Les Ourmes Hourtin
90 Avenue du Lac, HOURTIN, 33990 , FranceView on map
Why stay here ...
Les Ourmes is situated in the heart of the Medoc area, nestled in between the forest, the largest freshwater lake in France and the Atlantic Ocean coastline.
At the lake you can enjoy all kinds of activities including water sports, including kayaking/sailing/kitesurfing/paddle boards, fishing, the giant inflatable splash park for kids, horse riding and a tennis club.
In the local area there are 125 Kms of cycle paths to enjoy taking you through the forests around the lake and through the local villages.
The Atlantic resort on the cost and their sandy beaches "Hourtin Plage" are only a short drive throuugh the forest from the site.
Further afield the Unesco world heritage site of Bordeaux with its superb architecture and surrounding vineyards, take the wine route and enjoy tasing the local "Medoc Rouge" in one of the many chateaux. You can visit the vineyards by bike on foot by helipcopter or hot air balloon or even from the river Gironde on a boat tour.
Around and About
Local Markets, Watersports, shops, Lake Hourtin, Bordeaux, Gironde Estuary, Château Hourtin.
Is there a set arrival day? No
From A10 Motorway take the ring road around the A630 and then take the D1215 to Salaunes and the D6 towards Carcans out of Bordeaux
Form Carcans the D3 goes through the forest to HOurtin and you turn left on the D4 and the campsite is on your right
- Nouvelle Aquitaine
- Distance to Calais: (kms)
- Lat 45.1851504 / Lon -1.06112689
- Michelin map no.