Genêts

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Genêts
TownGenêts
Insee code50199
Postcode50530
Latitude48.6824610
Longitude-1.4759000
AltitudeFrom 6 to 38 meters
Surface6.89 km²
Population427 inhabitants
Density61 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townSaint-Lô (at 77 km, 56 min)Bacilly at 3.2 km
DepartmentMancheDragey-Ronthon at 3.7 km
RegionLower NormandySearch another town

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SIGHTSEEING

The Notre-Dame with its nave of the 13th and 16th century porch.

St. Anne's Chapel (behind the Town Hall, which now houses the Tourist Office Intercommunal), the last vestige of the seven chapels Genêts, cross the dam and the sixteenth.

Tides, to observe all along the dam and the bridge.

The garden of the Priory, a medieval garden, behind the church.

The bridge over the river "Lerre".

Mount Manet.

Le Bec Andaine, starting crossed the bay to the island of Tombelaine and Mont-Saint-Michel.

Detailed information
Leisure centresBeach of the Bec d'Andaine,   Racecourse of the Grèves
MonumentsChurch Notre-Dame
Natural sitesRock of Tombelaine

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Festival Genêts, attic, parade floats, food and refreshments on site, the Pentecost Sunday.

Frequently books and old papers in July.

Day Pre-Sale, on-site dining, cooking mutton Pre-Sale "to the string" dog training demonstration of shepherds, sheep shearing, animations around the sheep in August.

Festival "Jazz on the Bay" in August, free concerts, crossing the bay with concert Tombelaine.

"Weekend Wind", demonstrations and events around the theme of wind challenge paddle board in the bay.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Crossing the Bay of Mont-Saint-Michel with a guide: 12 km return (3:30), with a break at Mont-Saint-Michel. From Genêts you cross the bay to Tombelaine, after River quicksand (without fear, the guide is here!), And you will continue to the wonder of the West, Mont-Saint-Michel, where you will make a small pause, then you will leave in the opposite direction. A great ride!

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Cross the Bay of Mont Saint MichelNature and the outdoors6.80 €Genêts
Maiden two-seat parachute jumpSports sensations270 €Avranches (6.1 km)
Bicycle hire at Mont Saint-MichelNature and the outdoorsFrom 7 € to 50 €Pontorson (14.4 km)
Segway rideNature and the outdoorsFrom 25 € to 35 €Granville (19.4 km)
Granville golf courseSports sensationsFrom 37 € to 65 €Bréville-sur-Mer (22 km)

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PHOTOS

Jazz in the Bay, starting the concert Jazz TombelaineJazz in the Bay, starting the concert Jazz Tombelaine
 
Notre DameNotre Dame
Weekend wind departure Challenge paddle board BecWeekend wind departure Challenge paddle board Bec
 
Tides at GenêtsTides at Genêts
Winter sunset in GenêtsWinter sunset in Genêts
 
Bridge Genêts, Mecca starting pilgrimagesBridge Genêts, Mecca starting pilgrimages
The LerreThe Lerre
 
