Destination guide

Travel to rustic Upper Normandy

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Upper Normandy. Renowned for its yoga, rowing and cheese shops, this city welcomes all visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Upper Normandy

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Upper Normandy a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rouen Espace Karting (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Rouen Mont-Saint-Aignan Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Caresse de Tigre (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • S2PL Saint Pierre Paintball Loisirs (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Lery-Poses Golf (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Biotropica Zoological Conservatory (13 mi / 21 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Upper Normandy

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Upper Normandy is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Roumare Forest (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Square Verdrel (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Parc de Cleres (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Jardin des Sculptures Chateau de Bois-Guilbert (21.1 mi / 33.9 km)
  • Jardin du Mesnil (22 mi / 35.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Upper Normandy

The nearest airport is in Rouen (URO-Rouen - Seine Valley), located 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Deauville (DOL-Normandie), which is 37 mi (59.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Charles de Gaulle Tram Station, Saint Julien Tram Station and Place du 8-Mai Tram Station are the main stations that serve the city. Catch a ride on the metro at Honoré de Balzac Tram Stop to easily navigate the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Upper Normandy?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,007 holiday lettings around Upper Normandy. From 106 villas to 321 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a seaside property in Upper Normandy?

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside... said... absolutely everyone. Find the right shared setting for your squad and you'll be well on your way to basking in beachy bliss! HomeAway has 1,434 beachside rental properties to select from. Open to more ideas? HomeAway has tons more rental options to have a look at, including:

  • 1,217 beach holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,216 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 862 city-centre holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Upper Normandy?

Rather than staying in a forgettable, cookie-cutter hotel room this holiday, you could go for a whole house. You'll be part of the neighbourhood in no time! There are 1,518 options currently listed on HomeAway. Prices start from £26 a night. If that doesn't agree with your group's taste, we have a range of other self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • Apartment: 1,292 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £18 per night.
  • Cottage: 333 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £22 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 249 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £18 per night.

Can I stay in Upper Normandy in a large group?

There's nothing like reuniting with old work colleagues or spending a week or so with your family in a marvellous new locale. And what's best, HomeAway has options big enough for the whole squad. House holiday rentals are the preferred choice here for large groups of travellers. Our international database presently has 370 available. The lodging options that are perfect for large numbers in this area include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we've got 1,173 rental accommodation perfect for that size. Book a night from just £39.
  • If you've got 8 in your family, you'll be pleased to discover that there are 595 holiday rentals perfect. Prices begin at just £26 a night.
  • On a trip away with 5 guests? We have 555 rental accommodation that match your requirements. Prices begin at just £26 per night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you can take your mom, your grandpa and all your besties to Upper Normandy.

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