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Plage de la Mine d'Or

Rue de la Plage, 56760 Penestin, France
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Interesting Coast line

A good beach for a walk with some unusual rock formations to study.Penestin has real class amnd an... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Christopher G
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Daventry, United Kingdom
NON-TROPICAL FAMILY PARADISE

Why would you need to go to some tropical paradise when there's a huge, perfect beach just a few... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
chr210
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Penestin, France
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
22 Sep 2017
“Interesting Coast line”
18 May 2017
“NON-TROPICAL FAMILY PARADISE”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Rue de la Plage, 56760 Penestin, France
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

A good beach for a walk with some unusual rock formations to study.Penestin has real class amnd an air of prosperity

Thank Christopher G
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Why would you need to go to some tropical paradise when there's a huge, perfect beach just a few hours away (Manchester-Penestin 5 hours). When the tide's out there's a lovely walk along the beach; when it's in there's a stunning walk along the cliffs....More

Thank chr210
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

very nice ans scenic sand beach, perfect for family for a quiet stay, but a lot of wind, waves.... wind surf and kite surf possibilities, sea fishing... a paradise for geologist also, with an ancient gold mine, a very interesting transgression of miocene sandstone, metamorphic...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

It was a truly beautiful day, halloween, and tge sun was shining. It is a really lovely place beautiful stretch of beach, coastal walk. Highly recommended.

Thank Lynda F
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

This is a very good place for families to spend the day. Free parking is available with toilets. Nearby are eating places. The only downside is that a children's holiday club (residential) had taken over one of the nearby properties but the expanse of beach...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2015

Clean beautiful beach with a great coastal walk along the top. Very safe, although do watch out for the sea urchins in the shallows. Get you kids to look out for the starfish there are loads of them on the rocks.

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Reviewed 16 August 2015

Minimal parking for such a large beach, steep incline exiting beach, and eateries are a good walk from beach.

Thank J W
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