L’Oceano d’Or campsite is located in Jard-sur-Mer in the Vendee region of France.
L’Oceano d’Or campsite is a lovely family friendly campsite that lies with a rural setting on the outskirts of the seaside town of Jard-sur-Mer.
The campsite occupies a wonderful position along the Vendee coastline and is a great place for family holidays. If you fancy using the campsite as a base to explore the local area, then you’ll find lots to see and do nearby. Likewise if you’d rather spend most of your time on-site, then you’ll find loads of great activities available throughout the day.
To compliment the great range of activities available during the day, L’Oceano d’Or also boasts a great range of facilities and activities for your evenings on site. These include a take away, snack bar, bar and evening entertainment during high season including discos.
The Vendee region is famous for its glorious beaches that benefit from more sun that any other area on the western coast of France. The area surrounding L’Oceano d’Or is no different with the nearest beaches being Plage de Morpoigne and the coveted Blue Flag awarded beach of Plage du Boisvinet, both of which are approximately 1km away.
Those happy to travel a little further afield will find a very pleasant Blue Flag beach called Plage de la Mine which is backed by a wonderful pine forest and has plenty of rock pools for children to explore.
Back on-site at L’Oceano d’Or you’ll find some great swimming facilities. The swimming pool complex is great, featuring an outdoor family pool, an outdoor children’s pool and a further family pool with retractable cover. These added to the water slides and lots of sun terracing will ensure that you and your family have plenty of fun.
Campsite activities and facilities
L’Oceano d’Or campsite offers a comprehensive selection of activities and facilities on site and also nearby to ensure you have a fantastic family holiday.
On-site activities at L’Oceano d’Or campsite include table tennis, tennis, volleyball, basketball, gym, boules, mini golf, playground and cycle hire.
Facilities available at L’Oceano d’Or campsite include WIFI, takeaway, bar, groceries, tv room, games room, animation team, washers and dryers.
Things to see and do
There are plenty of things to see and do, and places to visit, within a short distance of L’Oceano d’Or campsite including:
- Chateau de Talmont – The Chateau de Talmont was originally built in the 10th century by the Count of Poitou, this wonderful castle has had a chequered past and was even once owned by none other than Richard the Lion Heart. Throughout the ages, this wonderful castle has played its part in the regions history and visitors to the chateau are able to find out about medieval life and the chateaux past. During high season visitors are treated to a variety of shows and exhibitions including weapons, birds of prey and much more.
- Zoo des Sables – Zoo des Sables lies approximately 18km to the northwest of L’Oceano d’Or campsite near to the popular town of Sables d’Olonne. The zoo expands to around 3 hectares and is home to approximately 280 different animals from 40 species including monkeys, giraffes, birds, wolves, big cats and much more. The Zoo des Sables is the second most popular visitor attraction in the region of the Vendee with over 160000 people entering the zoo every year. Throughout the day visitors to the zoo can take part in a range of activities and shows bringing the animals to life.
- Le Chateau des Adventuriers – Le Chateau des Adventuriers is a children’s adventure trail park which is spread out across 210 acres of gardens. This great park is set in the grounds of the wonderful 16th century chateau, Chateau de la Guignardiere which is located 9km to the northeast of L’Oceano d’Or campsite. The park itself is excellent for younger children with a variety of adventure trails and treasure hunts which are based on history and world exploration. Discover some of the prehistoric animals that ruled the earth millions of years ago, swashbuckle your way through the pirate trail and discover more about the castle with their interactive app. Children will love their time at Le Chateau des Adventuriers and we’re sure you will too.
- Les Sables d’Olonne – Les Sables d’Olonne is noted as one of France’s original seaside holiday resorts, bathing at Les Sables d’Olonne commenced originally in the early 19th century. The main Grand Plage is backed by the stunning promenade where classic French historical buildings mix with more modern hotels. The town is home to the famous “Vendee Globe” round the world race and is therefore extremely popular with water sports enthusiasts of all kinds. As you’d expect from such a town, Les Sables d’Olonne boasts a great deal of places to see and visit with a variety of shops, galleries, historical buildings, restaurants and bars all within easy reach.
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