Getting married in Belle-îlePractical information !

Decided to say “Yes”? Belle-île is waiting for you to immortalize this moment! Indeed, the island has all the assets to allow you to organize an unforgettable wedding ceremony. You will find here all the practical information to help you plan this event !

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Bride and Groom Guides

Maritime links, accommodation, contacts with town halls or parishes, on-site vehicle rentals, but also caterers, beauty treatments, 100% local goodies and activities before, during or after the event… The essentials of Belle-île to be ready on D-day!

A wedding

Several solutions!

Regarding the organization, two solutions are available to you: a “turnkey” wedding or a “DIY” wedding – Do It Yourself – meaning that you manage everything from A to Z…It’s all a question of desire, time, budget and the number of your guests.

KEY-IN-HAND weddings

Professionals at your service

3 of our hotel partners will be able to help you organize your wedding. Planning, privatization of all or part of the establishment for the reception of your guests, provision of reception rooms or gardens for your cocktails and meals…Their teams will put all their know-how to the success of the most beautiful day of your life!

Contact them directly for more information and a custom quote!

Charming or luxury hotels…

…In prestigious settings!

Depending on your budget and/or number of guests, you can choose to rely entirely on 3 hotels, counting among the most beautiful of the island!

The Castel Clara Thalasso and Spa 4*, located on the wild coast in Goulphar, on the commune of Bangor, facing the ocean, invites happiness, in an elegant and relaxed atmosphere. Several reception rooms are at your disposal.

Near Castel Clara, Le Grand Large 3*, has a unique sea view from the rooms, the restaurant and its terrace, in a wild heather environment, a stone’s throw from the famous Port Coton Needles.

Le Cardinal 3*, located in Sauzon and its picturesque harbor, overlooks the ocean, offering a breathtaking panorama. Its restaurant “La Brasserie” is a prestigious reception venue with a sea view as well.


You've got the touch!

If you have the time and like to plan everything down to the last detail, here is the information to help you create an event that’s right for you!

Is the date set? All you have to do is contact the town hall, in the case of a civil wedding, or the parishes, in the case of a religious wedding.

Getting married at the town hall

Belle-Île has 4 communes, so it is four town halls that welcome you! Consult the websites of each town hall to know the procedures concerning the marriage files : Bangor town hall, Le Palais town hall, Locmaria town hall, Sauzon town hall. For all procedures related to marriages in France, we invite you to consult the official website of the French administration

Getting married in a church

Four churches will be able to welcome you for the celebration of your wedding, present on the 4 communes of the island. Once the place is determined, you can contact the person in charge of the parish. The wedding day must be between Monday and Saturday. No weddings will be celebrated on Sundays or on Good Friday and Saturday.

Contact the presbytery : 02 97 31 30 66 – 06 41 32 08 72.

Festival halls !

Spread over the 4 communes, you’re bound to find your happiness! For the animation, contact Escale Lumineuse, which offers tents, barnums as well as all the material and audio/video equipment for the most unusual ceremony for rent!

On the commune of Le Palais

Le Réduit B (former military building, superbly restored in the heart of Le Palais) and the Municipal Hall “Arletty” – Contact Le Palais Town Hall: + 33 2 97 31 80 16

Parish Hall: +33 2 97 31 30 66

On the commune of Bangor

Festival Hall – Contact: Town Hall +33 2 97 31 84 06

On the commune of Locmaria

Festival Hall – Contact: Town Hall +33 2 97 31 70 92

On the commune of Sauzon

Festival Hall – Contact: Town Hall +33 2 97 31 62 79

Islanders at your service

For a 100% local wedding!