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Camping Les Ilates, Ile de Ré, Gascony, Gironde & Île de Re

 
Il de re harbour Il de Re coast Camping Les Ilates Pool Camping Les Ilates Cafe
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Overview

  • Great for Explore & AdventureGreat for Explore & Adventure
  • Little Eurocamper FriendlyLittle Eurocamper Friendly
  • WatersportsWatersports
  • Near BeachNear Beach
  • Cycle HireCycle Hire
  • Sports Sports
  • FishingFishing
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  • Great for Explore & AdventureGreat for Explore & Adventure
  • Little Eurocamper FriendlyLittle Eurocamper Friendly
  • WatersportsWatersports
  • Near BeachNear Beach
  • Cycle HireCycle Hire
  • Sports Sports
  • FishingFishing
  • Golf Golf
  • Horse RidingHorse Riding
  • Dog FriendlyDog Friendly
  • BasketballBasketball
  • Table TennisTable Tennis
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Parc reviews

Parc highlights

  • 750 metres from the beach

  • Explore authentic French villages that surround the parc

  • Whizz through more than 60 miles of cycle tracks

Looking for your slice of island life, with bundles of wonderful towns and villages to explore close by? Then Camping Les Ilates is the parc for you.

On this simple and authentically French parc, you can enjoy a swimming pool, kids’ play area, games room, bar, snack bar/restaurant and a small shop. But it’s the areas off parc that you’ll want to get out and explore. This area of France is famous for its oysters and potatoes and there are many restaurants scattered through the island’s villages where you can enjoy authentic dishes. For the more energetic, the waters of Ile de Ré are great for water sports enthusiasts who can enjoy windsurfing, sailing and yachting. Why not leave the car at the parc and hire yourself a bike from the local village?

Available with Eurocamp

  • Welcome Pack
  • Linen Hire
  • Gas BBQ Provided

On parc

The following facilities are available:

Reception

  • Languages spoken: French, English and German
  • Other services: Tourist information
  • WiFi Free - may only be available in certain parts of the parc
  • Credit cards accepted: Eurocard, Mastercard, Visa

Shops

  • Bar sells butter and jam

Dining

  • Restaurant: Small site restaurant serving traditional and local produce Childrens Menu. Regional Specialities. Location: Main facilities area Open 14/05/2014 - 04/09/2014
  • Take-away: Pizzas, burgers, chips etc. Open 14/04/2014 - 14/09/2014

Bars

  • Bar Open 05/04/2014 - 28/09/2014 Location: In the restaurant

Discos

  • Family Disco: Open 12/07/2014 - 23/08/2014
  • Adult's Disco: Open 01/07/2014 - 23/08/2014
  • Children's Disco: Open 12/07/2014 - 23/08/2014

Other

  • Animation Team: Aquagym, sports tournaments, karaoke, themed meals, bingo etc.. Open 01/07/2014 - 24/08/2014
  • Television Room: French
  • Games Room: Pool

Laundry

  • Washers: 2 x machines €4.00 per load
  • Dryers: 2 x machines €4.00 per load

Sanitation

  • Hot Showers
  • Baby Baths
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Toilets
  • Children's Toilets
  • Dish Washing Sinks

Some facilities remain closed in low season, please check at the time of booking if there is an activity or facility which is key for your holiday.

Pools

With a 200m² swimming pool and a separate paddling pool, this parc promises hours of fun for all the family. The pool plays host to regular aquagym and water polo sessions as well as night swimming events. Once you’ve got the heart rate up with an activity class, why not wind down in the free Jacuzzi?

Suitable ForLocationHeatedFreeOpening Dates & Features
Swimming
Pool 1FamilyOutdoor

05/04/2014 - 28/09/2014

Pool features

Pool 2ChildrenOutdoor

05/04/2014 - 28/09/2014

Pool features

Spas

Opening DatesFreeAdditional Information
Spas
Jacuzzi01/04/2014 - 30/09/2014

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Pool features

Size: 220m²

Depth: 1.00m - 2.20m

    Size: 55m²

    Depth: 0.60m - 0.60m

      Extra information

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      • Sunloungers (Free)
      • Sun Terrace

      Regulations: Shorts not allowed, T-shirts not allowed, Parental supervision required

      Accommodation

      Our stylish accommodation offers all the charm of camping without the compromise on comfort, with the majority of our mobile homes featuring decking, allowing you to make the most of al fresco living. 

