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  Dolphin Gîtes in Vendée, in the village of La Chaize Giraud    






Dolphin Gîtes in Vendée is situated in the attractive coastal village of La Chaize Giraud, in the North of Vendée between Les Sables d'Olonne and St Gilles-Croix de Vie. 


The village is 5km from the seaside town of Brétignolles sur mer, 10 minutes from the fishing port of St Gilles (to the North) and 20 minutes from the beach resort of Les Sables d'Olonne (to the South).


Some of the best beaches in the Vendée are only minutes away by car and in cycling distance.



How to get here?


It is easy by plane or by car. By plane, Ryanair fly into Nantes from the UK 3 or 4 times/ week. You can hire a car at the airport and we are about 1 hr's drive away. You can park onsite close to your gite.


Or, you can drive from the UK.


About 50% of our guests traveling from the UK decide to fly to Nantes and hire a car. The remaining 50% drive from the UK. Ifyou drive from the UK, we recommend a night crossing with a cabin, but the choice is yours.


Approximate driving distances to Dolphin Gites from the cross channel ports are listed below:




St Malo 180 miles
Caen 240 miles
Roscoff 250 miles
Cherbourg 270 miles
Le Havre 290 miles
Dieppe 321 miles
Calais 400 miles






Nearest Restaurant (x2): Walking distance


Nearest Bar: Walking distance


Nearest Spar: 1 km


Nearest Supermarket: 4 km


Nearest Beach: 4.5 km


Nearest Seaside Town:  4.5 km


Nearest City (Nantes):  70 km






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