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Campsite La Tour des Prises ****

General information

Campsite La Tour des Prises is a campsite in La Couarde-sur-Mer, Charente-Maritime.The campsite has which are marked out, pitches with shade, pitches without shade and pitches with some shade. It is possible to rent mobile homes. The campsite has a playground.

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The following rules apply to pets at (La Tour des Prises):
- 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 excursion programmes and various cycle routes. There is an entertainment programme. The camp site has an outdoor swimming pool, heated outdoor swimming pool, a heated indoor pool and a toddlers' pool.

You don't always have to cook, as the camp site has a snack bar, pizzeria and restaurant (with snack menu). The camp site also supplies fresh bread. You can also use the internet, as the camp site has one or more computers with an internet connection and you can access the internet with your own laptop in 80% of the camp site.

www.lesprises.com

Can also be found in the ACSI Campsites Europe app

Guide price €45.80
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Detail information about this campsite

H. De Leeuw

"Quiet family campsite in the middle of the Ile de Ré at 600 m from a fine sandy beach. Heated indoor swimming pool."

- Inspector Mr H. De Leeuw
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Average rating: 8.2

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Toilet facilities
8.3
Staff
8.3
Price - quality comparison
8.1
Camping pitch
8.1
Accommodation
8.2
Child friendliness
7.9
Entertainment
8.1
Sports facilities
7.8
Swimming pool
8.5
Food and drink
7.5
Surroundings
8.6

Brian Laws, on this campsite in June 2014

8.0

Travelling party: Couple

Extremely helpful staff. Very centrally situated for touring island. Plenty of quiet roads and cycle tracks adjacent. The island is excellent for those who like safe and easy cycling. The village of La Coularde had character and enough shops to cater for holiday needs. Site was 10 minutes walk from lovely beach, close to bus stops for touring island or visiting La Rochelle at reasonable cost. A bonus was an excellent swimming pool with a retractable roof for cooler days. Pitches were good but a bit tight for large outfits, but ok with use of mover.

Ian Hutchinson, on this campsite in May 2014

8.0

Travelling party: Couple

This site is very formally laid out, with the pitches in long rows. There are tall hedges surrounding each pitch which makes them reasonably private. The site is quite attractive with plenty of trees. There is a pool, although we didn\'t use it. The toilets and showers are shared (male / female) but are very clean - they seemed to be cleaned at least twice each day. There is a small village quite near to the site, with a small supermarket, a market and a few shops. Cycle lanes lead from the site and it is possible to easily cycle along the coast to St Martin and beyond. The site staff were courteous and spoke English. We enjoyed our stay here in May.

B. Westfield, on this campsite in July 2013

8.9

This evaluation has been obtained by our inspector from a questionnaire at the camp site.

Frank Wilkinson, on this campsite in June 2013

9.0

Travelling party: Couple

A nice friendly site in a quiet location but ideally placed near the centre of the island so ideal for cycling to anywhere. And the cycling is superb with traffic-free cycle tracks everywhere. I was very impressed that the site had water points ever twenty metres or so, so it was very easy to fill up my campervan every day using a watering can! The staff were helpful and friendly and bread could be ordered each day. There was a very nice swimming pool, ideal for children.
The showers were nice and hot, which is were some sites are not very good and this was the only site in three weeks all over France where the showers had a small shelf for soap and shampoo.

I'm not sure I's like to pay forty Euro a night in high season (Ile de Re seems expensive!) but at the normal ACSI price of sixteen Euro this site was great value.

Leigh, on this campsite in April 2013

8.3

Travelling party: Couple

We enjoyed our stay here. Hired bikes from the campsite for half a day and rode quite a way around the island, beautiful scenery. Facilities were top notch however we were directed to a sloping, rocky pitch with many tree roots protruding. Wasn't very suitable for a tent!

Tony and , on this campsite in September 2012

8.9

Travelling party: Couple

Fantastic site, staff very helpful and friendly even fixed leak in van for me.
The area is great for walking and biking, sea a short walk from site.
great takeaway van on site, free wifi and the pool is great on a hot day.
15 minute walk to nearest town which has a good selection of shops.
Would return again without hesitation.

Peter Harding, on this campsite in May 2012

8.7

Travelling party: Seniors

A great campsite if you like walking or cycling. Flat cycle paths everywhere. Seafood heaven in the villages. You can pick oysters off the beach. No bread available in the quiet season. The village is about a 10 minute cycle ride away, it has a supermarket, nice shops, restaurants and bakery. Heated indoor pool. Nice and quiet in the off season. Reception staff were verry good. Free wifi available near recption/games room. Toilets were very good and clean. Reverse polarity power supplies (take a convertor if needed). Nice size pitches with water and electricity. Would use this site again.

Carole Elliott, on this campsite in May 2012

8.5

Travelling party: Seniors

Our first visit and very impressed by the island and the campsite. Easy access to the cycle paths and large pitches, some with surrounding hedges. The beach was an easy walk from the site. Would definately go there again.

