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Campsite du Brec **

General information

A crystal-clear lake where you can go swimming, canoeing and water cycling and a beautiful river for fishing: these are the main attractions of the simple yet fine Camping du Brec. The rough campsite terrain has the look of a wild Canadian 'campground.' This is the ideal spot for people who love the wilderness.

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Camping in the wild

The flat terrain is naturally landscaped and somewhat wild in nature, with bushes and trees offering shade to part of the campsite. It's almost as if you're camping in the wilderness. The spacious camping pitches are spread out in an irregular fashion. There are also a few modern bungalows available for rent.

Private lake with all the trimmings

Next to the reception lies the idyllic private lake with crystal-clear water, a sandy beach, several pebble beaches, a jetty, and trees and bushes providing shade all around. There is also a small island in the lake. In the lake, you can go water cycling, swimming or canoeing. You can use the canoes and kayaks for free.

White-water rafting trips

At the campsite, you will find a sports field, a boules court and a large tent with a table tennis table which is also used for activities. A few swings, a small sandbox and a teeter-totter are available for the little ones. There is no other entertainment here. Are you looking for more adventure? The on-site mountain and water sports centre organises guided white-water rafting trips.

Time for a snack

At the campsite, you can get a simple snack, a cold beer or an ice cream. The patio offers beautiful views of the lake. There is also a barbecue area with two large barbecues and a few picnic benches.

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Guide price €22.40
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Detail information about this campsite

R. Coenen

This inspector visits Campsite du Brec every year and inspects the campsite on the basis of more than 200 amenities and other points of interest. The inspector is an ACSI staff member and does not work for the campsite.

- Inspector Mr R. Coenen
R. Coenen

Inspector Mr R. Coenen

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Average rating: 8.1

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Toilet facilities
7.4
Staff
8.2
Price - quality comparison
8.1
Child friendliness
8.0
Entertainment
7.8
Sports facilities
7.9
Swimming pool
8.7
Food and drink
7.2
Surroundings
8.7

Alison Geldart, on this campsite in September 2017

7.9

Travelling party: Couple

A beautiful area. The site is simple and basic. The lake is amazing to swim in and the view from the beach stunning. Facilities dated but clean. Plenty of excellent cycling on the doorstep. Interesting walk to Entrevaux. Bread available and a supermarket nearby. Will return if in the area.

John & Helen, on this campsite in September 2013

7.8

Travelling party: Couple

Pleasant basic 'lakeside' site in fairly attractive surroundings. Reasonable san facilities, friendly & helpful staff. Approach road from East passes huge gravel? workings, not giving the best impression & high earth bank obstructs lake view from pitches. Good walk into Entrveaux, may be cyclable with MTB/VTT. Free use of canoe/pedalo, which was fun. Like a previous reviewer, the place grew on us.

Ray Bradshaw, on this campsite in June 2013

7.6

Travelling party: Couple

We had picked this site out of the ACSI book before leaving England. It looked and sounded like a site we would enjoy having read the reviews etc. I have to say that our initial thoughts as we arrived were disappointing. The approach to the site does not help and driving down the lane for the first time you do wonder where on earth it is taking you. The reception and bar area next to the lake (it is actually a dammed off section of the river) is pleasant enough with good views and affords lots of sunshine. The small lane separates this from the campsite. The site is at a lower level to the lane so there are no views from your pitch of the lake. In fact views from pitches are very limited. The campsite has two characters to it, the lower section within larger older trees and with a main sanitary block of good standard and cleanliness. Separate men and ladies at this facility. The other side of the site is smaller and within younger trees providing more light. Here there is a smaller open mixed sex sanitary facility also of good standard and cleanliness. A nice touch on this campsite is that toilet paper and soap dispensers are installed, (soap only in lower block) probably an influence of the young English lady who runs the site with her French husband. The lower block also has a washing machine and tumble dryer. Hot water is available for hand washing and washing up etc. A toilet and shower is available for those using the lake or returning from rafting, kayaking etc. (A business is ran from the site for these type of activities.)
The site also has a Boules area, Volleyball court and small children’s play area. The bar provides a food and drinks and bread is available to order each day. A supermarket is only a few hundred meters up the lane. Entrevaux Medieval village is a pleasant walk following a trail of under a mile direct from the campsite. I have to say that despite our initial disappointment the campsite grew on us and we ended up staying for 7 nights. The great weather we experienced certainly helped as did the friendly helpful owners and staff.

Andrew Tytherleigh, on this campsite in July 2012

9.0

Travelling party: Couple

Very friendly very clean site, lovely lake and nice walk into medieval town all in all well worth a visit.

Alastair Mail and Stephanie Jackman, on this campsite in June 2011

8.5

Travelling party: Couple

New owners English/French very helpful and enthusiastically efficient. Very pleasant stay. Pitches shaded by trees. Lake for swimming and white water rafting available on site. Will return.

General information

Guide price 1
€22.40
Guide price 2
€29.30
Period of opening
15-03-2018 till 15-10-2018
Area
3.8 ha
Altitude
500m
Number of touring pitches
76 (80 - 140m2)
Number of permanent pitches
5
Number of accommodation units for hire
6
Campsite suitable for disabled persons
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:2
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
Internet
  • Mobile internet
    • Type:3G
  • Internet access
  • 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
  • Defibrillator
  • Reception easily accessible for the disabled
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages:English | French
Campsite rules
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:electricity | gas
Dogs
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
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
  • 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
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Canteen/restaurant has toilet adapted for disabled people
  • Baby room
  • Beach showers
  • Tap without push control
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Marked pitches
  • Grass
  • Hard ground
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
  • Breakfast available
    • AcsiCampsite\Entity\Facility\Property:property:2009:01-06/15-09
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
    • period:01-06/15-09
  • Canteen/restaurant with level entrance or with ramp
  • Snack bar
    • period:01-06/15-09
  • Pizzeria
    • period:01-07/31-08
  • Takeaway meals
    • period:01-06/15-09
  • Bar
    • period:01-06/30-09
  • Communal barbecue area
  • Freezing for cooling elements
  • Ice available
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Bungalows/chalets
    • total:6
  • Refrigerators
  • Canoes
  • Kayaks
Swimming
  • Swimming in the lake/recreation pool(max. 0.1 km)
  • Beach showers
Beach
  • Pebble/shingle beach
Water sports and recreation
  • Fishing
  • White water kayaking/rafting
For children
  • Children's playground: small
  • Children's sanitary facilities
  • Baby room
  • No entertainment programme
Sport and games
  • Table tennis table
  • Multi-sports field
  • Jeu de boules alley(s)
Recreation (adults)
  • Fishing
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level:difficult | average
  • Excursion programme (at least 2x a week - m.s.)
    • period:01-06/30-09
  • Television
Situation of campsite
  • Located by a lake/recreation pond (max. 0.1 km)
  • Situated on river/stream (max. 0.1 km)
  • Panorama
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance:2 km
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
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:10 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
Miscellaneous
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Special parking spaces for disabled people
  • Door-springs light enough (3-4 kgs pressure)
Address & Route

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

  • Campsite du Brec

    04320 / Entrevaux
    France

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    43°57'42"N 6°47'55"E
  • N202, 2.5 miles (4 km) west of Entrevaux. Follow the signs.

  • 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.camping-dubrec.com

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