60 Campsites Recommended for Fun Camping in France with the Kids

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Planning a family camping holiday to France? Campsited.com have passed along a mega list of their recommended family campsites in France, with amazing locations, amenities and activities. There are even campsites with water parks on the list! Here are 60 Campsites Recommended for Fun Camping in France with Kids:

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We have starred the campsites in France with waterparks *.

Camping Loire Valley and near Nantes

#1. Le Patisseau*

le patisseau

Between Brittany and Poitou, 2.5 km from the Atlantic Ocean and the centre of Pornic, Le Patisseau offers unspoilt natural surroundings with rich and varied vegetation. The campsite has 9 pools, a waterpark and a theme park. It also has a full bar and restaurant

“The general site cleanliness was excellent. Great amenities for children in particular the pool with slides and multi sport pitch.”

35km from Nantes. 4* campsite. 69 Pitches and 79 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#2. Camping La Tabardiere*

Camping la tabardiere

Located a few kilometers from the beaches of La Plaine Sea and Pornic, Camping La Tabardiere is a family friendly campsite and the ideal starting point for beautiful walks on the beach or in the countryside.

This campsite has 6 pools, go karting and a children’s club. It also has a bar and minimarket on site

41km from Nantes. 4* campsite. 143 Pitches and 37 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

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#3. Domaine le Jardin Du Marais

Domaine le jardin

The Domaine le Jardin Du Marais campsite is located in a natural and protected area near the islands of Yeu and Noirmoutier.

The campsite has 10 pools, including a heated indoor pool, and a children’s club with go karting, a sports hall and a fishing pond. It has public barbecues, bar, pizzeria and mini market on site.

48km from Nantes. 4* campsite. 62 Pitches and 34 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

#4. Camping Sandaya Domaine Le Midi

Sandaya domaine le midi

Discover the joys of camping in lodges, teepees or in a traditional tent pitch at the Camping Sandaya Domaine le Midi. This exceptional site of 13 acres has direct access to one of the largest and most beautiful beaches on the island of Noirmoutier.

The campsite has 6 pools and has both a children’s and teens club as well as boasting a mini market and bar.

49km from Nantes. 5* campsite. 209 Pitches and 189 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#5. Camping L’Ambois

Camping l'ambois

The Camping L’Ambois campsite is located in a central position which allows you to explore all of Vendée (Puy du Fou, The Vendean Coast and its beaches, The Bocage, The Swamp from Poitou, Lakes and Castles).

The campsite has a covered, heated pool with a Ludi Spa, a mini farm, mini-golf, karting track, synthetic ice rink and mini club plus children’s club with daily and evening activities.

52km from Nantes. 3* campsite. 6 Pitches and 57 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#6. Camping Zagarella*

Camping Zagarella

The Camping Zagarella campsite is located amongst pinewoods, between the sea and marshes, just 3km from the beach and nearby St Jean de Monts town centre.

This site has a waterpark with 8 pools and offer activities such as hiking and aquafit as well as evening entertainment. It also has a bar and mini market.

51km from Nantes. 4* campsite. 278 Pitches and Rentals. Pets Allowed.

#7. Camping La Puerta del Sol*

Puerta de sol

Camping La Puerta del Sol is a beautiful campsite in the Vendée region which boasts a waterpark with 8 pools, including 2 heated and one covered, and a children’s club. It offers evening entertainment with bar and daily activities like multi sports, bike hire and volleyball.

50km from Nantes. 4* campsite. 38 Pitches and 110 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

#8. Campsite Bois Masson*

Le Bois Masson

In St. Jean de Monts, 4-star campsite Bois Masson offers a great aquapark, a multisport ground and a wellness center, close to long sandy beaches and bicycle tracks criss-crossing the forest. At night, have fun attending the various entertainment!

51km from Nantes. 4* campsite. 10 Pitches and 370 Rentals. Pets not Allowed

#9. Camping La Prairie*

Camping La prairie

Located at the edge of the forest and with direct access to the sea, Camping La Prairie in Saint Jean de Monts is the ideal place to create unforgettable holiday memories.

You will find warm, friendly staff, and with 9 swimming pools, entertainment, and children’s club, the kids definitely won’t be bored!

“The site had a very friendly atmosphere and the owners are fantastic (extremely accommodating). The site is very well maintained and the facilities exceeded our expectations, The children particularly love the outdoor pool and slide. The site feels safe which is great for children. The entertainment was great, the weekly Boule competition is a great plus (very inclusive!) We would certainly return to this site in future!”

