Where to stay around Granville?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 512 holiday lettings near Granville. From 262 houses to 155 apartments, 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 Granville is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Granville Lighthouse: 1,329 holiday lettings
  • Granville Station: 1,325 holiday lettings
  • Notre-Dame du Cap Lihou Church: 1,321 holiday lettings
  • Mont Saint-Michel: 1,226 holiday lettings
  • Abbaye du Mont-Saint-Michel: 1,222 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 262 houses in Granville. Our other popular types of Granville holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 155 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 27 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Granville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Granville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Granville, France your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a fun vacation in the north of France might like to try the coastal resort of Granville 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 Granville, France

    Granville is a popular resort due in part to its long sandy beach, which is great for families or holidaymakers just looking to relax. The sea and other waterways of this region provide great opportunities for watersports such as swimming, sailing, fishing and wind surfing. Hikers, cyclists and horse riders will find many scenic areas to explore along the coast and in the extensive park and countryside. There are several golf courses in the Manche department including one at Breville-sur-Mer, which is about 10 minutes from Granville. Holidaymakers can also enjoy a game of tennis with courts open to the public located nearby. There is a good choice of restaurants, cafes and bars in the town serving excellent French cuisine and seafood. Some shops can be found here as well where self catering holidaymakers will be able to purchase food and beverages.

    Places to visit on holiday to Granville, France

    Holidaymakers will find plenty of interesting places to visit during their stay at Granville including the ancient church of Notre-Dame du Cap Lihou. There are some good museums situated in Granville too such as the Musee Christian Dior and the aquarium. A fantastic place to visit is the abbey on Mont Saint-Michel, an island located one kilometre from the northwest coast. About 40 minutes away is Coutances where there is a cathedral initially built in the 11th century and the beautiful botanical gardens dating back to the 17th century. Vire is another interesting town located about an hour from Granville. Here holidaymakers will see the 13th century gateway and the 15th century clock tower.

    Weather in Granville, 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 Granville, France

    Rennes –Saint Jacques Airport (RNS) is about one hour and 30 minute’s drive from Granville. 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.

    Activities and attractions in Granville

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Granville a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Roc des Harmonies Aquarium (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Champrepus Zoo (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
    • Golf Club Coutainville (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
    • Alligator Bay (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Granville

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Granville is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Saint-Martin de Brehal Beach (4.3 mi / 7 km)
    • Mont Saint-Michel Bay (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
    • Pointe du Grouin (14.3 mi / 23 km)
    • Garden of the Bishop (14.9 mi / 24 km)
    • Avranches Botanical Garden (15 mi / 24.1 km)
    • Coutances Botanical Garden (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)