The line was then only connected to Mézidon-Canon with train connection at Caen.
To the east of the centre is Houlgate golf course and the fresh water trout fishing "Etangs du Drochon".
In 1882 the railway arrived in Houlgate, the station was built between both villages so as to accommodate both of them.
In 1772, Pierre Louis Bonnet, Lord of Meautry, married demoiselle Gabrielle of Dramard.
Up until the last century, Beuzeval consisted of only a few small houses and farms, surrounded by small gardens with wild hedges dotted throughout the valley or on the hillsides.Alexandra Fyodorovna, wife to Nikolai II, empress of Russia.A company, the "Société de Construction Immobilière" (S.C.I.) was formed 12 years later in 1858 with plans to develop that area of Beuzeval.Then a town hall was built, a school and a post office on the north side of the Drochon.Isabelle II, Queen of Spain.The first casino was then built: it was a wooden construction situated in front of the Grand Hotel.With the numbers of tourists increasing a wooden boarding house was e Hotel Imbert was built in 1877 and in 1907 its tower was built.The town also boasts an indoor market, open Thursdays and Saturdays off season and every day during the summer.Jean of Aché (the then Lord of the Manor) accompanied William the Conqureror in 1066 for the Conquest of England.Bréguet, aircraft builder, who owned a villa in Houlgate.During the mid-90s the council rebuilt the Rue du Général Leclerc and installed a one way system across the town centre.Émile Zola, famous writer.
The post office then moved out of one of the town hall annexes to its new accommodation.
Roland Garros, famous aviator, who broke the altitude flying record on Houlgate beach.
Lenormand, author of many known comedies.
It replaced the old church which was situated too far inland and had become too small to accommodate the growing population.
Between 16, the Château de Beuzeval was part of the fief of the Aché.As well as the castle the fief also owned a chapel where a chaplain was butheaded.The valley is mostly built up or used for animal grazing.Beuzeval-les-Bains continued its development and in 1863 a hotel complex was built to house the Protestants coming to the sea side.A few tourists from Caen and then Paris started staying in Beuzeval for their holidays.The commune is separated from Dives-sur-Mer and Villers-sur-Mer by cliffs.The castle was unused for some time before the 19th century when the present structure was built.This casino d'enghien paris new plaza features a fountain volcano.The town then welcomed many celebrities and royalty.History, houlgate was at first just a hamlet in the commune of Beuzeval.