Saint Avit Loisirs campsite is located in Saint-Avit-de-Vialard in the Dordogne region of France.
Saint Avit Loisirs
Saint Avit Loisirs is a stunning 5 star family friendly campsite that’s located within the heart of the Dordogne countryside a short distance from Le Bugue at Saint-Avit-de-Vialard.
The campsite is considered to be one of the Dordogne’s premier campsites and it’s not hard to understand why. Located deep in the beautiful, wooded Dordogne countryside, Saint Avit Loisirs has won top awards not only for its brilliant location but also for the outstanding range of activities and facilities the are available on-site.
One of the great things about the campsite is the way it’s been designed.Traditional Dordogne farm buildings are home to many of the campsites facilities, the pitches are separated by trees, bushes and plants that provide shade from the sun and privacy and there’s plenty of outside space where children can just play and have fun.
The nearby town of Le Bugue is reached within minutes of leaving the campsite by car and has everything you could possibly want. A pleasant shopping street, supermarket and weekly market selling locally produced goods are all present.
One of the most impressive things about Saint Avit Loisirs is its stunning swimming pool complex. Boasting six swimming pools including an indoor pool, 2 children’s pools, a variety of water slides, a lazy river, jacuzzi and to top it off a water jet park which is perfect for children with a variety of different colourful jets and games.
Those wanting to kick back and relax when the children are splashing around in the pool can enjoy the sun terrace around the pools, a large grassy sun terrace or the bar terrace which overlooks the swimming pool.
Saint Avit Loisirs really is the perfect choice for those looking for a great family campsite in France. A stunning location, great facilities, superb activities, a wonderful pool complex and lots of activities nearby await visitors to this brilliant campsite.
Campsite activities and facilities
Saint Avit Loisirs 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 Saint Avit Loisirs campsite include tennis, table tennis, football, badminton, basketball, volleyball, gym, quad bikes, boules, driving range, fishing, mini golf, trampolines, playground and cycle hire.
Facilities available at Saint Avit Loisirs campsite include WIFI, restaurant, takeaway, bar, groceries, games room, tv room, animation team, washers and dryers.
Accommodation at Saint Avit Loisirs campsite includes a range of 2 and 3 bedroom mobile homes and tents that are available from Eurocamp.
Things to see and do
There are plenty of things to see and do, and places to visit, within a short distance of Saint Avit Loisirs campsite including:
- Beynac et Cazenac – Beynac et Cazenac is a must visit for anyone who loves taking photographs. This wonderful medieval village lies nestled below the cliffs along the river Dordogne. Classified as “Les plus beaux villages de France” one of the most beautiful villages of France, it’s not hard to see why so many people visit Beynac et Cazenac each year. Overlooking the village, high of the cliff above is the Chateau de Beynac. The Chateau is one of the most spectacular medieval castles in the whole of the Dordogne region, if not France itself. Once occupied by Richard the Lion Heart, King of England, the Chateau offers visitors a wonderful chance to explore the regions history and the views from the Chateau and its grounds are truly spectacular.
- Gouffre de Proumeyssac – Gouffre de Proumeyssac is a magical cave system that lies 12 km to the southeast of Saint Avit Loisirs campsite near to Le Bugue.
The caves were discovered by Gabriel Galou in 1907 and offers visitors the chance to see the wonders of the underground world. Within the cave system there are a variety of galleries one of which is known as the “Crystal Cathedral” due to the enormous number of stalagmites, stalactites and monoliths which are there.
The tour starts with a light show and those who want to make a stunning entrance can take a ride down in a gondola by paying extra, instead of walking down the steps. Be warned though as if you take the gondola you’ll be the ones everyone is looking at as you make your decent!
- Aquarium du Perigord Noir – The Aquarium at Perigord Noir is a great place to visit if you have children and is located on the outskirts of Le Bugue. The aquarium is home to in excess of 6000 fish from a variety of different species. To celebrate the aquariums 25 year anniversary there is also an alligator and reptile zone where you can see a variety of different creatures. One of the great things about the aquarium are the pools where you can interact with the fish. These are especially great for those with children.
- Prehisto Parc – Prehisto Parc is an interesting place to visit where you can discover the prehistoric era through a variety of life sized scenes. Take a walk around the parc and find out how Neanderthal hunters went about their daily life and discover some of the animals they would have come across. As well as a tour, there are also a variety of workshops where visitors can get a better grasp of the customs and life during this unique period in time. Flint cutting demonstrations, fire making and also hunting demonstrations are all available during high season.
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