Where to stay around Mortain?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 137 holiday lettings near Mortain. From 49 Houses to 48 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mortain for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dormont Chateau: 266 holiday lettings
  • Savigny Abbey: 346 holiday lettings
  • St-Aubin-des-Bois Station: 586 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Sever Station: 469 holiday lettings
  • Vire Station: 337 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 49 Houses in Mortain. Our other popular types of Mortain holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent beach rentals in Mortain?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 5 beach rentals in Mortain. You have also many other possibilities in Mortain area, including:

    Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

    Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mortain?

    Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 34 holiday homes with pool available in Mortain. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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      Make A Holiday Rental Gite in Mortain, France, Your Home Away From Home

      Located in Manche, which is within the Normandy region of France, Mortain is a quiet little town whose history is entwined with famous battles and colourful characters. Sitting on a rocky outcrop above the Cance Gorge, the town is surrounded by woodlands and waterfalls. Holidays in Mortain are for those who are seeking a little more than the sun, sea and sand vacation. Self catering accommodation in Mortain is of the highest standard, and by staying in a gite, you will be able to feel closer to the French community in this part of Normandy.

      Things to Do on Holiday in Mortain, France

      Being surrounded by such natural beauty, holidays in Mortain are ideal for those that like to enjoy the great outdoors. There are many hikes that can be taken in the area, along with cycle routes in varying distances and levels of difficulty. If you are interested in horse riding, then that can also be arranged whilst in the area. Other activities which can be arranged in the immediate area include rock climbing and canoeing.

      Places to Visit on Holiday in Mortain, France

      Mortain itself is well worth a day spent wandering around it in order to soak up the local architecture and get a feel for this area of Normandy. Slightly further afield there is much more to be seen and enjoyed. The Gothic abbey of Mont St Michel is just twenty miles away, and has stood the tests of time for well over one thousand years. About fifty miles away is Bayeux with its unique tapestry depicting the Norman conquest. The D-Day landing beaches make for an interesting day trip, and it is only when there, that the scale and reality of what exactly happened begins to sink in. Closer to the town, are two waterfalls which can be reached on foot.

      Weather in Mortain, France

      The best time of year to take holidays in Mortain, is in the months between April and September, which is when the weather is far more settled and the temperature warmer. During this period, the average high is consistently over 20 degrees Celsius. The winter months can be cold and damp, and may touch freezing during January, although the lowest average is around the eight degrees mark. The average rainfall for this part of France is around 22 inches per year.

      Travel to Mortain, France

      With France being the closest continental neighbour, many people from the United Kingdom decide that they will drive to France, and use one of the ferry services. There are regular ferries from Poole and Portsmouth which connect with the port at Cherbourg, and a service from Portsmouth runs to Caen. The best airport to use would be Dinard (DNR), and Ryanair offer frequent and affordable flights from London Stansted (STN) and East midlands (EMA).

      Activities and attractions in and around Mortain

      Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Mortain has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

      • Le Village Enchante (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
      • Domaine du Coquerel (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
      • Ange Michel Amuseument Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)