Camping La Couarde-sur-Mer

On holiday on the Île de Ré? Discover La Couarde-sur-Mer, one of the island’s very first villages. Landscapes of salt marshes, vines, watersports and environmental protection are the key words that sum up this unspoilt beauty spot.

Do you know La Couarde-sur-Mer?

In the heart of the Île de Ré, surrounded by unspoilt nature, between beaches of soft fine sand and vineyards, stands La Couarde-sur-Mer. A charming village so typical of the island where you’ll adore wandering the maze of cobbled alleyways filled with flowers. And don’t forget to pay a visit to the bandstand at the foot of the church, where you can still enjoy a concert on a balmy summer evening.

Nature-lover? Discover the impressive scenery of the salt marshes that surround the village and their sublime décor between land and sea. For all history buffs, there are a host of ancient remains to explore, from former mills to elegant dwellings, each bearing witness to La Couarde’s rich historical past. Finally, pause for a moment to admire Le Chenal de Goisil: a picturesque little port that attracts innumerable painters and photographers!


On your programme?

On foot or by bike, set off to explore the area around La Couarde! To the north, you’ll find the watersports centre and its lake, covering over 2 hectares it offers the ideal conditions to try your hand at sailing!

To the south, discover the innumerable beaches renowned as being amongst the Île de Ré’s most beautiful. With more than 5 kilometres of soft fine sand, you’re certain to find your own little corner of paradise to put up the parasol and spread your towel! For sports addicts: sailing, kitesurfing, water skiing, jet skiing, SUP! The La Pergola beach is a renowned surf spot appreciated by surfers from all around the world!

And for those who prefer peace and quiet, how about a little tranquil shellfish gathering or a stroll along the coastal footpaths that follow the dunes.

So, ready to get going?