Where to stay around Normandy?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,559 holiday lettings near Normandy. From 3,184 Houses to 2,339 Studios, 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 Normandy is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Normandy?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Normandy. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Honfleur: 1,290 holiday homes
  • Lower Normandy: 6,338 holiday homes
  • Upper Normandy: 2,946 holiday homes
  • Caen: 464 holiday homes
  • Deauville: 2,039 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Normandy! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Normandy?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Normandy with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Honfleur: 1,290 holiday lettings
  • Rouen: 150 holiday lettings
  • Sourdeval: 177 holiday lettings
  • Caen: 464 holiday lettings
  • Deauville: 2,039 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Normandy?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Normandy are:

  • Alencon (XAN): 100 self catering accommodations
  • Vallee De Seine Airport (URO): 235 self catering accommodations
  • Dieppe (DPE-Saint-Aubin): 549 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Normandy?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Normandy. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial: 810 holiday rentals
  • Normandy Bridge: 1,929 holiday rentals
  • Mont Saint-Michel: 1,143 holiday rentals
  • Deauville Beach: 2,539 holiday rentals
  • Bagnoles de L'Orne en Normandie Golf Club: 172 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Normandy listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental in Normandy (Normandie) your home away from home in northwestern France.

In Rouen, guests of Normandy holiday rentals can explore the well-preserved medieval and Renaissance sections of town and visit the Place du Vieux-Marche, the town square where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake in 1431. Rouen is home to a number of fabulous churches, including the Cathedrale Notre-Dame, the 14th century St-Ouen, and St-Godard. Top museums include the Musee de Antiquties and the Musee des Beaux-Arts.

Calvados is an agricultural region known for its cheese, cider and the apple brandy known as Calvados. The chic coastal resorts of Trouville and Deauville lie off the Cote Fleurie, while Cote de Nacre Luc-sur-Mer and Courseulles-sur-Mer are less expensive alternatives for Normandy holiday rentals. The port city of Caen was mostly destroyed during World War II, but the Abbaye aux Dames and Abbaye aux Hommes, founded by William the Conqueror and his wife Mathilda, were spared.

Normandy is perhaps best known as the site of the 1944 D-Day invasion, and guests of Normandy holiday rentals can visit a number of sights commemorating D-Day. Off the beach of Arromanches-les-Bains are the remains of the enormous prefabricated port that was tugged across the English Channel to facilitate the troop landing. In the Musee du Debarquement are maps, models, photographs, and a diorama depicting the landing.

The remains of 9,300 American soldiers lie in the Normandy American Cemetery, overlooking the section of Omaha Beach where the 1st Division landed on D- Day. Other historic sights include Point du Hoc, where a monument honors the American Rangers who scaled the cliffs in order to attack the machine gun nests, and Utah Beach, where the 4th Infantry Division landed.

The Manche region, surrounded on three sides by the English Channel, is home to one of France's most visited sights, the magnificent island abbey of Mont-St-Michel, which is still inhabited by Benedictine monks. Other highlights of the region for guests of Normandy holiday rentals include the historic town of Coutances, and Granville, which features a museum about Christian Dior, the famous fashion designer who was raised here.

In the Orne region, guests of Normandy holiday rentals can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities at France's largest national park, the Parc Regional du Normandie-Maine. Other attractions include cheese tasting at La Maison du Camembert, spa treatments at the thermal spa of Bagnoles-de-L'Orne, and horse shows at Haras du Pin.

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You're sure to find the perfect holiday rental home for a memorable holiday in France. Find your Normandy holiday rental today!