An unusual hotel for your next trip to Normandy.

Less than a month to go before the long-awaited return of spring. Longer days and mild sunshine. The perfect opportunity for a short break in leafy, flower-filled Normandy. Just a few hours from Paris, the charming town of Avranches is the perfect place to start exploring the Bay of Mont-Saint-Michel. Don't hesitate to spend the night in our hotel Le Moulin de Ducey, which will guarantee you an atypical and unforgettable experience. A cosy haven of peace, it is just 15 minutes by car from Avranches station, an ideal location for a number of walks. Here are two examples of how to get away from it all for a few hours in this region of France rich in discovery.


Departing from the Cabane Vauban in Champeaux, this three-hour walk will take you along the Normandy coast and through the charming commune of Carolles. Whether it's the small stone houses typical of the region, the invigorating sea air or the religious calm of nature, you'll find nothing like it to recharge your batteries. With magnificent views over the Channel, this idyllic setting is the perfect opportunity for a romantic stroll at sunset, before returning to the comfort of our charming hotel in Avranches.


One of the region's must-see attractions, Mont-Saint-Michel is less than 20 minutes' drive from our hotel. Perfect for making the most of your stay. From Beauvoir, it's a good hour's walk to Mont-Saint-Michel. This leisurely stroll across the bay plunges you into an enchanting landscape before reaching the famous abbey, a masterpiece of medieval architecture overlooking the sea. Walking in the bay is also an opportunity to observe a rich and unique biodiversity, made up of hundreds of species of birds and fish. So don't hesitate to explore this magical setting without moderation.


Whether you're looking to spend a romantic weekend or explore the region with your family, the Moulin de Ducey offers a personalised and unusual welcome. Its restful, bucolic setting on the banks of the River Sélune is the ideal place to relax and recharge your batteries after a day of exploring. With spacious, comfortable rooms and gourmet meals overlooking the illuminated old bridge, everything is in place to make your stay both unique and soothing. Its location is a real gateway to this unspoilt natural environment steeped in history.