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Le centre hélio-marin de Montalivet

The CHM-Montalivet - naturist centre

The commune of Montalivet-Vendays became famous internationally as a naturist resort when its created its naturist centre in 1950. Unlike Royan, Soulac and Arcachon, its illustrious neighbouring resorts, Vendays had focussed on holidays for working classes towards the end of the 19th century, and had set up a number of holiday centre and camps. During the Second World War, the sector was damaged b…