Le Grand Village Plage Cottage Rental Photos and Description
Ile d'Oléron, southwest Atlantic coast
Detailed Description of your accommodation:
The house is located in Grand-Village-Plage on the southwest coast of the island of Oléron (about 3 km) bridge, in a quiet residential area, close to the village center and shops (300 m ), closest to the forest (100m) and the sea (1500m). Everything can be done on foot or by bike (bike path), in season, a 'small shuttle train' can take you to the range.
The house, nice and easygoing, offers all the modern comforts:
-A living room with open kitchen (dishwasher, electric oven, ceramic hob 3 burners, extractor hood, fridge with freezer, microwave oven, coffee maker, toaster, etc ...
-A bedroom with a double bed (160/200)
-A bedroom with 3 single beds (90/190) with a bunk
-A bathroom with shower, washing machine
other household equipment vacuum cleaner, iron and ironing board
A large wooden terrace (20m ²) with garden, 2 couches, barbecue
² garden arboré180m
House size: 58m ²
L'ile d'Oléron is the largest island on the Atlantic coast (30 km long, 6 cm wide) was nicknamed 'the island of light' (2400h of sunshine per year) is there. makes it easily, just over the bridge (a bridge 3 km, toll-free), and there it is, you left France, as the ancients say, you enter the island of Oléron universe, that of oysters, queen of the island, beautiful sandy beaches, great forests of pines and oaks, cute villages with low houses, vibrant fishing villages, small channels traversing the countryside and the old salt marshes processed in 'clear ...
. Here, nature is still preserved and charm begins to operate. You will discover diverse landscapes from south to north, the variety of scents typical of the island: the mimosa, 'sun' spring (mid-February Mimosa Festival in St-Trojan), the pine forests feeling lichen and resin, the immortal lining the dunes (like odor of curry) ... You will enjoy culinary specialties: 'the éclade' mussels, seafood (clams, scallops, VANET, clams, etc. ..). oysters and of course, we can also enjoy hot, multiple fish (céteaux, skinny, bar, veal, sea blue skin ...), etc ... do not forget to taste the local aperitif: Pineau des Charentes
Many things to discover, enjoy ...
Many possibilities of activities available depending on personal taste:
Hiking (walks possible theme), cycling (many cycle paths), mountain biking, horseback
Surfing, sailing, yachting, Grand-Village-Plage
Fishing, sea trips
Tennis, golf near Boyardville
Aquatic center Dolus
St Trojan thalassotherapy
Tours on the island:
The port of Salinas and its eco-museum in Little Village
Saint-Trojan 'St Troj', the first resort of the island has retained much charm (houses of the early 19th s)
Le Chateau d'Oleron, its citadel, its oyster port and artists' quarter in old cabins
The pole nature of the marsh birds
Fishing ports of La Cotinière Boyardville: Tour sea possible around the famous Fort Boyard, made famous through a popular game show.
Saint Pierre d'Oléron, Eleanor of Aquitaine (the story of the island of Oléron and traditions) 's Museum
Saint-Georges, covered market and its beautiful church
North of the island, the lighthouse Chassiron which monitors the sluice of Antioch.
Visits to the continent:
. Fort Louvois (surrounded by the sea at low tide but accessible through a submersible road from Bourcefranc-le-Chapus shows counties in season)
. Gataudière The castle and park tree-climbing
. Brouage fortified village, birthplace of Champlain, former arsenal of Rochefort
. Zoo La Palmyre and Royan
. Rochefort (construction of Hermione, naval museum, the Royal Rope, Pierre Loti's house)
. Rochelle (aquarium, maritime museum, beautiful old town ...)
- pets considered