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Southwest France
Area 4 :   Southwest France  

Campsites in Charentes, Dordogne and southern Aquitaine - Gascony

Coastal & inland areas of southwest France
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Rural camping in Charentes

  • NEW  Small rural campsite. ( 16 - Charente)  Small, peaceful and rural 6 pitch campsite and smallholding in the south west of France offering camping a la ferme for tents, caravans and camping-cars
  •  Small campsite in rural Charente. ( 16 - Charente) 6 pitches on a former farm situated in the stunning Charente countryside but close to a large village, There is a large shared pool and play areas.
  • Camping near Bordeaux  (17 Charente Maritime)   We have limited the classification to one star, but if you want more you just have to look up to the sky at night. At La Motte the emphasis is on relaxation, not on entertainment.
  • Camping near La Rochelle (17 Charente Maritime)  Small campsite with just 25 pitches, plus 2 gypsy caravans for hire, in an orchard near La Rochelle. Enjoy the fruit, relax in our natural environment, and we'll help you have a great holiday. 
  • Riverside camping near Angoulême ( 16 - Charente)   Riverside Camping exclusively for adults in beautiful South West france. Enjoy peace and tranquillity at our friendly site while enjoying,cycling, walking, fishing or just relaxing by the pool

Rural camping in the Dordogne 

  • NEW Near Jumilhac-le-Grand   23 hectare smallholding with meadows, woodland and lakes. 3 individual secluded pitches and woodland cabin. Peaceful and tranquil, surrounded by nature.  Clear skies. Home-grown fruit & vegetables.
  • NEW  Between Dordogne and Lot   Small family friendly campsite with 11 pitches, in a beautiful natural environment. With snack bar, pool and horse-riding. Close to many of the beautiful sites of the Lot and the Dordogne.
  • NEW  Small Dordogne campsite   In beautiful Dordogne countryside just minutes from Monpazier. 10 Comfort Pitches. Two are dog friendly, with a 1m high boundary fence. Min 150sqm. Individual wifi available on pitch.
  • Camping La Grande Veyière ( 24 - Dordogne)   A quiet, idyllic campsite, secluded in the tranquil undulating  landscape of the Perigord (Dordogne), surrounded by fields and woods and connecting directly with an extensive network of footpaths. Convivial atmosphere. Located within easy reach of historic sites. Camping in de prachtige, heuvelachtige Perigord (Dordogne), midden in de natuur en de bossen. Gemoedelijke en familiale sfeer. In de buurt: wandelpaden, vele historische sites.
  • Between Bergerac & St Emilion ( 24 - Dordogne)   22 acre wooded campsite in Dordogne, with 80 pitches. Large pool with water slides, 6 acre fishing lake, summer activities. Ideal for nature lovers and peace and quiet.
  • Dordogne camping near Mussidan (24 Dordogne)   Small picturesque family campsite just 6 large pitches with elec- hook ups, choice of shade.  Boat and fishing lake, tennis court, Swimming pool all on the River Isle.  Chalet hire
  • Dordogne, south of Limoges   Small "green" campsite beside a river, with beach for children. 56 spaces. Kayaks and canoes for hire. As well as spaces for campers, this campsite offers furnished tents and 4-berth wooden-clad mobile-homes.
  • Between Mussidan and Libourne   Family campsite with shady and sunny pitches, a fenced off swimming pool and terrace, billiards, games and pizzeria, close to an outdoor activity centre.
  • Camping near Brantôme (24 Dordogne)  Calm shady campsite in the Dronne valley near Brantôme; 50 spacious pitches spread over two hectares of land. Chalet hire, pool, play area, bar and small restaurant. Green Key label campsite.   Kleine, rustige en schaduwrijke camping met 50 royale plaatsen; de camping is geschikt voor families met jonge kinderen.

Rural camping in Gironde, Basque country and the far southwest

  • Basque country campsite (64 - Pyrénées atlantiques)  -  Small *** eco-campsite, in the Basque country. 800 m from the centre of the village, with all shops and services. 15 km from Bayonne, 22 km from the Atlantic coast. Facilities for cyclists and for the disabled. 47 pitches.
  • Shaded campsite in far southwest (40 Landes de Gascogne)  - Amid the pines a natural campsite with large pitches - far from mass tourism centres, but under 20 km from the coast -  Family friendly campsite, playground. 35 pitches and 3 chalets. 
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