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Most beautiful hotels with Spa or Thalasso : Loire-Atlantique

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If you are looking for starred spa hotels and wellness, cultural, heritage or romantic activities in Loire Atlantique, you are at the right place. Between the cities of Nantes, La Baule-Escoublac, Saint-Nazaire, Guérande, Pornic and Saint-Brevin-les-Pins, you are bound to find your little corner of paradise where you will want to put down your luggage for a weekend or a stay.

Today, the Loire-Atlantique department is the seventh largest tourist department in France with its 130 kilometers of coastline, its 6200 hectares of natural areas, its 2000 kilometers of cycling routes and its rich heritage.

Hotel and spa stay in Loire-Atlantique

Now that you have booked your room or suite for one night or more in a spa hotel in Loire-Atlantique, you can now focus on finding activities. We are aware that this may not be an easy thing for you to do if you are not familiar with this part of France. Don't worry about it anymore. The editors of Unique Hotel Spa are here for you. They have decided to help you in your tourist research and to propose you original and unforgettable experiences to live in family, in couple, alone or with friends. Let's go, we reveal you everything.


Romantic stay in Loire-Atlantique


The Loire-Atlantique region is full of unique places and original activities for a romantic getaway with your lover. We give you some suggestions.

Start your escapade with a trip on a barge in the Brière. Board the traditional flat-bottomed boat with a guide and let yourself be amazed by the history and landscapes of the marshes and canals. You may be lucky enough to see ducks and herons.

After the walk, head to a winery to learn about the wine industry. We can advise you to go to Vignobles Günther-Chéreau. Thanks to the expertise of a professional and above all a passionate person, you will learn everything about the harvests, the famous Muscadet and the AOC of Loire-Atlantique. At the end of your visit, a wine tasting will of course be offered.

For breathtaking landscapes and a moment out of time, gallop at sunset on one of the beaches of Loire-Atlantique.

Finally, during your weekend, treat yourself. Book a fishery in Saint-Nazaire for a snack or an aperitif. For a few hours, enjoy the surrounding area, the sound of the waves and the cry of the seagulls.


Wellness weekend ideas in Loire-Atlantique


If you need a moment of relaxation during your vacations, remember that you will find what you like in Loire-Atlantique. It will be up to you to choose between a moment of relaxation in a starred spa hotel with jacuzzi, hammam, sauna, or on one of the 91 beaches and creeks.

Go and recharge your batteries on one of the beaches of Loire-Atlantique. Among those we know, we can suggest you the Gohaud beach in Saint-Michel-Chef-Chef, the Porcé beach in Saint-Marc-sur-Mer, the Ermitage beach in Saint-Brevin-les-Pins and the Fontaine aux Bretons beach in Pornic.

Finally, for a moment of relaxation in a star spa hotel, we have a suggestion for you. We recommend the Barrière Thalasso & Spa center at the Barrière Le Royal La Baule hotel. This temple of well-being has many facilities such as heated seawater treatment pools, three sports rooms, relaxation areas with sauna and hammam and much more.


Castles, villages and classified sites in Loire-Atlantique


The Loire-Atlantique department will fascinate you with its numerous castles. If you want to discover some fortresses, we can recommend you some of them. Explore the Castle of the Dukes of Brittany in Nantes, the Castle of Clisson, the Castle of Pornic, the Castle of Chateaubriant or the Castle of Lucinière.

After visiting the castles, head to the most beautiful villages in Loire Atlantique. We suggest the villages of Le Croisic, Piriac-sur-mer, Batz-sur-Mer, Trentemoult, Clisson and Oudon.

Finally, go to one of the classified sites in Loire-Atlantique. We recommend the rock of La Thébaudière, the salt marshes of Guérande, the Erdre valley and the coastal site of Pornichet in Saint-Marc.


Program idea for a stay / weekend in Loire-Atlantique


Your destination will be the Hotel Barrière Le Royal La Baule in La Baule-Escoublac. By opting for such an establishment, you are guaranteed to experience a magical getaway.


Day 1: Visit of La Baule-Escoublac


Once you have arrived in the Loire-Atlantique region or spent your first night in your spa hotel, we recommend that you discover the treasures of La Baule-Escoublac. In the morning, go for a walk in the Escoublac forest and recharge your batteries in this wooded area. At noon, have lunch at the Michelin-starred gastronomic restaurant of Castel Marie Louise. Then go back to the world of childhood by visiting the doll and antique toy museum. At the end of the afternoon, return to the hotel to relax in the 3,000 m² Barrière La Baule Thalasso & Spa. You will have the choice between being pampered by a treatment or lounging in the sauna, the heated sea water pool or the hammam.


Day 2: Visit of Nantes


After your night and breakfast at the hotel, take the car and head to the city of Nantes. In the morning, stroll along the banks of the Erdre River, through the Versailles Island or in the garden of plants. For lunch, have lunch at the Michelin-starred gastronomic restaurant Le Manoir de la Régate. In the afternoon, discover the famous machines of the island with the giant elephant and the carousel of the Marine Worlds.

The Loire-Atlantique attached to the region Pays de la Loire conceals wonders and activities of all kinds. To summarize in a few lines, in this territory you will find castles, remarkable villages, original experiences for a romantic moment and sumptuous spa hotels. As you have certainly understood, your getaway in Loire-Atlantique will be placed under the sign of relaxation, history and discovery, so don't delay in booking a room or a suite in a spa hotel in this department of Pays de la Loire.



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