Indigo Le Moulin
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> The unique location of the campsite, 300 m from the centre of the village and at the gateway to the Ardèche Gorges
> The beautiful pool overlooking the site and the river
> The many excursions and medieval villages in the surrounding area
Open from 28/04 to 26/09/2016
Discover the Ardèche Gorges...
In Saint-Martin-d'Ardèche, with direct access to the river...
Camp in the "green resort" of Saint-Martin-d'Ardèche, the arrival point of the famous Ardèche canoe descent.
Indigo Le Moulin campsite*** is open from 28 April and is ideally situated for a nature break in the Ardèche sunshine!
Relaxation and quality time with family or friends
Come back from a walk and take a swim in the river or the beautiful pool overlooking the site, relax on the shady terrace, make the most of the central lodge, play pétanque...
New for 2015: a paddling pool that your little ones will love!
At the gateway to the Ardèche Gorges
300 m from the village of Saint-Martin-d'Ardèche
A 15 minute walk from Aiguèze
30 km south of Vallon-Pont-d'Arc
New for 2015: Opening of the Caverne du Pont d'Arc
The site you simply must visit... set out to discover Chauvet Cave, classed World Heritage by Unesco, located in the heart of a 29 ha woodland site. Amid stalagmites and stalactites, explore the world inhabited by people 36,000 years ago. Marvel at the many paintings, the first masterpieces of humanity.
Camp the way you like...
- Camp with your own equipment on beautiful flat pitches in the heart of nature, or hire a wood trailer, a mobile home, or a fully equipped Wood & Canvas tent for a holiday in 100% comfort.
An ideal destination for a holiday adventure!
Space and relaxation, on the banks of a the Ardèche…
Situated just 300m from the centre of Saint-Martin d'Ardèche, Le Moulin Indigo Campsite*** has 120 spacious pitches in both the shade and the sun, on a site of over seven hectares on the banks of a river… Tents, caravans and motor homes are all welcome.
The site is ideally located on the edge of the river Ardèche, and you can swim in the river directly from the campsite itself.
Services for campers
At the Moulin Indigo Campsite, 'camping' means a friendly and sociable holiday. To make your stay all the more enjoyable, a range of services are organised for campers: a camper's corner at reception where you can buy useful and practical camping items if you are short of anything at all, a morning bread service, individually-locked refrigerated storage units (total volume of 30L) for campers without ice boxes wanting to keep produce fresh and cool.
The campsite has three comfortable shower blocks available for your use. The site also has shower blocks with family cubicles and baby changing areas.
The shower blocks are suitable for the handicapped. They are checked and cleaned several times a day.
At the Moulin Indigo Campsite***, you can stay in a Wood & Canvas tent and sleep under a canvas roof in all the comfort, or stay in a gypsy caravan – an original type of accommodation for an unusual holiday escape. You can also stay in an Indigo mobile home during your holidays in Ardèche.
Three models of "Wood and Canvas" tent are available :
Classic IV & Classic V Wood&Canvas Tents
Designed with a wooden frame and floor, they have a fully equiped kitchen area and 2 bedrooms. They can accommodate up to 4 or 5 people .
Sweet Wood&Canvas Tents
Have a fully equiped kitchen area and 2 bedrooms. There is also a bathroom area with a shower, sink and toilet. They accommodate up to 5 people.
The Sweet + tent is even more practical with its sink!
Virtual tour accommodation
So that you can make the most of the site, there are parking areas near to the Wood & Canvas tents where you can park your car.
At the Le Moulin Indigo Campsite, you can rent a wooden caravans.
Each gypsy caravans can accommodate up to 4 people. They consist of a living room with kitchenette, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom. So that you have a peaceful holiday, the gypsy caravans are organised into vehicle-free 'villages': a parking area is available.
The Indigo mobile-home
Treat yourself to the pleasure of staying in an Indigo mobile home so you can enjoy a holiday with all the comforts of home plus the benefits of the great outdoors.
The Indigo mobile home, boasting a surface area of 31 m², offers you even more comfort and space in which to enjoy a holiday among friends or family. It can accommodate up to 6 people and you will love the large 15m² terrace that looks on to nature.
Useful information: remember to take your duvet or sheets and pillowslips! Sheets are not provided. You can borrow sheets in situ (sheets and pillowslips) : 9.50 Euros per bed.
Useful information: remember to take your duvet or sheets and pillowslips! Sheets are not provided. You can borrow sheets in situ (sheets and pillowslips) : 8.90 Euros per bed.
New for 2015: towels for hire. €4.50/person.
At the Le Moulin Indigo Campsite, you will find:
A friendly reception
A friendly reception area with all the information that you need for a great stay and a free Internet point.
Would you like to go down the river Ardèche in a canoe? Feel free to ask for more information at the campsite reception!
Discover our camping shop selling a whole range of useful and practical camping items to help you out any time you are short of anything.
A cosy central lodge and a cafe/restaurant
A cosy central lodge (open all season), where you can enjoy a coffee, read a book on the region or play a board game with family and friends. Free wifi in the central living area.
A cafe-restaurant where you can have a drink on the terrace or enjoy one of our salads, home-made pizzas or grills. The café-restaurant is open during the May bank holiday weekends and in July and August.