      Details of accommodation which can found on this parc is listed below. Use the search form to check availability of accommodation (with or without decking/air conditioning) for your chosen holiday dates.

      Accommodation on sale for 2014 Holidays

      • Vista 3 Bed

        Vista 3 Bedroom

        • 3 great bedrooms - 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom and 1 bunk bed or 2 twin bedrooms
        • Sleeps 8 (Max 6 adults)
        • Two sets of French doors leading from both the kitchen and lounge area
        • Impressive, extra large decked terrace
        • Comfortable central living and dining area with double sofa bed
        • Oven, grill and gas hob
        • Full size fridge-freezer
        • Microwave
        • Modern bathroom
        • Mosquito net and blackout blinds in bedrooms
        • Stereo iPod dock

        More info

      • Espace 3 Bed

        Espace 3 Bedroom

        • French doors leading from both the living area and master double bedroom
        • 3 bedrooms - 1 double bedroom, 2 twin bedrooms
        • Sleeps 8 (max 6 adults)
        • Modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances
        • Oven, grill and gas hob
        • Full size fridge-freezer
        • Microwave
        • Modern, spacious bathroom

        More info

      • Espirit 3 Bed

        Esprit 3 Bedroom

        • 3 end bedrooms - 1 double bed, 2 twin bedrooms
        • Sleeps 8 (Max 6 adults)
        • Central living/dining area with double sofa bed
        • Oven, grill and gas hob
        • Full size fridge-freezer
        • Modern bathroom
        • Mosquito nets and blackout blinds/curtains in all bedrooms
        • Stereo iPod dock
        • Microwave
        • Hairdryer

        More info

      • Vista 2 Bed

        Vista 2 Bedroom

        • 2 great bedrooms - 1 double bedroom, 1 single bedroom with bunk beds
        • French doors leading out onto the spacious decked terrace
        • Sleeps 7 (Max 6 adults)
        • Comfortable central living and dining area with double sofa bed
        • Oven, grill and gas hob*
        • Modern bathroom
        • Mosquito net and blackout blinds/curtains in bedrooms
        • Full size fridge-freezer
        • Microwave
        • Stereo iPod dock

        More info

      • Espirit 2 Bed

        Esprit 2 Bedroom

        • 2 bedrooms - 1 double bedroom, 1 single bedroom with bunk beds
        • Sleeps 7 (max 6 adults)
        • Living/dining area with double sofa bed
        • Oven, grill and gas hob
        • Full size fridge-freezer
        • Modern bathroom
        • Mosquito nets and blackout blinds/curtains in all bedrooms
        • Stereo iPod dock
        • Microwave
        • Hairdryer
        • BBQ where permitted

        More info

      Pitches

      There are 228 pitches on this site.

      Pitch sizeSurfaceInfo
      Mobile Homes100m²Grass and dust

      10/05/2014 - 06/09/2014

      Shade: Some have some

      Hedges separate pitches

      Getting to Camping Les Ilates

      Getting to mainland Europe is now easier than ever before, thanks to the Eurotunnel and a vast choice of ferry crossings and many of our parcs are conveniently located close to airports serviced by low-cost airlines, which means you can be on holiday in no time at all.

      At Eurocamp we believe in making our holiday parcs not only easy to enjoy, but also simple to get to. So whether you decide to self drive or fly drive, we'll help to make sure your journey is as hassle-free as possible.

      Address

      • Les Ilates
        Le Petit Boucheau
        Route du Grouin
        17111 Loix en Rè
      • GPS Co-ordinates
        N 46° 13' 39.273''
        E -1° 25' 34.2222''

      Airport(s)

      • La Rochelle (LRH): 19km

      Port(s)

      • Caen Ouistreham (CAE): 463km
      • Le Havre (LEH): 458km
      • Roscoff (RSC): 487km
      • St Malo (STM): 350km

      Public transport

      • Local Railway: La Rochelle, 37km
      • Services to: Les Sables, La Roche, Nantes, Bordeaux

      Planning your route

      • Self-drive

        Are we nearly there yet?

