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Campsite Les Gorges de l'Oignin ***

General information

Campsite Les Gorges de l'Oignin is a campsite in Matafelon-Granges, Ain, located by a lake/recreational pond.This terraced camp site has pitches which are marked out, pitches with shade, pitches without shade and pitches with some shade. It is possible to rent mobile homes and bungalows. The camp site has a playground and a sports ground.

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The following rules apply to pets at (Les Gorges de l'Oignin):
- Dog(s) permitted in low season (if on a lead)
- Dog(s) permitted in high season (if on a lead)

The camp site has an outdoor swimming pool, a heated outdoor swimming pool and a toddlers' pool. You can swim nearby in in a lake/recreational pond. At Les Gorges de l'Oignin you can go windsurfing.

You don't always have to cook, as the camp site has a snack bar, pizzeria and restaurant (with snack menu). The camp site also supplies fresh bread. You can also use the internet, as there is a WiFi point.


Guide price €29.60
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Detail information about this campsite

A.J. Brink

This inspector visits Campsite Les Gorges de l'Oignin every year and inspects the campsite on the basis of more than 200 amenities and other points of interest. The inspector is an ACSI staff member and does not work for the campsite.

- Inspector Mr A.J. Brink
A.J. Brink

Inspector Mr A.J. Brink

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Average rating: 8.5

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Price - quality comparison
Camping pitch
Child friendliness
Sports facilities
Swimming pool
Food and drink

leca Martine, on this campsite in September 2015

Travelling party: Couple


Très beau camping au bord d\'un lac, accueil tres chaleureux et agréable de ce jeune couple de gérants.
Emplacements très grands avec eaux et électricités.
Sanitaires très propres.
Restauration simple mais très bonne.
Bonne continuation pour l\'année prochaine, si nous avons l\'occasion nous reviendrons :-)

PERRIN, on this campsite in July 2015

Travelling party: Seniors


Camping avec de nouveau gérant qui viennent juste de reprendre. Disponible et souriant. Sanitaire très propre et fermé. Emplacement grand pourvu d\'un point d\'eau. Belle halte en sortie du jura. Très agréable A recommander

Andreas Angermeir, on this campsite in June 2015

Travelling party: Seniors


Ein bezaubernder kleiner CP im franz. Jura mit gepflegter angenehmer Atmosphäre und ausgesprochen freundlichem Personal. Die Stellflächen sind eben, groß genug und durch Büsche, Bäume und Hecken getrennt. Wir hatten Glück und bekamen einen Stellplatz in vorderster Reihe mit Blick auf den See. Beschaulicher kann man nicht campen. Ein CP für Naturliebhaber abseits aller Touristenströme, geeignet, um sich so richtig zu entspannen. Die Sanitäranlagen sind in Ordnung und der freie WiFi-Zugang in der Nähe der Rezeption ein angenehmes Plus.

Emma Knight, on this campsite in June 2015

Travelling party: Couple


What a find! Stayed on route to the south for a night, beautiful surroundings and very friendly welcome on arrival. Swimming pool lovely and clean with plenty of sun beds, nice bar area, showers nice and clean and hot. Only downside for us was that there was not much to do in the surrounding area on foot or on bike and we didn\'t want to take our motorhome out again, but the sun was out so an ideal place to relax and unwind for a night! Would definitely recommend.

patwim, on this campsite in May 2015

Travelling party: Couple


Une très heureuse découverte. Accueil familial fantastique de la part du jeune couple qui vient de reprendre ce camping très agréable. Grand emplacement merveilleusement situé au bord du lac avec vue sur les montagnes également. Petit resto simple mais cuisine généreuse préparée avec beaucoup d\'amour…les pizzas super garnies préparées Anthony sont les meilleures que nous ayons dégustées depuis très longtemps. Piscine agréable.
Convient pour court et long séjour. on a vraiment adoré ce camping.

m.defender, on this campsite in September 2014

Travelling party: Group of friends


Schöner Terassenplatz mit abgeteilten Parzellen, top gepflegte ordentliche Sanitäranlagen, schöner Pool, nette Umgebung mit Wandermöglichkeiten direkt vom Platz, hundefreundlich und schöner Blick vom Platz, Empfehlenswert.

D.Büscher, on this campsite in September 2014

Travelling party: Group of friends


Schöner, gepflegter Campingplatz mit guten Sanitäreinrichtungen. Ideal für Hundebesitzer da gute Auslaufmöglichkeiten. Sehr freundliches Personal

Illy, on this campsite in June 2014


Deze beoordeling is als enquete afgenomen door onze inspecteur op de camping zelf.

Tony, on this campsite in June 2014

Travelling party: Seniors


A very quiet low season site set in a beautiful region of France. The helpful staff cannot do enough to make your visit very enjoyable. The site is clean and tidy with splendid views across the lake. Although children are welcome there is not a lot for them on the site and therefore I would not recommend the site to families with older children/teenagers. Definitely will revisit.

