Thinking of a family camping holiday to France? Campsited.com have picked out the best family friendly campsites near Nice and in Provence. Here are Family Campsites Near Nice – Ideal for Visiting Provence and Cote d’Azur:
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#1. Sandaya Douce Quiétude
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.
#2. 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.
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#3. Yelloh Village La Bastiane
The Yelloh Village La Bastiane campsite is located in a pinewood forest in the heart of a natural landscape, only 7kms 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.
#4. Castle 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.
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#5. Camping Les 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.
#6. Flower Camping Provence Vallée
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.
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#7. 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.
#8. Camping Port Pothuau
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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Over to you now. Have you stayed at any of these campsites near Nice? Have you visited Provence or Cote d’Azur with the kids? Tell us in the comments below.