TOURISM IN THE VENDEE
a beautiful region
The Vendée is full of natural sites, towns and exceptional heritage to discover during your stay at the 3-star hotel le Fontarabie. Les Sables d'Olonne, Saint Jean de Monts, Saint Gilles Croix de Vie, La Tranche sur Mer, Ile de Noirmoutier, Puy du Fou, Marais Poitevin, La Roche Sur Yon... You will be able to relax and practice a whole range of water sports on the beautiful sandy beaches of the Vendée, enjoy a breath of fresh air on a walk in the forest or in a boat in the Poitevin marshes, let yourself be carried away by the magic and madness of the attractions of the Puy du Fou... after all these emotions, you will return to your comfortable 3-star hotel in the Vendée, the Fontarabie hotel.
Activities in the Vendée
The variety of landscapes (marshes, beaches, forests, fishing villages, islands, rivers), the rich cultural and historical heritage, but also the gastronomy (the famous "gâche", the Vendée brioche, the seafood, the préfou and the Vendée ham) make the Vendée a destination of choice to discover as a family or as a couple. With over 1000 km of cycle paths, the Vendée is a perfect destination for cycling. Le Puy du Fou was voted best amusement park in the world in 2014 and will delight young and old alike with its ever more grandiose gladiator, Viking and bird of prey shows. A multitude of activities are possible during your stay in the Vendée in our 3-star hotel.
Stay in a 3-star hotel in the Vendée
Fontenay experienced a major boom during the Renaissance period, with the construction of a large number of magnificent buildings, including the Château de Terre-Neuve, several town houses (Hôtel des évêques de Maillezais, de la Sénéchaussée et de Pervinquière) and the Fountain of the Four Tias by Lionel de la ReauThe latter was built in 1542. The latter was built in 1542, its bas-relief represents a fountain where two unicorns are drinking, emblem of the city. The Place Bélliard and its beautiful arcades includes six houses and buildings listed as historical monuments, not far from the Fontarabie hotel.