Published January 30 2024

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Valentine's Day ? Wedding anniversary ? Or just want to have fun? Find without delay the TOP 10 establishments to enjoy a moment for two and recharge your batteries with the one of your heart in romantic places full of sweetness. 

Dream setting, royal breakfast, spa, massage, here are the establishments to book to surprise your +1. And if you're single, you can always come solo. 


  1. Hotel & Spa Facing the sea, romantic by the sea
  2. Residence and Spa Les Villas d’Houlgate Pierre & Vacances Premium, a cocoon of greenery
  3. Hôtel les Bains de Cabourg Thalazur Thalassotherapy & Spa, well-being by the sea
  4. Le Castel, between charm and modernity
  5. The Grand Hôtel de Cabourg, elegance and refinement
  6. The Manneville residence, relaxation and refinement
  7. Les Chambres des Marais, a romantic refuge
  8. Émilie's house, a villa of character
  9. Manoir de Sens, the building with historic elegance
  10. Château de la Bribourdière, the Norman jewel in a green setting

1. Hotel & Spa Facing the sea 

Romantic by the sea 

Let's start our tour of the 10 establishments not to be missed for Valentine's Day with the Hotel & Spa Facing the sea. Based in Merville-Franceville-Plage – one of the 3 seaside resorts in our territory – the hotel offers a magnificent sea view, perfect for romantic walks along the beach. 

With its modern and intimate atmosphere, it is suitable for young couples who want to get together while enjoying the lounge, bar andrelaxation area (hot tub, sauna, Scandinavian shower) bookable for 45 minutes. 

2. Residence and Spa Les Villas d’Houlgate Pierre & Vacances Premium  

A cocoon of greenery 

Aire de détente au spa algotherm

Let's continue our romantic getaway with not a hotel, but a luxury residence, in a refined Norman style. Let's take the direction of the heights of Houlgate To discover the Les Villas d'Houlgate Residence and Spa - Pierre & Vacances Premium. Nestled in a green setting, it offers a romantic refuge conducive to relaxation. For your visit, choose for example a cozy apartment with a view of the sea in the distance. 


But that's not all, you can also enjoy the Algotherm Spa and book a duo treatment. Other wellness activities such as massages and sensory showers are offered. A great gift idea, don’t you think? 

3. Hôtel les Bains de Cabourg Thalazur Thalassotherapy & Spa 

Well-being by the sea 

Let's continue our romantically iodized trip towards Cabourg with theHôtel les Bains de Cabourg Thalazur Thalassothérapie & Spa. For a weekend dedicated to well-being with your other half, this hotel is the ideal place. Enjoy thalassotherapy treatments for two, followed by relaxation in the aquatic area with the sea as a backdrop. It is sure to be a relaxing experience that will delight couples looking for serenity. 

4. The Castle 

Between charm and modernity  

If you are looking for a new gem that combines Norman atmosphere and modernity, it is Castel that you must book your overnight stay. In this 4 star hotel Recently renovated, the rooms are relaxing and romantic. The little garden and the relaxation area (with hot tub, sauna, Scandinavian shower) create an ideal atmosphere for a relaxing getaway for two. 

And to complete your stay at Cabourg, enjoy a delicious meal at the hotel's bistronomic restaurant La Calypso.

5. The Grand Hôtel de Cabourg 

Elegance and refinement 

His reputation precedes him as long as the establishment no longer needs to be presented. 5 star hotel full of elegance, it offers refined rooms, a breathtaking sea view and a relaxation area to relax. An opportunity to pamper yourself together, sipping a romantic cocktail at the hotel bar or enjoying the romantic atmosphere of Cabourg to admire a sunset over the sea. 

Balcon du Grand Hôtel

And for singles too!

We promised you, you might as well treat yourself to a moment of sweetness alone! The proof in pictures!

6. Manneville’s residence  

Relaxation and refinement 


Immerse yourself in history, because Residence of Manneville is located in the heart of the historic center of Dives-sur-Mer. The rooms are tastefully decorated. By choosing the B&B option, you will have access to the house's facilities such as the gym or the wellness area with spa and hammam and à la carte massages. The ideal place for sporty couples. 

7. The Marsh Chambers  

A romantic refuge 

If you are a couple who enjoy hiking or cycling, this guest room should satisfy you. Located in a peaceful setting not far from the city center of Merville-Franceville-Plage, Marsh Rooms offer a romantic refuge for nature lovers who want calm, fauna and flora. 

The little extra here: the spa will be waiting for you after your walk, so don't forget your hiking shoes.

Ideas for walking

Nature lovers will be delighted, because below are walking routes (on foot, on horseback, by bike), a kiosk with the discovered circuits of the office or inspirations to discover artistic crafts , gastronomy and country heritage.

Menus for Valentine's Day

On the occasion of Lovers' Day, find the to be part of our menus offered by local restaurants.

We are almost at the end of the TOP 10 establishments where to sleep with your other half. But we couldn't let you leave without telling you about 3 magnificent structures present in our lands. Of course, here there is no spa, bubbles or whirlpool bath, but the nobility of the architecture and the setting will be enough to make your other half fall in love with you again!

For the last 3 places to sleep with your other half, we offer you a villa, manor or a castle.

8. Emilie’s house 

A villa of character

La maison d'Emilie

Located in Houlgate, this charming hotel is located in a completely renovated old villa from 1880. Its cozy atmosphere and its location (150 m from the beach) make it an ideal place for a romantic stay.

The little extra: customers who stay at the hotel can benefit from advantages at Algotherm Spa from Houlgate. To take advantage of this, reservations can be made at the reception of La maison d'Émilie.

9. Manoir de Sens 

The building with historical elegance 

Here, the manor invites you into history. The refined rooms and romantic setting offer a unique experience, to be shared as a couple. The cozy and cottony atmosphere will envelop you in calm and greenery. 

The little extra: you will undoubtedly have the chance to come across horses not far from the stud farm.  

10. Château de la Bribourdière 

The Norman jewel in a green setting 

Let's end our romantic journey in a castle. The luxurious rooms, lush green park and fairytale atmosphere create an extraordinary experience. 

A castle that combines elegance, refinement and perhaps... a marriage proposal, who knows?   


Whether you are looking for seaside relaxation, countryside privacy, or historic elegance, our Normandy territory offers a variety of options for a romantic getaway. These 10 establishments have been carefully selected to offer you an unforgettable experience. So, let yourself be seduced by Norman romanticism and go create memorable memories with your other half.