Le Chateau des Marais

Le Chateau des Marais campsite - Loire

Le Chateau des Marais boasts an excellent location within the grounds of a traditional French manor.

The beautiful grounds provide the perfect place for families to have fun and relax and the comprehensive range of activities and facilities ensure that you have a brilliant holiday.

Why we recommend booking Le Chateau des Marais:

On site fishing lake.
Great range of activities.
Brilliant swimming pool complex.
Lots of places to visit nearby.
Family friendly campsite in the Loire countryside.

Le Chateau des Marais offers visitors a great range of ample sporting activities including football, volleyball, a gym and you can even relax with a spot of fishing at the on site lake.

You’ll find that the swimming pool complex at Le Chateau des Marais is second to none. There’s a beautiful sun terrace which boasts sun loungers and a selection of green foliage that provides you with some needed shelter during those boiling hot days. If you choose to stay here you’ll also find a sauna, jacuzzi, 5 swimming pools (some of which are covered), a great lazy river which winds it’s way between the other pools and a selection of water slides.

Le Chateau des Marais

Le Chateau des Marais campsite information:

  • Opening dates: 12/05/2017 – 09/09/2017
  • Campsite size: Medium
  • Number of pitches: 311 pitches each around 80-100m2
  • Children’s clubs: Eurocamp and Canvas Holidays
  • Nearest beach: N/A
  • Nearest river: 1km
  • Nearest lake: Direct Access
  • Dogs allowed: Yes in certain accommodation types

Getting to Le Chateau des Marais

Getting to Le Chateau des Marais:

  • Zeebrugge: 467km
  • Caen Ouistreham: 328km
  • Calais: 452km
  • Dieppe: 313km
  • Le Havre: 317km
  • Oostende: 500km
  • St Malo: 352km
  • Roscoff: 493km
  • Santander: 837km
  • Bilbao: 740km

Activities at Le Chateau des Marais

On-site activities at Le Chateau des Marais include:

Five swimming pools with slides and chutes, spa, sauna, jacuzzi, table tennis, mini golf, fishing, badminton, football, volleyball, gym, cycle hire, boules and three playgrounds.

Please note that some activities may be chargeable.

Facilities at Le Chateau des Marais

On-site facilities at Le Chateau des Marais include:

WiFi, restaurant, take away, bar, mini market, tv room, games room, washers, dryers, baby changing facilities and baby baths.

Booking Le Chateau des Marais…

Booking Le Chateau des Marais is quick and easy with Go Camp France.

The campsite can be booked through a number of our featured companies including Eurocamp 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 Le Chateau des Marais 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 Le Chateau des Marais 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!

Le Mans

Located around 133km to the northwest of Le Chateau des Marais campsite is the wonderful city of Le Mans. Anyone at all interested in motor racing, will instantly recognise Le Mans as the home of the 24 hour race which started in 1923. Thousands of visitors attend Le Mans each year to view the race with many also attending to try their hand at many of the driving experience courses that are available. What many people forget however is that Le Mans existed prior to the start of motor racing. Le Mans’ origins date back to before Roman times and there are many Roman remains that are still viewable today including the 3rd century amphitheatre and the Gallo Roman walls. Due to it’s strategic importance, Le Mans was also the scene for many battles throughout time including during the time of William the Conqueror and even World War 1 and World War 2. Whether you’re interested in motor racing, French history or just fancy a spot of shopping, Le Mans is a great place to visit.

Orleans

Orleans has been of strategic importance dating back as far as Gallic times when it was known as Cenabum. This principal city of the Loire can be found around 41km to the northeast of Le Chateau des Marais campsite and is well worth a visit if you have time to spare. Orleans is steeped in history being best known as the city that New Orleans in America is named after and the place that Joan of Arc saved from siege in 1429. Due to her endeavours to save the city, Joan of Arc was known as the Maid of Orleans or (La Pucelle d’Orleans).
The city itself boasts a variety of different sightseeing opportunities such as the Sainte Croix Cathedral, the Gallo Roman wall that dates back to the 4th century AD, the Musee des Beaux Arts d’Orleans which holds art works from the 15th to 20th Century and a reconstruction of the house that Joan of Arc stayed in.

Chateau de Chaumont

Chateau de Chaumont is a spectacular castle which can be found 38km to the southwest of Le Chateau des Marais campsite along the Loire river. The Chateau sits on a hill overlooking the river and was originally constructed in the 10th Century to protect the borders between the areas of Anjou and Blois. Unfortunately there is nothing left of the original Chateau as it was destroyed by King Louis XI in the 15th Century. What stands here now is a beautiful Renaissance style Chateau which is a great place to visit with many rooms within the Chateau offering visitors the chance to view a variety of antiques and artworks with the aim of showing what life would have been like in the Chateau during it’s heyday.
The Chateau and it’s grounds are truly spectacular but those interested in art will love the multitude of contemporary art exhibitions and displays which are dotted around the Chateau, it’s outbuildings and it’s grounds.

Adventure Park

Around 71km to the southwest of Le Chateau des Marais campsite is the village of Nancy and the Adventure Park. This brilliant tree top adventure park and paintball course will provide children and adults with a great place to have a lot of outdoor fun.
There are a variety of different tree courses for various ages (from 6 and over) and abilities with a selection of different rope climbs, ladders, swings and zip lines available to challenge you. For those under the height and age requirements there’s also a playground and for those older ones looking for a bit more excitement, the paintball arena will give you a great challenge in warfare.

Wherever you decide to explore whilst camping at Le Chateau des Marais 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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