Things to see and do - Les Sables-d'Olonne
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An important spa resort on the Lumiere coast, the town was built on an offshore sand bar and now stretches between its port with its lively quays and its long gently sloping beach of fine sand. This runs for more than 3 km at the foot of the famous Remblai. High winds and a gentle way of life, this seems to be the people of Les Sables' somewhat contradictory slogan.
Tourist attractions Les Sables-d'Olonne : Things to see and do
Rue de Verdun F - 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne
The Benedictine abbey that houses the museum dates from the 17C. One section is dedicated to regional ethnology (interior of a marshland cottage), the other to contemporary art with a series by Victor Brauner, works by the master of art brut Gaston C..
Le Remblai F - 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne
This sea-wall built in the 18C used to protect the town below. Today it is an attractive walk lined with luxurious buildings and shops and provides a pleasant view over the bay and beach. The little alleyways in the old town are hidden behinds its bu..
promenade Jean XXIII F - 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne
This former chapel built in the 11C was converted into a fort in 1779 to control the traffic entering and leaving the port. In the garden nearby, there is a mosaic fresco from 1971 in memory of those lost at sea.
Hotels Les Sables-d'Olonne
44 Avenue Général de Gaulle F - 85100 LES SABLES D'OLONNE
The ibis Centre-Ville hotel welcomes you to the shores of the Atlantic ocean in Vendée. This 3-star hotel is 875 yds. (800 m) from the pedestrian streets, the Sables d'Olonne beach, the fishing port and tourist office and offers 61 comfortable air-co..
12 Promenade Clémenceau F - 85100 Les Sables-dʼOlonne
The Best Western Les Roches Noires faces the beach and is located in Les Sables d'Olonne. Decorated in sandy and turquoise tones, the rooms in this hotel are equipped with cable television with Canal+ channels, telephone, Wi-Fi and air conditioning...
90 rue printaniere F - 85100 Les Sables-dʼOlonne
Prix Prices from : 42 €
Offering a French restaurant, Hotel le Bon Soleil is located in Les Sables-d’Olonne, a 10-minute walk from the sandy beach and a 20-minute walk from the city centre. Free WiFi access is available. The rooms at Hotel le Bon Soleil have a flat-screen ..
Restaurants Les Sables-d'Olonne
7et 8 promenade Clemenceau F - 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne
Salmon, clams, monkfish, shrimps or lobster? In this seafront restaurant, diners enjoy carefully prepared generous cuisine with seafood taking pride of place. Charming welcome and reasonable prices.
10 quai Guiné F - 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne
On the fishing port, this façade may not catch the eye, and yet! The food served is creative and meticulously made from top-notch ingredients. Try pale-leaved sunflower mash flavoured with truffles from the region or baked wild turbot and violet aspa..
Lac de Tanchet F - 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne
81 rue des Halles F - 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne
A refined contemporary bistro in the market quarter where flavour is matched by freshness. Cream of sweet bell peppers, prawns and aniseed ice cream; calf's sweetbread morsels in browned butter: the chef takes pains to ensure diners' satisfaction... ..
5 promenade G.-Godet F - 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne
22 quai de Franqueville F - 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne
Facing the fishing port, this little restaurant is quite discreet, but don't overlook it! Two short set menus, fresh, quality ingredients... the chef gets right down to business, and does his job well. His langoustines in puff pastry and his Paris-Br..