3km from Nantes. 4* campsite. 40 Pitches and 35 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

#10. Camping L’Eden*

Camping l'eden

The Camping L’Eden campsite is situated in la Baule, a beautiful seaside resort, on 5 hectares of land, only 2 miles from the beach. There are 6 swimming pools with a pet farm that will the children will love. There is also a bar, local farm produce and a shop on site.

We have for many years holidayed here with our family. The reception, the owners and staff, the accommodation, the site facilities including the additional bathing and toilet blocks, are all absolutely fabulous.”

60km from Nantes. 4* campsite. 40 Pitches and 45 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#11. Camping Sites et Paysage de l’Etang

Paysages d I etang

Camping Sites et Paysage de l’Etang is located in the heart of the Loire Valley and is close to some wonderful castles and beautiful little villages and towns. It boasts 6 pools with go-karting and a mini farm onsite. For the adults there is organised local food and wine tasting! There are excellent activities for children including campfires, discos and sirop tasting. It is the perfect campsite for families.

“The Kids’ Club staff were superb. Friendly staff. Very clean and well maintained. Lovely sizeable, warm showers. Park next to campsite was ideal for families. We had a pass for a week and visited several times. Pitches are a good size. Quiet at night. We loved our stay and wanted to stay longer. Unfortunately it was fully booked so we couldn’t. Planning to go back next year.”

91km from Nantes and 87km from Tours. 4* campsite. 97 Pitches and 41 Rentals. Pets Allowed

#12. Yelloh Village Parc de Montsabert*

Yelloh Village Parc de Montsabert

The Yelloh Village Parc de Montsabert campsite is located at the foot of the castle of Montsabert, a few kilometers from the most beautiful river in France, the Loire. An indoor heated swimming pool, a heated outdoor aqua park, sports facilities, entertainment and various activities await you during your stay.

There is a restaurant, bar and mini market onsite.

91km from Nantes and 81km from Tours. 4* campsite. 91 Pitches and 62 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

You might also enjoy reading Best Family Campsites in France Recommended by Parents

Campsites in Languedoc

#13. Les Sablons Club

The Les Sablons Club, located right on the Mediterranean near Béziers, offers a huge variety of amenities. From 6 swimming pools, to onsite restaurants and pizzeria, bike rental, kids and teen clubs, there’s heaps to do at this fabulous family friendly campsite.

55km from Montpellier Airport. 5* campsite. 220 Pitches, 400 Rentals. Pets welcome – dogs, cats.

“We loved, loved, loved our stay at Les Sablons. The Animations team set the tone and engaged so well with the kids it allowed ‘us’ the parents to use and enjoy the amazing adult only facilities more than imagined. The accommodation, facilities and access to the beach are great and plenty to do in a safe and secure site. Lots of staff around always willing to help!”

You might also enjoy reading 8 Fantastic Family-Friendly Campsites in Languedoc

#14. Flower Camping Peyrelade

 

Situated at the foot of the Tarn gorges, right on the river Tarn, the Flower Camping Peyrelade campsite is set in stunning scenery. With 4 on-site swimming pools, kids club, kids activities, evening entertainment and more amenities, this campsite truly is family friendly.

Located 86km from Montpellier Airport. 4* campsite. 190 Pitches, 53 Rentals. Pets allowed for pitches.

“Everything, the whole site and all the staff were exceptional. We have toured France over the past 30 years, this site really stands out.”

#15. Yelloh! Village – Le Serignan-Plage

You’ll love Yelloh! Village – Le Serignan-Plage campsite located close to the Hérault valley, with an air of a typical Provencal farmhouse. With 6 swimming pools, kids club, teen club there’s plenty for kids to do, and for parents, don’t miss a spa treat at the campsite’s own spa and wellbeing area.

59km from Montpellier Airport. 5* campsite. 271 Pitches, 475 Rentals. Pets allowed on pitches.

Excellent location. Friendly and helpful staff. Well kitted out accommodation well located close to pool for small children and short walk from beach. Aiming to return next year! 

#16. Domaine de la Cascade

Located in the lovely village of St. Rome de Tarn, alongside the river and the hills, the Domaine de la Cascade campsite has a friendly, family atmosphere. On-site, the campsite offers many ameniites: swimming-pool, indoor tennis court, canoeing, hiking, fishing and dancing evenings.

103km from Carcassonne Airport. 4* campsite. 49 Pitches, 46 Rentals. Pets allowed: dogs, cats.

“Well run, clean camping with friendly staff, ideal for our family with 5 teenagers 13-18 years old. Built on a slope, beautiful views of the Tarn and valley.”

