Travel Guide - Holidays & Tourism in the Vendée

Tourism > Cities & Towns > Pays de la Loire > Vendée > Apremont


 Tourism, holiday & travel in Apremont
Insee code85006
AltitudeFrom 2 to 58 meters
Surface29.73 km²
Population1673 inhabitants
Density56 inhabitants/km²


National labelMaché at 4.8 km (8 min)
Chief townLa Roche-sur-Yon (at 30 km, 34 min)Coëx at 6.7 km (10 min)
DepartmentVendéeSaint-Maixent-sur-Vie at 7.6 km (11 min)
RegionPays de la LoireSearch another town


Near your destination


Please vote :
Create an itinerary around Apremont   -   Link to this page


The small town located on the rocky banks of Life, 18 km from Saint-Gilles Croix de Vie and 12 km from Aizenay.

It owes its name (asper rises) to the Romans who established a camp on the left bank of life, and its rugged terrain.

In the Middle Ages, four castellanies coexisted, leaving a unique heritage.


Apremont Castle, built in the 16th century on the site of a fortress by Philippe Chabot de Brion. Open from April to September (for groups by appointment), visit with sound (tour in July and August), treasure hunt for children. Entertainment fencing weekends in July and August.

The lake of 177 ha Life: water sports, bathing area, supervised swimming, hiking routes.

Apremont unusual: a tour of the city.

Puzzle giant castle visit otherwise Apremont through this tourism experience. Your mission: Using the circuit boards Heritage, onto the streets of the little city style elements that originally owned the castle! Map with indexes available at the Tourist Office.

Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Apremont


Flea-flea: the last Sunday of June

Le Château Day: 3rd Sunday of July. Dinner outdoor show, evoking the life of the castle in the 16th century.


The chapel of Saint-Etienne Tulèvrière du Bois: Built in full by the Abbot Dark Terror, it is a place of memory and recollection; inside and museum pamphlet guide (free).

Trails for hiking and cycling routes in the country Palluau available at the Tourist Office.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Renting a Jet Ski in Les Sables d' Olonne Sports sensationsFrom 110 € to 260 €Les Sables-d'Olonne (28 km)
Taste and buy Vendée wineLocal flavoursFrom 0 € to 3.50 €Saint-Philbert-de-Bouaine (29 km)

All leisure activities around Apremont


Laundry and CastleLaundry and Castle
View from the churchView from the church
Castle ApremontCastle Apremont
The Lake and the beachThe Lake and the beach
The West Tower of the castleThe West Tower of the castle
Apremont, Little Village CharacterApremont, Little Village Character
River of Apremont in VendeeRiver of Apremont in Vendee
Castle with its gatehouseCastle with its gatehouse
West Tower of the castle rebuilt in 1534West Tower of the castle rebuilt in 1534
101 Vendeans were shot against this wall in 1794101 Vendeans were shot against this wall in 1794
Village nestled at the foot of his castleVillage nestled at the foot of his castle
Well built into the ramparts dating from the Middle AgesWell built into the ramparts dating from the Middle Ages
Well carved in granite from the Middle AgesWell carved in granite from the Middle Ages
Road scroll called posternRoad scroll called postern
Towers East, West, and ChapelTowers East, West, and Chapel
Chapel CastleChapel Castle
Castle GardensCastle Gardens
Admiral Philippe de ChabotAdmiral Philippe de Chabot
Underground serving pantryUnderground serving pantry
cavalier Driveway giving access to the Castlecavalier Driveway giving access to the Castle
Lower court and common CastleLower court and common Castle
Church of St. Martin - 1902Church of St. Martin - 1902
Nave and choir of the Church of St. MartinNave and choir of the Church of St. Martin
Stained Glass of St Martin's ChurchStained Glass of St Martin's Church
Calvary Cross of the 14th centuryCalvary Cross of the 14th century
Below the castle, a ruined millBelow the castle, a ruined mill
The Life River at the foot of the castleThe Life River at the foot of the castle
Following the river LifeFollowing the river Life
Steps carved in the granite from the Middle -AgeSteps carved in the granite from the Middle -Age
The floor of CourgeauThe floor of Courgeau
The impoundment of ApremontThe impoundment of Apremont
Old FordOld Ford
Climbing to the churchClimbing to the church
The church towerThe church tower


Best places of the Vendée
Best places of Pays de la Loire
Photos of the Vendée to view and download
Photos of Pays de la Loire to view and download


Friday 30 January
Min. 3°C - Max. 7°C
Saturday 31 January
Min. 0°C - Max. 7°C
Sunday 1 February
Min. 2°C - Max. 7°C


