Christmas vacations in Caen
What to do during your stay in Caen this winter
Visit Caen with Le Chat
Famous comic book character, Philippe Geluck's Cat is staing in Caen until March 2, 2022. In front of our hotel is the Place de la République, from where you can join the route traced by the character through the city : the opportunity to discover Caen by mixing Art and History. An original way to discover the city!
The Christmas market
Browse the alleys of the Christmas market with your family or with your partner from November 27 to December 31, 2021. Craftsmen and shopkeepers will be on hand to offer decorations, jewelry and even games for children in some sixty chalets.
Find the market Place de la République and boulevard Maréchal-Leclerc, every day at the following times
- Monday: 2pm to 7:30pm
- Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 11:30 am to 7:30 pm
- Friday and Saturday: 11am to 9pm
- Sunday: 11:30 am to 7:30 pm.
Exceptionally closed on December 25th.
Go back in time
The city of a hundred steeples has an extraordinary historical heritage, covering several eras. Just a few steps from our hotel, you can find the castle of Caen, the Abbey of Men or the famous Rue Froide and its old-fashioned atmosphere with its small independent stores.
Closer to our time, the Caen Memorial is also a place a must-see. Dedicated to wars through the 20ᵉ century and peace, the museum looks back at the great battles that marked the era. The museum also offers exhibitions and events throughout the year.
Discover the city on a gyropod
Want to visit Caen in an unusual way? Go to Com'on Gyro, in the heart of the city, only 400m from our Best Western Royal Hotel! On your own or on a guided tour, you'll find what you're looking for to explore all the must-see places in the old Caen.