Chateau de Normandie is, quite simply, the castle of your dreams. Complete with moats, parapets, towers and other medieval surprises, this exquisite property is a fully realized fairytale castle--with the history to match. Set on 800 lush acres of farmland, this chateau features 17 bedrooms and suites, each with its own private bathroom, and furnished with priceless antiques. Situated on the Contentin peninsula, in the heart of tranquil Normandy, guests will marvel at the surroundings before settling into a contemplative and otherworldly stay. Play tennis on-site or golf nearby; saunter through the adjoining fields and gardens, or unwind with a cocktail prepared in one of the building’s many lush parlors.
Delight in the birthplace of Impressionism and tour the home of its father, Claude Monet. Art lovers may want to time their visit with the next Impressionist Festival.
2019 marks the 75th anniversary of the Allied troops’ bold crusade on the beaches of Normandy. Learn about the landing and the battle that followed at the many historic sites.
Visit an island monastery straight from a fairy tale. When the fog rolls in just right, this medieval site appears as though it’s floating in the clouds.
Built for commerce, it is delightful to stroll the quaint cobblestone streets of this charming port. Admire picture-perfect houses along the Vieux Bassin, the port’s heart.