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Gran Camping Zarautz Cat.2

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Guide price €32.70
7.8
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The terraced camping site Zarautz is situated on a hill. From the lawn adjacent to the camping site you have a lovely view of the sea, the bay of Harautz and the mountains. This is a lovely spot to watch the sunset. Beach lovers and city visitors are keen to spend a few days here. In summer there is a shuttle bus from the camping site to the well-known water sports resort Zarautz.

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Demarcated pitch

On this well maintained camping site, guests have a demarcated pitch at their disposal of between 60 and 90 m2. At the edge of the camping site you have a lovely view of the area. There is a long and steep stairway (441 steps) which leads down to the beach of Zarautz. Once you have negotiated the stairway, you reach a splendid beach where surfers make the most of the waves.

Pot-luck

The restaurant on the camping site is generally perceived as good. You can choose from the menu or go for the table d’hôte, for which the chef prepares a simple but tasty meal. The camping site shop has a fair range of groceries (also daily fresh bread).

Surfers' paradise

The tranquil, large camping site forms a good base for visits to the beach and city trips. There is only a limited range of play equipment and no entertainment programme or swimming pool. None of these are necessary, as there are ample opportunities to play on the beach and swim in the sea.  The waves along the 2 km long beach of Zauratz are popular with surfers. And paragliders love using the hill as a launching spot.

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Popular amenities

Wifi 80-100% coverage
Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
Detail information about this campsite

Reviews (43)

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Average rating: 7.8

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Toilet facilities
8.1
Staff
8.0
Price - quality comparison
7.9
Child friendliness
7.5
Entertainment
6.7
Sports facilities
6.9
Swimming pool
4.5
Food and drink
7.9
Surroundings
8.5

Robert McEwan, on this campsite in October 2019

8.2

Travelling party: Couple

Nice campsite with large pitches and smaller pitches. Toilets and showers were clean and warm in October. Bar was great and food was excellent but not expensive. Great location for surfers.

David McInnes, on this campsite in October 2019

7.6

Travelling party: Couple

What a great find. Fantastic views from pitches although a little small. The only concern was the state of the toilets and showers but due to rather disgusting German kids there for the surfing and constantly left the toilets and showers in a very dirty state. Definitely would return though as Zarautz, it is a beautiful location.

Jane Ide, on this campsite in September 2019

8.2

Travelling party: Couple

Stayed one night on incredibly hot & busy weekend in the area. Nothing to complain about, facilities were good and it did the job, but felt v crowded - motorhome pitches were small compared to other sites we visited on the trip and we got one of last four available. Could hear a lot of noise from the bar which was quite close to our pitch. Would probably be a lovely site on a quieter day. Views are fantastic, long walk to the beach (we didn’t bother, we could hear a very noisy disco/party going on down on the town seafront, could still hear the music from it on our pitch on the opposite side of the site at 1am!), would come back to explore the area which is beautiful but wouldn’t necessarily stay here again.

Neville , on this campsite in June 2019

8.9

Travelling party: Couple

A beautiful site overlooking the bay. Excellent staff, who were very informative and kind to our dog. We were lucky to have a pitch overlooking the bay and we could see the surfers in the sea from our caravan.

Mike Earnshaw, on this campsite in May 2018

7.5

Travelling party: Seniors

This site was overhyped by reviews we had read somewhere! On arrival, the male receptionist was one of the rudest people we have ever met. Admittedly the weather was bad, he was manning reception on his own, several people had arrived at once and he had to lead each party to their pitch on his scooter before he could deal with the next arrival. Even so, his glaring response of \'listen to me when I am speaking to you\' when I queried why we had to have that particularly awful pitch indeed left us speechless! To get water, we had use taps that were the \'push to open\' variety with no means of fixing a hose to it, very slow flow, and a sore hand by the time the aquaroll was full. The only place to empty the waste was under the same taps but the drain was a foot off the ground! The weather turned worse, the pitch to a bog and we left after two nights. The much acclaimed pitches overlooking the bay were tiny, suitable for small motorhomes only and seemed to be mysteriously reserved for others. However, many were unusable due to the wet conditions. The view though was indeed spectacular.

