Destination guide

The beachside setting of Fouras is ready to explore

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Fouras. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the casino gaming, spas and beaches. Tour St. Nicolas and Tour de la Chaine are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Fouras

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Fouras a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golf Club d'Oleron (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • La Pree Golf (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Fouras

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Fouras is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Begonia Conservatory (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Ile d'Oleron (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Minimes Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • La Grande Plage (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Concurrence Beach (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • La Bree-les-Bains Beach (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Fouras

The nearest airport is in La Rochelle (LRH-La Rochelle - Ile de Re), located 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Fouras?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 950 holiday lettings near Fouras. From 514 Houses to 49 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Fouras for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Fouras?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Fouras. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Fort Vauban: 3,752 holiday lettings
  • Port de la Pallice: 4,483 holiday lettings
  • La Grande Plage: 2,810 holiday lettings
  • La Couarde Beach: 4,186 holiday lettings
  • La Rochelle Station: 4,250 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Fouras listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Fouras?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 514 Houses in Fouras. Our other popular types of Fouras holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 235 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 31 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Caravans and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fouras?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 259 holiday homes with pool available in Fouras. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.