Brigonde, on this campsite in June 2014

Travelling party: Couple


Très bon camping de passage, propriétaires très accueillants et serviables, piscine chauffée à l\\\'entrée du camping (manque d\\\'intimité), camping en espalier rampe assez raide. A retenir car site magnifique pour quelques jours.

General information

Guide price 1
Guide price 2
Period of opening
15/04 till 20/09
2.6 ha
Number of touring pitches
Number of permanent year-round pitches
Number of accommodation units for hire

* Facilities printed in bold are not included in the overnight rate. Supplementary charges will apply. (This does not mean that facilities which are not printed in bold are free!)

Campsite rules
  • Caravans allowed
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Tents allowed
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 3
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ: charcoal | electricity | gas
  • Own boats permitted
  • WiFi point
Pitch amenities
  • Water connection at/near the pitch (max. 15 m)
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity: 10 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
    • period: 01-05/20-09
  • Groceries: limited selection
    • period: 01-05/20-09
  • Snack bar
    • period: 01-05/20-09
  • Restaurant (limited choice)
    • period: 01-05/20-09
  • Bar
  • Takeaway meals
    • period: 01-05/20-09
  • Pizzeria
    • period: 01-05/20-09
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
  • Freezing for cooling elements
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Mobile homes
    • total: 2
  • Bungalows/chalets
    • total: 10
  • Pedal boats
  • Safes
Popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • heated
    • surface area: 100 m2
    • period: 01-06/20-09
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Mobile homes
    • total: 2
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • heated
    • surface area: 100 m2
    • period: 01-06/20-09
  • Heated
  • Swimming in the lake/recreation pool(max. 0.1 km)
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area: 16 m2
    • period: 01-06/20-09
  • Sunbathing area
Water sports and recreation
  • Fishing
  • Own boats permitted
  • Windsurfing permitted
  • Jetty/buoy
For children
  • Children's playground: large
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area: 16 m2
    • period: 01-06/20-09
  • Entertainment programme: Children (at least 2x a week - h.s.)
    • languages: English | French
    • period: 07-07/22-08
  • Children's playground: small
  • Games room
  • Mini club (at least 4x a week - high season)
    • languages: English | French
  • Baby room
  • Video games
  • Animal meadow
  • Grass beach
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Marked pitches
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Grass
  • Terraced site
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Hard standing pitches
  • Hard ground
Sport and games
  • Table tennis table
  • Multi-sports field
  • Jeu de boules alley(s)
  • Golf course nearby (max. 10 km)
    • golf clinic (courses in golf)
    • distance: 3 km
    • total: 18
  • Golf clinic (courses in golf)
Recreation (adults)
  • Fishing
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level: easy | average
  • Games room
  • Television
  • Video games
Toilet facilities
  • Showers: hot water
  • Standard toilets
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Individual washcabins: hot water
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Baby room
  • Washbasins: cold water
  • Showers: cold water
  • Individual washcabins: cold water
  • Heated toilet facilities
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Dryers
  • Laundry sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
Situation of campsite
  • Located by a lake/recreation pond (max. 0.1 km)
  • Panorama
  • Shopping opportunities within %s km
    • distance: 3 km
At the reception
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Reservation with CampingCard ACSI also possible
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card: MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Advance booking recommended for high season
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages: English | Spanish | French | Italian
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 3
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
Address & Route

Would you like to book campsite Campsite Les Gorges de l'Oignin or request more information? You can do both using the information below or by visiting the campsite's website.

  • Campsite Les Gorges de l'Oignin
    rue du Lac
    01580 / Matafelon-Granges

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    46°15'18"N 5°33'25"E
  • From Bourg-en-Bresse in the direction of Nantua, turn left at roundabout and take D18 as far as Matafelon, follow the signs. Matafelon is not signposted coming from Oyonax.

  • Warning! Since July 13 2015, many French campsites are prohibited from installing their own signpost. We advise to use GPS-coordinates to locate the campsite.

  • Contact

  • www.gorges-de-loignin.com

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The weather on this campsite

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Max. 23.1° 25.3° 26.1° 26.3° 25.2° 26.9° 27.2°
Min. 15.4° 15.2° 15.4° 15.2° 14.6° 13.4° 13.9°
Precipitation 85% 50% 15% 10% 15% 10% 15%
Wind direction SW N NO N NO NO S
Wind speed 2 2 2 3 2 2 2

Average temperature


Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm) Hours of sunshine
Jan 82% 56 2
Feb 73% 53 4
Mar 69% 62 5
Apr 67% 65 6
May 67% 76 7
Jun 65% 82 7
Jul 65% 73 8
Aug 68% 89 8
Sep 74% 93 6
Oct 79% 92 4
Nov 79% 82 2
Dec 78% 67 2
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