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La Couarde-sur-Mer

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Charente-Maritime

La Couarde-sur-Mer - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Charente-Maritime

Resort very family La Couarde-sur-Mer delight you by its location in the heart of the island of Re ...

Geographical information

MunicipalityLa Couarde-sur-Mer
Tourism label
Latitude46.1999992 (N 46° 11’ 60”)
Longitude-1.3999995 (W 1° 23’ 60”)
Surface area8.80 km²
Population1269 inhabitants
Density144 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLa Rochelle (26 km, 36 min)
Insee code17121
IntercommunalityCC de l'Ile de Ré

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Martin-de-Ré3 km (7 min)
Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré5.7 km (9 min)
La Flotte6.8 km (12 min)
Loix8.9 km (13 min)
Ars-en-Ré11 km (15 min)
Sainte-Marie-de-Ré11.5 km (16 min)
Saint-Clément-des-Baleines13.9 km (19 min)
Rivedoux-Plage15.4 km (20 min)
Les Portes-en-Ré20 km (25 min)
La Rochelle26 km (31 min)
L'Houmeau26 km (31 min)
Nieul-sur-Mer27 km (33 min)
Lagord27 km (35 min)

Things to see and do

Through its incredible maze of alleyways with flowers, its long beaches bordered by dunes and tamarins, its characteristics as the channel of Goisil, picturesque little port, its grove Henry 4th and the town center with its bandstand, you La Couarde-sur-Mer holidays unforgettable!

The range of outlets at the Folies is a single sand beach stretching 5 km long and where many beach activities are on offer: sailing, beach club for small , angling, idleness?

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Natural sites


Beaches La Couarde-sur-Mer
Beaches La Couarde-sur-Mer
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Center of town La Couarde-sur-Mer
Center of town La Couarde-sur-Mer
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Wednesday 7 december
Min. 13°C - Max. 13°C
Thursday 8 december
Min. 12°C - Max. 12°C
Friday 9 december
Min. 13°C - Max. 13°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Bicycle hire along the ocean
Sports sensations10 € Jard-sur-Mer (27 km)
Supervised sea kayaking
Sports sensations7 € to 70 € Fouras (34 km)
Tandem parachute jump in Vendée
Sports sensations280 € Château-d'Olonne (39 km)
Jet ski hire, no licence needed
Sports sensations25 € to 240 € Les Sables-d'Olonne (45 km)
Jet Ski hire at Sables d’Olonne
Sports sensations30 € to 260 € Les Sables-d'Olonne (45 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Laves Wood
HikeEasy1h00La Taillée (41 km)
The Saint-Trojan miniature train
Rail itineraryEasy1h30Saint-Trojan-les-Bains (44 km)
Cité de l'Huître (oyster museum)
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Marennes (48 km)
The Lock trail
HikeEasy2h00Olonne-sur-Mer (54 km)
Le Grand Parcours trail
HikeIntermediate4h00Brem-sur-Mer (55 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals