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Camping La Rivière

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General

  • In the Dordogne with direct access to the Vézère river
  • Near ancient caves and UNESCO sites
  • Pool, library, takeaway and grocery shop

What a lush locale: family-friendly Camping La Rivière is in the Dordogne, in a wildlife haven with direct access to the Vézère river, with easy access to fishing, canoeing, mountain biking and horse riding – or just charging up one's batteries under the warm sun.

Or might you dig some ancient days instead? La Rivière local town of Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil in the Périgord Noir is a UNESCO World Heritage Site for many an old attraction, and the area as a whole has ancient sites galore, like the stalagmites and stalactite-filled cavern of the Grotte du Grand-Roc and the prehistoric paintings of the fab subterranean network making up the Lascaux Caves.

On-site facilities at La Rivière include a heated swimming pool and a paddling pool, a pétanque court, tennis and volleyball courts, ping pong tables, a library, a grocery shop, and free wifi in reception. Takeaway meals are available too.

Evening entertainment, kids' shows and rock-climbing excursions (this is rocky land) are organised in summer by the friendly campsite team.

Please note

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

Your dog must be tattooed or microchipped.

The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act (i.e. Pit Bull Terrier, Japanese Tosa, Dogo Argentino, and Fila Brasileiro) and/or any of the following: Staffordshire bull terrier, American Staffordshire terrier, Rottweiler, any Mastiff or Tosa.

Group bookings of 7 or more units (e.g. tent, touring caravan, motorhome or accommodation hire) travelling together are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

Group bookings of 7 or more adults are not permitted (couples and immediate family members excepted).

Single-sex bookings of 5 or more people (excluding couples) are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

No bachelor/bachelorette parties permitted via Pitchup.com.

The outdoor swimming pool is open between 06/05 et 12/10 (subject to weather conditions).

Entertainment and activities are available between 01/07 and 31/08.

Discount cards and gift vouchers cannot be applied to bookings made via Pitchup.com.


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9.4

Overall rating based on 16 reviews

 

100% would recommend this site to a friend.

88% would stay here again.

 

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Have stayed here before and will again.08/26/2020

Reviewer's country: IrelandStephen M.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

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

    Great location, easy walk into les Eyzies. Superb pool. Their frites are lovely.

    Disliked: 

    Could only be WiFi beside reception.

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Great site08/25/2020

Reviewer's country: United KingdomPippa L.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

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

    Location was great being close to the river. Pool the best on our trip and fantastic french feel to campsite

    Disliked: 

    It was very busy and felt quite crampt, but this also added to the French holiday feel so no complaints!

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Outstanding site - we had a brilliant time.08/03/2020

Reviewer's country: United KingdomMartyn E.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

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

    Totally relaxing, great pool, fabulous staff, canoeing nearby and nice town. Beautiful site with fantastic facilities and a really good atmosphere.

    Disliked: 

    Food options on site are limited, but fine for the occasional lunch.

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Nice pool but very cold, toilet clean. Nice location as …09/05/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAnonymousMobile phone iconConfirmed

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

    Nice pool but very cold, toilet clean. Nice location as can walk into the town.

    Disliked: 

    Quite expensive to other sites for a basic site.

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Friendly, family orientated site, great facilities.08/30/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomElsa R.Confirmed

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

    This was my 9 year old son's favourite campsite of the 6 we stayed at during our holiday. He loved the pool, the play area, that there were plenty of other children to play with, and particularly the donkeys in the field next door.

    We went canoeing on the river - got a 10% discount because staying at La Riviere. Great experience.

    The staff were very helpful - we were cycle touring, so limited access to food etc. Helpful that the restaurant/ snack bar opened in the mornings as well as the evenings.

    Good atmosphere, very friendly.

    Level pitch, plenty of shade.

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Fantastic site lovely staff and great location. Pool was lovely …08/29/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomKaren S.Confirmed

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

    Fantastic site lovely staff and great location. Pool was lovely if a bit cold. Very clean and were given a choice of pitches on arrival.

    Disliked: 

    The live music as it was a bit too loud but it didn’t go on too late in the evening.

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Excellent site with friendly helpful staff very clean.Level pitches08/24/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomAnonymousMobile phone iconConfirmed

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

    The setting and atmosphere is wonderful. fantastic pools, bar/restaurant is lovely and serves great food and drink. Children loved the play areas. The staff are very helpful and friendly. Great location for visiting other places.

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Nice site, but avoid the onsite shop.08/11/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomGraham K.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Electric optional grass pitch
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  • Liked: 

    Nice clean site with good size pitches.

    Disliked: 

    Older shower block has very poor showers that stay on about a second after you let go the button. Was a bit miffed at the local beer bottles sold in the shop at €8 for about a pint. This beer looked flat in the glass and when I checked the bottle it was three yes three months out of date.

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Good shaded pitch. Great position close to River, town , …07/26/2019

Reviewer's country: United KingdomCAROL C.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

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

    Good shaded pitch. Great position close to River, town , museums & historical sights. Nice pool..Friendly & helpful staff.

    Disliked: 

    No washbasins in toilets for washing hands & shaving.

