Huttopia
Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré

Camping
Opening
07/04/2022 > 06/11/2022

Nestled between Sainte-Marie-de-Ré and Flotte-en-Ré, the Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré campsite is located in the heart of a magnificent pine forest, 10 minutes by bike from the ocean.

Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré Campsite ***
Route de la Flotte, 17740 Sainte-Marie-de-Ré

Stay in the heart of the stunning Ile de Ré

 

At Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré campsite, you can experience a revitalising holiday amidst forests, vineyards and the ocean… Stay in the pine forest, surrounded by the island’s finest sights. After a fabulous day at the beach, you will love taking a dip in the swimming pool, sipping a drink on the sunny terrace, or going for a bike ride to discover this paradise island set in the midst of the Atlantic sea…

THE HIGHLIGHTS OF HUTTOPIA
CHARDONS BLEUS – ILE DE RÉ CAMPSITE

 

Being able to choose between a dip in the pool or the ocean!

Bike rides to the beach or to explore the island

Sleeping in the heart of the pine forest, in the midst of nature…

IMAGINE A HOLIDAY AT CHARDONS BLEUS – ILE DE RÉ

ALL THE USEFUL INFORMATION YOU NEED TO PREPARE YOUR STAY

Restaurant
• • 02/07 to 31/08: lunch and dinner every day
• 01/04 to 30/06 and 31/08 to 30/09: evenings only over the weekends and bank holidays

 

Bar service
• from 8 am to 11 pm from 02/07 to 31/08
• during the Restaurant hours the rest of the year

Breakfast service
• every day from 02/07 to 31/08 and during the restaurant opening hours the rest of the year

Outdoor pool and paddling pool
from 06/05 to 26/09

Kids Fun sessions
6 days a week from 02/07 to 03/09

Activities & Evening entertainment
6 days a week from 02/07 to 03/09

4
leaves

4,8 hectares

190
pitches

Disabled access

Classified Station Verte

Family plus

STAY WITH ALL THE COMFORTS IN THE HEART OF THE PINE FOREST

Equipped tents, chalets and wood trailers: you will appreciate the comfortable accommodation at Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré Campsite. Attractive and practical accommodation to fall asleep in a cosy bed in the midst of nature…

OUR WOOD & CANVAS TENTS FOR A NIGHT UNDER THE STARS

CLASSIC 4 TENT

4 pax | 2 bedrooms

Offers all the comforts for camping with a living area opening onto a large wooden terrace. The perfect tent to soak up the great outdoors and the Ile de Ré sunshine!

Kitchenette  |  Electricity

SWEET TENT

5 pax | 2 bedrooms | Bathroom

Offering the luxury of a private bathroom and an equipped kitchenette! For a unique camping experience under a canvas roof…

Kitchenette  |  Terrace

A CHALET OR WOOD TRAILER IN THE MIDST OF NATURE

CHALET EVASION

5 pax | 2 bedrooms | Bathroom

A bright and attractive chalet, ideal for families, with 3 real beds for the children. You will love the beautiful wooden terrace which looks out into the surrounding pine forest… Enjoy the nature in any season.

Kitchenette  |  Terrace

WOOD TRAILER

4 pax | 2 bedrooms | Bathroom

A touch of originality and a warm and modern decor. The ideal accommodation for a unique holiday with kids!

Kitchenette  |  Terrace

THE LITTLE EXTRAS THAT MAKE ALL THE DIFFERENCE!

Sheets and towels for hire
Must be booked in advance.
Subject to availability..

Optional cleaning package

BBQ hire
Subject to availability.

Free baby kit (travel cot + high chair)
Outside July and August. Subject to availability.

COME AND CAMP UNDER THE TREES

Set under the pine trees of the Ile de Ré, just a stone’s throw from its beaches, Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré campsite invites you to stay on a large shady pitch with your tent, caravan, motorhome or camper van.

COMFORT PITCH

6 pax | With electricity

An authentic camping experience on a pitch with electricity, nestled in harmoniously with the island’s nature and vegetation

COMFORT PLUS PITCH

6 pax | With electricity

Even larger pitches, with a picnic table and a prime location to make your life even easier during your holidays…

SEVERAL WASHROOMS FOR YOUR COMFORT

Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré campsite offers four washrooms with toilets, showers and washbasins. A baby washing area is also available, as well as cubicles with disabled access for people with accessibility needs.

 

Your health is our priority!
Clear and strengthened hygiene and access procedures have been put in place for the communal washrooms. See the details of all the measures taken to guarantee your safety here. > Find out more

PRACTICAL SERVICES FOR CAMPERS

Motorhome service area

Fridge and barbecue hire
Subject to availability.

Laundry room with washing machine and dryer

Free baby kits (travel cot + high chair)
Except July and August. Subject to availability.

CAMPING CARD   

NEW!

Enjoy discounted prices and free nights in the early and late season at all the Huttopia Campsites and Citykamps.

