Why camping South West France is the perfect holiday
If you’re looking for a holiday destination to relax in the sun, camping in south west France is the perfect location. The vast choice of beaches, breath-taking scenery and warm welcome from your campsite hosts are all great reasons to take a break here.
Where to camp in south west France
Discover the beauty of Nouvelle Aquitaine
A favourite destination for a luxury camping holiday, Nouvelle Aquitaine offers a contrast of breath-taking scenery. Stretching along the Atlantic coast, inland through stunning countryside and as far as the Pyrénées Atlantiques, this region is ideal for a camping trip.
When you take a camping holiday in Nouvelle Aquitaine you’ll have easy access to beaches and lakes and rivers. Outdoor activities are top of the agenda in Nouvelle Aquitaine, with fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding and plenty of other water sports all within easy reach of your campsite.
Camping in the scenic region of Gironde
Camping in the Gironde is a great choice for a holiday for everyone. The region is packed with things to do for all ages. From miles of sandy beaches to historical French châteaux and acres of vineyards, beautiful landscapes surround
our Sunêlia campsite in Arcachon near to Lège-Cap-Ferret.
This area is also home to the largest sand dune in Europe – the dune du Pilat on the Cap Ferret peninsula – nestled between a vast pine forest and the Atlantic Ocean. If 4-star camping in nature and near the sea is your idea of a perfect holiday, discover the idyllic Gironde region and camp near Lège-Cap Ferret.
Countryside camping in the Dordogne
For long country walks, gentle bike rides and the luxury of the campsite swimming pool a holiday camping in the Dordogne is sure to recharge your batteries. Set in the heart of the magnificent countryside ‘de la’ south west of France, the Dordogne offers a true getaway.
Choose from a selection of luxury mobile homes at this Sarlat campsite, where you can relax, barbeque and watch the sunset from the comfort of your private terrace. Or why not eat at the campsite restaurant where you can choose from a selection of freshly prepared authentic French cuisine?
Things to do on your south west France camping holiday
Surfing in the Basque region
If you’ve always wanted to try surfing book a stay at one of our Atlantic campsites and spend your days riding the waves. Our luxury 4-star campsite in Bidart is ideally located on the coast of the Basque Country, where you’ll find plenty of beaches to surf on.
The many beach resorts along this coastline offer plenty to explore too. From remote beaches to rocky coves and traditional French cafés to while away the hours, this location is perfect for a camping holiday.
Water sports for everyone
If you love the water, a Sunêlia camping holiday in the French Basque Country is for you. Whether you want to spend the day at the beach or let the kids play in the pool complex, our luxury campsites are heaven for water babies. The slides, flumes and toddler play areas guarantee fun for all ages.
Water sports are a popular choice for visitors to Sunêlia water campsites in France. From paddleboarding to surfing and kite surfing, you’ll find a variety of places to rent water sports equipment near most Sunêlia campsites.
Relax in the countryside
A camping holiday gives you the chance to unwind and get back to nature. Whether you’re looking for a campsite close to a lake or camping in the heart of the French countryside, Sunêlia has a wide selection of campsites to choose from in the South of France.
Discover the magic of camping inland in France and spend your days walking through peaceful forests and greenery. If you’re a serious hiker, our campsites are a great place to relax after a day’s exploration.
Why not book a group getaway and discover the unspoilt beauty of south west France?
Fun for all the family camping in France
Camping near the sea
Our Landes campsite is ideal if you want to combine a camping holiday near the beach with a location surrounded by nature. Every member of the family will find something to do: playing with new friends at the kids club, lounging by the pool, a relaxing massage in the spa – you’ll be spoilt for choice.
From your Seignosse campsite close to the sea you can take day trips to the nearby beaches, visit local towns for a taste of French life and explore the peaceful pine forest. Then take some time to chill out by the pool complex before preparing a delicious dinner on the terrace of your luxury mobile home.
Keeping the kids entertained
A family holiday is for everyone which is why camping at Sunêlia is a great choice. You’ll find kids’ clubs with a range of organised activities, toddler clubs for the younger members of the family and spas and wellness centres for the grown-ups at
many of our campsites.
Whether you book a camping holiday in the Basque Country or inland at one of our French countryside campsites in Urrugne you’re sure to have a holiday to remember. Not sure where to book your next holiday?
Take a look at the vast range of Sunêlia campsites in Europe – you’ll be spoilt for choice!