Youth Hostel Cancale - Mont Saint-Michel Bay

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With its feet in the water, in a cove on the beach, the Cancale youth hostel offers a total change of scenery.

March 01 – November 09
Youth hostel available 24 hours a day

Reception hours: 9am-12pm, 6-8pm
(except July and August 9am-12pm, 5pm-10pm)

Vacation vouchers accepted
Bank cards accepted
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HI Cancale youth hostel enjoys a “seafront” location with a view of Mont-Saint-Michel. In this exceptional site, where the preservation of the environment is a priority, travelers can breathe the sea air and recharge their batteries. An essential stopover for exploring the Emerald Coast, Mont-Saint-Michel and Saint-Malo, HI Cancale youth hostel is also ideal for travelers who enjoy water sports and nature activities. Come aboard and let yourself be rocked by the waves!

Access information about the youth hostel :

services of the youth hostel of Cancale - Mont Saint-Michel Bay


72 beds
24 rooms
Rooms with 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7 beds
15 camping places



Available services

Wifi connection / Independent kitchen / Laundry / Luggage storage / Library / Relaxation area / Barbecue / Game room / Playground / TV room / Garden / Bicycle garage / Bicycle rental / Theme nights


Restaurants / Bars: 2 km
Grocery store / Market: 3 km
Exchange office: 3 km
Travel agency / Excursion office: 3 km

services of the youth hostel for groups



Available room(s)

2 meeting rooms: 34 seats


Single/double rooms for attendants and drivers
Parking for coaches

You like
  • Enjoy a multitude of nautical activities with your family or friends.
  • Have a good breakfast while enjoying a view of the beach and the Mont-Saint-Michel.
  • Join the Pointe du Grouin via the customs path 10 meters from the youth hostel.
  • Taste typical dishes of the region such as pancakes, galettes, oysters and other local specialties.

the activities of the youth hostel of Cancale - Mont Saint-Michel Bay

Once you enter our youth hostel, you will find yourself in the heart of the Breton nature. You can relax on the beach, take the customs path (GR34) during a hike, rent a bike to ride the many nearby bike paths… With the National Fort, the Petit-Bé Fort, the Solidor Tower, the Pointe du Grouin and the Mont-Saint-Michel nearby, many cultural and natural activities are waiting for you!

  • Sailboat
  • Sea kayaking
  • Hiking – logo iti rando Explore Brittany with
  • Stand up paddle
  • Surfing / Kitesurfing
  • Mountain bike / VTC
  • Sailing / Windsurfing
  • Bike
  • Monuments / Castles / Museums
  • Amusement park / Entertainment
  • Natural heritage
  • UNESCO sites
  • Beach: 10 m
  • Wooded / Forested area: 10 m
  • Recreational facilities: 2 km
  • Cultural center: 3 km
  • Museums / Art galleries: 3 km
  • Places of nightlife: 4 km
  • Historical sites: 15 km

Map & access


Line 5 Saint-Malo – Cancale > Port Picain stop
Route 9 (July-August) Saint-Malo – La Fresnais > Port Picain stop


Saint-Malo (15 km)


Rennes (70 km)


Saint-Malo (15 km)

Access by road

A11 then follow “Saint-Malo” (RN137) from Rennes, then Cancale (D76)

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