Sand yachting

Water activities in Saint Hilaire de Riez in Vendée, France

School of sailing, surfing and sand yachting, Saint Hilaire Nautisme welcomes groups and individuals on its 3 centers in Saint Hilaire de Riez, in Vendee in France and offers nautical activities for all.

3 watersports centers

From the Bay of “Sion” to the large beach of “Demoiselles”, via the lake of the “Vallées”, our 3 centers offer a multitude of nautical activities: Optimist, catamaran, sand yachting, paddle, windfoil, discovery of the marine environment …

Les Demoiselles

“Les Demoiselles” watersport center is ideally located on a large sandy beach and intended more particularly for sand yachting and surfing.
Activities: sand yachting, surfing, stand-up-paddle, canoeing, sailing, beach games (beach volleyball, Mölkky, ball…).


Dynamic nautical spot, the Bay of Sion allows the discovery of the marine environment and the practice of sailing.
Activities: Dinghy, Catamaran, Windsurfing, Garden of the Seas, Stand-up-paddle, Canoe and Kayak …

Les Vallées

“Les Vallées” watersport center, open all year round, is located on a 24 acres secured lake, ideal to discover the sailing activity.
Activities: Optimist, Catamaran, Windsurfing, Windfoil, Stand-up-paddle, Canoe, Pedalo …
Tourism and handicap: Caravelle, Minij.

School & groups

Holiday centers, leisure centers, businesses, our structures welcome you all year round for your activities …

Training FFV

We offer you different training courses to turn your passion into a profession. Sailing, surfing, sand yachting instructor …


Rent equipment in one of our 3 bases: Stand Up Paddle, Surf, Kayak, Bodyboard, Catamaran, Dinghy, Wind Foil, Pedalo …

useful information

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