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48°16.72′N, 4°35.35′W Chart icon.png
Camaret at low water

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Camaret is on the southern side of the Rade de Brest. There are no dangers in the approach.


Visiting yachts moor alongside one of the three pontoons inside the breakwater outside the fishing harbour. Shelter here is reasonable, although it can get a bit rolly with strong northerly winds. Water and electricity are available on the pontoons.

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Marine Stores

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Fuel, Water, & Electricity

Water and electricity on the pontoons.

Things to do Ashore


Lagatjar alignments

The prehistoric alignments of Lagatjar en route to Pointe de Pen Hir are worth a visit.

Grocery & Supply Stores

An excellent supermarket, Super U, in the town and a good hardware store (M. Bricolage).


Hotel de France had a good set menu and the little family restaurant La Cotriade was very good value (back in 2000!)




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  • Camaret was always one of our favourite places on our way up and down this coast. Please update this entry if it's one of yours (or even if it isn't!) s/y Athene of Lymington.

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