Activities and Visits


Known as the "Carcassonne of the North", Montreuil-sur-Mer will not fail to surprise you: this medieval town in Pas-de-Calais, located a few kilometres from the Côte d’Opale, offers an extensive historical heritage that will delight those who enjoy cultural discoveries. Visit the citadel and the ramparts, a listed historic monument built in the 16th century, as well as Saint-Saulve abbatial church and the perfectly preserved Hôtel-Dieu chapel. Also, treat yourself to a walk around the town's streets: admire the 18th century townhouses still in an impeccable state of repair.

Victor Hugo, won over by the charms of the town during his stay in Montreuil-sur-Mer, set part of the plot of his masterpiece, Les Misérables, here.

You may not know it, but Montreuil-sur-Mer is a genuine culinary paradise, located in one of the historic, gastronomic and rural jewels of northern France.
It has barely 2,000 inhabitants, but you will find a wide range of restaurants and produce within a radius of 150 km.

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Montreuil and its surroundings

Nature in the heart of the 7 Vallées and the Côte d’Opale

The landscapes around Montreuil-sur-Mer will delight nature lovers and those who enjoy the great outdoors. The territory of the 7 Vallées is a natural haven in the Pas-de-Calais department that welcomes you during your getaways for a complete change of scenery. Rivers, valleys, forests and pastures abound and offer the perfect setting for pleasant walks.

About 15 km away the landscapes of the Côte d’Opale will be perfect for relaxing walks: the superb sandy beaches lined with dunes offer unique charms to be discovered during your stay in the 7 Vallées.


Getaway in Touquet Paris-Plage

Take advantage of your stay at the Best Western Hôtel Hermitage to treat yourself to a getaway in the seaside resort of Touquet-Paris-Plage.

This famous and highly popular town, especially in the 19th century when the bourgeoisie moved there, offers many listed buildings and villas thanks to their typical Belle-Époque style architecture.
Stroll around the town centre streets and take time to admire its monuments.
And, be sure to make your way to Le Touquet’s 12 km long beach, where you will be able to enjoy a variety of sports. 


Sport in Nord-Pas-de-Calais

In the 7 Vallées region or on the Côte d’Opale, there are many sports activities available. Athletes will be able to devote themselves to their favourite activities:

Golf enthusiasts will also find plenty to their taste: many golf courses can be found near the Best Western Hôtel Hermitage. Beginners or experienced players, enhance your stay in Pas-de-Calais with a round of golf in the heart of a rich and preserved natural environment.

Nampont Saint-Martin golf course     Touquet golf course     Hardelot golf course    Arras golf course    golf