To discover

Discover Niort

Sacred French capital of biodiversity, Niort is a city that respects its environment and the well-being of its inhabitants. We advise you to stop on the banks of the Sèvre and stroll along the Chemin du Vivier. 

Stroll through the heart of the city to discover all its superb addresses such as Le Donjon, the Halles de Niort, the Bernard d'Agesci Museum, the old Boinot factories, the Brèche gardens and many others .

In Niort, you can also discover all kinds of activities such as Golf Bluegreen and the treasure hunt, "Danger Dragon". 

To find out all about the best addresses in Niort, go to the reception of our 2-star hotel or to the office tourism of Niort.  

What to do in the Marais Poitevin?

The Marais Poitevin is a vast preserved natural area where there is no shortage of family or outdoor activities. One of the key attractions of the Marais Poitevin is the possibility of renting a boat, a canoe or a boat to explore it. You will pass in the heart of dense and luxuriant vegetation which will make you travel instantly. The Marais Poitevin also offers you the opportunity to take walks, bike rides, horseback rides or horse-drawn carriage rides.

Pass by "Les Oiseaux du Marais Poitevin", the ornithological park of more than 8 hectares which is home to more than 75 species of birds.

A busy year in Niort

On Thursday and Saturday, the Place du Donjon in Niort comes alive to offer you the weekly market, where the producers of the region meet. In summer, you will also enjoy Niort Plage in Port Boinot and the Pré-Leroy park. Other events such as concerts, exhibitions and festive gatherings can be organized during the year.

At the water's edge

The Lambon pond and the Chassenon lake are a 30-minute drive from our 2-star hotel in Niort. On these two leisure bases, you can find picnic areas, water activities and beautiful walks to do in the middle of nature.

Explore the area on foot

From our 2-star hotel in Niort and its surroundings, you will find many routes for walks and hikes. These trails can be done on foot or by bike and they are an excellent way to discover the region. Nature and calm will punctuate your walk.

Visit the castles of the region

The region is known to be home to many castles. Proud representations of the history of Deux-Sèvres, these castles are to be discovered. We advise you to go through the Château d'Oiron and its cabinet of curiosities, the Château de Bressuire, the Château de Coulonges-sur-l'Autize, the Château of the Dukes of Trémoille, the Château de Saint-Loup, the Château de Cherveux and the Château du Coudray-Salbart.

45 minutes from La Rochelle

Set off for a day to discover La Rochelle during your stopover at our hotel in Niort. This is an opportunity to discover the old town, the famous towers, the Old Port, the Saint-Louis Cathedral, the Halles, the museums and the beaches of La Rochelle. Sea air, relaxed lifestyle and rich history will accompany your visit.

45 minutes from Futuroscope

At the gates of Poitiers, discover the Futuroscope. This amusement park offers shows and thrills. Young and old alike will be delighted with the experience offered by Futuroscope. Go for a day in one of the best amusement parks in France.