Where to stay around Saint-Germain-sur-Ay?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 342 holiday lettings near Saint-Germain-sur-Ay. From 236 houses to 41 cottages, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Saint-Germain-sur-Ay area.

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

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

  • Corps de Garde de Saint-Germain-sur-Ay: 880 holiday lettings
  • Carteret Beach: 560 holiday lettings
  • Carteret Lighthouse: 563 holiday lettings
  • Coutances Cathedral: 1,010 holiday lettings
  • Chef-du-Pont-Ste-Mere Station: 940 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saint-Germain-sur-Ay 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-Germain-sur-Ay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 236 houses in Saint-Germain-sur-Ay. Our other popular types of Saint-Germain-sur-Ay holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 41 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 20 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Saint-Germain-sur-Ay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Saint-Germain-sur-Ay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Saint-Germain-sur-Ay, France your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a fascinating and fun vacation in the northwest of France might like to try Saint-Germain-sur-Ay in the Normandy region. Located in the Manche department this is a delightful area with many things for tourists to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs, gites and apartments.

    Things to do on holiday to Saint-Germain-sur-Ay, France

    This area is convenient for the beach where holidaymakers can relax on the warm summer days and take a swim in the sea. There are ample opportunities for trying various watersports such as diving, wind surfing, sailing and fishing. Hiking, cycling and horse riding are good ways to explore the coastal routes and countryside by Saint-Germain-sur-Ay. The Manche department has many golf courses as well as public tennis courts. There are some good restaurants, cafes and bars in and around Saint-Germain-sur-Ay with fine French dishes and excellent seafood. Various shops can be found here as well where self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food and beverages.

    Places to visit on holiday to Saint-Germain-sur-Ay, France

    A holiday in Saint-Germain-sur-Ay will allow visitors to enjoy many fantastic sights in the area. For example Coutances is just half an hour away and features a wonderful 13th century cathedral as well pretty churches and public botanical gardens. Cherbourg-Octeville is approximately one hour away and has a botanical garden as well as a couple of very good art and maritime museums. Granville is an hour’s drive south of Saint-Germain-sur-Ay and has some excellent museums and an aquarium. Bayeux is also well worth visiting for its famous tapestry and is about an hour and 15 minutes away. Holidaymakers can also take day trips to Jersey from the ports of Carteret and Dielette.

    Weather in Saint-Germain-sur-Ay, France

    July and August are the warmest months of the year in Normandy with average high temperatures of 21 degrees centigrade. January and February are the coolest months with average highs of 9 degrees and lows of 4 degrees centigrade. As well as being one of the coldest months, February is also usually the driest with an average of 49mm of rainfall. December sees the highest level of precipitation with an average of 84mm.

    Travel to Saint-Germain-sur-Ay, France

    Rennes –Saint Jacques Airport (RNS) is about two hours and 10 minutes drive from Saint-Germain-sur-Ay. Flights arrive here from a handful of French cities as well as Southampton (SOU) with Flybe, who also offer seasonal flights from Birmingham (BHX), Edinburgh (EDI), Exeter (EXT) and Manchester (MAN). Seasonal flights also arrive here from Barcelona (BCN) courtesy of Brit Air and from Cork and Dublin (DUB) with Aer Arann. Alamo, Avis, Europcar, Hertz, National/Citer and Sixt are car hire companies represented at the airport. Alternatively a ferry service crosses the English Channel from Poole and Portsmouth on the south coast of England to Cherbourg. The drive from Cherbourg to Saint-Germain-sur-Ay is approximately one hour.

    Activities and attractions in Saint-Germain-sur-Ay

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Saint-Germain-sur-Ay a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lessay Raceway and Aerodrome (5 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Golf Club Coutainville (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Saint-Germain-sur-Ay

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Saint-Germain-sur-Ay is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Barneville Beach (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
    • Carteret Beach (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
    • Coutances Botanical Garden (14.9 mi / 24 km)
    • Cotentin and Bessin Marshlands (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)