the long house

montreuil centre
The Citadel Montreuil/Mer
The area
Set in the Pas de Calais region of Northern France nestling in the area of the Seven valleys close to the coastal towns of Le Touquet and Berck sur Mer.
Beaurainville is located between the market towns of Hesdin and Montreuil sur Mer which is famous for its connection with Victor Hugo, and is very close to the Cote d'Opale (opal coast) with it's lovely wide sandy beaches.

Close to the Somme and the WW1 battlefields - Why not  visit the WW1 cemetery at Etaples close to Le Touquet, the Canadian monument at Vimy Ridge, or go back further in time and visit the historic medieval centre at Agincourt. (Azincourt) 

There are swimming pools in Hesdin (L'abc), Montreuil sur Mer, Berck sur Mer (Agora)and a water park (Aqualud) in Le Touquet.
Family fun can be had at Bagatelle - Merlimont - theme park, Labby Parc - St Josse - maze and adventure park, Opalaventure - Sainte Cecile - woodland climbing adventure park.
Go 10-pin bowling in Hesdin and Berck sur Mer or learn to sand yacht along the beaches from Le Touquet to Berck sur Mer.
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        beach at stella plage Dunes at Stella Plage stella plage
 
 Annual events include beach moto cross in January at  Le Touquet and October at  Berck sur Mer
                                   Kite festival - in april at Berck sur Mer.
 

Closer to home you can spend time messing around on the river at the kayak club in Beaurainville, Montreuil sur Mer and Hesdin or spend an hour or two catching trout at the local lake. If two wheels are more your style then cycles are available for hire at the tourist office in Hesdin.

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The Market in Beaurainville