Fouras-les-Bains As early as 1850 Fouras became spa and continued to develop into a seaside resort with the arrival of the railway in 1884 and more recently since 1945 with the trend in sailing. There are 5 fine sandy beaches. Grande Plage : supervised-bathing at all times. Plage Nord / Plage Sud : supervised. Plage de l'Espérance : a haven for windsuf and kitesurf.
Fouras, located on the Atlantic Ocean near La rochelle (20 minutes) and Rochefort (10 minutes), has a great geographical position : Just infront of the islands (Oléron, Madame, Aix, Ré, Fort Boyard and Fort Enet).
From Paris : - Motorway A10, Direction of Bordeaux, exit 33 (La Rochelle - Rochefort) - Direction of La Rochelle by the RN137 - Exit Fouras - The Hotel is mentionned at the city's entrance.
From Bordeaux : - Motorway A10, Direction of Paris, exit 21 (La Rochelle - Rochefort) - Direction of La Rochelle by the RN137 - Exit Fouras - The Hotel is mentionned at the city's entrance.
Useful links :
By plane : La Rochelle-Laleu Airport Lines Paris-Orly, Lyon Satolas, Clermond-Ferrand, Londres-Standed. - Web Site : www.larochelle.aeroport.fr - Tel : + 33 (0)5. 46. 42. 86. 70
By train : There are daily regular links from Nantes, Bordeaux and Paris-Montparnasse. The trip Paris to La Rochele is less than 3 hours long. - Web Site : www.sncf.com - Tel : + 33 (0)8. 92. 35. 35. 35