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Camping le Merle Roux

Camping le Merle Roux

France, Rhône Alpes, Ardèche, Baix

04 75 85 84 14
04 75 85 83 07
Open (touring pitches):  
10 April - 27 October.

Ref: FR07220

Alan Rogers Review

Le Merle Roux is a recent addition to the FranceLoc group and is located within easy access of the A7 autoroute, and at the foot of the Ardèche mountains. The terraced site extends over 16 hectares and has 199 pitches of varying shapes and sizes. They are mostly equipped with electricity (6A) and many enjoy magnificent views over the Rhône Valley. A number of fully equipped mobile homes are available to rent. On-site amenities include a large swimming pool with a large water slide and a bar. With uneven paths and unfenced slopes, this is not a suitable site for people with mobility problems, and torches are a must at night.

This region is, of course, well known for walking and cycling, and the reception staff will be able to recommend routes (there is an information centre at reception). Canoeing is also understandably popular in the area. The attractive city of Valence is located to the north and has a good selection of shops, cafes and restaurants. The cathedral of Saint Apollinaris dates back to the 11th century and has a monument to Pius VI, who died in the city.


Heated sanitary block. Shop. Bar. Swimming pool with water slide (heated all season). Children’s pool. Play area. Miniclub (July/Aug). Minigolf. Bouncy castle. Mobile homes to rent. Charcoal barbecues not permitted. WiFi (free).

  • American Motor Homes
  • Accommodation to Rent
  • Bar on Site
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Fishing Nearby
  • Twin Axle Caravans Accepted
  • Golf Nearby
  • Golf on Site
  • Facilities for disabled visitors
  • Riding Nearby
  • Outdoor Pool Heated
  • Outdoor Pool on Site
  • Restaurant
  • Shop on Site
  • Takeaway Food
  • Pets allowed
  • TV on Site
  • Wifi Free
  • Wifi Partial Site



Baix is south of Valence. From there, head south on A7 and leave at exit 16 (Loriol). Cross the Rhône, heading to Le Pouzin. Then head south on D86 to Baix and then follow signs to the site.