You might also enjoy reading Fantastic Family Resorts in France Recommended by Parents

#17. Camping Le Haras

Camping Le Haras located just 7km from the beaches at Argelès, is a charming, smaller campsite with very friendly staff. Amongst the amenities on offer are 2 swimming pools, games room, outdoor playground and kids activities during high season. It’s also pet friendly.

14km from Perpignan Airport. 3* campsite. 100 Pitches, 19 Rentals. Pets welcome.

“All I can say is what a fantastically well run and organised campsite and all the staff are always very friendly and cannot do enough to help in anyway. We have always been made to feel so so welcome and this is why we always love coming back year after year! Great place!”

You might also enjoy reading Hidden Gems for Families to Discover Near Perpignan

#18. Camping Le Moulin de Sainte Anne

A tiny gem of a campsite, everything is available at Camping Le Moulin de Sainte Anne to spend a relaxing holiday. With 3 swimming pools on site, outdoor playground, indoor games room and organised activities for the kids. And for Mum and Dad you can enjoy some of the nearby walks, tasting fresh, local produce and of course, wine, and meeting local people who love sharing their passion for the area.

13km from Carcassonne Airport. 4* campsite. 43 Pitches, 17 Rentals. Pets on request.

“The family made you feel welcome and nothing was too much trouble. You really felt like a member of the local community as the restaurant was used by not only the campsite visitors but also the village people. Gave you a real feel for French community life.”

#19. Domaine La Yole*

domaine la yole campsite languedoc

At Domaine La Yole you have everything you need for a delightful holiday in France: an aqua park, playgrounds, sports ground, restaurants, bars, games and activities. And best of all, this campsite has a vineyard and winery so you can taste wines produced right on your doorstep! There’s also a farm with a restaurant producing delicious French fare.

77km from Montpellier Airport. 5* campsite. 300 Pitches and Rentals. Pet allowed at selected accommodation types and pitches.

“Excellent base for visiting the area this was our second visit and there are still areas we would like to visit. Beach, on-site food and wine shops. Great pools for kids of all ages. Decent sized pitches.”

#20. Les Genêts*

Les Genêts stands on the shores of Pareloup lake, an inland sea surrounded by gently sloping beaches, in the middle of the rolling countryside. The real delight for kids will be the water park, with waterslides, Jacuzzi, lazy river and covered pool. Les Genêts is also just half a mile from Merlin Plage, with its thrilling water park, safe sandy beach and choice of restaurants.

124km from Toulouse. 4* campsite. 83 pitches and 40 rentals and Pets allowed.

“Lakeside pitch beautiful. Facilities spotless. Staff friendly. Loved that we could take a boat out on the lake and cycle into the local town for lunch.”

Campsites Near Bordeaux and Bergerac

#21. RCN le Moulin de la Pique*

RCN-Le-Moulin

The RCN le Moulin de la Pique campsite in the Dordogne has generous camping pitches, comfortable static caravans and spacious holiday cottages on a beautiful rural estate in one of the loveliest regions of France. The campsite has 4 swimming pools and 3 water slides, a games room, kids & teens club and outdoor playground so there’s plenty to amuse the kids during your stay.

43km from Bergerac Airport. 5* Campsite. 188 Pitches, 51 Rentals. Pets allowed

#22. Camping Le Paradis

camping le paradis

The Camping Le Paradis campsite is at the destination you have been dreaming of, located at the edge of the Vézère River near Montignac-Lascaux. You’ll find the owners and staff attentive to your needs and wishes, happy to share their passion for outdoor activities with you.

With 4 swimming pools, a children’s club and activities such as go-karting, kayaking and hiking, this campsite also has an onsite bar, restaurant and mini market.

49km from Bergerac Airport. 5* Campsite. 149 Pitches, 31 Rentals. Pets allowed.

“The family who own the campsite are great, welcoming, friendly. I have been coming here for many years. The layout is fantastic, it is very safe for children & lots of activities to do. Really cannot fault it & recommend a stay.”

You might also enjoy reading 8 Campsites Near Bordeaux and Bergerac That The Family Will Love

#23. Castel Domaine de La Paille Basse*

campsites near bordeaux

In the heart of woodland at the top of a hill, le Domaine de La Paille Basse is a medieval village entirely restored according to the local architecture. The three farms, which make up this hamlet have all the modern facilities to guarantee a comfortable stay. Have a holiday on an exceptionally friendly campsite, in peaceful surroundings.

