Selected as the quality of everything on this site and its location right on a beautiful stretch of sandy beach and next to the River Tet make it one of the best in the guide. Although large, it is family run with extraordinary attention to detail in design and decoration.
JABLINES, Camping Base de Jablines
Selected because this site is an ideal three or four night stopover for visiting Disneyland or Paris. It is in a very spacious quiet location, attractively landscaped with trees and shrubs.
GANDSPETTE, Château du Gandspette
Selected because of its proximity to the port of Calais and the Eurotunnel terminal and its setting in the grounds of an attractive 19th century château, still inhabited by the friendly owners.
MELUN La Belle Etoile
Selected because of its easy access to Paris and proximity to the beautiful château at Fontainebleau. You are just 1.5km from the train station and a 25-minute train ride into the city.
ST VALERY, Dom. du Château de Drancourt
Selected as this Castels site set in the grounds and outbuildings of an attractive brick-built château offers plenty of activities with easy access to the Marquenterre wildlife sanctuary and the Somme battlefields.
BERNY RIVIERE, La Croix du Vieux Pont
Selected as this is one of the best appointed sites in the area with plenty of activities to keep the whole family occupied. You can enjoy staying in a rural location and still visit Disneyland and Paris.
CREVECOEUR, Les Quatres Vents
Selected for its quiet atmosphere and proximity to Disneyland Paris (15 mins) and to the city of Paris itself (40 mins). Although just off the main road, there is a spacious rural feel to the site.
CHERBOURG, L’Anse du Brick
Selected because this Castels site is situated just a 20-minute drive from the port at Cherbourg in a naturally landscaped area between sea and forest.
BAYEUX, Château de Martragny
Selected as this is a Castels site situated in the grounds of an elegant 18th century château, a short drive from Bayeux and the Normandy landing beaches.
RAVENOVILLE-PLAGE, Le Cormoran
Selected because this is an attractive, very well maintained site, 20m from a stretch of pebbly beach and 10-minute drive from St Mère Eglise where the D-Day landings started on 6th June 1944.
FIQUEFLEUR La Catinière
Selected because this Sites & Paysages site is just a short drive from the port at Le Havre over the Pont de Normandie and near the fabulous Norman town of Honfleur.
MOYAUX, Le Colombier
Selected as this is a unique site set in the beautifully laid out gardens and orchards of a magnificent château, not far from Lisieux. As the name suggests the main focus of this site is the dovecote overlooking the pool.
PONTORSON Camping Haliotis
Selected as this site is cycling distance of the famous Mont Michel and walking distance of the centre of Pontorson.
LES PIEUX, Le Grand Large
Selected as this site occupies a unique position right next to a huge stretch of sandy beach, just 25km from Cherbourg. It is a good choice for lovers of the sea with access to beautiful beach walks directly from the site.
St PAIR-SUR-MER, Château de lez Eaux
Selected as this is a lovely Castels site set in the spacious grounds of an 18th century château overlooking a beautiful little fishing lake. The attractive indoor pool with its superb waterslides is unique and a wonderful recreation area for all ages.
BENODET, Camping du Letty
Selected because this site enjoys an exceptional location on the edge of a beautiful sandy beach by the Mer Blanche and the nearby Iles Glénan. A superb aqua complex and direct access to the beach are its main attractions.
RAGUENES-NEVEZ, Les Deux Fontaines
Selected because this is a medium-sized site in a rural setting, a 15-minute walk across farmland to fabulous sandy beaches at Raguénès. The delightful artist’s town of Pont Aven is only a 15-minute drive away.
ARZANO, Camping Le Ty Nadan
Selected as this Castels site is renowned for its extensive range of outdoor activities for the whole family organised daily throughout the season by trained guides and entertainers. The huge indoor pool complex allows you to swim all season.
LE POULDU, Les Embruns
Selected as this site is situated right in the little coastal town of Le Pouldu 250m from the nearest beach. It is maintained to a very high standard with fantastic attention to detail.