Les Dames beach, the ideal holiday destination!
One of the island’s real gems, well known for its tranquillity, its little white beach huts and its fine sand, Les Dames beach is one of the most popular beaches in Noirmoutier. Locals and tourists flock here all year round for an early morning swim, a boat trip or simply to enjoy the peace and quiet and wild beauty of the area in the off-season. You too will be won over to its incredible charm.
With the Atlantic on its doorstep, your Sandaya campsite promises memorable family moments with its array of services and facilities designed just for you! Direct access to the ocean, comfortable accommodation, free children’s clubs for your little campers and, of course, the heated swimming pool: happy holidays are what Sandaya campsites are all about!
Visit Les Dames beach with the family
A typical family day on Les Dames beach will include hours of swimming and splashing, diving competitions, sandcastles – built with varying degrees of success! – and, most important of all, your children’s faces lit up with happiness and laughter. Very special times and lasting memories for all.
The island is teeming with beautiful places, just waiting for you and your clan to discover, and the best way to tour them all (or almost all) is on a bicycle! Noirmoutier boasts nearly 83 km of green ways, so there’s plenty for you to take in on two wheels! So hop on your bike and set off around the island at your own pace. And the good news is that all roads lead to Les Dames beach!
Visit Les Dames beach as a couple
At dawn or at dusk, a dreamy stroll along the beach will suit all romantic souls. In this enchanting setting, as you breathe in the sea air and listen to the lapping of the waves, hand in hand with your sweetheart, you’ll feel like the stars of a Hollywood love story – enjoy!
Romance is well and good, but the sportier types among you will be keen to take a trip to the open sea, for a dose of physical activity and fresh air! Choose your vessel – a stand-up paddleboard, canoe or sailing boat – and set sail on the Atlantic!
Camping Plage des Dames: our handy tips for a successful stay
Lovebirds, be sure to watch the sunset from the old wooden pier. The view of the Atlantic and the beach is simply stunning!
In summer, the beach is immensely popular and it can be hard to find a spot to spread out your towel. Try and get there early and preferably on a bicycle: cycling is more eco-friendly and you won’t have any trouble parking!
After your swimming session, it’s time to treat yourself to an indulgent snack! The nearby cafés and restaurants cater for all tastes, at any time of the day.
On arriving at Les Dames beach, French film fans may have a feeling of “déjà-vu” ... did you know that the beach was used as a setting for the film “Nicolas on Holiday”?