Campsites in Ille et Vilaine come in all shapes and sizes and tend to be very popular due to the departments close proximity to it’s neighbouring region, Normandy.
Ille et Vilaine gets it’s name from the river Ille and the river Vilaine which join at it’s capital Rennes. Although the region has less coastline than the others in Brittany, there are still a plethora of excellent quality beaches to the east of Dinard and to the west of St Malo.
What Ille et Vilaine lacks in coastline it makes up for in history, sightseeing and places to visit although many are often overlooked.
One of the regions most impressive towns is the port of St Malo. Often looked at only as a port to enter or leave this wonderful country St Malo holds much more in store for all those wishing to stay a while and explore. From the impressive battlements, town and surrounding forts to the excellent Le Grand Aquarium St Malo there really is something for everyone.
In the centre of the Ille et Vilaine you will find another of the regions gems, the capital Rennes. This wonderful city is filled to the brim with history and culture with both modern buildings and those dating back throughout the ages to medieval times. A whole range of shops, bars and restaurants are available in Rennes which show off the gastronomy of both France and Brittany.
A trip back up towards the coast you can find the pleasant city of Dol de Bretagne. Standing high above and dominating over the other building is the 13th century gothic cathedral. With the old town you will find a multitude of architecture from though out the ages including some wonderful 11th century half timber houses.
Ille et Vilaine provides families with great beaches, great towns, great culture and most important of all a great holiday location.
Campsites in Ille et Vilaine
Domaine des Ormes
Domaine des Ormes is a fantastic campsite with a stunning range of facilities and activities on offer. Set in over 400 acres, Domaine des Ormes offers families of all ages the perfect holiday location.
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Camping La Ville Huchet
Camping La Ville Huchet is set in 6 hectares of grounds belonging to the Chateau near to St Malo on the northern coast of Brittany.
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Camping La Touesse
Camping la Touesse is very close to St Male and Dinard and although the campsite doesn’t have a swimming pool, what it does have is two wonderful sandy beaches nearby.
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