The place :
Near Caen, Ouistreham is renowned for its iodized air and its long wild beaches. It was also one of the places of the landing of the Second World War.
It is a charming sea resort of Low Normandy, in the Calvados, located in the teeming town centre (bars, restaurants) .The city managed to keep its authenticity with its traditional beach huts.
Renewed in 2002, the institute of thalassotherapy Thalazur offers a relaxation room in a quiet environment, only 2 hours from Paris. Hotels and residences :
Hotel "Riva Bella"
This 3 stars hotel houses 89 rooms and suites equipped with closets, phones, television with 11 channels, bathroom with bathtub and hair-dryer, separate toilet, free car park outside.
To start a pleasant day, breakfast is served in the form of buffet, or in your room.
For your comfort, the hotel is directly integrated in the wellness institute. Restaurants :
Restaurant "Riva Bella"
In an ideal setting, with wide plate glass windows opening on the beach, the restaurant proposes gastronomic or dietary cooking elaborated with regional products strictly selected by the Chef.
A friendly bar the “Garden of the Sea” is situated near the restaurant. It offers a big variety of teas and infusions as well as snacks all day long. Sports and Activities :
Nautical activities: yachting, sand yacht, sea kayak, surfing, fishing, kite surfing, discovery of old sailing ships.
A dike stretches alongside the beach up till the limit of Colleville Montgomery. You can then have a walk by the Wood of the Whim, a protected sensitive natural space of nearly 200 acres situated right by the coast.
The countryside, called the Norman Swiss is a part of the Massif Armoricain: it will surprise you with its steep cliffs, its gorges in tempestuous waters and its woody banks.
Also Ouistreham invites you to discover its precious historic heritage: the Barn of Tithes, the museum of the landing, the St Samson Church, fishermen's houses and museum of the Wall of the Atlantic Ocean.
If you leave for excursion: the Mont St Michel is not very far, the city of Honfleur, the Castles of Falaise and Caen or the Cité de la Mer in Cherbourg will make you spend days or half-days full of discoveries.
The region is also a destination for French cuisine amateurs: calvados, cider, Livarot, Pont l’Evêque and Camembert cheeses are products of the soil of Normandy.
As a symbol of leisure and Norman feasts, the Casino of OUISTREHAM was conceived to bring you disorientation, relaxation, adventure and entertainment all year long.
You will also find a cinema, fairgrounds, dance hall, discotheque, 2 horse riding schools, casino, gambling machines, ball, tennis club, body building room, go-carting, municipal stadiums, museums, rents of video, mini golf.
Sailing school, boat rental, windsurfing boards rental.