Houlgate is in our opinion a very good choice to explore Normandy and the coasts of the English Channel. Opting for a holiday villa rental in Houlgate is first and foremost the opportunity to come by train and leave the car at home.
Houlgate is indeed one of the few municipalities of Pays d'Auge which has a train station. Once you have chosen your holiday house rental in Houlgate, you can then take advantage of the village. You will see that Houlgate has a real history even though like the other seaside resorts of the Côte Fleurie, Houlgate has built its reputation from tourism in Normandy. Initially, the municipality of Houlgate was called Beuzeval - Houlgate. Indeed, on the banks of the Drochon, a hotel and a casino grew on the right bank, welcoming a rather chic clientele coming to spend their holidays in Normandy. On the left bank, the station of Beuzevalle wants to be more popular with equipment of an inferior quality. It was not until 1905 that these two municipalities were united to become one under the name of Houlgate. If you are considering to rent a holiday house in Houlgate, here you have some historical facts! For a successful holiday in Normandy in the heart of the Pays d'Auge, Houlgate seems to us a destination of choice. First of all, because the city has a real history and this is reflected in the quality of the buildings and infrastructure dedicated to tourism in Normandy. Secondly, because the town of Houlgate is really conducive to the practice of a multitude of sporting activities, whether aquatic or terrestrial. Just like the large seaside resorts of Normandy, the town of Houlgate has an 18-hole golf course. If you do not want to rent a house in Houlgate, we invite you to visit our offers of houses for rent in Ouistreham, house for rent in Courseulles sur Mer or a holiday house rental in Honfleur.