Hippocampe holiday park in the Roussillon region is ideal for families looking for a small and friendly park in France. The facilities range from swimming pools and waterslides to sports activities and horse riding.
Accommodation is a range of good quality mobile homes, some of which have air conditioning and decking. A free BBQ is included.
Excursions in this area include organised trips to Barcelona or Andorra. Just 20 minutes drive from the park takes you to the picturesque hilltop villages of the Pyrenees.
This charming Langedoc campsite has just 171 pitches contributing to the intimate atmosphere. The mobile homes are well equipped for self catering and you can choose the home to suit you. The Villanova model is good value for money although for more comfort you might like the Villagrand Deluxe. For larger families the 3 bedroom Villagrand homes are a good choice, also available with air conditioning in the upgraded models.
Opening Dates: 14/04/2017 - 23/09/2017
Nearest Airport: Perpignan (PGF) - 29km
Recommended Port: Caen - 987km
Nearest Beach: Argelés Plage - 1km
Nearest Town: Argelès Plage - 1.7km
Explore the Pyrιnιes, only a 20 minute drive away
Hop on the mini train that stops outside the parc and will take you to the beach
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Not suitable for under 5's.
Musee d'Art Moderne
20th Century art museum.
Abbaye St Martin du Canigou
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Museum of Catalan Crafts + Traditions
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The museum houses permanent exhibitions devoted to dinosaurs which include fossils, eggs and tracks of dinosaur. Models and figures of the dinosaur can be seen.