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Make a holiday rental, home or villa in Vendee your home away from home

Vendee, a department of central France on the West Coast's Atlantic Bay of Biscay. Vendee is a beautiful rural department with a range of landscapes, from the rocky, beach covered coast to deep forests, from salt marshes to the rolling hills and lush valleys of the hinterland. There is a massive range of accommodation available here, including villas, gites, and holiday cottages for rent, so there are no shortage of holiday lettings in Vendee for use as a base for a magnificently varied holiday, or as a base to walk, cycle and ride through the stunning countryside.

Things to do in Vendee, France

The unspoilt beaches from the Bay of Bourgneuf to L'Aiguillon-sur-Mer are a massive attraction when looking for Vendee accommodation. With 160km of sandy beaches to choose from, there is something to suit everyone. However, the beaches at Les Sables-d'Olonne and St Jean de Monts are particularly nice, and have been awarded European blue flags.

Vendee is a favourite for walking, cycling and horse riding as the varied rural expanses of the French countryside are not only flat, but dotted with magnificent views, points of interest and villas. The variety of scenery just adds to the lure of walking, cycling and horse riding holidays to Vendee.

Fishing in Vendee is hugely popular. A villa or gite in Vendee not only allows you the flexibility to enjoy superb deep sea fishing in the Atlantic, but also fish the rivers of the Vendee, Sevre Nantaise, the Lay and the Sevre Niortaise.

The lush greens of Saint Jean de Monts, Port Bourgenay and Olonne sur Mer give not only great sport, but fabulous views to be enjoyed from the privacy of a Vendee self catering cottage.

Boating is of course a favourite way to enjoy your day in Vendee. Sailing in yachts, catamarans and boats in the Atlantic is of particular note, but playing on the river in a canoe or small boat is also a fun way to spend a day from any Vendee villa.

Places to holiday in Vendee, France

The marshland of Marais Poitevin are a wildlife haven, where tourists can be enchanted by the magnificent scenery and array of wildlife. The rolling countryside of Bocage and forests of Mervent are particularly good for walking and cycling too.

With such a long history lasting through the Hundred Years War and Roman eras, Vendee has many celebrated historical sites. Bringing its history to life through the historical theme park at Puy du Fou, Vendee holidays are both fun and fascinating!

Weather in Vendee, France

Vendee boasts the most number of hours of sunshine on the French Atlantic Coast. Temperatures during July and August average at around 25°C, and winters remain remarkable mild, which makes taking a holiday rental gite in Vendee a treat for walking, cycling, riding, golf and sightseeing throughout the year.

Flights to Vendee, France

The best way to access a villa in Vendee is to get as flight to Nantes (NTE). Flights leave regularly from London Stansted (STN), Nottingham (NQT) and Shannon (SNN). For cheap flights to Vendee, Ryanair or British Airways usually offer the best deals, but there are regular offers from other providers on cheap flights to the holiday gites in Vendee.

