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Lodgings and food in Thiré



During the Festival Dans les Jardins de William Christie, there are several options available in Thiré for you to eat or have a break over a coffee.

In the village: the Garden Café 

Located in the heart of the Quartier des Artistes, 400m from the William Christie Gardens, the Garden Café welcomes you with its offer of meals as well as hot and cold drinks.

Opening hours: 12:30pm-8:30pm

Access :
4, rue du Bâtiment
85210 Thiré

In the Gardens: the Café des Jardins

At the entrance of William Christie's Gardens, the Café des Jardins offers a wide range of drinks and snacks on sale to help you refresh or eat between two concerts or walks. You will also find the Festival boutique, where a selection of CDs, DVDs, books, scores and souvenirs await you!

Opening hours: 2:30pm-8pm

Accessible to holders of an "Afternoon in the Gardens" ticket

NB: an intermission bar will be set up in the gardens on the concert nights at the Miroir d'Eau


Picnic in Thiré

Several picnic areas are available to the public:

  • In the Gardens, at the "Tente des Chênes Verts" and the "Pinède" (accessible to holders of an "Afternoon in the Gardens" ticket)
  • In the village, in the Ida Jones Christie Park (free entrance)



The website of the Sud Vendée Littoral Tourist Office will allow you to find many accommodations near Thiré > more information