La Roche Posay : the Touristic Place to Be !
The Appart’Hôtel La Roche-Posay residence is offering a large range of activities, to enjoy with your family, your friend or during a romantic getaway ! With an ideal location in the Indre-et-Loire region, you can also enjoy our outdoor swimming pool !
Activities for all the family in la Roche-Posay
Whether you prefer to relax around the swimming pool, play to Golf or enjoy cultural visits, you will find your happiness to La Roche Posay a place offering a large range of various activities for all tastes and ages (adventures parks, zoos, picturesque villages to visit, Loire Castles …)!
La Roche-Posay is located in the Vienne region, at the limit of the Indre and Indre et Loire regions. On the sport, you will find a great range of various activities for the entire family (golf, casino, kids playground areas, movie theatre, horse riding, Spa, tennis playgrounds...) as well as the famous and internationally renowned Thermal Centre, located in the very heart of the town, at few meters from our holiday apartment residence.
The location of our holiday residence, is the ideal place to visit the South of the Touraine region! Come and experience the Futuroscope, the « Roc aux sorciers » place, the Castle of Azay le Rideau et de Chinon, the Zoo of Beauval and so much more…
Val de Loire Villages & Historical Heritage
La Roche Posay is an old typical village. It had an important role during the One Hundred Years War, after the defeate of Nouaillé Maupertuis (in 1356), between Poitiers and Châtellerault. During its time, the King of France Jean II le Bon offered the La Roche Posay Fortress to England, winner of the Battle. The Fortress will be taken in 1369 by Du Guesclin. The town will thereafter discover the curing properties of its water and will become a thermal place in France.
The Appart’hotel La Roche Posay residence is located just nearby the Loire Castles, allowing you to discover many worldwide renowned Castles : Loches, Chinon, Saumur, Azay le Rideau, Villandry, Amboise, Chenonceau, Chambord and many more… Take the time to visit Angles sur l’Anglais, ranked among the Most Beautiful Villages in France, and its famous picturesque prehistoric paintings.
During your stay at our holiday apartment residence, take the time to travel in the surroundings areas, to discover Chauvigny and the Giant of the Sky place: a show with Hunting Birds !
The Vienne Region offers a great range of activities
Discover in the surrounding areas of the residence the West center region of France, a region with an important cultural and historical heritage. Numerous cities are to be discovered, at less than 1h30 by car from our residence of La Roche-Posay. You can also visit the different gardens, parks and Castles of the region such as the Amboise Castle. Moreover, we highly recommend you to visit the places offering local food products, to enjoy the great gestronomy of our region !
You can also enjoy many different activities, with variou attraction and animations parks such as the very well-knowned the Futuroscope Park.
Picturesque Places nearby the residence :
- Châtellerault city at 20 minutes from the residence
- The Zoo Park of La Haute Touche at 30 minutes from the residence
- The Zoo of Beauval at 30 minutes from the residence
- Amboise city at 40 minutes from the residence
- Loches city at 50 minutes from the residence
- Château Azay-Le-Rideau city at 1 hour from the residence
- Chinon city at 1 hour from the residence
- Tours city at 1h10 from the residence
- Poitiers city at 1h20 from the residence
- The Monkey Valley at 1h40 from the residence
- Saumur city at 1h30 from the residence
Festivals to absolutely experience in Touraine :
- The Chinon en Jazz Festival at 1 hour from the residence
- The Yzeures’N’Rock Festival in August at 1h40 from the residence
- The Terres du Son Festival in July at 1h30 from the residence
- The Aucard de Tours Festival in June at 1h40 from the residence
The Appart’hotel La Roche Posay surroundings also offers you multiple parks, for every tastes and ages ! For sensational leisures lovers, come and experience the numerous Amusement Parks nearby our resort. If you feel like enjoying more peaceful activities, spend the day or the afternoon discovering the Animal world and the Botanical Treasures of the region, with your family, your group of friend or during your romantic getaway !
Amusement Parks :
- The Brenne Park, at 40 minutes from the residence
- The Futuroscope Park, at 40 minutes from the residence
- The Terra Botanic Park, at 1h50 from the residence
- The Game Parc – Migné-Auxances Park, at 45 minutes from the residence
Animal & Botanical Parks :
- The Monkey Valley , at 1h20 from the residence
- The Crocodile Planet, at 45 minutes from the residence
- The Snake Island, at 45 minutes from the residence
- The Zoo of Beauval , at 1 hour from the residence
- The Zoo of the Haute Touche, at 30 minutes from the residence
- The Geant of the Sky , at 15 minutes from the residence
At less then 45 min from our residence, come and experience the Futuroscope, a reknowned attraction park, specialised in image and sounds shows ! Through Châtellerault, the access to the park is easy and fast. For more convenience, you can directly book your entrance ticket while booking your accommodation to our resort. No need to wait in the line to get tickets at the park entrance !
You will receive your entrance ticket by E-mail as E-tickets in the days follwoing your booking !
To book your entrance tickets online , you just have to add in the reservation form the dates and number of tickets needed ! Hereby the prices for a daily ticket:
|Adult||Child (5-16 years old)|
|1 Day entry to the Futuroscope||43 €||35 €|
Click here to know more about the Futuroscope Park.
