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Campsite La Sfinge

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8.9
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In La Spezia, in a valley on the Ligurian coast, you will find camping La Sfinge. This simple terraced campsite is an ideal operating base from which to visit Cinque Terre and Portofino. The free shuttle bus takes you in less than ten minutes to Deiva Marina, where you'll find not only the train station, but also the beach.

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Popular with tent campers

La Sfinge is a friendly campsite with limited space. On less than two hectares you'll find over a hundred touring pitches, twenty permanent pitches and almost forty rental accommodations. Therefore the pitches are tight, but they do differ in size. Because they are hardly delimited, you unfortunately have less privacy. The terrain is sloping, with many terraces and stairs.

On the lower part of the campsite there are pitches for caravans and camper vans. The tent pitches are higher, on shady terraces. From the higher part of the campsite you have a beautiful view over the valley.

For a short stay

Although it is often busy at the campsite, especially in high season, it is always quiet. Most campers only come here to shower and sleep. On the campsite itself there is not much to do. There is no swimming pool, entertainment or restaurant, not even a campsite shop. Luckily there is a supermarket and an Italian restaurant at hundred meters from the campsite.

Clean sanitary facilities

The sanitary facilities on the campsite are excellent: a bit dated, but spotless, with nice showers. Do you want to relax for a day? The shuttle bus will take you to Deiva Marina beach in ten minutes.

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  • €18 per night during lowseason
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Detail information about this campsite

Availability

Reviews (50)

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Average rating: 8.9

Toilet facilities
7.7
Staff
8.9
Price - quality comparison
8.4
Child friendliness
7.0
Entertainment
5.8
Sports facilities
7.2
Swimming pool
4.5
Food and drink
6.9
Surroundings
8.6

Filip K, on this campsite in July 2021

8.7

Travelling party: Young couple

Liked - Nice, big and shady pitch for tent.
Disliked - Long distance to showers and bathroom.
Source: Ctoutvert

Andrée Guiguen, on this campsite in July 2019

8.5

Travelling party: Family with children <4 years

Great place to stay, loved the beach and inside landscape. Agreeable area.

manon - utrecht, on this campsite in July 2018

7.7

Travelling party: Young couple

Liked - The rest
Disliked - Sometimes it was a bit to quite
Source: Ctoutvert

Sam - Lovenjoel, on this campsite in September 2020

7.7

Travelling party: Single

Liked - Excellent! Very friendly and helpful owners and their personnel.
Source: Ctoutvert

Uwe Seidel, on this campsite in September 2021

7.7

Travelling party: Seniors

Liked - Eindrucksvolle Landschaft mit vielen Möglichkeiten - nicht nur die 5 Dörfer sondern die gesamte Umgebung sind eine Reise wert.
Disliked - In den Cinque terre selbst ist zu viel Massentourismus und das wirkt sich - wie üblich - negativ auf das Preis-Leistungsverhältnis aus.
Source: Ctoutvert

Anna Munn, on this campsite in April 2018

7.5

Travelling party: Couple

A revisit for us. The site continues to be very popular and if you know you are going I recommend you book. We arrived by lunchtime and we got a space in the car park with 7 others! You get electric in the car park and excellent WiFi as you are next to the point but it’s a not a pitch. The reception lady then proceeded to have to turn many people away as she just couldn’t fit anymore in. Electric is 3amp so don’t come expecting to use your Kettle. Still good showers, no push buttons, good power shower and hot. The toilet and shower facilities are old but they are cleaned twice a day and they work well...don’t judge the book by the cover. They run the shuttle bus to and from the train station to go to the cinque Terre or portafino. There is a great supermarket just outside the site. Worth noting as you enter and exit the site watch the steep lip from road to site, several campers and caravans caught this lip, swing over and miss it and its not problem. For the cinque terre you buy a return ticket to Monterosso and then get off at Monterosso (1st village) and buy a 5 villages ticket which allows you to travel all day to all villages back and forth as you wish.

Jeroen O, on this campsite in July 2021

7.3

Travelling party: Family with children, 12 - 18 years

Liked - Large pitches. Unfortunately no facilities for children or teenagers. A tabletennis would have been great for the youth.
Location of camping is perfect for daytrips to Cinque Terre, Genua or the beaches on the coast.

Source: Ctoutvert

Inspected annually

G. Bootsma

This inspector visits Campsite La Sfinge 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 G. Bootsma

Inspector Mr G. Bootsma

G. Bootsma

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Call + 31 (0)488792362

Facilities

General information

Guide price 1
€42.50
Guide price 2
€50.50
Period of opening *
01-04-2022 till 01-11-2022
Area
1.8 ha
Altitude
30m
Number of touring pitches
110 (20 - 90m2)
Number of permanent pitches
20
Number of accommodation units for hire
38
Campsite suitable for disabled persons
Yes

* The opening period may vary due to the measures surrounding the coronavirus.

** 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
  • Mobile homes
    • total:6
Internet
  • Mobile internet
    • Type:4G
  • 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:Diners Club | MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Reception easily accessible for the disabled
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages:German | English | French | Italian
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
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:charcoal | 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
  • Individual washcabins: hot water
  • Individual washcabins: cold water
  • Standard toilets
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Squatting-toilets
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Toilet-shower combination (215cmsx215cms minimum)
  • Showers: hot water
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people not in the same building, but fitted with alarm
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Marked pitches
  • Grass
  • Terraced site
  • 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
  • Communal barbecue area
  • Freezing for cooling elements
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Mobile homes
    • total:6
  • Tents
    • total:27
  • (Log)cabins
    • total:5
  • Locked refrigerator
  • Freezing blocs
For children
  • Children's playground: large
  • No entertainment programme
Sport and games
  • Climbing wall
Recreation (adults)
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level:average
Situation of campsite
  • Distance to the sea (max. 10 km)
    • distance:3 km
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance:5 km
  • Public transport near the camp site (max. 0.5 km)
    • distance:0 km
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance:0.1 km
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
    • weight:4001 kg
Pitch amenities
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity:3 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
Disabled
  • Toilet-shower combination (215cmsx215cms minimum)
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people not in the same building, but fitted with alarm
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Reception easily accessible for the disabled
Miscellaneous
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Reservation recommended for low season

Weather

The weather on this campsite

Weather forecast

Mon

16 / 05

 

Tue

17 / 05

 

Wed

18 / 05

 

Thu

19 / 05

 

Fri

20 / 05

 

Sat

21 / 05

 

Sun

22 / 05

 
Max. 20.5° 22.1° 24.9° 24.4° 23.6° 23.2° 23.4°
Min. 17.7° 16.5° 17.6° 18.9° 18.6° 18.3° 18.3°
Precipitation 0% 0% 5% 0% 0% 0% 5%
Wind direction W S W S S S S
Wind speed 1 2 2 2 2 2 2

Climate

Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm)
Jan 73% 139
Feb 69% 98
Mar 68% 101
Apr 72% 102
May 72% 84
Jun 71% 53
Jul 69% 28
Aug 70% 57
Sep 71% 80
Oct 74% 149
Nov 74% 140
Dec 73% 120

Average temperature

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Location

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  • Campsite La Sfinge
    Località Gea
    19013 / Déiva Marina
    Italy
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    Coordinates:
    44°13'34"N 9°32'59"E
  • A12 Genova-La Spezia, exit Déiva Marina. About 4 km in the direction of Déiva Marina. Follow the signs. Cp on the right.

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