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Vauban Cove in Port-en-Bessin-Huppain - France

Information on the Vauban Cove in Port-en-Bessin-Huppain (France)


Description and location of the Vauban Cove in Port-en-Bessin-Huppain (14520)

Map of Port en Bessin beach in Normandy

Our opinion on the Vauban Cove

Adresse of the Vauban Cove : Quai Baron Gérard 14520 Port-en-Bessin-Huppain

Next to the port of Port-en-Bessin, east coast, there is the creek of Vauban (because at the foot of a tower). Narrow, uncomfortable and covered with posidonia, it is only a secondary beach. At low tide, many rocks appear making swimming delicate. The right side environment is pleasant with cliffs. Left side, there is the parking of Port-en-Bessin. We largely prefer the beach of Omaha a few kilometers west which starts at the municipality of Colleville sur Mer and which ends at Vierville sur Mer. A beach that we cannot forget ...

Characteristics of the Vauban Cove

Type of beach

  • Creek
  • Shade
  • Lawn
  • Pebbles
  • Sand
  • Cement

Equipment on the beach

  • Handicap accessible
  • Swimming pool
  • Kids Club
  • Shower
  • Mattress rental
  • Free parking
  • Payed parking
  • Paddle boats
  • Lifeguards in season
  • Restaurants
  • WC


  • Beach volleyball
  • Nautical Center
  • Sand Yachting
  • Nursery
  • Fishing
  • Nautical sports
  • Surfing
  • Scuba diving
  • Kitesurfing


  • Difficult access
  • Nude beach
  • Wild beach
  • Near city center


  • Barbecues permitted
  • Dogs allowed
  • Smoke-free beach

Photos of the Vauban Cove

Photo of the cove of Port en Bessin in Normandy

It is at the foot of the cliffs of theVauban tower that we find a little creek of pebble. Continuing, at the foot of the cliffs, the beach becomes very rocky.

Cove of Port en Bessin in Normandy

The passable area is at the port level. Coarse gravel covered with posidonia. Only a spare beach ...

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Map of Port en Bessin beaches in France - Normandy Vauban cove Vierville sur Mer Luc sur Mer

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