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General

  • A real surfers' paradise in Brittany
  • In the heart of the Pays Bigouden, a region of tradition and contrasts
  • Direct access to sandy beaches

Are you looking for a surfing holiday away from the busy Cornish beaches? Camping de la Torche is the place for you. This French campsite has direct access through a footpath to the famous Pointe de la Torche beach (just 1.3 kilometres away), which is a real surfers' paradise!

On site, you will find excellent facilities such as a large heated swimming pool, an adventure playground with a huge inflatable giraffe and a multisport area, perfect for playing volleyball and football. Don't forget pétanque too, and challenge your tent neighbours in the pétanque court!

During the busy season (July and August) there are crêpe and barbecue nights, karaoke and discos, concerts, tournaments, bingo and much more!

Modern toilet blocks include disabled facilities and baby rooms.

Please note

Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act and/or any of the following: Staffordshire bull terrier, American Staffordshire terrier, Rottweiler, any Mastiff or Tosa.


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Excellent site. Clean facilities. Friendly staff. 04/09/2016

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom JO W. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric optional grass pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
  • Liked: 

    Swimming pool. Trampoline. Near to beach. Nice flat pitches. Very friendly. Really quiet end of season holiday. A no hassle no fuss holiday. The horse riding nearby was brilliant " sur la Plage"!! Highly recommend booking a hack at sunset.

    Disliked: 

    Nothing to dislike.

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Excellent site, can't praise it high enough. We will be returning. 03/09/2016

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Chris K. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Electric optional grass pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Exceptionally clean facilities, bread deliveries each morning.

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Great site for children and access to th surf beaches, friendly. 29/07/2016

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Diana W. Confirmed

  • Electric optional grass pitch
  • Recommend to friends   Visit again
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    Friendly, clean, swimming pool and situation of the site good for exploring local small towns and small ports. Very good for children, lots of free amenities. Surf good beaches beautiful.

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Features

Leisure on site

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Games room

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Play area

Take away

Tennis

TV room

Watersports

Amenities on site

Bath available

Disabled facilities

Drying room

Food shop

Free wifi

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Launderette

Parent & baby washroom

Pick-up from public transport

Public telephone

Shower available

Toilet block

Washing-up area

Wifi

Utilities

Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Rules

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Gastronomic delight

Spectacular scenery

Walkers' paradise

Nearby leisure

Canoeing/kayaking nearby

Cycling nearby

Fishing nearby

Horse riding nearby

Mountain biking nearby

Restaurant nearby

Sailing nearby

Surf school nearby

Tennis nearby

Watersports nearby

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Nearby farmers' market

Type

Large (51-200 pitches)

Location

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  • Pointe de la Torche Plomeur, Finistère, France, 29120
  • Timezone Europe/Paris CEST (GMT+02:00)   GPS 47.8327°N 4.3270°W

Directions


By car:
- From Rennes to Quimper (via Lorient): travel 200km on the N24/N165
- From Nantes to Quimper (via Lorient): travel 270km on the N165

In Quimper continue towards Pont l'Abbé, Plomeur and Penmarc'h. Cross Plomeur and at the roundabout, take the exit signposted Pointe de La Torche. Continue on this road and follow signs for the campsite.

By ferry: Roscoff/Quimper/Plomeur (2 hours)

By train: Paris/Quimper (4 hours) or Rennes/Quimper (2 hours)

By plane: Paris (Orly)/Quimper (1 hour)

Local attractions

Famous Pointe de la Torche is less than a mile away. There are plenty of surf schools for beginners and lots of fun to be had for intermediate and confident surfers.

Walking enthusiasts will enjoy miles of footpaths on the GR34, taking you around to protected nature areas.

Horse riding is available 400 metres from the campsite.

The campsite is also a fabulous starting point to explore the Penmarch peninsula, visit the Eckmühl lighthouse, visit the fishing villages of Guilvinec and Douarnenez and the magnificent Pointe du Raz, as well as the villages of Locronan and Pont-Aven.

Policies

Permitted arrival/departure time

Camping and touring
Arrive:  2 p.m. –  8 p.m.
Depart:  12 p.m.

Camping de la Torche cancellation policy

No penalties

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please give as much notice as possible so that someone else has the chance to book. You may wish to buy holiday insurance for cancellations and for your property/injury whilst away.

Please note that your deposit is paid to Pitchup.com and is non-refundable.

Payment

A 15% non-refundable deposit is payable now.

The remainder is payable on arrival.

Tax

Local eco/city tax of €0.44 (£0.38) per person over the age of 18 per night is not included and must be paid on arrival.

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Terms and conditions

Please read the park terms and conditions below and the Pitchup.com terms and conditions.

Admission
Admission is only permitted after registering at reception.
All guests spending the night at the park must present their ID at the reception desk and sign registration forms.
Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

Dogs
A valid vaccination certificate must accompany your dog.
The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act and/or any of the following: Staffordshire bull terrier, American Staffordshire terrier, Rottweiler, any Mastiff or Tosa.
Your dog must be tattooed and microchipped.

General
Quiet hours must be respected between 11 p.m. and 8 a.m..
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and boots must be closed quietly.
The management reserves the right to deny access or terminate the stay of those guests whose behaviour is deemed unsuitable. No refunds will be offered.

Pitches
Units should not be left unoccupied unless previously agreed with the management. Please speak to reception when the need arises, a fee may be charged for unsupervised units.
You must follow the management directives when pitching your tent/unit and related equipment.

Pool
Swimsuits are obligatory and swimming shorts or Bermuda shorts are not permitted.

Reception
Reception is open from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. between 01/04 and 30/10.

Safety
Open fires are prohibited.

Taxes
Local eco/city tax of €0.44 (£0.38) per person over the age of 18 per night is not included and must be paid on arrival.

Vehicles
No vehicle movement between 11 p.m. and 8 a.m..
Only one car is to be parked by the pitch. Extra vehicles must be parked in the designated area.

Visitors
Visitors must register at reception and pay their fee.

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