Camping in France: Overview of an increasingly diversified offer

Each year, 22 million holidaymakers are welcomed in one of the 8 campings from France. A true plebiscite for the outdoor hotel industry, which competes with innovation in order to satisfy an increasingly demanding clientele.

From time immemorial, out of need or pleasure, the men and women who have populated our territory have lived in the open air. But it's the advent of paid holidays who democratized the camping leisure activities in France. The unabashed success of this type of accommodation has finally led to real enthusiasm among the general public. Thus, from spring to autumn and sometimes even during winter, the owners of campings work to welcome their customers, who come to find unforgettable and relaxing vacations at home.


Le camping in France

The outdoor hotel industry in France now ranks second in the world market. France and its exceptional tourist sites attract more and more visitors. Over the decades, the offer has grown and diversified. The benefits of camping in France are now available up to 5 stars. Today the campings clubs compete with water parks and entertainment. Park guide walks campings of owners independent offer the authenticity and calm of friendly structures. Some campingtheme s offer immersions in the wild west or on the farm. Labels are being developed so that holidaymakers can make an informed choice. Atout France, Quality Tourism, Gites de France, Welcome to the Farm, Camping Quality, European Ecolabel, Tourism and Handicaps… So many labels that highlight the type of offers or the nature of the welcome offered.

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The boom in unusual accommodation

In recent years, new types of accommodation have developed within campings from France. Treehouses, yurts, tipis, houses on stilts or floating, lodges, troglodyte dwellings or even wooden caravans ... unusual accommodations are most often offered in campings on a human scale, respectful of the environment and sustainable development project. A choice that appeals to holidaymakers increasingly sensitive to this approach.

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The development of themes

Since its creation, Welcome Camping develops the possibility of choosing a camping of France, according to his favorite sports and hobbies. Holidaymakers are thus assured of finding within the camping, equipment adapted to the themes, sports and leisure activities of their choice. Cycle tourists, trail runners, hikers, kayakers, mountain bikers, divers and surfers are therefore guaranteed to benefit from the best advice and facilities they need to practice the sport of their choice.

Hiking tips

Park guide walks campingcoastline

Almost 6 kilometers of coastline await you in mainland France. In the Mediterranean, the coves and coves of Provence or Corsica, as well as the long sandy beaches of Languedoc amaze young and old alike every year. On the Atlantic, rocky, sandy coasts and cliffs follow one another to the delight of walkers, surfers and sailors. In the round, the landscapes and the lights are breathtakingly beautiful. The coastline is a so an inexhaustible source of campings in France.

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Camping from France to the countryside

Nothing like the campaign for total disconnection and absolute rejuvenation. The verdant landscapes, rivers, plains and valleys are the spectacular setting for many campings from France. Rest, idleness, observation of flora and fauna, but also outdoor sports, are on the program for holidaymakers who come to find rest, far from the crowds.

Camping nature

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In the mountains, the holidays are offered in grand spectacle mode. The altitude, the cool nights and the vertiginous landscapes of the French massifs are a real cure of well-being. Many campings from France settled in the Alps, the Pyrenees, the Massif Central, the Jura or the Vosges. They offer tailor-made offers focused on the majestic surrounding nature.

Camping from France in the mountains

What is your idea of camping in France ?

There is inevitably in France, a camping that looks like you. On the coast, in the countryside or in the mountains? Camping Nature or Camping Club? Discovering the historical, cultural and natural heritage? Eager to practice intense outdoor sports, or rather to relax with a good book? Everything is possible in campings from France. So don't wait any longer to discover the offer of campings independent network owners Welcome Camping.