Open from 19/05 to 16/09/18
Fall in love with Les Vigneaux, a little village sandwiched between the Parc des Écrins national park and the Italian border. Stay at the 12-hectare Le Courounba campsite and enjoy sweeping views over the surrounding mountains. Enjoy all the facilities on offer here: large, shaded pitches and the big, heated natural pool (up to 25°C) complete with paddling pool and slide. Soak up the unforgettable landscapes during family hikes or mountain bike rides in a region where the mountains reveal all their secrets.
At your campsite
- Heated natural pool and water games led by a head lifeguard in July and August (closed every Saturday to allow the biotope to recover). Pool open from 01/06 to 13/09 (depending on weather)
- Spa with sauna and hot tub (charge applies, minors not permitted)
- Multi-sport area
- Boules area
- Volleyball court
- Dirt trail/BMX grounds
- Play area for kids with bouncy castle (July and August)
- Tennis courts
- Table tennis table
- Toilet facilities for people with reduced mobility, baby toilet facilities
- Motorhome service area
Accommodation check-in and check-out times:
Arrivals from 4 pm - Departures before 10 am
Pitch check-in and check-out times:
Arrivals from 12 noon - Departures before 12 noon
Campsite opening hours:
9 am to 12 noon and 2 pm to 6 pm (low season) - 8 am to 8 pm (July/August)
You will love
- Fall in love with Les Vigneaux, a little village sandwiched between the Parc des Écrins national park and the Italian border
- Sweeping views over the surrounding mountains from a peaceful, welcoming, family-friendly woodland campsite
- Enjoy climbing, hiking and white-water sports, see local wildlife and kick back during your bucolic holidays in a Mediterranean climate
05120 Les Vigneaux, Alpes du Sud Contact details: 04 92 23 02 09
email@example.com Director: Jean-Loup DAVIET
3-bedroom mobile home for 8 people (Le Courounba)
29 to 32 m² - 1 bedroom with 1 double bed (140 x 190 cm), 2 bedrooms with 2 single beds (80 x 190 cm), bedside tables and wardrobes in both bedrooms, sofa bed (120 x 190 cm) in the living room.
Bedding: mattress, cotton sheets, blankets and pillows.
Fully equipped kitchen area with microwave, fridge/freezer, coffee machine, table and chairs. Tableware and cleaning kit. Electric lighting and sockets, heating.
Shower, sink and separate toilets.
Covered patio, garden furniture, deckchairs.
2-bedroom mobile home for 6 people (Le Courounba)
24 to 27 m² - 1 bedroom with 1 double bed (140 x 190 cm), 1 bedroom with 2 single beds (80 x 190 cm). Wardrobe in every bedroom. Convertible sofa bed (120 x 190 cm) in the living room providing additional sleeping space. Bedding: pillows, blankets, cotton sheets, mattress. Fully equipped kitchen area, table and chairs. Kitchen cupboard, gas hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, coffee machine. Tableware and cleaning kit. Electric lighting and sockets, heating. Bathroom with shower and sink, separate toilets. Covered patio, garden furniture, 2 deckchairs.
2-bedroom mobile home for 4 people (Le Courounba)
15 m² - 1 bedroom with 2 single beds (80 x 190 cm), 1 bedroom with bunk beds (80 x 190 cm). Wardrobe and bedside table.
Bedding: mattress, cotton sheets, blankets and pillows. Electric lighting and sockets, heating.
Kitchen area: camping stove, cupboard, fridge, tableware and cleaning kit.
No running water or toilet facilities. Patio with garden furniture.
Reduced mobility-friendly mobile home to sleep 6 (Le Courounba)
27 m² - 1 reduced mobility-friendly bedroom with a raised bed (140 x 190 cm). 1 bedroom with no reduced mobility access and bunk beds (80 x 190 cm). Mattress, cotton sheets and blankets. Sofa bed (120 x 190 cm) in the living room. Fully equipped kitchen area, table and chairs. Kitchen cupboard, gas hob, fridge, microwave, coffee machine. Tableware and cleaning kit. Electric lighting and sockets, heating. Bathroom with shower and sink, toilet with reduced mobility access. Covered patio with accessibility ramp, garden furniture.
Entertainment provided (between 03/07 and 27/08)
Kids' club (ages 4 to 10) with 5 half-days per week.
Tennis, dirt trails, boules, basketball, volleyball, football (free).
Climbing, paragliding, canoeing and kayaking, canyoning, rafting, fishing, via ferrata, downhill biking, summer sledding, tree-top adventure trail, golf, hot-air balloon rides, trailing, hiking, horse-riding and mountain-biking.
The Parc National des Ecrins and its glaciers
The sundial trail
The Vauban forts in Briançon and Mont-Dauphin, UNESCO-listed sites
The legendary mountain passes of Izoard, Le Lautaret, Galibier and Télégraphe
The silver mines
Mountain-top family-friendly ramble at the foot of the Glacier Blanc
Ailefroide climbing area
Bedding included with the rental
High season: fresh bread service, snack bar
From campsite opening to closing period:
Washing machine 5 per token
Tumble dryer 4 per token
Ironing board in the shower blocks
Cot 2/day, book with the campsite
High chair 2/day, book with the campsite
Baby bath 2/day, book with the campsite
Complete baby kit 3.50/day, book with the campsite
Fridge hire 35/week, book with the campsite
Barbecue hire 5/day
Table tennis rackets on loan
Wi-Fi available around the reception area 3/day, 15/week
All year round:
Bakery and bar just outside the campsite, supermarket 5 km away either in LArgentière-La Bessée or in Vallouise
Hypermarket 15 km away in Briançon
Dangerous dog breeds (categories 1 and 2) are prohibited. 1 pet maximum per rental, 2 per pitch (charge applies). Pets must have up-to-date vaccination papers and dogs must be kept on a lead inside the campsite.
Shorts/board shorts/burkinis are not allowed in the pool.
Basic pitches (grass) measuring around 100 m² with 4A or 6A electric hook-up.
Extra tents alongside rentals are not permitted.
Unaccompanied minors are only allowed in the campsite if they are aged 17 and have written parental permission.
Tourism tax 0.50 per person per day for those aged 18 and above
250 deposit + 60 or 80 cleaning fee, depending on accommodation type
GPS Point : 44.824632 N / 6.525747 E
By Train : L’Argentière Les Ecrins (5km from the campsite, remember to book a taxicab)
By plane : Lyon’s airport (3h from us), Marseille (2.5hfrom us) or Turin (Italie 1.5hfrom us)
By road : Use your GPS to go to Grenoble, from there you follow the directions to Briançon
Follow the direction « L’Argentière la Bessée ». In « l’Argentière-la-Bessée » go right in direction of Vallouise. Drive on the bridge over the river until the traffic light and turn right.
Keep going until “Les Vigneaux” where you will turn left in direction of « Puy st vincent »and immediately after the bridge turn right. You are now driving in the woods along the river which will take you to “The Courounba”
CAUTION : some GPS can send you through the Tunnel de Fréjus, you have to pay a tol of about 50€ to cross the tunnel. To avoid the tunnel, pass by Grenoble
Here is an interesting internet site to help you prepare your trip: http://www.inforoute05.fr/wir3/circulation_en.html
More information : 00 334 65 03 00 05
Do not hesitate to contact us for further information.
The Courounba’s Team wishes you a BON VOYAGE !
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