Where to stay around Gavray?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 300 holiday lettings near Gavray. From 179 houses to 58 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gavray for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Fonderie de Cloches: 1,010 holiday lettings
  • Museum of the Bay of Mont Saint-Michel: 1,171 holiday lettings
  • Granville Lighthouse: 1,319 holiday lettings
  • Garden of the Bishop: 1,009 holiday lettings
  • Coutances Cathedral: 996 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 179 houses in Gavray. Our other popular types of Gavray holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 11 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gavray?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 35 holiday homes with pool available in Gavray. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Gavray, France, Your Home Away From Home

    Gavray is a small market town set 20km from the coast, in the Normandy region of France. There is a range of self catering accommodation in Gavray on offer to suit all needs, whether you need a simple room or something bigger. The most popular are holiday rental apartments in Gavray, as these provide a perfect base where you can feel at home surrounded by all mod-cons, and can explore the Normandy region at your absolute leisure.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Gavray, France

    There are many activities to do whilst on holiday in Gavray. With the beach a mere 20 km away, you will soon be sunbathing, swimming (on a warm day!), canoeing or kite flying. Inland, there is even more to do, with such activities as golf, horse riding, cycling, walking and fishing all possible. In fact, you may find out that you do not have enough time to do everything that you want, which is why people return year after year to this fascinating region.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Gavray, France

    This area of France has a history stretching back hundreds, if not thousands of years. Normandy was, of course, where the Norman invasion of the UK originated from, and many castles have been left behind from this time. In fact, there is a ruined Norman castle in Gavray itself. Bayeux, home of the tapestry depicting the invasion, is just an hour’s drive away, and a trip here could be combined with a visit to the World War II landing beaches, where the liberation of Europe began. Historic towns to visit include Avranches, Granville, Coutances and the absolute must-see destination of Le Mont St Michel. This region is also famous for its cider production, and no holiday in Gavray would be complete without visiting a cider farm, or Calvados as it is known locally.

    Weather in Gavray, France

    The weather in Gavray is very similar to the UK weather. The warmest months are July and August, where the average temperatures are around 22 degrees Celsius, and rainfall is lower at 60mm for each month. December and January are the coldest months, where the average temperatures are 8 degrees Celsius, although night frosts are common. Holidays in Gavray are most popular during the summer months.

    Travel to Gavray, France

    Visitors from the United Kingdom should certainly give some consideration into driving to their holiday rental apartment in Gavray. The use of a vehicle will be invaluable in exploring the region, and will eliminate the costs involved in hiring one. The nearest ports are at St. Malo, Caen and Cherbourg. If flying is more your style, then the closest airport is at Dinard (DNR), with a slightly bigger one being at Rennes (RNS). Flights from UK cities such as London Stansted (STN) and Southampton (SOU) land at these two airports from airlines such as Flybe and Ryanair.

    Activities and attractions in Gavray

    Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Gavray a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Champrepus Zoo (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Roc des Harmonies Aquarium (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
    • Golf Club Coutainville (16 mi / 25.8 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Gavray

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Gavray is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Saint-Martin de Brehal Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
    • Coutances Botanical Garden (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
    • Garden of the Bishop (14.9 mi / 24 km)
    • Avranches Botanical Garden (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)