La Ravoire

La Ravoire campsite - The Alps

La Ravoire is a beautiful campsite which can be found at the southwestern end of Lake Annecy within the French Alps. Although La Ravoire is fairly small and peaceful it does boast a really great pool complex which is perfect for all the family.

The best thing about La Ravoire as with many campsites in this area is it’s location and views. From any point within the campsite you can see some truly wonderful mountain scenes of the Alps and these views help pursuade visitors to get out and explore the local area.

Why we recommend booking La Ravoire:

Next to Lake Annecy.
Variety of water sports available nearby.
Wonderful mountain scenery.
Great for nature lovers.
Perfect for walking, hiking, cycling and climbing.

If you choose to use La Ravoire as your base to explore the surrounding countryside you’ll find a multitude of methods of transport to help you on your way. The local lake provides ample opportunity to go canoeing, kayaking or sailing and the many trails and paths allow you to get out on foot or bicycle to see why so many people love the Alps.

The campsite boasts three swimming pools which come complete with slides but if you prefer to get back to nature then the lakeside beach lies only a short distance away.

Explore the mountains and enjoy the breathtaking views and find out why so many people return to La Ravoire year on year!

La Ravoire

La Ravoire campsite information:

  • Opening dates: 13/05/2017 – 09/09/2017
  • Campsite size: Small
  • Number of pitches: 124 pitches each around 80-100m2
  • Children’s club: None Available
  • Nearest beach: N/A
  • Nearest river: 17km
  • Nearest lake: 1km
  • Dogs allowed: Yes in certain accommodation types

Getting to La Ravoire

Getting to La Ravoire:

  • Zeebrugge: 854km
  • Caen Ouistreham: 790km
  • Calais: 838km
  • Dieppe: 748km
  • Le Havre: 752km
  • Oostende: 864km
  • St Malo: 899km
  • Roscoff: 1080km
  • Santander: 1127km
  • Bilbao: 1062km

Activities at La Ravoire

On-site activities at La Ravoire include:

Three swimming pools with slides, table tennis, badminton, volleyball, football, basketball, boules and two playgrounds.

Please note that some activities may be chargeable.

Facilities at La Ravoire

On-site facilities at La Ravoire include:

WiFi, take away, snack bar, bar, shop, mini market, family disco, tv room, games room, washers, dryers, baby changing facilities and baby baths.

Booking La Ravoire…

Booking La Ravoire is quick and easy with Go Camp France.

The campsite can be booked through a number of our featured companies including Eurocamp. 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 Ravoire 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.

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Days out and sightseeing

Whilst staying at La Ravoire 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!

Chateau de Menthon St Barnard

The medieval castle Chateau de Menthon St Barnard is located around 15km to the northeast of La Ravoire campsite and is worth visiting if you’re at all interested in French history. The castle was original constructed out of wood in around the 10th century, although the modern castle that you’ll see if you visit today was constructed in around the 13th century.
The castle offer visitors an insight into the regions history with around 105 rooms which are filled with a variety of antiquities from throughout the centuries and you’ll also find a troop of actors working at the castle who bring the castles history to life with their performances.

Doussard

Doussard is the closest village to La Ravoire campsite at a mere 3km away. A short walk will bring you to this pretty village where you can sit back, relax and enjoy some of the local produce. Doussard is not the largest of places but we think you’ll agree that the views from the village are wonderful and the small selection of shops, bars and restaurants are well worth the walk.

Aix les Bains

Aix les Bains is a beautiful town which lies around 49km to the southwest of Camping Les Fontaines on the edge of the Lac du Bourget. The town is steeped in history and is most famous for being a spa town with thermal springs that date back to Roman times. As such there are a variety of Roman remains that you can view including the Arc de Campanus and the remains of the temple near to the town hall.
In the 19th century spa towns were very popular and as a result much of the towns architecture dates back to this period of time. There’s much to see at Aix les Bains and if you’re in the area it’s well worth a visit.

Grotte et Cascade de Seythenex

Grotte et Cascade de Seythenex provides visitors with an insight into the magical natural properties of the region. Lying approximately 11km to the southeast of Camping Les Fontaines, Grotte et Cascade de Seythenex is a combination of a system of natural caves and a spectacular waterfall.
Take a trip below ground into the magical cave system and explore 250m of caves where you’ll find a variety of geological wonders. Failing that you can climb up a variety of slopes and steps to the top of the 45m waterfall which cascades down the mountainside. Once at the the top of the waterfall there’s an option for the more adventurous to jump aboard the zip wire which takes you on a 150m exhilarating journey high above the waterfall to see the area from a different perspective.

Wherever you decide to explore whilst camping at La Ferme de la Serraz 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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