Camping Pitch 'Belle Vue' - No '7'
Jumilhac le grand, 24630, D79 Dordogne, France
- Sleeps 6 (max 6 adults, 5 children)
Book camping accommodation at Camping La Chatonnière
The Owner Says
The Chatonnière is a small green campsite on the banks of a little river with its own sandy beach. We rent out mobile homes, tents, safari tents and campsites. We opened in the Dordogne in 1992.
Our camp site 3 stars campsite is situated in a peaceful section of the Dordogne not far from the Limousin border. Because this area is very special concerning the landscape and nature it obtained the status of nature reserve. The name of this new nature reserve became: “Parc naturel regional Perigord-Limousin” and is well known across the country. For peace, tranquility and the chance to truly enjoy the flora and fauna of France, there are few finer places to be.
Camp site “La Chatonniere” is situated within walking distance of the village Jumilhac-le Grand (1300 residents), there you will find all the facilities such as shops for your daily groceries, a swimming pool, a horse-riding centre, a tennis court and restaurants. The impressive castle of Jumilhac-le-Grand is a part of the castle route of Richard coeur de Lion, a renowned route that takes in some of the best châteaux in all of France.
Our terraced campsite is situated in a green valley on the banks of the River Isle. On the highest terrace are the “standard” and car-free places. On the lowest terrace are the places (bellevue) with a direct view of the river and the sandy beach. The pitches are separated by bushes and, on every place, there are trees to provide shade (though there is always a sunny spot to find).
2 modern ablutions blocks, including disabled facilities, a family bathroom, washing machine and dryer and a covered washing up area. There's a WiFi zone, public telephone, fresh bread each morning, a small shop and tourist-information. There's a badminton field, table tennis, table football and a playground. Bikes, canoes and kayaks are all available to rent and you can fish in the river. Small children can play on the nearest river beach (depth 50 cm), while 'real' swimming for us big kids is accessible in the rest off the river. For those who dare, try jumping from the big rock in the middle! Communal campfires every 2 days.