Stay at a campsite in Arcachon near the sea
If you’re searching for a camping holiday near the sea, Arcachon is the perfect location. We have a wide selection of comfortable camping accommodation to choose from and all the facilities of a quality campsite.
Relaxing camping in southwest France
The best of seaside camping
Camping in a seaside resort in the Bassin d'Arcachon in France gives you the option to spend days on the beach or by the campsite outdoor pool. You’ll always find something to do whether you want an active or relaxing camping holiday.
With miles of sandy beaches, coves and rock pools to explore and plenty of opportunities to top up your tan, camping near Arcachon makes a great family holiday.
Camp close to the sea
Camping by the seaside in Gironde means there’s no need to pack up the car and travel for miles. This makes a Sunelia holiday ideal for families with children. Choose from a range of luxury camping accommodation - mobile homes and cottages, or pitch a tent and get back to nature.
When you holiday in Gironde at a campsite near the Atlantic Ocean, you can make the most of Sunelia campsites with a swimming pool. The kids can splash and have fun in the campsite water park while mum and dad can relax on a sun lounger in the shade.
Lazy poolside afternoons
A Sunêlia camping holiday is ideal for all ages and a great chance to spend valuable time together.
We offer a selection of luxury campsites where you can forget your day-to-day worries and spend quality time with the family.
With indoor and outdoor pools, covered areas for shade on hot summer days and pools and water slides, Sunêlia camping is definitely a water holiday.
Seaside things to do when camping in Arcachon
Holidaying next to the French Atlantic
Enjoy the wind in your hair and the sun on your back when you camp next to the Atlantic near Arcachon Bay in La Teste-de-Buch. This is arguably one of the most beautiful areas of the French Aquitaine, home to the beautiful dune du Pyla (or Dune du Pilat and the perfect spot for a family camping holiday in the south of France by the sea.
Sunêlia campsites have kids’ clubs to keep the little ones and teens entertained. There are plenty of organised campsite kids’ activities taking place throughout the day. This is a perfect time to make new friends and have fun until bedtime while mum and dad enjoy some relaxing hours by the campsite pool.
Try out the water sports
This region of France is ideal for lovers of camping with watersports. You can sail, windsurf, kayak and stand-up paddle and try many other watersports when you camp here.
The wild Atlantic Ocean is a paradise for surfing enthusiasts and a great location for outdoor sports fans. The miles of sandy beaches stretch before you, making this the perfect base for a watersports camping trip.
Unwind after a day at the beach
At the end of the day, you can return to your luxury campsite by the sea and enjoy dinner at the campsite restaurant followed by an evening’s entertainment. The kids are welcome so you can enjoy some family time.
Finish the day with a cocktail on the terrace before sinking into a comfortable bed, complete with air conditioning in the room. Then do it all again the next day!
Holiday at your own pace
Spend some cultural time exploring the local area of Arcachon on your 4-star camping holiday. You can visit the attractions of Lège-Cap-Ferret, including the stunning views from the lighthouse.
This is a great area to hire a bike and take your time stopping off at some of the prettiest spots on the Atlantic coast for a French coffee or glass of wine.
Recreate your childhood with leisurely days camping by the seaside with buckets and spades and ice-creams. The seaside resort of Andernos-Les-Bains offers plenty to do for everyone – sailing, a safe sandy beach, an oyster farm and plenty of shops and restaurants to shop in before returning to your campsite.
Get close to nature
Camping in Nouvelle Aquitaine gives you the opportunity to spend peaceful days in enchanting natural surroundings. Take a boat trip to the wetlands of Bird Island (Île aux Oiseaux) and see the hundreds of species of local birds and the oyster farms this region is famous for.
There is so much to do for all the family in this region, especially if you love nature.
Camping near the countryside in Arcachon gives you the chance to enjoy a walk in a pine forest, a stroll next to a lake or a wander through local French vineyards. If you love lake swimming and kayaking why not book a camping holiday at one of our campsites near lakes?
Have you ever tried oysters?
Minutes from Arcachon centre is the maritime town of Gujan-Mestras, which is famous for its oysters. This is the place to try this delicacy if you’ve never had an oyster before.
Once you’ve dined on seafood, you’ll find several hiking trails around the town, which are perfect for photo opportunities and the chance to explore this region of France.
If you love camping combined with fishing the spectacular coastline of Arcachon makes a great holiday for all ages. Head out to sea with a guide for a spot of deep-sea fishing and catch your dinner to enjoy on the terrace of your campsite mobile home. Are you tempted to book your camping holiday in Arcachon?