The 12 best motorhome parks in France

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Want to travel the length and breadth of France? Discover the best motorhome parks in France for a break during your journey.

This year’s vacation: a motorhome road trip along the roads of France. On the agenda: discover marvellous landscapes, take time out for yourself in an unusual setting and create unforgettable memories!

If France’s roads are all breathtaking, its rest areas are also regularly exceptional places. Whether you’re driving or stationary, your stay promises to be a memorable one! So follow the guide as Generation Voyage takes you on a tour of the best motorhome parks in France.

In order to produce this article, Generation Voyage’s editorial team based its selection on criteria such as the services available at the site, the beauty and originality of the location, and the value for money. We have also selected rest areas all over France to ensure a certain diversity of destinations.

Southwest

Aire de Gujan-Mestras en Gironde

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  • 💰 Average package: €17.40
  • The added bonus: organic groceries

To kick off our selection of motorhome parks in France, let’s head for Gujan-Mestras in Gironde. The 3 Coccinelles site is renowned in the region for both its warm welcome and the many services it offers.

On site, you’ll find an organic grocery store, a laundromat, picnic tables, electricity, water, bike rentals… Located in the middle of the pines and just 15 kilometers from Arcachon, the 3 Coccinelles area is the ideal place for a pleasant, relaxed family holiday.

Cirque de Gavarnie area in the Hautes-Pyrénées

Vue sur le Cirque de Gavarnie, Pyrénées, France

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  • 💰 Average package: €8
  • The plus point: the exceptional setting

If the sea air doesn’t suit you, pack your bags and head for an entirely different destination: the Hautes-Pyrénées. Head for the Cirque de Gavarnie service area. With 25 spaces, this one is less luxurious than the previous one. While the services are less extensive (only water, electricity and drainage), they do have an impact on the price, which is consequently lower.

Despite its rustic appearance, the Cirque de Gavarnie area is an exceptional place that plunges you into a most grandiose setting. From your motorhome, you can see the monumental mountains and immense forests that surround you. The area is also not far from many of the hiking trails that criss-cross the region.

Good to know: Please note that the Cirque de Gavarnie service area has a concrete floor, so remember to bring chocks for your motorhome.

Aire de Salles Curan in Aveyron

Aire de Salles Curan Aveyron

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  • 💰 Average package: €11
  • Bonus tip: sanitary blocks

Let’s leave the mountains behind and head for one of the best motorhome parks in France. This one needs no introduction. Located in Aveyron, the Salles-Curan municipal service area is one of the country’s must-see sites. It boasts no fewer than 70 pitches, each with its own water supply and electric hook-up.

There’s also a washing-up and laundry room, two sanitary blocks and showers, drainage points… All for just €11 per 24-hour period. In addition to these many services, the site is set in a breathtakingly bucolic setting. Motorhomes look out directly onto Lac de Pareloup, and enjoy shady pitches thanks to the abundance of trees throughout the site.

Aire de Revel in Haute-Garonne

Aire de Revel

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  • 💰 Average package: €7.40 (low season) to €9.40 (high season)
  • Bonus tip: bike path just a stone’s throw from the area

Our selection of the best motorhome parks in France continues in the department of Haute-Garonne in Occitanie. Here, the aire du Roy des Eaux opens its doors to you. Particularly well-equipped, this site seduces travelers with its calm, rural setting.

Drinking water, drainage and electricity are included in the total package, which is very affordable. The cycle path not far from the site takes you to the lake and Revel’s municipal swimming pool in just a few minutes. It’s the perfect opportunity to relax and enjoy your stay.

Southeast

Aire de Taninges in Haute-Savoie

Aire de Taninges Aire en camping-car en France

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  • 💰 Average package: €12
  • The plus point: its location in the heart of the Le Praz de Lys-Sommand resort

For the next stage, get ready to drive a little further east to discover, yet again, one of the best motorhome parks in France. Make sure you don your hats, gloves and scarves, because at an altitude of 1,500 m, temperatures are about to drop! You’re now at the Taninges service area, in the heart of the Le Praz de Lys-Sommand resort.

The exceptional setting appeals to travelers passing through Haute-Savoie, who are quick to stop off here. On the practical side, the site is only 800 m from the village, giving you access to all amenities. However, you’ll need to pay an additional €2 if you wish to benefit from a water supply point, electric hook-up and drainage point.

The Taninges area promises a holiday punctuated by downhill skiing, strolls through the village and tasting of local produce!