    Excellent! 4.4/5
    (11 reviews)
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    • 3 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Separate Toilet
    • Sleeps 6
    House #6574218
    11
    Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
      Excellent! 4.6/5
      (37 reviews)
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      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 4
      Apartment #6308693
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        Excellent! 4.5/5
        (4 reviews)
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        • 1 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 6
        House #6079645
        4
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          Wonderful! 4.8/5
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          • 1 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 2
          Multiple rentals Cottage #827742
          4
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            • 1 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 2
            House #1374697a
            2
            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
              Exceptional! 5/5
              (4 reviews)
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              • 3 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 6
              House #1395785a
              4
              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                Excellent! 4.6/5
                (13 reviews)
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                • 4 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Separate Toilets
                • Sleeps 12
                Villa #589146a
                13
                Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                  (10 reviews)
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  House #874016a
                  10
                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                    (12 reviews)
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                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Cottage #1490082
                    12
                    Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                      (36 reviews)
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 6
                      House #1287635a
                      36
                      Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.4/5
                        (8 reviews)
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 5
                        Apartment #1417999a
                        8
                        Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                          (7 reviews)
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                          • 1 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          House #1421976a
                          7
                          Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                            (28 reviews)
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                            • 3 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 6
                            Mobile Home #883949a
                            28
                            Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                              Very Good! 4.1/5
                              (16 reviews)
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                              • 1 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Apartment #1037651a
                              16
                              Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 3 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 8
                                House #1449231a
                                2
                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                  (8 reviews)
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                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 3 BA
                                  • Sleeps 8
                                  Villa #1446982a
                                  8
                                  Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                    (20 reviews)
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                                    • 1 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    Apartment #1365796a
                                    20
                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                      (12 reviews)
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                                      • 1 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 3
                                      House #907720a
                                      12
                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                        (6 reviews)
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        Apartment #1253922a
                                        6
                                        Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
                                          (12 reviews)
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                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 5
                                          House #673513a
                                          12
                                          Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                            (17 reviews)
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                                            • Studio
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            House #6691472
                                            17
                                            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                              (11 reviews)
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                                              • 5 BR
                                              • 3 BA
                                              • Sleeps 10
                                              House #1218873a
                                              11
                                              Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                (5 reviews)
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                House #1519614a
                                                5
                                                Viewed 56 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                  Mobile Home #8082632
                                                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (19 reviews)
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                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                    House #976223a
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                                                    Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                      (49 reviews)
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                                                      • 3 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilets
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      House #6247232
                                                      49
                                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                        (10 reviews)
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        House #1187274a
                                                        10
                                                        Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                          (5 reviews)
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                          Apartment #1435224a
                                                          5
                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                            (11 reviews)
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                            House #885912a
                                                            11
                                                            Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                              (12 reviews)
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                                                              • 4 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 9
                                                              House #1319698a
                                                              12
                                                              Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                Cottage #1451306a
                                                                2
                                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 12
                                                                  House #1253037a
                                                                  19
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                    (14 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                    House #1398704a
                                                                    14
                                                                    Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                      (14 reviews)
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                      House #583458a
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                                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                        House #1727509
                                                                        2
                                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                          (6 reviews)
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                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 3
                                                                          Apartment #1476538a
                                                                          6
                                                                          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                            (5 reviews)
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                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                            • Separate Toilets
                                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                                            Villa #591203a
                                                                            5
                                                                            Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                              (14 reviews)
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                              House #1068302a
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                                                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                Apartment #1393195a
                                                                                2
                                                                                Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  House #1457872a
                                                                                  3
                                                                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                    House #1242520a
                                                                                    3
                                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                      House #1939057
                                                                                      1
                                                                                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                        (16 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilets
                                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                                        Cottage #649738a
                                                                                        16
                                                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (2 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 14
                                                                                          House #1296101a
                                                                                          2
                                                                                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                                                            Chalet #643687a
                                                                                            17
                                                                                              Good! 3.8/5
                                                                                              (15 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 10
                                                                                              House #8064133
                                                                                              15
                                                                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                (8 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                Mobile Home #1390347a
                                                                                                8
                                                                                                Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                                  (11 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  House #6426839
                                                                                                  11
                                                                                                  Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (28 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                    House #1005299a
                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (7 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 3
                                                                                                      House #1431132a
                                                                                                      7
                                                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Recommended

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We really enjoyed our stay at La Maison Rose. It felt as if we were staying in someone's home. It was very comfortable and well equipped. A good location for discovering the area. The communication with Evelyne Bonneau was excellent. Highly recommended. Nous avons vraiment apprécié notre séjour à La Maison Rose. On dirait que nous étions dans la maison de quelqu'un. C'était très confortable et bien équipé. Un bon emplacement pour découvrir la région. La communication avec Evelynne Bonneau était excellente. Hautement recommandé.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: May 24, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017

                                                                                                      Very comfortable and well furnished property.Good location

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Enjoyed the stay right in the middle of the Marais region.Coulon being the most touristique town. Property is very spacious ,on the edge of the village very convenient for dog owners.Marius seems to welcome everybody with a bottle of champagne,very nice.would recommend!!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: May 10, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017