Ref: FR21090

Camping de l’Arquebuse

France, Burgundy, Côte d`Or, Auxonne

+33 3 80 31 06 89
29 March - 15 December, (accommodation 21 April - 25 September).

Alan Rogers Review

This is a peaceful, verdant site located in the Northern Jura with a riverside setting on the Saône. L’Arquebuse has 100 level, unmarked pitches on grass, of which 17 are occupied by mobile homes and chalets. Most have 10A electricity and a variety of trees give shade to some pitches. Auxonne is close to both the A36 and A39 motorways and this site may prove a useful overnight stop. The site has a bar/restaurant, Le Pinocchio (open to the public), and the adjacent Base Nautique offers a good range of leisure activities, including canoeing, windsurfing, mountain biking as well as a large swimming pool.

Auxonne is an historic town, fortified by Vauban, and is renowned as the capital of the Saône valley. The town’s most famous former occupant is Napoleon and he spent two years at the Auxonne military academy. Not surprisingly there are several monuments celebrating his time here!


Basic toilet block, heated in winter, provides British and Turkish style toilets and open washbasins (cleaning can be variable). Washing machine and dryer. Small shop (1/5-31/10). Restaurant/bar (29/3-15/12). Pizzeria. Takeaway. Play area. TV room. WiFi. Chalets for rent.

  • Accommodation to Rent
  • American Motor Homes
  • Bar Nearby
  • Bar on Site
  • Lake/River Beach Nearby
  • Bicycle Hire on Site
  • Boat Launch on Site
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Fishing on Site
  • Lake/River Beach Onsite
  • Lake/River Swim
  • Pets allowed
  • Outdoor Pool Nearby
  • Restaurant
  • Riding Nearby
  • Sailing on Site
  • Shop Nearby
  • Shop on Site
  • Takeaway Food
  • TV on Site
  • Twin Axle Caravans Accepted
  • Wifi Partial Site


From the A39 autoroute take exit 5 and the D905 for 6 km. to Auxonne. Site is signed to the left just before crossing the bridge over the Saône. Site is a few hundred metres.
Location Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (DD)
Latitude Longitude
47.19941 5.38365
Degrees, Minutes & Seconds (DMS)
Latitude Longitude
N47 11 57 W5 23 1