L'Hippocampe campsite : your holiday in Provence
Check out our 5-star campsite in Volonne in Provence
Come and spend your holiday in the French countryside in the south of France on our Sunêlia L’Hippocampe campsite. Near Sisteron and Manosque, you’re guaranteed a dream holiday in Volonne, a small Provençal village.
On the banks of the Durance river, the L'Hippocampe campsite welcomes you to an 11-hectare site full of greenery. Come and take in the rural atmosphere of this campsite in the French countryside, with direct access to the river, and just relax and unwind surrounded by olive trees and lavender fields.
This very lively campsite is perfectly located in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, between Lubéron, Verdon and Mercantour, with a breath-taking view of the surrounding hills.
At the heart of Provence, your 5-star campsite is the ideal base camp for exploring this beautiful, sunny region filled with the intoxicating scent of lavender.
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Advantages of the Sunêlia L’Hippocampe campsite
Kids’ club in Provence
The kids’ and teens’ clubs are split into 3 age groups and open in July and August to entertain your little ones with a varied programme of fun and sporty activities: cookery workshops, treasure hunts, fancy dress creations, team games in the play areas, cinema night with popcorn, circus workshops, etc.
Pool complex near the Verdon Gorges
Between the towns of Sisteron and Digne-les-Bains, come and take a dip in the heated swimming pools. The whole family will enjoy the waterfalls, jacuzzi, paddling pool and heated pools in the pool complex.
You’ll have some great fun on the water slides on your 5-star campsite in Provence. They are one of the main attractions of the pool complex.
A relaxing time out in the wellness area
In the warm sun of Provence, make the most of the easy-going summer atmosphere for a relaxing or sculpting massage. Come and treat yourself to a moment of pampering thanks to the relaxing and beauty treatments at the wellness area.
Restaurant Le Micocoulier
The bar/restaurant Le Micocoulier is open throughout the campsite opening period serving homemade cuisine with a taste of Provence, as part of half-board package deals or à la carte.
Out on the terrace by the swimming pool, come and taste our mushroom risotto or caramelised lamb shank with Provençal vegetables.
Evening shows and entertainment
Sunêlia L’Hippocampe’s entertainment team and companies from the Institut National du Music Hall will be there several evenings per week to entertain you and leave you with unforgettable memories.
Enjoy the enjoyable, summer atmosphere at the Class and Lounge evenings, cabarets, circus acts, big sound and light shows.
Sporting activities in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
While you’re on holiday in Provence, make use of the many sports facilities and activities. You’ll enjoy taking part in the friendly badminton, ultimate frisbee or dodgeball tournaments, blowing off some steam on the colour run or participating in the Olympic games on the Durance.
Treat yourselves to a holiday in the sun in Provence in the French PACA region, on the French Riviera
7 Rue de la Durance Route de Napoléon, 04290 Volonne
What our customers say
Helpful staff, clean and tidy all amenities are great. Restaurant and bar very good.
Restaurant and bar closing early.
The pool,the position the ambiance
Very welcoming and relaxing
Booking excursions got cudtomers
Les piscines très bien et le bar excellent
Il y a rien pour satisfaire les ados de + 17 ans dommage
Super accueil et à l ecoute
Accueuil, propreté, service
bien situé la végétation du camping
la gestion du lieu des poubelles
Bon accueil et confortable
Les activités et le cadre
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Explore Haute-Provence in the south of France
Combine discovery and authenticity during your Provencal holidays
Your holiday in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence will begin in the warm sun of the south of France.
On a holiday in Provence, you’ll be able to admire the lavender fields :
- visit the little Provençal villages such as Volonne or Sisteron,
- and wander through the protected natural sites such as Lubéron and Mercantour.
Sports holidays in the Verdon Gorges
Bike rides through the lavender fields or across the nearby rolling hills, water sports on the lake, canoeing or pedalo boat outings in the Verdon Gorges, a rush of adrenaline rafting or on a treetop climbing adventure course, a getaway into the lush natural environment near Sisteron, arts and crafts and traditional markets... There’s so much to do here as a family!
Your tourist sites around Volonne, in Provence
- Sisteron, citadel perched on its old town
- The Valensole plateau, the kingdom of lavender
- The Méouge Gorges
- The Verdon Gorges
- The geological reserve of Haute-Provence
- The Provençal villages: Volonne, Les Mées, Lurs, Forcalquier, Manosque, Digne-les-Bains and Moustiers-Sainte-Marie
- The monastery of Ganagobie
- The Signal de Lure, summit of the Lure mountain
Camping in the surrounding area
Mobile home rental in Volonne, in Provence
Your premium mobile home in Provence
Are you looking for a mobile home rental in Provence for your next holiday?
For a holiday as a family with children, our 5-star campsite in Volonne has some exceptional riverside holiday rentals, near the Durance.
Holiday rentals near the river in the PACA region, on the French Riviera
Whether you’re visiting as a family or as a couple, enjoy a dream holiday in Provence in the Sunêlia Luxe Taos and Sunêlia Luxe TAOS Suite mobile homes.
Enjoy the comfort provided by the premium facilities (plancha grill, private jacuzzi, television, etc.) as well as the hotel services included in the rental.
Campsite in Provence: your riverside pitch
Campsite on the banks of the river: your fully equipped pitch in the PACA region
In the Mercantour National Park, enjoy the outdoors as a family and pitch your tent or set up your campervan on our spacious and shaded pitches. Check out our 100 to 130m² ‘Simple’ or ‘Confort’ pitches by the river.
A campervan, caravan or tent pitch in Provence
Sunêlia L’Hippocampe welcomes holidaymakers looking for a change of scenery and peace-and-quiet on camping pitches with a 10-amp power supply.
Opt for added comfort by booking one of our 130m² pitches overlooking the lake.