Glamorous camping, best known as glamping, is a trend that has been growing around the world as people look for a touch of luxury while they explore the outdoors. When you think of France, you think of delicious wine, appetizing food, and beautiful surroundings, all of which makes it the perfect glamping destination. A camping holiday with an added dose of luxury and glamour and a great alternative to your usual family holiday. We have compiled the best glamping holidays for you and your loved ones to get little joie de vivre glamping in France!
1. Glamping in the Forest – Ardèche
Located in southeast France, Ardèche is best known for its forests and trails, a nature lovers haven. Huttopia Sud Ardèche provides the perfect glamping experience as there are exciting activities for both young and old alike. Of course, it wouldn’t be camping without a touch of luxury, which is why the camp offers unique wellness facilities such as a spa in the middle of the forest. While you relax in the spa, the kids can spend their time in the swimming pool or on a thrilling treasure hunt. In the afternoons the entire family can enjoy the open-air cinema or storytelling. You don’t have to worry about cooking as Huttopia Sud Ardèche has its own restaurant where you can ignite your taste buds. To top it all off, there is a bar on the campsite where you can get some ice-cream or even some crêpes. A true glamping experience!
2. Glamping by the Sea – Roquebrune-sur-Argens
Country Camp Leï Suves is a wonderful campsite on the Côte d’Azur, your perfect destination for glamping in the south of France. The family-friendly campsite features a heated outdoor pool, entertainment teams for the children and beautiful furnished tents. The tents are pitched on spacious and natural areas to provide you with a sense of privacy during your vacation. To add on to the aspect of glamorous camping, there is a restaurant on-site with a variety of dishes for you to indulge in or even take-away to enjoy in your tent. Only 10 minutes away and you are met with the glamorous beaches of the French Riviera. You can also treat the kids to a trip to the nearby Waterworld Lake of Gaudrade, which is a fantastic water park with huge inflatables positioned on the lake.
3. Glamping in Lavender Fields – Drôme
The wonderful Huttopia camping chain makes a second appearance on the list with Huttopia Village Dieulefit. Situated in Dieulefit, this campsite in the Drôme department offers comfortable furnished tents designed with canvas and all the facilities that you require, including your very own bathroom! As soon as you arrive at the destination you will be met with breath-taking views of lavender fields and the pond.
Similar to the Huttopia in Ardèche, you also get to enjoy the benefits of the forest spa. A unique experience of saunas in wooden cabins, a Finnish bath, and sun loungers nestled among the trees. The kids can also enjoy some aqua-filled fun in either of the two swimming pools while toddlers can safely splash around in the paddling pool. Family oriented activities are also in abundance at this camping site with everything from pottery to Segway tours and open-air cinemas. You and your family will never have a dull moment glamping in Huttopia Village Dieulefit.
4. Glamping in the Countryside – Vendée
Why not escape the hassle and bustle of noisy cities and enjoy a glamping experience in the countryside? RCN la Ferme du Latois gives you just the experience with a calm and relaxing surrounding. Not to mention, it is located in Vendée which is the sunniest region in France. The spacious location of the camp means that you can enjoy a sense of privacy.
Children can also experience the touch of glamour in this camping trip as the campsite has its own swimming pool with two water slides. You can also partake in different family activities such as paintballing, volleyball or football. If you are a golf-lover, then you can carry along your golf clubs on this trip as there is an 18-hole golf course located nearby. Part of glamping also means that you are catered for in terms of food and drinks which is why RCN la Ferme du Latois have their own restaurant and bar that you can indulge from.
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