Updated on 12 February 2021
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With its Romantic Film Festival, golden beach, racecourse, casino, Grand Hôtel and beautiful waterfront Belle Epoque villas, Cabourg is a beautiful seaside resort that speaks of by-gone elegance and prosperity. Whatever the weather, you can’t beat a walk along the beach before indulging in a delicious meal at one of Cabourg’s many restaurants.
A romantic seaside resort
Must-sees in Cabourg
Grand Hôtel: Built in 1907 to serve Cabourg flourishing aristocratic tourist population, the Grand Hotel has been entertaining guests for more than a century. One of its most regular guest was the world-renowned French author, Marcel Proust who found rest and inspiration in contemplating the changing tides. The dinning room offers a stunning panoramic view on the Channel.
A home-from-home for author Marcel Proust between 1907 and 1914
Racecourse: ultra-modern facilities welcome horse enthusiasts throughout the year. In summer, make sure you attend a trotting race held in the evening for the magical night atmosphere. Intense emotion in the bookmakers guaranteed !
Casino: travel back to the 1900’s and the golden age of gambling in casinos. The Casino is famed for its musical evenings.
Cabourg Tourist Office
The times of the tides in Dives-sur-Mer (next to Cabourg)