Saint-Saëns

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownSaint-Saëns
Insee code76648
Postcode76680
Latitude49.6733380
Longitude1.2836310
AltitudeFrom 90 to 229 meters
Surface25.50 km²
Population2555 inhabitants
Density100 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsMaucomble at 3.3 km
Chief townRouen (at 36 km, 29 min)Rosay at 3.8 km
DepartmentSeine-MaritimeSaint-Martin-Osmonville at 4 km
RegionUpper NormandySearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Halfway between Rouen and Dieppe, close to the A28 and A29, Saint-Saëns is a small town nestling at the heart of the valley of La Varenne. This river has shaped the landscape and grouped dwellings generating past industrial activities such as tanneries or mills. The proximity of the forest Eawy (7000 ha) is an added advantage that promotes nature activities. Labeled "green station" Saint-Saëns is a friendly village where the local trade is very dynamic.

Privileged by its location, natural setting and its various sports and cultural facilities, Saint-Saëns offers many opportunities for relaxation and recreation.

Saint-Saëns is also famous for its cabbage.

In 2013, the city gets a flower competition of cities and villages in bloom.


SIGHTSEEING

16th century stained glass in the church completed in 1905.

Organs from 1900 that have adorned the Salle Gaveau.

Remarkable houses.

Troll sculptures Geoff and Jean Marc De Pas.

Many mills.

Press oak 18th century.

Castle Almazan where practical riding.

Playground - Sports ground - Tennis courts - Fishing - Hiking - Library ...

Detailed information
Information pointsVisitor Information Centre of Saint-Saëns
Leisure centresGolf Course of Saint-Saëns
Natural sitesForest of Saint-Saëns

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Music Festival and craft market: in June.

Fireworks: July 14.

The second Sunday of September: Painters in the street: Heritage Day.

The last Sunday in September: "cabbage feast".

The second Friday in October: Festival of reading aloud.

The third Sunday in November: a festival of singing them.

Rides every Tuesday afternoon.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Bellevue Gardens in Beaumont-le-Herring.

Abbe Pierre Cultural Centre - Emmaus, a place of memory, instead of living in Esteville.

Zoological Park Clères.

Cider Museum and traditional crafts to Rosay.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Tour and tasting at an organic cider cellarLocal flavours3.50 €Neufchâtel-en-Bray (13.2 km)

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PHOTOS

View of the city (© MB)View of the city (© MB)
 
Tanners Street (© MB)Tanners Street (© MB)
Magnificent press near the garage (© MB)Magnificent press near the garage (© MB)
 
Sculpture Geoff Troll (© MB)Sculpture Geoff Troll (© MB)
Spring Forest Eawy (© MB)Spring Forest Eawy (© MB)
 
Walk in Autumn Forest Eawy (© M. Bellet)Walk in Autumn Forest Eawy (© M. Bellet)
Stroll along the Varenne (© MB)Stroll along the Varenne (© MB)
 
On the edge of the forest (© MB)On the edge of the forest (© MB)
In the allotments and family (© MB)In the allotments and family (© MB)
 
The cabbage is Saint-Saëns renamed (© MB)The cabbage is Saint-Saëns renamed (© MB)
On the road landscapes (© MB)On the road landscapes (© MB)
 
Place Maintenon flowers (© MB)Place Maintenon flowers (© MB)
View of the square (© MB)View of the square (© MB)
 
Flower Fountain (© MB)Flower Fountain (© MB)
The mineral and vegetable blend ( © MB)The mineral and vegetable blend ( © MB)
 
In April, the granaries are empty (© MB)In April, the granaries are empty (© MB)
Rai Eawy light (© MB)Rai Eawy light (© MB)
 
Viewing Quesnay (© MB)Viewing Quesnay (© MB)
Stained Glass of the 16th century in the church (© MB)Stained Glass of the 16th century in the church (© MB)
 
Impressions ( © MB)Impressions ( © MB)
Discover heritage (© MB)Discover heritage (© MB)
 
Children are the kings Sente de la Varenne (© MB)Children are the kings Sente de la Varenne (© MB)
Hiking in the forest (© MB)Hiking in the forest (© MB)
 
Spring Scents (© MB)Spring Scents (© MB)
Day Hike (© MB)Day Hike (© MB)
 
A remarkable architecture (© MB)A remarkable architecture (© MB)

