Saint-Palais-sur-Mer

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Saint-Palais-sur-Mer
TownSaint-Palais-sur-Mer
Insee code17380
Postcode17420
Latitude45.6333325
Longitude-1.0833314
AltitudeFrom 0 to 50 meters
Surface15.69 km²
Population4083 inhabitants
Density260 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsRoyan at 3.9 km
Chief townLa Rochelle (at 78 km, 79 min)Vaux-sur-Mer at 4.3 km
DepartmentCharente-MaritimeSaint-Augustin at 6.1 km
RegionPoitou-CharentesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Resort of character, bordering the Atlantic, close to Royan, in a mild climate and sunny ...

Large pine forests, five sandy beaches, neighborhoods, the Belle Epoque villas under a sky still bright ...

The punch and passion of a great summer resort! Young and vibrant, Saint-Palais-sur-mer is lively and punctuated by numerous events and activities suitable for everyone.

Its sweetness of life in all seasons is a destination of choice for weekends and short holidays with friends or family ...


SIGHTSEEING

  • Moving away from the beaches, Saint-Palais offers a different face, more reserved but equally authentic. Discover the Romanesque church of the 12th century and its exhibits. Meet the ancient towns, once the homes of farmers and growers. These are now neighborhoods and localities very dear to the heart of Saint Palaisiens: Courlay, Maine Bertrand, Ganipote, malaria, Puyravaud! Will feel the soul of Charente Saint-Palais, gentle and unobtrusive, that we know a little less ...
  • Discover the history of the town through:
  • Its Romanesque church of the 12th century and its villages, ancient homes of farmers and growers.
  • Its squares recognized heritage of the Charente-Maritime and soul of Saint-Palais.
  • The Fun Park Raymond Vineyards, ideal for a peaceful and shaded promenade around the lake.
  • Its neighborhoods Belle Epoque villas with sumptuous neighborhoods of platinum or Nauzan.
  • His legendary rock which forms the curious still astonish.
  • The coastguard path, footpath traversing the coast of course.
  • The sailing school:
  • School Sailing Saint-Palais-sur-Mer is affiliated with the French Sailing Federation since 1992 and the French Federation of sand yachting since 2000. Different formulas are proposed in the form of internships, tutoring or rental property. You can easily access from the age of 5 years from the practice of several activities such as the optimist, catamaran, windsurfing, sand yachting. The coaching courses, private lessons and group is provided by instructors patentees state and qualified instructors by the French Sailing Federation and the French Federation of sand yachting. Three suitable sites are available to you.
  • On the beach Nauzan in summer, 7 days on 7: collective courses, Sea Garden and equipment rental, holiday All Saints, Winter and Easter (Pipas courses and Catamaran 15 feet). From September to mid-November, sailing lessons for children in primary schools nationwide Royannais. Information: Tel. : +33 5 46 23 28 10 in July-August / +33 5 46 23 57 03 September-June
  • On the beach of La Grande Côte, February-October 5 days from 7: Internship collective land yachting.
  • On Lake Park Raymond Vineyards, in April-June: first sailing lessons for children in primary schools nationwide Royannais.
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Saint-Palais-sur-Mer
Leisure centresBeach of La Grande Côte,   Beach of the Bureau,   Beach of the Concié,   Beach of the Platin,   Golf Course of Royan
MonumentsChurch of Saint-Palais-sur-Mer,   Lighthouse of La Palmyre,   Lighthouse of Terre-Nègre

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Saint-Palais-sur-Mer offers year-round events for all ages, sports and art lovers and culture.

  • During the Easter holidays: Holy Palace celebrates the arrival of spring with Ramble Eggs.
  • The weekend of Pentecost: Run Devil's Bridge - Yannick Montus. 7 km and half marathon (21 km).
  • In June: Feast of boating. Music Festival. Feast of St. John.
  • July: International Festival of Art and the amusement park Pyrotechnics Raymond Vineyards.
  • In August: Crescendo Festival, free concerts progressive rock on the esplanade of Concié. Wine Fair in the city center. Flea market to the leisure park Raymond Vineyards.
  • October: Dunes and Marais, France Championship road rallies.
  • December: Christmas on the beach Come and spend the festive season otherwise ... Market and various entertainment for the whole family.
  • In summer, many events are offered on different places of Saint-Palais, every day.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Golf de Royan in the heart of a pine forest, a 18-hole course with provision for only 9 holes, 1 course 6 holes and 9 holes Compact Pitch and Putt on alternating weeks.
  • Riding school accredited by the French Equestrian Federation, located near the golf course in the forest of 13 hectares. Education and walks, courses throughout the year.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Surfing, longboarding, bodyboarding lessonsSports sensationsFrom 32 € to 190 €Vendays-Montalivet (30 km)

