Clairefontaine, a 4 star campsite in Royan
It is in Charente-Maritime, in the very heart of the town of Royan that the Campéole Clairefontaine campsite looks forward to seeing you for an idyllic stay. Nestling in one of the most upmarket districts of the town, Pontaillac, discover a lush and wooded campsite, rated 4 star, equipped with a lovely water park area, offering multiple activities and entertainment, as well as quality services, to enable you to have an unforgettable holiday by the sea.
A campsite located in the heart of the town, just a stone’s throw from the Pontaillac beach
In the Pontaillac district, with its villas, luxury hotels and seafront, both dynamic and busy, the 4 star Campéole Clairefontaine campsite is located. This thus enjoys a truly perfect location for holidaymakers as it is easy and quick for them to go, either on foot or by bike, to the various shops and restaurants in the town. They can also go to the casino, museum or even to the Pontaillac beach, this being barely 300 metres from the campsite.
The real green lung in the middle of the town, this establishment is delightfully in bloom and its paths are lined with numerous trees. The pitches and rentals, shaded to a greater or lesser extent, meet everyone’s needs for peace and comfort. At the end of the day, after a good meal, it is excellent and delightful to just have a short walk on the seafront to watch the magnificent sunset in Royan.
This Royan campsite has a wide selection of cottages including some having a dishwasher, air conditioning, sheets and towels supplied and gas plancha. In 2023, a pedestrian area consisting of the Otello Signature and Signature & Spa accommodation, enables those wishing to the chance to make the most of even more comfort and services! As for the comfort pitches, they all have an electrical connection.
A heated swimming pool in Royan
If there is a place which everyone can agree on during the family holiday, it is without hesitation the swimming area. On the Campéole Clairefontaine campsite, the pool is heated and equipped with small hydromassage jets, perfect for relaxing after a day at the beach. The paddling pool enables the very young to make the most of water pleasures risk-free. To read a book, whilst enjoying the delightful rays of sunshine, sit down on one of the sunloungers set up by the swimming pool, comfort guaranteed. In 2023, the water park has had a makeover, with in particular the roof for one pool, the addition of two new water slides, and a water garden with play activities, waterfalls and water fountains.
Those who love sports holidays, will be won over by the offering made available on this Royan establishment. Indeed, several sports facilities are available on-site such as a multi sports ground, an area for playing boules, ping-pong tables, volley-ball court and even a tennis court! A playground and an inflatable structure are available for the very young. And for the more peaceful moments, do not delay in going to the library on the campsite, to borrow a book. Furthermore in 2023, the campsite is equipped with a mini golf course and new bouncy castles.
After a day making the most of the sun’s rays in the Charente-Maritime, you have worked up an appetite. Comfortably sit down on the terrace, and enjoy a wonderful moment on the site’s restaurant. Cocktails and food platters for the apéritif, moules frites (mussels with French fries) for the main course, delights for dessert. For sure, everyone is won over. Worth noting as well that the Campéole Clairefontaine campsite offers a takeaway service... Lastly, during the high season, a farmer’s market is set up in the heart of the campsite, so as to allow you to discover numerous regional dishes but also their creator’s know-how. The ideal opportunity for bringing back a few souvenirs in your bag.
Discover the Charente-Maritime from Royan
Sports tournaments and dance lessons; here you have the possibility of letting off steam, whilst benefiting from a convivial and festive atmosphere. Children aged 4 to 13 have a children's club, open during the school holidays. Group activities, artistic creativity, a mini disco...the activities that are organised there are legion. Accompanied by qualified activity leaders, teenagers aged 14 to 17 can also take part in multiple group activities, whether sports and/or recreational. Come evening, themed meals, karaoke, concerts, cabaret and even magic shows are planned. Please note that in 2023, the teens club will have a complete refit.
In Royan and the surrounding area, there are numerous tourist attractions awaiting you. Just a stone’s throw from the campsite, the visit to Notre-Dame de Royan is essential. This church with modern architecture is one of the town’s must-see buildings. Classified as a Monument Historique (historic monument), it is the pride of the people of Royan. Do not hesitate to continue your visit, by going to the central market in Royan. The Le Poitou goat’s cheese, Pineau des Charentes (vin de liqueur, similar to fortified wine), oysters and Galette Charentaise (traditional Charente cake), difficult to resist with all its flavours…
Also go to the La Grande Conche beach. A larger sandy beach at the edge of the town, it is the perfect place to take advantage of a swim or a siesta in the sun. Not so far away, in Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, then go and observe the Pont du Diable bridge. This natural site is the fruit of a legend that the local inhabitants will delight in telling you! Lastly, the La Palmyre Zoological Park, in Les Mathes, is a must-see in the south of Charente Maritime.