Camping Dordogne Review – 5797-ADZ
Onsite Facilities & Activities
In the heart of Dordogne lies our picturesque campsite. Nestling amongst the tress on an 8-acre site are up to 10 pitches with electric hook-ups and a choice of hard standing and tree shade. there is stunning views of the private 3-acre lake and River Isle, which flows serenely past creating an enchanting setting for a perfectly relaxing holiday.
You can be as laid back or energetic as you like, either lounging around our swimming pool or making full use of our tennis court.
An Ideal place to catch up on your reading, do a spot of fishing, table tennis, play boules, or even have a go at sketching.
On site Facilities :
Shower block – 2 x shower rooms ( shower, toilet and basin ) 2 x separate shower rooms with basins, 2 separate toilets. caravan waste. Utility room : washing machine, fridge/freezer, 2 x sinks, books, games, life jackets, leaflets and brochures.
Selection of small boats for use on lake
Our charming 3-acre fishing lake, the use of which is free for our guests.
As well as a Fishing Lake we are also on the River Isle and have our own private stretch of riverbank, which is an angler’s paradise. Situated halfway between Bordeaux and Perigueux, you will find a large variety of fish such as, Tench, Pike, Bream, Zander, Catfish, Perch, Bass and Carp.
No licence is required for fishing the Lake. For the River a French licence is available from the local tackle shops, which stock all other angling equipment.
ON SITE ACCOMMODATION
There are 2 lovely Chalet on site overlooking the lake comprising of:
Chalet 1. The Squirrel (sleeps 4/5)
1 with double bed
1 with twin beds
Chalet 2. The dormouse (sleeps 2/3)
1 bedroom with double bed
Both chalets have
Shower, toilet and hand basin.
Open plan lounge with sofa bed, dining table chairs, kitchenette with fridge, gas oven and crockery etc.
Outside terrace with patio furniture for “al-fresco” dining.
All bed linen is supplied and
Gas, Water and Electric are included in the price
Horse riding – Swimming – golf – canoeing
The Dordogne is surrounded by lakes, and many have been turned into safe, sandy beaches for swimming and sailing. Most have bars/restaurants.
St Laurent des Hommes: is our local village where you will find a butchers, bakers, grocers, newsagents, hairdressers, a post office, the historic church and not forgetting the local restaurant/bar, which is typically French and friendly.
Mussidan: is our local town just 7 km away, here you will find anything else you may need.
Supermarket’s, bars/restaurants, pleasant riverside walks a weekly market (Saturday mornings). You will also find the very helpful local tourist information office.
There are so many beautiful and interesting places to visit in this region; it’s quite impossible to list them all. Here are just a few:
Périgueux: The capital city of the Dordogne, with its gracious blend of ancient and modern. There are many historical attractions in Périgueux.
Brantôme: This charming town is an Island encircled by a loop of the river Dronne, linked to the outside world by five bridges, which explains how it got its reputation as the “Venice of Périgord.
Saint-Emilion: This medieval village is today best known for its full-bodied deep red wines and its lovely golden-hued medieval houses and monuments.
Bergerac: Like St-Emilion is famous for its wines, but is also a tobacco-growing centre and has a fascination tobacco museum.
Arcachon: Here you will find mile upon mile of unspoilt, uncrowed golden beaches.
Other places of interest :
Pre-historic centre at Les Eyzies
Aquarium du Perigord Noir at Le Bugue/vezere
La village du Bournat at Le Bugue/vezere
La Grotte de Villars (caves) at Villars near Brantome
Indian Forest Park at Feuillade (6km from Sarlat)
La foret des Singes (playground for 130 apes)
Prices and Availability
Please contact the site directly for up-to-date prices and availability.
Camping prices 2014
Prices per Night
June and Sept
Pitch and 2 persons = 14,00 €
Extra Adult and children over 13 years = 4,00 €
Extra Children under 13 years = 3,00 €
Electric hook-up = 4,00 €
July and Aug
Pitch and 2 persons = 18,00 €
Extra Adult and children over 13 years = 6,00 €
Extra Children under 13 years = 5,00 €
Electric Hook-up = 4,00 €
THE SQUIRREL ( sleeps4/5 )
14.06.2014 – 05.07.2014 = £ 275.00
05.07.2014 – 19.07.2014 = £ 295.00
19.07.2017 – 30.08.2014 = £ 365.00
30.08.2014 – 13.09.2014 = £ 275.00
Bargain rates for the Dormouse – the longer you stay the less you pay.
THE DORMOUSE ( sleeps 2/3 )
JUNE + SEPT
1 week = £ 225.00
2 weeks = £ 400.00
3 weeks = £ 575.00
4 weeks = £ 700.00
JULY + AUG
1 week = £ 250.00
2 weeks = £ 450.00
3 weeks = £ 650.00
4 weeks = £ 800.00
Price Range: budget
Facilities & Amenities: broad
Dogs Allowed: No
Features & Facilities
Near train station
City/Town: St Laurent des Hommes