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Gourmet hotel break in Cherbourg from £93 per person

Sail from Poole or Portsmouth and enjoy a hotel stay with breakfast and dinner

Do you enjoy French cuisine and long for a short break to relax and unwind? Then why not take advantage of this offer which includes a stay in Cherbourg at the Hotel Ambassadeur carefully selected for its convenient city location and only a five minute walk from the Restaurant le Faitout where you will be served a delicious 3 course dinner.

So forget about cooking and simply relax, sightsee & enjoy.You will have plenty of time to indulge in excellent shopping in the new commercial centre or visit the Cité de la Mer with its amazing aquariums and submarine exhibition. At just  £93* per person, what are you waiting for?

This gourmet break includes

  • Morning sailing from Poole or high speed service from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
  • Overnight stay at the Hotel Ambassadeur in a double room with breakfast
  • 3 course dinner, Amuse Bouche and coffee at Le Faitout restaurant
  • Late afternoon or overnight return sailing to Poole or high speed service to Portsmouth
  • Take your car for just £50 extra 
  • 15% off cabins
  • Buy one get one free on entrance tickets to Cité de la Mer - see right for further information

Travel dates and itineraries

Offer not available for travel for stay in hotel on Sunday nights & from 10 - 15 September 2018.

Poole to Cherbourg: From 3 September 2018
Depart Poole on our cruise ferry Barfleur at 08.30 arriving in Cherbourg at 13.45. Depart Cherbourg the next day at 18.30* arriving back in Poole at 21.45.

*On Tuesdays & Wednesdays the departure is at 22.15 with an arrival the next day at 07.00. On board accommodation is compulsory and prices start at £53.

Portsmouth to Cherbourg: From 3 - 9 September 2018
Depart Portsmouth on our high speed ferry Normandie Express at 09.00 arriving in Cherbourg at 13.00. Depart Cherbourg the next day 17.00 arriving back in Portsmouth at 19.00.

Hotel information

About restaurant Le Faitout

Restaurant Le Faitout

A 10 minute walk from the hotel the restaurant Le Faitout has an attractive and cosy décor and serves delicacies such as green asparagus, skate terrine, sea bass risotto or veal with wild mushrooms. Desserts are just as mouth-watering and include a creamy chocolate fondant with a cinnamon sauce. Menus are changed daily and dependant on the availability of local produce.

How to book

Book online or call 0330 159 4500 quoting CHEFAI.

Brittany Ferries are acting as an agent on behalf Le Faitout. Any additional charges or alternative/additional items chosen will need to be paid for direct to the restaurant.

Terms and conditions

*Price based on 2 sharing a double room for 1 night at the Hotel Ambassadeur and having a 3 course dinner at restaurant Le Faitout. For other room types and cabins on board cruise ferry please proceed with your booking for a quote. Transport from the port to the hotel is not provided, but there is a free shuttle bus to the Cité de la Mer and taxis (approximately €10 to city centre) are generally available outside the terminal. See our Cherbourg port guide for more information. Bookings must be made at least 24 hours in advance of travel. All offers are subject to availability from a limited allocation and prices may go up as ferry space becomes limited, or be withdrawn at any time. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Holiday terms and conditions apply.

How to book

Book online or call quoting CHEFAI

0330 159 4500

La Cité de la Mer - Buy one get one free offer

La Cité de la Mer - Buy one get one free offer

Buy one get one free offer on entrance tickets to the Cité de la Mer from 15 March to 31 December 2018. Simply present the leaflet from La Cité de la Mer 2018 you received as you embarked. Full price adult rates 18€ and child 5-17 years old 13€.

A free shuttle bus is available from Cherbourg port to the Cité de la Mer, near the town centre, leaving approximately 30 mins after the ferry arrives.The return service leaves from the Cité de la Mer between 1hr 30mins and 60 mins prior to your scheduled departure time. For more information please enquire on board.

About Cherbourg

Outdoor terrace in Cherbourg, Normandy

Cherbourg is a military, fishing and commercial port, with a yachting marina, and boasts the largest artificial harbour in the world. Normandy has a spectacular coastline and plenty of sandy beaches, with dramatic cliffs rising up near Cherbourg.

Our UK ports

Portsmouth ferry terminal

View information about our UK ports including address, port facilities and car parking.

Our French ports

Le Havre Terminal Building

View information about our French ports including address, port facilities and car parking.