Brian Dobson, on this campsite in February 2017

8.0

Travelling party: Seniors

Stayed 5 nights with a fantastic view over the bay. As an out of season visit it was just right for us. Easy to find, very good staff. Only issue was toilet block wasn't adequately heated.

Mark Smith, on this campsite in May 2016

7.8

Travelling party: Couple

Great campsite with ample clean facilities. Good Restuarant & bar onsite, lovely location & view although being on a hilltop, rather a hike to nearby town, but recommend.

Inspected annually

D.J. van Beest

This inspector visits Gran Camping Zarautz 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 D.J. van Beest

Inspector Mr D.J. van Beest

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Facilities

General information

Guide price 1
€32.70
Guide price 2
€42.60
Period of opening *
29-05-2020 till 31-12-2020
Area
5 ha
Altitude
126m
Number of touring pitches
440 (60 - 90m2)
Number of camper pitches
15
Number of permanent pitches
110
Campsite suitable for disabled persons
Yes

* We have verified the opening period at the campsite.

** 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
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
Internet
  • Mobile internet
    • Type:4G
  • WiFi zone
    • wifi zone free
  • 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
  • Passport/identity card required
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card:MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Defibrillator
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages:English | Spanish | 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
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:charcoal | 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
  • Standard toilets
  • Toilet paper provided
  • 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 plenty of shade
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Unshaded pitches
  • 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
Food, drink and groceries
  • Breakfast available
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Groceries: extensive selection
  • Restaurant (with ample choice)
  • Restaurant (limited choice)
  • Snack bar
  • Pizzeria
  • Takeaway meals
  • Simple menu
  • Bar
  • Communal barbecue area
  • Freezing for cooling elements
  • Ice available
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Bicycles
  • Mountainbikes
  • Safes
  • Electric bikes
Swimming
  • Sunbathing area
For children
  • Children's playground: large
  • Children's playground: small
  • Baby room
  • Video games
  • No entertainment programme
Sport and games
  • Golf course nearby (max. 10 km)
    • distance:2 km
    • total:9
  • Climbing wall
Recreation (adults)
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level:average
  • Television
  • Video games
Situation of campsite
  • Distance to the sea (max. 10 km)
    • distance:1 km
  • Panorama
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance:1,5 km
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance:1,5 km
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Special pitches for motorhomes
    • Surface area:75 m2
    • Amount:15
  • 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 | 6 ampère
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
Miscellaneous
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Separate area for young people

Weather

The weather on this campsite

Weather forecast

Wed

02 / 12

 

Thu

03 / 12

 

Fri

04 / 12

 

Sat

05 / 12

 

Sun

06 / 12

 

Mon

07 / 12

 

Tue

08 / 12

 
Max. 8.5° 11.7° 9.5° 8.1° 8.3° 9.9° 10.9°
Min. 5.5° 6.2° 4.9° 3.1° 4.3° 5.2° 6.3°
Precipitation 95% 85% 95% 90% 90% 85% 80%
Wind direction N SW W W W S S
Wind speed 3 4 5 4 5 4 4

Climate

Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm) Hours of sunshine
Jan 73% 125 4
Feb 76% 75 4
Mar 77% 96 5
Apr 75% 160 6
May 80% 122 6
Jun 82% 166 7
Jul 86% 168 6
Aug 85% 119 6
Sep 79% 114 6
Oct 76% 182 5
Nov 77% 233 3
Dec 73% 114 3

Average temperature

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  • Gran Camping Zarautz
    Monte Talai-Mendi
    20800 / Zarautz
    Spain
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    43°17'22"N 2°8'45"W
  • Coming from France take A8 San Sebastián-Bilbao, exit 38 Zarautz. Straight ahead at first roundabout, campsite signposted.

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