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Propre, calme et personnel disponible.09/06/2020

Reviewer's country: Francejerome g.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

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

    La piscine, le calme, le personnel repondant a nos attentes/ questions/services en tout genre

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Features

Leisure on park

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Playground

Pétanque

Recreation room/arcade

TV room

Takeout

Tennis

Watersports

Amenities on park

Bath available

Car parking by site/unit

Composting toilet

Drying room

Free wifi

Grocery store

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Laundromat

Local produce

Parent & baby washroom

Payphone

Pick-up from public transport

Portaloo

Pub toilets

Restrooms

Shower available

Tents for hire

Washing-up area

Wheelchair access

Wifi

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Rules

Barbecue grills allowed

Barbecue provided

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Budget/backpacker

Bush

Hikers’ paradise

Lake and/or mountain

Peaceful

Spectacular scenery

Wildlife haven

Utilities

Charging facilities

Communal fridge

Dump station

No hot water

No potable water point

No running water

Propane/gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Convenience store nearby

Nearby farmers' market

Public transportation nearby

Type

Large (51-200 sites)

Nearby leisure

Canoeing/kayaking nearby

Climbing nearby

Cycle hire nearby

Cycling nearby

Fishing nearby

Golf nearby

Horseback riding nearby

Leisure/theme park nearby

Mountain biking nearby

Outdoor pool nearby

Restaurant nearby

Tennis nearby

Touring and motorhomes

FHU sites

Gray water hook-up for RVs/trailers

Motorhome service point

Water hook-up points for tourers

Location

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  • 3 Route du Sorcier, Les Eyzies de Tayac, Dordogne, France, 24620
  • Timezone Europe/Paris +0200 (GMT+02:00)   GPS 44.9372°N 1.0064°E

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Local attractions

Several old castles like the Château de Castelnaud and the Château de Beynac dot the countryside of this part of France, along with colourful and comely little villages such as La Roque Gageac, above the Dordogne river and one of the Les Plus Beaux Villages de France.

Smashing Bergerac should be near the top of any list of day tripping options for the region around Camping La Rivière, for a whole heap of things including its medieval streets, tasty tuck and famed wine. And its town museum, statue museum, tobacco museum and riverside wine house with exhibition on the history of wine growing…

Deeply recommended are the caves and Paleolithic paintings of Lascaux Caves, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You'll likely also dig the Grotte du Grand Roc/Cave of the Big Rock, and the National Prehistory Museum, both back in town at Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil.

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Permitted arrival/departure time

Camping and touring
Arrive:  noon –  7 p.m.
Depart by:  noon

Camping La Rivière cancellation policy

Balance refunds: no penalties

No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.

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

Deposit transferable during COVID-19.

The remainder is payable on arrival.

Deposit transferable during COVID-19.

Tax

Local tax of €0,50 (R9,66) at least age 18 doesn't apply.

Payment methods accepted on the park

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Cash
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Terms and conditions

Site booking terms and conditions

  • How much is payable upfront? A 15% transferable deposit is payable when you book, with the balance payable on arrival. Read more
  • Does Camping La Rivière have a swimming pool? Yes View all features
  • Is Camping La Rivière dog friendly? Yes View all features
  • What attractions are near Camping La Rivière? Several old castles like the Château de Castelnaud and the Château de Beynac dot the countryside of this part of France, along with colourful and comely little villages such as La Roque … Read more
  • When can I check in and check out of Camping La Rivière?
    Camping and touring
    Arrive:  noon –  7 p.m.
    Depart by:  noon
    Read more
  • How much does it cost to stay at Camping La Rivière? From R309,17 (for 1 night, 2 adults) - prices may change depending on your dates and party. Check prices and availability

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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.

General
A state-issued fishing license is required (you'll need to apply for this beforehand).

Dogs
A valid vaccination certificate must accompany your dog.

Safety
Barbecues are permitted but must be raised off the ground and attended by an adult at all times.

General
Bookings are nominative and non-transferable.
Discount cards and gift vouchers cannot be applied to bookings made via Pitchup.com.

Dogs
Dogs must be kept on leashes and supervised at all times.

General
Entertainment and activities are available between 01/07 and 31/08.

Safety
Firearms are not permitted.

Occupancy
Group bookings of 7 or more adults are not permitted (couples and immediate family members excepted).
Group bookings of 7 or more units (e.g. tent, touring caravan, motorhome or accommodation hire) travelling together are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

Dogs
Guide dogs are allowed on site free of charge.

General
In the event of a complaint, please speak to reception immediately. Complaints which are not brought to the management's attention during your stay cannot be dealt with once you have left the site.

Extras
Motorcycle(s) can be brought instead of the car(s) included.

Occupancy
No bachelor/bachelorette parties permitted via Pitchup.com.

Arrivals and departures
No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.

Vehicles
No vehicle movement between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m..
Only one car is to be parked at the site. Extra vehicles must be parked in the designated area.

Pool
Only park guests are authorized to use the pool.

Safety
Open fires are prohibited.

General
Quiet hours must be respected between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m..
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and trunks must be closed quietly.

Reception
Reception is open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. between 06/05 and 12/10.

Occupancy
Single-sex bookings of 5 or more people (excluding couples) are not permitted via Pitchup.com.

Pool
Swimsuits are required and cut-offs or Bermuda shorts are not permitted.

Vehicles
The car is only included in the rate if you are travelling with a camper, trailer tent or tent. If you wish to bring a car along with your motorhome/RV, please select the extra.

General
The management reserves the right to deny access or terminate the stay of those guests whose behavior is deemed unsuitable. No refunds will be offered.

Pool
The outdoor swimming pool is open between 06/05 et 12/10 (subject to weather conditions).

Dogs
The site does not accept breeds/crossbreeds listed in the Dangerous Dogs Act (i.e. Pit Bull Terrier, Japanese Tosa, Dogo Argentino, and Fila Brasileiro) and/or any of the following: Staffordshire bull terrier, American Staffordshire terrier, Rottweiler, any Mastiff or Tosa.

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

Arrivals and departures
Units will be allocated on arrival.

Visitors
Visitors’ cars are not permitted on site.
Visitors must register at reception and pay their fee.

Sites
You must follow management instructions when setting up your tent/rig and related equipment.

Dogs
Your dog must be tattooed or microchipped.

Additional terms

The grocery shop is open from 8am to 12.30pm and from 5.30pm to 7pm

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