La Grande Metairie campsite is set in wonderful parkland, a short distance from Carnac in the Morbihan region on the south coast of Brittany.
Although not directly on the coast, La Grande Metairie is perfect for those looking for a beach holiday. There is a great selection of beaches nearby, with the closest lying a mere 3km away.
Why we recommend booking La Grande Metairie:
A wonderful pool complex.
Near to the historic Carnac staying stones.
Family friendly beaches nearby.
A great range of on-site activities.
On-site petting zoo
Those looking to find out a little more about the area and it’s history will be please to know that the megalithic standing stones of Carnac are located directly opposite the entrance to the campsite.
The main attraction of La Grande Metairie campsite is the wonderful pool complex at it’s heart. Boasting an amazing 4 swimming pools, lazy river, five water slides, jacuzzi and whirlpool, the campsite is great for families of all ages.
Not to be forgotten, La Grande Metairie also boasts a comprehensive range of other types of activities. The campsite features activities such as horse riding, a petting zoo, pony trekking, mini golf and much more.
La Grande Metairie
- Opening dates: 20/05/2017 – 08/09/2017
- Campsite size: Large
- Number of pitches: 575 pitches each around 80-100m2
- Children’s club: Eurocamp, Canvas Holidays and on-site run children’s activities
- Nearest beach: 3km
- Nearest river: 20km
- Nearest lake: Direct Access
- Dogs allowed: Yes in certain accommodation types
Getting to La Grande Metairie
- Zeebrugge: 792km
- Caen Ouistreham: 321km
- Calais: 678km
- Dieppe: 506km
- Le Havre: 414km
- Oostende: 759km
- St Malo: 178km
- Roscoff: 180km
- Santander: 889km
- Bilbao: 798km
Activities at La Grande Metairie
Four swimming pools complete with slides, table tennis, cycle hire, basketball, horse riding, pony trekking, petting zoo, volleyball, mini golf, tennis, jacuzzi, whirlpool, a gym, boules and two playgrounds.
Please note that some activities may be chargeable.
Facilities at La Grande Metairie
WiFi, restaurant, snack bar, take away, bar, children’s disco, family disco, animation team, boutique, mini market, gift shop, tv room, games room, washers, dryers, baby changing facilities and baby baths.
Booking La Grande Metairie…
Booking La Grande Metairie is quick and easy with Go Camp France.
The campsite can be booked through a number of our featured companies including Eurocamp, Brittany Ferries, Al Fresco Holidays and Canvas Holidays. 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 La Grande Metairie then please use the relevant button below.
Have a wonderful time…safe in the knowledge that you’re booking with reputable companies and don’t forget to join our mailing list and download our camping app for year-round offers.Find out more with Eurocamp
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Days out and sightseeing
Whilst staying at La Grande Metairie 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!
Go Karting at Ploemel
Boasting the largest open air go karting track in the region, Ploemel Go Karting is great fun for all the family and is located only 10km to the north of La Grande Metairie campsite.
Race around this wonderful track, testing your driving skills on the bends whilst trying to overtake your competitors on the 130 metre long straight. Become the next Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton or Sebastian Vettel showing your driving prowess as you cross the finish line taking the all important chequered flag. The main circuit is available for drivers 7 years and up whilst younger drivers aged 3-6 can have a go at the special miniature circuit. Disabled visitors are also well catered for with the availability of specialised karts.
Lorient Submarine Base
Lorent submarine base was the main U-Boat base in the area during WW2 and offers visitors an insight into life aboard a submarine.
Take a tour around the massive concrete hangers that were once home to the U-Boats. Filled with a variety of displays, educational exhibits, animations and objects, the tour will guide you through everyday life of the submariners which once sailed beneath the sea. During your visit to the base you can also discover the important part it played in WW2 and once you’ve finished in the hangers, there’s the chance to climb aboard a decommissioned French Navy submarine.
Maritime Museum, Port Louis
Port Louis is located near to the town of Lorient 30km to the north west of La Grande Metairie. The maritime museum in Port Louis can be found housed within one of the most spectacular citadels in France. The museum is home to a variety of maritime exhibitions including armaments such as canons, a variety of models, ships, paintings and sculptures.
The citadel itself is exceptionally well preserved and the views of Lorient and the sea from the ramparts are excellent.
Parc de Jeux le P’tit Delire
There’s plenty to do for all ages at le P’tit Delire and the great news is it’s only 7km to the north of La Grande Metairie.
This wonderful family park boasts a whole range of different activities including water games in it’s splash park, inflatables, treetop trails, trampolines, mini golf, pedal karts and fun bikes. To compliment the wonderful outdoor activities the park also boasts a 600m2 indoor play area with an inflatable castle with slides, monkey bridge, tube structure, maze, obstacles and even a bouncy castle! Whatever the weather you’re sure to have a great day out.
Wherever you decide to explore whilst camping at La Grande Metairie 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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