With its spectacular landscapes, unique monuments such as Mont Saint-Michel, and history of world-changing events from the death of Joan of Arc to the D-day landings, Normandy is a must-see. The Lion d'Or is the perfect hotel near Normandy beaches from which to explore this amazing part of France.
The 360-mile coastline of Normandy is world-famous for Utah, Juno, Omaha, Gold and Sword - the five beaches where the Allies staged D-day in 1944. The Lion d'Or near Pont l’Evêque, only 15kms from Deauville, is a wonderful hotel near Normandy beaches from which to explore the scene of the World War Two landmarks, but also further back into history such as Rouen where Joan of Arc was burned, and Bayeux, site of the iconic tapestry. With sensitive restorations in the 25 guest bedrooms and three suites of the Lion d'Or, it retains much of the period charm of the original 1820 staging coach inn, while having all the facilities 21st century travellers expect. The hotel's pride and joy is the Spa, with its oriental theme helping guests relax from the second they walk through its doors. Feel the stresses of life leave your body with a range of treatments from the ancient - such as Hammam (Turkish baths) and saunas. It's a stunning hotel near Normandy beaches from which to explore.
The Lion d'Or's selection of guest bedrooms, duplex rooms and suites offer many options for travelers who dream of a hotel near Normandy beaches. As you would expect the traditional guest rooms offer every amenity the modern traveller requires, including free wifi. Two are designed for use by those with mobility issues. The duplex rooms of the can accommodate between one to four people across two levels. A special duplex room features a canopy bed for a particularly romantic break. The suites of the Lion d'Or are among the very best found in any hotel near the Normandy beaches. The 1001 nights suite in the hotel's spa can also arrange private couple's massage in its privacy. Continuing the Oriental theme, the Geisha Suite is air-conditioned, with a lounge in the ground floor, a bathroom containing a shower and spa bath, an outdoor terrace with private jacuzzi and a Japanese bed upstairs. Finally, prepare for sensory overload in the Cloud and Cotton suite with its private jacuzzi, variable luminous ambience settings, and suspended bed -truly an unforgettable experience in any hotel close to the beaches of Normandy.