Welcome to our luxury apartment on the waterfront of Carteret, Normandy’s most chic
town. Set right in the heart of Carteret, with it’s two en-suite bedrooms and three
balconies, this luxury accommodation is only a few steps away from trendy boutiques
and top class restaurants. It forms part of the recently constructed and imposing
Residence D'Angleterre on the Rue de Paris in the centre of the chic family resort
of Carteret in Normandy. Our Carteret apartment has two en-suite bedrooms, underfloor
heating, 3 large wooden-decked balconies and electric shutters on all windows. The
apartment has been equipped with high quality, modern furnishings.
Carteret’s waterfront bustles with activity: at high tide sailing yachts and motor
vessels make their way to and fro from the marina and trawlers unload their catch
straight onto the quay at the Gare Maritime. Carteret’s spectacular beaches are safe
and sheltered in summer. They have been awarded the European Blue Flag for water
that has been warmed by the Gulf Stream. There are miles of un-spoilt coastline and
There are many excellent restaurants to choose from within easy walking distance,
including L'Hermitage, the Michelin-starred Marine Hotel which is situated next door,
and Le Potiniere that may be found on the beach. Nearby Barneville, that is accessible
on foot offers a market, cinema, supermarket and nightclub (Le Kissing!).
At high tide the estuary provides a clear stretch of water ideal for those wishing
to learn to sail. The sailing school at the top of the rue de Paris caters for all
Carteret is an easy 30km drive from Cherbourg along the quiet D650. It is also possible
to drive from Caen or Le Havre. The ferry crossing from Poole or Portsmouth takes
approx 2 hours by catamaran and 4 hours by standard ferry crossing. Dinard Airport
is a 2 hour drive away and Flybe operate flights from Southamton to Cherbourg.