Marennes hotel

​Cosiness & Gourmet cuisine in Marennes Oleron Bay

Enjoy unforgettable holidays in Marennes Oléron sejourning in the Chateau & hotel collection “Jardins d’Alienor” nestled in the heart of the Citadelle of Vauban in the Château d’Oléron, is ideally located a few steps from the oysters harbour. This boutique hotel is easily reliable by the bridge that connects the Island to the mainland. This luxury small hotel offers 8 comfortable rooms individually design, tastefully furnished, mixing antics with a contemporary atmosphere. From 18m² to 40 m², the guests can experience the charm of a traditional accommodation with all the conveniences of today, as the rooms are so comfortable, anyone can choose a view over the flowered patio or over the little aromatics herbs garden across the street.

​This Inn is ideally located in Château d'Oléron

Le Chateau d'Oleron is also famous for its incredible market hall, the special place of its heritage. It is in this market that Marc Le Reun, Chef of Les Jardins Alienor, hotel near Marennes, obtains the finest local ingredients, building on long-standing relationship with island area farmers and fishermen. Straight from the source at the height of flavours, those products for its gourmet restaurant, inspire food carefully crafted showcase the best of the season. Oysters from Marennes Oleron Bay; Scampi from La Cotinière; meagre or shade-fish, gilt head bream…Guests can savor local delicacies in the fine dining room, combination of chic and elegance. In Springtime or summertime enjoy dining on the flowered and quiet patio.

​The island of Oléron Marennes Bay and attractions

Besides its famous oysters, the island of Oléron contains many places of interest. Strolling on the port of Le Château d'Oléron, nearby Les Jardins d’Alienor, you can admire the handmade workshop of many artists settled in old oystermen huts, now multicolored painted : jewelry, paintings, sculptures, linen ... Take a rest on the beach of Soubregeon, from which you can see the Pertuis of Antioch and the islands of Aix and Ré and the famous Fort Boyard. Near Marennes, Les Jardins d'Aliénor is a charming boutique hotel dedicated to your wellbeing.