Saint-Martin-des-Besaces

Our local village Saint-Martin-des-Besaces is less than a five minute drive away. We recommend that you visit our favourite bakery “Artisan Boulanger” it has the most splendid croissants and cakes. The bakery and Village are pictured below.

Torigni- Sur – vire

Torigni- Suronvire is the local Town where you can immerse yourself in french culture . It has many amenities like shopping and markets. It also has many activities for kids including pedalos and a park.

Vire

Vire is 25 minutes away and has many activites and sites to see. Including water sports, Porte Horloge de Vire and a large town full of cafes and resturants.

Caen

Caen is a port city and capital of Calvados department in northern France’s Normandy region. Its center features the Château de Caen, a circa-1060 castle built by William the Conqueror. It has a multimedia Mémorial museum that is  devoted to World War II, the 1944 Battle of Normandy and the Cold War.

American Cemetery

The Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial is a World War II cemetery and memorial in Colleville-sur-Mer that honors American troops who died in Europe during World War II.

D-day beaches

There are 5 D-day beaches that line the coast of Normandy our accomadation is situated around a 45 minute drive from the beaches.

Other nearby places and sites  to explore whilst here:

  • Villeres Bocage
  • Arromanches
  • Viadue du souleuvre
  • La cambe cemetary
  • Pont en Bessin
  • pont du Hoc
  • Mont St Micheal
  • Falaise
  • Clecy
  • Bayeux

If you need any information,leaflets or recommendations  we are more than happy to aid you when you arrive or by email before you begin your holiday.