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For all your stays, whether with family, friends, couples, athletes, cyclists or alone, let yourself be tempted by renting comfortable accommodation or a green location. Throughout your stopover, you will appreciate the 3-star services, the friendly atmosphere and the gentle way of life of the Île d'Oléron.

Discover the Ile d’Oléron
Visits & Activities

“The Luminous”
The Island of Oléron

When you arrive at Camping le Sous-Bois, our warm welcome is accompanied by valuable tourist advice for exploring the island of Oléron. Find detailed brochures at our reception, full of information on this island of many charms.

The Island of Oléron, the largest on the French Atlantic Coast, offers a generous surface area to discover. Unmissable towns like Saint-Pierre-d'Oléron captivate with their authenticity. Explore varied landscapes, between fine sandy beaches, green forests and preserved marshes, such as the Port des Salines, the Marais aux Oiseaux and the Marais Salants.

Golf enthusiasts will also appreciate the enchanting courses available nearby. Don't miss the Château de la Gataudière , with its many exciting activities.

Let yourself be seduced by the diversity of Oléron, each corner revealing a piece of paradise.


Between authenticity and softness The port of La Cotinière

One kilometer from Camping le Sous-Bois, discover the picturesque port of La Cotinière. Soak up the maritime atmosphere at the fish market, taste fresh dishes in the local restaurants, attend the lively auction and admire the fishing boats, returning with their precious cargo. An authentic experience at your fingertips.

On the Island of Oléron The essential visits

The Île d'Oléron is full of gems to discover. Immerse yourself in the unique atmosphere of the colorful huts, symbols of local craftsmanship. Climb to the top of the Chassiron Lighthouse for breathtaking views. Immerse yourself in history as you tour Saint-Pierre-d'Oléron, then explore the island's richness at the Musée de l'Île d'Oléron .

A culinary journey to the heart of the Ocean The specialties of Île d'Oléron

The Île d'Oléron, famous for its marine specialties, offers a feast of unforgettable flavors. Immerse yourself in the “ Oyster City ” where oyster farming reaches its peak. Browse the markets brimming with fresh produce from the local fishing port.

Let yourself be tempted by the art of oyster farming for which the island is famous, offering marine delicacies of incomparable freshness. An unmissable gastronomic experience for seafood lovers.

Enjoy the Île d'Oléron under the sun Beaches and water activities

The beaches of Île d'Oléron offer an idyllic setting for relaxing and swimming. Explore the crystal clear waters, while adventure seekers can indulge in a host of water activities, from paddle boarding to shore fishing. For a day full of laughter and thrills, the Île d'Oléron water park promises you unforgettable moments. Experience unique seaside moments on our sunny island.

Explore the Ile d’Oléron Walks

On the Île d'Oléron, more than 150 km of cycle paths extend, offering memorable rides. In partnership with bike rental services, our campsite makes your exploration easier. Take coastal paths for hikes along the breathtaking dunes. For an equestrian adventure, discover the charms of the island on horseback thanks to our stable partners ( Écuries des Trémières and Center Équestre Le Paddock ). A total immersion in the preserved nature for which Oléron is famous.

A symbol in the region Fort Boyard

Boyardville, a coastal gem, is the ideal starting point for exploring the famous Fort Boyard . Accessible via inter-island cruises, this iconic fortress offers a unique experience. These boat trips also allow you to reach other points of interest, such as the Île d'Aix , thus enriching your maritime journey. Discover the captivating history of Fort Boyard and explore the unsuspected treasures of the surrounding islands for an unforgettable nautical adventure.

At the edge of the Atlantic Ocean Large surrounding towns

Near the Île d'Oléron, explore La Rochelle , a charming coastal town with its picturesque streets and lively quays.

In Rochefort , immerse yourself in history with the frigate Hermione , famous for its historical role.

These urban escapades offer a perfect combination between the excitement of the city and the cultural richness, adding an extra dimension to your stay on the Île d'Oléron.

Proximity to nature Unmissable addresses

A stone's throw from the Île d'Oléron, immerse yourself in the captivating underwater world of the La Rochelle Aquarium , where marine biodiversity is on display in all its splendor. For a terrestrial experience, the La Palmyre Zoo offers you unique encounters with wildlife. For lovers of exoticism, the Beauval Zoo , among the most renowned, promises magical moments in the heart of animal diversity. Explore these must-see addresses for memorable souvenirs near Oléron.