Known for being the starting point of the famous boat race the Vendee Globe, Les Sables d’Olonne is a summery destination with so much to offer. Whether you’re a sailing expert or you like relaxing on the beach, enjoy the 24°C waters at one of its 8 sandy beaches. During your stay at your holiday rental in Les Sables d’Olonne, don’t forget to taste the samphire and the famous Vendee gache (a local brioche).
From your holiday rental in Les Sables d’Olonne, set off to discover Saint Nicholas’ Priory, where you’ll enjoy views out across the entire coastline. Don’t forget to climb up to the panoramic bell tower on the Ile d’Olonne: look out across the surrounding marshlands as well as the Sables d’Olonne forest.
Feel like trying something new? The Sauveterre beach is a well-known surfing spot in Vendee. As for the Paracou beach, it’s well-known amongst fans of shore fishing. Not forgetting the paddle boarding or scuba diving also on offers to travellers.
If you’re coming to Les Sables d’Olonne in the autumn, definitely don’t miss the beginning of the Vendee Globe to see the “giants of the seas” launch out onto the water. This sailing race takes places every four years.
The residence Les Jardins de l’Amiraute** is located beside the ocean. For a stay with family or among friends, this holiday accommodation with a pool in Les Sables d’Olonne offers fully equipped apartments. The residence has even been Green Key certified thanks to the steps taken by the Vacanceole Group in support of the environment. This means you’re guaranteed eco-friendly holidays in Les Sables d’Olonne.
Rue de l'Enfer is listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the narrowest street in the world. Indeed, at one of its ends, it leaves a passage only 40 cm wide!
The park of the Puy du Fou is located at 1 hour and 10 minutes from Les Sables d'Olonne. Embark all your tribe for a day rich in emotions.
This seaside resort is known for its beaches: the large beach and the wilder Paracou beach.