As a seaside resort of La Côte Fleurie
, Deauville is famous for its casinos, golf courses and the American Film Festival, but also for its wide sandy beaches. Already very popular during the Belle Époque, their prestige has never dried up. During your stay at the Hotel Normandy in Deauville, by way of the Planches de Deauville
go to the magnificent sandy stretches of Normandy, jewels of tourism in Deauville.
One of the most beautiful beaches in Normandy
Deauville’s long beach results from the erosion of limestone cliffs. The beach is under surveillance and accessible for handicapped people and kite-surfing... The Plage des 6 fusillés (Beach of the Six Executed) is named in reference to the German reprisals during World War II. It has excellent bathing water quality as it is regularly monitored.
Beach recreation, water sports and organized activities
The beach of Deauville is among the most beautiful in the region. Many famous writers have drawn their inspiration from it: Flaubert, Proust and Dumas fell in love with this place. You will always have a spot to sunbathe whether the beach is crowded or not. The multicolored parasols offer special charm, whereas the small cabins made of wood or the beach tents that also line up add to the picturesque appeal. You can rent them by the day, week, fortnight or month. Several water sports are also offered: yachting, catamaran, sailing, horseback riding, kite-surfing... and even sports circuits by the sea.
Not to mention the Olympic pool, the lavish Etablissement des bains de mer (sea bathing office), the water sports center, the mini golf, the children’s club, and a tennis club. It’s impossible to get bored...
Plage de DeauvilleLocation de cabines, parasols, transatsPlace Claude Lelouch (sur les Planches) Tel.:02 31 14 02 16 http://www.deauville.fr Boulevard de la mer sur les PlanchesTel.: 02 31 14 02 16