Services for campers
- Leasing service for individual refrigerated storage units (total volume of 30L), to keep produce fresh and cool. Lockable refrigerated storage units located on the same level as the toilets. €3/day.
- A laundry area with washing machine and dryer (tokens on sale at reception)
- A motorhome waste disposal point is also available on the campsite.
- For a real French breakfast, bread and croissants are available (order in advance).
- A small grocery store offers you your primairy needs and some regional products : jam, honey, fruit juice,... There is a small supermarket just 300 metres from the campsite in the village of Saint-Martin d'Ardèche.
Rentals (subject to availability) :
- Baby kit rental (crib + high chair)
- Linen hire (sheets + pillow case)
- Fridges and barbecues
- Towel hire
A whole range of useful services are available in the nearby village of St Martin d'Ardèche:
- Small supermarket 300m away
- Bakery 300m away
- Bank 300m away
- Tourist information 300m away
Activities and a chance to relax on the campsite
Indigo Le Moulin campsite has a heated swimming pool overlooking the site, so you can make the most of the Ardeche sunshine... (open from 30 April to 28 September). Sun loungers and parasols are available for your use on the large wooden terrace.
Make the most of the quality facilities around the swimming pool: volleyball, table tennis, and petanque.
NEW for 2015: a brand new paddling pool so your little ones can also enjoy the pleasures of swimming!
Children can have fun and make new friends in the lovely children's playground.
Come along to the central lodge, with its large terrace that opens onto the swimming pool and games area, for a relaxing break: board games are available here for your use, as well as snooker, table football, and books about the local region. Outside of the high season, you can meet up with friends and family to warm up together around the log stove.
Swimming in Ardèche
Le Moulin Indigo Campsite is on the edge of River Ardèche and has its own beach that you can swim from! Moreover, there are pedalos for hire nearby and the beautiful beach of Saint-Martin-d’Ardèche is just 300 metres from the campsite.
Le Moulin Indigo Campsite is one of the arrival points when you go down the Ardèche Gorges by canoe or kayak. You can use local transport to go to Vallon Pont-d'Arc, and then come back to Saint-Martin on the river.
In the summer, Moulin Indigo Campsite organises a simple and friendly activity programme so that you can join in some great activities and discover the surrounding region.
The children's workshops
Every weekday morning in the summer from 05/07 to 29/08 fun, discovery, and manual activities are organized for your children.
Two workshops are organised over the course of the morning: one for 5-7 year olds and one for 8-11 year olds.
In the daytime
Every week, one of our partners organizes a manual workshop: prehistory, "nature discovery" with the Gorges de l'Ardèche syndicate, and natural artistic creations.
You can also join in our daily sports tournaments: volley ball, table tennis,...
Every week in the summer we hold the unmissable Indigo Games (Olympiads) with all sorts of challenges for you to do with family or friends.
In the evenings
Enjoy an evening of shows (clowns, magic or story-telling), watch a film in the open-air cinema, a pop rock or Brazilian music concert, revel at a night-time swimming pool event, play in a boules tournament or venture on to a night-time canoe outing along the Ardèche... Without forgetting our great "wooden games" evenings.
Come along to the activity programme welcome meeting from 12 o'clock every Sunday in July and August, for a full presentation of the week's activities!
These sociable evenings will also give you the opportunity to meet our local partners.
Visit the village of Saint-Martin d’Ardèche
Le Moulin Indigo Campsite is located just 300m from the centre of Saint-Martin d’Ardèche, a small village, ideally located in the far south of the Ardèche. The river of the same name flows through it, marking the border with the Gard region. The village is home to several designated historical monuments, including the house of the surrealist painter Max Ernst, Bosquet château, as well as an 11th century church and even the ruins of a dolmen...
Office de tourisme de St Martin d'Ardèche - Place de l'Église 07700 Saint-Martin d'Ardèche - Tél : + 33 (0)4 75 98 70 91 - http://www.ot-stmartin-ardeche.com
On the other side of the river, Aiguèze is also well worth visiting.
Just after the Saint-Martin bridge, you’ll find yourself in one of the prettiest villages in France… Aiguèze is perched on a cliff with a view over both the Gorges of the Ardèche and the celebrated Côtes du Rhône vineyards. It is a village filled with history and local crafts, including its artisanal pottery workshop and its crystal glassworks.
Aiguèze is located in the Gard region, where you will find a richly contrasting landscape of vineyards, scrubland and mountains.
A magnificent natural setting: the Gorges of the Ardèche
Le Moulin Indigo Campsite at Saint-Martin d'Ardèche enjoys an exceptional location at the base of the Ardèche Gorges… The gorges consist of a 30 km canyon that has been naturally carved between Vallon Pont d’Arc and Saint-Martin. To protect this environment, part of this canyon has been designated the Ardèche Gorges Nature Reserve.
Explore sinkholes and caves
All around the campsite there are numerous caves and sinkholes (vertical cavities) to explore. One of the most famous is the sinkhole at Orgnac (Aven d'Orgnac), less than 15km from the Indigo campsite.
Located at the intersection of the Southern Ardèche, the Drôme, the northern part of the Gard and the Vaucluse, Saint-Martin offers endless possibilities for country walks and cultural visits! Visit, for example, the village of Grignan in the Provençal Drôme, or Ségueret – designated one of the prettiest villages in France – in the Vaucluse.
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