Island of Oléron

Your holidays at the residence Les Sables Vignier on the island of Oléron in Saint Georges.

Are you looking for a weekend, a few days, a week or more for a holiday on the island of Oléron? Here you are, look no further! It is at the residence Les Sables Vignier that everything happens in a family and comfortable atmosphere by the sea.

The department of Charente Maritime enjoys a climate and sunshine that is on a par with that of the Mediterranean. The island of Oléron is the second largest island in France after Corsica and will seduce you with its authenticity. Nature and protected areas lovers, you will be delighted on Oleron, as you walk and discover this unique place that we will make you discover through our site. We offer you a wide range of activities and leisure activities for the whole family during your stay in Oleron.

Nature is everywhere for a successful holiday.

Beaches, forests, salt marshes and meadows are there to recharge your batteries all year round:

Let's start with Le Perthuis de Maubuisson for the discovery of fine sand landscapes before reaching the forest of Saint Trojan Les Bains. After a diversion to the Marais des Oiseaux in Dolus d'Oléron, which is the infirmary for several hundred injured birds, head for Boyardville with its marina, its oyster and mussel beds with its bouchots (mussel beds) before finishing at the Pointe de Chassiron and its famous lighthouse in the north of the island, without forgetting the few fish locks that are still in operation out of the 200 dating from the 1870's...

Of course, if you are a cycling enthusiast and have the time, this whole programme can be done without a car. With some 160 km of cycle routes, the island of Oléron invites you to share its nature, its smells, its fauna and flora as you wish.

The seaside for a successful holiday on the island of Oléron.

With its 100 km of coastline, the island of Oléron is an ideal destination for a holiday on the Atlantic coast of Charente.

Many of the beaches can boast the famous "Blue Flag" for the quality of the water and the environment. The Saumonards beach in Saint-Georges near the residence Les Sables Vignier as well as the beach of La Brée-les-Bains are well-known beaches for families in summer. On the west side, with wilder and more extensive areas, water sports are promoted such as surfing, kite surfing, sand yachting, jet skiing, kayaking, stand-up paddle and diving.

On the fishing side, the port of La Cotinière with its brand new fish market remains one of the main ports in France with its fleet of fishing boats, each as colourful as the next. For foot fishermen, go to the Passe de l'Ecuissière in Dolus d'Oléron, respecting of course the nature and the elementary rules on quotas and fishing equipment.

Discover the history of the island of Oléron from the residence Les Sables Vignier.

Numerous museums and books retrace the rich past of Oléron La Lumineuse.

At the entrance to the island at the Château d'Oléron, discover the military architecture of Vauban through its citadel. Ford Boyard is accessible by boat from Boyardville which is part of Saint Georges d'Oléron in the north-east of the island without forgetting the Fort des Saumonards to the north of Boyardville, also known for its beach.

Continuing towards the north of the island, it is in Saint Denis d'Oléron that the famous Chassiron lighthouse culminates with its show trail, its garden and its reconstruction of a lock. Going down the island of Oléron on the ocean side, you will discover the magnificent seafront villas of the late 19th and early 20th centuries in Saint Trojan les Bains.

The history of Oléron also includes wine growing, with the famous Pineau des Charentes and its gastronomy with its seafood and the unavoidable Marennes Oleron oysters: a delight! Notice to the amateurs...

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Olydea - Les Sables Vignier529 Allée du Pirate Lazor
17190 Saint-Georges d'Oléron
Holiday resort : 05 46 85 43 86Central booking office : +33(0)4 48 20 03 19GPS : Latitude 45.957386 Longitude -1.380603

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Open from 01/06/21 to 01/11/219AM-12AM / 4PM-7PM - July-August : 9AM-12AM / 4PM-8PM

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