Best Campsites in Languedoc Roussillon
Selected as this is a top quality Castels site in the grounds of beautiful 15th century château at the heart of a pretty hamlet, dominated by a church tower. It is laid out in three flat terraces on the side of a hill, with the reception on the lower level.
MONTCLAR, Domaine d'Arnauteille
Selected as this is a spacious family-run site not far from the magnificent fairy tale city of Carcassonne. There are superb panoramic views over the surrounding Malepère and Corbière hills and it has a huge, very attractive Roman baths style aqua complex.
CANET-PLAGE, Le Brasilia
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.
PALAU-DEL-VIDRE, Camping Le Haras
Selected as this small site located in the small village of Palau-del-Vidre, 7km from the beaches at Argelès, is a fabulously verdant spot and a haven of peace and quiet. It is a real contrast to the large more commercial sites on the beach.
NARBONNE Les Mimosas
Selected because of its unique situation in the heart of Narbonne's regional nature reserve surrounded by vineyards and canals with views over the hills. It offers a spacious environment compared to beach sites and yet it is only 7km from the Mediterranean coast.
SOMMIERES, Domaine de Massereau
Selected as this site is situated between the Mediterranean sea and the Cévennes hills just 2km from the delightful medieval town of Sommières It has been laid out in the grounds of a vineyard on an estate that has belonged to the family since 1804.
SERIGNAN-PLAGE Camping Aloha
Selected because this site has direct access to a beautiful stretch of sandy beach that shelves gently into the sea. Although a large site, it is well maintained and has been run by the same family for two generations.
COLLIOURE, Les Criques de Porteils
Selected as this Castels site benefits from a unique position between the Mediterranean sea and the foothills of the Pyrénées. There are stunning views from one side of the site over the creeks from which the site gets its name. Access to the pebbly beaches is down steps built into the rocks.
VILLEGLY Le Moulin de Ste Anne
Selected as this pretty little site is 12km from Carcassonne and 6km from the Canal du Midi. It is ideal for those who prefer a peaceful cosy atmosphere. Hidden amongst the vineyards, the site is laid out on terraces with views over the surrounding hills.
GOUDARGUES Camping la Grenouille
Selected as this is a delightful, unsophisticated site 200m from the charming little Provencal town of Goudargues. It is perfect for those who wish to combine staying in a peaceful spot with easy access to the amenities of a pretty town on the Cèze river.
ARGELES-SUR-MER Airotel Le Soleil
Campsite not inspected. Description from campsite's own website. Ideal for sun worshippers and watersport fans as the site is situated next to along, uncrowded, sandy beach, cleaned daily by their personnel.The river which flows beside the site is great for fishing.
ARGELES-SUR-MER La Sirène
Campsite not inspected - Description from their own website. A popular well-established campsite ideally situated in Argeles sur Mer, between the sea and the mountains all 16 hectares of this holiday village is an oasis of verdure.