Kids friendly hotels and family camping holidays
The Vendée has some of the top family-friendly holiday destination in France. Numerous kid friendly hotels and family campsites have a wide choice of fun activities and entertainment designed especially for the family. Children’s clubs and teenagers’ activities are adapted to all age groups, that way no-one gets left out. Even large families and young couples with tots or toddlers are catered for. These campsites and hotels provide comfortable accommodation and are often situated in privileged spots. Some close to the coast or others in the heart of a protected environment. The choice is all yours so pack your bags and come to the Vendée!
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Family Camping Holidays in the Vendée: seaside and countryside
Large families welcome at Camping Yelloh! Village Le Pin Parasol*****
Ideally situated just 50 metres from the Lac du Jaunay and 10 minutes from the Vendée’s beaches, Le Pin Parasol is a stunning 5-star family campsite set in unspoiled natural surroundings.
The 5 stars campsite Yelloh! Village Le Pin Parasol now has an area specially adapted with cottages designed for large families to provide an enjoyable comfortable holiday. A game zone has been purposely built for this family area with footpaths and a pleasant natural environment. This campsite has also opened the Nature & Senses Park, which is unique to the Vendée and the camping industry. Designed as a peaceful retreat, this new sector offers several relaxation areas: a lake of 2500 m2 with fishing huts, a botanical garden, a wellbeing, and fitness area as well as a 2500m2 aquatic realm.
Family friendly camping yelloh village! le Chaponnet**** and its water park facilities
Le Chaponnet campsite, located on the Vendean coast near to the village of Brem sur Mer, welcomes guests for family camping holidays. Here you will benefit from a privileged and verdant environment which will make your stay a pleasant one. Several areas have been adapted to different family age groups. A paddling pool with games for the little toddlers, an aquatic area for the older children has 6 slides spread over 2600 m2! A covered swimming pool, waterfall and Jacuzzi completes this exceptional play area. Your children will feel like they are growing fins!
In terms of entertainment and activities: clubs, a multi-sports ground and all kinds of entertainment will delight young and old alike. Parents can take advantage of the hammam-sauna and massage area, the synonymous of relaxation.
The OHANA Premium area of the 4-star campsite Yelloh! Village Le Chaponnet is set in a delightful, landscaped area with footpaths and exotic plants. This premium area offers modern and high-quality wooden chalets with 2 or 3 bedrooms, accommodating 4 to 6 people depending on the model. Each chalet has a terrace with garden furniture, deckchairs and a plancha. Allowing guests to make the most of the pleasant outdoor setting.
La Guyonnière***** for family camping holidays, with a touch of luxury
The village is located near the Lac du Jaunay and can be reached directly from the campsite. The campsite is set in a green, relaxing surroundings. Situated near the beaches at Brétignolles sur Mer, La Guyonnière campsite is an ideal base for exploring the hidden treasures of the Vendée. You can also enjoy a variety of cultural, entertaining, and sporting activities that are on offer. La Guyonnière also offers a range of unusual "Glamping" accommodation options, including safari lodges on stilts, "Woody Lodges", and the FAMILY ZEN.
This product offers a luxury, VIP camping holiday experience. These lodges, located on the "Les Coteaux" field, can accommodate up to 4 people. They offer all the comforts and equipment of a mobile home, but with an attractive wooden frame construction and untreated wood furnishings. Each lodge has a private Zen area where guests can relax in the great outdoors (built-in to the terrace), as well as a raised private solarium with a panoramic view over the Grand Pré field and the pond.
Castel campsite La Garangeoire***** for camping holidays in the Vendée
The 5-star Castel Campsite La Garangeoire is a beautiful establishment, set in a protected natural environment within a 200-hectare wooded park. It is located just 15 minutes from the beaches of Brétignolles sur Mer. If you are looking to try new camping holidays, there is no shortage of interesting ideas: fishing in the 4 fish-filled ponds on the property, hiking, horseback riding or cycling. Tennis, football, basketball, archery, canoes, and pedal boats are available. Not to mention trampolines, a pedal go-kart circuit...a difficult choice. La Garangeoire has a natural beach, a real lagoon with its natural swimming water and a 1,000 m2 fine sand beach. The lagoon has been specially designed for children, with a maximum depth of 90 cm to 1 m.
Camping Le Bel Air****, yet another family camping destination
The Bel Air campsite is located just 900 metres from a lake and 1,800 metres from the ocean. The lake is supervised during the summer and an ideal safe place for your children.
