Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré, the ideal holiday destination!
On the southern coast of the Île de Ré, Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré is one of the island’s oldest established seaside resorts. Islanders and holidaymakers love to stroll through its narrow streets where the hollyhocks burst into bloom as the weather warms up. Hop on your bike for a short ride along the cycle path to the beaches and woodland, where you’ll be won over by the enchanting scenery. Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré is like the rest of the island – natural, authentic and captivating. So head for our Sandaya campsite for your next holiday!
You’ll fall in love with the gorgeous surroundings of Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré and your Sandaya campsite is the perfect base from which to explore the area, settled in a comfortable, fully equipped mobile home or set up on a large camping pitch. In a stunning setting just a stone’s throw from the ocean, make the most of your stay at Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré to try out a range of activities: fitness, pétanque, yoga… and, of course, the array of watersports on offer at the nearby beach. So, where will you start?
Visit Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré with the family
It’s no coincidence that the Île de Ré is so popular with families. With breathtaking landscapes that can be explored along the miles of cycle paths accessible to all, visitors of every age can discover the island. Children visiting Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré will no doubt prefer the path that leads to the long sandy beaches. Our favourite? Les Gollandières beach, for its vast choice of watersports and an unspoilt view of the Île d’Oléron!
Looking for some shade? Then take a walk, a bicycle ride or, even better, treat the children to a pony ride in the woods that border the dunes.
Visit Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré as a couple
You’ll no doubt be captivated by the ocean but do take the time to visit the centre of Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré, a lively spot throughout summer. Its narrow streets are teeming with flowers and lined with gourmet restaurants and colourful boutiques. It’s such a lovely place to stroll, hand-in-hand with your loved one on a romantic break on the Île de Ré!
Also not to be missed – Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré market, a real institution and, with 130 traders, the largest market on the island. It is held every day in July and August, so come and fill your basket with delicious Ré specialities!
Camping Bois-Plage-en-Ré: our handy tips for a successful stay
For some real romance, take a sunset stroll along the pier at Les Gollandières beach!
Enjoy wine? Then visit Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré cooperative to taste the wines, cognacs and pineaux.
And don’t leave without a visit to the salt makers on the Loix peninsula. They’re always keen to share the secrets of their age-old know-how!
Or maybe you’re a bird-spotter? Then pack your binoculars: you can observe up to 218 bird species on the Île de Ré!