Youth Hostel Genêts - Mont-Saint-Michel Bay
The youth hostel of Genêts is an authentic place located a few meters from the departure of the great crossing of the Mont-Saint-Michel bay.
Opening of the youth hostel:
Youth hostel open from March to November
Accessible 24 hours a day
Reception hours: 9am-12pm, 5pm-8pm
Check-in: 5pm-8pm – Check-out: 10am
Housed in a former school station, theGenêts youth hostel is a good place to start exploring the natural environment of the Mont-Saint-Michel bay; Genêts is the starting point of the crossings. On foot, during high tides, on horseback or at night, the possibilities of crossing are varied. Enjoy a stay in a place that invites you to relax and discover with the sea as a horizon.
services of the youth hostel of Genêts - Mont-Saint-Michel Bay
Rooms with 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 beds
Camping places: 11
Wifi / Bar / Independent kitchen / Barbecue / Playground / Garden
Supermarket / Market: 500 m
services of the youth hostel for groups
No meeting room
Parking for coaches
- Staying not far from the Mont-Saint-Michel bay and being able to easily reach this unmissable tourist site.
- Have fun in the garden of the youth hostel in Genêts.
- Taste the different Breton specialties such as seafood, kouign-amann, pancakes and galettes.
- Take a walk across the bay of Mont-Saint-Michel from the youth hostel.
the activities of the youth hostel of Genêts - Mont-Saint-Michel Bay
The HI Genêts youth hostel is an interesting stop for hikers on the GR 223 coastal path. This path which connects Carentan to Mont-Saint-Michel is ideal to take a breath of fresh air while admiring the wild nature and magnificent landscapes. The Bec d’Andaine located not far from our youth hostel is the starting point to reach the Mont-Saint-Michel bay. The crossings can be made on foot or on horseback.
- Sea kayaking
- Mountain bike / VTC
- Sailing / Windsurfing
- UNESCO sites
- Monuments / Castles / Museums
- Natural heritage
- Recreational facilities: 500 m
- Historical sites: 500 m
- Beach: 5 km
Map & access
Bus line 308 Le Mont Saint-Michel / Granville > Stop: Youth Hostel (100 m)
Avranches / Granville (10 km)
Access by road
From Paris A13, A84, then N175, to “Avranches”, D973 direction “Granville” and D911 to “Genêts”
Rennes or Caen (100 km)