The campsite covers 7.5 hectares providing many activities and animations for a family camping holiday. For younger children there are 2 paddling pools and games as well as an indoor pool and a Jacuzzi of 150m² ideal for parents. The indoor pool also houses 4 slides of up to 11 meters high giving over 158 metres of a slide! Children’s and teenager clubs offer activities 7 days a week. For the sportier guests, sports field and various sporting activities are available. And of course, not forgetting the many other events and entertainment which is organised. Comfortable accommodation, some of which are suitable for large families, and some pitches even have private bathrooms!
Weekend breaks and holidays for the little farmers at La Grand ’Métairie ****
La Grand’Métairie is now accepting holidaymakers for an unusual farm stay. The campsite already had a mini farm with animals and organised gardening workshops for children. It is now launching specially themed cabins. With the new farmers' cabin for 4 people, including 2 children as well as the poultry cabin for 4 people. Red and white gingham tablecloths, rustic wooden tables, wicker baskets... everything about the decor, provides a theme of complete immersion. Furthermore, La Grand’Métairie also offers a unique experience: little farmer’s weekends. For a nice weekend break, leave the city with pleasure and pack up for Saint Hilaire La Forêt. On the programme, little farmer and vegetable garden workshops, a tractor ride, a fair, a rural dinner, feeding the animals... enough to fill the day with memories to impress classmates on Monday morning!
Domaine de l'Oiselière **** in Chauché for family camping holidays
This 4-star and Ecolabel campsite is situated in the Vendean bocage, near the Puy du Fou. It has 57 pitches and is suitable for families, thanks to its numerous facilities for children. A tastefully decorated library and games room, a swimming pool and a paddling pool, a vegetable garden, a mini farm with sheep... Here nature reigns supreme and children can discover all its secrets. The Domaine de l'Oiselière **** launched new activities such as access to a pond to enjoy the natural flora and fauna surrounding, an esplanade with water jets to cool off between games of ping pong, a landscaped beach, as well as new village accommodation.
Camping Les Blancs Chênes – suited for family camping holidays with young tots
The Les Blancs Chênes campsite developed a new range of accommodation for families with young children, the VO’KIDS range. The idea of this new range intended for couples with babies is to provide accommodation, better suited to their needs with more safety features. These mobile homes have: 3 bedrooms including a baby bedroom, complete with a baby bed and a changing table, a large fridge, a baby kit included, a separate WC, a gated covered terrace... The accommodation is also located in a pedestrian area for greater security.
Camping Les Genêts***** and its water park for family camping holiday
This top-of-the-range campsite offers a 1,500 m² indoor water park as magical as it is fun. With a unique wild west theme decor in LEGO © bricks. This site offers water slides, Jacuzzis and a counter current river and is open nightly until 10 p.m. on Wednesdays in July and August.
Camping Chadotel Océano d’Or***** and its 500m2 aquatic area
The comfortable 5-star campsite Océano D’or is located in the charming harbour village of Jard sur Mer, just 20 kilometres from Les Sables d'Olonne. Thanks to its many activities, its water park and numerous facilities, this campsite is ideal for a family holiday. The 500m2 aquatic area is amazing and adapts to both small and older children with paddling pool and slides.
Did you know ?
Two Vendée resorts, La Tranche sur Mer and Noirmoutier en l'Ile, have been awarded the Famille Plus label. They are committed to offering families information and a personalised welcome, as well as quality activities and events at suitable prices.
It is also a guarantee of quality services, accommodation and easy access to shops for family holidays.
Kids friendly hotels, for real !
Hotel Fleur de sel - a kid friendly hotel at L’Ile de Noirmoutier
Hotel Fleur de Sel is located on the L’Ile de Noirmoutier and has the “Family Plus” label. It is situated between the town centre and the mythical Bois de la Chaize. This large house in the Noirmoutrin style offers a friendly setting and connecting rooms suitable for families, whether for young parents with babies or families with older teenagers. There is a large on-site restaurant and an outdoor swimming pool.
Hotel Les Dunes La Tranche sur Mer – a family holiday destination
The 3-star Hotel Les Dunes is situated in La Tranche sur Mer (a seaside town with the “Family Plus” label which means it provides a service adapted perfectly for all family needs). Situated on the seafront at Les Générelles beach, just 400 metres from the town centre, it is open from late March to late September. The hotel boasts 45 rooms with three different categories – standard, comfort (with patio-side balcony), and privilege (with sea view terrace – perfect for getting away from it all).
Domaine Le Sherwood for a relaxing family break
Nestled among the dunes, between the forest of Pays de Mont, the sea and beaches, Domaine Le Sherwood is popular for its peaceful, friendly atmosphere. It is the ideal place for a relaxing family break. Open all year round, this unique car-free holiday park boasts 16 accommodation units, each evoking a different part of the world. Each spacious unit, for between 6 and 16 guests, comes complete with high-quality equipment and a terrace with private Jacuzzi.