Les Hautes Coutures - a luxury campsite in Bénouville
Just a stone’s throw from one of the famous beaches of the Normandy Landings, that of Sword Beach, in Bénouville, by the Canal de l’Orne (“Orne Canal”) the Les Hautes Coutures campsite is located. Rated 4 star, this campsite which is a member of the Capfun group, has a superb aquatic park with an indoor pool, a wide choice of aquatic facilities and a variety of holiday rentals to guarantee that you spend an unforgettable holiday.
A perfect campsite to discover the historic sites of the Côte de Nacre (the coast immediately west and east of Ouistreham
South of Ouistreham, the village of Bénouville has one of the loveliest campsites of the Côte de Nacre. Its name? Les Hautes Coutures, a campsite rated 4-star which stretches over nearly 7 hectares along the Orne Canal. A few hundred metres from the campsite, Pegasus Bridge, the bridge memorial and museum is one of the must-sees when visiting the Normandy Landing sites. One of the major events of the day 6 June 1944 involved British Commandos taking control of Pegasus Bridge.
Some 5 kilometres further north, the town of Ouistreham is today one of the most renowned seaside resorts of the Côte de Nacre. By the Riva Bella beach, tourist attractions and activities follow naturally on from each other. There you will find a casino, a karting track, a thalassotherapy centre and other facilities, as well a monument erected in honour of the French soldiers freed by Commando Kieffer, after landing on this beach on 6 June 1944.
Around the campsite Les Hautes Coutures, a multitude of other tourist sites await holidaymakers. The museums retrace the epic story of the liberators, of which there were a multitude, in the vicinity of the Côte de Nacre beaches, nowadays stormed only by swimmers, lovers of sand yachting and kites, joggers and other activities.
A 7-hectare campsite by the Orne Canal...
Although the campsite surroundings conceal tourist activities, the campsite is in no way lacking and does itself have a multitude of benefits. The 7-hectare park, which is verdant and delightfully maintained, is split up into 277 plots. The large majority of these are occupied by holiday rental accommodation. In total, the holidaymakers who wish to stay at the Les Hautes Coutures campsite have the choice between 15 ranges of holiday rentals.
Amongst these various ranges of holiday rental, the TAOS cottages are certainly the most top-of-the-range accommodation. Able to accommodate up to 5 people, they benefit from a modern and refined design. Moreover, they are equipped with quality facilities and a level of luxury living up to their reputation. Halfway between traditional camping and camping and caravanning, the Coco Sweet tents offer a unique opportunity to spend an out-of-the-ordinary and glamping holiday in Calvados.
Although the holiday rentals of the Les Hautes Coutures campsite allow you to spend a delightful stay in Normandy, the campsite also has pitches intended to accommodate tents, caravans and campers. There are electric connections and water points positioned for every 3 or 4 plots. The surface area of these is between 100 and 150 m².
Activities for all members of the family...
As regards services, this campsite in Normandy has a Wi-Fi network covering the entire campsite, but also a bar - snack bar and restaurant, a grocery and an outlet selling bread and sweet breads and buns, such as brioches, croissants and pains au chocolat. There are 3 supermarkets established within a radius of 2.5 km around the campsite. Lastly, on-site there is a launderette, as well a service to hire gas barbecues.
As regards leisure activities, this 4-star Bénouville campsite has one of the loveliest heated aquatic parks in Normandy, one of the major features of member campsites within the Capfun group. This comprises a large indoor swimming pool, an outdoor pool, a paddling pool, as well as a relaxation area with benches for unwinding. The 3-lane multi-slides as well as a SpaceBowl slide enable thrill-seekers to be truly amazed!
A multi-sports ground, an area for playing boules, a ping-pong table and a games room complete the range of recreational and sports facilities on the campsite. Lastly, two children’s clubs and a teenagers’ areas are open in the high season on the Les Hautes Coutures campsite.