Our special partners



La Poterie de Nesmy


The oldest family pottery in the area, specialising in earthenware turned on the wheel and hand-decorated using traditional techniques


Musée du Chocolat

La Roche-Sur-Yon

Maison Gelencser has been making hand-made chocolates since 1956; now it has opened a chocolate museum where you can dive into the history of chocolate

Maison des libellules

Maison des Libellules


Come and learn about dragonflies! 4000 square feet of exhibition give you the chance to learn about these majestic insects and their environment, the Yon Valley. La Maison des Libellules (The Dragonfly Centre) is established in an old presbytery, with an environmentally friendly contemporary buildin

Moulin de Rambourg

Moulin de Rambourg


Since the miller hung up his apron in 1981, the Rambourg watermill has been open to the public - a place to relax and dream...

CZ atelier

CZ atelier


CZ atelier offers unique and tailor-made creations, both for dressing and home decorating.



Musée Charles Payraudeau

La Chaize-le-Vicomte

Permanent exhibition of preserved birds from the collection of the French naturalist Charles Payraudeau (1798-1865).


La Folie de Finfarine

La Folie de Finfarine


La Folie de Finfarine is a tourist site (playful and educational) which invites you to discover the bees'life and the production of honey, with the mascot "Bizzbee the bee".



Camping L'Ambois


This holiday park, open all year round, also has a mini-farm, heated indoor swimming and paddling pools, a Ludi-spa and a huge games area.


Ferme de La Veillonnière


Pascale and Jean will be delighted to welcome you to their dairy farm at Saint-Florent-des-Bois, which also operates as a guest house. There are two rooms for up to 3 guests each.

Gites de France

Gîtes de France Vendée

La Roche-sur-Yon

Gîtes de France Vendée will help you to find holiday lets or guest houses in the Vendée (Département 85).


Hôtel Ibis


This 3-star hotel is north of La Roche-sur-Yon and offers 91 rooms, a restaurant, a fitness room and a meeting room.


Hôtel Ibis budget


This 2-star hotel is just north of La Roche-sur-Yon, only 5 minutes from Vendéspace. It has 88 rooms, a sports centre, and welcomes pets.


Chambres d'Hôtes La Coquille

La Roche-sur-Yon

Madame Engerbeau will be pleased to welcome you in the centre of La Roche-sur-Yon. There are two rooms available, with room for 4 people in total.



La Roche-sur-Yon

This 3-star tourist residence caters to both short and long-term visitors to the town. The apartments are furnished with a fully-equipped kitchen, and can take up to 6 people.


Camping Le Moulin de Rambourg


This holiday park is set in woodland close beside the River Yon. It has pitches for tents and there are also bungalows to let. Canoe hire is also available.


Meublé et chambres d'hôtes L'Hortensia Bleu


L'Hortensia Bleu is a charming home close to the Yon Valley. It has three rooms: Hortensia Bleu, Chèvrefeuille and Camélia.


Hôtel B&B


Hôtel B&B is on the Nantes road, the northern exit from La Roche-sur-Yon. It is open all year round with 75 rooms.


Camping Campilô


This holiday park at Aubigny has mobile-homes available and large pitches for tents, caravans and motorcaravans in a site covering 16 hectares. It has a heated swimming pool and two fishing lakes.

Gîte Le Fruitier

Gîte Le Fruitier


Gîte created in 2006 in an old garage conversion. Freestanding. The owners live in the same village.



Balladins Hôtel Restaurant

La Roche-sur-Yon

Set in a spot of greenery at the entrance to the town of La Roche-sur-Yon, Hotel-restaurant Balladins offers you calm and comfort.

Première Classe EN

Première Classe


The Première Classe in La Roche sur Yon stands between land and sea, close to the VENDESPACE.

Campanile Centre Gare EN

Hôtel Campanile Centre Gare

La Roche-sur-Yon

Just beside the train station, this newly built hotel offers modern, comfortable, spacious rooms.

Le Chant de la Vigne - EN

Le Chant de la Vigne

Rives de l'Yon

Well-presented double room with separate access on the ground floor of a modern house.


Hôtel Mercure

La Roche-sur-Yon

This 4-star hotel is in the centre of La Roche-sur-Yon and offers 67 rooms, a restaurant, and modular meeting rooms for seminars or other events.


Gîte de la Balançoire

Le Tablier

This family 'gîte', close to the Yon Valley, can accommodate up to 14. Various activities are available, including shiatsu, donkey rides, fishing, etc.

