|Community association||Montfort Community|
|surface||14.7 km 2|
|Residents||3,584 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||244 inhabitants / km 2|
Town hall (Mairie) of Breteil
Breteil ( Breton : Brezhiel ) is a French municipality with 3584 inhabitants (as of January 1 2017) in the department of Ille-et-Vilaine in the region of Brittany ; it belongs to the Arrondissement of Rennes and the canton of Montfort-sur-Meu . The inhabitants are called Breteillais (es) .
Breteil is about ten kilometers west-northwest of Rennes . The river Meu limits the municipality in the southwest. Breteil is surrounded by the neighboring communities of Pleumeleuc in the north, Saint-Gilles in the east and northeast, La Chapelle-Thouarault in the southeast, Talensac in the south, Montfort-sur-Meu in the west and southwest and Bédée in the northwest.
- Saint-Malo church, built in the early 16th century (see also: List of Monuments historiques in Breteil )
- Chapel of the Abbey of Montfort-sur-Meu
- La Riolais Chapel, built in the 17th century
- Le Patrimoine des Communes d'Ille-et-Vilaine. Flohic Editions, Volume 2, Paris 2000, ISBN 2-84234-072-8 , pp. 972-974.