Villages on Ile-de-Ré
Between the vineyards and the shores of the Atlantic ocean, the city of Sainte-Marie-de-ré sets the tone for your stay on the Ile de Ré. It is here that our 3 star hotel welcomes you for a holiday 100% pleasure. Soothing holidays, that you will live to the rhythm of the tides and according to your Desires. Between discovering the natural resources of the island and diving in the historical treasures of the region, every day is unique, promising you 1000 Pleasures. Then start by casting the line by adopting the art of living in Silence. We’ll take care of the rest!
Beyond the salt marshes, the city of Ars-en-Ré concentrates the architectural peculiarities. From afar, you will be guided by the steeple overcoming the church, whose edification began in the 7th Century. It is an iconic landmark and the navigators themselves rely on this steeple which culminates at 40 meters in Height. If the paved alleys and the traditional Vendéen houses will enchant your visit to the city, you will rejoice to be able to admire the proud of Ars, which at low tide reveals shoals of sand and silty expanse. A city typically quiet for a unique and memorable discovery, then on foot, by car or by bike, take the road to Ars-en-Ré.
The Marais Poitevin
Although our 3-star hotel offers you the pleasure of island vacations, take the time to succumb to the charms of the continental Riches. The Poitevin marshes invite you to an undiscovered discovery. 22 km as the crow flies only before joining the Poitevin Marsh natural Park. Listed Grand Site of France, This green Venice invites you to embark to let you carry on the calm waters of these countless canals. The promise of an enchanting journey, which will reveal the natural richness of this poitevin marsh, while revealing to you the riches in terms of agriculture, livestock and fish farming.
The historic capital of the island of Ré concentrates all the attentions, and deserves your visit. The port, which remains one of the City’s most important sites, explains the importance of the town over the Centuries. today, the fortifications of Vauban (the site is classified as World Heritage of humanity – UNESCO) plunge you into the fascinating past of the Region. The ramparts hold a lively and picturesque city centre, while the Citadel reminds you of this period, during which Saint-Martin-de-Ré was the starting point for future Convicts. The visit to the city is necessary, with a compulsory passage along the small cliffs that plunge into the crystalline waters of the Atlantic.
This traditional village of sinners has preserved all its soul and charm. Created in the eighteenth century, the port remains the heart of the city, around which all activities have Developed. Boasting the “blue flag”, the fleet Port invites you to extend your discovery, by borrowing the narrow alleys. Every morning, artisans and peasants in the vicinity animate the covered market and the open market, one of the most popular daily meetings on the island of Ré. It will be an opportunity for you to discover the specialties of the terroir and the guarantee to plunge into the heart of the Traditions.
The Ile-de-Ré Region
By its nature, the island of Ré ensures you an unforgettable holiday. An island stay to enjoy the beaches and the ocean, and a holiday marked by your discovery of the salt marshes but also the famous proud of Ars. As soon as you arrive, the spectacle is grandiose, as you fly over the ocean, and the Pont de l’île de Ré will forever be the first memory of your stay. The latter will continue to meet all the desires: sportsman for one with countless hiking trails and cycle paths, greedy for others with picturesque markets daily, enchanting for the enthusiasts of old stones and history, breathtaking for all lovers of nature with one of the greatest reserves of migratory birds in particular.
Fort Boyard and Ile d’Aix
No doubt the call of the offshore will always be stronger during your stay. Then take the sea and go exploring the other riches of the region, starting with Fort boyar. The youngest will seek father fouras, while you marvel at this military architecture planted in the middle of the Ocean. The island of Aix invites you to extend your navigation for a soothing Break.
A city that is resolutely turned to the future, La Rochelle is still a historic city, where it is good to Live. During the summer period, many events, including the indispensable Francofolies, animate the streets of the heart of the city and the banks of the Harbour. Connected to the island of Ré, the city contains historical treasures and natural resources, which you will have to Pierce. A must-have break to organize during your island vacations for an even more attractive stay.