Coastal holiday accommodation in Vendee

3km from Bretignolles-sur-Mer, Vendée, Western Loire Reference: LV000294 Advertiser since: 16 August 2000
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Les Lucioles Self Catering Flexible 1 2 1

About this property

Apartment in Superb Holiday Area . This apartment is in a coastal setting.

Apartments in a Superb Holiday area in a Coastal Setting

Our apartment, eminently suitable for COUPLES, is located in a coastal setting next to the sea with sandy beaches and coves plus all amenities.
Also available within the same group of apartments is a similar property, but with a mezzanine level, which can accommodate up to 5 persons.

The Vendée enjoys above average sunshine hours, long sandy beaches and quiet sandy coves, vineyards, cycle paths, colourful markets, golf, surfing, aqua-parks, fishing, horse riding, historic sites and much much more.

These two popular apartments are maintained to a very high standard throughout the year. Both have electric heating. The small group of ground and 1st floor apartments is next to a sandy beach, with a small slipway which the locals use to launch their small fishing craft. The wonderful, dedicated coastal cycle path passes by, along with a separate path for walkers.

Situated within a group of predominately French owned holiday homes one apartment is perfect for a couple as it has a bedroom with full size double bed, a large hallway with wardrobes and drawer unit. The bathroom has toilet, wash basin and full sized bath with shower over. The open plan living room has a kitchen area which is equipped with microwave, full sized cooker and refrigerator, a dining table and chairs, two arm chairs and a settee, there is also French tv with dvd player, some English and French books, also board-games. Double glazed doors open onto the patio and small private garden with table and chairs, sun beds and bbq.

The other property, which sleeps up to 5 people, comprises on the ground floor a double bedroom, bathroom (with separate shower), kitchen area, which is equipped with washing machine, a full sized cooker and refrigerator (with freezer), the living/dining area has dining table and chairs, a settee and French tv. Stairs take you to the loft with two beds (double and single). From the living/dining area double glazed doors open onto the patio, with table and chairs and a bbq.

Both apartments have a DEDICATED CAR PARKING space within a walled private car park.

No smoking inside the apartments.
Not suitable for animals.



Kitchen and dining

The kitchen areas are well equipped with everything needed for cooking and preparing meals. There are electric cookers, microwaves and full sized refrigerators with icebox.

The apartments are furnished with dining table and chairs and ample crockery, glasses, cutlery etc.

Living rooms

Lounge seating is provided along with French tv, with dvd player for those relaxing moments.

There is a wall mounted thermostatically controlled electric convector heater.


The bedroom in the apartment which sleeps 2 has a double bed, bedside tables and a wall mounted thermostatically controlled electric convector heater.

In the property which sleep 5 the ground floor has a double bedroom with wall mounted thermostatically controlled electric convector heater.
While in the Loft there are two beds (1 double and 1 single).


In the apartment for 2 people the bathroom has a full size bath with shower over, toilet and wash basin and a wall mounted thermostatically controlled electric convector heater.

The Bathroom for up to 5 people the bathroom has toilet and wash basin with separate shower and a wall mounted thermostatically controlled electric convector heater.


Heating is provided in both properties by wall mounted thermostatically controlled electric convector heaters.


Full upto date information available at local Offices de Tourism.

Garden and outside

The enclosed gardens are all ready for al fresco dining, having patio table and chairs, sun beds and also a barbecue.

Parking and garages

There is a private car park with a dedicated parking space for each property.

Visitor suitability

The region offers much for holidaymaker to enjoy the French way of life, with activities from golf, fishing, horse riding, historic towns and villages; to tasting the local wines at vineyards. In short, using this apartment as a base, there is something within easy reach for everyone to enjoy their holiday. Those seeking a more energetic holiday will enjoy the pleasures of water-sports, surfing and cycling etc.
Cycling is particularly wonderful with dedicated cycle-ways either along the coastline or on inland cycle-ways and byways.

The Apartment is on the ground floor and is all on one level.

Unfortunately the accommodation and surrounding grounds are not suitable for wheelchair's.

The apartments are NOT suitable for animals.
No smoking in either property.

Information about any additional facilities

Being centred in a holiday area the properties are within easy reach of all the activities and amenities this superb holiday region has to offer; whilst there are games, English and French books available in the apartment for your more relaxing moments.


  • No smoking

  • Couples only


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Sallertaine
Distance: 10 km

Beach holidays


Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Various
Name of nearest fishing location: Various, Many Lakes, Rivers nearby and of course Sea Fishing.


Name and address of nearest golf course: Golf des Fontenelles, Coex
Distance: 15 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: De la Cropte de Chanterac Francois
Distance: 1 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Numerous



Name/number of nearest marked trail: Corniche Route which passes Les Lucioles. From Les Sable d'Olonne to Noirmotier


Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Brem Sur Mer.
Distance: 8 km

The Owner Recommends

Location and activities

The apartment is situated within 50 metres of the Atlantic Ocean on the Vendee coast, which means there is a wealth of activities available from watersports, to golf, horse riding, cycling on miles of dedicated cycle paths take you inland as well as along the coast. Exploring the countryside by quad bike is both exciting and interesting, or you may prefer the more leisurely pursuit of fishing in the many rivers and lakes.

Nearest restaurant

There are restaurants within walking distance or just a short drive. All tastes are catered for from traditional French Cuisine and fruit de mer with locally caught fish, to pizzerias and creperies; not forgetting typical French bars and brasseries in nearby towns.