Gray, on this campsite in September 2010

8.3

Travelling party: Seniors

Excellent site in very good location. Stayed here many times and will be going back. Marvelous swimming pool, mainly empty off-peak. Friendly and helpful staff.

General information

Guide price 1
€45.80
Guide price 2
€50.80
Period of opening
01-04-2017 till 29-09-2017
Area
2.5 ha
Number of touring pitches
85 (85 - 120m2)
Number of camper pitches
15
Number of permanent pitches
2
Number of accommodation units for hire
53
Campsite suitable for disabled persons
Yes

* 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!)

Popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • heated
    • surface area:160 m2
  • Indoor swimming pool (heated)
    • surface area:270 m2
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Mobile homes
    • total:53
Internet
  • Internet access
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
At the reception
  • Reservation with CampingCard ACSI also possible
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Advance booking recommended for high season
  • Opening hours reception
    • From - until:08.30-12.00 | 14.00-19.00
  • Opening hours barrier
    • From - until:08.00-22.00
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card:MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Defibrillator
  • Reception easily accessible for the disabled
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages:German | English | Spanish | French
Campsite rules
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:electricity | gas
Dogs
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
Toilet facilities
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Washbasins: cold water
  • Heated toilet facilities
  • Individual toilet facilities
  • Individual washcabins: hot water
  • Individual washcabins: cold water
  • Children's sanitary facilities
  • Standard toilets
  • Individual toilets
  • Family toilet facilities
  • Squatting-toilets
  • Toilet for the elderly
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Showers: hot water
  • Showers: cold water
  • A shower (150 cmsx150 cms minimum) and a toilet (165x220cms or 190cmsx190cms minimum)
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people in the same building as for the other campers
  • Disabled sanitary facilities only open for the disabled
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Baby room
  • Tap without push control
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Marked pitches
  • Grass
  • Sand
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
  • Groceries: limited selection
  • Shop/supermarket with level entrance or with ramp
  • Restaurant (limited choice)
  • Canteen/restaurant with level entrance or with ramp
  • Snack bar
    • period:01-06/20-09
  • Pizzeria
    • period:15-05/20-09
  • Takeaway meals
    • period:01-06/20-09
  • Bar
    • period:15-05/20-09
  • Ice available
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Mobile homes
    • total:53
  • Refrigerators
  • Bicycles
  • Mountainbikes
  • Safes
  • Freezing blocs
  • Electric bikes
Swimming
  • Indoor swimming pool (heated)
    • surface area:270 m2
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • heated
    • surface area:160 m2
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • heated
    • surface area:30 m2
For children
  • Children's playground: large
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • heated
    • surface area:30 m2
  • Entertainment programme: Children (at least 2x a week - h.s.)
    • languages:English | French
    • period:01-07/31-08
  • Games room
  • Children's sanitary facilities
  • Baby room
  • Trampoline
  • Video games
Sport and games
  • Table tennis table
  • Jeu de boules alley(s)
  • Beach volleyball
Recreation (adults)
  • Entertainment for children from 13 to 18 years (at least 2x a week)
    • languages:English | French
    • period:01-07/31-08
  • Entertainment programme: Adults (at least 2x a week - h.s.)
    • languages:German | English | French
    • period:01-07/31-08
  • Cycle routes starting at the camp site
    • level:easy
  • Games room
  • Pool or billiards
  • Excursion programme (at least 2x a week - m.s.)
    • period:01-07/31-08
  • Television
  • Video games
Situation of campsite
  • Distance to the sea (max. 10 km)
    • distance:0,6 km
  • Public transport near the camp site (max. 0.5 km)
    • distance:0,4 km
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance:1,5 km
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Special pitches for motorhomes
    • hardened base for motorhomes
    • water supply and drainage
    • Surface area:120 m2
    • Amount:15
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
    • length:12
    • weight:8000 kg
Pitch amenities
  • 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:16 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
Miscellaneous
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Temporary pitches outside the campsite without electr.
    • total:20
  • Door-springs light enough (3-4 kgs pressure)
Address & Route

Would you like to book Campsite La Tour des Prises or request more information? You can do both using the information below or by visiting the campsite's website.

  • Campsite La Tour des Prises
    route d'Ars
    17670 / La Couarde-sur-Mer
    France

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    46°12'16"N 1°26'46"W
  • Take D735 dir. La Flotte after the bridge, then to St. Martin-de-Ré and past Couarde-sur-Mer dir. Ars-en-Ré. Turn right on roundabout in Couarde. Signposted.

  • 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.

  • Contact

  • www.lesprises.com

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Precipitation 55% 60% 25% 5% 5% 5% 5%
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Climate

Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm)
Jan 86% 71
Feb 85% 39
Mar 81% 56
Apr 79% 88
May 81% 50
Jun 79% 45
Jul 81% 57
Aug 80% 45
Sep 79% 76
Oct 81% 98
Nov 81% 133
Dec 84% 107
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