Brittany and Normandy:
two regions make up the northwest corner of France; they enjoy an
Atlantic climate, meaning that they are relatively mild in Summer, and
not too cold in winter, specifically in the coastal areas. Brittany and
normandy are popular for cycling
, since they are easy to reach. For more
regional information, visit the Brittany
pages on About-France. com.
campsites in France are only open for a limited season. Outside of this
period, reasonably cheap and convivial accommodation is available in independent hotels
accommodation. For longer stays, an excellent solution offering great
value for money is to choose a gite or holiday cotttage. Check out gites
, since many gite owners offer highly discounted
rates outside the main summer holiday period.
1 : Northwest France
campsites in Brittany and Normandy
40 mins from Cherbourg (50 - Manche) * Located
in the countryside within easy walking or cycling of
small campsite is set in beautiful, peaceful surroundings. 6 pitches,
16 amp electric hookups. Toilets and shower block . Sandy beach 6 km at
- In the heart of Normandy
(14 - Calvados)
Small family friendly campsite, individual pitches, perfectly situated
for exploring the undulating picturesque countryside,
beaches, and tasting local cider, Calvados and cheeses.
campsite near Bayeux (14 Calvados)
with 25 spaces for tents and caravans, on an organic farm just west of
Bayeux, about 10 km from the coast.
for hire in this quiet Normandy campsite ten minutes
from Omaha beach. Covered pool.
Perche valley, (61
campsite - English spoken - with
twenty pitches set
around its orchards and its own fishing lake 4 hours from
Calais, 2.5 hours from Dieppe. Wi-Fi connection available on some
- Small campsite
in Cotentin (50
- Manche) *
Carentan and Périers, CL style English owned campsite with 6
3 grass pitches all with electric hook-up.
Toilets, showers and chemical
disposal point also. Storage available.
Camping in Brittany
Camping in Morbihan
(56 Morbihan) In the forest of Pont Calleck a short distance from the
river Scorff, this 37-pitch campsite welcomes you in a wonderful
natural environment. A paradise for nature lovers.
Le Balcon de la Baie
- (35 Ille et
Welcome to our quiet shady campsite near the Brittany-Normandy border,
not far from Mont St. Michel; pitches for tents and caravans,
chalet hire, heated pool, temporary and permanent pitches.
La Ferme de Croas Men
- (29 -
the countryside near Morlaix, close to the coast, a small rural
campsite with 50 pitches spread over 2 hectares. Chalets &
for hire. Farm animals, ideal for families and nature-lovers.
campsite near Loudeac + (22
- Côtes d'Armor)
6 pitch site with full amenities, located in a large tree
lined and cut field, with ample space and privacy for
- Côtes d'Armor)
Beautiful secluded riverside campsite in
wooded valley just 5 minutes south of Guingamp. Perfect for nature
lovers, fishing, canoe/kayak, moutain biking, hiking or simply
- Camping near
- Finistère) A
traditional Brittany campsite set in a rural valley. An ideal base for
fishing, or relaxing on site and enjoying our home grown
The Kerlaz campsite in Tréguennec, near the south western
Brittany, in the area known as "Cornouaille", is a quiet family-run
campsite with 65 pitches. It lies two kilometres from the sea, and
close to hiking trails and a bird reserve. Open from 1st April until