- Bike Hire
- Canoe Hire
- Charcoal BBQ Permitted
- Childrens Play Area
- Games Room
- Golf Course
- Horse Riding
- Indoor Swimming Pool
- Mini Golf
- Multi Sports Arena
- Satellite TV
- Swimming Pool
- Table Tennis
- Take Away
- Tree Top Adventures
- Water Slide/Chute
Chateau des Ormes, Dol de Bretagne in Brittany
Des Ormes is widely regarded as having the best facilities of any campsite in France.
A lively campsite for families with children of all ages with a 18 hole golf course and a wealth of facilities? all in the grounds of the impressive Chateau. Set in the grounds of an elegant chateau on a vast country estate of wooded parkland and lakes, with an exceptional range of facilities, this is one of the most sought after camping locations in France.
Chateau des Ormes is the Perfect Choice for all the family!
Des Ormes is also a member of the prestigious Castels chain and carries a Michelin 5 red tent category. The highest accolade awarded to any campsite.
Chateau des Ormes is surrounded by gently rolling farmland with pretty wooded areas. This is a family run site ideal for families, especially those with teenagers, as the extensive facilities and nightlife are guaranteed to keep everyone entertained.
An exciting tropical pool complex with a brand new indoor lagoon pool with water slides was added to the campsites impressive facilities. Both pool complex’s are complete with waterslides and waterfalls to keep the whole family amused for hours whether it be bright sunshine or cloudy days.
The Indoor Lagoon Pool
The indoor leisure complex makes the campsite an attractive proposition in May, June & September when good weather is not always guaranteed.
Golfers will be spoilt by the superb 18-hole golf course and driving range. The golf course has a separate clubhouse bar & restaurant which is also available for guests of the campsite.
The campsite also operate a fabulous equestrian centre, which caters for all abilities from horse back rides around the estate to indoor and outdoor show jumping arena.
The estate has many lakes throughout most of which are retained as wildlife sanctuaries, how ever guests are invited to take a pedalo or canoe to explore the lake in front of the Chateau. Another lake is reserved for those dedicated to fishing.
On Saturday & Sunday afternoons there is little in life more relaxing than watching a game of cricket on the rear lawn of the Chateau. Guests are often invited to field a Campsite eleven!
The campsite offers other daytime sporting activities from Football on the state of the art training facility (used by FC Rennes of the French Premier League). The campsite has two tennis courts and also provides weekly archery in July & August.
A unique favourite with the children is the Tree Top Adventure course. Set amongst the wooded area a course of high wires and rope slides making a thrilling afternoons entertainment.
In the evenings the campsite is also a lively place. The campsite boasts 4 bars, 3 restaurants and a Pizzeria/takeaway. The main bar has a friendly lively ambience often with live music. A quiet relaxing drink can be found at the cocktail bar (July & August) or the clubhouse bar. In addition Campsite quests are welcomed at the hotel bar.
Al fresco dining is offered at the clubhouse and hotel whilst the campsite has a separate restaurant.
Des Ormes really does have something for all the family, it is a great location for an active family holiday.
The campsite is well located for easy access. You can take the ferry from Portsmouth or Weymouth to St Malo or just slightly further away but quicker overall is the ferry to Caen from Portsmouth.
Low Cost Flights
Manchester, Belfast, Exeter & Southampton to Rennes 30 mins from the campsite.
Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands & Stansted to Dinard 20 mins from the campsite.
Dublin & Cork ro Rennes 30mins from the campsite.
St Malo 35 mins
Caen 75 mins
Cherbourg 90 mins
Roscoff 2 hrs