To see / To do

To see / To do

During your stay in Noirmoutier at the Hotel Les Prateaux*** you can discover a region scattered with natural and cultural heritage!


Discover the Bois de la Chaize, the best known site of the island. This wood will offer you a hike between the pine trees and hundred-year-old green oaks and the beach Plage des Dames will invite you to relax in the sun.

We recommend a visit of the château de Noirmoutier to discover the history of the island since the prehistory. You can also enjoy the panoramic view from the donjon!

The must-see site of Noirmoutier is without a doubt the Passage du Gois, the road that links the island to the continent for ages. Its is covered by the sea at high tide; an impressive sight not to miss!

We offer you the hire of bicycles, to discover the island through its numerous cycle paths. You can observe the remarkable flora and fauna living on the natural reserves.

When visiting the beach at La Guérinière, you'll appreciate the windmills, a few gems that show a wealthy history of cereal production. 

Enjoy your holiday to visit the salt marshes, an original visit to learn about the growing of salt. Also discover the other products of Noirmoutier, like the 'Bonnotte', a potatoe with an iodic taste, the fish and shellfish like the oyster and the farmed mussels.

For those who love sensation, we recommend the various water sports activities such as kite surfing, sailing or jet ski!

The water park parc aquatique Océanile is ideal to have fun and take a refreshing dip with family or friends! You'll find water games, a wellness area, big slides to rustle down with a tube, etc.

Nature and animal lovers will be happy to visit the Aquarium Sealand and the Ile aux Papillons. You'll find more than 200 species of fish and a sea lion show at the Aquarium. At the Ile aux Papillons, you can admire the colours and forms of majestic insects that fly in liberty in the glasshouse.