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Campsite La Bien Assise *****

General information
Guide price €36.20

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.

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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.

Swimming pool

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.

Hotel/Restaurant

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).

Shop

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.

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8.0
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Detail information about this campsite

J.M. Dorresteijn "This castle campsite is located in a beautiful landscape. The pitches are spacious and delineated with shrubs. Many facilities."

- Inspector Mr J.M. Dorresteijn

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Average rating: 8.0

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Toilet facilities
8.0
Staff
8.4
Price - quality comparison
7.5
Child friendliness
8.1
Entertainment
7.9
Sports facilities
8.1
Swimming pool
8.2
Food and drink
8.0
Surroundings
7.9

Phil Dougan, on this campsite in August 2013

8.9

Travelling party: Couple

We stay here on route to the South of France and again on route home to the Channel Tunnel, stayed on pitch and in Chateau and have never had a problem. Great camping site, the onsite Restaurant is a gem and is a must do! 'FOOD IS FAB' we have never had anything but first class food and service after numerous visits, the locals eat here which is the best endorsement. So book in advance it’s always very busy. The facilities are very good and have always been clean and tidy.

Richard Spencer, on this campsite in July 2013

7.5

Travelling party: Couple

Good stop over site. Close to road so some road noise at night. Lovely maintained site. Clean toilets. Nickname Little Britain. Close to Eurotunnel.

Slegtenhorst, on this campsite in July 2013

7.1

Google Translation

Travelling party: Family with children, various ages

Zijn hier op de weg naar huis 2 nachten geweest. Pitch was rumoerig, aan de weg wel ruim. In het campingrestaurant hebben we 1 x gegeten. De salade was ok, de rest van de maaltijd niet.

Bjarne Terkelsen, on this campsite in July 2013

5.9

Google Translation

Travelling party: Seniors

very poor internet and expensive, great camping too much far to toilets, and too expensive this is too much, sorry I do not have anything positive to say, forgot that the food is expensive and bad no choice, will never come

Nigel Shuttleworth, on this campsite in July 2013

6.4

Travelling party: Seniors

I can't for the life of me think what makes this campsite 5* - I've stayed at better 2* sites. Given that the pitches are large, they are not very well screened and since this is primarily a 'transit camp' for people arriving off or leaving on the ferries, it is noisy at night. The toilets are cleaned regularly and some do have seats, but the blocks are dilapidated and in urgent need of refurbishment. The food at the on-site Restaurant, La Ferme Gourmande is indifferent and expensive; indeed the main gripe is the exorbitant price charged for the pitch itself is just not worth it.

Jos R., on this campsite in June 2013

7.6

Google Translation

Travelling party: Couple

Onze laatste camping van deze vakantie. Schitterende plaats. Grote plaatsen, lekker in de zon. De mensen aan de receptie deden echt hun best om iedereen te helpen. Wel veel Engelsen! Mooie uitvalsbasis om de caps en Calais te bezoeken.

ChristineB, on this campsite in June 2013

8.2

Travelling party: Seniors

12kms from Eurotunnel and 19kms from the ferry makes this a very convenient site to stay – and it’s a great site into the bargain. We arrived ‘on spec’ at about 2pm, checking in was very efficient and we were shown to our pitch. The site is large and very well laid out with large grassy pitches and it seemed as if they kept the one-nighters like us near the entrance which is a good idea so we didn’t disturb the long term stays. There are 3 shower/wc blocks (not unisex), at least one of which is heated. I used an unheated block and it was reasonably clean but certainly not up to 5 star standard, which is what the site claims to be. Other amenities include a children’s playground, 5 adult outdoor fitness apparatuses, indoor swimming pool with sliding roof & small waterslide, table tennis table, Snack bar, Take away, Bread ordering facility, small shop and restaurant. We opted to used the snack bar – limited menu - food was ok but we were impressed by the very hardworking man who was the barman and waiter.

Stephen Humphreys, on this campsite in June 2013

7.8

Travelling party: Seniors

Used site for a one night stopover travelling south. Very professional site, well run if a little impersonal. Everything we asked for. The motorhome service point has been upgraded and is now first class.

