La Foret is a 3 star campsite located in Pyla-sur-Mer in the Gironde region of France.

La Foret

This lovely campsite occupies a rather unique position within a pine forest at the foot of the Dune du Pilat.

La Foret Paragliders

The Dune du Pilat is Europe’s largest sand dune that overlooks the surrounding area and Atlantic Ocean. Steps lead from the campsite to the top of the dunes and the views from the tops are absolutely wonderful.

Covering 12 hectares this large and family friendly campsite offers a wealth of things to see and do. The natural forest surroundings boast a plethora of cycle and hiking trails. This therefore means keen cyclists are able to travel far and wide to explore.

Arcachon bay is one of the areas most popular resorts. It boasts a vibrant town, pleasant beach and a number of brilliant shops and restaurants. The nearest beach to the campsite however is within walking distance.
Long, sandy and sheltered, the beach is the perfect place for a family day out. Swim in the sea, play by the shore and let the kids run around to wear themselves out.

Although there’s a fantastic beach right on the doorstep, those who prefer to stay on site will find a lovely family swimming pool on-site that comes with plenty of patio area for sunbathing.

Campsite activities and facilities

La Foret campsite offers a comprehensive selection of activities and facilities on site and also nearby to ensure you have a fantastic family holiday.

On-site activities at La Foret campsite include table tennis, boules, mini golf, football, tennis, volleyball, playground and cycle hire.

Places to visit near to the campsite include Lac de Lacanau, Dune du Pilat, Zoo de Bassin D’Arcachon and finally Arcachon.

Facilities available at La Foret campsite include WIFI, restaurant, snack bar, take away, bar, groceries, animation team, games room, tv room, washers and dryers.


Accommodation at La Foret campsite includes a range of 2 and 3 bedroom mobile homes, lodges and tents that are available from Canvas Holidays.

Travelling to your campsite

If you’re looking to travel to the campsite by ferry take a closer look at France Ferry Booker.

Choose from one of the following routes or visit the website for a full list: Dover to Calais, Plymouth to Roscoff or Portsmouth to St Malo.

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Campsite Address


Route de Biscarrosse, 33115 La Teste-de-Buch, France

GPS co-ordinates:

44.585568993797, -1.2103291537596

Campsite Overview

Campsite size:


Number of pitches:

545 pitches

Childrens clubs:

On-site run children’s activities

Nearest beach:

Direct access

Nearest river:


Nearest lake:


Pet friendly: