When you think of Normandy you think of course of its rolling countryside, its verdant meadows, its forests, its beaches and the cliffs towering above them. There is also the rich cultural and architectural history of Normandy, its place in world history. And the cuisine here, the world-renowned butter and cream, and the special dishes found only in this region – along with some charming guest houses and hotels.
There are so many things to see and do in Normandy and so many different kinds of hotels, each charming in its own way. Feel free to visit them all. You could spend a lifetime wandering from city to countryside!
The enchanting Château de la Ballue
Among the excellent hotels in the region, there is a historical and architectural jewel dating from the 17th century, surrounded by magnificent formal gardens. Visited by several famous writers and poets, among them Honoré de Balzac and Victor Hugo, the château de la Ballue offers you a peaceful and luxurious refuge. You will enjoy a delicious supper at the château as well as a series of musical and other events (during the spring and summer).