Holidays Ile de Re mean exploring. And, all 10 towns on the island are worth exploring. Firstly, La Flotte has a superb medieval market and harbour. Secondly, Ars has a great market and some great scenery. Thirdly, St Marie is perfect for rock pooling. Fourthly, the lighthouses at St Clement are worth a visit, perhaps via the salt marshes. Fifthly, the beaches in La Noue are of the perfect sandy variety and kids love the waves. Sixthly, the watersports centre is a short ride from St Martin (sailing, windsurfing…). Seventhly, horseriding, tennis or even golfing are all readily available. Therefore, with natural open spaces like vineyards, forests, salt marshes, oyster farms and beaches. The island remains unspoilt and a delight to explore.

We believe, whatever your situation, you cannot fail to have an enjoyable holidays Ile de Re style at Maison Fleurie. There really is something for everyone. It is a haven and inspiration for artists, writers, cyclists, walkers, birdwatchers, gourmets, explorers, fishermen and sailors.