Mauléon

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownMauléon
Insee code79079
Postcode79700
Latitude46.9229090
Longitude-0.7508060
AltitudeFrom 104 to 226 meters
Surface120.64 km²
Population8489 inhabitants
Density70 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsLa Petite-Boissière at 4.9 km (6 min)
Chief townNiort (at 85 km, 86 min)Saint-Pierre-des-Échaubrognes at 8.3 km (8 min)
DepartmentDeux-SèvresTreize-Vents at 8.5 km (9 min)
RegionPoitou-CharentesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

The city, built on a rocky outcrop overlooking the valley Yeah. With a turbulent history, the city suffered heavy damage ; but it remains nonetheless remarkable elements of buildings ( walls and gates of the castle, abbey, Trinity Church, church and manor of Saint -Jouin... ). Quality buildings marked the rebuilding of the city and witness its revival since the industrial development of the 19th century ( textile and leather).


SIGHTSEEING

The walls of the upper town and the castle gate.

The Saint -Jouin, former suburb located on the Yeah.

The park of the Mignauderie and fruit.

The museum BRHAM, located Place de l'Hotel de Ville, which traces the history of Mauléon (formerly Châtillon- sur- Sevre, the capital of the Vendée ).

Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Mauléon
MonumentsAbbey of Mauléon

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

The Fires of St. John.

Horse kicks the holiday that marks the July 13 and 14.

Shards Voices Festival in October.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Château de Saint -Mesmin.

Museum Tour Nivelle.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Visit a donkey’s milk soap workshopCraftFreeLes Epesses (11.8 km)
Microlight flight over the Vendée farmland and coastSports sensationsFrom 48 € to 260 €Mouchamps (25 km)

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PHOTOS

Saint -JouinSaint -Jouin
 
The former monastery now houses City HallThe former monastery now houses City Hall
Park MignauderiePark Mignauderie
 
chouan The symbol of the Vendée uprisingchouan The symbol of the Vendée uprising
Trinity ChurchTrinity Church
 
Church of St. JouinChurch of St. Jouin
Manoir Saint -JouinManoir Saint -Jouin
 
Castle GateCastle Gate
Castle WallsCastle Walls
  

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WEATHER

Wednesday 26 November
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Min. 5°C - Max. 12°C
Thursday 27 November
Day
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Min. 7°C - Max. 12°C
Friday 28 November
Day
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Min. 12°C - Max. 16°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Stofflet - Château Colbert  
9.5
Maulévrier
LIFE OF CASTLE - Castle Colbert welcomes you in its magnificent site. Dare to discover the life of the castle at Le Stofflet. EXHIBITIONS - From the lounge Pompadour Colbert, in the...
Located 9.4 km from Mauléon39 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantMoulin de la Sorinière  
9.3
Nueil-les-Aubiers
Looking for peace and authenticity? Discover Moulin de la Sorinière Poitou-Charentes in the small town of Nueil-les-Aubiers. Distinguished by several guides which Champérard, the place...
Located 12.7 km from Mauléon24 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLa Table du Boisniard - Château Boisniard  
9.7
Chambretaud
At the heart of the countryside, twelve acres of land to stretch your taste buds, two ponds, four kilometers of trail, animals, a beautiful fifteenth century castle ... and gourmet...
Located 15.8 km from Mauléon 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Castle with 3 bedroomsLa Blandiniere  
Mauléon
Apartment in castle ranked MH, in a calm with ponds and woods around 15 km from Puy du Fou capacity 7/9 people comfortably.
Located in Mauléon 
Manor house with 5 bedroomsLa Villa bleue de Mauleon  
Mauléon
A former mansion Tanneries de Mauleon, located on the N149 (direction of Nantes) 18 km from the Puy du Fou, or 5chambres theme will transport you to the 1900s. Visit our website: t...
Located in MauléonFrom 80 € to 90 € the double room 
Castle with 3 bedroomsChateau de la frogerie    
9.8
Maulévrier
Welcome to our castle in the heart of the exceptional landscape of the Mauges area, only 25mn away from the Puy du Fou. This is in this historical place, built in the 15th century near...
Located 13 km from MauléonFrom 80 € to 168 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Mobile-Home for 8 personsLes logis de l'oumois  
9.4
Maulévrier
Located between the Anjou, Vendée and Deux Sevres les logis de l'oumois are pleased to meet you in a frame and a family atmosphere. It is in a quiet and peaceful atmosphere you can...
Located 8.4 km from Mauléon360 € per week 
House for 3 personsLa Paillerie  
9.6
Bressuire
Ideal for lovers of history and nature, our 3-star gîte is situated 300 metres from the Château of  Bressuire. Pleasant views across the Dolo valley and only a short walk from town...
Located 21 km from MauléonFrom 220 € to 315 € per week 
Apartment for 2 personsGite de l'Aubier  
9.6
Coron
Accommodation of 30 m ² adjacent to owners residence with private entrance.
Located 24 km from MauléonFrom 200 € to 250 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
93 places over 2 haCamping le rouge gorge    
9
Saint-Laurent-sur-Sèvre
Located in the Vendée Top 9 km Puy du Fou camping le Rouge Gorge 3 stars is a great bullet on 30 sites to visit nearby. You can rent by the week or next weekend mobilhomes, chalets...
Located 12.3 km from MauléonFrom 14.80 € to 19.40 € per day 
25 places over 2 haCamping du Puy Rond    
8.8
Bressuire
Welcome to Puy Rond Camping. Located in the Poitou-Charentes, our English owned campsite is officially the 2nd sunniest region in France. Our campsite is the dream & reality of myself...
Located 22 km from MauléonFrom 14 € to 18.50 € per day 
39 places over 4 haCamping le Hameau du Petit Lay    
8.5
Mouchamps
Small family campsite, ideal for your holidays green Vendée. 15 wooden cabins open year round. Swimming pool, playground, ping pong, volleyball, hiking, TV room, children's enterta...
Located 28 km from Mauléon13.90 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hotel De La Terrasse - Hotel in MauléonHotel De La Terrasse     
7.2
Mauléon
Offering a bar and an à la carte restaurant with terrace, Hotel De La Terrasse is located 22 km from Cholet and its train station. Free Wi-Fi access is available. Rooms here will provide...
Located in MauléonRoom from 44 €
La Chaumière - Hotel in MauléonLa Chaumière     
7.7
Saint-Laurent-sur-Sèvre
Located in Saint-Laurent-sur-Sèvre, just 10 km from Puy-du-Fou, La Chaumière offers an outdoor, seasonal swimming pool and a tree-lined garden. Cholet is only a 20-minute drive away....
Located 11.6 km from MauléonRoom from 50 €
Hôtel Le Sporting - Hotel in MauléonHôtel Le Sporting    
7.6
Cerizay
Located in Cérizay, Hôtel Le Sporting sits in a garden and offers an outdoor swimming pool, a furnished terrace and free Wi-Fi. Puy du Fou is 25 km away and Cholet is 30 km away. The...
Located 12.7 km from MauléonRoom from 55 €

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Premiere Classe Niort Est - Chauray
The Premiere Classe Niort Est- Chauray is conveniently located near the motorway and offers non-smoking accommodation, free Wi-Fi and free on-site parking...
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