Camping Le Vélodrome is a campsite in Albert, Somme, located a river/stream and by a lake/recreational pond.The campsite has which are marked out, pitches without shade and pitches with some shade.
The following rules apply to pets at (Camping Le Vélodrome):
- 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 also supplies fresh bread. You can also use the internet, as there is a WiFi point.
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Detail information about this campsite
"Nice campsite with marked pitches. Next to the campsite is a lake and a river."
Average rating: 7.8
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- Swimming pool
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Good municipal campsite 10 minutes walk from Albert centre and well located to visit the Somme monuments.
Friendly welcome in English, choose your own pitch. Facilities are typical French campsite and shared.
Bread van arrives 9am and is very good value, if you miss him the vending machine is refilled at the same time so you can bag a baguette later. Small lake next door popular with the locals. Quiet at night but with the occasional local train. Very happy with our 4 night stay and would return.
An excellent site with very helpful and friendly staff, a superb location for cycling and walking the Somme battlefields .A gentle stroll of a few minutes from the centre of Albert which is an extremely welcoming little town The facilities are clean and the site well kept .All in all a very enjoyable 2 week stay.
Campsite was good, staff not good english even though it says they can speak english on website. Price was good, pitch was a good size, could do with more showers.
Overall a good campsite.
Stayed in September 2015. Only used this as an overnight stay. Unisex toilets, paper was on the wall outside the cubicles, Hot showers. Reception was closed on arrival, but just chose a pitch and settled up in the morning. Lovely short walk around the fishing lakes
Lovely setting next to a park/lakes. Large grassy pitches, we had our own water & drainage. Unisex toilets had no seats, very often no paper. no soap in dispenser BUT washbasin didn\'t work anyway! Chemical toilet didn\'t work so had to empty in camper van waste unit. Short walk into Albert centre. Good base for WW1 cemeteries etc. Reception very limited opening hours but if not open just find a pitch and let them know later.
A lovely site with a very nice warden. The site appears to be unmanned from about lunchtime until 6pm but you just go to the site and choose a pitch and pay the warden at 6.00pm when the office opens. Lovely pitches and well kept site and in easy reach of World War 1 sites.
Definitely worth a visit
Very nice camping beside a river. Pleasant 10 minute stroll into the town of Albert. Sanitary facilities are clean and adequate. Pitches are of a good size, with good covering of well tended grass. Wifi is free and available beside the reception, where there are chairs for users. This site is ideal for people wishing to visit the WW1 sites in the Somme and only 2 miles from the Lochnagar Cratar where the Battle of the Somme started in 1916. Highly recommended.
This evaluation has been obtained by our inspector from a questionnaire at the camp site.
We stayed on this site for two nights, en route from Calais to the Burgundy area. A quiet site which suited ourselves and the two couples with us in our individual caravans. The facilities were clean, and adequate. The dogs enjoyed their walks around the adjacent lakes, which added to the attraction of the area. The town was a short drive away.
Quiet ideal site for overnight stays to and from Calais. Pitches medium/ large in size.
Unisex sanitary facilities a little out date but clean.
Free wifi outside reception area with seating.
Outside the site are nice walks around the lakes and into the local town.
- Guide price 1
- Guide price 2
- Period of opening
- 01-04-2017 till 11-10-2017
- 1.6 ha
- Number of touring pitches
- 75 (72 - 120m2)
- Number of camper pitches
- Campsite suitable for disabled persons
* 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!)
At the reception
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Washing, washing-up, cooking
Food, drink and groceries
Available to hire at the campsite
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Address & Route
Would you like to book Camping Le Vélodrome or request more information? You can do both using the information below.
Camping Le Vélodrome
avenue Henry Dunant
80300 / Albert
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Via D929 direction Albert. Then follow signs.
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