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Le Palmier can be booked online securely and easily by 
Pay Pal, credit/debit card or bank transfer

To make a booking please call us on 
+44 203 627 2000 
or drop us an e-mail at

Office Hours 
1st May - 31st September - 9am till 5pm Mon-Fri
1st October - 30th April - 3pm till 10pm everyday!

If you are looking to stay a little longer in the area then why not  book a few extra nights at 

Hôtel de l'Océan
2, rue Georges Clémenceau
85520 Saint Vincent sur Jard


​​Local Taxi

Taxi Robin – La Tranche sur Mer - +33 6 86 44 08 95

Taxi Corrinne – St Benoist sur Mer - +33 2 51 97 48 80

Taxi de La Conche – Longeville sur Mer - +33 6 70 64 61 69

Frederic Godard – Longeville sur Mer - +33 2 51 33 30 76

Taxi Anglois – Le Bernard - +33 6 11 30 66 00

La Roche sur Yon - (32.7 km away)  
Place d'Estienne d'Orves, 85000 La Roche-sur-Yon, France

Luçon - (26.6 km away)
85400 Luçon, France

Approximate driving time to Le Palmier from Calais, quoted by google maps, is 6hr 30mins

If you are thinking of staying overnight

en-route, then do have a look at

'Special Places to Stay' 

Alastair Sawdays

By Plane.....

By Boat.....

By Trian.....

Transfer time to Le Palmier

1hr 15mins

Cruise or speed across........
Cruise by day, sail overnight or take a high speed service
whisking you to France in as little as 3 hours. The choice is yours.


Fly to Nantes with......
Air France from Gatwick via Paris -
GB Airways from Gatwick
Ryanair from Nottingham East Midlands, Shannon, Dublin and Stansted airports
Aer Arann from Manchester, Bristol and Cork

Fly to La Rochelle with......
Ryaniair from stansted and DublinFlybe from Birmingham, Manchester and SouthamptonEasy jet from Bristol and GatwickJet2 from Leeds Bradford

Transfer time to Le Palmier

1hr 30mins

20%* discount off your return Brittany Ferries car & passenger crossings for all guests in your party, so a HUGE saving for everyone!

Once booked with us, we will give you our unique travel account number for you to take advantage of this great saving.

Just a £25 deposit will secure your ferry crossing. *20% discount applied to passenger and car fares only.  

On board accommodation and all other fares and supplements are full rate.  

Approximate driving times to Le Palmier from the North Ferry ports quoted by goggle maps

St Malo - 3hrs 15mins

Cherbourg - 4hrs 30mins

Caen - 4hrs 15mins

Roscoff - 4hrs 30mins

Calais - 6hrs 30mins

The Vendée micro climate produces some 2400 hours of sunshine a year and coupled with some of the best blue flag beaches in France it is not difficult to see why the Vendée is one of Europe’s top holiday destinations.

Approximately 4hr 30mins hours from St-Malo & between 1hr 15mins & 1hr 30mins from the airports of Nantes or La Rochelle, Le Palmier makes a perfect getaway for those wanting a quick, easy trip to sandy beaches & sunshine