Camping pitch with electricity

Europe France Provence Alpes Cote D’Azur Hautes-Alpes Huttopia La Clarée

  • Sleeps 6 (max 6 adults, 5 children)
  • Electricity
You can set up your tent, caravan or motorhome on one of the vast pitches. As you camp under the pines, you will love the feeling of the great outdoors that pervades the campsite Huttopia La Clarée.

The Owner Says

On the banks of the river, Huttopia La Clarée campsite offers pure tranquillity in the heart of an unspoilt natural environment. Head to the Hautes-Alpes for a truly successful holiday!

Please state the make and size of your tent or equipment in the notes section of the booking form so that we can be sure you have booked the most suitable pitch.

Located over 8 ha of nature, set up camp on a beautiful pitch with electricity. In the shade or in the sun? The choice is yours.

The bread service, for fresh bread every morning. A laundry area with washing machines and dryer (tokens and laundry powder on sale at reception). Fridges and barbecues for campers to hire. Are you missing tent pegs or guy ropes? Our “campers’ corner” has all the basics! Travel light! Camping is easy with our baby kit (cot + high chair).

Internet point at reception and free wifi in the central lodge and on the terrace.Bikes, barbecues and fridges for hire.Laundry area with washing machine and dryer (tokens and laundry powder on sale at reception).Grocery corner: Did you forget to pack salt, milk or any other essential? Do you need a camping accessory? There are also some regional products to be tasted!

Activities in the Campsite: Heated pool (from 08/07 to 11/09) , Paddling pool (from 08/07 to 11/09), Playground, Petanque court, Volleyball court, Ping pong tables.

The kid's club  (from 09/07 to 01/09) : Takes place every weekday morning, and is a great opportunity to have fun and make new friends. With bow and arrow making, treasure hunts and outdoor games, there is something for everyone! (5-12 year olds)

Also there are day time family's activities (from 09/07 to 01/09) : Astronomy workshops, guided walks, discovering the local flora… there are a whole range of activities for you to enjoy together.

Some evening activities: Magic shows, giant wooden games evenings

Nearby activities: Hiking, Fishing, Mountain biking, Heritage (2km), Via Ferrata (8 km), White water sports (10 km) (€), Paragliding (10 km) (€), Horse riding (3 km) (€).

Region: Enjoy a range of services around the village of Val-des-Prés: grocery store, bakery, and shopping centre. Bus stop (Briançon – Névache – Bardonnecchia) 100 m from the campsite.

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About Huttopia La Clarée

Suitable For

Tents, campervans, motorhomes, caravans, families, groups, couples, pets… everyone!


Welcome to the mountains folks. This is a place for alpine living, with hiking and mountain biking top of the to-do list for most campers. Road cycling and rock climbing are also popular – take on the big Tour-De-France-worthy hills to win your 'King of the Mountains' jursey. For fishing enthusiasts, the campsite is located on the banks of the Clarée river. Classified 1st category, the river is abundant in trout, as is the Durance, the Cerveyrette, and the many nearby mountain lakes.

Food & Drink

You can order morning bread and croissants at the campsite reception (tea, coffee, orange juice and jam are also available) and there's an onsite pizzeria with a terrace (open during July & Aug). Elsewhere, head up hill to Refuge Adèle Planchard (0033 4 76 79 92 14) in Val-des-Prés for rustic mountain grub.

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Rated ★★★★★ over 3 reviews


A gem of a campsite and location

We booked in December 2019 to stay at late July 2020..with Covid and lockdowns we weren’t sure we would be able to travel but we’re lucky enough to enjoy a fantastic stay here. The site is very clean and friendly; the perfect size for its campers in terms of facilities and spacious pitches under the pine trees. Beware the ground is very hard in places! The staff were superb especially the manager who helped us with a couple of small issues which arose during our stay. E-mountain bikes for hire on site; it was an ideal base for Hiking and mountain views in the Clarée and serre chevalier. briancon is a nearby drive for provisions and great restaurants. Good sanitary blocks and the kids loved the adjacent river which gave us an alternative to the often busy poolside area. The only (minor) disappointment was not being allocated a riverside/sunny pitch despite requesting one on booking but this didn’t spoil the fantastic holiday here and we would love to return!

Great campsite in a perfect location

We stayed for a week at the end of July, beginning of August. We booked late, so we had a pitch without electricity on the edge of a small open grass area, which gave our kids plenty of room to run around on. Most of the other pitches were in the trees. We had great views of mountains in all directions, and the stars at night, but we also had the tent in the sun during the day. The campsite was pretty well full while we were there, but never felt too busy or crowded. They could do with a couple of extra toilets in the block nearest us (100m away from pitch), as there were sometimes short queues for the loo, but apart from that facilities were great. We enjoyed the new pool, staff were friendly and helpful, there was a freezer for ice blocks, and there was loads to do within 20 minutes at Briancon and Montgenevre. Thoroughly recommended - we had a great time. The local village, Les Alberts, had a festival on while we were there, which was good fun, and worth trying to time a visit with.

Perfect alpine retreat

Amazing location set amongst the mountains, river and forest with first rate services. The showers were always hot, toilets always clean, the pool was wonderful. The staff were extremely friendly too (Fatima in particular) and I would definitely recommend this campsite to friends and family, not to mention returning sometime soon. Thank you for an incredible holiday.
Jul 26, 2018 by Ben Chapman


Huttopia La Clarée is located at Huttopia La Clarée, 8 Le Rosier, 05100 Val-des-Prés, Hautes-Alpes, France

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Getting There

By Car: From Lyon, take the A480 and then take the D1091 towards Briançon.
From Annecy, take the A43 then the N6. Follow signs for Valloire, then take the D902.  Lyon Airport