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Camping Charlottenlund Fort

Camping Charlottenlund Fort

Denmark, Islands, Sjælland, Charlottenlund

Tel:  
39 62 36 88
Open (touring pitches):  
7 March - 19 October.

Ref: DK2265

Alan Rogers Review

On the northern outskirts of Copenhagen, this unique site is within the walls of an old fort, which still retains its main armament of twelve 29 cm. howitzers (disabled, of course). There are 65 pitches on grass, all with 10A electricity. The obvious limitation on the space available means that pitches are relatively close together, but many are quite deep. The site is very popular and is usually full every night, so reservation is necessary. The site is only 6 km. from the centre of Copenhagen, with a regular bus service from just outside the site.

Alternatively you could use the excellent cycle network to visit the city. The fort was constructed during 1886-1887 and was an integral link in the Copenhagen fortifications until 1932. A restaurant in the fort (under separate management) has good sea views to Sweden and the spectacular Øresund bridge.

Facilities

Sanitary facilities located in the old armoury are newly rebuilt, well maintained and heated. Free showers. Kitchen facilities include gas hobs and a dining area. Laundry. Motorcaravan services. Small café in reception. Restaurant with terrace and views. Bicycle hire. Free WiFi over site. Beach.

  • Bicycle Hire on Site
  • American Motor Homes
  • Boat Launch Nearby
  • Bar Nearby
  • Bar on Site
  • Fishing on Site
  • Seaside Beach Onsite
  • Facilities for disabled visitors
  • Twin Axle Caravans Accepted
  • Riding Nearby
  • Sailing Nearby
  • Indoor Pool Nearby
  • Outdoor Pool Nearby
  • Restaurant
  • Shop Nearby
  • Shop on Site
  • Takeaway Food
  • Pets allowed
  • Wifi (all site)
  • Wifi Free

Location

Directions

Leave E47/E55 at exit 17, and turn southeast on Jægersborgvej. After a short distance turn left (east) on Jægersborg Allé, following signs for Charlottenlund (5 km) and follow all the way to the end. Finally turn right (south) on to Strandvejen, and site entrance is on left after 500 m.