Crossing the Bay of Mont-Saint-MichelCrossing the Bay of Mont-Saint-Michel

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WEATHER

Tuesday 2 September
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Wednesday 3 September
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLa Mère Poulard  
7.5
Le Mont-Saint-Michel
Mont-Saint-Michel is home to this inn nineteenth, where for over 70 years, Annette Poulard paid homage to the Normandy and Brittany through revenues become legendary. Among them, the...
Located 5.8 km from Genêts61 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantRelais Saint-Michel  
7.3
Le Mont-Saint-Michel
In front is the huge bay and the sea that spread to infinity. Between heaven and earth stands the arrow Mont-Saint-Michel, a place of spirituality in the West. Face your room or the...
Located 7.6 km from Genêts50 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLa Ferme Saint Michel  
8.6
Le Mont-Saint-Michel
AUTHENTIC - At the foot of Mont Saint Michel, a must in the region, La Ferme Saint Michel offers a countryside setting and authenticity. Rustic and warm interior, fireplace and undeniable...
Located 8.2 km from Genêts27 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 2 bedroomsAu bel horizon    
9.9
Dragey-Ronthon
2 guest rooms in the bay of Mont-Saint-Michel. 3 epis bathroom, wc.
Located 4.2 km from Genêts55 € the double room 
House with 1 bedroomLaunay Cottage    
8.9
Dragey-Ronthon
Quiet and bright room in a house recently built house, surrounded by a large park with views over the bay of Mont Saint Michel.
Located 4.2 km from GenêtsFrom 50 € to 55 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsLa cavalerie    
8.6
Saint-Jean-le-Thomas
In the Bay of Mont St. Michel, 500 m from the beach, 5 guest rooms with comfortable private bathrooms, 15 people capacity, providing large room with billiards, fireplace, equipped kitchen,...
Located 6 km from Genêts60 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 8 personsIdylle avec grand jardin près de la baie  
9.5
Vains
In the big house 6 persons can comfortably live and sleep. Pets are accepted (agreement required). The big park-like garden with its old fruit trees invites for sunny breakfasts, recreative...
Located 2.9 km from Genêts 
House for 5 personsGite la Bergerie  
8.4
Dragey-Ronthon
Between land and sea, independent and comfortable home where you will spend a quiet stay, close to the beach (1.5 km), it is in overlooking the bay of Mont Saint Michel village. Discover...
Located 3.3 km from GenêtsFrom 320 € to 400 € per week 
House for 5 personsLa Bertichère face au Mont Saint Michel  
9.8
Saint-Jean-le-Thomas
This charming cottage, very comfortable for 4/5 persons, overlooking the hill of Saint-Jean-Le-Thomas, offers an exceptional view of Mont Saint-Michel and its bay. A balcony sheltered...
Located 6.6 km from GenêtsFrom 609 € to 700 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
100 places over 5 haCamping Saint Michel-Le Mont Saint Michel    
8.4
Courtils
We invite those seeking respite. To our lush floral garden, only eight kilometers from. The Mont Saint Michel, for relaxing stays with your family.
Located 7.5 km from GenêtsFrom 15.50 € to 21 € per day 
106 places over 1,9 haAux Pommiers    
9.3
Beauvoir
Family camping conveniently located 4 km from Mont Saint Michel, accessible by bike path. Mobil-home, Cottages, Bungalows and Rooms per night. Many pitches. Heated swimming pool with...
Located 10 km from GenêtsFrom 15.90 € to 22 € per day 
80 places over 2 haLe domaine du hamel    
8.8
Jullouville
Family camping, quiet, of the total. Saint michel and granville, 1.5 km. The sea and jullouville. Toutes activities seaside possible. Proximité. Dépot bread, ear dépanage. Cerie, rotisserie,...
Located 11 km from Genêts15 € per day 

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HOTELS

Le Mouton Blanc - Hotel in GenêtsLe Mouton Blanc     
7.3
Le Mont-Saint-Michel
At the foot of the abbey, the Mouton Blanc Hotel, welcomes you in its historic 14th century location. Le Mouton Blanc provides comfortable rooms with a simple yet cosy decoration. The...
Located 5.7 km from GenêtsRoom from 118 €
Hôtel la Croix Blanche - Hotel in GenêtsHôtel la Croix Blanche     
7.5
Le Mont-Saint-Michel
Situated in in the heart of Mont Saint Michel medieval Village, Hôtel La Croix Blanche offers a gourmet-style restaurant, a terrace and a bar. The rooms at Hôtel La Croix Blanche have...
Located 5.8 km from GenêtsRoom from 187 €
Auberge Saint Pierre - Hotel in GenêtsAuberge Saint Pierre     
8.1
Le Mont-Saint-Michel
Auberge Saint Pierre is a 15th-century half-timbered house on Mont St Michel tidal island. It combines the period charm of exposed beams with modern comforts including TV and free Wi-Fi...
Located 5.8 km from GenêtsRoom from 184 €

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Le Relais Saint Michel
Le Relais Saint Michel is a luxurious hotel facing the bay of Mont Saint-Michel. All guest rooms offer a private terrace and some have panoramic views...
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