Hotel in Pénestin

Welcome to l’Ancre d’Or

We are a small family run hotel in Penestin, Southern Brittany, located overlooking the beachfront of the famous “ Gold Mine Beach.

After having managed Hotels, Gites and Bed and Breakfasts in Amboise in the Loire Valley and the Correze , we have now favoured a small hotel structure in order to offer you a personalised and relaxed welcome, but with professionalism and security of a hotel.

hotel ancre d'or

hotel ancre d'or

hotel ancre d'or

Plage de la mine d'or

Couché de soleil sur la plage de la mine d'or

Plage de la mine d'or - hotel pénestin 2

hotel pénestin - vue balcon

Plage de la mine d'or - hotel pénestin

Free private parking and WiFi.


The surface areas of the rooms vary between 15 and 20m² with air conditioning, TV, a shower room with WC.
The “Île d’Ouessant – n° 1” has a balcony with sea view.
The large sea view room “Belle Île en mer – n° 2” with an area of 21 m² has a sea view balcony of 12 m².
The sea view rooms “Île d’Aloes n° 3, Île Dumet n° 4, Île aux Moines n° 5” have a sea view balcony.
The “Île d’Hoëdic n°6” room benefits from a 15 m² terrace with sea view.
Looking forward to the pleasure of welcoming you to southern Brittany, we wish you a pleasant stay in advance.



Equipment :

  • Shower – Sink – WC (standards with disabilities)
  • Beds : 90cm x 200cm (2x) // or 180cm x 200cm (x1)
  • Equipped kitchen: sink – 2 induction hobs – fridge – microwave
  • Air conditioning
  • TV

Ideally located between the Guérande peninsula and the Gulf of Morbihan, you can easily visit two regions, Loire Atlantique and Brittany, and in particular…

Islands : Belle île en Mer , Houat et Hoëdic, l’île aux moines, etc …

Cities : Guérande, le Croisic, Piriac-sur-Mer , La Baule, … La Roche Bernard, Vannes, Sarzeau, Saint Gildas de Rhuys, Arzon – Port Navalo …

Parks : parc naturel régional de Brière, parc naturel régional du golfe du Morbihan


What people say about us

Comfortable and welcoming, just a short walk to a beautiful beach which is just one of many in the area .Creperies abound in this area with some just a stone’s throw from the hotel.The coastal path which has been restored recently gives great views in all directions.

Mike V.