Camping France in the south
Camping in France in the south is one of the best ways to discover the countryside of the 'land of wine and cheese'. There is just so much to see and do especially in the rural areas that form the heart of France. From visiting ruins to sampling regional cuisine, camping holidays are ideal and inexpensive alternatives for couples, families or large groups.
Browse on the Eurocamp (eurocamp.co.uk) that lists camping places from the northern, central to the southern part of France. Rates start at £322 for a week (15/09/11 to 22/09/11) for a family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children between 4-17 years) in Frejus, Riviera.
Your accommodation consists of 3 bedrooms spaciously distributed on 40 m2. With enough room to sleep eight people, there is a fully equipped kitchen and even an iPod dock. La Baume facilities include indoor and outdoor pools, slides, kids club, and access to the beach nearby.
For couples searching for lodgings, the Serignan Plage in Languedoc costs £180 for 5 nights from 14/09/11 to 19/09/11. For 6 nights (16/09/11 to 21/09/11), a Safari Tent that sleeps 6 people is priced at £258.
Another website to look at is Keycamp (keycamp.co.uk). For 5 nights, expect to pay £230 for a family of four on the Domaine du Colombier, Cote d'Azure. Inclusive dates are from 04/10/11 to 09/10/11. This 3-bedroom mobile home is big enough to sleep 7 people with a fully equipped kitchen, fans, ceiling vaults, and even a hair dryer. Barbecue facilities are available on the site as permitted.
A camping holiday from 18/09/11 to 24/09/11 (7 nights) is priced at £322 on the same site. The accommodation has 3 bedrooms, a fully fitted kitchen and a bath.
If you are already planning camping holidays for next year, don't forget to compare prices on Le Camp (lecamp.co.uk). With three types of canvas tents (Big Tent, Woodland Yurt, Giant Yurt) to choose from, rates begin from £147 to £174 for a week's stay between June and July.
For last minute camping holidays in France to the south (3 days before travel dates), call the agents on the numbers given on the websites.