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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).

    • 1 BR
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    House #1513206a
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      • 1 BA
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      Cottage #800030
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        • 2 BA
        • Sleeps 7
        Cottage #6903280
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          • 3 BR
          • 2 BA
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          House #8292318
            • 1 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Separate Toilet
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            House #816222
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              • 2 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Separate Toilet
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              House #2310202
                Excellent! 4.7/5
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                • 4 BR
                • 3 BA
                • Sleeps 8
                House #1726913
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                Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Separate Toilet
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Cottage #1890528
                  12
                  Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                    Very Good! 4.2/5
                    (13 reviews)
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                    • 3 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Separate Toilet
                    • Sleeps 7
                    Cottage #8087935
                    13
                    Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (20 reviews)
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                      • 2 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Cottage #8025090
                      20
                      Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (25 reviews)
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                        • 4 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 8
                        Multiple rentals Cottage #871002a
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                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                          • 3 BR
                          • 3 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Cottage #445296
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                          Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            House #626371a
                            17
                            Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                              (27 reviews)
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Cottage #8104375
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                              Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                (10 reviews)
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 5
                                Cottage #2393549
                                10
                                Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 7
                                  Barn #8111303
                                  13
                                  Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (21 reviews)
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                                    • 5 BR
                                    • 5 BA
                                    • Separate Toilet
                                    • Sleeps 12
                                    Chateau / Country House #410843
                                    21
                                    Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      House #1136911a
                                      11
                                      Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                        (20 reviews)
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                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 2
                                        Cottage #1500813
                                        20
                                        Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Separate Toilet
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          House #88078
                                          5
                                          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Very Good! 4.2/5
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                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            House #8171605
                                            6
                                            Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                              (13 reviews)
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                                              • 4 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              Barn #434773
                                              13
                                              Viewed 62 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                Cottage #6185271
                                                3
                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                  (14 reviews)
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                                                  • 1 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                  Cottage #8042877
                                                  14
                                                  Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    • 5 BR
                                                    • 5 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                    • Sleeps 24
                                                    Multiple rentals House #8062266
                                                    15
                                                    Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                      (10 reviews)
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                                                      • 3 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                      House #684128a
                                                      10
                                                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                        Multiple rentals Farmhouse #8169657
                                                        4
                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                          (24 reviews)
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          Cottage #1036718a
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                                                          Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                            (29 reviews)
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                                                            • 1 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                            Cottage #436294
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                                                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                              Cottage #6874437
                                                              1
                                                              Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                Cottage #592875a
                                                                3
                                                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (5 reviews)
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 7
                                                                  Cottage #426308
                                                                  5
                                                                  Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    • 6 BR
                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 12
                                                                    Farmhouse #8064279
                                                                    3
                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      Farmhouse #6466839
                                                                      2
                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (5 reviews)
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                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                                        Cottage #6493521
                                                                        5
                                                                        Viewed 50 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                          (38 reviews)
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                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                                          Cottage #473192
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                                                                          Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 6 BR
                                                                            • 5 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 15
                                                                            Multiple rentals Farmhouse #8169657
                                                                            7
                                                                            Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                              (15 reviews)
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                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                                              Cottage #8067572
                                                                              15
                                                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                Farmhouse #6893350
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                                                                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                  (46 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilets
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  House #618887a
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                                                                                  Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 7
                                                                                    House #8036450
                                                                                    1
                                                                                    Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (7 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 9
                                                                                      Farmhouse #8057720
                                                                                      7
                                                                                      Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                        (30 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                                        Multiple rentals Cottage #871002a
                                                                                        30
                                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (12 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          Farmhouse #8144698
                                                                                          12
                                                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (10 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                                                            Cottage #8165726
                                                                                            10
                                                                                            Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                              • 5 BR
                                                                                              • 5 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 16
                                                                                              Farmhouse #6806239
                                                                                              1
                                                                                              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                Cottage #422161
                                                                                                4
                                                                                                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  House #1332917a
                                                                                                  Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                    Cottage #6907475
                                                                                                    3
                                                                                                    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      House #8159580
                                                                                                      2
                                                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      Mortain Holiday Cottages & Homes (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Nice simple clean cottage in good location.

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      As we arrived on a Saturday (from Uk, so pm) a small welcome pack would have been helpful- just some milk, a baguette and some toilet roll.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      Quiet and relaxing

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Lovely place, much more spaceous than first appears, great library and very clean. Would recommend
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017