The campsite boasts a waterpark and 7 swimming pools and offers activities such as mountain biking, volleyball and a full multi sports field. The campsite has a restaurant and bar and offers evening entertainment and discos for children and teens.

76km from Bergerac Airport 5* Campsite. 125 Pitches, 110 Rentals. Pets allowed in High Season.

“Superb facilities and extremely friendly and helpful staff.”

#24. Camping Pomport Beach*

Camping Pomport Beach

Camping Pomport Beach is a 13 acre site located between the villages of Pomport and Sigoulès in the south-west of the Dordogne, in the wine making region known as the Périgord Pourpre.

This campsite has a children’s club, 6 swimming pools as well as a 3 acre lake for swimming, fishing and canoeing. It also has a bar and pizzeria on site.

9km from Bergerac Airport 3* Campsite. 67 Pitches, 30 Rentals. Pets allowed on request.

“Restaurant – food and staff was amazing. Location is great. Kids loved the pool and slides.”

#25. Camping La Rivière Fleurie

Camping la riviere fleurie

Located just 20 minutes from St Emilion and 1 hour from Bordeaux, Camping La Rivière Fleurie  is a quiet family campsite surrounded by nature. It has 3 swimming pools, bar and restaurant at the campsite with kayaking nearby.

55km from Bordeaux Airport. 3* Campsite. 66 Pitches, 26 rentals. Pets allowed.

“This is a fantastic site ran by a family for families. If you are looking for somewhere to relax and enjoy the peaceful evenings this is the place, there is entertainment on in the season but from 11pm it is quiet time. Staff are all friendly. The local village has a small Carrefour Express open everyday. The lake is a great place to mess about on the water in kayaks or dinghys. Pool complex is great and if it gets too busy there’s the beach.”

#26. Flower Camping La Clairière*

Flower camping la clairiere

Located in Landes on the Atlantic coast, relax under the sun at the swimming pool area and settle on a quiet camping pitch or in a comfortable mobile home at Flower Camping La Clairière. You’ll share great friendly moments at the restaurant and have fun at the various daily activities at the campsite.

Everything is ready for you to spend an unforgettable holiday: kids and teen clubs, water parks, horse riding and paddling down the river.

80km from Bordeaux Airport. 3* Campsite. 70 Pitches, 55 Rentals. Pets allowed

“This is a delightful campsite run by a friendly, hard working family who do everything to make the stay enjoyable. Beautifully situated next to the Dordogne river, it is very tranquil and peaceful.”

#27. Camping Landes Bleues

Camping Landes Bleues

Located near the beaches of Mimizan, just by the Atlantic Ocean and near the lake of Aureilhan, the campsite Les Landes Bleues nestles in woods, in the shade of pines, maples and oaks. With 8 swimming pools and a children’s club the site also has a bar and restaurant and offers entertainment for both kids and adults.

83km from Bordeaux Airport 4* Campsite. 57 Pitches, 40 Rentals. Pets allowed in high season.

“Friendly staff, great pool, clean new caravan. Site ideal for the kids to ride around safely, 10 minutes from amazing beaches in Mimizan. A beautifully clean and quiet site with a great swimming pool and slides for the children. Good and very clean shower/toilet facilities. Nice bar area.”

#28. Camping Mayotte Vacances*

Campsites near bordeaux

Located in forested grounds on a lake, Camping Mayotte Vacances is close to Biscarrosse beach and the regional natural park at Landes de Gascogne. This family friendly campsite near Bordeaux has 8 swimming pools (yes 8!) within a waterpark and offers both kids clubs and teens clubs.

The site also boasts a bar and restaurant and has an onsite mini market.

63km from Bordeaux Airport. 5* campsite. 132 Pitches, 385 Rentals. Pets allowed.

Campsites Near La Rochelle and in La Vendee

#29. Airotel Camping Oleron*

Airotel Campsite

Situated only 1 km from the Château d’Oléron and the sea, the AIROTEL Camping Oleron has extensive facilities including 6 swimming pools, a waterpark and many excursions available in the attached forest park.

The campsite has a full restaurant and bar and both baby and children’s clubs.

“We loved the general feel of the campsite, the fact it is quite quiet, close to town but still felt very much like a campsite.”

30Km from La Rochelle. 4* campsite. 130 pitches, 135 rentals. Pets allowed.

#30. L’Orée du Bois*

L'Oree du Bois

In the heart of the Coubre Hills, and 4km from the Cote Sauvage and its vast, fine sandy beaches, the Orée du Bois campsite offers you a heaven of peace, relaxation, leisure and comfort. The campsite boasts a waterpark and offers activities such as horse riding and waterspouts.

