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Top 2016 Campsites in the North of France

Take a look at our Top 2016 Campsites in the North of France!

As summer comes to an end you’re probably starting to think about where to go on holiday in 2016. If you are undecided as to where to go camping in France in 2016, our articles in the coming weeks will hopefully help you choose!

We love family camping holidays and we know that there are many great campsites located throughout the whole of France and so we’re going to break down France into several different areas.

In each article we will choose our 5 favourite campsites from that area. As this is the first of our articles we will concentrate on the North of France

If you want to find out more about each of the campsites simply click on the relevant link to be forwarded through to the full article.

Top 2016 Campsites in the North of France

La Cote de Nacre – Normandy

La Cote de Nacre campsite Normandy, France

We’ve chosen La Cote de Nacre campsite not only because of it’s closeness to the cross Channel ports but also due to it’s brilliant facilities and it’s perfect location.

La Cote de Nacre offers a great swimming pool and range of activities with bouncy castles for younger children, a bar, take away and much, much more. The nearest beach is within walking distance but the campsites biggest bonus is the fact it lies within easy reach of the historical D-Day landing beaches, museums, monument and cemeteries located throughout Normandy.

La Croix du Vieux Pont – Paris

La Croix du Vieux Pont Campsite

La Croix du Vieux Pont campsite occupies a great location near to Paris and Disneyland Paris with the benefit of having some great facilities.

Whether you want to use it as a stop over location on your way down, further into France or are looking for a campsite to explore the wonderful sights of France’s capital city or Disneyland Paris, La Croix du Vieux Pont is definitely worth considering.

Chateau des Ormes – Brittany

Chateau des Ormes Campsite, Brittany

Chateau des Ormes campsite is one of the best campsites in Brittany with a multitude of different facilities and activities on offer. There’s golf, fishing, sports activities, the swimming pool, horse riding, cycling or even the treetop adventure course, the choice is yours at this active family campsite!

Les Mouettes – Brittany

Les Mouettes Campsite, Brittany

Les Mouettes campsite in our opinion boasts one of the best swimming pool complexes in Northern France which is why it’s on our list. A lazy river, multitude of swimming pools inside and out and a selection of great slides which will keep both kids and adults happy long into the summer afternoons. As to their the great range of facilities on site and it’s close proximity to the Roscoff ferry port and you find yourself with a true star.

La Grande Metairie – Brittany

La Grande Metairie Campsite, Brittany

La Grande Metairie campsite is located a short distance from the excellent beaches of Carnac Plage in Brittany. The campsite is part of the ‘Castells’ chain and boasts a great range of facilities for families including a great swimming pool, children’s play area, horse riding, fishing and much, much more.

We hope you like some of choices for our top 2016 campsites in the North of France but don’t forget, if you prefer to travel further south on your holidays keep an eye out for our future articles.

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