In the heart of Normandy to discover ...
Ideally located at the gates of the Pays d'Auge, 10 km from Caen and the landing beaches, 13 km from Cabourg, 40 km from Deauville and 52 km from Honfleur… the hotel restaurant La Glycine is a perfect base from which to go discovering our beautiful Normandy.
Normandy, a land of history, sailors, traditions and abundance which offers magnificent discoveries as well as many leisure activities to its visitors.
Historical, it can be discovered through sites and monuments: prestigious abbeys including the Abbeys for Ladies and Men in Caen, medieval fortresses and Renaissance châteaux, manors in the Pays d'Auge and fortified farms in the Bessin, churches, cathedrals and basilicas such as the one of Lisieux or even unmissable museums including the Bayeux Tapestry, the Caen Memorial, the Landing Museum in Arromanches and of course the historic area of the Battle of Normandy which brings together all the sites and places of memory telling the story of freedom finally found one morning in June 1944.
Another page in the remarkable history in Normandy, the fabulous epic of William the Conqueror, bastard who became Duke of Normandy and King of England to be discovered through a historical itinerary passing through Falaise, Caen, Bayeux ...
Prolific Normandy can be discovered through its generous terroir, between land and sea ...
The variety of Pays d'Auge products are world famous, its cider production, its Calvados and of course, its cheeses ... Camembert, Pont-l'Evêque, Livarot ... as well as excellent fish and seafood generously available along its coastline.
Lovers of sports and outdoor activities are not left out: the Calvados golf courses offer high quality courses in privileged sites; the 120 kms of coastline, rivers and lakes offer boating, wind sports, sliding or whitewater ...) finally, the green grasslands from spring to winter make Calvados a real breeding ground for horses: here we find the greatest concentration of stud farms per hectare (approximately 1 every 4 km²). In the heart of the green hills or along the dunes, by the rivers or from the top of the cliffs, unlimited hiking is practiced here and in all its forms: on foot, on horseback, by bike or by mountain bike.
To share with family or friends, the many leisure and amusement parks (zoos, aquariums, aquatic centers, casinos, racetracks, etc.); gourmet festivals (shrimp festival in Honfleur, Coquille Saint-Jacques in Villers-sur-mer ...); concerts, exhibitions or sports competitions and festivals, some of which are internationally renowned (American film festival in Deauville or romantic film in Cabourg, etc.) will enhance your stay with us.
Impossible to be bored whilst staying with us
The Caen Memorial is located 14 minutes from the hotel.
Cabourg is 14km from the hotel.
Caen la mer Golf Course
10 minutes from the hotel
Greenway Ouistreham / Caen along the Orne canal
Departing from Ouistreham, you walk along the Orne canal and its old towpath converted into a greenway connecting the coast to Caen.