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Campsite Houtum ****

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8.7
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Camping Houtum is located in the Belgian Kempen, near Kasterlee. This medium sized campground is ideal for those seeking peace and quiet, hikers and nature lovers. In spring, all of Kasterlee is tinted orange during the pumpkin festivals. The high point is the pumpkin regatta, where participants kayak down the river in a hollowed out pumpkin.

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Charming atmosphere

The campground is located on a little river in an extensive forest and heath area, the warmest place in Belgium in the summer. The reception is located in a modern building surrounded by greenery.

The campground has little definition between the campsites, so there is an open and convivial atmosphere. If you need more shade or privacy, you should bring a parasol and/or windscreen.

Fun for discovery and play

Children can play for ours in the indoor and outdoor playground. There are also great things to do in the area, such as in the Forest of the Gnomes. The Bobbejanland fun park is nearly around the corner (6 km). Curious and sporty campers can participate in a treasure hunt, geocaching, cycling or kayaking in the natural area around Kasterlee.

A lovely nibble

Campingcafé Congé looks charming , light and airy. Here you can order coffee, tea and snacks (also to take away). There are regular organized activities as well as pool, dancing and bingo. Outside there is a lovely terrace where the fire baskets are lit when the evenings cool off. The campground does not have a shop (supermarket 1 km away), but you can order bread rolls.

Well organised

The bathroom facility is new and modern and is kept spic and span. There are also bathroom facilities for the disabled. There is free wifi all over the campground, with nearly all areas having good reception.

www.campinghoutum.be 
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Detail information about this campsite

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Reviews (66)

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Average rating: 8.7

Toilet facilities
8.5
Staff
9.0
Price - quality comparison
8.6
Child friendliness
8.3
Entertainment
7.5
Sports facilities
7.7
Food and drink
7.8
Surroundings
8.7

Cor - Ede, on this campsite in August 2019

9.0

Travelling party: Single

Liked - mooie omgeving, mooie camping, prettige medewerkers.
Disliked - In een zaal op de camping was een (trouw) feest. Dit duurde tot 4 uur 's nachts. De dreunende muziek was zeer hinderlijk en hield me uit m'n slaap.
Source: Ctoutvert

Jan Beirinckx, on this campsite in August 2019

9.0

Travelling party: Couple

Deze camping voldoet aan alle verwachtingen. Niet in het minst de ondersteuning van de uitbaters. Niets is hun teveel om van onze vakantie een leuke tijd te maken.
Naast de camping is er van de group Van Eyck een restaurant waar men voortreffelijk kan eten.

Wilco - Dirksland, on this campsite in July 2019

7.7

Travelling party: Family with children, 12 - 18 years

Liked - Mooie schone camping, ideaal voor rust zoekers
Disliked - Weinig te doen voor de jeugd
Source: Ctoutvert

Peter - Beuningen, on this campsite in July 2019

8.7

Travelling party: Seniors

Liked - kanovaren dichtbij de camping.
voldoende eetgelegenheden.
grote campingplaatsen.

Disliked - Er liep niet ver van de camping een drukke weg. Deze was goed te horen op de camping.
Source: Ctoutvert

Paul Lenders , on this campsite in July 2019

8.3

Travelling party: Young couple

Liked - Vriendelijke camping, schoon en netjes onderhouden
Disliked - Jammer dat er geen zwembad bij de camping is.
Source: Ctoutvert

Ron - Panningen, on this campsite in July 2019

8.3

Travelling party: Family with children, 4 – 12 years

Liked - Ze haden een leuke speeltuin voor de kinderen hebben zich goed vermaakt
Disliked - Jammer dat ze geen zwembad haden
Daarom zijn we ook eerder terug gegaan met het warme weer bijna geen schauduw

Source: Ctoutvert

Renee - Ulestraten, on this campsite in July 2019

7.7

Travelling party: Family with children, 12 - 18 years

Liked - Mooie rustige camping met alle voorzirningen
Disliked - Er was weing schaduw op de plek waar we stonden
Source: Ctoutvert

Marcel - Kontich, on this campsite in July 2019

10.0

Travelling party: Seniors

Liked - prima douches
Disliked - geen opmerking
Source: Ctoutvert

Eric - Hofstade, on this campsite in July 2019

9.7

Travelling party: Seniors

Liked - Midden juli en toch rustig
Disliked - Gasten die de sanitaire ruimtes niet netjes achterlaten (is op elke camping)
Source: Ctoutvert

Werner - Westerlo, on this campsite in July 2019

10.0

Travelling party: Single

Liked - Rustige plek
Source: Ctoutvert

Inspected annually

J. Verrezen

This inspector visits Campsite Houtum 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 J. Verrezen

Inspector Mr J. Verrezen

J. Verrezen

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Weather

The weather on this campsite

Weather forecast

Fri

24 / 06

 

Sat

25 / 06

 

Sun

26 / 06

 

Mon

27 / 06

 

Tue

28 / 06

 

Wed

29 / 06

 

Thu

30 / 06

 
Max. 23.8° 22.5° 22.1° 22.6° 24.4° 27.3° 27.5°
Min. 16.8° 15.2° 14.1° 14° 11.6° 14.1° 15.6°
Precipitation 80% 35% 85% 5% 0% 5% 25%
Wind direction SW SW SW W ZO E S
Wind speed 2 3 3 2 2 2 3

Climate

Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm) Hours of sunshine
Jan 88% 70 2
Feb 84% 57 3
Mar 81% 64 4
Apr 75% 46 6
May 74% 61 7
Jun 75% 66 7
Jul 76% 76 7
Aug 77% 66 6
Sep 82% 72 5
Oct 86% 75 4
Nov 89% 76 2
Dec 90% 76 2

Average temperature

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  • Campsite Houtum
    Houtum 39
    2460 / Kasterlee
    Belgium
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    51°13'59"N 4°58'40"E
  • E34 exit 24 Kasterlee. Campsite signposted 500m past the village centre, near the windmill. Or E313, exit 23 Kasterlee/Turnhout. Follow N19 (not N19-g). Turn right 1 km before village centre.

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