HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

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.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
    (15 reviews)
    avg/night
    • 2 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 4
    Apartment #1874074
    15
    Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
      Excellent! 4.7/5
      (34 reviews)
      avg/night
      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 4
      Apartment #661831a
      34
      Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
        Excellent! 4.7/5
        (9 reviews)
        avg/night
        • 2 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 5
        Apartment #6872325
        9
        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
          Excellent! 4.4/5
          (10 reviews)
          avg/night
          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 6
          Apartment #903364a
          10
          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (16 reviews)
            avg/night
            • 2 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Apartment #1312985a
            16
            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.8/5
              (6 reviews)
              avg/night
              • 3 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 6
              House #1447097a
              6
              Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (11 reviews)
                avg/night
                • 1 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 3
                Apartment #1460642a
                11
                Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                  Excellent! 4.3/5
                  (15 reviews)
                  avg/night
                  • 1 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Separate Toilet
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Apartment #661778a
                  15
                  Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                    Very Good! 4.2/5
                    (15 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Apartment #1079950a
                    15
                    Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (18 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      • 2 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Apartment #1287091a
                      18
                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                        (10 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        • Studio
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Studio #1385988a
                        10
                        Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                          (18 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          • 3 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Apartment #896403a
                          18
                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                            (17 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            • 4 BR
                            • 3 BA
                            • Sleeps 8
                            House #900915a
                            17
                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                              Good! 3.9/5
                              (16 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              House #669116a
                              16
                              Viewed 107 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                (12 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                • 3 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 6
                                Apartment #1097734a
                                12
                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.4/5
                                  (30 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  • 1 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 5
                                  Apartment #1213320a
                                  30
                                  Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Very Good! 4.2/5
                                    (11 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    • 1 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Separate Toilet
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    Apartment #6399100
                                    11
                                    Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                      (20 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      House #604421a
                                      20
                                      Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                        (7 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Separate Toilet
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Apartment #6621058
                                        7
                                        Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                          avg/night
                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 2
                                          Apartment #1689384
                                          2
                                          Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                                            (20 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            House #6275655
                                            20
                                            Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                              (27 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 5
                                              Apartment #584013a
                                              27
                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • Studio
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                Apartment #1465016a
                                                2
                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 1 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                  Apartment #1513190a
                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                    (5 reviews)
                                                    avg/night
                                                    • 5 BR
                                                    • 2 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                    House #1210724a
                                                    5
                                                    Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                      (10 reviews)
                                                      avg/night
                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                      House #1382499a
                                                      10
                                                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                        (8 reviews)
                                                        avg/night
                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                        House #1424468a
                                                        8
                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (40 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 9
                                                          House #6122938
                                                          40
                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                            (7 reviews)
                                                            avg/night
                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                            House #3931510
                                                            7
                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                              (5 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Apartment #1392369a
                                                              5
                                                              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                House #6829091
                                                                1
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                  (13 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  • Studio
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                  Apartment #6052160
                                                                  13
                                                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                    (6 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilets
                                                                    • Sleeps 9
                                                                    House #6252001
                                                                    6
                                                                    Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                      (12 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 3
                                                                      Apartment #894392a
                                                                      12
                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                        House #911275a
                                                                        1
                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                          (10 reviews)
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          House #1119437a
                                                                          10
                                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                            Apartment #1326412a
                                                                            20
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                              Cottage #1428806a
                                                                              Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                                Apartment #1532439a
                                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (6 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 3
                                                                                  Multiple rentals Apartment #1478904
                                                                                  6
                                                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                    House #1551754a
                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Apartment #6996110
                                                                                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (21 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilets
                                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                                        Villa #6372302
                                                                                        21
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                                                          Studio #1563709a
                                                                                          1
                                                                                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            House #1058524a
                                                                                            4
                                                                                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                              (13 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Separate Toilets
                                                                                              • Sleeps 7
                                                                                              House #590757a
                                                                                              13
                                                                                              Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                Apartment #1438530a
                                                                                                2
                                                                                                Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Apartment #1513241a
                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                    Apartment #1513262a
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                      Apartment #1550916a
                                                                                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      Granville Holiday Homes & Apartments (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Excellent property, really enjoyed our stay!

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Really enjoyed our stay here - we didn't want to leave! Lovely fisherman's cottage, beautifully decorated and spacious. Great location with windows opening to the harbour, free parking outside, easy to walk to shops. The owners are very friendly, easy to arrange to meet for key handover. Very relaxing stay!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 05, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      Very nice apartment , very close to town.

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      We had a lovely holiday in Granville, the apartment was great location near everything. People very friendly and helpful. We definitely will return.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017