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La Bailloterie Camping
La Bailloterie Lane
Channel Islands   (Browse area)
Tel: 01481 243636
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Pitches: 80
Open: 01/05/2024 to 15/09/2024

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 23 Reviews
                9/10 from 23 Reviews

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 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 
 Toilet Facilities   Hot Showers   Washing Up   No Bathroom 
 Baby Changing Facilities   Laundry On Site   Drinking Water   Disabled Friendly 
 Chemical Disposal   Battery Charging   Gas Exchange   Recycling Facilities 
 Kitchen Facilities   Freezer / Fridge    Motorhome Point   Wifi Access 
 Shop On Site   Bar <1 mile   Restaurant or Cafe or Takeaway On Site 
 Kids Playground   TV Room   No Games Room   Evening Entertainment 
 Fishing <1 mile   Wild Swimming <1 mile   No Indoor Pool   No Outdoor Pool 
 Horse Riding <5 miles   Cycle Hire On Site   Golf <1 mile   Tennis <1 mile 
 Beach <1 mile   Watersports <5 miles   No Boat Launch 
Other Features
 No Sea Views   Not Working Farm   No Campfires Allowed 
 No Waterside Pitches   Public Transport <1 mile  No Dog Walk 

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Date of Visit: August 2022  Confirmed Booking Unit:  Tent
Nights stayed: 14 Travelling as:  Solo traveller
Reviewer: Ian Chamberlain 2 reviews from this member

 The owners and staff were super friendly.

The facilities were excellent and convenient for local buses.

There is entertainment on Thursday nights, fridge, washing machine and a large supermarket within 5 minutes walk. 
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Date of Visit: May 2022  Confirmed Booking Unit:  Tent
Nights stayed: 6 Travelling as:  With friends
Reviewer: Potter 1 review from this member

 This campsite is perfect. The owners were so very nice,

The pitches a great size and the site facilities superb.

Although you feel tucked away you are very close(2min walk) to supermarket.

Can walk to beach too. Can't recommend it enough.

In fact planning to go back next year! 
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Date of Visit: May 2019 Unit:  Tent
Nights stayed: 18 Travelling as:  Retired couple
Reviewer: PFW2210 5 reviews from this member

 Lovely site with spacious pitches, open on our side of the site and secluded pitches with high hedges on the other side.

Washrooms were very nice but showing signs of high use.

There is a coffee/tea shop run by the owners who are very pleasant, it was a joy to stay there. 

Date of Visit: July 2015 Unit:  Motorhome
Reviewer: Shani torp 1 review from this member

 This was our first time in Guernsey and we were delighted to have chosen this camp site. The owners are utterly charming and so helpful. We stayed for two weeks and were lucky enough to have glorious weather for most of it. The camp site allowed us lots of room and we never felt crowded. The shower block was housed in a lovely old building and all the facilities were kept clean and well equipped. There is a big supermarket nearby which was very helpful and also a nice little M&S 'simply food' for all the treats!

We brought our bikes and found all the bicycle lanes useful and safe. The drivers, by the way, are the most courteous we've ever found. The beaches are really beautiful.

It really wasn't difficult to find amazing quiet bays with hardly anyone on the beaches and equally there were huge sandy beaches packed with opportunities for water sports and children's games etc. We brought our two dogs and found a dog friendly beach near by. It was a very relaxing holiday…exactly what was required! 

Date of Visit: July 2015 Unit:  Tent
Nights stayed: 9 Travelling as:  Family with older children
Reviewer: Trevor + Jo 132 reviews from this member

 Our second stay here, but with a 19 year break in between. Lovely, spacious site with clean and tidy facilities including free Wi-Fi and hairdriers. There is a supermarket 5 minutes walk down the road and bus stops nearby too. £12 per adult per night is expensive but this is an island economy and to put things into perspective you should see the house prices! There is a good butchers at Bridge and an M&S opposite Guernsey Freesias.

The girls enjoyed the candle making experience down the road and finding Orma shells on Herm. The Café Terrace in town was a favourite, as was lunch at The Jerbourg Hotel.

Walking distance to beaches at Ladies Bay and L'Ancresse and only a short bus ride back into St Peter Port.

Our return visit to Bailloterie did not disappoint although the traffic on The Island had increased significantly, so we chose to use the buses most days. Thank you for another enjoyable stay. 
Management response: Just to clarify, the reviewer has said that £12 a night is expensive - but high season is actually £11 per adult per night and £9 in low season.


