Camping Les Ilates is a small yet wonderful campsite that’s located on the Ile de Re which is just off the French coast near to the beautiful city of La Rochelle.
Ideal for those families who wish to relax, Camping Les Ilates also boasts a great range of facilities and activities to keep the whole family happy.
Why we recommend booking Camping Les Ilates campsite:
Lovely peaceful campsite.
Nearest beach 750m away.
Lots of great attractions nearby.
Great range of cycle routes nearby.
Along with a great variety of water sports available nearby, the campsite boasts a variety of sporting activities, 2 swimming pools and is located just 750m from the nearest beautiful sandy beach.
Those looking to discover the local area and the island’s, history and culture will do it best on two wheels. The island boasts a myriad of cycle tracks and routes which extend to around 60 miles. These routes link the major towns and villages on the island allowing you to get around and enjoy not only the towns and villages themselves but also some otherwise unseen scenery.
To compliment the great range of activities on site, Camping Les Ilates also offers visitors a great range of evening entertainment. You’ll find a great take away and restaurant for those evenings that you don’t feel like cooking and the bar provides a great setting for the disco, karaoke and other entertainment that’s on offer during high season.
Camping Les Ilates
- Opening dates: 28/04/2017 – 17/09/2017
- Campsite size: Small
- Number of pitches: 228 pitches each around 100m2
- Children’s clubs: On-site run children’s activities
- Nearest beach: 750m
- Nearest river: N/A
- Nearest lake: N/A
- Dogs allowed: Yes in certain accommodation types
Getting to Camping Les Ilates
- Zeebrugge: 805km
- Caen Ouistreham: 463km
- Calais: 731km
- Dieppe: 574km
- Le Havre: 458km
- Oostende: 808km
- St Malo: 350km
- Roscoff: 487km
- Santander: 650km
- Bilbao: 552km
Activities at Camping Les Ilates
Two swimming pools, table tennis, basketball, tennis, jacuzzi, cycle hire, badminton, beach volleyball, boules and a playground.
Please note that some activities may be chargeable.
Facilities at Camping Les Ilates
WiFi, take away, restaurant, bar, family disco, adult’s disco, children’s disco, animation team, games room, tv room, washers, dryers, baby changing facilities and baby baths.
Booking Camping Les Ilates…
Booking Camping Les Ilates is quick and easy with Go Camp France.
The campsite can be booked through a number of our featured companies including Eurocamp and Brittany Ferries. You can find out more about each of the companies by clicking on the relevant link above or if you’d like to find out what each company can offer you for Camping Les Ilates then please use the relevant button below.
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Days out and sightseeing
Whilst staying at Camping Les Ilates campsite why not find out what the local area has to offer. Exploring nearby towns and places of interest is a great way of making the most of your holiday in France.
Read on to find out more about some of the great things you can enjoy nearby!
Rochefort is a historical port that can be found 75km to the southeast of Camping Le Ilates campsite. This wonderful place is often overlooked by holidaymakers but in our opinion is well worth the visit.
Rochefort is filled with history, especially in regard to maritime warfare having been a Navy base and dockyard from 1665 right up until 1926.
The port is now home to a part of the Musee National de la Marine which also has museums in Paris, St Tropez, Brest, Toulon and Port Louis. The museum boasts a great deal of artefacts, sculptures, models and displays which shows visitors all about the French Navy, their buildings, ships and the people that served within the Navy.
Musee Ernest Cognacq
The Musee Ernest Cognacq is a great place to find out more about the history of the Ile de Re. The museum can be found within the Hotel de Clerjotte which dates back to the 15th Century and is located in the town of St Martin de Re which is 12km to the east of Camping Les Ilates campsite. The museum is home to some wonderful collections and the exhibits give visitors an insight into the islands history. Whilst in St Martin de Re don’t forget to take a look at the church and the wonderful fortification that is home to a number of collections and exhibitions dedicated to the history of the island.
If you’re looking for a great place to visit which offers you a variety of things to keep the whole family busy then a trip to La Rochelle should be on the cards. The city is located approximately 35km to the east of Camping Les Ilates campsite and boasts a great deal of history and culture. The old town dates back to the 17th and 18th centuries and boasts a great deal of older styled buildings. You’ll also find a variety of museums for those interested in history. Those looking for a little culture or shopping will enjoy the great variety of shops, bars, restaurants and cafes where you can sit back and watch the world go by.
Those with children will love the aquarium where you’ll find approximately 12000 different sea creatures including turtles, sharks and much much more.
Although Palmyre Zoo is located some distance away to the southeast it’s worth visiting if you have an interest in wild animals. At around 113 km away from Camping Les Ilates you’ll need to go for the whole day but Palmyre Zoo’s popularity shows how good it is. Boasting over 700000 visitors each and every year it’s one of the most popular attractions in the area.
The zoo is set within a massive pine forest and is home to animals such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, tigers, polar bears, sea lions, rhinos, hippos, elephants, giraffes, gorillas, orang-utans and a variety of other mammals, birds and reptiles.
Wherever you decide to explore whilst camping at Camping Les Ilates campsite we hope you have a wonderful time. To get directions to any of the places mentioned above download and use our Free Camping France App!
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