"A magnificent treasure of feudalism, proudly placed to command the relays of the sea and the dunes": Honore de Balzac, pioneer of seaside tourism, described the town of Guérande in the 19th century.
Below are listed all our offers in Guerande if you intend to spend your holiday in Loire Atlantique. My home in proposes you also some accommodation in Batz sur Mer but also in Pornichet.
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And it is true that it is difficult to remain insensitive to the beauty
of this fortified medieval city, its maze of paved pedestrian alleys and
its proud mineral silhouette that is cut out on the marshes. Inscribed
in the network City and Country of art and history in 2004, for the
richness of its patrimony, Guérande is one of the treasures jealously
preserved of the Loire-Atlantique coast. Come and discover it by booking
your holiday rental in Guérande on our My Home In La Baule website. Fortified city of the Middle Ages, Guérande is a town steeped in history. It was there that the treaty was concluded which put an end to the war of succession of Brittany in the fourteenth century, and saw John IV of Brittany being designated Duke. It was there that Anne of Brittany came to take refuge when the plague ravaged Nantes. The Duchess still kept the city in her heart. Admirably preserved, Guérande today amazes its visitors by its high ramparts, preserved in their entirety, classified historical monuments. Access to the heart of the city is through four gates, including the Saint Michel Gate, the main gate, which dates from the middle of the 15th century. Inside, time seems to have become fixed: a labyrinth of cobbled streets serving small stone buildings, with slate roofs. You will appreciate to weave in and out happily in this labyrinth, you can stroll in its small shops of wine, more enticing ones than the others. If you prefer Prehistory in the Middle Ages, you can also go and discover the menhirs and dolmens preserved in the surroundings. Proud and mysterious, Guérande has inspired many artists and writers. For genuine holidays, book from now on your accommodation in Guérande and immerse yourself in the heart of historic Brittany.