Salines - a luxury campsite on the Giens Peninsula
It is by the superb beach on the Giens Peninsula, in the tourist town of Hyères les Palmiers, that the Salines campsite is located. Owned by the Collection Rivages group, specializing in high-end camping and caravanning, this establishment enjoys a location which is truly idyllic opposite the Ile de Porquerolles island…
A campsite with direct access to the beach in Hyères
One of the major advantages of the Salines campsite is certainly its geographical location. By a superb sandy beach, this high-end establishment occupies a position which could not be more unique on the Giens Peninsula. Its setting is magical as it occupies a pine forest on this long sand dune, which separates the Mediterranean from the Hyères salt marshes, one of the most remarkable natural spaces of the Mediterranean shore.
The Hyères salt marshes form an area of 900 hectares, composed of salt marshes and fresh water, a deep-water reservoir, coastal pine forests and dunes. There is amazing flora and fauna to discover on numerous trails.
A charming outdoor establishment, the Salines campsite is composed solely of holiday rentals. These designer and modern holiday rentals, perfectly laid out, thus enable you to easily make the most of their indoor and outdoor areas. Notably, there is a fully equipped kitchen to prepare excellent seasonal dishes with loving care, with an air of holidays! Likewise, there is a lovely outdoor terrace, to make the most of the sunshine with a garden furniture set and 2 sunloungers.
A perfect setting to have fun during the holiday
Occupying a 10-hectare park, on the Giens peninsula, Salines will provide you with a delightful holiday, to discover the Hyères region. Holidaymakers staying here can take advantage of numerous facilities, enabling them to make the stay even more enjoyable! For example, you’ll find a grocery, restaurant and bar laid out behind the dune, a restaurant with terrace directly overlooking the Capte beach, laundry and barbecue hire service. There is even a bike hire service. The town of Hyères has 100 kilometres of cycle trails and paths!
For children, a wooden playground has been laid out near the restaurant area. Parents having responsibility tor them, the very young can have fun and mix. With the beach adjoining the campsite, they can also go there to build sandcastles!
The La Capte beach is a Mecca for gliding sports in Hyères. It is therefore quite natural that the Salines campsite offers you, amongst its activities and entertainment, the chance to try kitesurfing, windsurfing and stand-up paddling boarding, during your stay on the Giens Peninsula. On the campsite, the Kraken water sports base offers many other experiences besides: towed buoy, water skiing, wakeboarding or even sea kayaking. Lastly, trips from the campsite are also on offer to holidaymakers.
Explore the Giens Peninsula, the Iles d’Or islands and the Côte d’Azur
Staying on this campsite on the Giens Peninsula, in Hyères les Palmiers, is to treat yourself to the opportunity to discover the wonders of the Côte d’Azur. Although the Hyères salt marshes are just a stone’s throw from the campsite, other exceptional tourist and natural sites are in the vicinity. This is notably the case with the Iles d’Or, and in particular the most famous of them, the island of Porquerolles.
This is accessible by boat from the Hyères marina. A multitude of shuttle boats operate the crossing between the mainland and Porquerolles, enabling those intrigued to discover and make the most of the wonders of this island, for an afternoon or entire day. Amongst the treasures of Porquerolles is notably the Notre-Dame beach. Stretching out over an area of nearly 800 metres, it is considered the most beautiful beach in Europe!
Returning to the mainland, you will be able to make the most of the central position of the campsite on the Côte d’Azur to tour along its coastline, discovering its legendary beaches, ports and remarkable gardens. From Hyères, you will also be able to go to the Var hinterland, home to some of the loveliest villages in Provence, gastronomic markets and exceptional landscapes!