Le Rocher beach in Longeville-sur-Mer

The Plage du Rocher in Longeville-sur-Mer is a magnificent spot that attracts many visitors every year. This sandy beach on the Atlantic coast offers an exceptional experience, whether you’re looking for relaxation, swimming or fun activities for the whole family. Come and discover one of the most beautiful beaches in the southern Vendée!

Where is Plage du Rocher in Longeville-sur-Mer?

Longeville-sur-Mer is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region. Le Rocher beach is one of the main attractions of this coastal village. Located just a few kilometers from downtown Longeville-sur-Mer, the beach is easily accessible by car, bike or even on foot for the more adventurous.

How do I get to the beach?

To reach this magnificent beach, head for the commune of Longeville-sur-Mer. Once there, follow the signs to Plage du Rocher. Several parking lots are available nearby, providing easy access for visitors.

Thanks to its privileged geographical location, Plage du Rocher boasts a breathtaking view of theAtlantic Ocean. What’s more, its proximity to other villages and seaside resorts makes it an ideal destination for discovering the Vendée coast.

Where to swim in Longeville-sur-Mer?

Longeville-sur-Mer boasts several beaches renowned for their quality and safety. In addition to the famous Plage du Rocher, visitors can also explore other options for swimming.

Other beaches in Longeville-sur-Mer:

  • La plage des Conches: Known for its perfect waves for surfing, this beach is also ideal for family bathing.
  • Plage des Goffineaux: A quieter beach, perfect for those seeking to avoid the crowds while enjoying the sea.
  • La plage de Bouil: Less crowded, but just as attractive, especially for anglers.

All Longeville-sur-Mer beaches are supervised during the summer season, offering safe swimming for all. Lifeguards are on hand to ensure bathers’ safety. In addition, a variety of catering facilities, public toilets and showers are available close to the beaches.

Things to do around Le Rocher beach

There’s much more to Le Rocher beach than swimming and sunbathing. Many activities are available in the surrounding area to enrich your stay.

Water sports

Water sports enthusiasts will be delighted by the range of activities on offer:

  • Surfing: Atlantic waves are ideal for beginners and advanced surfers alike.
  • Kitesurfing: Wind conditions make this beach a popular spot for kitesurfing.
  • Stand-up paddle: Take a trip on the water and discover coastal landscapes from a different angle.

Hiking and biking

The Longeville-sur-Mer area is rich in hiking and cycling trails. The trails wind through pine forests, marshes and picturesque villages, offering spectacular panoramas of the Vendée coast and hinterland.

Cultural discovery

For those who like to discover the local heritage, there are several sites worth visiting:

  • Notre-Dame-de-l’Assomption church: a historic monument in the heart of the village.
  • Court d’Aron floral park: just a few kilometers away, this park boasts an incredible diversity of exotic plants.
  • Local markets: Take the opportunity to taste and buy local produce.

Thanks to its wealth of tourist attractions and its magnificent Plage du Rocher, Longeville-sur-Mer is a must-see destination for vacations with family or friends. Camping La Frétille is an ideal base for exploring this beautiful region. Whether it’s swimming, lounging or sporting adventures, there’s something for everyone at Longeville-sur-Mer.

The 3-star La Frétille campsite in Longeville-sur-Mer

For those who want to extend their stay and make the most of Longeville-sur-Mer, the 3-star La Frétille campsite is an ideal option. Situated not far from Le Rocher beach and surrounded by nature, this campsite offers a range of services for an unforgettable stay in the Vendée.

Accommodation and facilities

Our campsite in Longeville-sur-Mer offers several types of accommodation to suit all needs:

  • Mobile homes: Comfortable and well-equipped, they’re perfect for families.
  • Pitches: For tents, caravans or motorhomes, these spacious areas allow campers to set up as they wish.

In addition to these accommodation options, the campsite offers a heated swimming pool, a children’s playground and a restaurant serving local specialities.

Leisure activities

At La Frétille campsite, the variety of activities on offer will delight young and old alike:

  • Evening entertainment: Karaoke, shows, dance parties, there’s something for everyone.
  • Sports activities: pétanque, ping-pong and volleyball tournaments.
  • Kids’ clubs: Various workshops and special events to keep the young ones busy and entertained.

Close to nature

The campsite is also ideally located for discovering the flora and fauna of the region. The surrounding forests offer wonderful hiking trails, while the surrounding marshes are ideal for birdwatching.

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