Indigo Oléron Les Chênes Verts
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> The unspoilt site with direct access to the beach (50m)
> The shady pitches in the heart of a forest of holm oaks
> The fully equipped Wood and Canvas tents for a nature break with 100% comfort
Open from 09/06 to 26/09/2016
50 metres from the beach,
in the heart of a forest of holm oaks
Camp from 13 May in the heart of a preserved and protected environment for a holiday in the midst of nature. Indigo Oléron les Chênes Verts campsite**** enjoys an exceptional location with direct access to Passe de l'Ecuissière beach.
Coming back from the beach or a bike ride... and relaxing on the lovely terrace of the café-restaurant, playing a family board game in the central lodge, or joining in a game of volleyball or table tennis with friends...
On the island of Oleron, in the Charente Maritime
In Dolus d'Oléron, small village of the island
50 metres from the beach
Bridge with free access
Camp amid beaches, dunes, and a holm oak forest
Set up your tent, caravan, or motorhome on a shady pitch amid the holm oaks or opt for the comfort of a fully equipped Wood & Canvas tent for a nature break with all the comforts.
An ideal holiday destination for lovers of nature and shellfish gathering, looking for simple, quiet and traditional holidays.
Camp in the midst of the countryside on a beautiful 4 hectare site, in the heart of a holm oak forest, and only 50 m from the beach…
The Indigo Les Chênes Verts Camping Caravaning**** is a calm and quiet campsite. Set up your tent, motorhome or caravan on one of the 105 shady pitches in the oak woods and enjoy a holiday in a well preserved and protected natural environment.
A campsite with a traditional camping spirit and a simple, warm and friendly atmosphere.
Choose between a lovely, traditional "camping" pitch or a "camping +" pitch. Would you like even greater comfort with a picnic table already set up on your pitch, a lovely setting on the campsite, or a pitch that is even more spacious? Then the "camping +" pitches are for you!
A motorhome service point is available on the campsite.
Equipment is also available for hire subject to availability: fridges, barbecues, baby kits, bikes...
Oléron les Chênes Verts Indigo Campsite has two comfortable shower blocks.They have a family cubicle. They are checked and cleaned several times a day.
Please note : Shower blocks are adapted to the needs of the handicapped.
As a blue Indigo Campsite, Oléron Les Chênes Verts**** exclusively offers Wood & Canvas tents for rent that nestle in perfectly with the natural surrounding environment.
Wood and Canvas Tent
Stay by the sea in a Wood & Canvas tent and enjoy the fresh air and natural surroundings in comfort!
Fall asleep to the sound of the breeze on the canvas and wake up to the singing of birds and soft lull of the ocean!
Two models of "Wood and Canvas" tent are available at the Indigo Les Chênes Verts campsite:
Designed with a wooden frame and floor, they are fully equipped. They can accommodate up to 4 or 5 people and have a living room that opens onto a wooden terrace with an awning as well as two separate bedrooms.
These practical and comfortable tents are already set up for your arrival. Any family tempted by the idea of a night under a canvas roof only 50 m from the beach will just love this experience!
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.
New for 2015: towels for hire. €4.50/person.
Virtual tour accommodation
At Oléron Les Chênes Verts Indigo Campsite, you will find :
a friendly reception area with all the information that you need for a great stay and a free Internet point.
Our team is on hand to welcome you from 9am to 12am and from 4pm to 8pm. We remind you that spaces are available from 2pm and rented accommodation from 4pm.
- free wifi in the reception and restaurant.
- a tent hire service with 2 person "Hikers tents" for 5€/day.
- a camping shop selling a whole range of useful and practical camping items to help you out any time you are short of anything.
- a restaurant (open in July and August) where you can have a drink on the terrace or enjoy a salad, a home-made pizza, sweet crêpes...
- for a real French breakfast, bread and croissants are available (order in advance).
- a laundry area with a washing machine and dryer
- bikes for setting out to explore the island of Oléron.
Close to the campsite a range of useful services are available in the centre of the village of Dolus d'Oléron, which is easily accessible by bike.
A bakery, supermarket, bank and tourist information centre are all less than 2.5 km from the campsite.
Activities and a chance to relax on the campsite
The Oléron Les Chênes Verts Indigo Campsite is ideally located for you to enjoy the nearby beach and swim in the ocean. The beach is just 50m from the campsite. Lovers of the sea and shellfish gathering will be right at home on this campsite!
200 m from the campsite, you can also enjoy your favorite watersports and try out new ones. At the watersports club you can try out surfing, sailing and much more... The choice is yours!
The campsite has great quality facilities for you to enjoy a game with family or friends: a petanque court, a volleyball pitch, table tennis tables and a playground for small children.
A nature themed activity programme
In the summer, the Oléron Les Chênes Verts Indigo Campsite organises a friendly nature themed activity programme, to give you the opportunity to take part in some great activities on the campsite and discover Oléron Island, its wildlife and its varied range of landscapes.
The children's workshops
Every weekday morning in the summer from 05/07 to 29/08, fun, discovery, and manual activities are organized for children.
Two workshops are organised: one for 5-7 year olds and one for 8-11 year olds.
In the daytime
You can join in a nature excursion organized by our local partners such as an ecological shellfish gathering trip, just outside the campsite or a geocaching session.
Take part in workshops or family outings: an archery course on the campsite, sample seaweed, brose the fish auction at La Cotinière port, etc.
In the evenings
Enjoy a themed meal, an evening clown or magic show, an open-air film, a pop-rock concert, a great "wooden games" evening, a petanque tournament …
Come along to the activity programme welcome meeting at the end of the afternoon every Sunday (8.30 pm) 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.
Discover Oléron Island and it's wildlife !
Oléron Les Chênes Verts Indigo Campsite is situated close to the village of Dolus on the Ile of Oléron in a location surrounded by nature, forests, dunes and beaches that are just waiting to be explored.
Office du Tourisme DOLUS D'OLERON - Parvis Saint-André 17550 DOLUS D'OLERON - Tél : 05 46 75 32 84 - www.dolus-oleron-tourisme.fr
A surprisingly varied range of landscapes and wildlife
The oceanic, western coast is well preserved and has beautiful sandy beaches lined with pine and oak trees. On the continental coast you can explore the littoral and salt marshes that are home to a varied range of flora and fauna.
The bird marsh at Dolus and the Port des Salines at Grand Village are two locations that any nature-lover really must visit.
Enjoy also the opportunity to eat fresh oysters (the famous Marennes Oléron), mussels and other seafood. Nature lovers will be right in their element at Oléron Les Chênes Verts Indigo Campsite.
You can go shellfish gathering just near to the campsite and enjoy some delicious winkles, cockles and clams…
RCS La Rochelle - 508 989 571 00031 / AC C17-043537-001 Paris, le 01/07/2013