Situated 4km from the city centre, Hostel Lorient is ideally located right on the edge of the Pond de Ter and only 4km from Brittany's beaches. Local attractions include the incredible megaliths in Erdeven and Carnac.
Hostel Lorient is open 24 hours and offers many facilities including Internet access, a self-catering kitchen, a games room, a TV room, a common room, and a garden with barbecue. Guests can also do their laundry on site, store luggage, attend a disco party and take part in sporting activities.
Historically Lorient was an important fishing and industrial port. One of the biggest attractions at Lorient is the German submarine base from the World War II. The modern town has a bustling centre and the Scorff and Blavet Valleys offer picturesque countryside, charming villages and stunning beaches.
What travellers think
The self catering kitchen was not very clean and some important items were missing (the knives did not cut and there was no pasta strainer); the 'free food' corner was badly organised and looked very unhygienic.
Wed 29 Jul 2015