Gîte de La Pommeraie

Le Gîte de la Pommeraie


Gîte converted in 2007 in a restored former farmhouse, adjoining the owner's house.

Domaine des Fontenelles

Domaine des Fontenelles

La Roche-sur-Yon

Camille welcomes you with pleasure in this former flourmill from 1890, which was entirely refurbished in order to host you in one of the three rooms.

Eating out


La Mie Câline - centre-ville

La Roche-sur-Yon

La Mie Câline, right in the town centre, offers you sandwiches, paninis, salads, savoury tarts and delicatessen to eat there or take away.


P'tis ventres de terre

La Roche sur Yon

This restaurant, close to the station, offers local cuisine. The speciality is the little earthenware pot with its bread "hat", so typical of Vendée cooking.


Mc Donald's

La Roche-sur-Yon

McDonalds' restaurants are located opposite Les Flâneries commercial centre and near the Acti Sud shopping centre, offering hamburgers, salads, chips and breakfasts.

Pub la Station

Pub la Station

La Roche-sur-Yon

Discover the original Vendée thirst-quencher in the Les Halles quarter of La Roche-sur-Yon.


Grind Café Shop & Co

La Roche-sur-Yon

Your coffee shop located in the Halles area is offering burgers and Premium Bagels prepared with fresh, seasonnal and local produces only !


Le Class'Dale

La Roche-sur-Yon

This pub and snack-bar in the town centre serves home-made food, using mainly local products. And we sell fish & chips on Thursdays and Fridays!


Le Jap'Yonnais

La Roche-sur-Yon

In this restaurant, not far from the railway station, you can enjoy the genuine flavours of Japan or stick to more familiar flavours created with local products.

Guinguette de Piquet

La Guinguette de Piquet

Le Tablier

Family oriented restaurant and bar in a natural setting. The pure pleasure of sitting outside on a terrace next to the River Yon.

Le Val d'Yon

Le Val d'Yon

La Roche-sur-Yon

Traditional cooking and buffet service. Large car park (2 acres)!

Clubhouse Domangère

Restaurant du Golf


Charming country restaurant offering classic French cuisine as well as a delightful view of the golf course.



Golf de la Domangère


La Domangère golf course, set in a 15th century park, is a Californian-style 18-hole course


Day Spa

La Roche-sur-Yon

In the spa and wellness centre in the heart of La Roche-sur-Yon, professional thalassotherapists will give you customised treatment.



La Ferrière

More than 60 indoor and outdoor leisure activities.


Atlantic wakepark

Atlantic wakepark


Come and enjoy the aquatic activity centre of Aiguillon sur Mer, where you will discover sports such as wakeboarding, wakeskating or water skiing you will never forget...

ULM Henri Greaud

ULM Henri Greaud


Henri Gréaud will introduce you to the delights of microlight aviation: fly for the first time or discover the Vendée from the air.




La Roche-sur-Yon

Come and share our passion for horses at the Haras de la Vendée, set in a 12-acre park in the heart of La Roche-sur-Yon

Fly sensation

Fly Sensation

La Roche-sur-Yon

Fly Sensation organises first skydiving experiences up to 4000m altitude, in La Roche-sur-Yon. You will have a chance to admire the city from the sky, as well as its countryside and the valley of Yon, or even the Vendée coastline, if no cloud comes on the way.



Le marché des Halles

La Roche-sur-Yon

Les Halles market is held every day from Tuesday to Saturday, with vendors of a wide range of produce: fish, fowls, fruit and vegetables, cheese, bread, etc.

Media Horizon EN

Media Horizon - Imprimerie du Bocage

Les Lucs-sur-Boulogne

Media Horizon - Imprimerie du Bocage assists you from the graphic design to the printing of all of your communication media.

Dépann'Vélo 85

Dépann'Vélo 85

La Roche-sur-Yon

Repairs and maintenance of all kind of cycles, mobile all over La Roche-sur-Yon and 15 kilometers around the city.Dépann'Vélo 85 may also advise you on your intentions to buy or on your cycling practice.




La Roche-sur-Yon

Sovetours is a passenger transport operator for the whole of the Pays de La Loire. It has a fleet large enough to cover its regular services throughout the Vendée and to provide buses for school expeditions, excursions or tourist trips.



La Roche-sur-Yon

Impulsyon bus network serves all La Roche-sur-Yon Agglomération cities thanks to its 15 regular routes and to its on-demand provided transport by reservation. Impulsyon also offers bike rental services.


Loc Éco

La Roche-sur-Yon

This car-hire agency in La Roche-sur-Yon has touring cars and pick-ups for short, medium and long-term hire.