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Abbeville town centre

Abbeville in Northern France

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Abbeville a town in Picardy



Places to see and stay in Abbeville photos and guide to the town

Abbeville is a French town in the Picardy region where the Somme river becomes a canal.

The town was a very attractive place with wooden framed buildings.

In May 1940 a German air raid destroyed a lot of the town.

The church of Eglise St-Vulfran with its Gothic front well worth a visit. The door panels were carved in the 16th century.

A shop in Abbeville

Abbeville France picture

The church of Eglise St-Vulfran

Abbeville church Eglise St- vulfran picture

Photo of the convent Damaged in the war

Abbeville convent picture


The town has a good shopping area there were a lot of road works at the time we visited.Which made parking your car difficult that will have improved now.There are plenty of restaurants and hotels . A guide to places to eat and prices

Abbeville

Abbeville centre picture


Update

It is as been a while since or last visit to the town.So as we were in the area it was time to have another look round.The town has got a lot busier there was more traffic everywhere.We managed to park but it started raining hard before we could get far.So it was back to the car and drive round to McDonalds for a coffee and free WiFi and check the emails and twitter.

We usually stay in a Gite rental when visiting France.It is nice to come home after a day touring the countryside. You can enjoy a home cooked meal and a glass of wine on the patio.

Places to stay


Holiday Home 3 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6 Bligny-les-Beaune, Beaune, Cote d'Or


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A former winemaker's property, the main 'maison de maitre' provides stylish and comfortable accommodation in a countryside setting just 5 minutes from Beaune, Pommard and Volnay.

The house is set well back from the road and provides off road parking and private outdoor spaces.

Each individually decorated bedroom has its own ensuite shower room with WC. The large bathroom also has a bath. There is an additional WC on the ground floor and the house has separate rooms for dining, kitchen, reading room and a TV room, allowing you to be together or apart if you want some space

We welcome pets and the courtyard can be completely closed off allowing you peace of mind that your dog can't run off. We have chickens but if their pen is fox proof it should be dog proof.

There is a selection of DVDs in the house, books, and games of draughts, backgammon, cards and Yahtsee.

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One of the many hotel in Abbeville

hotel in Abbeville

The Ibis Abbeville Hotel is 2km from the city centre.

The Hotel has 65 rooms,private parking and a terrace area.

There is a restaurant close by. The Baie de Somme area, is popular with tourist.

The MARQUENTERRE ORNITHOLOGICAL park is located 20 mins from the hotel.

Hotel Ibis

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A local Map of the area

Google street map of the town

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