Kompas Camping Nieuwpoort (REF : H19)

Brugse Steenweg 49, Nieuwpoort, 8620, Belgium

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Ideal for ...

  • Beach stays
  • Cycling
  • Dogs
  • Families
  • Motorhomes

Why stay here ...

This popular campsite is spacious and well-kept, with level grass pitches laid out in regular rows and linked by footpaths. It’s family friendly, with landscaped areas ideal for outdoor games, a supervised pool complex with a water slide and a small farm.

Gates to the rear of the site lead to a reservoir where water sports such as windsurfing and canoeing can be enjoyed. Amenities are plentiful, with a supermarket and bakery available onsite as well as a good restaurant.

Ypres and the First World War battlefields are close by and shouldn’t be missed, while the pretty medieval city of Bruges is a 45-minute drive from the site. Be sure to take in the ornately carved ceiling inside the 14th century Stadhuis (City Hall) and climb the 83m tower of the 13th century belfry in Markt Square for panoramic views.

Things to do on site ...

  • Bike hire
  • Daytime entertainment (high season)
  • Evening entertainment (all season)
  • Football
  • Paddling pool
  • Play area

Facilities on site ...

  • Additional facilities
  • Bar
  • Barbecues allowed:: charcoal, gas, electric
  • Motorhome service point
  • Restaurant
  • Shop
  • Swimming pool
  • Takeaway
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi charge

Prices

Pitches

Pitch size (m2) Pitch surface Electricity Electricity amperage Water Water shared Drainage Drainage shared Other services on pitch Separated by
Electric Hook-up pitch - EL 100 grass

Yes

10 shrubs
Special pitch - SP 100 grass

Yes

10

Yes

Yes

shrubs
Large pitch - LP 140 grass

Yes

10

Yes

Yes

shrubs

Useful Info

Latest arrival time - low: 10:00 PM

Latest arrival time - high: 10:00 PM

Is there a set arrival day? No

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Directions

Travelling on the N367 towards Brugge,E40,St Joris (Campsite also signposted) continue on this route for 3km, campsite entrance to your left.

Travelling on the N367 towards Nieuwpoort entering Stad Nieuwpoort travel under the E40 motorway. Continue on the N367 for 4.5km entrance to the campsite should be on the right.

Sites key: Overseas Site

Postcode:
8620
Region:
Belgium
Distance to Calais: (kms)
0
GPS:
Lat 51.131198 / Lon 2.77037
Michelin map no.
0

Transport links

  • Buses go to: Knokke
  • Daily public transport within 2 kms

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a huge site!

This site is massive, had to use the site plan (which is not in English, nor was any of the information) to navigate around and still couldn't find the bins! Just returned and pitches which were of a nice size and edged by hedges had turned to mud, Toilet blocks nice and clean but take your own handwash. Water points are sparse. Didn't see any other GB vans mostly Belgium and a few Dutch campers. Reception not the most welcoming but spoke English. Rivers and lakes at back of site were nice to walk the dog along and also walk or cycle into Nieuwpoort. Disappointed pool didn't open until 1030. Would probably not return as too big a site for us.

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Our first time abroad with the caravan.

Arrived 24th July 2018 for 9 nights. Our first overseas holiday with the C&MC. Kompas Camping is a large commercial site with lots of tents, touring caravans, static vans and seasonal pitches. We were only 1 of 3 British families out of probably 1000. After an initial difficulty finding it with not many signs and Belgian postcodes not being up to much we arrived easily from the nearby channel tunnel. The staff were friendly and spoke good English but there is no English version of the site map available. We had booked a comfort xl pitch which was huge, plus it had water and waste on the pitch which we didn't expect as well as ehu. The grass pitch we were on was surrounded by hedging, all grounds were tidy and well kept. We were a good 10 minutes walk to the facilities which includes a pool complex, supermarket, bar and restaurant. The kids loved the pool, we used the shop everyday for fresh bread and croissants which were amazing. We didn't use the bar or eat there.There are several shower/toilet/wash up blocks that were clean and tidy, loads of hot water and decent showers. There is only chemical toilet emptying at these blocks so a small trolly to carry your toilet tank would be handy if it doesn't have wheels in case you are far away. There is full recycling on site to include glass, cardboard/paper, plastics and tetra packs however there is only 2 main areas for this that we saw so we ended up dropping our recycling daily in the car on the way out as it was a reasonable walk from out van. Town is about 2km away and there is an Aldi and Lidl within 5km. There is a number of vets in the town if you are travelling with pets. The site doesn't seem to have any dog poo bins and there weren't many dogs on site.The area is well suited to cycling (we didn't take ours) and easy access to cycle routes all over. Brugge is about half hour away as is famous sites like Tynecot cemetery and Menin Gate. All in all we had a lovely 9 nights away and would stay on this site again.

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We stayed 7 nights as a couple at this site and were very impressed. 2nd week in july. Site very well laid out. Totally flat. We stayed on a large 140m pitch which is what we recommnd as very large and spacious. Its a very large site but well kept and clean. We didnt use the pool facilities nor the clubhouse. The reception and clubhouse is being redeveloped later for the 2019 season. Shower/toilet facilities were excelent, up to club standards. The site was so easy to get to, perfect for first timers visiting europe. Couldnt get lost! Only takes 1hr driving. The site is in a lovely location, 3km from beach and its a lovely cycle to the seafront. Beaches stretch for miles which are beautiful sandy beaches. This area of belgium is totally flat, perfect for cycling, its a must to take a bike as there are cycle lanes everywhere. We bike to de panne, and ostend. We didnt use the tram as we biked everywhere but good for non-cyclists. Excellent for visits to Brugge and Yypres ww1 sites as both within 1 hr drive. Food can be expensive so do take some food provisions with you, but its a must to visit the fish mongers, patisserie in the town, and also the butchers not far from the site entrance. Lastly enjoy the belgium beer!

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Kompas Camping

Stayed for 4 nights in mid April 2018. Temperatures in the mid 20s so we were lucky! Very big site with building work going on to expand the number of pitches. Lots of unoccupied units so quieter than it looked. Very good toilet blocks. Good access to walking / cycling paths along the river. The beach is 3 miles away so better to cycle than walk. Easy drive to Ypres or Bruges. Locally Westfront Niewpoort is about a mile from the site and worth a visit. To the south Diksmuide and the Yser Tower for a spectacular view from the roof. Good cycleways from the site by the river to Diksmuide. A very useful location for WW1 museums.

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KOMPAS CAMPING

A very clean and well-appointed site. Location is excellent with lake side walk and pleasant walk\cycle into town. Good restaurant and snack bar. We travelled from site to Ypres, Ghent (very beautiful) and Bruges from here and had lovely days out. Our only gripe is the price as you pay for pitch and 4 adults so for a couple it is too expensive really.
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