“La Semaine du Golfe” or Gulf Week is an international sailing event in the Gulf of Morbihan, South Brittany
Every 2 years, for Ascension holiday, the Gulf of Morbihan hosts the Gulf Week, a famous festival of classic sailing boats.
Unfortunately, the 2021 edition of the Semaine du Golfe is cancelled due to the health care context.
A maritime key event and a majour festival
Once every 2 years, more than 1000 classic boats come to celebrate this great sailing event in the Gulf of Morbihan.
Sail & oar craft, small “camp cruising” boats, classic yachts, fishing boats, classic motorboats, as well as tall ships, such as three-masts barks, bricks, topsail schooners, ketchs or prestigious racing yachts… will sail around the islands of the Gulf.
2019 Guests of honor ” From North Cape to the Grand Canal ” : two special guests are invited in 2019, Norway and Venezia. Replicas of Viking boats, gondolas and other traditional fishing boats come to sail in the Gulf!
Every day is a party in the harbour and on the water!
The flotillas go sailing in regattas every day and stop for the night in 18 harbours in the Gulf of Morbihan : Baden, Larmor-Baden, Saint-Goustan old harbour (Auray), île aux Moines (Moines island), île d’Arz (Arz island), Vannes …
A major festival
Spectators will enjoy the view from ashore or onboard traditional sailing ships.
Every night, one of the 17 Gulf’s harbours will welcome crews and visitors with an animated programme, traditional music, entertainment : Saint-Goustan old harbour in Auray, lle aux Moines, Ile d’Arz, Larmor-Baden, Vannes …
High points of the Semaine du Golfe :
- First day : The Opening Parade : the sailing boats enter the Gulf
- “Ile d’Arz” day
- Flotillas’ regattas
- Last day : The Great Parade, all boats will sail out of the Gulf and will come back with the tide, offering a gorgeous show to close this event in great style…
Book your accomodation in Baden, on the Gulf of Morbihan – the sooner the better !
Discover our 3-night or 4-night week-end packages during”Semaine du Golfe” (Ascension short break holiday).
Cottage Penty 2 flowers 4P : from€ 352
Roulotte Insolite 4P : from 365€
Cottage ty Meur 2 fleowers 4/6P : from 365€
Cottage Pacifique 3 flowers 4P : from 374€
Cottage Atlantique 3 flowers 4P : from 387€
Cottage Méditerranée 3 flowers 4P : from 414€
Cottage Bretagne 3 flowers 5P : from 365€
Cottage Dolmen 3 flowers 5/6P : from 462€
Chalet Lodge 3 flowers 6P : from 488€
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Cottage Patio 4 fleurs 4P : from 541€
Cottage Patio Belle Ile 4P : from 559€
Cottage Patio Belle Ile 6P : from 612€
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Cottage Family 4 flowers 6P : from 590€
Cottage Zen Premium 5P : from 651€
Chalet Ty Bihan 4 flowers 6P : from 625€