Peter Freeman, on this campsite in June 2013

8.3

Travelling party: Seniors

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

Les Collins, on this campsite in June 2013

8.8

Travelling party: Seniors

Very good site. Pitches are well maintained and the toilet facilities are very good. Would use this site again. One small point of criticism is that the WIFI access for one hour cards at least do not allow you to log in and out.

General information

Guide price 1
€36.20
Guide price 2
€46.20
Period of opening
05-04-2019 till 29-09-2019
Area
15 ha
Number of touring pitches
149 (100 - 300m2)
Number of camper pitches
4
Number of permanent pitches
60
Number of accommodation units for hire
6
Campsite suitable for disabled persons
Yes
Eco campsite
Yes

* 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!)

Popular amenities
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:3
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Mobile homes
    • total:6
Internet
  • Mobile internet
    • Type:3G
  • Internet access
  • WiFi zone
    • wifi zone free
  • 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
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card:MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages:English | Spanish | French
Campsite rules
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:3
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:3
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:charcoal | electricity | gas
Dogs
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:3
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:3
Toilet facilities
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Washbasins: cold water
  • Heated toilet facilities
  • Individual washcabins: hot water
  • Individual washcabins: cold water
  • Children's sanitary facilities
  • Standard toilets
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Squatting-toilets
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Toilet-shower combination (215cmsx215cms minimum)
  • Showers: hot water
  • Showers: cold water
  • 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
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Marked pitches
  • Grass
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
  • Dryers
  • Ironing facilities
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Groceries: extensive selection
    • period:05-04/15-09
  • Shop/supermarket with level entrance or with ramp
  • Restaurant (with ample choice)
    • period:05-04/15-09
  • Restaurant (limited choice)
    • period:05-04/15-09
  • Canteen/restaurant with level entrance or with ramp
  • Snack bar
    • period:05-04/15-09
  • Takeaway meals
    • period:05-04/15-09
  • Bar
    • period:05-04/15-09
  • Freezing for cooling elements
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Mobile homes
    • total:6
  • Safes
  • Freezing blocs
Swimming
  • Indoor swimming pool by means of a sliding roof
    • surface area:100 m2
    • period:05-04/15-09
    • Heated:Yes
  • Water slide (> 10 m)
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area:20 m2
    • period:05-04/15-09
    • Heated:Yes
  • Sunbathing area
For children
  • Water slide (> 10 m)
  • Children's playground: large
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area:20 m2
    • period:05-04/15-09
    • Heated:Yes
  • Children's playground: small
  • Games room
  • Children's sanitary facilities
  • Baby room
  • Video games
  • Crazy golf
  • No entertainment programme
Sport and games
  • Table tennis table
  • Multi-sports field
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Jeu de boules alley(s)
  • Crazy golf
Recreation (adults)
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level:easy | average
  • Games room
  • Television
  • Video games
Situation of campsite
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance:8 km
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance:1 km
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Special pitches for motorhomes
    • Surface area:60 m2
    • Amount:4
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
    • length:13
    • weight:6000 kg
Pitch amenities
  • Water connection at/near the pitch (max. 15 m)
  • 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 | 16 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
Disabled
  • Toilet-shower combination (215cmsx215cms 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
  • Canteen/restaurant with level entrance or with ramp
  • Shop/supermarket with level entrance or with ramp
Miscellaneous
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
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
    France

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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.

  • 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.

  • +33321352077

  • +33321367920

  • Send this campsite an e-mail

  • www.camping-la-bien-assise.com

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Weather forecast

Sun

25 / 08

 

Mon

26 / 08

 

Tue

27 / 08

 

Wed

28 / 08

 

Thu

29 / 08

 

Fri

30 / 08

 

Sat

31 / 08

 
Max. 28.1° 27.6° 26.9° 26.2° 20.4° 20.9° 22°
Min. 18.7° 19° 19.3° 19.6° 16.7° 15.2° 15.4°
Precipitation 0% 0% 5% 10% 15% 10% 10%
Wind direction NO N NO W W W SW
Wind speed 2 2 3 3 4 4 4

Climate

Precipitation total (mm)
Jan 71
Feb 61
Mar 46
Apr 51
May 56
Jun 51
Jul 66
Aug 89
Sep 81
Oct 89
Nov 94
Dec 81

Average temperature

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