*Price including 1 pitch for 2 people with electricity (+ free animal)

ALL THE HUTTOPIA SERVICES FOR A HASSLE FREE STAY

After a day out exploring the island or lazing around on the beach, settle back on the terrace to sip a drink
or enjoy a relaxing break on the sofas in the Central Lodge…

THE CAFÉ-RESTAURANT FOR A HOLIDAY PACKED WITH FLAVOURS

Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré campsite offers simple, quality catering.
Savour a delicious homemade pizza and a selection of local products and wines…

You can enjoy all sorts of tasty treats at Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré campsite.

Settle back on the sunny terrace at any time to enjoy appetizer platters and ice creams, or tuck into a burger or homemade pizza for dinner… It’s time to treat yourselves!

Fresh bread every morning

> Order your bread and pastries the day before. Because we are committed to working with local producers, the village bakery delivers to us every morning.
> Tea, coffee, orange juice, bread, jam, and pastries… Opt for a breakfast menu so you have nothing to prepare.

 

Restaurant
• 02/07 to 31/08: lunch and dinner every day
• 01/04 to 30/06 and 31/08 to 30/09: evenings only over the weekends and bank holidays

Bar service
• from 8 am to 11 pm from 02/07 to 31/08
• during the Restaurant hours the rest of the year

 

Breakfast
• every day from 02/07 to 31/08 and during the restaurant opening hours the rest of the year

Grocery

PLACES TO GET TOGETHER

Reception

Our reception team will be happy to help throughout your stay if you need any information about settling in or the best places to visit in the region, including the prettiest walking routes and bike rides, the sightseeing on the Ile de Ré, or the best outings and activities along the Atlantic coast…
There is also a small grocery shop on site where you can buy all the basics.

The Central Lodge

The cosy, wooden Central Lodge offers the ideal atmosphere to settle back and relax, whether to sip a coffee, read a book in one of the armchairs, play a lively game of table football, or try out one of the board games…

Table football

Wifi

Board games & books to borrow

Television

AND TO MAKE YOUR STAY EVEN EASIER

BBQ hire

Bed linen and towels for hire

Laundry room

End of stay cleaning

Fridge hire

Electric mountain bike and bike hire

NEAR THE CAMPSITE

Head to Sainte-Marie-de-Ré town centre, which is just 5 minutes away by car, to find all the shops you need for your holidays, including a bakery, supermarket, petrol station, local markets, tourist information centre, etc.

ADVENTURES FOR EVERYONE!

Swimming

The pool or the ocean? Take your pick!

Summer special

The sociable, nature-inspired atmosphere of Huttopia’s activities and evening entertainment

Nature throughout the seasons

Walks, bike rides and water sports in the ocean

For kids

All the activities for kids

Sport and leisure on site

All sorts of leisure facilities await you on the campsite!

THE POOL AND THE OCEAN

You will love relaxing on the sunloungers by the pool after a day at the beach…

THE SWIMMING POOLS

Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré campsite offers two beautiful outdoor swimming pools, one of which is heated, and a paddling pool for younger kids. Ideal to cool off with the children or bask in the sunshine…

Outdoor pools and paddling pool: from 07/04 to 25/09

THE OCEAN

Do you prefer soft sand and the roar of the waves? Head to the most beautiful beaches on the Ile de Ré!
The stunning Montamer beach is located just 2 km from the campsite and is lifeguarded in the summer so you can swim in saftey.

BEST OF THE SUMMER ACTIVITIES AT HUTTOPIA CHARDONS BLEUS – ILE DE RÉ CAMPSITE

Activities are run on the campsite 6 days a week for free or at discounted prices.
Come and join us to discover the island’s nature and heritage, meet new people, and enjoy original experiences!

Wine tasting

Come and meet the Ile de Ré’s wine growers! After visiting the wine cellars and vineyards, it’s time to sample the island’s Pineau and Cognac accompanied by local cold meats, cheeses and chocolates.

Explore the foreshore

Set out with Saphia, who is passionate about the Ile de Ré, to discover the beauty of the foreshore, a changing landscape, which shifts with the tides…

DIY workshop

Every week, come and take part in a sociable workshop making your own soaps, candles or environmentally-friendly sponges…

FRIENDLY AND FESTIVE HUTTOPIA EVENING ENTERTAINMENT

6 days a week in July and August, experience magical moments with Huttopia’s evening entertainment.

Every week
Concerts: Gypsy jazz or folk rock? There is something for everyone!
– Shows: miming, theatre performances, magic shows…. Adults and children will all be enthralled.
– And lots of other surprises too: local produce discovery evenings, open-air films, games…

NATURE AND RURAL HERITAGE IN ANY SEASON

The Île de Ré and the ocean: a natural adventure playground for lovers of outdoor activities and rural heritage.
Whether on foot, by bike or on the water, you can explore the island and its stunning landscapes at your own pace in any season.

Water sports

Windsurfing, surfing, kayaking… There is no shortage of water sports for you to enjoy on the island!

