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Take a trip to Southern France for a luxury camping experience

It is with good reason that many of us choose to holiday in South France time and time again

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This is a region that has much to offer, whether it’s tranquil holidays making the most of the sun, sea and sand, the opportunity to get back to nature or the opportunity to have an action packed holiday you and the kids will never forget! On top of this the South of France is the ultimate in luxury holiday destinations. 

Luxury tents at sunset

Why Southern France is the ideal luxury camping destination

When it comes to luxury holidays, France is one of the first destinations that comes to mind. Famous for great food, wine and hospitality, France also has much to offer when it comes to holiday experiences. You can be sure that in France you will find a warm welcome and some great experiences.

Another reason to choose France is because camping is a bit of a tradition in France and as a result has a fantastic camping culture. This means you have a lot of campsites to choose from, all over France. It is likely that it’s because of this, that campsites in France got ahead of the curve when it came to glamping. Glamping facilities are commonplace and have been for years across France. 

Camping Resort la Baume la Palmeraie

Our pick of luxurious French campsites

Luxury means something slightly different to different people but we think we have you covered in most aspects with our pick of some luxury campsites with great facilities. So, let's take a look at some great Luxury French Campsites. 

Holiday Marina Resort - Cote d’Azur

If your idea of luxurious heaven is a campsite with plenty of facilities and a place to moor boats so you can take lazy trips down the river, then the Holiday Marina Resort is the place for you. You can hire one of their luxurious holiday homes or pitch your own on the well appointed pitches and then make the most of the facilities which include swimming pool, spa facilities, jacuzzi and more! 

With a great mix of facilities and things to do the Holiday Marina Resort is a fantastic option but it comes with the added bonus of pitches that include your own private bathroom. It doesn’t get much more luxurious than having your own private facilities when camping! 

Take a look at this campsite and imagine yourself traversing through beautiful scenery and camping on a beautiful campsite with great facilities. 

Holiday Marina Resort restaurant 

Camp du Domaine - Cote d’Azur

Sun, sea and sand are all you need for a fantastic holiday and at Camp du Domaine you can have that and more! This is a large site situated on the French Riviera that manages to make you feel at home despite the large size. Large pitches that are well facilitated and sit in a spacious pinewood wood. With beachside pitches available, you can have your dream camping holiday by the sea. 

The campsite is located in an area full of natural beauty which means you are spoilt for choice nearby too. There are plenty of options for boating, fishing, skiing and more to do. If high activity isn’t your idea of heaven then you can get back to nature with a walk or two as you explore the local area. 

Once you have had your day on the beach or out and about then you can head back to the site and take advantage of the excellent onsite facilities which include spa facilities, perfect for a luxurious holiday on the beach. 

Camp du Domaine private hot tub

Camping Resort la Baume la Palmeraie - Cote d’Azur

Swimmers and those who love sports and outdoor activities will love a camping holiday at this resort in Var, Cote d’Azur. It has not just one swimming pooling but six of them! These pools vary in size and style and have a variety water slides and aquatic play areas to choose from. The kids will love it but no need to worry the adults are catered for too with a steam room and jacuzzi to enjoy some ‘me time’. 

It is no wonder that visitors to this camping resort rarely feel the need to leave while on holiday. This is a site that caters to almost all your needs with excellent facilities that include restaurants, play areas, fitness areas, skateboard park and events and entertainment. If you do want to explore the area then you are spoilt for all the choice that the French Riviera brings. Explore the local towns, go for a walk to take in the local scenery, head to the beach or make the most of the many outdoor activities in the area.

Camping Resort la Baume la Palmeraie accommodation

Yelloh! Village Le Brasilia - Langue-Roussillon

If spa facilities by the beach are your idea of a luxury camping holiday then a trip to the Yelloh! Village Le Brasilia is the perfect option for you. This is a campsite that sits directly next to the beach and opposite a yacht harbour. It has all the luxury facilities you could want in a luxury campsite. 

On top of the facilities you would expect from a great campsite, including a shop, wifi, bar and food, this campsite has a few luxurious extras. The new wellness centre includes a jacuzzi for you to relax in and the entire site is modern, well appointed and includes everything you could possibly need for a relaxing holiday with a touch of luxury. Add in both an indoor and outdoor swimming pool and you have everything you need without ever leaving the site. However, if you do want to take a trip to see the sights or make the most of the outdoor activities nearby then you can. You have some great choices such as boat trips, sailing and cycling and walking options. 

Yelloh Village Le Brasilia accommodation

Camping du Domaine de Massereau - Gard

Quality is the ultimate measure for luxury and this campsite prides itself on quality. The campsite was set up as a family run camping site with two brothers at the helm, one a hotelier, the other a wine producer. You couldn’t get a more perfect pairing for the basis of a luxury holiday hosts. 

Since starting their campsite to help promote their wine tours the site has gone from strength to strength. Although the area is primarily a vineyard, they now produce olive oil too. Also onsite you can enjoy the luxury of onsite swimming pool, spa and wellness facilities, restaurant and a bar where if you are lucky you may be able to sample the vineyards own wines.

This is a campsite you can truly kick back and relax in.The campsite is small, but maintains it’s high quality throughout. Situated in lightly wooded areas, each pitch is well designed and maintained. Some have a few extra luxurious perks to enjoy so book early and ensure you get the most luxurious holiday you can!

Camping du Domaine de Massereau pool

How to find your perfect luxury holiday in Southern France

This is a small sample of just some of the luxury campsites available for your next holiday. There are so many to choose from that you are sure to find the perfect location and campsite for you. The first thing to do is to pick your location. Do you want a relaxing holiday in the sun in the French Riviera? Or, do you want an historical holiday touring the cultural hotspots of Northern France? You might prefer a natural camping holiday where your idea of luxury is a hike followed by a relaxing evening by the campfire. No matter your idea of luxury you can find it by using our online campsite finder. Take a look for yourself and book your next luxury camping holiday.

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