Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Avranches

Come and experience Avranches and its monuments, history and museums. This relaxing and walkable city is well known for its parks, local tours and beaches. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Avranches

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Avranches a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alligator Bay (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Champrepus Zoo (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Ange Michel Amuseument Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Roc des Harmonies Aquarium (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Avranches

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Avranches is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Garden of the Bishop (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Avranches Botanical Garden (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Mont Saint-Michel Bay (13.7 mi / 22 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Avranches

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Avranches Station.

Where to stay around Avranches?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 293 holiday lettings near Avranches. From 181 Houses to 47 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 Avranches is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Scriptorial d'Avranches Museum: 1,075 holiday lettings
  • Garden of the Bishop: 1,054 holiday lettings
  • St. Gervais Basilica: 1,063 holiday lettings
  • Avranches Station: 1,057 holiday lettings
  • Mont Saint-Michel: 1,304 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Avranches 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 Avranches?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 181 Houses in Avranches. Our other popular types of Avranches holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 47 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 47 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Avranches?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 32 holiday homes with pool available in Avranches. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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