Friendly family-run hotel in Challans
Opposite the train station

It is within a 10-minute walk from Challans centre, a pretty little town in the Vendée region of France, that the Citotel Le Challans welcomes you in one of its 19 hotel rooms, all of which offer great value and modern amenities.

A friendly hotel in Challans centre

Stay at the Hotel Le Challans to benefit from a central location facing the train station just 150 meters from the hospital (Hospital Loire Vendée Océan) and a 10 minutes walk Challans town centre. You will also be one hour from the Puy du Fou and close to the sandy beaches on the Atlantic coast.

A few kilometres from the Atlantic coast

Free on-site secure parking at the hotel means it is easy to explore the region by car. You are just a short drive from the following must-see french sites: 15 minutes from the most beautiful beaches in Vendee, 40 minutes from the island of Noirmoutier, 40 km from La Roche-sur-Yon and Sables-d'Olonne, 55 km from Nantes and on the edge of the Marais Breton.

The hotel manager's top tip: The island of Yeu

The Hotel Manager, Xavier du Busy, is passionate about "l'Ile d'Yeu" and its natural stunning beauty. To facilitate your access to the island the Hotel sells at the reception desk exclusive discounted tickets (-30%) for the boat trip to the Island of Yeu. Take a round trip for the day, if you come back with the last boat you may catch the beautiful sunset.

Best value hotel in Challans 

Unlike a standard economy hotel, our rooms are individually decorated and offer quality services. You can travel on a budget whilst enjoying a comfortable and personalised environment.

Great customer service 

The Challans is a family-run hotel, appreciated for its warm welcome, attention to customers needs and tailored services.

Lots of local knowledge 

The hotel staff are all local and love to share their passion for the beautiful region of France. At the reception, you will find many tourist brochures, and staff are on hand to help organise your day trips: taxis, restaurants, boat trips...

Hearty breakfast buffet

Start your day off with our hearty breakfast buffet including a selection of local products such as the freshly baked pastries from the local bakery.