There’s entertainment for both kids and adults, and a restaurant and bar onsite.

47km from La Rochelle. 4* campsite. 410 Pitches and 180 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

You might also enjoy reading Family Friendly Campsites Near La Rochelle and in La Vendee

#31. Flower Camping Les Pins Royan

Flower Camping Les Pins

Just 2.5 km from the sea and the sandy beaches along the Atlantic Ocean, and 500 meters from the forest, the very sunny climate at Flower Camping Les Pins Royan  allows you to fully enjoy the advantages of the outdoors.

This campsite has 4 swimming pools and a children’s club with activities for all the family including evening entertainment.

“Very friendly and helpful staff. Good location to beaches and town.”

56km from La Rochelle. 3* campsite. 38 Pitches and 77 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#32. Flower Camping Le Petit Paris

Flower Camping le petit paris

Campsite Le Petit Paris is situated on the Côte de Lumière, between sea and countryside in a green and natural setting. It is close to Sables d’Olonne and its beautiful fine sandy beaches.

The campsite has 7 pools and offers extensive activities for the kids and also has entertainment in the evenings for adults. The campsite has a full restaurant and bar.

“Really lovely accommodation, comfortable and very clean on arrival. Friendly campsite. Well spaced areas. Good pool facility for the children. Near the beaches and the town of Les Sables…”

56km from La Rochelle. 4* campsite. 70 Pitches and 45 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#33. Castel La Garangeoire

Castel la Garangeoire

The Castel La Garangeoire campsite in the Vendée lies on the stones of an ancient Gallo-Roman temple and is a world away from the hustle and bustle of the coastal resorts.

It boasts 8 swimming pools, a children’s club and even offers babysitting if the adults want to go off and explore the nearby towns.

“This is a site you really don’t need to leave – there is so much to do for kids and adults alike. It is lovely to stay on a family run site where the owners really care about your experience. This of course is also reflected in their staff who are all so friendly and helpful. It’s easy to see why so many people return time and time again!”

70km from La Rochelle. 4* campsite. 151 Pitches, 182 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#34. Flower Camping La Bretonniere

Flower camping la Bretonniere

Nestled in more than six hectares of shady parkland La Bretonnière is certainly not lacking in space – or greenery. There are facilities for all the family including 6 pools and entertainment during the day and night with a children’s club onsite.

“Fantastic location for exploring the Vendee region. A beautiful and quiet family run campsite. Very friendly staff. Great activities to amuse the children. Splash pool was a favourite. We will be back again.”

69km from La Rochelle. 4* campsite. 117 Pitches and 48 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#35. Camping Village de La Guyonnière*

Camping village de la guyonniere

The La Guyonniere campsite is on an estate of 30 hectares, 300 metres from Lake Jaunay and is nestled in open undulating green countryside.

It has 7 pools, a children’s club and numerous onsite facilities. It also boasts a bar and restaurant onsite.

71km from La Rochelle. 5* campsite. 178 Pitches and 136 Rentals. Pets allowed

#36. Domaine de Soulac*

Domaine de soulac

Domaine de Soulac is a family run campsite with 7 heated pools, waterslide with services and entertainment for all the family. The perfect place to spend your holiday with family or friends in the midst of nature!

74km from La Rochelle. 4* campsite. 180 Rentals. No Pets allowed

#37. Les Cyprès

Flower camping les cypres

The campsite Les Cyprès is located in a quiet, shady setting, 600m from the beach with direct access. It has 4 pools, a children’s club and offers extensive outdoor activities. It has a bar and restaurant and evening entertainment

“Have stayed here 6 years running. Lovely, friendly campsite. Very safe for the kids. Friendly staff. Great shop. Fantastic beach on the doorstep. Good local bike routes. Great entertainment in the evening. Fantastic campsite.”

81km from La Rochelle. 3* campsite. 145 Pitches and 80 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#38. Domaine de Bellevue

Domaine de Bellevue

Ideally located in the heart of the Vendée countryside, the Domaine de Bellevue campsite has 2 fishing lakes, an animal park and 8 swimming pools. It offers numerous activities for the family including archery and biking. It has a full restaurant, a bar and evening entertainment.

“Very good friendly staff very welcoming and understood English very well”

87Km from La Rochelle. 3* campsite. 40 Pitches and 70 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#39. Camping du Lac de La Chausselière

Camping de la chaussilere

Camping du Lac de La Chausselière is a family campsite located next to a lake, promoting nature, quality and friendliness. The campsite is settled in a beautiful natural domain and offers large camping pitches and mobile homes all equipped with a spacious wooden terrace. It has 5 pools and is perfect for kayaking and fishing.