        Getting to mainland Europe is now easier than ever before with a vast choice of self drive or fly drive options.

        More info

      • Guide to driving abroad

        Your driving guide

        Our guide to driving abroad is full of useful tips to help make your journey as smooth as possible.

        More info

      • Car hire

        Car Hire

        Whether we are arranging your flights for you or not, we can offer you excellent value car hire. We have teamed up with Europcar to provide collection from your airport.

        More info

      Activities

      The following activities are available:

      On ParcNearbyInfo
      Activities
      Playgrounds1 playground
      Horse Riding2km from the campsite
      Fishing5km from the campsite
      Golf15km from the campsite
      Driving Range15km from the campsite
      Boat Trips11km from the campsite
      Scuba Diving11km from the campsite
      Sports
      Tennis

      2 full size courts, Hard court

      Table Tennis

      Open 01/04/2014 - 30/09/2014

      2 tables

      Badminton

      Open 01/07/2014 - 25/08/2014

      1 court

      Basketball

      Open 15/04/2014 - 15/09/2014

      Grass

      Beach volleyball

      Open 01/04/2014 - 30/09/2014

      Quad biking20km from the campsite
      Boules

      Site arranged tournaments available

      Watersports
      Windsurfing7km from the campsite
      Canoeing20km from the campsite
      Dinghy Sailing20km from the campsite
      Kayaking20km from the campsite

      Equipment hire

      Cycle hire
      • Open 15/05/2014 - 04/09/2014
      • You may be charged for this activity.
      • Adult bikes available
      • Child bikes available

      Some facilities remain closed in low season, please check at the time of booking if there is an activity or facility which is key for your holiday.

      Kids' Clubs

      Eurocamp kids clubs do not operate on this parc, however there are activities which are organised by the parc themselves, which you can take advantage of whilst on holiday.

      Parc run children's activities

      Games

      Languages spoken: Several

      • Open 05/07/2014 - 30/08/2014

      Local attractions

      The following local attractions are available:

      Out and about

      Explore the charming harbour-side village of Loix en Ré on foot, by bicycle, by canoe or even horse-drawn carriage, located within walking distance of the parc. The small, traditional village of La Flotte is a short drive away, with narrow streets and pretty houses, and worth the trip for your souvenir from its popular market. Further afield is La Rochelle, with its aquarium, cathedral, restaurants and gardens, well worth a day out.

      Nearby

      • Nearest beach: Plage du Grouin 750.0m

      Shopping

      • Nearest town/village: Loix en Rè: 2.0km

      Places of interest

      • La Rochelle: 25km
      • Lucon: 73km
      • Marennes: 78km
      • Niort: 85km
      • Ile d'Oleron: 87km
      • Saintes: 95km
      • Royan: 95km
      • La Palmyre: 99km
      • Cognac: 127km

      Attractions

      La Rochelle Aquarium

      Park with exhibitions/information about Marine life and also a Park with hundreds of parrots and butterflies and different animals.

      Musee Ernest Cognacq

      The Hôtel de Clerjotte houses the most beautiful civil architecture of Île de Ré - the museum Ernest Cognacq - which is extending and modernising. From 2007, the renovated museum will offer a new museographic approach of the works of the great military engineer Vauban. Exhibition and conference rooms, documentation centre, educational service and bookshop will be open to the public.

      L'Arche de Noe

      Bird and nature reserve with over 250 species - guided tours are possible.

      Brandy distilleries

      Visit the cognac distilleries of Martell and Hennessy. Most of the distilleries offer a tour explaining the process plus a free tasting.

      Must be over 12 years old to visit the brandy distilleries

      La Palmyre Zoo

      Zoo with over 1600 animals

      Le Petit Train de Saint Trojan

      Le Petit Train de St Trojan is a 12 km round trip through the surrounding countryside. In summer, there are special routes where you can view the sun rising over the horizon. Trains depart every 45 minutes in high season.

