Indigo Les Molières

Our ambassadors liked:

> The proximity of Sillé-Plage recreational centre, a mecca for leisure and recreational activities in the Sarthe.

> The friendly atmosphere of this beautiful family-sized nature campsite.

> The site nestled in a lush environment in the heart of the national forest

Open from 04/05 to 26/09/2016

Surface area Campsite pitches Wood & Canvas tents Other accommodation
9 ha 129 25 12

Sillé Plage
72140 Sillé Le Guillaume

Tél : 33 (0)2 43 20 16 12

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In the heart of the national forest,
Beside Sillé-Plage recreational centre

Camp in a green setting!
Indigo Les Molières campsite*** welcomes you from 4 May for a nature break between lake and forest.

Make the most of the nature, relax, get together...
After a busy day of activities and adventures, you can swim in the heated pool, relax on the terrace of the snack wagon, make the most of the central lodge, play pétanque, or simply relax in a haven of greenery...

Camping Le Mans avec piscine

35 km from the town of Le Mans
9 hectare site in the heart of Sillé national forest
3.5 km from the village of Sille-le-Guillaume
Beside the Sillé-Plage recreational centre

Camping Indigo Les Molières

Camp the way you like in contact with nature ...
  • Camp with your own equipment on one of the beautiful, spacious pitches located in the heart of the forest or rent a fully equipped Wood & Canvas tent or mobile home for a stay with all the comforts.


An ideal place for families looking for active nature holidays.
Welcome to Indigo Les Molières campsite, an adventure playground for the whole family!


Pitches in the heart of nature !

At Les Molières Indigo Campsite***, you can camp on pleasant natural pitches in the forest of Sillé with your tent, caravan or motorhome!
We offer traditional camping pitches on this very beautiful natural site. Our "camping +" pitches also have picnic tables and are in a lovely setting or are more spacious.
Camp in the heart of the forest among tall old trees!

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Nature campsite

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Tent, caravan or motorhome

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Camping holidays in France, near Le Mans

And so that you can enjoy the spirit of real camping that we seek to preserve on our sites, we also organise a range of other services for campers: a morning bread service, etc.

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Locate our pitches by downloading the campsite plan

Shower blocks

Les Molières Indigo Campsite has two pleasant and very comfortable shower blocks, available for your use. A baby changing area is available for your use.
They are checked and cleaned several times a day.

There are washing machines and tumble dryers! (washing powder and tokens are available from reception).

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Shower blocks

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Shower blocks

There is a handicapped cubicle and access.


At Les Molières Indigo Campsite***, our accommodation is situated in a peaceful setting, in the forest of Sillé. Discover our Wood & Canvas tents and mobile-homes for a stay in the heart of nature.

Wood&Canvas Tents

Five models of "Wood and Canvas" tent are available :


Classic IV and V "Wood and Canvas" Tents

Our “Wood and Canvas” tents are designed with a wooden frame and floor. They have a fully equiped kitchen area and 2 bedrooms. They accommodate 4 or 5 people.

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Classic IV Wood&Canvas tents
Classic V Wood&Canvas tents


Cosy Wood&Canvas Tents

The Cosy Wood&Canvas tents are identical to the Classic V Wood&Canvas tents, but also feature a wood stove in the living area. They accommodate up to 5 people.

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Cosy Wood&Canvas tents


Molieres Indigo Campsite - Rent a Wood&Canvas tent

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Rent a Wood&Canvas tent with a wood stove


Molieres Indigo Campsite - Rent a Wood&Canvas tent with bathroom

Sweet "Wood and 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.

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Sweet Wood&Canvas tents


The Zenith tent

This spacious new tent combines the comfort of a chalet with the pleasure of sleeping under a canvas roof. It can accommodate 6 people.
Discover the Zenith tent

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Rent a Wood&Canvas tent


Cottages mobile homes

At Les Molières Indigo Campsite, you can also enjoy a stay with your family in one of our  wooden 25m² cottages, which can accommodate up to 6 people.

They have a kitchen area, 2 bedrooms, a bathroom with a shower and toilet and a partially shaded terrace.

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Molieres Indigo Campsite - Camping holidays in mobile-home

Locate our outdoor accommodation by downloading the campsite plan

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.


At Les Molières 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.
  • bikes are available for hire next to the reception.
  • a small grocery store so that you can easily buy all the basics on the campsite itself as well as some regional products.
  • for a real French breakfast, bread and croissants are available (order in advance).

