Domaine de Litteau, a campsite where you can have a refreshing break in the country in Calvados
The Domaine de Litteau is located in Litteau in Calvados, halfway between the medieval city of Bayeux and Saint-Lô, the capital of horse riding in France. A member of the Siblu group, this haven of peace in Normandy, invites you to put your feet up, and make the most of your holiday to recharge your batteries. At the heart of the Cerisy Forest, 21 hectares of greenery and pure air, just for you and your loved ones.
A perfect setting for lovers of the countryside
It is certainly in this 4-star campsite in Calvados that the expression “have a refreshing break in the country” was born. This is because everything is harmoniously arranged, so that you are as close as possible to the countryside: meadows, pretty wooded valleys, and 2 magnificent natural lakes, so you can indulge in fishing. Not forgetting the delightful Cerisy Forest nearby, where you are able to, during your hikes, look out for stags, deer, roe deer and various does, which joyfully inhabit this wood of beech and oak trees.
Lovers of water are not left out. An indoor heated water park, will offer you the chance to swim, even at the beginning or end of the season. The water slide and the paddling pool will delight children who will have fun entirely safely, under the supervision of lifeguards, and you will then have the opportunity to go fishing in water full of good catches, in the 2 natural lakes on the campsite.
This outdoor establishment in Normandy also enables you to let off steam on a beach volleyball court, assess your level for pétanque, have a ride on the back of a pony,, and lastly have a game of table tennis.
A haven of peace and delight for families
Spacious and landscaped pitches accommodate your tents or your camper. Plus for those wishing to enjoy increased comfort, the campsite also offers a wide range of mobile homes; “Esprit”, “Élégance” and “Excellence” with 1,2, 3 or 4 bedrooms for very large tribes. Each accommodation unit has a private terrace, a barbecue, an equipped kitchen and a cosy living area.
At the Domaine de Litteau, thanks to the “Fun Pass” included in the booking for your stay, your children will leap easily from play activities to sports activities, from the Fun club to the video gaming room, taking in the multi-sports ground. Moreover, they will make the most according to their age of the multiple entertainment and activities of the Bubbles Playroom (aged 1 to 4), Pirate Club (aged 5 to 9) or the Barracudas Club (aged 10 to 14).
They will be able to have fun on a giant inflatable structure, go on a rope bridge, have fun on a BMX course, or even discover the mini farm, with its pigs, goats, sheep and ducks, before having a gourmet snack on the snack bar of the terrace. In short, a genuine paradise, for young and old alike.
An unforgettable holiday in the Normandy countryside
Around 20 kilometres from the campsite, discover the charming medieval city of Bayeux, visit its famous tapestry classified as a “Memory of the World” by UNESCO, and dive into the embroidered story of the Norman Conquest of England by William, Duke of Normandy…today better known by the name of William The Conqueror.
Your stay will be the perfect opportunity to explore the landing beaches and the Omaha Beach Memorial Museum, to stroll in the historic city centre of Caen, and its royal fortress: Caen castle, or do horse riding in the equestrian capital, Saint-Lô, and visit its renowned stud farms.
Moreover, why not venture to another UNESCO World Heritage Site: Mont Saint Michel and its magnificent bay. Observe the phenomenon of the high tides, and have your fill of buckwheat crêpes.
For gourmets, the region abounds with treasures! You will be able to visit a biscuit factory making Normandy shortbread, go off and discover the secrets of cider-making, sample Camembert made with raw milk and drink to your holiday in Calvados (in moderation of course!).