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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
Latitude46.1939890 (N 46° 11’ 38”)
Longitude-1.4241220 (W 1° 25’ 27”)
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)
Puilboreau29 km (35 min)

Things to see and do

Through its incredible labyrinth of flowered valleys, its vast expanses of beaches bordered by dunes and tamarinds, its peculiarities like the channel of the Goisil, small picturesque port, its small wood Henry IV and the center town with its bandstand, La Couarde-sur-Mer Promises an unforgettable vacation!

From the beach of Les Prises to that of the Folies, it is one and the same beach of fine sand which extends over 5 km long and where numerous activities seaside are proposed to you: schools of sailing, beach club for the small ones, Fishing on foot, 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 18 october
Min. 16°C - Max. 21°C
Thursday 19 october
Min. 14°C - Max. 19°C
Friday 20 october
Min. 14°C - Max. 19°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Sailboat ride around Fort Boyard
Nature and the great outdoors15 € to 25 € Saint-Georges-d'Oléron (29 km)
Discover oyster farming on Oléron island
Local flavours38 € to 450 € Dolus-d'Oléron (32 km)
Tandem parachute jump in Vendée
Sports sensations280 € Château-d'Olonne (39 km)
Well-being treatments and relaxation at Les Orangeries Spa
Well-being70 € to 160 € Château-d'Olonne (42 km)
Go on the children’s merry-go-round from 1929
Entertainment1 € Les Sables-d'Olonne (44 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Laves Wood
HikeEasy1h00La Taillée (43 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 (53 km)
Le Grand Parcours trail
HikeIntermediate4h00Brem-sur-Mer (54 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



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