Large families: where to go on vacation in France?

Les Ménuires - Club « Neige et Ciel »

Are you a large family looking forward to a great vacation with your children? Discover our inspirations for the perfect large family holiday!

The end of school is approaching, your children need to get away and you, as parents, want to clear your head of everyday life. However, sometimes your desires are curbed by the difficulty of taking off as a family. As we all know, traveling as a large family requires a great deal of organization, and often a substantial budget!

Indeed, as well as often being limited to school vacations only, there’s a lot to plan. However, if you give some thought to certain aspects in advance, you can go on vacation with peace of mind.

Vacation clubs, in particular, help reduce this organizational burden. Everything is done to make you feel at ease from the moment you arrive, and everyone is on hand to ensure that your stay goes as smoothly as possible. If you’d like to spend a superb summer vacation with your large family, here’s our selection of Belambra clubs!

Mediterranean coast

1. Ponant peninsula

La grande motte - Ponant

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  • Destination: La Grande-Motte, Languedoc-Roussillon
  • Budget: €€€€
  • The village’s plus: full-board options

Situated on a peninsula in La Grande Motte, this club enjoys an ideal location just a few steps from the beach. It offers top-quality services and facilities, especially for children. For example, there’s a kids’ club during school vacations, special activities for them and entertainers they’ll love!

For parents, you can take advantage of the swimming pool and full board, as well as some walks in the nearby Camargue, notably at Les Saintes-Marie-de-la-Mer, and around the Mediterranean.

2. Lou Pigno

Lou Pigno - Le Pradet

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  • Destination: Le Pradet, Var
  • Budget: €€€
  • The village’s plus: affordable full board for all budgets

This Belambra club is the children’s club par excellence! Each age category has its own club and activities. While they’re at it, you can enjoy the club and the riches the Var department has to offer. It’s the ideal starting point for discovering the Côte d’Azur and its hinterland, as well as Hyères and the island of Porquerolles.

The club also offers plenty of entertainment for everyone, whether during the day, by the pool, or in the evening. A wide range of top-quality facilities to ensure your complete satisfaction!

Atlantic coast

3. The Love Room

La chambre d'amour

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  • Destination: Anglet, Pyrénées-Atlantiques
  • Budget: €€€€
  • The village’s advantages: full board and a seaside location

Close to Biarritz and Bayonne, this Anglet vacation club is ideally located by the sea for visiting the Basque country. In particular, it’s possible to cross the Spanish border and spend a day in Bilbao or San Sebastian.

For children, the village offers a multitude of activities in a club specially designed for them. It’s also possible to enjoy activities with your children, whatever their age, thanks to stroller circuits, horseback rides, mountain bike itineraries and even pirogue rides!

4. Les Vignes

Les vignes - famille nombreuse vacances

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  • Destination : Capbreton, Landes
  • Budget: €€€€
  • The village’s plus: full-board options

For large families looking for a quiet destination, opt for this slightly more upscale vacation club. It’s located in the Capbreton dunes and pine forest, just a few meters from the ocean. Numerous water sports activities, including surfing, are available for young and old.

Talking of the little ones, from 3 months to 17 years old, they’ll have plenty to do and enjoy, with activities and games that are sure to please. These have been specially designed for them by our entertainers.

5. Les Portes de l’Océan

Guidel - Porte Océan

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  • Destination : Guidel Plages, Morbihan
  • Budget: € € € € € € € € € € € € € € € € € €
  • The village’s advantages: an ideal vacation club for small budgets

Located in Brittany, this vacation club is perfect for a large family on a budget. You can stay for less than €100 per night per unit! On the plus side, there’s no catering service, and a kitchen is at your disposal.

The club is not to be outdone when it comes to activities, of which there are many in this Breton seaside resort. Children are also entitled to their own dedicated activities, even for toddlers. Finally, the club’s location is ideal for discovering Brittany, particularly Finistère and the town of Lorient.


6. Pineto

Borgo - Pineto - famille nombreuse vacances

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  • Destination: Borgo, Corsica
  • Budget: €€€€
  • The village’s plus: full-board options

There’s no denying that the Isle of Beauty boasts some of the most beautiful scenery in France. Thanks to this vacation club, ideally located near Bastia and facing the sea, you’ll have plenty to see and enjoy on the island, including the port of Saint-Florent, the chestnut forests of Castagniccia and the Calanques de Piana.

As with all the clubs presented, there are plenty of activities to keep your children occupied, and some of them can be enjoyed by the whole family. Why not try your hand at jet-skiing, kayaking or towed buoys? Admit it, you’ve been waiting for this!

In the country

7. Domaine de Mousquety

Mousquety - Sorgue

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  • Destination: L’Isle sur la Sorgue, Vaucluse
  • Budget: €€€€
  • Village plus: full board in a dream setting

Located in the village of l’Isle sur la Sorgue, this vacation club benefits from a location in a sublime region that we dream of visiting even before we leave. The club is therefore an ideal starting point for discovering the unsuspected riches of the Luberon.

As for the club itself, it offers a wide range of age-appropriate activities for children and parents alike. For example, there are numerous fitness classes to help you look and feel your best!

In the mountains

8. Le Chambourguet

Super Besse - Club « Le Chambourguet » - famille nombreuse vacances

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  • Destination: Super-Besse, Puy-de-Dôme
  • Budget: €€€
  • Village bonus: full board in the heart of the mountains

Often overlooked, the Auvergne offers superb scenery and numerous outdoor activities during the summer season. This club, ideally located at an altitude of 1,350 metres, is the perfect place for you and your family to have fun while discovering the region.

As elsewhere, this club offers a wide range of age-appropriate activities for children. In the evenings, there’s plenty of family fun to be had. The area is also ideal for hiking: between craters, volcanic lakes and even canyoning for the more sporty among you!

9. Snow and Sky

Les Ménuires - Club « Neige et Ciel »

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  • Destination: Les Menuires, Savoie
  • Budget: €€€
  • Village bonus: full board in the heart of the Alps

Located close to the Vanoise National Park, with its valleys, mountains and fresh mountain air, this club is ideally situated for typical mountain activities. In particular, it offers splendid mountain views and is the ideal starting point for discovering Savoyard hamlets.

What’s more, everything is designed with children in mind, and believe us, they won’t have time to get bored! Not to mention the excursions offered by the club, parents will also have plenty to enjoy.

10. L’Alisier

Alisier - Praz sur Arly - famille nombreuse vacances

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  • Destination: Praz-sur-Arly, Haute-Savoie
  • Budget: €€€€
  • Village plus: affordable full board close to Megève

The club’s location close to Mont Blanc is more than ideal. In fact, it’s the best location for discovering Savoie, the area around Chamonix and the region’s famous ski resorts. In summer, the area is quieter, and the fresh mountain air is a breath of fresh air!

Children’s activities are organized by our entertainers. As for parents, in addition to walks and hikes, there are numerous activities and creative workshops on offer.

So, where are you going to spend your vacations in France with your large family?