Camping in La Rochelle: holidays in a mobile home on the Atlantic coast
Between side trips to the beach and days out in charming villages, La Rochelle rewards holidaymakers with a great place to stay by the water. Enjoy delving into the town's art and history museum, exploring its old ports and pretty cobbled streets, and taking a step back in time by visiting numerous historic attractions. Opting for a stay at one of our campsites in La Rochelle affords you with the opportunity to discover the islands of Ile de Ré and Ile d'Oléron as well as the famous Fort Boyard. It’s the ideal destination for beach breaks and day trip to wine estates in Charente-Maritime.
Whether you go camping as a family, couple or with friends, you'll find a great choice of accommodation at our campsites in La Rochelle including mobile homes, chalets, well-equipped tents and apartments. Discover a wide range of entertainment and activities including amazing pool complexes, clubs for children and teens, exciting evening entertainment, outdoor playgrounds and sports facilities.
Top 5 must-do activities in La Rochelle
La Rochelle is a step back in time. Between old ports, museums and medieval streets, you can explore a city steeped in history. Here are 5 unmissable activities to enjoy during your stay at a campsite in La Rochelle!
Stroll through the Old Port with its medieval towers
If you ask one of the locals to name the most unmissable attractions in their city, they will tell you about the Old Port. The iconic Lantern, Chain and Saint-Nicolas towers, along with the old town's historic stone remnants make up an enchanting postcard perfect place to stroll through.
Visit La Rochelle Aquarium
One of the largest aquariums in Europe, La Rochelle Aquarium is home to over 12,000 marine animals and a is great place to discover and appreciate the beauty of our seas and oceans. This family-friendly attractions is a fantastic place for an entertaining and educational day out with the kids.
Go shopping at Halles Market
For lovers of good food and local products, go to the covered market of Les Halles de la Ville. This 19th century building, which is open every morning, entices you in to browse and buy wonderful fare including freshly caught fish and seafood.
If you plan to spend a holiday in La Rochelle, it's highly recommended that you see Fort Boyard. One of the region's most famous sightseeing opportunities, the fort features on a popular French TV game show of the same name. While it's not possible to go inside the fort, you can appreciate its unique architecture by taking a boat trip.
Explore the island of Île de Ré
If you like to discover your holiday destination by bike, Ile de Ré is the ideal place for cycling excursions during your time in Charente-Maritime. With over 140km of cycle paths, this little piece of paradise is blessed with beautiful beaches, charming villages and scenic nature reserves. From Saint-Clément-des-Baleines to the abbey of Châteliers, the trip promises beautiful discoveries.
The best campsites in La Rochelle
Are you looking for a campsite with swimming pool in La Rochelle? Or perhaps a campsite near the aquarium? Whatever you are looking for, check our selection of La Rochelle campsite and start planning your dream holiday on the Atlantic coast!
Campsite Domaine Les Charmilles
Located close to the charming seaside commune of Fouras, and just 3km from the beautiful beach of Châtelaillon-Plage, 4* Campsite Domaine Les Charmilles is a perfect destination for family holidays. With a vibrant kids’ club, sociable evening entertainment and a brilliant swimming pool complex, the site is ideal for holidaymakers of all ages. Take advantage of the wooded park around your mobile home and discover the surroundings of La Rochelle by bike or on foot. When you are not surfing at sea, you can opt for the covered and heated pool, or the outdoor pool with slides of the campsite!
Campsite La Côte Sauvage
Offering tranquillity by the ocean, Campsite La Côte Sauvage is a pitch perfect destination for holidaymakers who want to enjoy a sunny stay on the island of Ile de Ré. Embrace nature by booking a stay in a well-equipped tent or unique yurt and savour the serenity of this wooded campsite that sprawls across a 7.4 hectare estate. From the resort, guests can enjoy walking and cycling trips around the island and great sightseeing opportunities at Saint-Clément-des-Baleines, Fort La Prée and the Lilleau des Niges National Nature Reserve.
4* Campsite Le Jard
A little further north, 700m from the beach and 4km from Tranche-sur-Mer, 4-star Campsite Le Jard welcomes children and parents to enjoy a comfortable stay in a modern mobile home. Take advantage of clubs for children and teenagers, sports activities, shows and yoga classes and of course, swimming in the pool all day long!
Our camping tips for your holidays in La Rochelle
Everything you need to know before going on holiday to a campsite in La Rochelle!
When to go to La Rochelle?
For a pleasant stay on the Atlantic coast, we recommend the months of May to October. Average temperatures reach 25°C in summer, but if you don't plan to swim, go in the off season to get more affordable accommodation prices.
What are the best campsites with swimming pools in La Rochelle?
If your holidays are synonymous with swimming, water sports and lazing under the sun, then our campsites with a swimming pool are perfect! Choose Domaine Les Charmilles or Clos Cottet in Vendée for access to amazing aquatic areas.
Welche Art von Campingunterkünften gibt es auf Sardinien?
Are you going on holiday with the family? Choose a campsite with activities dedicated to children and adults! Campsite La Côte Sauvage offers a Kid's Club for young campers aged 4 to 10, as well as a pony club. Campsite Le Jard is also a great choice for family-friendly holidays, as it has plenty of activities for everyone. Also take a look at the Aunis Club Vendée campsite which has everything the family needs!
For the best accommodation for family holidays, book a mobile home at our campsites in Nouvelle Aquitaine or at our campsites in Charente-Maritime!