Discover a selection of 5,000 holiday rentals in Calvados (department), FR that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 31 per night, and cottages and villas are popular options for a stay in Calvados (department). Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Calvados

Come and experience Calvados and its museums, history and cathedral. Renowned for its beaches, local tours and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Museum of the Battle of Normandy and Eugene Boudin Museum. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Calvados

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Calvados has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Festyland (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Prairie Racecourse (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Garcelles Golf (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Caen Botanical Garden (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Caen Golf (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Centre Equestre de Ouistreham (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Calvados

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 22°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Calvados

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Calvados is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Omaha Beach (28.6 mi / 46.1 km)
  • Caen Botanical Garden (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Sword Beach (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Ouistreham Beach (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Courseulles-sur-Mer Beach (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Juno Beach (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Calvados

The nearest airport is in Caen (CFR-Carpiquet), located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Deauville (DOL-Normandie), which is 28.5 mi (45.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Caen Station, Frénouville-Cagny Station and Moult Station are the main stations in the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Calvados (department)?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 4,508 vacation rentals near Calvados (department). From 340 cottages to 156 villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Calvados (department) for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Calvados (department)?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Calvados (department). From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Saint-Jean-du-Bocage: 126 vacation rentals
  • Lion-sur-Mer: 1,096 vacation rentals
  • Luc-sur-Mer: 646 vacation rentals
  • Notre-Dame-du-Bessin: 951 vacation rentals
  • Port-en-Bessin-Huppain: 561 vacation rentals

And Vrbo UK offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Calvados (department)! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Calvados (department)?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Calvados (department):

  • Saint-Jean-du-Bocage: 126 rentals
  • Lion-sur-Mer: 1,096 rentals
  • Luc-sur-Mer: 646 rentals
  • Port-en-Bessin-Huppain: 561 rentals
  • Basseneville: 1,144 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Calvados (department)?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Calvados (department) are:

  • Deauville (DOL-Normandie): 2,590 vacation rentals
  • Caen (CFR-Carpiquet): 1,811 vacation rentals
  • Le Havre (LEH-Octeville): 2,246 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Calvados (department)?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Calvados (department). From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial: 1,040 rentals
  • Arromanches 360: 1,248 rentals
  • Deauville La Touques Racecourse: 2,655 rentals
  • Bayeux British War Cemetery: 1,306 rentals
  • Trouville-Deauville Station: 2,691 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Calvados (department) listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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