Les Tamaris, a camping club with a completely new look in Le Barcarès
A member of the MS Vacances group, the Camping Club Les Tamaris campsite never ceases to amaze! In 2021, a completely new look is on offer to holidaymakers. Renovated and expanded by 5 hectares, this is already one of the most beautiful campsites in Le Barcarès, and one of the benchmarks for camping and caravanning in the Pyrénées Orientales. It will thus offer an entirely new stay experience, to share as a family or with friends!
An ideal setting just a stone’s throw from the seaside
Located to the south of the famous seaside resort of Le Barcarès, in the Pyrénées Orientales, the Les Tamaris campsite club accommodates holidaymakers in the heart of a green campsite, which is in bloom and barely two kilometres from the seaside. The long beach of Le Barcarès, as well as the Étang de Leucate (a lake formed by glaciation), where it is possible to do a multitude of nautical activities, is not far from here.
Although the setting is delightful and the location optimal, this luxury campsite in the Pyrénées Orientales saves other surprises for its holidaymakers within its 17-hectare grounds. Amongst the latter are 584 spacious plots, each marked out from the others by hedgerows and planted with numerous trees.
The majority of these parcels are now occupied by modern and comfortable holiday-hire accommodation. Modern mobile homes offer their occupants all of the requisite qualities to both feel good and rest here, during their stay in Le Barcarès.
The Les Tamaris club has mobile homes which are amongst the most luxurious in the camping market. For example, they are equipped with air conditioning and a dishwasher. Some accommodation offers a private Jacuzzi, for even greater comfort! In 2022, the Quattro Grand Confort Plus cottage has appeared. Perfect for XXL families, it offers vast volumes with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The Malaga Grand Confort Plus cottage 4 persons guarantees bright accommodation which is open over the countryside, with its large corner terrace.
Leading facilities for an active holiday
For some years now, this campsite’s move upmarket has also been achieved by the installation of new leisure facilities, starting with 4 new water slides.
The first two start at a height of 5.50 metres above the ground, whilst the other two start at an amazing 11 metres above the ground! These four water slides comprise two “Aquatubes” of 60 and 65 metres in length, a “Compact Slide”, which is 45 metres long as well as a “Wave” Slide, a slide for use with an inflatable ring offering the maximum in sensations for thrill-seekers.
These water slides are in addition to the already magnificent aquatic park at Les Tamaris. With pools extending over an area of more than 500 m², the aquatic park enables all campsite holidaymakers to make the most of aquatic delights, from April to September (note that the water is heated here from mid-May). It is made up of a large submerged beach, anatomical benches, a counter-current river, a Jacuzzi, several islands and wooden bridges. There is also a large sunbathing area, equipped with sunbeds, so as to be able to best take advantage of the sunshine which drenches the region in abundance. Since 2019, this water complex has been extended with the addition of an indoor area of 250 m² and a children’s water garden. The indoor area is home to a swimming pool as well as a paddling pool with a mini-water slide, a water snake, a tree with pouring buckets and mushroom sprinklers. At the same time, the water garden extending over 300 m² outdoors, enables the very young to discover the joys of water thanks to numerous water play facilities. Lastly, the Zen swimming pool is a haven of peace set aside for those over 18, for a moment of unwinding and relaxation.
In 2022, Les Tamaris emphasizes wellness, with a new wellness area, having a beauty area, massage, hairdresser’s salon and the MS Cocoon area with a sauna, spa, sunloungers, hydromassage tables and a herbal tearoom.
Entertainment and activities take place throughout the entire season
Amongst the various campsite facilities, there is an outdoor play area of 1,000 m² set aside for children, and the Belito Club and the Ados Club areas for all ages. In addition, there is a mini golf, tennis courts, a gym, an area for playing boules, multi-sports grounds, beach volleyball and other facilities.
As regards services, this outdoor establishment in the Pyrénées Orientales has an entirely renovated restaurant-snack bar, offering a panoramic view over the Zen swimming pool. There is a bar, a sweet snack area, a grocery with an area selling fresh bread, and sweet breads and buns, croissants and pains au chocolat. Here there is also a launderette, a shop selling beach items, a hairdressing salon, complete campsite Wi-Fi network coverage and other services. The relaxation area accommodates holidaymakers wishing to feel good. There is a sauna as well as a hammam here.
Throughout the period that the campsite is open, holidaymakers can take advantage of activities and entertainment organised by the Les Tamaris team. The team is present on-site between 10 a.m. to midnight and its main goal is to entertain holidaymakers with recreational, sports and creative activities throughout the entire day. In the evening, this dynamic and cheerful team are also here to participate in shows and evening entertainment on the campsite.