Camping holidays in France boasts every type of landscape imaginable ranging from the wooded valleys of the Dordogne the volcanic uplands of the Massif Central, the rocky coast of Brittany to the lavender covered hills of Provence and snow-capped peaks of the Alps.
Each region is different and this is reflected in the local customs, cuisine, architecture and dialect.
Many rural villages hold festivals to celebrate the local saints and you can also find museums devoted to the rural arts and crafts of the regions.
Holiday Ideas in France
Camping du Haras
Close to Vannes and the Golfe du Morbihan in southern Brittany, le Haras is a small, family run, rural site. There are 140 pitches, in a variety of settings, both open and wooded, the pitches are well kept and of a good size, all with electricity.
A prime location in the Midi-Pyrénées, the Gers-Gascony is a place of balance and harmony, where it's easy to forget the pressures of modern life...
Camping Club la Sirène
From the moment you step into the hotel-like reception area you realise that this large site offers the holiday maker everything they could want, including a super pool complex, in a well managed and convenient location close to Argel è s-sur-Mer and the beaches.
Kawan Village les Champs Blanc
Les Champs Blancs is a professionally run, family owned site. It is set amongst tall trees and flowering shrubs which provide a shady environment, within 2 km. of the sea at Rochelongue...
Camping Mayotte Vacances
This appealing site is set amongst pine trees on the edge of Lac de Biscarrosse. Drive down a tree- and flower-lined avenue and proceed toward the lake to shady, good sized pitches which blend well with the many tidy mobile homes that share the area. Divided by hedges, all 208 touring pitches have electricity (16A) and water taps.
Chateau de la Foret
Set in the tranquil and beautiful natural parkland surrounding an 19th-century château, this lovely site has 209 large pitches, of which 110 are for touring units. There are also 30 units for rent and 60 pitches are occupied by tour operators.
Camping les Deux Vallées
This site is enviably situated almost under the shadow of Beynac castle in the heart of the Dordogne. There are 92 flat marked touring pitches, most of a good size, some large, and with electricity (6/10A). There is plenty of shade.
Campsites Acapulco Loisirs85
600m from the beach! Shops, beach and activities in walking distance. Heated waterpark with fantastic slides, spa & themed entertainment in the bar/restaurant.
Camping Bagheera Naturisme
An extremely long private road leads you to this naturist site which is alongside a 3 km. beach of fine sand and has been run by the same family for 30 years. There are 250 informal pitches which are separated from the bungalows.
Camping Sol a Gogo
A popular site right beside the sea, Sol à Gogo has 197 level, sandy pitches, of which just five are used for touring units. Each pitch has electricity (10A) and they are clearly marked by bushes and a few trees, providing a degree of shade and privacy.
Camping la Yole
La Yole is an attractive and well run site, 2 kilometres from a sandy beach. It offers 356 pitches, some of which are occupied by tour operators and mobile homes to rent. There are 164 touring pitches, most with shade and separated by bushes and trees...
Kawan Village Château du Gandspette
This spacious family run site, in the grounds of a 19th-century château, conveniently situated for the Channel ports and tunnel, provides overnight accommodation together with a range of facilities for longer stays...
Kawan Village les Genêts
This family run site is on the shores of Lac de Pareloup and offers both family holiday and watersports facilities. The 163 pitches include 80 grassy, mostly individual pitches for touring units...
Kawan Village Club Lac de Bouzey
Open all year, Camping Lac de Bouzey is 8 km. west of Épinal, at the start of the Vosges Massif. The 137 reasonably level grass pitches are separated by tall trees and neat hedging giving varying amounts of shade. There are 100 for touring, all with access to electricity (6-10A) and water...
Riva Bella Nature Resort & Spa
This is a relaxed, informal, spacious site alongside an extremely long and beautiful beach. Riva Bella is naturist from 16 May to 19 September only. It offers a variety of pitches situated in beautiful countryside and seaside.
Camping in Rhône-Alpes
Camping in Rhône-Alpes, located in the South-East of France, north of the Riviera is a prime destination for camping and caravanning. The region was named after the river Rhone and the Alps mountain range...
Camping le Ty-Nadan
Ty-Nadan is a well organised site set amongst wooded countryside along the bank of the River Elle. There are 183 grassy pitches for touring units, many with shade and 99 fully serviced.
Camping l'Evasion is located close to the Lac de Jaunay, well known for its water-based activities. This is a modern, well equipped site and boasts a natural swimming pool bordered by white sand. There is also a traditional outdoor swimming pool with slides, plus a large, covered pool with jacuzzi.
Kawan Village du Deffay
A family managed site, Château du Deffay is a refreshing departure from the usual formula in that it is not over organised or supervised and has no tour operator units...
Kawan Village Camping de Vaubarlet
Expect a warm welcome at this peacefully and beautifully located, spacious riverside family site. It has 131 marked, level, grassy, pitches, with those around the perimeter having shade (250 young trees and shrubs were planted in 2012 to provide separation between the large pitches)...
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