St Georges d'Oléron, the largest of the towns on the island (4600 hectares) has two coastlines, in the East and in the West, surrounded by 15km of fine sand. The most renowned are Plaisance, Gautrelle, and Sables Vignier. Two marinas (Le Douhet and Boyardville), and a village (St Georges-Cheray), built around a Roman church from the 11th century and the indoor markets of the 19th century, make up the heart of the resort.
To be discovered on the island of Oléron: the spa centre in St Trojan, a traditional fishing port in Cotinière with its auction house, public 9 hole and 6 hole beginner golf course in St pierre d'Oleron and the animal and bird park in Saint Pierre. Also enjoy numerous sea trips, with guided excursions (sailing boats, catamarans, motor boats, old sailing ships, trips to Fort Boyard, La Rochelle, the île d'Aix), and oyster-farm and Pineau cellar visits.
Horse riding centre 6 kilometres from the La Palmeraie complex and casino in St Trojan les Bains!
The casino welcomes you every day from 11:00 to 02:00 in the morning from Sunday to Thursday and until 3am on Fridays and Saturdays.
In the town, within a radius of a few kilometres, you can practice the following sports and leisure activities: jet-skiing and water skiing, scuba diving, horse riding centres, sailing and windsurfing schools, and sea kayaks, microlight, tennis club of Cheray, mini golf and bicycle and scooter rental.
The "Littoral express" shuttle ensures the Boyardville-La Rochelle connection several times per day from April to November.