In the Vienne region, Castles and Religious Places are an important part of the historical and cultural heritage. You will also find many Museums to entertain everybody and learn more about the surroundings of the Appart’Hotel La Roche-Posay! Hereby a great selection of places we recommend:
Museums & others recommended visits :
- The Auto Moto Vélo Museum in Châtellerault at 30 minutes from the residence
- The Azay-le-Ferron Musuem at 20 minutes from the residence
- The Saint Croix Museum in Poitiers at 50 minutes from the residence
- The Prehistoric Museum in Grand-Pressigny at 20 minutes from the residence
Castles in Vienne region :
- The Angles-sur-l’Anglin Castle at 15 minutes from the residence
- The Bonnetière Castle at 1 hour from the residence
- The Chapelle Bellouin Castle at 1 hour from the residence
- The Harcourt de Chauviny Castle at 20 minutes from the residence
- The Larcher Castle at 1 hour from the residence
- The Chère Castle at 1 hour from the residence
- The Cordier Tour at 50 minutes from the residence
- The Couvert Castle at 40 minutes from the residence
- The Chinon Castle at 1h10 from the residence
- The Amboise Castle at 1h15 from the residence
Renowned Religious Places :
- The Saint-Hilaire Church at 1 hour from the residence
- The Saint-Pierre-de-Poitiers Cathedral at 1 hour from the residence
- The Notre-Dame-la-Grande Church at 50 minutes from the residence
- The Reformed Church at Châtellerault at 30 minutes from the residence
Let’s enjoy the French Gastronomy Treasures in La Roche-Posay
During your stay at the Appart’hotel La Roche Posay, come and discover local food products, of the Vienne region and its delightful Gastronomy : the ” watermelon charentais “, the ” Giraumon ” soup, the truffle ” chatelleraudais “, the Saumur Wine, the poitou region beer, the great of regional cheese, such as the Chabichou, The ” bûche du Poitou ” or the ” Tourteau fromager ” the famous goat cheese cake
A dessert ? Discover the Montmorillon macarons, The ” Dame Blanche du Poitou “, the ” Pomme Reinette Clochard ” or the ” Cassemuseau ” and so much more…
Local Gourmet Outdoor Markets :
All year long, Local Gourmet Outdoor Markets of La Roche-Posay are taking place every friday morning between 8am and 2pm ! Come and discover local food products and the treasures of our local gastronomy !
- The Yzeures-sur-Creuse Market, tuesday and thursday, at 5 minutes from the residence
- The Barrou Market, friday at 10 minutes from the residence
- The Néons-sur-Creuse Market, sunday at 10 minutes from the residence
- The Angles-sur-l’Anglin Market, saturday and sunday at 10 minutes from the residence
- The Preuilly-sur-Claise Market thursday at 10 minutes from the residence
The Vienne region wines :
- The Vivants Wines of Mérigny
- The AOC wines of the Haut-Poitou region
- The AOC wines of Saumur
- The Poitou regional beer
Come and experience a great range of activities during your getaway or holidays in the Indre-et-Loire and Loire regions, with sensational and sporting experiences ! On the water or in the air, you will find your hapiness during your stay and keep unique memories of those holidays in France.
Nautical Activities :
- The ” Kayak La fourmy ” club in Bonneuil-Matours at 30 minutes from the residence
Outdoor Activities :
- The 18 Holes Golf in la Roche-Posay
- The Tennis playground in La Roche-Posay
- The Hippodrome of La Roche-Posay
- The trampolines area in the La Roche-Posay thermal park
- The Mini Golf in La Roche-Posay
- The Horseriding club of Villenon at 1hour from the residence
- The Moto Quad in Chauvigny at 30 minutes from the residence
- The Paintball in Châtellerault at 20 minutes from the residence
Aerial Activities :
- The Paraglider in Aslonnes at 1 hour from the residence
- The flights Aéro Club in Chauvigny
- The ” Chenev’Ailes ” ULM flights and Paramotor in Chenevelles at 20 minutes from the residence
- The Ballon flights in Saint Sauveur at 15 minutes from the residence
In the surrounding areas of the Appart’Hôtel La Roche-Posay residence, between Tours and Poitiers, a preserved nature is welcoming you to discover its gardens, parks, other domains and hiking trails of the Vienne region !
Walking & Hiking Trails nearby LaRoche-Posay :
- The Hiking & Biking Maillage trail in La Roche-Posay
- The “Au fil du Temps” Hiking trail in Halliers at 20 minutes from the residence
- The Hiking Trail in Saint Savin at 25 minutes from the residence
- The Hiking Trail in “Au fil de l’histoire” at 30 minutes from the residence
- The Hiking Trail in Jouney “A la découverte de la maison de la paix” at 40 minutes from the residence
Not-to-be-missed Garden :
- The Lys Garden in La Roche-Posay
- The Thermal Park Garden in La roche-Posay
- The Loges of the Park Garden in La Roche-Posay
- The Bénavent Garden at 25 minutes from the residence
- The Touffou Castle Garden at 30 minutes from the residence
- The Oasis Garden at 20 minutes from the residence
- The Azay Le Ferron Castle Garden at 20 minutes from the residence