French cuisine restaurantChez Charles  
Chez Charles restaurant welcomes you in a modern and comfortable. Enjoy homemade cooking seasonal, made from fresh products processed on site. An address where it is good to relax with...
Located 15.1 km from Apremont25 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLa Grand'Roche  
Penaud family welcomes you in a friendly in their restaurant with splendid views over the sea If you want to enjoy the sea air, sit on the terrace! In the kitchen, Mr. Sheepish, Chef,...
Located 17.6 km from Apremont44 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLa Villa Porteau  
HOT SPOT VENDÉEN - La Villa Porteau the contemporary mania for perfection and Ocean. Deco modern workshop and anthracite gray and orange tones, it swings on the beach! TRADITIONAL COOKING...
Located 17.8 km from Apremont26 € per person 

All restaurants around Apremont


Villa with 3 bedroomsLes Brûlis    
Le Fenouiller
On a plot of 2000 m², in a pine forest, you will discover the charm and character of a calm and relaxing villa. We offer 2 rooms with 1 bed 160x200 and 1 bedroom with 1 bed 140x200...
Located 11.1 km from Apremont70 € the double room 
Pavillon with 2 bedroomsChemin des granges    
In seaside resort, rent, bed and breakfast '- On the first floor with separate entrance, in house with enclosed garden with automated gate: - 2 bedrooms for 4 people with 140 bed, separated...
Located 15 km from Apremont56 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsLa petite chatelaine    
The little lady is a bourgeois style house in a hundred years we renovate 1km500 It is located about from the ocean, especially Zion ocean resort of Saint Hilaire de Riez. We offer...
Located 16 km from ApremontFrom 75 € to 100 € the double room 

All bed & breakfasts around Apremont


House for 4 personsGîte de La Martinière
Holidays in France in Vendée, in the countryside, not far from the sea, tranquility, scenery and greenery. Located in a wooded area 15 km from the ocean (sea Brem Sur), this cottage...
Located 10.8 km from ApremontFrom 320 € to 380 € per week 
Villa for 10 personsLes Brûlis
Le Fenouiller
On a plot of 2000 sqm, in a pine forest, you will discover the charm and character of a calm and relaxing villa. We offer 2 rooms with 1 bed 160x200 and 3 rooms with 1 bed 140x200.3...
Located 11.1 km from ApremontFrom 1900 € to 2400 € per week 
House for 3 personsMaison de pêcheur
Fisherman's house on a quiet street in the old St Gilles. Closed sheltered from the wind and looks Court. 2 bikes at your disposal.
Located 15.8 km from ApremontFrom 400 € to 500 € per week 

All vacation rentals around Apremont


294 places over 30 haVillage de la Guyonnière    
The campsite is on an estate of 30 hectares, 300 meters from Jaunay Lake (length 6 km). It is very spacious with superb, unspoilt views over the Jaunay Lake and the surrounding rolling...
Located 10.7 km from ApremontFrom 21 € to 39 € per day 
99 places over 2,4 haLe parc de la grève    
The middle of two steps from the sea. Fancy a holiday... Calm... Nature... Fancy quality... Host locations, health... Want lifestyle... A mobile home with family or friends... A tent...
Located 11.2 km from ApremontFrom 11 € to 17 € per day 
213 places over 7 haCamping Le Ragis    
In Ragis you find a genuine welcome. This is a nice quiet campground that offers spacious and ds quality equipment in a green, quiet, ideal for families. Enjoy the heated water with...
Located 13.7 km from ApremontFrom 12 € to 22 € per day 

All campsites around Apremont


Auberge du Parc - Hotel in ApremontAuberge du Parc  
Offering an on-site restaurant, Auberge du Parc is a family-run hotel located in Coëx, just a 10-minute drive from the ocean. Free WiFi access is available and you can relax with a...
Located 6 km from ApremontRoom from 60 €
Madame Vacances Le Domaine Des Fontenelles - Hotel in ApremontMadame Vacances Le Domaine Des Fontenelles    
This resort features houses and apartments in a country side setting, on the edge of the Golf des Fontenelles only 8 km from Saint Gilles Croix de Vie. Situated 800 metres from an 18-hole...
Located 7.8 km from Apremont
RCN La Ferme du Latois - Hotel in ApremontRCN La Ferme du Latois     
A grocery store, an outdoor swimming pool with water slides and sport facilities are available in this campsite, which is located a 10-minute drive from the sea. Each mobile home at...
Located 8.3 km from Apremont

All hotels around Apremont

Mercure Côte Ouest Les Sables d'Olonne Thalasso & Spa
Located in Les Sables d’Olonne, Mercure Les Sables d'Olonne Thalasso & Spa is opposite Tanchet Beach. It offers free access to the fitness centre and has...
B&B in Vendée
Ads with photos and direct contact with owners
Airline tickets
Special prices negotiated with hundreds of airlines
Airline ticket prices
Search for and compare your ticket
Rental Cars
Book your car at exceptional price