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    Lake Garda, Italy
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    Lac de Chalain, Jura
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Lakeside camping

There’s something extra peaceful and relaxing about holidaying near to water - and that’s why we’ve put together this selection of lakeside camping sites.

As well as the charm of lazing around beside a lake, camping at these sites offers great opportunities for water sports, swimming or just playing on the beach – check individual campsite pages for details.

These sites are ideal if you’re looking for beautiful scenery and a good fishing spot, a relaxing short break, or just a change from a traditional beach holiday.

Canvas has lakeside camping sites in Paris and Île de France, in the Jura region, in the Italian Lakes and in Switzerland. We also have sites very close to lakes in South West France and in the French Alps.

Check out these fantastic lakeside camping sites:

  • Camping Eden, Lake Garda (Italy) Private lakeside beach and jetty, perfect for swimming in the clear water or enjoy windsurfing or canoeing. Mnay emplacements have uninterrupted views of the lake.
  • Camping la Croix du Vieux Pont, Berny Riviere, Paris Perfectly located for Paris and Disneyland® Paris this tranquil site has two fishing lakes and another with a sandy beach. Lakeside lodges are available.

Canvas also recommends:

  • Domaine de Chalain, Jura (France) Is situated on the Lac du Chalain where you can fish or hire pedalos and canoes. The site has direct access to a long stony beach.
  • Bella Italia, Lake Garda (Italy) Relax on the terrace of the lakeside restaurant. Pedalos, canoes and windsurfing are available from the long shingle beach.
  • Camping San Francesco, Lake Garda (Italy) Beautifully located on the southern shores of Lake Garda, with an excellent pool complex and direct access to a private beach.
  • Camping Manor Farm, Interlaken (Switzerland) Gorgeous lakeside setting surrounded by mountains. Enjoy swimming in the refreshing waters of Lake Thun (no pool).

Our lakeside camping holidays are easy to book online or by calling our knowledgeable customer advice team on 0345 268 0827. To find the lakeside campsites that suit you best, try our interactive campsite finder.

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