A destination adored by families looking for a burst of fresh sea air, Courseulles-sur-Mer is a coastal resort located on the Channel in Basse-Normandie's Calvados department. Situated between Caen and Bayeux, Courseulles-sur-Mer is famous for its beaches, which form part of France's remembrance tourism, thanks to the Canadian "Juno Beach" landing in 1944. Courseulles-sur-Mer is a town bursting with history. Families love spending the weekend in Courseulles-sur-Mer to get away from it all and enjoy some fresh sea air, but also to learn about the historical Normandy landings, which makes this town an unmissable stop on every history syllabus. The marina means tourists can arrive by sea and moor their boats before visiting the town and spending a few days in Courseulles-sur-Mer. The town is also a renowned fishing port thanks to its oyster farms. Courseulles-sur-Mer boasts sea access that will delight water sports enthusiasts. The sailing school is an unmissable site for experienced yachters; an activity that can be carried out at sea, at the entrance to the port or even in the La Seulles river, whose water-retaining basin makes a perfect sailing site. Courseulles-sur-Mer's location is ideal in all seasons for welcoming visitors, history buffs and water sports enthusiasts, or simply families and those looking to enjoy a relaxing break in Courseulles-sur-Mer. Holiday rental accommodation in Courseulles-sur-Mer offers modern comfort for a wonderful break. Pierre et Vacances provides apartment rentals in Courseulles-sur-Mer in Le Chant des Oiseaux, a family residence perfect for an unforgettable holiday. This residence boasts a semi-indoor swimming pool and quick, easy access to the town centre and its many activities.