Explore the surroundings

Embark on an adventure through Normandy, from the charm of Honfleur to the beauty of Cabourg and the allure of Trouville, with our handpicked must-visit spots for your stay. Plus, dive into our top gourmet recommendations nearby for an unforgettable culinary experience!


Honfleur embodies the very essence of the Norman seaside town that you must not miss during your stay. Wandering through its cobbled streets, galleries, and shops will transport you through centuries of Norman history.

Here are our suggestions of activities and our good addresses to fully enjoy the city during your visit.


The walk around the Honfleur basin

(Always followed by tea or a glass of cider at Bar l’Albatros or at Perroquet Vert)​


Shopping around Place Sainte Catherine

(Walk the streets, visit Sainte-Catherine church, and hunt in the boutiques & flea markets of Rue Haute)​


Walk & aperitif on Butin beach

(Take a long walk on Butin beach, and taste oysters at "Le Spot", the beach bar in the summer season only)


Lunch on the terrace on Place Arthur Boudin​

(at the "Oxalis" restaurant, one of our favorite addresses!)


Visit the Erik Satie museum

(And discover the life and work of one of the great artists who loved Honfleur)​


Climb to the top of Mont-Joli​

(a bucolic hike to enjoy a view of the city and the estuary)​

Where to eat in Honfleur ?

(Handpicked addresses)


Chic & contemporary setting, cuisine that combines rustic & refinement, we go there as soon as we have something to celebrate.​

3 Rue P et Charles Bréard, 14600 Honfleur

Book : 02 31 88 08 43

L'Huître Brûlée

A real gem! Very nice address which offers fine cuisine in a charming and authentic setting. Top team.​

8 Rue Brûlée, 14600 Honfleur

Book : 09 82 57 90 18

L'Homme de Bois

Normandy cuisine, warm ambiance, iconic Honfleur restaurant nestled in Rue Haute.

30 -32 Rue de l'Homme de Bois, 14600 Honfleur

Book : 02 31 89 75 27


Restaurant with very elaborate cuisine with French and Japanese influences. A treat!​

22 Pl. Hamelin, 14600 Honfleur

Book : 02 31 89 40 80


For a lunch on the terrace in a pretty square, with delicious cuisine and a very friendly team.​

12 Pl. Arthur Boudin, 14600 Honfleur

Book : 02 31 89 35 35

Le Phare des Ours

Great restaurant to enjoy a seafood platter on the terrace pool.​

50 Quai Sainte-Catherine, 14600 Honfleur

Book : 02 31 49 14 47

La Ferme de la Grande Cour

It’s hard to be more authentic!! A real Norman farm canteen, traditional local cuisine, timeless setting. Good food, we take all our friends there. ​

185 Chem. des Bruyères, 14600 Honfleur

Book : 02 31 89 04 69

La Cidrerie

The pancake & crepe restaurant where Vincent went when he was a child. Honfleur pirate tavern style decor. Very family friendly

26 Pl. Hamelin, 14600 Honfleur

Book : 02 31 89 59 85

Where to have a drink


THE bar in Honfleur with a great atmosphere, delicious cocktails, beers and aperitif boards, all with a view of the basin! Do not miss ! ​

32 Quai Sainte-Catherine, 14600 Honfleur, ferme à 00h30 !

Shopping in Honfleur

Gifts & Decoration, ready to wear​

Le Nouveau Lieu

This boutique, managed by two passionate interior designers, offers an exquisite selection of decorative objects and furniture, highlighting ethical and responsible craftsmanship. Be careful, it's hard not to succumb to temptation!​

4 Rue Brûlée, 14600 Honfleur

Villa Gypsy

Discover this charming concept store where a café and a decoration boutique combine. You will be seduced by a carefully chosen selection and a warm atmosphere where conviviality rhymes with quality! ​

2 Rue Notre Dame, 14600 Honfleur


This women's ready-to-wear, jewelry and leather goods boutique, located on rue du Dauphin in Honfleur, is a real must-see. With wise advice, each visit is an irresistible temptation! ​

38 Rue du Dauphin, 14600 Honfleur

Local Products

La Feuille de Vigne

Cellar with wines, spices and little epicurean pleasures where you can get good advice & good bottles and thus enhance your meals at the cottage!

24 Rue du Dauphin, 14600 Honfleur

La fromagère et le vigneron

Good place to put together a quality, inexpensive cheese platter (special mention for the raclette platters)​

29 Rue de la République, 14600 Honfleur


Quality seafood platters at the entrance to Honfleur. Remember to order in advance.

46 Quai Sainte-Catherine, 14600 Honfleur


The location of the cottage is ideal for discovering the wonders of Normandy. From the breathtaking beauty of the Etretat cliffs to the historic sands of Omaha Beach, you'll explore a region where nature merges seamlessly with a captivating history.

Before your visit, remember to look out for events and festivals taking place in these cities! ​


Au Chic Normand

Deauville will charm you with its casino and its boutiques, while Trouville invites you to taste a fresh seafood platter at the fish market, an experience not to be missed! Then, enjoy a beautiful walk on the seafront to complete this magnificent day!​

ETRETAT / 50 mn

Sumptuous Normandy​

Whatever the weather, Etretat is definitely worth a visit. Whether you like to walk, play golf or swim, this emblematic natural jewel of Normandy is worth discovering! Note, however, that in season, it can be difficult to find a parking space.​

CABOURG / 50 mn

La Belle Epoque

This city full of charm and history awaits you! Don't miss a visit to the Villa de la Belle Époque, where a statue of Marcel Proust sits at the entrance. Then, take a stroll along the seafront, enjoy lunch on the terrace at the casino restaurant, and to finish in style, discover the famous mini golf course, very popular with the Normans.​


The Landing Beaches

These beaches, made famous by the Allied landings in June 1944, are sites full of emotion, attracting millions of visitors each year. ​

BAYEUX / 1h15

Conquer Normandy!

The Bayeux Tapestry recounts the events of the conquest of England by the Duke of Normandy in 1066. Crossings of longships and long rides, shields and chain mail, fantastic animals and battlefields, all the details of a great epic medieval parade before our eyes!​

LE HAVRE / 25 mn

Architecture lovers

Completely rebuilt after the war, Le Havre is an atypical city of architecture and culture. Watch the program at the Volcan, go see a concert at the Fort de Tourneville, visit the Muma and finish with a drink on the terrace of the (very cool) bar at Bout du Monde, or at Lili's Bar (most loved adress).

And for the doggies?

What about a long walk in the Bois du Breuil and on Pennedepie beach (on a leash)?