Vendée Vacances

La Viollière, Breuil Barret, 85120 Terval, South Vendée

We are situated on the edge of the small hamlet of La Viollière, in the rolling hills of Southern Vendée just 2km outside the village of Breuil Barret, which is almost exactly half way between Les Sables d’Olonne and Poitiers. The Vendée Department is in the west of France with lovely and varied countryside plus a long Atlantic coastline. It has an intriguing history and many places of interest and tourist attractions. We offer two different styles of holiday - both at the same location but are entirely separate …

Country Camping

Six pitches in lovely 2-acre meadow with beautiful views and plenty of space. With no adjacent road, access only through the old farm courtyard, the camping is an oasis of calm. Well situated for exploring. Showers, toilets, washing cubicles, washing up sinks (hot water included). Electric hook-up available. See more

Explore the Vendée

Local Area

The small hamlet of La Viollière is surrounded by gently rolling countryside made up of fields and small woods. It is well placed being Central to La Rochelle, Poitiers, Puy du Fou and Venise Verte, with the lovely Vendée coast or Saumur within easy reach for day trips. An ideal area to escape the hustle and bustle but with lots to see and do if you wish.


For such a rural environement there are a surprising number of activites in the area … go-karting, treetop adventures, boating, canoeing and paddle boarding on the lake in Mervent Forest. For the less adventurous there are some lovely, marked walks, birdwatching, markets and a couple of local vineyards to visit for tastings.

Historical Sites

There are many nearby places of interest such as the medieval village of Vouvant with lovely views over the ancient ramparts. The renaissance town of Fontenay le Comte, ancient capital of the Vendée. Neuil sur l'Autize, said to be the birthplace of Eleanor of Aquitaine and its impressive Abbey and visitor's centre, to name just a few.