PontorsonFrance

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Visit Pontorson

Get away to trendy Pontorson! Enjoy the local cuisine, history, and countryside.

Experience the historic city of Pontorson—restaurants, biking trails, and sights like Moulin de Moidrey.

Top Hotels in Pontorson

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Best Western Hotel Montgomery
Best Western Hotel Montgomery
3 out of 5
13 Rue Couesnon, Pontorson, Manche
$64
per night
Jan 5 - Jan 6

Situated in Pontorson, this hotel is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Moulin de Moidrey and within 6 mi (10 km) of Alligator Bay and Forêt de Villecartier. Mont Saint Michel ...

4.4/5Excellent! (263 reviews)

"This hotel has a lot of character, a lovely breakfast including crepes and a very nice garden. We liked it and would stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

Best Western Hotel Montgomery
Hotel Ariane
Hotel Ariane
3 out of 5
50 Boulevard Clémenceau, Pontorson, Manche
$71
per night
Dec 9 - Dec 10

Situated in Pontorson, this hotel is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Moulin de Moidrey and within 9 mi (15 km) of Mont Saint Michel Abbey and Mont Saint-Michel Bay. Alligator ...

3.8/5Good! (181 reviews)
Could be better

"Shower head was handheld only, no wall attachment. Water pressure was good, though. Attendant at desk spoke little to no English to us, though we spoke little French. No information was provided about wifi or local area. Bed was very hard. Halls were very dark and lights did not always come on. We ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2019

Hotel Ariane
Auberge de la Baie
Auberge de la Baie
2 out of 5
La Rive - D275, Mont St-Michel Tourist route, Pontorson, Manche

Situated near the bay, this hotel is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Alligator Bay and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Mont Saint Michel Abbey. Mont-Saint-Michel and Archeoscope are ...

4.1/5Very Good! (505 reviews)

"It was out in the country, away from the crowds and traffic closer to Mont Saint-Michel. We have a lovely garage of sheep going by our window twice a day!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2019

Auberge de la Baie

Popular things to do in Pontorson

Mont Saint Michel Abbey
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Mont Saint Michel Abbey

5/5(127 reviews)

Mont Saint Michel Abbey is a well-known landmark worth seeing in Le Mont-Saint-Michel. Discover the countryside and cathedral in this quaint area.

Mont-Saint-Michel
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Mont-Saint-Michel

5/5(101 reviews)

You can learn about the local history of Le Mont-Saint-Michel when you make a stop at a well-known site like Mont-Saint-Michel. Take some time to visit the cathedral in this walkable area.

Alligator Bay
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Alligator Bay

4/5(5 reviews)

Why not meet the animals who call Alligator Bay home during your vacation in Beauvoir? Discover the countryside and local cheese shops in this trendy area.

Chateau de Combourg
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Chateau de Combourg

5/5(2 reviews)

Tour the Birthplace of Romanticism to walk through the rooms and halls of the castle where one of France’s best writers spent his childhood.

St. Gervais Basilica
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St. Gervais Basilica

Get a close look at the famous skull of St. Aubert, and the hole where the archangel Michael’s finger pierced it.

Château de Fougères
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Château de Fougères

5/5(1 review)

Enjoy a stop at Château de Fougères, a landmark worth seeing in Fougeres. While you're in the area, wander around the gardens.

Reviews of Pontorson

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5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Nov 13, 2019

The shuttles and busses don’t always come when advertised.

2/5 - Disappointing

Verified traveler

Jul 20, 2019

nothing in Pontorson, only for transit to visit saint michel

2/5 - Disappointing

Verified traveler

Jun 22, 2019

Small town just outside of Mont Saint Michel, Very limiting in restaurant and transportation.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

May 11, 2019

Excellent and very convenient location (and cheaper) if you're planning to make a visit to Mont St. Michel, which is really very close (less than 10 minutes by car)

4/5 - Good

SC

Oct 12, 2018

A convenient base for visiting Mont Saint Michel. A nice and quiet town with good supermarkets around.