Camping Loir les Grands Pres In Centre
In a beautiful setting along the Loir yet only 400m from the local town, Camping Loir les Grands Pres in the Centre region of France, has 180 pitches for tents, caravans and motorhomes that are spread over an area of more than 2.5 hectares in addition to the fully equipped tents and mobile homes to rent.
Facilities on this campsite include a motorhome service area, a free WiFi zone, snack bar, bar, launderette, a shop for basics and a fresh bread service, so your camping holiday can be that little bit more comfortable.
Having direct access to the Loir, this is one of the French campsites with fishing available along with canoeing and the campsite does do canoe rental even if you do not have your own. In addition to these activities, adjacent to the site there is also an outdoor heated swimming pool with diving board and a childrens pool, that is free for campers to utilise from June through to September.
With numerous hiking and mountain biking tracks that start at this campsite in France, which are ideal to go and discover the area, but there is also table tennis, and a kids club six days a week in high season.
However, it is the rich history and culture with the amount of places to visit that draws people to the Centre region for a camping holiday in France, as you have chateaux like the renaissance Chateau de Chambord, with its horse shows and sound and light shows. Other ideas include the Vineyards and discovery routes with cellars for wine tasting, the Troglodyte villages and cave dwellings, forests with nature trails and horse riding, traditional craft demonstrations and workshops, medieval villages and much more.
Campsite Facilities and Information
Usual Opening Times: From mid April through to the last week of October
Rates: Based on two people with a car and caravan.
From €12 but plus extras such as additional people, electric, pets, etc.
Mobile Homes to rent
Fully equipped Tents to rent
Pitches for Motorhomes
Pitches for Caravans
Pitches for Tents
Waste disposal point
Motorhome service area
On site Shop for basics
Fresh bread service
WiFi Zone and Internet Access - free of charge
Campsite Activities, Sports and Recreation
Outdoor heated swimming pool with a diving board and a childrens pool next to the campsite, but free for campers to utilise from June to September
Kids Club in high season
Campsite with fishing available
Hiking trails starting from the campsite
Local Attractions and Activities
Tennis court - 300m away
Local town only 400m away
Horse riding in the forest and introductions to riding at the stables
Water sports such as jet skiing
Fishing - direct access from the campsite and other places locally as well
Walking and Hiking trails
Cycling and Mountain biking with 200km of tracks starting from the campsite
Canoeing and Kayaking direct access from the campsite with canoe rental
Troglodyte villages and cave dwellings
Networks of tunnels
Chateaux and gardens
Sound and light shows at Chateau de Chambord
Craft workshops and demonstrations such as potters, glass blowers etc
Vineyards and cellars for wine tasting
Restaurants and regional cuisine
Tourist information on Centre Region