Home

   Log in or Register



Insurance Quotes
forums Campsite Search Comp Directory tips virtual brochure Profile
Tent and Awning Reviews Competitions Caravans and Motorhomes For Sale Shopping Diary Contact Us

Advertisement

Reviews of Camping Municipal De La Palle

Campsite Search > Europe > France > Auvergne > Pontgibaud > Camping Municipal De La Palle > Reviews

Camping Municipal De La Palle
3 Avenue Du General De Gaulle
Pontgibaud
Auvergne   (Browse area)
63230
Tel: +33 04 73 88 96 99  or  +33 04 73 88 70 42
Visit their website    

Share  Post on X / Twitter  Share on Facebook  Email

Pitches: 80
Open: 15/04/2024 to 30/09/2024
           

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 1 Reviews
                9/10 from 1 Reviews

 Tent Pitches   Caravan Pitches   Motorhome Pitches   Small Campervans 
 No Glamping Units   No Statics for Hire   No Statics for Sale   No Seasonal Pitches 
 Electric Hookups   No Hardstandings   No Fully Serviced Pitches   Show Full Facilities
Who's it for
 Families Welcome   Not Members Only   No Rallies   Not Naturist Site 
 Dogs Welcome   No Dogs Allowed   Groups Welcome 
Facilities
 Toilet Facilities   Hot Showers   Washing Up   No Bathroom 
 No Baby Changing   Laundry On Site   Drinking Water   Disabled Friendly 
 Chemical Disposal   No Battery Charging   No Gas Exchange   No Recycling Facilities 
 No Kitchen Facilities   No Freezer / Fridge   No Motorhome Point   Wifi Access 
 Shop <1 mile   Bar <1 mile   Restaurant or Cafe or Takeaway <1 mile 
Activities
 Kids Playground   TV Room   No Games Room   No Evening Ents 
 No Fishing   No Wild Swimming   No Indoor Pool   No Outdoor Pool 
 No Horse Riding   No Cycle Hire   No Golf   No Tennis 
 No Beach   No Watersports   No Boat Launch 
Other Features
 No Sea Views   Not Working Farm   No Campfires Allowed 
 No Waterside Pitches   Public Transport   No Dog Walk 

Reviews:

Write your own Review to win an Outdoor Revolution Screenhouse 4 and £150!

If you've ever visited this campsite please submit a review for your chance to win! Each month one lucky person will have their review picked at random and will win an Outdoor Revolution Screenhouse 4 worth £299 AND £150 of Amazon vouchers. Leave as many reviews as you can for more chances - it only takes a few minutes



Date of Visit: August 2017 Unit:  Touring Caravan
Nights stayed: 6 Travelling as:  Retired couple
Reviewer: Bofs 98 reviews from this member

 I discovered this excellent municipal site using Google maps, when looking for somewhere to stay close to the Puy de Dome and Vulcania with good road access. At only only 3 miles from J26 of the A89, 10 minutes drive from Vulcania and 20 minutes from the Puy de Dome this site met that criteria perfectly. We also enjoyed a trip to Volvic (as in the water), about 20 minutes away, where there is a visitor centre in parkland with various walking and cycling trails and also a huge Leclerc hypermarket and various other outlets on a retail park.

The site turned out to be spacious and very well-kept, with good-sized, level, grassy pitches, shaded or open, divided by hedges. There are plenty of water and 16 amp electric points around the site. It has the usual petanque area and a children's playground (for younger children), a small recreation room with a TV and a few magazines etc. And a communal barbecue area, though these are away from the pitches. The reception (closed between 12. 00 and 14. 00) sells drinks, ice-creams and a few groceries and has brochures, maps and leaflets and was staffed by a welcoming, hard-working manager. There was free WiFi but it was not very reliable - best near reception. The centrally situated shower and toilet block is reasonably modern, with a mixture of continental and seated toilets (paper provided centrally) and decent showers. This also houses the laundry and washing-up sinks. On entering the site you pull down to the barrier and check in at reception at the top of the site. Should there be a queue there is a lay-by just at the site entrance for vehicles waiting to enter the campsite. The site is bordered by the river Sioule (though no direct access) on two sides and a quiet road, from which the site is accessed, runs along the top. Alongside the site is a separate area with 8 chalets, also owned and run by the town. There is a pleasant riverside walk (5 minutes) from the back of the site that takes you to the small town of Pontgibaud which has a variety of shops, a couple of Boulangeries, several cafes and restaurants, a Tourist Office and Casino and Carrefour Market supermarkets. The commune's boules pitches are alongside this riverside walk, there is a picnic area and benches and it is possible to fish in the river from here.

We visited towards the end of August and we had a free choice of pitch. The site was maybe a quarter full, a mixture of short and longer stay visitors, mainly French, some German, Belgian and Dutch, and only one other British unit during our week's stay, but most were pleasant and friendly - lots of smiles, waves and Bonjours.

This site suited us perfectly, both as a base for the attractions of the area and as a place to relax in the sunshine, and we would return without hesitation. 



Share  Post on X / Twitter  Share on Facebook  Email


Write a Review of this Site to Win an Outdoor Revolution Prize and £150

Win 150

Write a review of this campsite and you could win an Outdoor Revolution Screenhouse 4 worth £299 AND £150 of Amazon vouchers. Each month one lucky person will have their review picked at random and will win! Leave as many as you can for more chances - submit your review here!

Outdoor Revolution strive to facilitate precious family leisure time by creating the most reliable, practical and exceptional value for money Family Tents, Caravan & Driveaway Awnings on the market, together with our endless vision for innovation and quality! Therefore, there has never been a better time to rediscover camping and caravanning with Outdoor Revolution!

Common Questions

Is Camping Municipal De La Palle child friendly?  YES, it accepts children & has a playground  View all facilities

Where is the nearest shop to Camping Municipal De La Palle?  There is a shop within 1 mile  View all facilities

Is Camping Municipal De La Palle dog friendly?  YES  View all facilities




Other Sites Near Pontgibaud      Other sites within 30 miles   -   All Sites in Auvergne

Latest News, Discounts and Competitions  see all...




Upcoming Event!
UKCS Meet East Anglian Game and Country Fair 27/04 to 28/04
All the fun of the Game and Country Fair taking place at Euston Estate near Thetford - you can even camp over for the weekend - enter our competition to win tickets Find out More

Follow us on Facebook!
You can now follow UKCampsite.co.uk on Facebook! Keep abreast of the latest news and updates much more easily. Simply click here then click on the Like button!

All reviews and comments are the personal opinion of the review author only , and as such do not represent the view of the UK Camp Site.co.uk.

The facilities shown on this website are a guide only, and you should check with the campsite direct before making any booking. The UKCampsite.co.uk will not be held responsible for any errors or omissions


3872 Visitors online !

Free UKCampsite.co.uk Window Sticker  -  Recommend to Friend

[Message Forums]  [Caravan Sites & Camping]  [Company Listings]  [Features / Advice]  [Virtual Brochure]  [Shop!]
[Reception]  [Competitions]  [Caravans & Motorhomes For Sale]  [Event Diary]  [Contact Us]  [Tent Reviews



Please note we are not responsible for the content of external sites & any reviews represent the author's personal view only. Please report any error here. You may view our privacy and cookie policy and terms and conditions here. All copyrights & other intellectual property rights in the design and content of this web site are reserved to the UKCampsite.co.uk © 1999 - 2024


Advertisement


Advertisement


Advertisement