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WEATHER

Thursday 24 April
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Min. 11°C - Max. 11°C
Friday 25 April
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Min. 11°C - Max. 15°C
Saturday 26 April
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Min. 10°C - Max. 13°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLes Airelles  
8.4
Neufchâtel-en-Bray
Welcome to Les Airelles restaurant. You will be warmly welcomed into a calm and refined. Enjoy regional cuisine, carefully prepared by the chef.
Located 13.1 km from Saint-Saëns39 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Manor house with 3 bedroomsMaison du Docteur Vassaux    
9.8
Saint-Saëns
A few minutes outputs N11 or N ° 10 of the A28 or A29, ideal for a stopover on the way to Brittany, Mont Saint Michel and the Loire Valley, B & B housed in a mansion of the 18th century...
Located in Saint-SaënsFrom 40 € to 70 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsLa Demeure    
9.5
Tôtes
Pascal and anne marie. Open their bed and breakfast family's staff are up to 4 people of the same family, 2 rooms are at your disposal, with a bathroom that you share, modern, or you...
Located 15 km from Saint-Saëns45 € the double room 
Farm with 5 bedroomsLe Clos du Quesnay    
9.6
Mauquenchy
Located in an old farmhouse from the early nineteenth century, on four landscaped acres of landscaped gardens, three miles from the historic city and tourist Forges les Eaux, beautifully...
Located 16.3 km from Saint-Saëns90 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 8 personsNormandie Dieppe gîte de caractère
Saint-Crespin
2 charming cottages 8 and 10 people: Les gîtes de Caumont are two pleasant charming cottages adjoining 8 and 10 people respectively the Moulin-Neuf and the Bois-Saleu can be rented...
Located 15.7 km from Saint-SaënsFrom 365 € to 650 € per week 
Villa for 20 personsVilla (12-20 pers) avec piscine chauffée
Criquetot-sur-Longueville
Villa of 185 m² of the surface situated on 3 ha with another house of 80 m² very quiet in the campaign(countryside), with swimming pool of 5 m X 9,5 m warmed of the beginning of April...
Located 19.3 km from Saint-SaënsFrom 790 € to 1800 € per week 
House for 10 personsBellengreville
Bellengreville
Bellengreville saint Sulpice. France, Upper Normandy - Seine-Maritime. 350 € - 750 € / week. 7 rooms including 4 bedrooms. Living space: 170 m².
Located 25 km from Saint-SaënsFrom 550 € to 750 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
181 places over 5,5 haCamping vitamin'    
9.9
Saint-Aubin-sur-Scie
In a quiet and green location. We reserve a pleasant stay in Normandy, beach and city of Dieppe center 2.5 km, sailing, marina and golf 18 holes at 1 km. heated pool area with waterslides...
Located 29 km from Saint-SaënsFrom 17.40 € to 23.40 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hostellerie Du Grand Cerf - Hotel in Saint-SaënsHostellerie Du Grand Cerf     
7.7
Neufchâtel-en-Bray
The Hostellerie du Grand Cerf is located in the village of Neufchatel-en-Bray, between Amiens and Rouen. It offers rooms with a TV, free Wi-Fi access and a private bathroom. Guests...
Located 13 km from Saint-SaënsRoom from 65 €
Le Forges Hotel - Hotel in Saint-SaënsLe Forges Hotel     
8.2
Forges-les-Eaux
Set in a beautiful 27 acre park with a lake, this modern hotel is 45 km from Paris Beauvais airport. Facilities include meeting rooms, a health spa and a casino. La Table de Forges...
Located 19.2 km from Saint-SaënsRoom from 107 €
Logis Hôtel Restaurant La Paix - Hotel in Saint-SaënsLogis Hôtel Restaurant La Paix     
7.5
Forges-les-Eaux
Located in the centre of Forges-les-Eaux, just 400 metres from the Avenue Verte cycle path, Hôtel Restaurant La Paix offers free Wi-Fi access and a large garden. The on-site restaurant...
Located 19.9 km from Saint-SaënsRoom from 59 €

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Coeur de city Hôtel Rouen Cathédrale
The Coeur de city Hôtel Rouen Cathédrale is located next to the old town in Rouen. It offers rooms with free Wi-Fi access and views of the Seine River...
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Mercure Rouen Centre Cathédrale
This Mercure is located in central Rouen, next to Notre Dame Cathedral Rouen. It offers air-conditioned guest rooms, each...
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