Destination guide

The beachside setting of Royan is ready to explore

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Royan. Well known for its beaches, parks and seaside, this walkable city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions such as Royan Church of Notre-Dame and Royan Beach. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Royan

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Royan a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royan Golf (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Palmyre Zoo (8 mi / 12.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Royan

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 24°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Royan

Travellers love Royan for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Royan. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royan Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Saint-Georges-de-Didonne Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Foncillon Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Le Chay Beach (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Jardins du Monde (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Planet Exotica (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Royan

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Royan Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Royan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,577 holiday lettings around Royan. From 675 Houses to 469 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Royan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Royan. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Royan Station: 2,304 holiday lettings
  • Royan Museum: 2,316 holiday lettings
  • Place Charles de Gaulle: 2,308 holiday lettings
  • Congree Centre: 2,305 holiday lettings
  • Royan Church of Notre-Dame: 2,309 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Royan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Royan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 675 Houses in Royan. Our other popular types of Royan holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 469 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 131 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 45 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Caravans and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Royan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 494 holiday homes with pool available in Royan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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