• les gorges de l'ardeche

For your next holiday, leave the everyday stresses and strains far behind and come and enjoy a stay surrounded by the breathtaking natural beauty of the Gorges de l’Ardèche. With the soothing babble of the River Ardèche as your soundtrack, indulge in all your favourite watersports and explore the region’s finest tourist attractions. Your only priorities? Rest and recreation! Our 4 and 5 star campsites in the Ardèche are ready and waiting when you want to come and make the most of this dream setting, just steps away from your holiday home. 

Why opt for a campsite near the Gorges de l’Ardèche?

When you choose to stay at a campsite near the Gorges de l’Ardèche, you’ll benefit from an extraordinary terrain for adventure and exploration, right on the doorstep of your holiday rental. Shall we whet your appetite? How about canoeing, kayaking, canyoning, trail walking, trekking, rafting, bungee jumping, mountain biking and more… if it’s thrills you’re after, then this is your dream destination! Likewise if, for you, the holidays are synonymous with peaceful relaxation – the Gorges de l’Ardèche is also the perfect holiday spot, where you can take strolls beside the water and go wild swimming in the river.

A stay at one of our 5 star campsites in the Gorges de l’Ardèche also means a breathtaking immersion in the local Ardèche culture. Visually, the Ardèche is a feast for the eyes. With its small medieval villages perched on the hillsides, its centuries-old Romanesque churches and narrow streets shaded by tile-roofed houses, you’ll be spellbound.

And talking of feasts, you simply must sample the local specialities – candied chestnuts from Privas and nougat from Montélimar, perfect for a sweet treat! Lovers of fine wine will not be disappointed either. They can discover the wines of the Ardèche, such as the Côtes du Vivarais or the Vins de Pays des Coteaux de l’Ardèche. 

A stay at a campsite near the Gorges de l’Ardèche is an opportunity to explore a series of world-renowned historical and natural sites. For example, the Pont d’Arc, a natural arch that has spanned the River Ardèche, near Vallon-Pont-d’Arc, for thousands of years. Or the Chauvet II cave, a faithful reproduction of the original Chauvet cave and its captivating cave paintings. A fascinating glimpse into the origins of humankind and the earliest forms of art. 

To see more of nature’s splendid creativity during your stay at a 5 star campsite in the Ardèche, you can also visit the many caves that line the Gorges de l’Ardèche: the Madeleine Caverns, Grotte Saint-Marcel, or the Aven d’Orgnac, a cave with volumes worthy of a Gothic cathedral, filled with stalagmites and their upside-down counterparts, stalactites, and which is a listed Grand Site de France. All of these sites are quick and easy to access from your campsite in the Gorges de l’Ardèche.


The best campsites near the Gorges de l’Ardèche

To add a touch of luxury and premium comfort to your holiday in the Gorges de l’Ardèche, you can choose one of our high-end campsites in Privas and Sampzon: 

Le Soleil Vivarais, in Sampzon: our 5 star campsite benefits from an outstanding setting with direct access to the Gorges de l’Ardèche and all the activities it offers. And of course, you’ll enjoy all the top-of-the-range services and amenities to be found at this family-friendly campsite in the Ardèche: a water park with water slides, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, sauna, whirlpool, children’s and teens clubs, sports grounds,… And a whole host of other activities and facilities designed just for you! 

Les Jardins de Privas: come and let the teams at our 4 star campsite spoil you. It enjoys direct access to the River Ouvèze and a vast choice of leisure and water-based activities. As a bonus, it is just a few short miles from the Gorges de l’Ardèche. As for the amenities, you’ll find everything you’d expect from a superb top-of-the-range campsite: indoor swimming pool, heated outdoor swimming pool, trampoline, water park, bar, restaurant and so on…

And when it comes to accommodation, our campsites near the Gorges de l’Ardèche guarantee ultimate comfort with their holiday rentals (cottages, mobile homes, lodges, villas, etc.) and pitches (for tents, caravans, camper vans, etc.). 

Don’t delay and book your stay at a campsite with swimming pool near the Gorges de l’Ardèche and treat yourself to that all-green getaway you’ve been dreaming of!