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Saint Valery sur Somme

An old street in Saint Valery sur Somme

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Saint Valery sur Somme



Places to visit our guide to the Port of Saint Valery sur Somme

Saint Valery sur Somme is a small medieval town on the Somme estuary. It is about 35 miles from the port of Boulogne and is now a summer holiday resort.

The towns main claim to fame is the invasion of England in 1066 by William of Normandy who set sail from the port. The port was also used in WW1 to supply the British forces.

The town of Saint Valery sur Somme


St Valery sur Somme street


The town is easy to walk around we parked in the car park on the harbour wall. It is near the tourist information shop where you can find details of current events in the town. There is an interesting museum and a house that Napoleon is said to have stayed in.

The town has lots of shops and cafes, restaurants etc in the narrow streets.

Places to eat in the town

st valery sur somme street 2 picture

st valery sur somme harbour marina picture

Hotel Les Corderies Saint-Valery-Sur-Somme

Hotel les Corderies

The hotel is located in the heart of the Baie de Somme in Saint Valery sur Somme, a picturesque fishing village, with a medieval core.

Les Corderies offers 11 stylish rooms providing calm and comfort. The décor spells discrete elegance, comprising comfortable designer furniture.

Savour typical specialities in the intimate atmosphere of the hotels restaurant.

.The swimming pool is conveniently located in the heart of the hotel and the spa provides a moment of well-being.

The hotel is ideal to discover the Baie de Somme.

Hotel Les Corderies Saint Valery sur Somme

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A local Map of the area

The local creperie shop and a monument to 1066

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st-valery-sur-somme-sign for 1066 picture

A few new photos from our recent visit

St Valery sur Somme street

St Valery sur Somme street

St Valery sur Somme street

St Valery sur Somme street

You must try the steam train a full size engine and carriages. You are taken on a 45 min journey around the nearby towns and villages.We went on the 2 30 pm trip the trips are about 2 hours apart and cost about 10 pounds each when we went.

  • The steam train trip Saint Valery sur Somme

    Take a drive with us round the town


    Saint Valery sur Somme street

    st valery-sur-somme street picture


    Places to stay


    Holiday Rental Cottage in Normandy


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    Le moulin l'Eveque is a former water mill set at the bottom of the Vire valley in an area of outstanding natural beauty.It is a little hamlet of 4 riverside properties one of which the owners live in and the other 3 are holiday lets. available individually or collectively for larger parties of up to 15 people.

    Each property has it's own private garden and patio/BBQ area. There is also a large riverside garden which everyone is welcome to use, with a picnic table right on the river, beautiful with a glass of wine at sunset

    The 3 bedroom le gite de cadran solaire has a large andvery well equipped kitchen on the ground floor, with the patio right outside, and stairs up to the principle bedroom wich is furnished with a super king size bed and has double aspect windows, one facing the south and river , the other looking west. Next to it is the main bathroom, with shower, wc and vanity unit Bedroom 2 has twin beds. These can be joined together if required, just let us know. This bedroom has it's own wc and vanity sink Through to the living room where you will find 2 sofas, one of which is a sofa bed and where you can watch TV in English. All the top freeview channels are available.

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    The marina at Saint valery sur Somme

    st valery-sur-somme boat picture

    A narrow steep street in the town of Saint Valery sur Somme

    st valery-sur-somme street picture

    A pleasant walk along the river bank at Saint valery sur Somme

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    St Valery sur Somme street

    St Valery sur Somme street

    St Valery sur Somme street

    St Valery sur Somme street

    St Valery sur Somme street

    You can buy sunflowers in most markets

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    Le Touquet sand dunes

    Le Touquet sand dune

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