Camping La Bien-Assise issituated close to the centre of Guînes, a village not far from Calais. The castle camping site is therefore popular with British tourists for whom this is the first (or last) stopover in France. The camping site is located in an attractive, rather flat, rural area. The grounds are dominated by large trees and look very attractive. The rural setting will give you an immediate French holiday feeling, while the coast of the English Channel is not far away.
Camping site and sanitary facilities
There are 46 mobile homes on the camping site which are fitted with all amenities. There are also four wooden, fully furnished rental holiday cottages. Other camping guests have access to good and modern sanitary facilities in the service building.
Because camping La Bien-Assise is not directly situated on the sea, a lake or river, it has a covered swimming pool with large water slide. However, at a distance of only 16 km, you will find Escalles and Cap Blanc-Nez, where you can spend the day on the beach. Wimereux and Sangatte are located at similar distances.
On the grounds you will also find the three-star hotel L’auberge du Colombier, located in a small 19th century castle, as well as the restaurant La Ferme Gourmande. The restaurant serves classic French dishes, also on the terrace when the weather allows it. From here you have a view of the castle's dovecote. There is a cosy bar near the reception (with a small library).
As is the case at most camping sites, camping La Bien-Assise also has its own small shop. Are you looking for a larger assortment? In Guînes itself there is a variety of supermarkets and typical French shops.
Detail information about this campsite
"This castle campsite is located in a beautiful landscape. The pitches are spacious and delineated with shrubs. Many facilities."
Average rating: 8.0
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used this site for 2 stopovers, had site with water & drainage, only problem was waste pipe had to run uphill, & water won't, another drawback, had to use chocks to level caravan, lastly, which was unusual for a 5star site was only 6amp electricity, apart form that excellent, the site is very handy for Calais ferry or tunnel, everything else was very good
The staff here were very friendly and helpul, the swimming pool was lovely with a fun outdoor water slide, very convenient for Calais approx 15 minute drive to the Eurotunnel with two supermarkets within a few minutes drive & although we didn't try it the restaurant & menu looked really good. Quiet convenient location.
large site in the grounds of a cháteau, but well spread out so it doesn\'t feel overcrowded. The restaurant on site looks nice but we didn\'t use it, the bar, though, was overcrowded and we wanted to have a drink but left before ordering.
This is our regular (10 years) arrival and departure site but we always stay a few nights as it is a really good site and very well priced through ACSI, especially given its covenience for the channel crossing. Great place and super people.
The Staff were friendly and extremely helpful. A very convenient site for quick access to the ferry. We stayed for one night on our way to the UK. Ideal! Beautifully kept pitches and excellent facilities.
The site has a pleasant, relaxed atmosphere. Swimming pool, toilets and other facilities are kept clean and staff are friendly and helpful.
Easy to get to from Calais. Excellent swimming pool and bar on site. Good relaxed atmosphere.
beautiful site just out of the lovely friendly village of guines .close to ports/tunnel..bus stop out side camp only €1 pp to calais 30 min trip so you can leave the car bind..spacious pitches mostly level..We have used this site for 3 years for a week in summer most use it as a stop over into france or out..would love to stay longer but it's expensive, it's the only thing that lets the site Down. toilets very clean we were there this year & there had been a lot of rain so very muddy but the toilets were kept clean ..very friendly staff with good English well worth the visit
Bit more expensive as the ACSI discount had expired, but then the facilities on site are pretty good. The site is well maintained, and landcaped,water and electricity points easily accessible. We used the pub/cafe, food was cheap and fair/good quality and quantity. There is a proper restaurant site for which i had great reports. The site is handy for Calais - Ferry, Tunnel, Hypermarkets etc. Clearly very much in use as a stop over from/to France as the vast majority of number plates were GB. Would use this sit again. Though preferably during an ACSI applicable period. Bread etc available on order, small shop with essentials, pool, table tennis, tennis etc etc, toilets and showers etc were excellent. Reception very helpful, stamps - posting cards for you, wifi is a bit of a pain, signal was poor for our phones/ipad - but fine for the netbook, also for short stays - if you pay for 12 hours the clock starts ticking the minute u log in and keeps running for the 12 hours. 9/10 very good site
This was our last campsite visited in our motorhome before returning home to the UK. We received an excellent welcome, with all the information one could need. The site is obviously ideal for a Calais crossing, although we crossed from Dunquerque. It is a nicely set out site with large pitches and various entertainments. The on-site cafe and adjacent restaurant (where we ate - very good) are excellent features, especially for motorhomers.
- Guide price 1
- Guide price 2
- Period of opening
- 05-04-2019 till 29-09-2019
- 15 ha
- Number of touring pitches
- 149 (100 - 300m2)
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- Campsite suitable for disabled persons
- Eco campsite
* 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!)
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Address & Route
Would you like to book Campsite La Bien Assise or request more information? You can do both using the information below or by visiting the campsite's website.
Campsite La Bien Assise
D231, avenue de la Libération
62340 / Guines
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Coordinates: 50°51'59"N 1°51'29"E
From Calais A16, exit 43 to Guines D305. Follow signs in Guines. Site located near roundabout. From Boulonge exit 36 to Guines. From St. Omer take D943 to Ardres, then D231 past Guines. Follow signs to campsite.
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