Deauville

Travel Guide
Deauville which includes signage, flowers and a casino

Take long romantic walks along the coast while enjoying views of the sea and the eclectic range of boats at the marina.

Deauville is a picturesque town known for its international film festival, coastal walks and the Grand Casino. It is popular among movie stars and horse racing fans for its festivals and races. It is known as the Parisian Riviera because of its proximity to the capital and its pleasant atmosphere with a slower pace of life.

The region is fairly wet and has warm summers and cold winters. Occasional heat waves in summer attract wealthy Parisians and Londoners to these shores.

Hike along the green coastal hills. Enjoy stunning views of the sea as you follow trails into the Deauville countryside to the border with the neighboring towns of Trouville-sur-Mer and Bénerville-sur-Mer.

In summer, work on your tan at the beach and cool off in the cold waters of the English Channel. Walk along the charming marina and eat oysters and other seafood typical of the region. Take a romantic stroll among the boats at the port and capture photos of your favorites.

Equine culture is extremely popular in the high-society environs of the Deauville countryside. It is the country’s foremost region for breeding horses. Spend the afternoon watching a horse race at the Clairefontaine or Deauville la Touques tracks. Watch some of the world’s most prestigious horse racing tournaments take place here.

Attend the Deauville American Film Festival in early September. The annual competition welcomes some of the biggest budget movies from across the pond, as well as independent films. Winners include Being John Malkovich, Crash and Little Miss Sunshine. Spot American and European movie stars, who are drawn to Normandy for the festival.

The town is located in the small department of Calvados in the Basse-Normandie region in the northwest of France. It is the nearest seaside resort to Paris, at a distance of 125 miles (200 kilometers) northwest of the capital. The journey by car to Paris, which is also home to the nearest major airport, should take around 2 hours.

Mix with movie stars and horse breeders in Deauville, before meandering through the yachts of the marina.

Novotel Deauville Plage
Novotel Deauville Plage
BOULEVARD CORNUCHE, Deauville
The price is AU$192 per night from 11 Oct. to 11 Oct.
Located in Deauville City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Deauville Marina, Promenade des Planches and Baie de la Seine. Deauville Beach and ...
4.4/5Wonderful! (117 reviews)
"Good clean hotel with full breakfast"

Reviewed on 20 Sep. 2021

Novotel Deauville Plage
Hôtel Barrière Le Normandy Deauville
Hôtel Barrière Le Normandy Deauville
5 out of 5
The price is AU$418 per night from 19 Oct. to 19 Oct.
This family-friendly Deauville hotel is located by the sea, just steps away from Deauville International Centre and Casino Barriere de Deauville. Deauville Beach ...
4.4/5Excellent! (487 reviews)
Geat but don t take breakfast
"Great location, hotel is beautiful and clean , the only black point is the breakfast it is really not acceptable from a hotel of this standing and service was poor , other than that great place"

Reviewed on 26 Jun. 2020

Hôtel Barrière Le Normandy Deauville
La Closerie Deauville
La Closerie Deauville
4 out of 5
156 avenue de la République, Deauville, Calvados
The price is AU$201 per night from 20 Oct. to 20 Oct.
Located in Deauville City Centre, this golf residence is within a 10-minute walk of Deauville La Touques Racecourse, Deauville International Centre, and Deauville ...
3.9/5Good! (374 reviews)
Great location, comfortable for my family of four
"Very spacious room for my family of four. Great location, walking distance to the beach, shopping and restaurants. The room itself was comfortable, but basic - not fancy. Loved the 2 bathrooms set up but odd that the second bath didn't have a toilet. Free parking on the street, had to pay for a weekend ..."

Reviewed on 14 Aug. 2019

La Closerie Deauville
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Pierre & Vacances Résidence Les Embruns
Pierre & Vacances Résidence Les Embruns
2 out of 5
Rue de Gheest 17, Deauville
The price is AU$142 per night from 29 Sep. to 29 Sep.
Located in Deauville City Centre, this residence is within a 10-minute walk of Baie de la Seine and Deauville Beach. Casino Barriere de Deauville is 0.6 mi (1 ...
3.6/5Good! (146 reviews)
Belle situation près plage et centre ville
"Accueil sympathique. Facilité d'accès nuit et jour grâce à une clé ou par un code d'accès. Décoration sympathique, divan confortable (ce qui est rare) et surtout grande salle de bain. Un peu bruyant la nuit : on entend les voisins qui s'installent ou discutent dans le couloir. Accessoires indispensables ..."

Reviewed on 24 Sep. 2008

Pierre & Vacances Résidence Les Embruns
La Closerie Deauville
La Closerie Deauville
4 out of 5
156 avenue de la République, Deauville, Calvados
The price is AU$201 per night from 20 Oct. to 20 Oct.
Located in Deauville City Centre, this golf residence is within a 10-minute walk of Deauville La Touques Racecourse, Deauville International Centre, and Deauville ...
3.9/5Good! (374 reviews)
Great location, comfortable for my family of four
"Very spacious room for my family of four. Great location, walking distance to the beach, shopping and restaurants. The room itself was comfortable, but basic - not fancy. Loved the 2 bathrooms set up but odd that the second bath didn't have a toilet. Free parking on the street, had to pay for a weekend ..."

Reviewed on 14 Aug. 2019

La Closerie Deauville
Pierre & Vacances Premium Deauville-Presqu'Ile de la Touques
Pierre & Vacances Premium Deauville-Presqu'Ile de la Touques
Rue Thiers, Deauville
The price is AU$262 per night from 3 Oct. to 3 Oct.
Situated near the beach, this eco-friendly residence is within a 15-minute walk of Barriere Casino Trouville, Marché aux Poissons, and Trouville Beach. Deauville ...
4.4/5Wonderful! (79 reviews)
"Excellent hotel I spent awesome weekend there as well as I enjoyed the SPA"

Reviewed on 28 Jan. 2020

Pierre & Vacances Premium Deauville-Presqu'Ile de la Touques
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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