Holiday in La Baule

La Baule, the city of the lovers of horses

Are you passionate about horses or have you always wanted to try horseback riding? Do your children feel like signing up for a pony club? La Baule is the city for you! It's no coincidence that one of its most beautiful streets is called L'Allée Cavalière ... Large and lined with tall trees, between the beach and the forest, it offers one of the most pleasant equestrian promenades of the city.You will find in La Baule and its surrounding areas many riding clubs, where you can choose the perfect companion for your trips. Most also offer ponies for the little ones. The town of La Baule has...

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Shopping in La Baule and the surrounding areas

Do you need a bathing trunk, a navy sweater, a toy for children or do you just want to shop? You will find in La Baule and its surroundings all the shops you need.The center of La Baule and especially the avenue du General de Gaulle are overflowing with boutiques from major brands of clothing, footwear, leather goods, interior decoration. Window-shopping is pleasant, in this very airy road which leads to the ocean. Also at Pornichet, there are several multi-brand boutiques in the city center, which often offer attractive prices during the summer.But the most pleasant place to go...

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The most beautiful villas in La Baule

It was only at the beginning of the 20th century, when its neighbors Le Croisic and Le Pouliguen were already attracting the regular visitors of the seaside tourism, that the charms of the bay of La Baule began to interest the promoters. At that time, La Baule was still only a place (La Bôle), not far from the small village of Escoublac, where the train from Paris did not agree to stop in 1879 (12 hours of travel). Thanks to the sixth sense of the owner of the railway company of Saint-Nazaire at Croisic, a first quarter of upscale villas was born. Others follow quickly: La Baule arises in...

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Beaches and water sports in La Baule

With its 9 kilometers of blond sand, the beach of La Baule is undoubtedly the most beautiful advantage of this seaside resort. That is why the municipality pays special attention to it. Being cleaned every other night, supervised throughout the summer, forbidden to dogs, it is in an irreproachable cleanliness and security.The most exclusive part of the beach is located at the district of Benoît, in front of the chic hotels L'Hermitage, the Castel Marie-Louise, as well as the Casino. The sand is particularly fine. If you are looking for more wild coasts and intimate coves, head to Le Croisic...

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