La Couarde sur mer is a small and charming seaside resort, located in the middle of the Ile de Ré. If the village is open on the South coast, its port is open on the North coast. We particularly appreciate its preserved natural environment, its breathtaking landscapes and its immense golden sandy beaches. It also offers a wide range of activities for all ages. Whether you are a fan of beaches or a fan of outdoor activities, you will appreciate La Couarde sur Mer. It is a beautiful destination to discover during a family day.
This Rhétais village is particularly popular with summer visitors. As soon as the sun comes out, he comes to life with concerts and outdoor shows, especially around his music stand to entertain visitors. The rest of the year, it still has some beautiful discoveries in store.
This beautiful village is located 7.5 km from the campsite on the island of Ré l’Ile Blanche. You can take advantage of your stay in this establishment to visit La Couarde sur Mer, less than 15 minutes away. In addition, the village benefits from a privileged situation, with the confinement of all the cycle paths to discover the most beautiful corners of l’Ile de Ré by bicycle (see our page bicycle rental ile de Re) or by foot.
Nestled in a preserved natural setting and bordered by more than 5 km of fine sandy beaches, La Couarde sur mer surprises with its beauty and authenticity. It houses remarkable monuments that you can easily discover during your stay on l’île de Ré. Starting with the music kiosk at the foot of its church, the neo-Gothic church on the village square, the picturesque port of the Goisil channel or the Mechelen river. Parks and gardens are to be discovered along its labyrinth of flowered alleys. Take advantage of your visit to discover the art workshops, local produce shops, the market and sundials.
As for nature, the village of La Couarde sur Mer will charm you with its magnificent landscapes mixing salt marshes, wetlands, vineyards and maritime pine forests. A walk or bike ride will take you to discover the thousands of migratory birds.
La Couarde sur Mer has no less than eight beautiful beaches. Prise beach and the beach of follies are a must if you want to indulge in swimming and beach activities. Jet-skiing, fishing, walking, sailing, water skiing and kite-surfing are some of the activities you can do. Lazy lovers can relax on the beautiful beaches. The beach of La Pergola is a real paradise for surfers with its internationally renowned surf spot. You can also admire their beauty by walking along the dunes lined with pines and tamarinds around the fine sandy beaches.