The Ile de Ré is a beautiful little island, and whether you’re staying in one of our rental accommodations or not, there is no doubt you will enjoy your time on France’s West Coast.

In this section, we’ll bring you tips, ideas and good addresses for your visit on the Ile de Ré. Where to shop, what to see, what to do, where to go and how to get there.
Lunch on the harbour front at the Baleine Bleu in St Martin anybody!?

We’ll try and add information regularly, a little at a time. We’d also love to hear your Ile de Ré holiday feedback and tips! Please email us, facebook us or tweet us, we will try to post any suggestions or recommendations you have!

A memorable meal on the island? Discovered a particularly helpful bike rental store? Found the best riding school or a really good sailing school for kids? Your first – hand experience is invaluable. We hope you’ll share your holiday ideas with us and other visitors to the island, so please do drop us a line!