Located in Southern Finistère, Pont-Aven is rooted in a long tradition of visual art. Artists have always been drawn to the light and landscapes of Pont-Aven. With a museum and sixty private galleries, this town of painters is now also home to a haven of peace and luxury in the shape of the Domaine de Pont-Aven on the Pont-Aven heights.
Just a few minutes from our hotel, three exceptional golf clubs offer unforgettable courses among majestic landscapes. By the sea, in a superb wooded landscape or at the heart of an old domain, you will be spoilt for choice!
Make the most of your stay in Pont-Aven to discover the beauty of Southern Brittany. Wind your way along the paved roads of the astonishing Ville Close (walled town) in Concarneau before heading to the Glénan archipelago for a taste of paradise. Experience a total change of scenery!
Between the earth and the sea, Pont-Aven offers exceptionally beautiful natural surroundings which are a joy to explore on foot, by bike, kayak or boat. But the town of painters is also sure to delight with its rich cultural heritage, including art galleries and museum.
At the heart of the town of painters, the Domaine is home to a temporary exhibition space, the Art Gallery, which plays host to many regional artists, as well as some from further afield.
A small coastal village, Pont-Aven has become a major centre for painting thanks to the talents of a great many artists. Among them, Gauguin holds a special place, as he inspired a new approach and founded a new painting school: the painting school of Pont-Aven.