The treasures of the village of Saint-Jean-le-Thomas

You undoubtedly enjoy your stay in Normandy to discover the Bay of the Mont-Saint-Michel, but the vilage of Saint-Jean-le-Thomas deserves all your attention.

For the record, Eisenhower stayed in Saint-Jean-le-Thomas from August 19 to September 29, 1944. He will remember from his stay in Saint-Jean-le-Thomas : "From Saint-Jean-le-Thomas, we discover on of the most beautiful panoramas in the world"

He occupied the villa "Montgomery" with the English lieutenant-colonel James Gault, of the Scottish guard who represented Marshal Montgomerywith Eisenhower and Kay Summersby, his faithful secretary, who acted as driver of the general. A commemorative plaque is affixed to the villa and another at the crossroads.

Are you planning to spend your holiday in Saint-Jean-le-Thomas in Normandy? The Hotel des Bains serves as a guide and communicates its best ideas fo activities and discovery of this beautiful and authentic village full of charm.

Its owner and coach have made Saint-Jean-le-Thomas known on every continent! Aged one year in 1975, the young horse makes his first steps on the beach, facing the Mont-Saint-Michel. It is then housed at the Dunes stud farm in Saint-Jean-le-Thomas, from 1975 to 1983. This small horse then forged one of the finest international trot chars between 1979 and 1983. He won 2 american prices in January 1983.

With its 450 year-round inhabitants, 500 houses and summer residents, Saint-Jean-le-Thomas remain a small resort that was able to develop during the sea-bath era in the 1930s, which is a pleasure for families, cyclists and hikers who want to enjoy a quiet break in the Bay of the Mont-Saint-Michel.

The Hotel des Bains has been run since 1913 by our family, Gautier-Turmel, so we will be delighted yo tell you the story of our hotel and the resort.

Among the must-see events of our destination, you will certainly hear about the annual Mimosa Festival, held in February.

You can enjoy the market that is held every Sunday morning in season.

The 3 beaches of Saint-Jean-le-Thomas:
Dragey beach
Pignochet beach
Saint-Michel beach

A beach club is open from July 10 to August 18 on Saint-Michel beach.
For families, the Municipality recruits 2 animators each year in July and August, and welcomes children from 4 to 12 years old. Open from Monday to Friday, from 2:15 p.m to 5:30 p.m.
Afternoon rate: 3.50€ per child

Ideal for families on holidays in Saint-Jean-le-Thomas, find every day in summer until August 28 on the Saint-Michel beach, from 3:30 p.m to 7:00 p.m: a carrousel, a playground and a beach bar for the small hollow.

Many ideas to entertain the children and have a great time with your family during your holidays!

Some ideas of activities that we will develop over time on our site:
The crossing of the Bay by walk, with a guide.
Of course the Mont-Saint-Michel, just in front.
The many hikes and walks around.
Flight over the Bay in microlight.
Beautiful horse or pony rides on the beach or in the woods.
Fishing in the Bay: before you go fishing, learn about the minimum size allowed for your catch (hulls, shrimps, clams, oysters), good fishing!
Bike ride

Saint-Jean-le-Thomas, Heritage Village.

You can also prepare your stay at the Information Tourist Office of Saint-Jean-le-Thomas : 0233709071

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