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Reception

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Services

  • a living hall so that you can get together somewhere sheltered to read a book on the region or play a game with family or friends. You can also enjoy the wonderful barbecue in the living hall, where you can your sausages, skewered meat and so on and nibble away while chatting with friends or family.
  • a Snack Wagon offering simple food that you can easily eat on the terrace or take away. The Snack Wagon is open during the May bank holiday weekends and in July and August.
  • free wifi in the Snack Wagon area.

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Snack wagon on the campsite

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Family campsite

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Playground

  • a laundry area with washing machine and dryer (tokens on sale at reception)
  • a motorhome service point


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 Sillé Le Guillaume:

  • Small supermarket 3 km away
  • Bank 3 km away
  • Tourist information 3 km away



Activities and a chance to relax on the campsite

Les Molières Indigo Campsite has an heated pool (open from 16/04 to 28/09), on the campsite itself. Deck chairs and parasols are available for your use.

You can enjoy a game of volleyball, table tennis, table football, or petanque with family and friends, and smaller children will love the children's playground.
At the reception, you will find board games and books about the surrounding region. You can also hire bikes to go on a tour of the countryside around Sillé.

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Campsite with swimming pool

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Campsite with children's playground

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Campsite with activities for children

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Campsite with activities for children

Les Molières Indigo Campsite is part of the Sillé Beach activity park, with its natural lakes in the middle of the forest. The park is classified as a Green Holiday Resort with its 3500 hectares of forest, its lakes, and its Coco Beach swimming area. A whole range of activities are possible around the lake, including mountain biking, walks, watersports, swimming, climbing, zip-lines, archery, fishing, and more…

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Near Sillé Beach, France

Molieres Indigo Campsite - nature activities

The activity programme

In the summer, Les Molieres 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 the  Haute Sarthe 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 children aged 5 to 11.

Children's workshops are organised and involve activities that encourage children to develop new skills and learn and explore in a fun environment.

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Summer activities

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Summer activities
In the daytime

You can take part in family workshops, including archery lessons for beginners, pony-trekking on the campsite in the heart of the state forest.
You can also take part in our sports tournaments for a bit of friendly fun: volley ball, table tennis, mölkky…

In the summer we hold the unmissable Indigo Games (Olympiads) with all sorts of challenges for you to do with family or friends.

Every week you can enjoy the small market that we hold on the campsite for organic and local produce.


In the evenings

Join in a boules competition and get to know fellow campers, head to the story-telling session, a concert, the theatre or watch a film in the open-air cinema.      Food-lovers can have fun joining in a themed dinner evening.
You can also take part in a great "wooden games" evening.

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Summer activities


The region

Visit the village of Sillé-le-Guillaume

Discover the heritage of this small village located 2 km from Les Molières Indigo Campsite. The parish church (the Collegiate Church of our Lady of Assumption) and the Château of Sillé are classified as historical monuments.

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Château of Sillé

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Sillé beach, France

Office de Tourisme Sillé Le Guillaume - Place de la Résistance - 72140 Sillé le Guillaume - Tél. 02 43 20 10 32 -


30km from Les Molières Indigo Campsite: Le Mans, Town of Art and History…

Known as the “Red Town” due to the remarkable colour of its architecture, Le Mans has been designated a “Town of Art and History” by the Ministry of Culture. It has a historical quarter, the Plantagenet City, and its Roman walls are considered to be the second best preserved monument of the late Roman Empire in Europe, after Rome.

The Mans has been classified as the second greenest town in France. Among the many green areas, you can explore the Jardins Pierre de Ronsard, the Jardins des Plantes covering a surface area of 5 hectares and the Arche de la Nature. The town lies at the confluence of two rivers: the Huisne and the Sarthe, which are navigable all the way through the town. The bridges that cross them are symbolic of the architectural wealth of le Mans.

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Campsite near Le Mans

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Campsite near Le Mans

The Alpes Mancelles and the Regional Wildlife Park

  • The Alpes Mancelles are a classified natural site and are part of the Armorican Massif. Although the contours have softened over time, you can admire the narrow gorges between the winding rivers and grassy plateaus…
  • Like Sillé forest, the Alpes Mancelles is part of the Normandie-Maine Regional Wildlife Park, and offers a rich and varied landscape with moorland, forests, hedged farmland, orchards and fast flowing rivers...
  • The convenient location of this vast region gives you the chance to visit châteaux and historical monuments and to discover regional traditions such as lace manufacturing and cider production.

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Campsite near Le Mans

Molieres Indigo Campsite - Situated the campsite

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