Camping Le Vieux Berger is situated on the outskirts of Lourdes, only 2 km away from the Shrine. You camp here in an attractive and natural setting with mountains, valleys and waterfalls. The green camping site has spacious pitches with ample shade. There are also a few rental accommodation units and designated motorhome sites. These are open throughout the year.
Generously sized camping site with a view
The centre of the camping site consists of a lawn with spacious (100 m2), level and demarcated camping pitches. You will also find the playground here. All pitches on the camping site offer a splendid view of the mountains. The rental accommodation units are situated on the boundary of the camping grounds.
Pedal boating or a game of pétanque
There is no swimming pool on the camping site, but at a distance of some 5 km from the camping site there is a large lake: Lac de Lourdes. Here you can indulge in several water sports. Children may enjoy pedal boating or paddle surfing here. On the camping site is a play ground and a pétanque pitch. There is no entertainment programme.
Behind the reception is a kiosk where you can enjoy a drink and a bite to eat. Snacks are available from the beginning of July to the end of August. There is a fresh bread service in summer. Make sure to get a few pastries as well.
A multifaceted environment
Undoubtedly, you will pay a visit to the Shrine. But Lourdes castle is also well worth a visit. The famous mountain Le Pic du Jer is only a ten minute drive from the camping site. You can travel up the mountain in a hundred year old cable car. Once you reach the top you will enjoy the spectacular panorama of the valley.
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Detail information about this campsite
This inspector visits Campsite Le Vieux Berger 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.
Average rating: 8.9
- Toilet facilities
- Price - quality comparison
- Child friendliness
- Sports facilities
Liked - Le tout
Liked - calme
Disliked - pas de mini épicerie
Liked - camping calme, et ombragé belle vue sur les pyrennés
Disliked - la visite de lourdes,les lieux saints, les musées,
Liked - Le calme,l environnement.
Liked - le cite de Lourdes et toutes les randonnées à faire aux alentours
Liked - Tranquillité et espace verts
Liked - La region
Disliked - Manque ustensiles de cuisine
Liked - Tranquilite du camping
Liked - Le calme
Liked - Très bon camping à refaire
- Guide price 1
- Guide price 2
- Period of opening
- 01-04-2019 till 31-10-2019
- 1.8 ha
- Number of touring pitches
- 54 (80 - 100m2)
- Number of camper pitches
- Number of accommodation units for hire
- Campsite suitable for disabled persons
* Amenities in bold are not included in the overnight price. Some may need to be paid for. (This does not imply that all amenities not in bold are free!)
At the reception
Ground and vegetation
Washing, washing-up, cooking
Food, drink and groceries
Available to hire at the campsite
Sport and games
Situation of campsite
Address & Route
Would you like to book Campsite Le Vieux Berger or request more information? You can do both using the information below.
Campsite Le Vieux Berger
2 route de Julos
65100 / Lourdes
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Coordinates: 43°6'16"N 0°1'59"W
From north, on 1st roundabout take 2nd exit to Argelès/Gavarnie. After 300m, get into left-hand lane. From south, turn back at roundabout due to sharp bend at entrance road.
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.
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