La Grande Tortue

France - The Loire - Candé-sur-Beuvron

Camping La Grande Tortue

A lovely, small campsite where children will have a great time. Its location in the heart of the Loire valley, between the cities of Tours and Orleans, make it a great base. The medieval city of Blois is only 20km away too. Another plus point: the campsite has very spacious pitches.

Why camping La Grande Tortue ?

  • The waterpark has a heated outdoor pool that can be covered, a heated children's pool, 3 exciting waterslides, a whirlpool and a jacuzzi.
  • Children are well looked after so you'll have time to enjoy yourself too. They can choose from playgrounds, an inflatable castle, trampolines and table tennis.
  • The entertainment team are always busy providing a wide range of activities, both during the day an in the evenings.
  • There's a restaurant with a terrace, a take-away and a small shop where you can buy fresh bread each morning.

Tip from the specialist:

"A small family campsite in the lovely Loire valley. A true paradise for children thanks to the swimming pools and great entertainment. A perfect base for exploring this wonderful region."

The surrounding area of La Grande Tortue

The village of Cande-sur-Beuvron takes its name from the nearby river Beuvron that meets the Loire here. This stunning area is a UNESCO world heritage site and is home to numerous chateaux.

Some tips for your holiday at La Grande Tortue in Candé-sur-Beuvron

  • The surrounding countruside is perfect for sporting activities such as kayaking, cycling and hiking. You can hire bikes at the campsite.
  • If you enjoy wine you will probably already know that this region has several excellent vineyards. Make sure to sample some of the local produce.
  • There are several lovely cities nearby that are well worth a visit. These include Blois, Amboise (where you can visit Leonardo da Vinci's house) and Chambord.
  • France's top zoo is just a 40-minute drive away. Take the opportunity to see giant pandas, rhinos and white tigers.
  • The campsite reception sells discounted tickets to a range of sights in the area.

Activities & pools


  • 1 coverable swimming pool (from 06/04/2019 until 13/09/2019 (incl.)) (heated)
  • 1 outdoor pool (from 06/04/2019 until 13/09/2019 (incl.))
  • 1 children's pool (from 06/04/2019 until 13/09/2019 (incl.)) with playset,
  • swimming cap not mandatory
  • swimming shorts not allowed
  • sunbeds in the pool area are free of charge

Extra water fun

  • 3 waterslides (from 06/04/2019 until 13/09/2019 (incl.))
  • 1 whirlpool
  • spray parc

Spa and wellness

  • sauna (to be paid)

Sports and playing

  • several small playgrounds
  • rental bikes (from 06/04/2019 until 13/09/2019 (incl.)) on the campsite: city bike and bicycle seat for children
  • golf: 18 holes (at 10 km)
  • jeu de boules
  • multisports court
  • horse riding: in the neighbourhood: guided tours
  • pony riding: in the neighbourhood: guided tours
  • table tennis
  • play castle


  • animation target customer(s): toddlers and kids
  • animation period: from 06/07/2019 until 24/08/2019 (incl.)
  • entertainment languages: English and French


Eating and drinking

  • restaurant (from 06/04/2019 until 13/09/2019 (incl.))
  • take-away
  • bar
  • snack bar

Check this out too!

  • reception: credit cards are accepted: Mastercard and Visa
  • wifi: on the whole campsite (to be paid)
  • grocery shop (from 06/04/2019 until 13/09/2019 (incl.))
  • laundry possibilities: laundrette and dryer
  • barbecue facilities: gas barbecue allowed, carbon barbecue not allowed, electric barbecue not allowed, barbecue equipment available (to be paid)
  • cash point


Mobile home

  • surface area of the mobile home: 28 m²
  • uncovered terrace
  • sunny
  • subsoil: grass
  • check in between 16:00 and 19:00 - check out between 08:00 and 10:00
  • 1 pet allowed
  • deposit is 200 € (cash or credit card)

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Specific details

  • surface area of the mobile home: 28 m²
  • uncovered terrace
  • sunny
  • subsoil: grass
  • check in between 16:00 and 19:00 - check out between 08:00 and 10:00
  • 1 pet allowed
  • deposit is 200 € (cash or credit card)

Additional costs

  • tourist tax 1,00 € per person per night for participants up from 18 year to be paid at resort

Bookable extras

  • pets free of charge

Sitting outside

  • garden furniture: 6 garden seats and 1 garden table
  • parasol

Cooking and living

  • fully equiped kitchen with:
  • small fridge
  • coffee machine
  • 4 burner hob (gas)
  • microwave


  • 1st bedroom with 1 double bed (1,40 x 1,90 m)
  • 2nd bedroom with 2 single beds (0,80 x 1,90 m) and high child's bed
  • sleeper couch for 1 person in living room
  • woollen blankets, duvets and pillows

Bathroom and toilet

  • bathroom provided with shower, sink and toilet

Reviews La Grande Tortue


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All reviews8.1

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