Escale Saint Gilles
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IDEAL FOR SMALL CHILDREN
COASTAL WALK TO BÉNODET
Located just 121km from Roscoff port, Escale Saint Gilles is an easy drive for families with young children and those visiting France for the first time. Located a stone’s throw from a quaint rocky cove you can enjoy hours of fun in the sea or back at the resort’s swimming and paddling pools. You can let the kids go wild at the campsites own kids club, while you enjoy the Lazy River or a treatment at the spa. Enjoy a game of beach volleyball or ask our resident couriers for tips on exploring the pretty coastal town of Bénodet where the Odet, one of France’s most picturesque rivers, meets the sea. Enjoy a short, 15-minute walk into town via the seaside walkway or catch the Petit Train which stops at the campsite three times a day during high season.
Heated outdoor pool, Covered and Heated pool, Lazy river, Paddling Pool, Water-lane slides.
Wellness – Spa & Wellness, Whirlpool bath, Balneo Pool, Massages, Sauna ( Charge applies to the Wellness Centre)
Only swimming trunks, swimming boxers, and one- or two-piece swimsuits are permitted.
FUN & GAMES
Children’s Playgrounds, Multi sports ground, Soccer Pitch, Basketball, Volleyball, Tennis*, Table Tennis, Games room*, Fitness room (over 18yrs), Evening entertainment
BARS & RESTAURANTS
Bar, Pool Bar, Restaurant, Snack bar / Pizzeria / Takeaway meals
Mini Market, Bakery, Creperie, Gift shop, Launderette, Wi-Fi Available*, Bike Hire*,
Campsite own kids club ages 5 to 7, Junior Club 8 to 12 , Teen Club 13 to 17. The free children’s clubs are only open in high season (July and August) but don’t worry – there are activities for holidaymakers of all ages in both low and high season!
*A charge applies to these facilities.
Swimming pool regulations
Use of the pools is free and pools are generally not heated (unless otherwise specified). Some resorts require special bracelets to be worn in the swimming pool area at a refundable fee. There may be a charge for on-site Water Parks.
Due to hygiene regulations, many park owners have banned swim shorts. Please pack conventional lycra-style swimwear, though they can usually be purchased locally. Conventional swimwear only is permitted in and around swimming pools, i.e. Speedo or boxer swimwear. No t-shirts or shorts to be worn.Swimming caps may be required in some sites.
Not all resorts have pool attendants on duty and those that do may only be present in July or August, or for a limited time during the day. We strongly advise you supervise your children at all times when they are using swimming pool/water chutes/slides.
Water Chutes and Waterslides
Each resort will have its own regulations clearly indicated, that may relate to age, height and opening times. Pools, water chutes and waterslides are used at the customers’ own risk.
HOW TO GET THERE
ROSCOFF 121 km/1hr 50
ST. MALO 280 km/3hr 30
CHERBOURG 445 km/5hr 30
CALAIS 733 km/8hr
FROM PARIS 564 km/7hr 05
BREST 98 km/1hr20
NANTES 232 km/3hr
- Rocky cove suitable for sunbathing and paddling 50m
- Main beach 15 mins walk
- Concarneau- walled town-19km
- Quimper 21km
- Amusement park – Parc Odet Loisiers 30km
- Petit Train in high season
- Mini golf, Watersports(Canoe-kayak, Kitesurfing, Standup paddleboard, Windsurfing, Sailing) and Fishing
Accommodation Available on this site:
2 Bedroom Brest, 2 bath(Max 4 Person)
3 Bedroom, 2 bath ( Max 6 person)