U Farniente, a luxury campsite in Bonifacio
Four minutes by road from Bonifacio, in the south of Corsica, U Farniente campsite and its aptly named “Pertamina” holiday rental village are located. Nestled on the heights of the city this 4-star campsite is, without any doubt, one of the most beautiful outdoor holiday resorts on the Island of Beauty (the nickname for Corsica). Its location, which could not be more strategic, enables you to reach, via a little-used road, and all throughout the year, both the coastal beaches and the inland tourist sites equally easily.
A campsite with an evocative name
U Farniente. What better name could be given to this 4-star Corsican campsite, on which lies the Pertamina Village, a rental village sharing with U Farniente the quality facilities and the varied and various activities.
It is yes indeed in a paradisiacal scenery, oasis of greenery and colours, in the heart of the Corsican scrubland overlooking the Mediterranean Sea and the Strait of Bonifacio that this temple of idleness, rest and relaxation welcomes its guests.
On campsite U Farniente, there's the possibility to install a tent, caravan or camper in the middle of oleanders and ancient olive trees, on pleasantly shaded pitches with an average surface of about 80 m² and separated from each other by hedges and dry stone walls. Each plot is equipped with an electric supply and offers a parking place for the car.
Although this campsite features a lot of rentals, the vast majority of these have been installed in the Pertamina village, directly related to U Farniente. These rentals consist of modern and well-equipped mobile homes, chalets and huts, as well as a few apartments and concrete villas.
Harmoniously integrated into the surrounding countryside, these luxury holiday rentals are perfectly adapted to holidaymaker needs, for example enjoying free access to the Wi-Fi network of the establishment…
An aquatic piece of heaven
Located in the shade of the olive trees and oleanders that dot the campsite, numerous sports and leisure facilities await tourists. They can indeed make the most of a multi-sports ground, tennis courts, a petanque court, a sports course, enhanced with equipment over a length of nearly 2 kilometres, a laser tag arena with a surface area of one hectare as well as a weights and fitness room. There you can indulge in different physical activities: volleyball, basketball, beach soccer and table tennis tournaments, and aerobics and madison sessions and...aquaerobics sessions in the pool.
In fact, between the campsite U Farniente and the Pertamina village lies an oasis of freshness. A water park, consisting of two pools in graduated terraces, with artificial beaches, a bar lounge, several water slides offering a cumulative total of 300 metres of sliding and a whirlpool bath to delight residents. They can thus swim and relax on the numerous sunloungers here.
And even if this outdoor establishment is considered a true temple of relaxation, conviviality and well-being, it is also appreciated because it is possible to enjoy the holiday in complete peace and security, without always having to take the car. Thus, for shopping, there's the grocery store of the property, exposing many culinary Corsican specialities. Moreover, there is regional cuisine that holidaymakers can moreover enjoy by going to the U Farniente restaurant, whose menu also includes a large selection of salads, grills and pizzas…
Bonifacio and southern Corsica
Whether they sleep at the U Farniente campsite or stay in one of the Pertamina Village holiday rentals, residents can make the most of an enviable geographical location to say the least. The site brings together these 2 establishments, which are barely 6.6 km from the town centre of Bonifacio, accessible in 4 minutes by car via a road which is little used, and never has traffic jams, even at the height of the season.
This city of barely 3,000 inhabitants counts as one of the jewels of the Beauty Island. Partly built on the top of cliffs plunging vertically into the Mediterranean, Bonifacio also boasts a pretty Marina and a beautiful Citadel. Note that a monumental staircase, known as the staircase of the King of Aragon, has been dug in the cliffs and the 187 steps allow to reach a potable water source and a cave located almost at sea level.
The southern tip of Corsica boasts many assets to attract tourists. Thus, by taking the boat from the port of Bonifacio, you can discover the Lavezzi Islands and the Strait of Bonifacio, an archipelago with about 200 hectares of land area, considered one of the most beautiful sites of the Mediterranean, but also one of the most dangerous for sea traffic...
Running along the coast from Bonifacio and to arrive in Porto-Vecchio, the third largest town in Corsica after Ajaccio and Bastia, located less than 23 kilometres from the U Farniente campsite, tourists also have the chance to go to some of the most beautiful beaches of the Island of Beauty: Palombaggia, Santa Giulia, Rondinara, Maora and others. So many heavenly-sounding names!