Destination guide

The beachside setting of Royan is ready to explore

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Royan. Well known for its beaches, parks and seaside, this walkable city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions like Royan Church of Notre-Dame and Royan Beach. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Royan

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Royan a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royan Golf (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Palmyre Zoo (8 mi / 12.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Royan

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 75°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Royan

Travelers love Royan for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Royan. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royan Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Saint-Georges-de-Didonne Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Foncillon Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Le Chay Beach (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Jardins du Monde (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Planet Exotica (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Royan

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Royan Station.

Where to stay around Royan?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,640 vacation rentals near Royan. From 700 Houses to 494 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Royan for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Royan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Royan. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Port Royan: 2,339 vacation rentals
  • Congree Centre: 2,342 vacation rentals
  • Royan Museum: 2,357 vacation rentals
  • Place Charles de Gaulle: 2,346 vacation rentals
  • Office de Tourisme Saint-Palais-sur-Mer: 2,345 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Royan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Royan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 700 Houses in Royan. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Royan include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 494 rentals available
  • Villas: 130 rentals available
  • Cottages: 48 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Caravans and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Royan?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 514 vacation rentals with pool available in Royan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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