Welcome to the White City of La Rochelle
Located in Poitou-Charentes, on the Western coast of France
, La Rochelle, also known as la Ville Blanche, is one of the jewels of the French Atlantic shore and a popular destination, especially for easter holidays France. The city itself is quite picturesque, with its old town and its 3 iconic towers. Its historic old harbour is a must-see for all sailing enthusiasts.
Things to do in La Rochelle
With its mild weather especially in spring and summer time, La Rochelle offers a wide range of sandy beaches for all La Rochelle beach bums. However, there are many over things to do in the century old city; families will definitely enjoy the aquarium, home to over 12,000 marine animals. And why not take a bicycle ride on the Ile de Ré, where French holiday
makers meet during the summer season.
Enjoy the seafood during your La Rochelle holidays
Another great thing about La Rochelle is the great quality of the seafood. The proximity to Bordeaux
is also ideal for wine lovers: you can definitely take a 2 hour ride to visit some of the greatest vineyard... or stay in your La Rochelle accommodation
and enjoy a glass of Saint Emilion.
More about Residence Centre
Residence Centre is a top accommodation for those local for beach holiday rentals. Located in the town centre, it is very close to the old port, the train station with a direct line to Paris
and Bordeaux, and the beach. Recently renovated, the residence offers self catering la rochelle accommodation from studio for 2 people to apartments for 4 people and hotel rooms. The residence has an indoor heated pool accessible all year round.