Many options are available when you can quickly and safely rent a sailboat, catamaran, motor boat or liner for the day from La Flotte, and discover its anchorage and the best areas of the route. To relax without stress, you can rent a boat with a skipper.
Welcome to La Flotte, a tastefully restored 18th-century manor house with homes located on 16 acres of private land, just a few miles from Royan. We are located in the center of the area with a microclimate of the seaside Charente with 2700 hours of sunshine per year, surrounded by vineyards and sunflowers.
A former fishing village, La Flotte today is an important step in your visit to Ile de Ré, classified as the “ Most Beautiful Villages of France ” for its heritage and wonderful architecture, narrow streets and street flowers, a medieval market and the charm of its port.
In the Middle Ages, La Flottus saw the culture of vineyards when the monks of Chatelier Abbey lived in it. The historical city is very popular , which offers its visitors a walk along the harbor or under plane trees in the Chur Felix Fora under the roofs of old houses of the XVIII century.
La Flotte is a stop well known to sailors in France. Built in 1765 by Gabriel Senac de Mailhan for the development of maritime trade, the port is primarily a commercial port for the export of salt and wine, and then a fishing port and a marina. Port La Flotte now hosts many yachts heading to Ile de Ré. Surrounded by numerous restaurants, noisy terraces, glaciers or small bistros, the harbor stretches along the characteristic marina of 1840: a 200-meter roundabout at the foot of a 9-meter green lighthouse that protects the entrance from the harbor and guides sailors.
Port La Flott accepts old yachts and "old rigs" reminiscent of the activities of fishing yachts of past years, 5 of which are classified as historical sites.
Its unique charm will make you remember La Flott for a long time. This picturesque market, built in 1804 and inspired by medieval architecture, resembles the palace halls of past centuries. A magnificent cobbled courtyard lined with shelves covered with a canopy, in the center of which was once a well. Today, local producers and traders are busy every morning from 9:00 to 13:00 to offer visitors a choice of local products, fruits and vegetables, meat and fish, shellfish, cheeses and much more. Regional products that can please your taste buds diverge well.
La Flotte is ideal for families and couples . Guests can freely roam the manor and go down to the lake, and you are likely to make friends here quickly with the local horses and two small dogs that adore everyone.
A good fishing port ... and a place to have fun! La Flott, with its rounded marina, built in 1840, and 200 m long, lives in the rhythm of merchant ships that revitalize the docks all year round. On the territory of the city, peaceful and flowering streets are built of low houses, whose white walls create a bright background for green or blue shutters.
To enjoy a relaxing holiday in La Flotte, you can rent a yacht with a skipper . This option is ideal for you if you do not have enough experience to ride a boat or if you want to relax and enjoy your vacation without unnecessary obligations. Take advantage of our offer with the skipper by selecting the option with the skipper in the search.
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