Destination guide

Travel to historic Bayeux

Enjoy the area's museums, cathedral and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Bayeux. This city's local tours, cafés and beaches attract many visitors, and its walkable and welcoming location add to the charm. Cathedrale Notre-Dame Bayeux and Museum of the Battle of Normandy are just a couple of the must-sees. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Bayeux

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Bayeux a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Festyland (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Centre Equestre de Sully (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Omaha Beach Golf (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Ferme de la Sapiniere Winery (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Courseulles-sur-Mer Carousel (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Mini Golf Cote Green (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Bayeux

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 71°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Bayeux

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Bayeux is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Omaha Beach (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Bayeux Botanical Garden (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Gold Beach (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Juno Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Courseulles-sur-Mer Beach (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Caen Botanical Garden (16 mi / 25.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Bayeux

The nearest airport is in Caen (CFR-Carpiquet), located 12.6 mi (20.3 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Bayeux Station.

Where to stay near Bayeux?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 535 house rentals near Bayeux. From 249 Houses to 79 Cottages, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bayeux for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Bayeux?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Bayeux. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cathedrale Notre-Dame Bayeux: 1,149 home rentals
  • Bayeux Station: 1,148 home rentals
  • Museum of the Bayeux Tapestry: 1,153 home rentals
  • Bayeux Botanical Garden: 1,117 home rentals
  • Baron Gerard Museum of Art and History: 1,151 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bayeux listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bayeux?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 249 Houses in Bayeux. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bayeux include:

  • Cottages: 79 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 109 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 79 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bayeux?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 56 vacation homes with pool available in Bayeux.