Villers Tourism

Villers-sur-Mer,

paleontology

Here, we are at the center of the world! The first French town to be crossed by the Greenwich Meridian, the long beach also bears witness to the Belle Epoque with its picturesque villas. Its particularity: the Cliffs of the Black Cows, geological curiosity dating from the Jurassic. For those less keen on history, the beach is the site of many sporting and fun events and tournaments all summer long.

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Sable Show © City of Villers
The Black Cow Cliffs © J. Boissard
Villers-sur-Mer beach © D. Barré
Villers-sur-Mer beach © D. Barré
Horses on the beach
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Sable Show © City of Villers

The Black Cow Cliffs © J. Boissard

Villers-sur-Mer beach © D. Barré

Villers-sur-Mer beach © D. Barré

Horses on the beach

Not to be missed!

Walk along the Falaises des Vaches Noires

It is a geological and paleontological jewel made of alternating marl and limestone in which many fossils have been discovered. The most beautiful are exhibited at Paléospace, a museum dedicated to paleontology and astronomy. Protected natural area, the site must be respected (climbing is prohibited). The collection of fossils is accepted on the beach at the foot of the cliffs and on the sand. Guided tours, courses and workshops are organized very regularly, consult the dates and times on the agenda of our site. Also discover The Paléospace, a museum entirely dedicated to local paleontology which exhibits fossils dating from the Jurassic.
P. Le Bris

The Black Cow Cliffs

Take a selfie on the Greenwich Meridian

On the Avenue de la République, near the casino, at the place marked on the seaside, the longitude is exactly 0. You are at the center of the world… An ideal place to take a picture!
The Greenwich Meridian

The Greenwich Meridian

Take a sand yachting lesson with the Pôle Nautique Villers-Blonville

With its long fine sandy beach as far as the eye can see, Villers-sur-Mer is the perfect spot to learn land yachting. Run by dinghy sailing enthusiasts, the Pôle Nautique Villers-Blonville offers a wide choice of nautical activities, including sand yachting. Take to the wind, soar on two wheels and feel the breeze on your face. Adrenaline rush guaranteed!

The Villers-Blonville Nautical Center

Rue Alfred Feine - 14640 Villers-sur-Mer - 02 31 87 00 30

Kids

Every summer, Villers-sur-Mer beach offers a multitude of fun activities to occupy toddlers, juniors and teenagers. We let off steam in the inflatable structures of the Le Méridien Beach Club, grab the coveted pompom at the merry-go-round and learn to swim in the swimming pool.

Rent a beach cabin, umbrella, deckchair or sunbath

C.David

Recognizable by their bright white color, the beach cabins are set up from June to mid-September (140 cabins out of 230 in total are available for hire). You can rent them by the day, week, fortnight, month, season or year.
Daily rates : cabin - € 13 / parasol - € 8,5 / deckchair - € 4 / sunbathing - € 7.
Information at the Établissement des Bains de Mer on 06 22 26 87 00.

Eco-citizenship

  • Collective waste collection from July to the end of September. Information on +33 (0)7 82 70 96 65
  • Eco-responsible day in July. Information on +33 (0)2 31 14 51 65

Eating with your feet in the water

Sleep with the sea as your horizon

Convenience

ACCESS
Access the beach via avenue de la République which runs along the beach, as well as via rue Michel d'Ornano and rue du Général Leclerc. As these last two are narrow, we advise you to access them via Avenue de la République.
You will find parking spaces on the avenue de la République (paid only in July and August) and in the perpendicular streets or behind the Casino Tranchant, place du Lieutenant Fernand Fanneau. Paid parking is also available on Place Jean Mermoz opposite Villers-sur-Mer Tourisme, paying only in July and August. Other free parking spaces are available in residential areas a few blocks from the sea.

Access to animals: from June 15 to September 15, dogs are allowed before 9 a.m. and after 20 p.m. on the ends of the beach. On the Villers-Blonville Nautical Pole side, from the spur of the Sailing School to Auberville and on the VILLERS 2000 side from the end of the bathing area of ​​the eastern breakwater (end of the yellow buoys) to Blonville-sur-Mer . Outside this period, from September 16 to June 14, they are allowed on the beach. No obligation to keep a leash on the beach, but keep a leash on the promenade dikes. Horses are allowed on the beach, at low tide and on the foreshore, all year round and at any time. However, from May 1 to September 15, they will only be authorized at low tide, on the foreshore, before 10 a.m. and after 19 p.m.
SURVEILLANCE
The beaches of Villers-sur-Mer are supervised from June 6 every weekend from 11:30 am to 19 pm.
Jean Mermoz beach first aid station: 02 31 87 01 04
Jean Moulin beach first aid station: 02 31 87 52 83

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Contact us:
+33 (0)2 31 14 40 00
info@indeauville.fr


Our tourist information offices:

DEAUVILLE TOURISM
Residence of the Clock
Empress Eugenie wharf
14800 Deauville
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VILLERS-SUR-MER TOURISM
Place Jean-Mermoz
14640 Villers-sur-Mer
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BLONVILLE-SUR-MER TOURISM
32 bis avenue Michel d'Ornano
14910 Blonville-sur-Mer
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VILLERVILLE TOURISM
40 rue du Général Leclerc
14113 Villerville
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ANY TOURISM
20 Place Lemercier
14800 Toques
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TOURGÉVILLE TOURISM
Louis Delamare Promenade
(behind the aid station)
14800 Tourgeville
See opening hours