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very wild coast - and dangerous

dangerous beach due to the streams , safe beach is quite tiny, when we were there it was July with... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
fabetlucy
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eschentzwiller
Lovely beach

Beautiful beaches here. Pretty town with lots of boutique shops and places to eat. Narrow roads... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Glovern
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good49%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
21 Jul 2017
“very wild coast - and dangerous”
14 Apr 2017
“Lovely beach”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Les Sables-d'Olonne, France
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

dangerous beach due to the streams , safe beach is quite tiny, when we were there it was July with north-west wind ... COLD !

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Reviewed 15 April 2017

Beautiful beaches here. Pretty town with lots of boutique shops and places to eat. Narrow roads though so navigating through the town centre and along the coast road can be a bit nailbiting trying to avoid clipping other vehicles. Get there early otherwise you will...More

Thank Glovern
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

A great place for rock scrambling but not for swimming - too dangerous - currents and undertow on a steeply shelving shore. Great for a picnic and kids got a lot more out of it than they would a flat beach with just sand.

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is a lovely sandy beach just a couple of miles from les Sables d'Olonne, and unlike the massive beach, both in length and depth, fronting that town, it is quite small and fairly intimate. It is also far less crowded, and therefore more relaxing....More

Thank Robin S
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Enjoyed a cool walk through the forest then back along the sandy beach in the hot sunshine! A beach cafe would have been nice to sit and admire the great view whilst cooling down with an ice cold drink.

1  Thank Hickman2004
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