Where to stay around Carentan?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 244 holiday lettings near Carentan. From 114 Houses to 55 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carentan is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Carentan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Carentan. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Carentan Station: 783 holiday lettings
  • Utah Beach: 726 holiday lettings
  • Pointe du Hoc: 807 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Lo Station: 552 holiday lettings
  • Rampan Pont-Hebert Station: 629 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Carentan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Carentan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 114 Houses in Carentan. Our other popular types of Carentan holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 55 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 13 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I rent beach rentals in Carentan?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 70 beach rentals in Carentan. You have also many other possibilities in Carentan area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 24 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 22 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carentan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 50 holiday homes with pool available in Carentan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental Cottage in Carentan, France, Your Home Away From Home

    The town of Carentan is located within the Manche Department, in Normandy, northern France. It is situated just at the bottom of the Cherbourg Peninsula. By taking your holidays in Carentan, you will have access to many of the great towns and attractions that can be found in the regions of both Normandy and Brittany. Self catering accommodation in this part of the world is guaranteed to be of a very high standard and will really give you the chance to completely unwind and escape the rat-race for a while.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Carentan, France

    The main reason for wanting to take your holidays in Carentan is usually to enjoy a fairly rural location and just indulge in a couple of activities if the mood takes you. With this in mind, the town does offer a few activities for you to enjoy and these include the likes of swimming, tennis, walking and rambling, fishing, cycling, horseback riding, golf and when none of the above take your fancy - why not take a seat in a local café and watch the world go by whilst enjoying a cheeky glass of wine (or two!). Your holidays in Carentan will be located relatively close to the coast, either to the east or west of you, therefore, there are plenty of water sports to enjoy on the English Channel Coast.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Carentan, France

    As we have already stated, your holidays in Carentan will be perfectly placed to allow you to get out and explore the best of the regions of Normandy and Brittany. Heading west into Brittany, first of all: you have the delights of St Malo and Rennes very close by for you to enjoy. Within Normandy, Le Mont St Michel is very close and definitely deserves a full day’s exploration. You may also choose to pay Bayeux (for the world famous Tapestry) a visit; as well as the cities of Cherbourg, Caen and Le Havre within close proximity. Honfleur is a particularly gorgeous and quaint French fishing town and you will be glad you allocated the time to pay a visit.

    Weather in Carentan, France

    The weather on your holidays in Carentan will be that of a temperate climate. This part of France is very much influenced from The Gulf Stream, as are all the British Isles. Summer temperatures can regularly hit the mid-twenties degrees Celsius; whereas during the Winter, you can expect temperatures to average around 7 to 10 degrees Celsius. The annual average rainfall in this part of Normandy is around 23 inches.

    Travel to Carentan, France

    To ensure you reach your self catering cottage in Carentan as quickly as possible, you have a choice of two modes of transport: by air you may choose to fly into Rennes Airport (RNS). This has a regular service through Flybe, from airports such as Edinburgh (EDI), Exeter (EXT), Birmingham (BHX) and Southampton (SOU). By sea you have a choice of ferry services between Portsmouth and St Malo, Poole to Cherbourg and Portsmouth to Ouistreham (Caen): all through Brittany Ferries.

    Exploring the natural features in Carentan

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Carentan is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Omaha Beach (18 mi / 29 km)
    • Cotentin and Bessin Marshlands (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Utah Beach (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)