Destination guide

The friendly area of Saint-Contest awaits your stay

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Saint-Contest. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Festyland and Cathedrale Notre-Dame Bayeux are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Saint-Contest

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Saint-Contest a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Festyland (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Caen Botanical Garden (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Prairie Racecourse (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Caen Golf (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Aquanacre (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Centre Equestre de Ouistreham (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Saint-Contest

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Saint-Contest. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Caen Botanical Garden (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Sword Beach (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Ouistreham Beach (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Courseulles-sur-Mer Beach (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Juno Beach (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Gold Beach (12 mi / 19.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Saint-Contest

Fly into Caen (CFR-Carpiquet), the closest airport, located 3.4 mi (5.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Deauville (DOL-Normandie), which is 27.1 mi (43.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Saint-Contest?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 546 holiday lettings near Saint-Contest. From 223 Houses to 188 Flats, 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 Saint-Contest is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Saint-Contest?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Saint-Contest:

  • Calmette: 24 holiday homes
  • Port Guillaume: 253 holiday homes
  • La Prairie: 37 holiday homes
  • Caen City Centre: 36 holiday homes
  • Pierre Heuze: 21 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Arromanches D-Day Museum: 1,075 holiday lettings
  • Mulberry Harbour: 1,077 holiday lettings
  • Sword Beach: 2,446 holiday lettings
  • Cabourg Beach: 2,718 holiday lettings
  • Dives-sur-Mer Dives-Cabourg Station: 2,713 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saint-Contest 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 Saint-Contest?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 223 Houses in Saint-Contest. Our other popular types of Saint-Contest holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 188 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 36 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Saint-Contest?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 45 holiday homes with pool available in Saint-Contest. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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