Parthenay

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Parthenay
TownParthenay
Insee code79202
Postcode79200
Latitude46.6488250
Longitude-0.2514410
AltitudeFrom 114 to 184 meters
Surface11.38 km²
Population11008 inhabitants
Density967 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelChâtillon-sur-Thouet at 1.6 km
Chief townNiort (at 44 km, 46 min)Le Tallud at 3.8 km
DepartmentDeux-SèvresPompaire at 4.5 km
RegionPoitou-CharentesSearch another town

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SIGHTSEEING

Quartier Saint-Jacques medieval houses with timber-framed, the walls, the Porte Saint-Jacques, the Porte de la Citadelle and its churches.

The museum Georges Turpin presents the animated models of the city in the Middle Ages, an exhibition of pottery and temporary exhibitions.

Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Parthenay
Information pointsTourist Office of Parthenay
Leisure centresMuseum Georges Turpin
MonumentsCastle of Parthenay,   Chapel of the Cordeliers,   Chapel of the Rosaire,   Church Notre-Dame-de-la-Couldre,   Church Saint-Jacques,   Church Saint-Laurent,   Church Saint-Paul,   Church Sainte-Croix
Performance hallsConference Centre of Parthenay,   Diff'Art

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Ah Festival in the street in May

Games Festival: early July.

Festival of Mouth Marketing: late July - early August.

Guided tours throughout the summer.

PHOTOS

Pont and Porte Saint-JacquesPont and Porte Saint-Jacques
 
North end of the citadelNorth end of the citadel
Bridge, Porte Saint-Jacques and Rue de la Vau Saint-JacquesBridge, Porte Saint-Jacques and Rue de la Vau Saint-Jacques
 
Rue de la Vau Saint-JacquesRue de la Vau Saint-Jacques
Property cantilevered rue Saint-Jacques VauProperty cantilevered rue Saint-Jacques Vau
 
Bridge St. Jacques and the tower of the magazineBridge St. Jacques and the tower of the magazine
Porte Saint-JacquesPorte Saint-Jacques
 
Hospital and Holy Cross ChurchHospital and Holy Cross Church
Rue de la Vau Saint-Jacques, climbing to the church of Saint-LaurentRue de la Vau Saint-Jacques, climbing to the church of Saint-Laurent
 
New Bridge on ThouetNew Bridge on Thouet
South Gate of the citadel called Gate Clock ChurchSouth Gate of the citadel called Gate Clock Church
 
St. PeterSt. Peter
RampartsRamparts
  

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WEATHER

Friday 29 August
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Min. 11°C - Max. 20°C
Saturday 30 August
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Min. 10°C - Max. 22°C
Sunday 31 August
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Min. 13°C - Max. 21°C

BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Farm with 4 bedroomsO trois oliviers    
10
Louin
Old farmhouse on the road kings of England, the heart of the Valley Thouet rich Romanesque heritage in countries gatine.
Located 13.5 km from ParthenayFrom 50 € to 60 € the double room 
Farm with 4 bedroomsLa Raymondière    
9.3
Vernoux-en-Gâtine
In a farm Gâtine the raymondière puts at your disposal 3 cottages, a Bed Group (12 persons), a reception room (70 people), catering kitchen.
Located 22 km from Parthenay42 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLe Murier    
9.7
Bressuire
A warm welcome awaits you at Le Mûrier. This beautiful home is located in a quiet area in the heart of the medieval city of Bressuire. Nestled in a beautiful garden, complete with swimming...
Located 26 km from ParthenayFrom 65 € to 75 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Bungalow for 6 personsGites de Peche Deux Sevres
Secondigny
La Germondière, is a peaceful complex of 2 traditional gîtes, with 2 private fishing lakes, set within 2.5 hectares of beautiful countryside in the Poitou-Charentes region of France....
Located 14.4 km from ParthenayFrom 275 € to 470 € per week 
Manor house for 9 personsLa Maison Arouet   SPECIAL OFFER
Saint-Loup-Lamairé
Lovely half-timbered sixteenth century that belonged to the family of Voltaire, registered in ismh. At the heart of the Valley Thouet, in a small town character. The search for authenticity...
Located 16.8 km from ParthenayFrom 1600 € to 2000 € per week 
House for 4 personsGîte de la Piochère  
8.8
Nanteuil
Annex of a house of lord, the lodging is an old bakehouse of the 18° century. Small house with 2 levels, completly equiped with total comfort. Garden with a bower and for the childern...
Located 25 km from ParthenayFrom 300 € to 400 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
12 places over 2 haCamping La Chagnee     NEW
Saint-Aubin-le-Cloud
Camping *** also classified in France Cottages network. Located on a farm in organic farming, the site offers all the comforts of a 3 star. The locations range from 100 sqm to 300 sqm....
Located 8 km from Parthenay11.10 € per day 
10 places over 56 haLa Ferme Saint Michel   
9.6
Gourgé
Our farm holiday village consists of chalets and bungalows fully equipped. We welcome 10 families at a time. It is located in a beautiful natural setting in the Deux Sèvres. We offer...
Located 8.6 km from Parthenay 
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 28 km from ParthenayFrom 14 € to 18.50 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hôtel Au Relais des Lilas - Hotel in ParthenayHôtel Au Relais des Lilas     
7.7
Parthenay
Located a 5-minute drive from the centre of Parthenay, Hôtel Au Relais Des Lilas offers a garden with a furnished terrace and a pond. Free Wi-Fi access is provided throughout this hotel....
Located in ParthenayRoom from 55 €
Citotel Saint Jacques - Hotel in ParthenayCitotel Saint Jacques     
8.1
Parthenay
In a central location in a delightful medieval town, the Citodel Saint Jacques provides a warm welcome, comfortable, affordable accommodation, free Wi-Fi and free on-site parking. Guest...
Located in ParthenayRoom from 68 €
Les Jardins Saint Laurent - Hotel in ParthenayLes Jardins Saint Laurent     
8.4
Parthenay
Les Jardins Saint Laurent Hotel is located in a quiet area, 700 metres from the centre of Parthenay. It has an outdoor terrace, bar, restaurant and a swimming pool, a hot tub and a...
Located in ParthenayRoom from 39 €

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Inter-Hotel Le Solana
This hotel is located on the shores of the Sèvre River, a 5-minute drive from Niort centre, in the Chauray business district. It offers rooms with satellite...
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Natura Resort Pescalis
Located in the heart of a 150-hectare field and boasting a huge fishing area, Au Fil De L’eau offers well-equipped chalets....
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