<g ctype="italic">Le Château</g>, a five-star campsite at Saint Hilaire de Riez
The 5-star campsite Le Château is north of Saint Gilles Croix de Vie, in the commune of Saint Hilaire de Riez, in the Vendée. A member of the Sun Marina group, this site, located 2.5 kilometres from the sea and from a lovely sandy beach, is an ideal location in which to spend energetic holidays with the family on the Vendée coast.
A luxury campsite to the north of Saint Gilles Croix de Vie
Located on the road out of Saint Hilaire de Riez, a neighbouring commune of the celebrated seaside resort of Saint Gilles Croix de Vie, the Le Château campsite is a holiday resort renowned for its high-quality facilities and for the attention it pays to holidaymakers’ well-being. Families are particularly welcome and there are now as many events and activities dedicated to children as parents!
This upmarket open-air hotel extends over an area of several hectares is located 2.5 kilometres from a sandy beach and 1.5 kilometres from the local salt marshes. Corniche Vendéenne, protected for its natural beauty, is a wild and rocky coastline which stretches over more than three kilometres between Saint Hilaire de Riez and Saint Gilles Croix de Vie, located less than three kilometres away. Moreover, various cycle tracks leave from the site and make it possible to easily reach these various places.
Whilst the site has several pitches of varying areas between 85 and 100 m² intended to accommodate campers and their equipment, a large number of these plots are nowadays occupied by mobile homes available for hire.
A dream aquatic park for thrill-seekers is on hand!
There are four ranges of mobile homes on the site; “Budget”, “Comfort” “Prestige” and “VIP”. The last category is indeed the most luxury available. The accommodation has a large surface area, ranging from 28 m² to 40 m². The rentals have two or three rooms and are decked out with a terrace.
Since 2015, as regards leisure facilities, the camping Le Château has had one of the best aquatic parks in the Vendée region. Entirely renovated, the latter has seen its area increase tenfold so as to be able to accommodate new aquatic facilities. There is thus also within this aquatic space a heated outdoor lagoon and two water slides, a large heated swimming pool, an indoor pool with a whirlpool bath, a 100 m² children's play pool, as well as water slides, which are as long as they are impressive! The “Space Hole” and the “Speed Balls” slides have been specifically designed for thrill-seekers...
Particularly cherished, children staying at the Le Château campsite in Saint Hilaire de Riez are able to make the most of a 400 m² playground and a “Funny Park” equipped with 5 inflatable structures, during peak season. A “Tiny Club” moreover accommodates those aged 3 to 6 years old whilst a “Kids Club” takes care those aged 6 to 11 years. Finally, an on-site babysitting service is available seven days a week.
The beach is 2.5 kilometres away
There are also several sports facilities on the campsite such as football pitches, tennis, volleyball, basketball and pétanque courts, ping-pong tables and other facilities. A video games and billiards room is also open for holidaymakers.
Lastly, holidaymakers have the opportunity to enjoy numerous shops and services within the Le Château campsite, such as a grocer's shop, a bar, a restaurant, a takeaway service and other retail services.
Moreover, as holidays in the Vendée department are unthinkable without discovering its treasures, upon going out of this outdoor establishment, campers have the opportunity to go to the Côte de Lumière beaches, which benefit from one of the highest levels of sunshine on the Atlantic coast. They may also visit the Ile d’Yeu island, the Puy du Fou theme park, or even Planète Sauvage, one of the largest zoological parks in France...