Useful information

How to go to Châteaubriant

> 50 minutes from Rennes

> 55 minutes from Nantes

> 1h from Angers

> 1h07 from Nantes by Tram-Train

> 3h45 from Paris

 

 

GPS coordinates

N 47°43’15.413”
O 1°22’34.406″

By car

From Nantes: take National Road 137 until Nozay, than take the Départementale 771.

From Rennes: take the National Road 137 until Bain de Bretagne, then take the Départementale 772.

From Angers: take the Départementale 775 until Pouancé, then take the Départementale 771.

From Laval: take the Départementale 771 until Châteaubriant

On the rally site

Baker: every morning, a baker will be on the rally site, so that you can enjoy bread and pastries. You can also order cakes for the next day.

Shops: there is a supermarket next to the rally site. You can find other supermarkets in town. You will also find fashion stores, grocery stores, car repair shops, bicycles stores, coffee shops, hotels, restaurants, culture/entertainment/sports stores, home/decoration, gifts, beauty along with other services.
See the full list of stores and services on the city website : http://www.mairie-chateaubriant.fr/listes/commercants

Wi-Fi: available in la Halle de Béré.

Electricity: Electricity (6 amperes) is available as an option at your campsite.

 Pubs: 4 pubs will be on site for you to drink during your stay. You will have to buy tickets at the point of sale to pay for your orders.

Snacks: this service will be available on site during nights when there is no optional dinner planned.

Optional group meals: 4 meals will be offered, subject to the number of available places. We advise that you book your seats before arriving on site. See registration form and Menu and price of group meals

Tours: they all begin at the rally site, either for a half-day or a full day. A guide is at your disposal depending on your language (French, English, German). We advise that you book your tickets in advance. See Registration form and Tours Content and Prices.

Shows: Each night, you can attend a show at the Halle de Béré. For everyone’s comfort and to facilitate the organization, we ask you to be observant of the show schedule times.

Exhibitors from partner villages and local merchants will be available on site

 Lost and found: please turn in lost objects to the welcoming point on site.

Farmer markets in the city: they take place every Wednesday and Saturday morning. On Wednesday mornings, 130 merchants will offer local products, fruits and vegetables, poultry, flowers, clothes and jewels. The farmer market is held in the centre town streets, from 8AM to 1PM. On Saturday mornings, the farmer market is only about food and held by local producers (cheeses, charcuteries, poultry at the Ernest Bréant Square (behind the town hall). As of today, 7 local producers will be present on the Saturday farmer market.

Post office: Each day we will ship stamped mail that is dropped in the box located next to the welcome office.

Emptying wastewater and mobile chemical restrooms:  emptying wastewater in the restrooms is forbidden. Please use the sewage points.

Pets: Please keep your dog on leash and clean up after your pet. Please note that you can’t bring it with you to tours, meals and events organized in the Halle de BERE. Your pet must be identified with a tattoo and must have a valid rabies vaccination. First and second category dogs are not allowed within the rally site.

Garbage: waste must be placed in closed bags and dropped in the containers. Please recycle. Waste will be collected every day.

Health: Hospital and clinics are available in Châteaubriant. The city has 52 doctors. A Red Cross relay will be present on site.

Security: the city has a city police, a police station and a fire department. The site will be monitored, but please stay alert during your stay. We will ask you to wear you Rally badge at all time so that we can control participants on site. Entrance and exit will be monitored all day, and will be closed from 11PM to 7AM. In case of emergency, please contact the person on call (it will be displayed at the welcome office)

Transportation around the site: you can go by foot to the city centre. We are also planning to have a small shuttle between the Halle de Béré (rally site) and the city centre.

Accommodations: It is possible to rent a trailer or a motorhome on site if you don’t have your own. Ask for information through the registration form. It is also possible to book a hotel. Please indicate clearly your needs on the registration form.

Disabled persons: it is possible to book a specific campsite. Please indicate clearly your needs on the registration form.

Cash: Several cash machines are available in Châteaubriant city as well as in the supermarket near the rally site.

Gas: Possibility to buy gas in the Hyper U supermarket near the site.