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WEATHER

Saturday 1 November
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Min. 14°C - Max. 21°C
Sunday 2 November
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Min. 14°C - Max. 19°C
Monday 3 November
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Min. 10°C - Max. 14°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLa Maison Tassigny  
9.6
Royan
ON THE BOULEVARD OF THE SAME NAME - You have an appointment with a signature cuisine in a cozy and intimate space with bathroom, terrace and garden. The friends of your friends will...
Located 4.8 km from Saint-Palais-sur-Mer29 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe Moulin de Châlons  
9.3
Le Gua
Good taste, lunch or dinner at the Moulin de Chalons is to enter the history of the Charente Maritime. It is in a tide mill that restaurant domicile. Fully restored the place welcomes...
Located 13.9 km from Saint-Palais-sur-Mer38 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 5 bedroomsLe Mornac    
9.5
Mornac-sur-Seudre
Enjoy the charming reception in this 19th century gentleman's house in the centre of Mornac sur Seudre, a village classified as one of the Plus Beaux Villages de France. The five guest...
Located 9.3 km from Saint-Palais-sur-MerFrom 60 € to 75 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsAu jardin près de l océan    
9.2
Les Mathes
5 guest rooms in a house tipical for this region. 3 family rooms for 5 people. 3 with kitchenette. Near from the wild coast and La Palmyre Zoo. Children are welcome.
Located 10.5 km from Saint-Palais-sur-MerFrom 58 € to 60 € the double room 
Villa with 3 bedroomsVilla with 3 bedrooms    
9.2
Le Gua
Welcome to a village along the marshes between Royan seaside town and Ile d'Oleron (both 15 km). Rochefort and Saintes (both 25 km) cities of art and history. In a villa we offer three...
Located 14.2 km from Saint-Palais-sur-Mer50 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 4 personsLes rossignols  
9.6
Vaux-sur-Mer
Part of a house, the floor is occupied by the owner. Comfortable flat rated 2 * nn. Non- busy street, very quiet. A 0.3 km from the city center and 1.7 km from the beaches. Shaded garden,...
Located 2 km from Saint-Palais-sur-MerFrom 255 € to 525 € per week 
Villa for 6 personsLocat saisonniere villa cote atlantique
Saint-Georges-de-Didonne
New level villa of 60 m with 2 bedrooms with 140 tv with dvd player in every room, closet. A large room beside kitchen, washing machine, dishwasher, 4-burner gas hob, electric oven,...
Located 8.4 km from Saint-Palais-sur-MerFrom 500 € to 850 € per week 
Mobile-Home for 6 personsPalmyre loisirs
La Palmyre
Rented mobile home equip semie covered terrace, garden barbecue Gas, griddle, 2 sunbathing location fenced in camping supermarket, bar, restaurant, take away food, pool with 2 pools,...
Located 10 km from Saint-Palais-sur-Mer800 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
144 places over 4,5 haLes vignes    
9.4
Saint-Augustin
Quietly, but only 10 minutes by car from one of the most beautiful beaches in the region: La Grande Côte, our land will enchant you with its family atmosphere and its panoramic view...
Located 6.5 km from Saint-Palais-sur-MerFrom 12.50 € to 18 € per day 
89 places over 1,5 haActiv Loisirs Les pins    
8.7
Ronce-les-Bains
Want the sun and the sea, we are the ideal site. Feel free to join us on our website, we offer many discounts, present on all types of housing. Gildas and Séverine, welcome you in a...
Located 18.4 km from Saint-Palais-sur-MerFrom 13.50 € to 24.10 € per day 
126 places over 2,5 haAu bon air    
8.9
Marennes
3 star campsite quiet family located 150 meters from the beach of Marennes, near the island of Oléron and wild Cote. Relax beside the pool and wading pool 170 m², heated from May to...
Located 21 km from Saint-Palais-sur-MerFrom 13.70 € to 22.90 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hôtel Primavera - Hotel in Saint-Palais-sur-MerHôtel Primavera     
7.9
Saint-Palais-sur-Mer
Hotel Primavera is set within a 2 hectare park, 300 metres from the beaches of Saint Palais Sur Mer. It offers a heated indoor pool and free Wi-Fi internet access in the public areas....
Located in Saint-Palais-sur-MerRoom from 99 €
Art's Hôtel - Hotel in Saint-Palais-sur-MerArt's Hôtel     
8.4
Saint-Palais-sur-Mer
The Art’s Hotel is situated in the seaside resort of Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, just 50 metres from the beach. It offers free Wi-Fi internet access. All guest rooms at the hotel have a flat-screen...
Located in Saint-Palais-sur-MerRoom from 50 €
Hôtel Résidence Les Flots - Hotel in Saint-Palais-sur-MerHôtel Résidence Les Flots     
9
Saint-Palais-sur-Mer
This Hotel Residence is located the 500 metres from the beach, in Saint-Palais-Sur-Mer. Les Flots has a swimming pool and guestrooms with flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi. The heated swimming...
Located in Saint-Palais-sur-MerRoom from 46 €

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Hôtel Atalante Relais Thalasso et Spa
Rooms at the Hôtel Atalante are equipped with a balcony or terrace, which feature views of the sea or vineyards. Guests have unlimited access to the hydromarin...
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Mercure La Rochelle Vieux Port Sud
Offering a panoramic restaurant with views of the 3 La Rochelle towers, this is a 4-star hotel. It is located in the city...
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