Located on the serene Contentin peninsula in west Normandy, the spacious Pavilion de la Paix is an impressive 5-bedroom property with historical significance and charm to spare. Set on 14 generous acres, the grounds are accented by romantic, English-style gardens, broad lawns, a tennis court and a diminutive private lake. Inside, the stately décor offers a cozy and relaxed atmosphere. Each room, almost all accessible by lift, features a quiet reading area--and a masterful Atlantic Ocean view from the second floor. Additional complimentary services are available, including an on-site caretaker and housekeeper, ensuring that your stay is as lavish and stress-free as possible.
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.