Best Western Plus Le Moderne****
Hotel Caen Centre
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William the Conqueror in Caen

Discovering the history of William the Conqueror


Two monuments in his honour

Men's Abbey
Just a 13-minute walk from your hotel

Founded by William the Conqueror himself, this architectural masterpiece dates from the 11th century. Its church, l'église Saint-Étienne, houses his tomb. Discover a rich and impressive history, a testament to Caen's medieval heritage.

  • Visit Saint-Étienne church to admire the Romanesque architecture such as the vaults and learn all about the historical significance of the place.
  • Visit the Men's Abbey museum, which gives an insight into life at the time.
  • Enjoy the peaceful setting of the abbey's gardens and outdoor areas.
📍 Esplanade Jean-Marie Louvel, 14000 Caen.
🕰 Schedules and 💰 prices available on the city's official website

Abbaye aux dames
Just a 20-minute walk from your hotel

Caen's historic monument was built by William the Conqueror and his wife Matilda in the 11th century. It bears witness to their influence on royal history and Romanesque architecture. Visitors are taken on a journey back in time that brings exceptional serenity to everyone.

  • The Romanesque style of each building: abbey church, Trinity church, cloister, etc.
  • Permanent and temporary exhibitions on the abbey's role in the history of Normandy
  • The incredible panorama overlooking Caen and the surrounding area.
📍 Place Reine Mathilde, 14000 Caen.
🕰 Timetables and 💰 prices available on the region's official website.


Take a break in a hotel in Caen

In the heart of Caen city centre, the Best Western Plus Le Moderne hotel is the perfect place to get closer to William the Conqueror. In just a few steps, explore the city's emblematic monuments and shopping streets.

But first, let yourself be seduced by this 4-star hotel in Caen. Recently renovated, this charming establishment has all the qualities you need for a discovery break:
  • Spacious rooms to share with friends and family;
  • Room service at any time of the day or night
  • Lounge-bar for relaxing moments
  • Garage
  • Car park nearby...
Make your reservation now for your next stay in our hotel in the centre of Caen!
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