About the neighbourhood
Mortagne-sur-Gironde is a small, enchanting and picturesque port with the Gironde Estuary beyond, enjoying a wonderful backdrop of white, chalk cliffs. The melée of private boats, yachts and small fishing vessels are a constant delight to watch, either from your window or under the shade of the trees to the front of the building, or in one of the restaurants whilst you enjoy a glass of wine.
Just a few steps away, there are restaurants which are open all year; bread and provisions are also available.
Mortagne-sur-Gironde is, of course arguably, the prettiest village along the estuary and off season is generally fairly peaceful. However, it hosts many fetes, brocante fairs and functions during the summer and at the weekends can be fairly lively. Nearest sandy beaches are at Meschers, ab...