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Here, in the heart of Côte de Lumière, French living reaches its sublime and stylish best.
Le Château d’Olonne, your charming resort, is comfortably close to the lively seaside town of Les Sables d’Olonne. Here, you’ll discover a picturesque old quarter, filled with pedestrian alleys and façades decorated with shells, as well as the La Chaume quarter, where the city originated. Or dip into the fishermen’s district, and the delicious food market where you shop for the freshest fish, for dinner at your place. The historical theme park, Le Grand Parc du Puy du Fou is also just 92km away. Located in the Vendée, a region famous for its long sandy beaches, close to Les Sables d’Olonne, Residence L’Estran is a hotel and resort located between the Puits d’Enfer, a deep cleft in the cliff into which the sea comes crashing at high tide, and the town centre. The swimming pool faces the sea and the sandy beaches are just 2km away. When its time to get active, why not practice your swing with a spot of golf or dive into water sports?
The following facilities are available:
Some facilities remain closed in low season, please check at the time of booking if there is an activity or facility which is key for your holiday.
12/04/2014 - 03/11/2014
Our apartment resorts offer varied accommodation, from studios, cabins and apartments to houses and bungalows - ideal for larger groups, right up to luxurious villas, whatever accommodation you choose, there is no compromise on quality or comfort.
Details of accommodation which can found on this resort is listed below. Use the search form to check availability of accommodation for your chosen holiday dates.
Number of apartments: 120
Getting to mainland Europe is now easier than ever before, thanks to the Eurotunnel and a vast choice of ferry crossings and many of our parcs are conveniently located close to airports serviced by low-cost airlines, which means you can be on holiday in no time at all.
At Eurocamp we believe in making our holiday parcs not only easy to enjoy, but also simple to get to. So whether you decide to self drive or fly drive, we'll help to make sure your journey is as hassle-free as possible.
Getting to mainland Europe is now easier than ever before with a vast choice of self drive or fly drive options.
Our guide to driving abroad is full of useful tips to help make your journey as smooth as possible.
Whether we are arranging your flights for you or not, we can offer you excellent value car hire. We have teamed up with Europcar to provide collection from your airport.
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Break up a long journey with a stopover at one or more Eurocamp parcs, and benefit from the fantastic facilities you expect from a Eurocamp holiday.
Eurocamp can arrange overnight stops at a wide range of hotels across Europe to suit various budgets.
The following activities are available:
Eurocamp kids clubs do not operate on this parc, however there are activities which are organised by the parc themselves, which you can take advantage of whilst on holiday.
Open 5 days a week
The following local attractions are available:
There is a lovely harbour and a great beach at les Sables d'Olonne, and the town also offers a variety of shops and restaurants. There are lovely scenic walking routes in the area, and if you fancy something a little more exerting there are also various sporting activities on offer.
Water Sports Centre: "Sports Océan" Institute (2 km away). Horse-riding: "Club Hippique Sablais" (7 km away). Tennis: The Sablais Tennis Club (6 clay courts and 6 hard courts) 3.5 km away. Golf: "Golf des Olonnes" Club (18 holes and driving range) in Olonne-sur-Mer (9 km away). Go-karts / Quad: "Mecamax" (9 km away). Thalassotherapy: Accor Thalassa Les Sables d'Olonne: 10% discount on the 6-day treatment packages and the 4-treatment discovery day. Call + 33 (0)2 51 21 77 87 for information Address: Lac de Tanchet - 85100 Les Sables d'Olonne. Zoo: Les Sables d’Olonne Zoo contains over 200 animals amidst lush, flowering vegetation.
Les Sables d’Olonne: The 'Port Olonna' yachting marina – the starting and finishing point for the round-the-world non-stop "Vendée Globe" yachting race since 1989 – and the fishing port (eighth largest in France). Two districts well worth seeing: firstly, the Ile de Penotte, a picturesque old quarter in the town centre with pedestrian alleys and façades decorated with shells by a local artist. Secondly, the La Chaume quarter, where the city originated: the fishermen’s district, with the Place Sainte Anne and its magnificent trompe l’œil fresco. Many noteworthy monuments, such as the 'Halles Centrales', now home to the food market, Notre-Dame de Bon Port Church, and St Nicolas’ Priory, today a venue for meetings and cultural events. A number of museums: 'Musée de l’Abbaye de Sainte Croix' (collection of modern and contemporary French art), 'Musée de la Mer' and the 'Musée du Coquillage': unique of its kind in Europe, with its 35,000 tropical shells, corals and shellfish). The 'Jardin des Salines': a protected site retracing the history of salt over the ages, where you can watch wading birds nesting in the marshes. The surrounding area:
Excursion to Yeu island leaving from les Sables d'Olonnes (90 min away by boat) in July and August and from Fromentine (70 km away the other month. Sea trips leaving from Fromentine (69 km): excursions to the Ile d’Yeu by catamaran or trawler. 'Musée de l’Automobile' in Talmont St Hilaire (12 km): 150 vehicles from 1885 to prototypes of the future. Bird observatory on the Ile d’Olonne. The Olonne-sur-Mer marshes, formed long ago when the gulf silted up. Used for breeding fish and oysters (over 4,500 hectares of earth and water strips), and is also a real bird reserve. 'Le Grand Parc du Puy du Fou' historical theme park is 92 km away.
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Dogs are allowed on this site. Dogs are not allowed in our accommodation.
This Parc has facilities for disabled people. Please contact our Customer Sales Staff for more information.
End of stay cleaning (except kitchen), bed linen (towels not included), television and free outdoor parking. Prices DO NOT include refundable security deposit and tourist tax which are payable in resort.
Please note: We don’t have our own couriers in resort, but the staff at reception are friendly and helpful and will be able to advise you on any queries you may have.
Board basis: Self-catering
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