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Espace de Loisirs du Lac de Chassenon

Route de Parthenay | Prairie de l'Aiguille, 85240 Xanton-Chassenon, France
+33 2 51 69 83 74
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Very Disappointing Change in Policies

Having visited this park regularly in previous years, preferring it to the very busy coastal... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Robert G
,
Harwich, United Kingdom
Good idea but pricy

Instead of an hour's journey to the coast here is a man-made beach on a lake with a cordonned-off... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Fran A
,
Parthenay, France
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Welcome to our leisure base called "espace de loisirs du lac de chassenon". located in the south of vendée we are the perfect spot for swiming and sun-bathing.With two water slides, a pic-nic area, and a bar you will enjoy your hollydays in france!Come with your familly and friends, we will welcome you in english!Our site is totally secured and the beach is watched between 2pm and 7pm.
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Route de Parthenay | Prairie de l'Aiguille, 85240 Xanton-Chassenon, France
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+33 2 51 69 83 74
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Having visited this park regularly in previous years, preferring it to the very busy coastal beaches we have this year been very disappointed that the "No Smoking Rules" have been relaxed. Although shown in the General Terms and Conditions and one or two very small...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Instead of an hour's journey to the coast here is a man-made beach on a lake with a cordonned-off swimming area, a diving platform and waterslides. There are shaded areas for people who want to sit out of the sun, a snack bar with tables...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place and suitable from 0 to 100 years!!! We had two teenage girls and two young boys with us...great smoothies at the bar for only €3 each. Plenty of shade..water slide...pedalos...speed boats and clean toilets.

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Vincent C, Gérant at Espace de Loisirs du Lac de Chassenon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016
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Et oui toute la famille est la bienvenue du plus jeune au plus vieux....

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This was perfect for us with young children. Plenty of shade, plenty of sun and excellent price to get in. A must for a young family.

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Vincent C, Gérant at Espace de Loisirs du Lac de Chassenon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016
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Merci pour vos encouragements

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

What a fabulous place! Entry price is super cheap. We went as a group of 8 adults and 4 children and we had a super time. Got there at opening time so was able to have the pick of the beach to set up. The...More

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Vincent C, Gérant at Espace de Loisirs du Lac de Chassenon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016
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C'est un peu compliqué de faire de la restauration mais peut être un restaurant va t il s'ouvrir à côté...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Man made beach means it is clean and tidy. Lake was lovely and warm, the pontoon for the children to dive off was brilliant and a couple of flumes made for a great day out. Also able to hire pedal boats and little electric motor...More

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Vincent C, Gérant at Espace de Loisirs du Lac de Chassenon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Merci beaucoup

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

The French do this kind of place so well. Car Park about 50m away, walk across the road, pay E3.50 per adult and you've got a wonderful afternoon of swimming and fun.The lake was beautiful and warm; not too busy. The beach is sandy and...More

Thank Sean M
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Vincent C, Gérant at Espace de Loisirs du Lac de Chassenon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016
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Merci beaucoup, nous adorons les Anglais

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Reviewed 24 January 2016

This is quite hidden away but is well worth a visit if you have a young family. There are camping facilities and also a play area for children which has a small charge. There are electric bikes for additional charge and bouncy castles that are...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2015

The beach with surrounding tree-lined shady areas is the perfect place to spend time on a hot sunny day. The setting is on a huge bend of the river Vendee offering glorious views of the vast Mervent Forest on the opposite bank and safe, life-guarded,...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2015

Great place and perfect for kids. Spent a fun afternoon here. Only problem was trying to get the kids to leave as they had so much fun!

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Vincent C, Responsable at Espace de Loisirs du Lac de Chassenon, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2015
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Merci de votre visite et de votre commentaire très encourageant pour toute l'équipe du lac. A bientôt peut-être....

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