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Camping des Alouettes ***

General information

Camping des Alouettes is a campsite in Cognac-la-Forêt, Haute-Vienne.The campsite has which are marked out, pitches with shade, pitches without shade and pitches with some shade. It is possible to rent tents and mobile homes. The campsite has a playground.

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The following rules apply to pets at (Camping des Alouettes):
- Dog(s) permitted in low season (if on a lead)
- Dog(s) permitted in high season (if on a lead)

For sportive holidaymakers the camp site offers various cycle routes. The camp site has an outdoor swimming pool, heated outdoor swimming pool and a toddlers' pool.

You don't always have to cook, as the camp site has a restaurant (with snack menu). The camp site also supplies fresh bread. You can also use the internet, as the camp site has one or more computers with an internet connection and you can access the internet with your own laptop in 80% of the camp site.

www.camping-des-alouettes.com

Can also be found in the ACSI Campsites Europe app

Guide price €23.00
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Detail information about this campsite

F.D.A. Roose

"Cosy camp site in the natural park Périgord-Limousin at 25 km from Limoges. Spacious pitches, on the edge of the wood. Dutch owners. Ideal environment to relax, walk, swim, fish and discover this beautiful area. Table d'hôtes on monday and friday."

- Inspector Mr F.D.A. Roose
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Average rating: 8.5

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Toilet facilities
8.5
Staff
8.8
Price - quality comparison
8.6
Camping pitch
8.6
Accommodation
8.3
Child friendliness
8.2
Entertainment
7.7
Sports facilities
7.7
Swimming pool
8.2
Food and drink
8.3
Surroundings
8.4

Mr Mrs C.M.Wood-Brignall, on this campsite in August 2010

9.0

Travelling party: Couple

Visited site in late August and found a gem of a site: it's clean and very well laid out, the pitches were of a good size and the showers and toilets were very clean with plenty of space and room to wash and dry, and plenty of hot water. The owners were very helpful and friendly.

Trewhitt, on this campsite in April 2012

9.0

Travelling party: Couple

This is a lovely campsite with large well maintained pitches, the owner is very welcoming and helpful, toilet facilities are excellent and spotless, the table d`hote is excellent value for money and a great way to meet fellow guests, there is lots to see nearby and I would definitely recommend and return to if in the area.

ken and nina stabler, on this campsite in September 2012

9.0

Travelling party: Seniors

Excellant campsite very friendly couple, will visit again. Made us feel very welcome. We had trouble with our camper and the garage in the village was helpful; repaired our camper for little money. The garage name is lyda. If anyone should need assistance he is the man to see. All in all a very nice stay. Excellant food and pool.

Mr Mrs C.M.Wood-Brignall, on this campsite in August 2012

9.0

Travelling party: Seniors

This is my second visit to this site as it now has a swimming pool it is a fantastic site to be on , The owners are always ready to help and are proud of there site . The pitches are very big and electric and taps on every pitch. So book and enjoy.

John Shirtcliffe, on this campsite in April 2013

9.0

Travelling party: Couple

An extremely warm welcome from the owner when we arrived. He personally showed us the facilities and helped us pick a sunny site, then helped us set up. We had a problem with our water heater whilst on site and Antonie (the owner) spent many hours scrabbling round under our van trying to resolve it. He also phoned a supplier to try to get us the spare part we needed. The whole campsite was immaculately clean. Whilst I was using the free internet in the bar Antonie's wife put a large heater on behind me as I was cold. (Wifi was available for 1 euro). On our day of departure Antonie was ready and waiting to help us manually move our van, as it was a tight corner, then he hitched it up for us and he and his wife waved us on our way. Absolutely nothing is too much trouble for this couple and we will definitely return and would definitely recommend the site.

Arthur Lowe, on this campsite in June 2013

9.0

Travelling party: Seniors

We stayed for 4 very enjoyable nights (pity it was not longer), whilst there we joined the set diner, which was alfresco very well made and good value. Overall the pitches are huge, and the site is extremely well kept. We would definitely use again if in the area.

simon harrop, on this campsite in May 2014

9.0

Travelling party: Couple

Excellent site with huge pitches, the owners are really nice and give you a tour of the site on arrival. the new facilities block was near completion and is spotless, I could not see ramp access to the block which is slightly raised although they have disabled facilities I think it deserves more stars that it currently has and will definitely stay there again .

Richard Handscombe, on this campsite in July 2014

9.0

Travelling party: Seniors

In six weeks of touring in France, this was my favourite site. It was before the French holidays so very quiet which probably helped. The Dutch owner, is a really laid-back character and met us, shook hands and showed us around to choose a pitch. The pitches are enormous - the biggest I\'ve seen , and immaculately kept. The toilet block was brand new and not yet fully open but was superb in every way. They even had toilet paper!! Once a week you can order a roast chicken, and on another day he does full meals, and your bread order is delivered to your door each morning! The pool is also superb. the nearby village is small and attractive but with no shops to speak of. The only grip I could possibly have is that I had to walk close to the office to get wifi. This is something you encounter all the time and I wish someone could deal with it in this connected age! The site is ideal to visit the awesome Martyr\'s Village, Ouradure-sur-Glane ..

