La Rochelle travel guide

La Rochelle in France

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² and river estuaries.

La Rochelle is a city in western France and a seaport on the Bay of Biscay, a part of the Atlantic Ocean. It is the capital of the Charente-Maritime department.

The city is connected to the Île de Ré by a 2.9-kilometre bridge completed on 19 May 1988. Its harbour opens into a protected strait, the Pertuis d'Antioche.

Map of La Rochelle with accommodations

The blue markers shows the location of various accommodations in La Rochelle. The letter in the marker describes the accommodation types: H for Hotel, A for Apartment, R for Resort, B for Bed & Breakfast and O for Other (e.g. pension, villa). Click on the blue marker for more information on the accommodation.