What to do around the cottages?

Discover the charms of the Opale Coast

Choose a category of activity and discover your program during your stay

Beach, sports and fishing

  • The dam of Wimereux, with the charming wooden cabins, beach, fishing on foot
  • The HELICEA aquatic center of Saint Martin-Boulogne with large pool, wave ball, children’s lagoon, relaxation area with sauna, cold bath, hammam, jacuzzi … HELICEA aquatic center website

Culture

  • Hugues’s workshop, Hugue is the painter of Wimereux. You will also find him on the dam painting in front of the sea : Hugues’s website
  • Nausicaa (Boulogne sur Mer), Europe’s largest complex dedicated to the discovery of marine life : Nausicaa website
  • The Basilica of Our Lady of Boulogne, 19th century
  • The Column of the great army (Wimille) on top of which Napoleon turned his back to the sea and his enemy, England!

Gourmet moments

  • The many restaurants and cafes of Wimereux to discover the local cuisine
  • The shops for bargain hunting and relax
  • “La ferme du vert”, Wierre Effroy, a farm to taste the cheeses of the region: the Wimereux foam, The mimolette of the Opal Coast … : “La ferme du vert” website

Walks and hiking

  • The Valley of Denacre: a nice walking path along the river
  • The Deux caps site, with his Gazebos, walking and discovery trails in front of England

-The Cap Gris-Nez, the Mecca of migratory bird watching

-The Cap Blanc-Nez, facing the white cliffs of Dover visible in good weather. On the beach lie the remains of bunkers, once perched on the cliff