Celebrations all round as three Les Castels sites celebrate big anniversaries.
Les Castels are a collection of four and five star campsites all situated in the loveliest of settings throughout France. No two sites are the same, but all offer a wide range of the highest quality accommodation, as well as the best onsite activities. Across the family the environmental credentials keep improving year on year. With all this in mind it is no wonder that clients return year after year to a Les Castels approved site.
Happy campers make for happy owners, and it is not surprising that many sites have been members of the Les Castels family for a long time highlighting the satisfaction factor of clients and owners alike. Here are just three vintage sites celebrating big anniversaries this year.
A gem of a venue: Domaine Les Ormes celebrates its Ruby 40th Anniversary! The Domaine des Ormes, spread over nearly 500 acres, is ideally situated within the triangle of Mont Saint Michel, Saint Malo and Dinan, being just 20 minutes away from these famous tourist attractions.
Combining nature, sports activities and animations this is a great location for holidaymakers of all ages. Along with a wide range of accommodation options; guests can play the 18-hole golf course, go paint-balling, take up cricket, experience the Adventure Course, go horse riding or try out some water activities.
With a history running over six generations, the site was acquired by the Houitte de La Chesnais family in 1860 and is run by the current descendants – Arnaud, Sévérine and Sonja. In 1977 Yvon Bourges, the then Minister of Defence, opened the newly developed Les Castels site, with 60 pitches, a reception area (also the bar), two horses, two donkeys, two pedalos and one pool.
Rates start at €539 a week for a two bedroom mobile home or €511 week for a one bedroom apartment for up to four peopel.
Domaine de la Bergerie turns a golden 50 – Located on the South of France midway between Cannes and St. Tropez, the Domaine de la Bergerie is set in 150 magnificent acres of woodland, yet is still only 10 minutes from the sea. Whether enjoying a comfortable mobile home or a traditional camping site, guess have access to the 1400m² balneo-ludic water park, wellness area, a wide range of sporting and entertaining activities and children’s clubs. The old stone sheeppen has been turned into a well respected gastronomic restaurant where featured dishes are an ‘ode to Provence’.
Rates star at €245 a week for a two bedroom mobile home sleeping four people.
Château du Boisson 50 years young – Situated in little village in the Gard, Chateau de Boisson lies in the triangle of Cevennes-Ardèche-Provence and is ideally located near the legendary Roman Pont du Gard, the gorges of the Ardèche, the caves of Trabuc, and the Arena of Nîmes.
To celebrate the owners have introduced a loyalty programme which includes a special VIP bracelet, a welcome present, an hours free tennis lesson, a discount on bike hire and an aperitif offered in the restaurant ‘Chaudron du Château’.
Rates start at €245 a week for a two bedroom mobile home for four people.
Notes for editors – Created in 1959 Les Castels is a collection of 36 four and five star camping sites across France and is the leading provider of glamping sites – characterised by their outstanding locations near areas of cultural interest and outstanding natural beauty. Les Castels offers a wide choice of accommodation with everything from chalets and mobile homes to tree houses, gypsy caravans, houses on stilts and apartments.
The facilities and entertainment varies from site to site, no two are alike, however one thing unifies the group as a whole is the Les Castels environmental approach. As outdoor accommodation specialists they are entirely committed to sustainable development. The accommodation is blended into the landscape as far as is possible, using light, mobile installations such as tents and caravans. The sites are committed to supporting ongoing environmental conservation initiatives in France.
For more information please visit www.camping-castels.co.uk.