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Why camping L'Hippocampe ?

  • Mmmm, completely surrounded by the lush, green mountains of Provence
  • Swimming pool? Check! Kids clubs? Check! Spacious pitches? Check!
  • Explore the beautiful surroundings and enjoy all those outdoor activities!

Reviews: Guests love it

Guests love it

8.3
Very good Overall ratings based on   49   reviews   by guests of Vacansoleil
  • Swimming pool
    Excellent
  • Surrounding area
    Excellent
  • Maintenance of the campsite
    Excellent
  • Campsite staff
    Excellent
  • Swimming pool
    Excellent
  • Surrounding area
    Excellent
  • Maintenance of the campsite
    Excellent
  • Campsite staff
    Excellent
  • Entertainment & activities
    Excellent

Campsite information

Camping L'Hippocampe

Camping L'Hippocampe is located in lovely countryside between olive groves and cherry orchards. From the campiste there's a pleasant view of the nearby picturesque village of Volonne. Enjoy a good mix of nature during the day and fun at night. There's no chance of being bored here.

Recommended by our region specialist

"A family campsite with good facilities situated close to the lovely village of Volonne. Good swimming pool area with an entertainment programme for all ages."

The surrounding area of L'Hippocampe

In the heart of Haute Provence, the village of Volonne is situated beside the Durance river. It's easy to reach from the A51 or N85, the famous Route de Napoleon. A dam has been built here, creating the reserviour of Lac de l'Escale. The region of Provence offers plenty of choice for pleasant excursions. In addition to the lovely nature, you can also take in the culture of the Roman churches, museums, Provencal markets and gastronomic specialities.

Accommodations offered on this campsite:

  • Glamping
  • Mobile home
  • Pitch

Accommodations, availability & prices

Ratings & Reviews

8.3

Overall average score of 49 reviews by guests of Vacansoleil

  • Swimming pool
    Excellent
  • Surrounding area
    Excellent
  • Maintenance of the campsite
    Excellent
  • Campsite staff
    Excellent
  • Entertainment & activities
    Excellent
  • Holiday home
    Good
  • Food and drink
    Good
  • Play facilities for children
    Good
  • Sanitation blocks
    Good
  • Size of the pitch
    Excellent

Surroundings

In the heart of Haute Provence, the village of Volonne is situated beside the Durance river. It's easy to reach from the A51 or N85, the famous Route de Napoleon. A dam has been built here, creating the reserviour of Lac de l'Escale. The region of Provence offers plenty of choice for pleasant excursions. In addition to the lovely nature, you can also take in the culture of the Roman churches, museums, Provencal markets and gastronomic specialities.

Some tips for your holiday at L'Hippocampe in Volonne

  • The lake is well known for its wide range of birdlife. You can hire a water bike, go canoeing or enjoy a spot of fishing.
  • In the surrounding area you can take part in activities like canyoning, rafting, paragliding, horse riding and mountain biking.
  • Nearest airport: Marseille (MRS) at 125 km
  • Second nearest airport: Avignon (AVN) at 145 km
  • Third nearest airport: Nice (NCE) at 160 km
  • Train station: 6 km
  • Supermarket: 2 km
  • Area: flat and wooded
  • Nearest river: directly next to Durance
  • Nearest city/village : 600 m

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