This winter, it’s the sea ! 

La Vendée, a charming department by the ocean, famous for its Vendée Globe, a mythical sailing race, for its Puy du Fou park, twice elected best park in the world, but also known for its beaches and surfing spots where

The suspenseful finish of the 9th Vendée Globe

On November 8th 2020, 33 of them set sail for an exceptional journey, the Vendée Globe, the biggest sailing race around the world, solo, nonstop and without assistance.  After having crossed nearly 45.000 km and all the oceans of the

Guide Michelin 2021

As every year, the famous Michelin Guide unveiled, Monday, January 18 by internet broadcast from the Eiffel Tower, its list of starred restaurants for this special year that is 2021. With 638 starred restaurants and 57 new addresses against 46

A happy new year 2021 in Vendée !

The Oceavilla team wishes you a happy new year 2021, under better auspices. We hope to see the end of this health crisis which weighs heavily on our moments of relaxation, conviviality, rejuvenation, on our vacation and activity possibilities, on

The end of year celebrations on the Côte de Lumière

December marks the end of the second confinement here in France, with certainly still some restrictions, but it also marks the arrival of Christmas holidays and New years eve! their little pleasures and their conviviality. Oceavilla holiday homes offer the

Summer 2020 and Vendée Globe

What summer 2020 ! In this special year 2020, the adventures follow one another and for some of us unfortunately with dramatic issues so our thoughts are with us. However we needed to roll up our sleeves to take back

The Vendée Globe, Everest of the Seas

The event : The Vendée Globe is, at the day the biggest sailing race around the world, in solitary, non-stop and without assistance. The event registered in the wake of the Golden Globe who, in 1968, initiate the first circumnavigation

Vendée, a starred gastro’ destination

Like every year, the famous Michelin Guide has revealed its coveted list of Michelin-starred restaurants for this year 2020. Once again, Vendée still has its place as a quality tourist destination in terms of gastronomy.   A new star…  

Le Vendée Globe, c’est dans un an !

C’est le 8 novembre 2020 que la 9ème édition du Vendée Globe s’élancera à l’assaut des océans Atlantique, Indien et Pacifique en passant par les 3 caps (Bonne Espérance, Leeuwin et Horn), traversant aussi bien les anticyclones et leurs pièges

IronMan lands in Les Sables d’Olonne !

On the 16th of June the first IronMan in Les Sables d'Olonne will take place, a new sporting event. Why not taking advantage of your stay in vendée to come and attend this epic triathlon ? What is the IronMan ?