“The campsite was small, beautifully run and really tranquil with great amenities. A true family campsite.”

88km from La Rochelle. 3* campsite. 47 Pitches and 34 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

#40. Camping Le California

Camping le California

The Camping Le California campsite, situated in the Vendee, has 3 pools and even has go-karting onsite! It has a children’s club, a restaurant and bar.

“Very friendly atmosphere and helpful staff especially reception. Kids loved the swimming pools.”

91km from La Rochelle. 4* campsite. 39 Pitches and 186 Rentals. Pets allowed.

Campsites in Brittany and Normandy

#41. Castel Château de Galinée*

Castel Chateau de galinee

The Castel Château de Galinée campsite is located in a 14 hectare wooded and shaded park between Cap Fréhel and Saint Malo and is only 5 minutes from number of beautiful beaches. It has a waterpark with 7 pools, kids clubs, mini-golf, tennis, fishing, billiards, a restaurant, bar and mini market on site.

“The children loved the swimming pools. All of the staff were very friendly. The go-karts were good fun. There was a nice friendly atmosphere across the site. Lots to do in the area.”

18km from St Malo. 5* campsite. 150 Pitches and 123 Rentals. Pets allowed on request.

#42. Camping Haliotis

Situated between Brittany and Normandy, just 9km from Mont St Michel, Camping Haliotis lies on the edge of a river bank. The site has 4 pools, kids club and a leisure centre. It has a restaurant, bar and mini market on site and plenty of activities to enjoy including fishing, table football, volleyball, bike rental and kayaking.

“Overall the layout was very good and very friendly staff. Easy walk into town which was a bonus and really enjoyed the cycle ride to Mont St Michel. Would fully recommend this welcoming site.”

38km from St Malo. 3* campsite. 124 Pitches and 43 Rentals. Pets allowed.

You might also enjoy reading Top Family Friendly Campsites in Brittany and Normandy

#43. Camping La Route Blanche*

Camping la route blanche

The beautiful family friendly Camping La Route Blanche campsite is situated in the Bay of Mont Saint Michel close to Granville. This site has a heated waterpark with 7 pools, kids club and 2 golf courses. The site also has a pizzeria, bar and mini market on site. Along with a boules area, table tennis, fitness park and many more fun activities for all ages to enjoy.

“Friendly staff; easy access to GR (marked footpath) along sand dunes. We walked north to Coudeville plage and south to Granville. Can also just follow the beach!”

41km from St Malo, 5* 131 Pitches and 40 Rentals. Pets allowed on pitches only.

#44. La Corniche

Camping la corniche

La Corniche is located in lovely Baie d’Audierne and is close to a number of fabulous beaches. The site has a number of pools, kids clubs and offers activities like mountain biking and billiards. It has a food shop with bakery and bar on site.

“Beautiful, white sandy beaches within a mile. Never overcrowded. Audierne a, small fishing port with some nice restaurants about 4 miles away. Port Poulhan within 2 miles. This is our fourth year at La Corniche! Speaks for itself.”

89km from Roscoff. 3* campsite. 80 Pitches and 35 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#45. Camping Le Panoramic

Camping le panoramic

Camping Le Panoramic is located in a treelined and landscaped environment, 500m from a large, fine sand beach. It has 4 pools, kids club and offers evening entertainment, concerts and watersports. The campsite has a restaurant, bar and foodstore on site.

“Campsite was quiet, relaxing, reception staff were always helpful and friendly and spoke good English.”

86km from Roscoff. 3* campsite. 59 Pitches and 60 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#46. Camping de la Plage Benodet*

Camping de la plage benodet

The Camping de la Plage Bénodet campsite is situated only 300m from the seafront in Benodet, a charming seaside resort on the South coast in Brittany. The site has a waterpark with 7 pools with a kids club and playgroup. It has a restaurant, bar and mini market on site. There are many activities to enjoy including a cinema, water sports, biliards, bike hire, gym, tennis courts and a sports field.

“The accommodation was clean and modern. Campsite in a fantastic location. Staff were friendly and extremely helpful and went above and beyond when we were stuck without transport in town!”

95km from Roscoff. 3* campsite. 160 Pitches and 110 rentals. Pets allowed.

#47. Camping La Gallouette

Camping la gallouette

Camping La Gallouette is perfectly located, just a 5 minute walk from the sea, harbour and shops, and close to places to visit like Hougue Tower, Château Vauban on Tatihou Island, and a number of UNESCO monuments. The site has 5 pools, kids club and entertainment in the evening for young and old. There is a restaurant, bar, mini market and bakery.

