Ref: FR42050

Camping d’Arpheuilles

France, Rhône Alpes, Loire, Saint Paul-de-Vezelin

Tel:
+33 4 77 63 43 43
Open:
12 April - 30 September.
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Alan Rogers Review

Enjoying a good position on the banks of the River Loire, with gentle slopes down to a sandy beach, Camping d’Arpheuilles is a good choice for an active family holiday and the new owners are busy making many improvements. The river is wide and shallow here, resembling a very long lake, fed from the foothills of the Massif Central. There are 87 pitches, 76 are generous, slightly sloping, grass pitches for tourers, the majority having 6A electricity. Twenty are reserved for tents. Some pitches have good views over the river and canoes are available for hire.

Many guests will use this site to take a break en route to the Mediterranean. However, the low tariff makes it an attractive option for a longer stay. The important wine towns of Macon and Beaune and the Beaujolais vineyards are all close at hand. The ancient trading town of Roanne is around 12 miles to the north, and the imposing hills to the east are perfect for trekking and mountain biking.

Facilities

One central sanitary block is rather dated but very clean, with small preset showers, some washbasins in cubicles and some Turkish toilets. Separate facility for disabled campers. Washing machine and dryer. Small shop. Bread to order. Bar. Snack bar and takeaway. Swimming pool (1/5-15/10). Minigolf. Badminton. Games room (with billiards, table football). Playground. Barbecue and fire pit. Canoe and bicycle hire. Fishing. River bathing and beach. Canoe hire. Free WiFi in bar.

  • Accommodation to Rent
  • Bar on Site
  • Beach
  • Bicycle Hire Nearby
  • Book Online
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Facilities for disabled visitors
  • Fishing on Site
  • Golf Nearby
  • Lake/River Beach Onsite
  • Nature
  • Pets allowed
  • Outdoor Pool on Site
  • Restaurant
  • Riding Nearby
  • Sailing on Site
  • Shop on Site
  • Takeaway Food
  • TV on Site
  • Wifi Free
  • Wifi Partial Site

Location

Leave A89 autoroute at junction 5 St Germain. Take D8 north (1.5 km) then D26 east 4 km. to St Paul-de-Vézelin. In village turn north onto narrow lane downhill to site in 3 km.
Location Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (DD)
Latitude Longitude
45.911615 4.06595
Degrees, Minutes & Seconds (DMS)
Latitude Longitude
N45 54 41 W4 3 57

Accommodation

tente lodge nature

2 bedrooms, sleeps 5: 2 doubles, 1 single, bunk bed, pillows and blankets provided

Eating fitted kitchen with hobs, microwave, fridge, freezer
Outside table & chairs, barbecue
Pets accepted
Charges Low Season (from) €200 per week
High Season (from) €560 per week
Season 11April - 30 septembre

mobile home bois

3 bedrooms, sleeps 6: 1 double, 4 singles, pillows and blankets provided

Living heating, TV, shower, WC, separate WC
Eating fitted kitchen with hobs, microwave, fridge, freezer
Outside table & chairs, barbecue
Pets accepted
Charges Low Season (from) €290 per week
High Season (from) €695 per week
Season 11April - 30 septembre

Special Features

  • Nature
    • Within 10 km of natural beauty/national park
    • Wildlife haven (on site or within 1 km)
    • Recycling and reusing policy
    • Footpaths within 500 m of the site
    • Fishing within 1 km
    • Dogs welcome
    • Information about walking and cycling
    • Direct river or lake access
    • Reduced energy / water consumption policy

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