Date of Visit: May 2015 Unit:  Other
Reviewer: Gi11 23 reviews from this member

 We booked one of the new log cabins, as were're getting too old for beds on the ground and any distance to loo in the night. What a disappointment - no bathroom, not even a sink in the kitchen. The cabin itself was lovely and the beds were comfortable, but without a bathroom it wasn't worth the price. The shower and loo block isn't far away, but up steps and down a steep slope in the pitch dark until the floodlight comes on when you're nearly at the door. The block is newly refitted, clean and very good - but a long way from most of the site, over a small road.

The web site needs updating, it's very misleading. Shop? No, not worth their while with a supermarket 5 minutes away, and they are too busy. Cafe? Well, if you say you want a baguette they'll cook one and it will be ready in 20 minutes. IF you can find them. No opening times for the office are displayed and their cars seemed to have gone before 5.

All in all, pleasant enough site, but didn't live up to expectations. 

Date of Visit: September 2014 Unit:  Campervan
Reviewer: Alastairandalice 9 reviews from this member

 We had a lovely stay here, camping is spread over a number of sheltered fields and it was really quiet during our end of season stay. The owners were really friendly and helpful. The facilities block is spot on. Don't forget a torch though as the trek from the motorhome field to the facilities block was very very dark.

Guernsey is a lovely island but seems to have a few problems, boy racers make themselves heard after 8pm tearing around the place and the police are a problem, basically there don't seem to be any and we were awoken several times between 2 and 3am on Sunday morning to loud buzzing exhausts and screeching tyres!

There is a superb supermarket across the road and nowhere is that far away on this compact and very busy island. Use the excellent busses and avoid the heart stopping roads that vary in width every few yards and the locals all whizz around with impunity, not ideal in a camper-van would not fancy it in a motorhome! Although the drive from the port following the given directions is fine. Might consider hire a small car next time to avoid the worry of damaging the van and to reach some of the remoter and terrifyingly narrow lane areas.

Will be back for sure. 

Date of Visit: August 2014 Unit:  Tent
Reviewer: Titch24 1 review from this member

 Stayed in August 2014 for 4 nights. Greeted my a lovely French girl who with her sister are working on the campsite over the Summer. Very polite and showed us various areas we could camp in and mentioned the shortcut to the beach and where the supermarket is. Supermarket is a 3 min walk and has everything you could need and more, beach is a 10 min walk. Bus stop is 10 min away and the buses are very easy to use and cheap £1 for all journeys. Moulin Heut in the south of the island is beautiful as is Fermain Bay. Useful leaflets in the 'barn' and the owners are very helpful and always on hand. Lovely BBQ on the campsite, including lovely Sticky Toffee Pudding. Boules pitch and table tennis. It seemed that all the children were on one part of the campsite which was lovely for us child free and perfect for the children on the campsite as they made friends quickly. Clean, modern shower and toilet block, regularly checked, hairdryers available and all free! 50p to charge your phone and free wifi. Would definitely recommend! 

Date of Visit: June 2014 Unit:  Tent
Reviewer: Chrissan 1 review from this member

 We stayed at La Bailloterie camp site for ten days in June. This site is spacious and peaceful. The site is split into small fields which are sheltered and are not at all crowded. Richard the owner and Carol are both charming and helpful. We stayed in a pre erected tent and this exceeded our expectations. It was about 18 foot square with full standing height and bed compartments. The equipment was excellent and included beds, gas hob, fridge, pots and pans, plates and cutlery. There were a table and chairs outside. We just needed sleeping bags.

This camp site is in a lovely part of the island. Pembroke Bay is about a 4 minute drive away and must be one of the best beaches around. There was an very good bar and restaurant at this beach too. A huge supermarket that sells everything is only a 3 minutes walk from the site.

The facilities on the camp site are excellent with a clean well fitted shower block, coffee shop and plenty of places to sit and relax. St Peter Port is a 10 minutes drive away. We really enjoyed our stay and highly recommend La Bailloterie 

Date of Visit: May 2014 Unit:  Tent
Reviewer: True ah 1 review from this member

 A very pleasant site tucked away in a quiet location. Showers and toilets very good and kept very clean, with lots of hot water available. The ladies shower block would benefit from an electric socket to enable the use of a personal hair dryer as the one installed was not very efficient. The site is located about 5 minutes walk from the Alliance store for groceries. The owners were very friendly and helpful in every way. Having camped on many sites both in Europe and the UK, I would thoroughly recommend this site and we will certainly be returning to this site next year. 

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