Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Manche

Come and experience Manche and its museums, history and churches. This city's local tours, sightseeing and restaurants attract many visitors, as does its romantic and relaxing location. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Manche

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Manche has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lessay Raceway and Aerodrome (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Golf Club Coutainville (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Champrepus Zoo (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Roc des Harmonies Aquarium (23.3 mi / 37.5 km)
  • Ferme de la Sapiniere Winery (27.1 mi / 43.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Manche

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Manche is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Omaha Beach (27.9 mi / 44.8 km)
  • Coutances Botanical Garden (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Cotentin and Bessin Marshlands (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Saint-Martin de Brehal Beach (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Utah Beach (21.4 mi / 34.5 km)
  • Barneville Beach (24.4 mi / 39.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Manche

The nearest airport is in Jersey (JER), located 37.7 mi (60.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Caen (CFR-Carpiquet), which is 41.2 mi (66.3 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Coutances Station, Carantilly-Marigny Station and Rampan Pont-Hebert Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Manche?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,164 holiday rentals around Manche. From 1,830 Houses to 122 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Manche is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Manche?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Manche. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Mont-Saint-Michel: 1,391 holiday rentals
  • Mont St-Michel: 416 holiday rentals
  • Saint-Martin de Bréhal: 29 holiday rentals
  • Granville: 580 holiday rentals
  • Cherbourg-Octeville: 188 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Manche! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Manche?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Manche with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Mont St-Michel: 416 holiday homes
  • Granville: 580 holiday homes
  • Cherbourg-Octeville: 188 holiday homes
  • Le Mesnilbus: 165 holiday homes
  • Pontorson: 437 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Manche?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Manche are:

  • Maupertus Airport (CER): 508 holiday houses
  • Granville Airport (GFR): 1,150 holiday houses
  • Jersey Airport (JER): 24 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Manche?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Manche. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Mont-Saint-Michel: 1,391 holiday rentals
  • Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel (Station): 1,112 holiday rentals
  • Cherbourg Station: 622 holiday rentals
  • Chef-du-Pont-Ste-Mère (Station): 1,105 holiday rentals
  • La Cité de la Mer: 541 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Manche listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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