      Le Marais-Poitevin

      A large nature reserve with abundant wild life. Intersected by many canals and streams which can be explored by boat. The area also offers many museums, art galleries, activity parcs as well as cycle hire and horse riding.

      Le Musée des Automates

      This museum is the best of its kind in France displaying exquisite mechanical toys and figures made by masters of this craft. It contains both antique and modern pieces as well as several animated sets. Visitors also have the opportunity to learn about the mechanisms within the exhibits.

      Find out more about Gascony, Gironde & Île de Re

      Parc information

      Exceptions

      • Max. 8 per mobile home
      • Gas barbecue: provided

      Vehicles

      • Vehicles are allowed on pitches

      Dogs

      Dogs are allowed on this site. Must be kept on a leash. Maximum of 2. Dogs are allowed in : All accommodation types except Aspect, Vista, Espace, and Safari tent.

      Accessibility

      This Parc has facilities for disabled people. Please contact our Customer Sales Staff for more information.

      Pitches

      • Number of pitches: 228

      • Shade: Some have some

      • Surface: Grass and dust

      • Pitch size: 100m²

      • Mobiles privacy: Hedges separate pitches

      Parc reviews

      Il de Rè, Camping Les Ilates reviews collected by Reevoo

      Accommodation
      8.3
      Value for money
      7.7
      Parc
      7.2
      Eurocamp couriers
      9.0
      Overall rating
      8.4
      Scores 8.4 out of 10 based on 56 reviews
      Reviews and scores from the last 12 months.
      8 out of 10

      Jane

      LYMINGTON
      Good to see the Ile de Re but wouldn't go back again.
      Confirmed guest: 21 September 2013
      8 out of 10

      Confirmed holidaymaker

      Enjoyed our visit to this site. The reason we couldn't give it 10 was the lack on bread in the morning . This is an important part of a French holiday
      Confirmed guest: 14 September 2013
      9 out of 10

      RJ

      Newport Pagnell
      We had a lovely time. We cycled everywhere. It really is an island made for cycling. The weather was great.
      Confirmed guest: 08 September 2013
      6 out of 10

      D

      gwent
      To fare from the beach (a beach got sand on it not rocks and smelly sea weed) If you ride a bicycle your ok. A walk to the centre of the village is a long walk .As we are over 60 its not a Holiday for me and my wife
      Confirmed guest: 05 September 2013
      10 out of 10

      Nick

      Melksham
      Glad to see improvements based on my recommendations from last year!

      I am going back for the fourth time next year and that says it all really.
      Confirmed guest: 31 August 2013
      9 out of 10

      Jasper

      Glossop
      If (like me) your idea of a nice holiday is to wake up in tranquil surroundings, cycle a mile into the village, stock up on fresh bread, fish and groceries for the day. Then later in the day head out on the bikes and explore the locale via the vast array of cycle networks, then this park is for you. However if you would feel more comfortable on a park where you only hear English being spoken and fast food always being served then please don't come here (please!)
      Confirmed guest: 31 August 2013
      8 out of 10

      Annette

      Derby
      What a beautiful island, we took our own bikes as to hire them was very expensive, and was well worth it as you can ride all over the island, bikes take prioity so very safe for the kids. Tolls were expensive - we totted up £102 in tolls for the whole two weeks, you have to follow the motorways and the causeway across to the island was a toll but only to get on the island, not off. The campsite itself was a big let down, very small and not a lot going on, although John and Esther were lovely people and very knowledgable. The pools were nice, the restaurant was very basic and not very nice, hundreds of flies. The entertainment for english was NONE, they had discos which were for the french, they started at around 10.00pm when you were just trying to get to sleep. We took two teenage children and there was nothing for them to do on the site other than the pool. During the evening you need to leave the site and visit other places but everyone else does that so the island becomes very busy at evening meal times. I am glad that we went, as i say the island was beautiful and if you just want a quiet holiday then this place is ideal.
      Confirmed guest: 31 August 2013
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      Information

      • Parc size:Small - 228 pitches
      • Opening dates10 May - 6 Sep 2014
      • Nearest portSt Malo (STM) - 350km
      • Nearest airportLa Rochelle (LRH) - 19km
      • Distance to the beachPlage du Grouin - 750m
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