David Codrai, on this campsite in May 2016

9.0

Travelling party: Seniors

Great campsite well laid out pitches,owners very friendly and helpful,in a nice area close to village,would certainly use again

Fran Gleeson, on this campsite in June 2015

8.8

Travelling party: Couple

This is a unique and beautiful site, very welcoming. It isn\'t often if ever that the site owner shows you to your pitch. The pitches themselves are absolutely huge, and any ordered bread etc is delivered to your pitch each morning. The toilet block is well maintained. I would however prefer if toilet paper was supplied rather than having to bring ones own! This is a great site for visiting Oradour sur Glane, which is well worth a visit; it is very poignant. I would definitely recommend visiting the Visitor Centre firstly, (well worth the admission fee) as this sets the whole atrocity in historical context, and adds to the subsequent visit to the town. I found it a very moving experience.

General information

Guide price 1
€23.00
Guide price 2
€30.10
Period of opening
01-04-2017 till 30-09-2017
Area
4 ha
Altitude
355m
Number of touring pitches
68 (150m2)
Number of accommodation units for hire
9
Campsite suitable for disabled persons
Yes

* 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!)

Popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • heated
    • surface area:80 m2
    • period:01-05/30-09
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Mobile homes
    • total:6
Internet
  • Internet access
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
At the reception
  • Reservation with CampingCard ACSI also possible
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Advance booking recommended for high season
  • Opening hours reception
    • From - until:09.00-21.00
  • Opening hours barrier
    • From - until:09.00-21.00
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card:Amex | Diners Club | MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages:German | English | French | Dutch
Campsite rules
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:gas
Dogs
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
Toilet facilities
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Washbasins: cold water
  • Individual washcabins: hot water
  • Individual washcabins: cold water
  • Standard toilets
  • Family toilet facilities
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Showers: hot water
  • Showers: cold water
  • Family shower
  • A shower (150 cmsx150 cms minimum) and a toilet (165x220cms or 190cmsx190cms minimum)
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people in the same building as for the other campers
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Baby room
  • Tap without push control
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Marked pitches
  • Grass
  • Hard ground
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: hot water
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Restaurant (limited choice)
  • Canteen/restaurant with level entrance or with ramp
  • Bar
  • Freezing for cooling elements
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Mobile homes
    • total:6
  • Tents
    • total:3
  • Refrigerators
Swimming
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • heated
    • surface area:80 m2
    • period:01-05/30-09
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • heated
    • surface area:12 m2
    • period:01-05/30-09
  • Sunbathing area
For children
  • Children's playground: large
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • heated
    • surface area:12 m2
    • period:01-05/30-09
  • Children's playground: small
  • Games room
  • Baby room
  • Trampoline
  • No entertainment programme
Sport and games
  • Table tennis table
  • Jeu de boules alley(s)
  • Beach volleyball
  • Geocaching
Recreation (adults)
  • Cycle routes starting at the camp site
    • level:average
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level:easy
  • Games room
  • Television
Situation of campsite
  • Panorama
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance:9,5 km
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance:1 km
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
Pitch amenities
  • Waste water drainage at/near the pitch (max. 15 m)
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity:10 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
Miscellaneous
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Door-springs light enough (3-4 kgs pressure)
Address & Route

Would you like to book Camping des Alouettes or request more information? You can do both using the information below or by visiting the campsite's website.

  • Camping des Alouettes
    1 les Alouettes
    87310 / Cognac-la-Forêt
    France

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    Coordinates:

    45°49'29"N 0°59'48"E
  • A20, exit 28 direction Périgueux (N520). Continue towards Périgueux (D2000) as far the roundabout with Cognac-la-Fôret turning (D10). Follow signs beyond Cognac-la-Fôret to the campsite. Parking near the entrance of the camping.

  • 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.camping-des-alouettes.com

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Weather forecast

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Max. 14.4° 17.6° 20.2° 17.9° 20.8° 21.2° 20.4°
Min. 7.9° 8.1° 10° 11.8° 10.7° 12.6° 12.8°
Precipitation 45% 0% 5% 10% 5% 10% 10%
Wind direction NW NO SW N E N E
Wind speed 2 2 2 2 2 2 3

Average temperature

Climate

Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm) Hours of sunshine
Jan 83% 71 3
Feb 80% 69 4
Mar 74% 92 5
Apr 75% 123 5
May 72% 80 6
Jun 71% 82 7
Jul 75% 111 8
Aug 70% 71 8
Sep 77% 70 6
Oct 83% 124 4
Nov 87% 148 3
Dec 85% 123 2
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