The 4 best vacation villages on the Île de Ré

Club Saint-Martin

Île de Ré is the perfect holiday destination for relaxing under the Atlantic sun! Make the most of your stay with our selection of the best vacation villages on the Île de Ré!

This summer, there’s no need to go abroad for a change of scenery. Choose Île de Ré, located off the coast of La Rochelle, between the Pertuis Breton and the Pertuis d’Antioche. Connected to the mainland by its emblematic bridge, Île de Ré is the stuff of dreams!

There’s plenty to visit, including the Lilleau des Nige nature reserve, villages like Saint-Martin-de-Ré and the Baleines lighthouse. To enable you to visit all these places, we’ve selected the best vacation villages on the Ile de Ré.

These are the most complete establishments, allowing you to enjoy a certain level of comfort, as well as a degree of autonomy that can be invaluable during your vacation. Some offer full board, while others give their guests the freedom to cook for themselves.

Are you packed and ready to go? You’ll be leaving soon!

1. Club Saint-Martin

villages vacances île de Ré : Saint-Martin

Photo credit: Belambra

  • Brand: Belambra
  • Destination: Saint-Martin-de-Ré, Île de Ré, Charente-Maritime
  • Budget: €€€
  • Village advantages: central location on the island

The Belambra Club Saint-Martin is ideal for exploring the island, as it is centrally located just 3 kilometers from Saint-Martin-de-Ré. In addition, 85 kilometers of bike paths are available for vacationers to explore the island.

But the club is also an opportunity to think of nothing but yourself, with full board for example. All you have to do is put your feet under the table! There’s also a whole host of entertainment and convivial evenings, where good humor and a festive atmosphere combine to guarantee wonderful memories.

During the day, relax or work out in the 700 m² heated swimming pool. You can also take part in workshops and sports activities for all ages: multisport, pétanque, tennis, fitness, golf or horse-riding… See this vacation village

2. Governors’ Palace

Le Palais des Gouverneurs

Photo credit: Pierre & Vacances

  • Brand: Pierre & Vacances
  • Destination: Saint-Martin-de-Ré, Île de Ré, Charente-Maritime
  • Budget: €€€
  • Village plus: private park

Discover life in a prestigious residence in the heart of Saint-Martin-de-Ré, the fortified town. Just 250 meters from the harbor and 1 kilometer from the beach, you’ll be able to relax and explore the island.

The Palais des Gouverneurs has everything in store for you, your family and your friends, in its private grounds planted with flowers and trees. There’s a heated, semi-covered swimming pool and a solarium where you can relax and soak up the sun. Don’t miss out on bike hire, as this is still one of the best ways to visit the Île de Ré, thanks to its many trails.

For children, there are play areas and activities organized to give them great experiences. When it comes to accommodation, you’ll appreciate the facilities and amenities, as everything is designed to guarantee exceptional comfort and independence! See this vacation village

3. Les Hauts de Cocraud

villages vacances île de Ré : Les Hauts de Cocraud

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  • Brand: Odalys
  • Destination: La Flotte, Île de Ré, Charente-Maritime
  • Budget: €€€
  • Village advantages: 100 metres from the beach

Located just 100 meters from La Clavette beach, Résidence des Hauts de Cocraud is one of the best-situated vacation villages on the Ile de Ré. It’s also close to the town center, so you can visit La Flotte at your leisure and familiarize yourself with the local environment.

Nearby is the beach, but on site there’s a heated swimming pool with deckchairs where you can relax. With your fully-equipped, kitchenette-equipped accommodation, enjoy a private terrace or garden.

All you need for a superb vacation, in complete privacy and autonomy. You can also take advantage of optional hotel services, such as housekeeping and household linen. See this vacation village

4. Island dream

Rêve d’île

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  • Brand: Odalys
  • Destination: Rivedoux-Plage, Île de Ré, Charente-Maritime
  • Budget: € € € € € € € € € € € € € € € € € € €
  • Village bonus: sauna facilities

The Résidence Odalys Rêve d’île has been designed as a true holiday resort. It has everything you need to relax and enjoy your vacation. Calm and tranquility are the watchwords here, where you can move to your heart’s content.

Would you prefer to relax by the pool, explore Rivedoux-Plage or cycle to Saint-Martin-de-Ré? It’s all possible! You can also choose to cross the streets of Rivedoux-Plage to the Plage Sud, 800 meters away.

In addition, a sauna is available at extra cost, to punctuate your day with moments of well-being. All accommodation is built in keeping with the architecture of the Île de Ré: white walls and red tiles. They are also all equipped with a kitchenette and dining area, for great moments with family, friends or just the two of you. See this vacation village