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Make a Holiday Rental Cottage in Challans, France, Your Home Away From Home

Located on the western coastline of France, in the popular Vendee Department of the Pays-de-la-Loire Region, is the charming rural town of Challans. A Challans holiday is a popular choice with a different variety of tourists and visitors, from those looking just to relax by the pool in the sun, to those who want to get stuck in to some adrenaline-pumping activities. One thing that is definitely guaranteed when you book a Challans holiday rental cottage is that it will be ready for you to arrive complete with all of the mod-cons and facilities you would expect in a top Parisian hotel.

Things to Do on Holiday in Challans, France

Whilst a Challans holiday places an emphasis on simply relaxing and enjoying the tranquillity, there is some opportunity to enjoy a small range of activities, both in and around the town. This includes activities such as paddle boating, swimming, fishing, mountain biking, walking and golf. With stunning natural scenery and fewer crowds than other parts of the region, visitors who enjoy photography, painting or nature watching will really benefit from a Challans holiday.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Challans, France

If you fancy spending the day away from Challans, then there are some fantastic places to visit. A two and a half hour journey will bring you to the charming town of Ars-en-Re on the island of Ile de Re. Ars-en-re has wonderful narrow streets with lots of interesting architecture. One of the most popular attractions in the town is the spire of the church. This is painted black and white as it served a double purpose, ringing the bell for church-goers and helping guide boats into the ports in the immediate area.

Weather in Challans, France

Booking a Challans holiday rental cottage means that you will be able to enjoy some fabulous weather as the Vendee Department is deemed to be the second sunniest area in France. Most visitors stay in Challans from June through to September when it can reach as warm as 23 .degrees Celsius The lowest temperatures usually occur in January and February when it can drop to anywhere between 7 and 10 degrees during the day. The town sees an average annual rainfall amount of approximately 20 inches.

Travel to Challans, France

Those travellers interested in a Challans holiday will be able to start their wonderful trip by flying into Nantes Airport (NTE) which is approximately an hour away from the town. Amongst the airlines offering affordable, frequent flights to Nantes are KLM, easyJet, Air France, Flybe and Ryanair. Passengers can depart the UK from a selection of airports such as Liverpool (LPL), East Midlands (EMA), Gatwick (LGW), Edinburgh (EDI) and Norwich (NWI).

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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Very clean and well maintained in a lovely location

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The property was very clean and more than adequate for the 4 of us, 2 adults and 2 little ones. The camp itself is great for children, lovely pool, great beaches, very relaxed. I would certainly recommend it.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2016

                                                                                                      Very pleasant

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      The cottage had all you could need and the owners were very nice and unobtrusive. We really enjoyed staying here and it made a wonderful base in which to explore the area.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 01-Oct-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2016

                                                                                                      Le Logis de Dolbeau

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Very comfortable house. Lovely atmosphere. Great base for exploring, and loads of places to visit and discover. The proximity of seaside villages/towns means you're spoilt for choice for beaches and entertainment. Nearby Chateaux, interesting churches, and available activities are not in short supply. All in all, something for everyone. A good selection of restaurants are within a fairly short drive. I found parking in the small drive easy ! Remember to turn right out of the drive when setting off - the One Way sign on the main road isn't very clear. Local walks, and the river nearby, and at Apremont, are fascinating, especially if you like nature, wildlife, and/or photography. There are plenty of fishing opportunities too. A very enjoyable holiday, with help from the owners if needed. Tomtom was more than useful..... A wealth of information about specific eateries etc, is available in the house, with some very helpful observations from previous holidaymakers. The property was very clean, and customer service A1.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 19-Sep-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2016