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The best surf spots in Vendée

Welcome to our family-friendly campsite in Vendée, whose location is ideal for wave riders and seaside holiday lovers. With its fine sand beaches and its regular waves, Vendée is true paradise for surfers of all levels. Whether you are making a fresh start or you have serious experience, the spots you’ll find here will fulfil your desires.

Surf near our campsite in Vendée

In the very close neighbourhood of our campsite located in Vendée, find surf spots with easy access and which appeal to all the family. For those who rather have a taste to extend their exploration, Vendée also offers renowned spots attended by surfers from all over Europe.

Among the must-ride, you can surf by the beach of La Terrière or even the beach of Conches, which also comes by the name of Bud Bud spot and is famed for its steady, powerful waves.

La Terrière in La Tranche-sur-Mer – 7km

The first surf spot to discover is the beach of La Terrière in La Tranche-sur-Mer, about 7 km (4 miles) from the campsite. This spot is very sought after by surfers due to its splendid waves, but its powerful currents called “baïnes” can take swimmers and surfers by surprise and may therefore turn it into a dangerous site. On top of that, the beach receives a lot of visitors in the summer, so it is recommended that you stay aware and follow safety instructions.

Conches Beach, a.k.a. “Bud Bud Spot” in Longeville-sur-Mer – 11km

The Bud Bud Spot, located by the beach of Conches in Longeville-sur-Mer, is another that surf lovers can’t miss. Some 11 km (7 miles) from our campsite, this spot is renowned for its steady, powerful waves and offers ideal conditions for seasoned riders. Famed as one of the best wave sites along the Atlantic Coast, the beach of Conches brings surf enthusiasts from all over Europe. Whether you are coming to “wax” your skills or simply to behold surfers on the ride, the Bud Bud Spot is a destination you can’t miss during your stay in Vendée.

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Rocher Beach in Longeville-sur-Mer – 15km

Rocher Beach in Longeville-sur-Mer is another surf spot to visit during your stay. Located about 15 km (9 ½ miles), this beach owes its popularity to its easily-accessible and steady waves, which are ideal for surfers whatever their level. Rocher Beach also offers a unspoilt natural backdrop, which is perfect for a surfing day with your family. Its friendly atmosphere and its reliable surfing conditions make it a popular destination among holidaymakers in Vendée.

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Other famed surf sites in Vendée

After riding around the magnificent surf spots near our campsite, how about broadening your horizons by discovering Vendée’s most renowned surf spots? The region overflows with beaches that surfers from the whole world come to enjoy due to its variety of waves and its breath-taking landscapes. To make your surfing experience even more complete during your holiday, here are just a few of the best surf spots Vendée has to offer.

The beach of La Sauzaie – 67 km

The beach of La Sauzaie, situated in Brétignolles-sur-Mer, is one of Vendée’s most reputable surf spots. About 67 km (42 miles) from our campsite, the regular, powerful waves which are ideal for experienced riders have brought fame to this spot. The beach of La Sauzaie regularly hosts high-level surf tournaments bringing surfers from all over Europe. With its dynamic atmosphere and its optimal surfing conditions, La Sauzaie is a must-ride for all the surf lovers on a quest for a chill thrill.

The Main Beach of Sables d’Olonne – 50 km

And lastly, do not miss the Main Beach of Sables d’Olonne, located a mere 50 km (31 miles) from our campsite. This surf spot is perfect for surfers of all levels thanks to its varied waves and often ideal conditions. The Main Beach also comes with a lively atmosphere thanks to its many seaside cafés and restaurants, which allows you to combine surfing and relaxation. It is an unescapable destination to live your surfing days to the fullest in Vendée.

A campsite near the best surf spots

The Jard campsite, situated on the coast of Vendée, is the ideal place to spend a sport-oriented, family-friendly holiday. With a great number of renowned surf spots nearby, such as La Terrière’s beach, the Bud Bud Spot, Rocher’s Beach, La Sauzaie and the Main Beach of Sables d’Olonne, you will be spoilt for choice to enjoy the best waves in the region. After a day filled with strong feelings, make yourself cosy in your mobile home and with our campsite’s services to relax and revitalise. Whether you are a fresh starter or a seasoned rider, our location of choice will give you the guarantee of an unforgettable holiday by the Atlantic Ocean.

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Access

By car :

Arriving from Nantes and La Roche sur Yon, head for La Tranche sur Mer, then the La Grière district.

Arriving from La Rochelle: direction Luçon, then La Tranche sur mer, La Grière district.

By train :

La Roche sur Yon SNCF train station: 43 Km

Luçon SNCF train station: 31 Km

By bus :

Compagnie Sovetours: http: //www.sovetours.com

route 550 Les Sables d’Olonne – Luçon

route 555 La Roche sur Yon – L’Aiguillon sur mer

Reception hours

Information and reservations by phone:

Low season: reception open daily from 9am to 12:30pm and from 2pm to 6pm.

High season: reception open daily from 9am to 8pm.

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