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The Massif Central from Limousin to the Rhone and Ardèche

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Massif Central mapArea 5 :   Central southern France  
Small campsites in the Massif Central - Auvergne - Rhône & Limousin
Upland areas of central southern France between Haute Vienne and the Rhone and Ardèche
Farm camping, natural areas and other small-scale campsites

 Covid-19 info  French campsites are looking forward to a good summer in 2024, specially small campsites, like those in this guide, that do not accommodate large crowds of closely packed visitors. And overall, the smaller the campsites, the less people there will be, so the lower the risks will be too. Besides, smaller campsites, particularly those that are family-run, have a huge interest in making sure they do not present any health risk.
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Campsites in Limousin

  • Aire naturelle -  Dordogne  🍀(19 Corrèze)  Aire Naturelle La Champagne-Dordogne... the name gives you the basic idea of our place; quiet, green, and right on the banks of the river Dordogne in the middle of untouched nature..
  • Small Corrèze campsite  (19 Corrèze)    Peaceful and relaxing campsite with informal camping, caravan or motorhome pitches including EHU. Fully equipped yurt and Lotus Belle also for hire. Perfect for a holiday or stop off. 

Campsites in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (west of the Rhone)

  • Camping La Source, 🍀 (07 Ardèche) ●    Calm three-star family campsite in the traditional camping spirit. 2 pools, paddling pool, play area, mini-farm. Bread, bar and restaurants and family entertainment. 62 pitches + rental chalets. 
  • Camping les Silhols, 🍀 (07 Ardèche) ●   Small campsite with 25 pitches and eight rental units not far from the Ardèche gorge. We speak Dutch and English. 
  • Camping Vivarais, (07 Ardèche)  In the valley of the Doux near Lamastre, a small campsite with pitches, a choice of rental units including furnished tents, and heated pool.  Online booking
  • Camping near Brioude, (43 Haute Loire)  Located on the banks of the river Allier, the Bageasse campsite has 54 camping pitches plus a choice of rental units including  chalets, ecolodges and pods.
  • Camping Monbartoux, 🍀 (63 Puy de Dome) ●   Small campsite with 46 pitches and eight rentals located in the Livradois Forez Regional park near Thiers
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Most campsites listed on have less than 50 units in all (camping pitches and units for hire). Some are much smaller, and many have no more than a couple of fixed units (chalets, furnished tents, log cabins etc.) for hire. Some have no rental units, and are exclusively for visitors with their own tent or caravan. Some have swimming pools. A few campsites have between 60 and 100 units, 100 being the current limit.

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Tourist guide to France
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A short- guide to Limousin
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Gites in Auvergne and Limousin
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