“Couldn’t ask for a better place to stay, staff were polite and helpful, site was clean and tidy was within walking distance of village centre. Everything we went to see and do was within a reasonable distance. There was plenty to do with a fair over the weekend of our arrival and a circus and medieval display the following weekend. We would have loved to have stayed longer, Next time we will!”

25km from Cherbourg. 4* campsite. 100 Pitches and 31 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#48. Flower Camping Le Haut Dick

Flower camping le haut dick

Flower Camping Le Haut Dick is a family campsite in the Natural Park of Cotentin and close to the port town of Carentan. This site is perfect for exploring all of the historical sites and beaches in Normandy. The site has 4 pools, kids club, watersports club and multi sports field with numerous outdoor activities. There is also a restaurant, bar and local farm produce for tasting.

“The site was ideally situated for our holiday, there was everything we needed on site and in the local town, the site was well kept and tidy, the accommodation was perfect for our needs as a family but more than anything the owners and staff were very friendly and helpful, making sure our stay was everything we wanted, they made our stay special, we would certainly stay here again. :-)”

45km from Cherbourg. 3* campsite. 74 Pitches and 26 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#49. Camping Sandaya La Côte de Nacre*

Camping sandaya la cote de nacre

Camping Sandaya La Cote de Nacre is located in Calvados, Normandy, only 500 metres from the extensive beach at Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer.

With 7 swimming pools, heated water park and water slides, as well as many activities including horse riding, tennis, rock climbing, mountain biking, this is a great place for kids, teens and adults. The campsite has kids and teen clubs; there’s a restaurant/bar and even an ATM on site.

95km from Cherbourg. 5* campsite. 150 Pitches and 350 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#50. Yelloh Village le Ridin

Yelloh Villahe le ridin

Yellow Village Le Ridin is located at the heart of the Somme Bay and is only 2km from the beach. The site has 3 pools, kids club and has cycling and hiking tracks in close by. It also has a restaurant, bar, mini market and offers evening entertainment and concerts.

“Definitely recommend this site. Great little campsite, friendly staff and fab facilities (swimming pool, showers/toilet blocks, groceries) Pitches were great – individually designated with plenty of space. Felt safe and secure in a friendly community of the site. Nearby beaches and activities kept us busy for the week (2 adults, 13yo and 8yo) and the campsite can also provide discounted rates for some local attractions.”

80km from Calais. 4* campsite. 160 Pitches and 49 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

#51. Flower le Domaine du Rompval

 Flower le domaine du rompval

The Flower le Domaine du Rompval campsite is located in the heart of the Somme surrounded by a protected natural park. The site has two pools, kids club and biking tracks on site and offers bike hire. It also has a BBQ bar, food store and offers evening concerts.

“Great facilities and a well maintained, welcoming campsite. The children really enjoyed the pool, bouncy castle and play area. There is also plenty to do and see in the local area. We really enjoyed our stay and hope to return.”

102km from Calais. 3* campsite. 89 Pitches and 32 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#52. Camping Val de Trie

Camping val de trie

Only 6 miles from the Bay of Somme, the shady, picturesque Camping Val de Trie campsite is situated in the valley of the river Trie, in the heart of the countryside, but also near the sea. The campsite has heated swimming and paddling pools, jacuzzi, fishing pond, bouncy castle, trampoline and organised activities, farm animals, children’s club, grocery and you can have fresh bread delivered to your pitch or rental.

“The sizes of the pitches. The friendliness of the staff. The things to do in the area. The facilities on site (bar, restaurant, pool, kiddies areas, fishing). We loved it.”

97km from Calais. 4* campsite. 76 Pitches and 24 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

Campsites Near Nice, for Provence and Cote d’Azur

#53. Sandaya Douce Quiétude*

Sandaya Douce Quietude

Sandaya Douce Quiétude nestles in the shadows of a vast pine forest, at the foot of the Esterel Massif and close to the Verdon Gorge and offers sumptuous surroundings to camp in.

There are plenty of activities on the campsite including a waterpark with 7 swimming pools, kids & teens clubs, evening entertainment, bike hire and an outdoor playground. There’s a restaurant, pizzeria, food shop as well as a fitness centre on site.

40km from Nice. 5* campsite. 78 Pitches and 271 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#54. Sandaya Domaine du Verdon*

Sandaya domaine du verdon

The Sandaya Domaine du Verdon campsite is located in the heart of Provence close to the town of Castellane. There is a waterpark with 6 pools and there are kids and teens clubs to amuse the children.

