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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
7.6
Child friendliness
8.1
Entertainment
7.9
Sports facilities
8.2
Swimming pool
8.3
Food and drink
8.0
Surroundings
8.0

Monty Cullimore, on this campsite in September 2012

6.4

Travelling party: Seniors

We have stayed twice on this site but would only recommend as a transit one. Ideal for a stop over on the way in or out of France. Like most other comments we found it rather expensive, the toilets are in need of up-dating although cleaned twice a day they still looked grubby. Will probably use again, but only as a stop-over.

Tony and , on this campsite in September 2012

9.0

Travelling party: Couple

The best site I have ever stayed at; site spotless, toilets spotless, wonderful food at the restaurant, town within walking distance and Calais only a short drive away.

mwbarnes, on this campsite in July 2012

7.8

Travelling party: Couple

A fairly large site ideally close to ferry and tunnel terminals. Pitches were on grass and flat.
Electric points were a mixture of standard and continental sockets.
Shower/toilet facilities were a little tired but adequate. (Free hot water). One facilities block had no signs so not sure if male, female or unisex which was a bit confusing.
Restaurant, bar and shop on site as well as indoor pool. Motorhome service point and chemical disposal point.

Carol Ottevanger, on this campsite in June 2012

8.2

Travelling party: Family with children, various ages

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.

Tony Bates and Bert Bruce, on this campsite in June 2012

8.6

Travelling party: Couple

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

Andrew Myerscough, on this campsite in June 2012

6.6

Travelling party: Single

On a small pitch with a large van despite booking nearly a month in advance. The pitch flooded when it rained.
The noise at night was definitely unacceptable with people staying in the rental tents and statics being particularly noisy.
It was useful for the ferry, but will not be returning as it was expensive, and not very helpful staff.



Iona James, on this campsite in June 2012

7.1

Travelling party: Couple

Only good thing is handy stopover as close to Calais. Charged more than other sites for daily tourist tax. Staff could be more friendly - not one smiled. Better sites available at cheaper rates. Close to busy road with many noisy lorries passing.

George Young, on this campsite in June 2012

8.2

Travelling party: Seniors

A lovely well kept site with good clean toilet facilities in close proximity to Calais. Helpful friendly staff. Allocated pitch, some with trees. Charge for wifi but 30mins free in bar with a purchase. Activities for all ages including heated pool.

Richard Craig, on this campsite in May 2012

9.0

Travelling party: Couple

Stayed for 3 nights coming back from Holland. Very good location. Found a very good vet in nearby Ardres to get the dog sorted before coming home.

Geoff & Julia Chick, on this campsite in May 2012

8.6

Travelling party: Seniors

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.

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

Tue

20 / 08

 

Wed

21 / 08

 

Thu

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Fri

23 / 08

 

Sat

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Sun

25 / 08

 

Mon

26 / 08

 
Max. 19° 19.3° 20.2° 21.8° 23.7° 23° 21.5°
Min. 13.6° 13° 13.5° 15.1° 16.6° 17.4° 16.8°
Precipitation 0% 0% 5% 5% 5% 5% 15%
Wind direction W W W N N NW W
Wind speed 4 3 4 3 3 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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