An enterprise registered in France in 2003. Ets Vendée Vacances SIRET 45079266800011
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Heated Swimming Pools at all three Properties
Free Internet Access (WiFi)
English Language Television*
Well Equipped Children's Play Areas
Evening Meals and Babysitting Available
Bed linen provided & beds made up for your arrival
Towels (bath & beach) provided
No surcharges -
No damage deposit required for family groups
Basic provisions provided (washing up liquid, soap powder, loo roll, salt, pepper, etc)
First shop service available -
The gite is wonderful: spacious, well maintained and has everything you could need. We travelled with two toddlers and one baby and they thoroughly enjoyed their time. John and Julia have a gorgeous accommodation here and offered meals and support with anything if required. Amazing place.
Since 2003, Vendée Vacances has offered high quality holiday accommodation in the Vendée region of France that is particularly suitable for multigenerational groups including families holidaying with young children. Located on the Atlantic coast of France, south of Nantes and the Loire River, just to the North of the elegant & historic port city of La Rochelle, the region boasts superb beaches, enjoys an exceptional climate and has attractions to suit all ages.
Our gites and holiday cottages are situated on the edge of villages in the South
Vendée, near the attractive market towns of Fontenay-
Simply, the Vendée is an ideal family holiday destination. The area offers plenty to see and do. The countryside is peaceful and uncrowded; there are adventure parks, fun fairs and zoos for all ages, and the beaches of the Vendée are amongst the best in Europe.
The south of the Vendée enjoys the second highest number of sunshine hours in France, after the Côte d’Azur, yet rarely achieves the same searing temperatures.
Vendée Vacances is a family business owned by Jon and Julia Doust. All of the properties
advertised here are owned by Vendée Vacances and we are personally concerned with
Gite Sleeping up to 8
Large holiday Rental sleeps up to 24
Private Heated Pool
Gite sleeps up to 12
Private Heated Pool
Bordering the Atlantic Coast of France, the Vendée is easily and rapidly accessible
from the Western Channel ports (St Malo -
The services of budget carriers Ryanair, Easyjet and Flybe have transformed access by air via the nearby airports at Nantes and La Rochelle. More information including details of discounted car hire and ferry travel can be found under Location & Travel.
Away from the beach attractions include the award winning Puy du Fou -
La Rochelle and the Il de Ré are in easy reach as is the forest of Mervent and the natural park of green Venise.
For more information about the local area see About the Vendee
Click suggested Itinerary so see an example of how you could spend your holiday.
Our mobile home in the beautiful Mervent Forest provides comfortable accommodation for groups seeking a more “open air” feel while retaining the comforts of home.
Le Petit Oiseau provides excellent value for money and is an ideal option for visitors to the Vendee on a budget.
For more information please see our other site mobile-
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