Campsite near Les Sables-d’Olonne
This superb seaside resort has so many assets that it’s sure to appeal to you: long, fine sandy beaches, period architecture, different ports and harbours, and so much more. You can also join in every kind of watersport (sailing, surfing, parasailing, canoeing, diving, etc.) – visitors of every age will be over the moon! A campsite holiday in Les Sables-d’Olonne is all about freedom and the great outdoors, on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean.
The Vendée coast means sunshine, splendid beaches in the shade of tall pine trees, well-preserved architecture, an array of quaint little ports, and a genuinely warm and friendly atmosphere. Here, with family or friends, you’ll revel in the freedom and the glorious fresh air.
This is a watersports hotspot where you can learn sand yachting, stand-up paddleboarding, windsurfing, surfing and jet-skiing. During your stay, you can of course enjoy the outdoor or covered swimming pools at your campsite in Les Sables-d’Olonne, along with the many activities offered for the whole family on site. Otherwise, hop over to the island of Noirmoutier to explore the peaceful Les Dames beach or the beach at Barbâtre with its dunes and maritime pines, or head for the Île d’Yeu and the beautiful Anse des Soux beach. Elsewhere on the coast, you won’t regret a trip to the vast Les Conches beach in Longeville-sur-Mer. La Terrière beach, home to a host of sports activities in La Tranche-sur-Mer, beckons too. Le Bois Soret beach in Notre-Dame-des-Monts, close to a national forest, has a mysterious, wild feel and makes for another enticing destination. The Grande Plage in Les Sables-d’Olonne remains very busy throughout the summer season but with its pretty beach cabins and promenade, it’s always a winner.
The Vendée brings together land and ocean. Nature lovers will love touring the Marais Poitevin, which has a great network of hiking trails and cycle paths. You can also take a boat trip along the canals, and discover the ancient abbeys at Maillezais, Nieul-sur-l’Autise or Saint-Michel-en-l’Herm, for example.
Les Sables-d’Olonne is a seaside resort, fishing port and marina all rolled into one, and promises some magical moments. Visit the pretty Île Penotte pedestrian district of the old town where, since 1990 a local artist has been decorating the walls with a multitude of naive frescoes fashioned from shells. Also close to your campsite, you’ll find the shellfish museum near the port, and Les Sables-d’Olonne Zoo, home to approximately 350 animals. And just an hour’s drive from Les Sables-d’Olonne, you can watch the breathtaking historical shows at the Puy-du-Fou. All these places are just waiting to be discovered and experienced. For your next holiday with family or friends, opt for a Yelloh! Village campsite in the Vendée, the guarantee of an unforgettable stay.