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Plage de La Palmyre

La Palmyre Beach is a family beach sheltered from the bay of Bonne Anse, so it is ideal for safe swimming.

Supervised beach from June 14 to September 01, 2024 from 11 a.m. to 19 p.m.
Located near the city center and the marina, it is equipped with a disabled access ramp and labeled 'Tourism & Handicap'.

For disabled access to the beach and swimming. a tiralo chair that allows people with disabilities to access the water (thanks to the human support of the lifeguards regardless of the tide coefficient) will be available at the lifeguard station on Pins de Cordouan beach ( located at the start of the Grande Côte, on the Club Med side) .
Presence of an outdoor shower located on a secure platform with a rotation area. A shower hose and a stool are available to tourists with disabilities at the aid station.
The two adapted parking spaces are connected to the beach point by an accessible and adapted path (about 100m). The street furniture was chosen in such a way as to create rest areas for people with walking difficulties.
The adapted toilets are unisex (like the toilets for able-bodied people) and are located in a toilet block located near the parking lot.

Animals are not accepted on the beach, refer to the municipal decree displayed at the entrance to the beach.


Supervised beach from June 14 to September 01, 2024 from 11 a.m. to 19 p.m.

Equipment: Nautical club

Facilities for the disabled: Access ramp

Regulation of the use of cycles and similar: These uses are prohibited between 10 a.m. and 20 p.m. from June 15 to September 30. The rest of the year, these uses are authorized only on wet sand. Traffic is strictly prohibited in the dunes and their surroundings.

Rankings & Labels

  • Bathing Water Quality Certification

Location details

Pedestrian path nearby.
  • Coastline
  • Path/cycle path less than 500 m
  • Sand beach

Activities on site

  • Water sports
  • Beach / Bathing area


From 01/01 to 13/06/2024, every day.

From 14/06 to 01/09/2024
Supervised swimming every day from 11 a.m. to 19 p.m.

From 02/09 to 31/12/2024, every day.


  • Toilets
  • Parking
  • Free parking
  • Cycling Parking
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Supervised beach



  • Adapted services for hearing loss
  • Adapted benefits for mental impairment


  • Tourism and Handicap brand - hearing impairment
  • Tourism and Handicap brand - mental disability
  • Tourism and Handicap brand - motor impairment

Physical disability

A tiralo chair allows disabled people to access the water thanks to the human support of the lifeguards regardless of the coefficient of the tide.


Free access.


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