The campsite offers activities like mini golf and archery and also provides evening entertainment. There is a restaurant, bar, bakery and mini market.

61km from Nice. 4* campsite. 500 Pitches and 130 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

#55. Yelloh Village La Bastiane*

Yelloh Village la bastiane

The Yelloh Village La Bastiane campsite is located in a pinewood forest in the heart of a natural landscape, only 7km from the beaches of Fréjus.

The site has a waterpark with 5 pools, a kids club and offers numerous activities like horse riding and biking, concerts and evening entertainment. There’s a restaurant, bar and mini market available.

52km from Nice. 5* campsite. 50 Pitches and 130 Rentals. Pets allowed.

#56. Castle Domaine de La Bergerie*

Castel Domaine de la Bergerie

At only 10 mins drive from the coast, in a natural woodland setting of 60 hectares, you’ll be seduced by the natural charm of la Bergerie.

The campsite boasts a waterpark with 8 pools, kids and teens clubs, multi sports field, evening entertaiment and mini golf. There is a restaurant, bar, bakery, pizzeria with delivery option and a mini market.

“Fantastic aqua park area. Restaurant with great atmosphere and food. Very dog friendly. Very good boulangerie, rotisserie and shop. location good for visiting Nice, Cannes, Monaco and St. Tropez.”

52km from Nice. 5* campsite. 200 Pitches and 350 Rentals. Pets allowed on request.

#57. Camping Les Cigales*

Camping le Cigales

Camping Les Cigales is situated in the heart of the Provence close to the village of Le Muy and nestled between the Maures massive and the beautiful red rocks of the Esterel mountains, only 20km from the Mediterranean Sea.

There’s a waterpark with 6 pools, kids club and the campsite offers activities such as horse riding and hiking. There’s a restaurant, bar and mini market and evening entertainment

58km from Nice and 51km from Toulon. 4* campsite. 15 Pitches and 450 Rentals. Pets not allowed.

#58. Flower Camping Provence Vallée

Flower camping provence Vallee

Flower Camping Provence Vallée is a small family campsite at the heart of Manosque, a beautiful site ideally located between the Gorges du Verdon and the Luberon, in the heart of Provence.

The campsite has pools and offers both kids and teen clubs. There is a beautiful outdoor bar and BBQ also on site and a pizzeria, take away, bread and food store. And there is evening entertainment.

“Lovely clean, well-kept and relaxed site with a great pool. Clement & Charlene were very friendly and helpful. Bart, the kids club/entertainment guy, was really good and there was range of activities for different ages. The visiting food trucks offer an alternative to cooking in the evening and are reasonably priced – good pizzas, crepes and the Friday BBQ was excellent. Evening entertainment was enjoyable and low key – the outdoor bar area is very nice and relaxed. Lots to do in the surrounding area, Provence is beautiful. Highly recommend.”

67km from Marseilles. 3* campsite. 67 Pitches and 39 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

#59. Camping Du Pont D’Avignon

Camping du pont d avignon

The Camping Du Pont D’Avignon campsite is located at the gates of Provence on the island of Barthelasse facing the famous Bridge of Avignon and the City of the Popes.

The campsite has 3 pools, a kids club and games and entertainment rooms. The site also has a restaurant, bar and mini market and offers evening entertainment.

“Best value for the money. Easy access to Avignon by the ferry after short walk. Nice amenities: clean pool, bar/restaurant kept good hours, laundry facilities, playground and pétanque court. Safe, clean, comfortable = excellent!”

38km from Nimes and 66km from Marseilles. 4* campsite. 290 Pitches and 24 Rentals. Pets Allowed.

#60. Camping Port Pothuau*

Camping Port Pothau

Camping Port Pothuau is located in the heart of the sunniest region of France and all the famous Riviera Tourist centres of the Var region (Iles d’Or, Brégançon, Bormes-les-Mimosas, St Tropez, les Gorges du Verdon, etc).

Just 1km from the beach, the campsite has a waterpark with 5 pools and a kids club. Facilities also include restaurants, bar and mini market, pizzeria, bread, farm produce and evening entertainment. You can choose self-catering, half board or full board options and get packed lunches made for excursions.

“The pool was just great for kids, safe and really good slides. The staff at reception were very helpful and friendly” 

4km from Toulon and 68km from Marseilles. 4* campsite. 80 Pitches and 300 Rentals. Pets allowed on request.

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 60 Campsites Recommended for Fun Camping in France with the Kids

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