A faire : Lac Hourtin
Campsite near Lake Hourtin
Located in the Médoc, north of the silver coast, the lake of Hourtin is a huge freshwater lake to visit during your camping holidays in the Médoc.
It is a natural wealth that leaves no one indifferent. Enjoy your vacation and make some trips on the lake. In pairs, you can steer the ship and discover the fauna and flora of the surrounding area. The geographical environment of the lake is very favourable for visiting other sites. In the surroundings, you can for example opt for a stay at the campsite Le Paradis in Carcans.
You can put your suitcases down at the 4-star campsite Le Paradis in Carcans, just a few kilometres south-east of the lake. You will have the choice between shady pitches marked out by hedges and the rental of cheap mobile homes. A multitude of services and animations, a swimming pool, playgrounds and many other surprises will allow you to spend unforgettable camping holidays near the lake of Hourtin.
Campsite with swimming pool near Lake Hourtin
Choosing a campsite with a swimming pool for your holidays at the Lac d’Hourtin means you can be sure that your stay in the Gironde will be a success. That’s why the camping Carcans has a water park open every day from 10am to 7.30pm from April to mid September. You can swim, have fun and relax. The swimming pool is open every day from 10 am to 7.30 pm.
It is covered and the water is heated to 29°C, allowing you to enjoy the aquatic area at all times. Younger children who cannot yet swim will have fun and safety in the paddling pool. You don’t like to swim?
You can still enjoy the pool by participating in the aquatic activities organized 3 times a week during the summer, such as aquagym classes. And after swimming, you can relax on the terrace equipped with deckchairs and parasols. The campsite with swimming pool near the lake of Hourtin also offers various animations, sports activities and evenings to make your camping holidays in the Médoc the best possible.
Mobile homes for rent just a stone’s throw from Lake Hourtin
It is possible to benefit from all the advantages of a campsite with swimming pool and animations while having an optimal comfort thanks to the mobil-home rental near the lake of Hourtin. Camping Le Paradis offers 4 models of mobile homes for all budgets.
With a surface area ranging from 28m² to 32m², each mobile home can accommodate up to 4 or 6 people in rooms with double and single beds. The kitchen area is equipped with a fridge, microwave, gas hobs and an electric coffee maker. Garden furniture on the terrace allows you to have lunch or dinner outside.
The most affordable model is the mobile home Nature for 4 people. It offers the minimum necessary for a pleasant stay. The Comfort, Premium and Prestige models have a separate toilet from the bathroom and a covered or semi-covered terrace. The Prestige model is the most luxurious and will satisfy those looking for superior comfort. Inside you will also be entitled to a freezer, a television and a private wifi network. This model is also available in PMR version.
What to do at Lake Hourtin?
The Lake of Hourtin and Carcans is one of the largest natural lakes in France: its maximum length is 18km and its maximum width is 5km. A site perfectly suited to tourism, there are small villages such as Maubuisson or Piqueyrot all around, beaches with picnic areas, and nature to be explored on foot or by bike thanks to beautiful footpaths and cycle tracks.
Lots of nautical activities are to be tried at the lake of Hourtin. Canoes, pedal boats and stand-up paddle are for rent all around the lake. You can try water skiing, kitesurfing or windsurfing. But the activity not to be missed is the 1h30 excursion on the lake aboard the Vagabond du lac.
Located at the north-east of the lake near Hourtin, l’île aux Enfants is a play and adventure area for the youngest. The access is free and free and animations are proposed there in summer.
Finally, part of the lake is protected: the national nature reserve of the dunes and marshes of Hourtin, which extends from the lake to the coast.
Several paths allow you to freely explore the reserve and discover its fauna and flora. You may come across a mink, an otter or a harrier! You will spend some unique moments with your family or with your friends during your camping stay near the lake of Hourtin!