Pointe de Carro area in Bouches-du-Rhône

Aire Pointe de Carro

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  • 💰 Average package: €7 (low season) to €11 (high season)
  • Bonus tip: seaside location

To save a few degrees, Generation Voyage suggests a stopover at the Pointe de Carro campsite in Martigues. Prices vary according to the season. It includes the usual services (water, emptying) and parking is limited to 72 hours.

But if this is one of the best motorhome parks in France, it’s certainly for its extraordinary setting. From your motorhome, you can contemplate the sea stretching as far as the eye can see. You’re like « kings of the world »…

Just a few kilometers from the area, you’ll also find numerous beaches offering water sports activities of all kinds. Perfect for a fun-filled family holiday, don’t you think?

Northeast

Aire de Colmar in the Haut-Rhin department

Colmar itinéraires en camping-car en France

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  • 💰 Average package: €15
  • Bonus tip: numerous services and facilities (shower, bakery, WiFi…).

We’re now heading north to the Colmar service area. It’s not for nothing that we’ve included it in our selection of the best motorhome parks in France! WiFi, bakery, playground, electricity, water, drainage, toilets, showers, European sockets… are just some of the many services offered by the Colmar service area.

The site is just 10 minutes from the city’s historic center, giving you the chance to explore its streets and discover its history. If you don’t fancy a visit to Colmar, you can also opt for a fishing trip or a bike ride not far from the aire.

Aire de Charmes in the Vosges

Aire de Charmes Aire de camping-car en France

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  • 💰 Average package: €7
  • The plus point: its location 5min from the town center

To continue our selection of the best motorhome parks in France, Generation Voyage takes you to the Vosges. This is where you’ll find Charmes. Note that its name perfectly describes the place you’re in. The surroundings are very pleasant indeed: trees, greenery and the Canal de l’Est to enhance the whole.

The pitches are spacious and the price very affordable. What’s on the agenda for your stay? Take a stroll through Charmes town center (just five minutes from the site), read a book on the grass and say hello to the holidaymakers on their canal boats.

DisneyLand area in Seine et Marne

Disneyland Paris, château Cendrillon

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  • 💰 Average package: €45
  • The plus point: its location next to DisneyLand Park

Our selection of the best motorhome parks in France continues in a magical place known to all: DisneyLand Paris. Although the price is rather high in relation to the services on offer, the location is second to none. You’re on the doorstep of the world’s most famous park, in a place where magic rhymes with fantasy… And that’s priceless!

Get ready for days punctuated by attractions, photos with Mickey and fireworks at Sleeping Beauty Castle. On the practical side, the area offers water, drainage and parking facilities.

Northwest

Aire de Plouharnel in the Morbihan department

Aire de camping car en France Plouharnel

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  • 💰 Average package: €10.80
  • The plus point: the view over Plouharnel Bay

The north-western part of the region is a real gem, full of extraordinary places to discover. The Plouharnel service area is one of these must-sees, and perhaps one of the best in France.

From here, you can see the whole of Quiberon Bay. In front of you, the Atlantic Ocean blends into the blue of the sky. What better setting than this for a holiday in Brittany? What’s more, the area boasts 40 spacious pitches and a host of essential facilities to guarantee you a most enjoyable stay.

Aire de Beaumont Saint-Cyr in the Vienne department

Aire de camping-car en France Parc de Saint Cyr

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  • 💰 Average package: from €11 (low season) to €13 (high season)
  • Bonus: free access to Lac de Saint-Cyr

Our selection of the best motorhome parks in France continues in the Vienne region, where the Beaumont Saint-Cyr site welcomes you 365 days a year. The setting and location will appeal to travelers in search of relaxation and discovery.

In fact, the area is just 10 km from Futuroscope, the region’s flagship park. For lovers of aquatic activities, the Saint-Cyr lake is an ideal base. And for your added pleasure, the Beaumont Saint-Cyr area offers a free access pass. A crazy afternoon guaranteed!

Numerous facilities are also available, including water supply, drainage, electricity, WiFi…

Sainte-Valéry-en-Caux in Seine-Maritime

Aire Normandie

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  • 💰 Average package: €9.50
  • The plus point: the view of the channel

Our selection of the best motorhome parks in France ends on the Normandy coast in Seine-Maritime. Nestling at the foot of the cliffs and on the edge of a channel, the Sainte-Valéry-en-Caux service area is a haven of peace: the typical Normandy landscape never ceases to amaze those who stop off in the region.

The site is quiet, close to the town center and offers basic services (water, drainage) at a reasonable price. It’s the perfect compromise for a relaxing and enjoyable vacation.

Good to know: This area is only accessible to motorhomes weighing less than 3.5 tons.

And what service area would you like to stop at on your journey?