10 fine sandy beaches

La plage du centre

La plage du Centre in the heart of the town, sheltered by the Cap and framed by the picturesque village of Tu-Es-Roc and the Pointe de la Heussaye, with a promenade running along its length. Public toilets.

La Grève du Goulet

Panoramic views from the coast path.

La Plage de Caroual : superb stretch of sand, over 2 kilometres long.

Lifeguards on the beach in July and August. First aid post, showers and public toilets.
Filets de volley CAP ARMOR tous les après-midis en été (accès libre et gratuit). Tournois de volley tous les vendredis et dimanches.
Two « tiralos » (amphibious wheelchairs) enable physically disabled people to access the sand and the sea. Available from the Caroual first aid post during opening hours.

La plage de Saint Pabu continues on from Caroual

twixt hill and ocean.

wild beaches :

Lourtouais, le Portuais, le Guen and Lanruen, running on from the Cap, four beaches separated by rocks, surrounded by pinewoods and heathland blooming with gorse and heather.

La plage Saint Michel,

opposite the island and Les Montiers, near Les Hôpitaux village and harbour.

Quality of bathing water

The bathing water is good quality, except in exceptional circumstances.

See the results of latest analysis of the quality of bathing water in Erquy. imagebaignades.sante.gouv.fr/navigMap.d...

The presence of animals is prohibited on all beaches from May 15 to September 15.

Erquy's Beaches