Bike rides

Set off along the 100 km of cycle paths, meandering from beach to beach to discover the wildest parts of the island.

Shellfish harvesting

Come and discover how to gather shellfish on Notre-Dame beach. An activity to try as a family!

ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN BIKES

Explore the Ile de Ré by bike in true simplicity with the bikes available for hire on the campsite. With classic bikes, electric bikes and longtail bikes for families, there is something for everyone.
Available per day or half day, so you can pedal about at your own pace!

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CHILDREN’S PARADISE

Ideas of children’s activities!

Playground

Children can make new friends at the campsite’s two playgrounds, with their swings, slides, nets, and play structures.

The beach with the kids

Build sandcastles, splash about in the waves, collect seashells or try harvesting shellfish… Children will never be at a loss of activites at the beach.

The Nature Activity Book

Discover the nature through the pages of this Activity Book. An opportunity for special bonding time between parents and children!

SUMMER KIDS FUN SESSIONS

The Kids Fun sessions are a paradise for 5-12 year olds. Every morning in the summer (6 days a week) all sorts of fun, outdoor activites are organized for children on the campsite. The ideal opportunity for kids to have some wonderful adventures with their friends!

from 02/07 to 03/09

SPORT AND LEISURE ON SITE

Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré campsite offers all sorts of leisure facilities, so you can really make the most of your holidays! Swimming pools, a Central Lodge, table football, table tennis, a pétanque court… there is no shortage of activities for you to enjoy!

Table tennis

Table football

Pétanque court

AND WHAT CAN WE DO IF IT RAINS?

The Central Lodge is the ideal place to get together to read a book, take part in a board game or play table football…

Rainy days are also the perfect opportunity to enjoy some indoor sightseeing: climb the 257 steps to the top of Phare des Baleines lighthouse or visit the Loix saltmarsh ecomuseum. Lovers of fine wines will enjoy visiting one of the island’s wine cellars, while families can make the most of the chance to take the children to the giant aquarium in La Rochelle

A UNIQUE REGION TO DISCOVER...

With the ocean, beaches, pine forests and quaint villages...

The Ile de Ré,
the paradise of the Atlantic!

The Ile de Ré, the jewel of the Charente archipelago and the Atlantic coast, is home to varied landscapes and a unique heritage. The coast is fringed with beautiful long, sandy beaches facing out over the ocean, while further inland, anyone who loves rural heritage will be right in their element exploring the vineyards, pine forests, woodlands, and legendary salt marshes.

 

Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré campsite, located in Sainte-Marie-de-Ré, is the ideal base camp for exploring the treasures of the island. You will love visiting the quaint little villages with their typical architecture or strolling along the harbours of Saint-Martin-de-Ré and la Flotte… An island with an enchanting holiday atmosphere!

Montamer Beach

2 km

This large sandy beach is situated just 2 kms from the campsite. The perfect beach for sunbathing by the water and taking a refreshing dip, while the children splash about in safety in the lifeguarded area.

Water sports

The ocean abounds with water sports for you to try. Have a go at surfing – the region’s iconic sport, catamaraning, windsurfing, kayaking or even paddle boarding on the salt marshes. Ideal for anyone who loves adrenaline fuelled thrills!

Saint-Martin-de-Ré

6 km

Discover the charming village of Saint-Martin-de-Ré, the island’s historic capital. Take a stroll through its pretty harbour, little lanes, and Vauban fortifications, which are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Ars-en-Ré

17 km

Take a walk amidst one of the prettiest examples of the architecture of the Ile de Ré. Ranked among the most beautiful villages in France, Ars-en-Ré is a real must! You will be enchanted by its white houses with their green shutters, its flowery lanes and its salt marshes. Saint-Etienne church and bell tower are also classified as historic monuments.

La Flotte

3 km

Just 3 km from the campsite, La Flotte is one of the oldest villages on the Ile de Ré. This authentic former fishing village boasts a charming heritage, remarkable architecture and a pretty harbour. Its medieval market is also well worth visiting with its cobbled courtyard and picturesque market halls…

Bike ride

Set out from the campsite to explore over 100 km of cycle paths! The ideal opportunity to meander about the island discovering its wildest little corners of paradise…

Bike ride

Set out from the campsite to explore over 100 km of cycle paths! The ideal opportunity to meander about the island discovering its wildest little corners of paradise…

The Phare des Baleines Lighthouse

26 km

Visit the fabulous Phare des Baleines lighthouse. Climb the 257 steps of the Grand Phare to enjoy breathtaking views of the Ile de Ré and the ocean! In the Old Tower and its museum you will be able to learn all about the history of the island’s lighthouses. Meanwhile, the Parc des Baleines awaits you at the end of your visit for a nature break amidst the sound of birdsong…

Local specialities

Oysters, salt, Pineau, Cognac, delicious potatoes… Sample all the island’s tasty specialities at its traditional markets: La Flotte, Rivedoux, Sainte-Marie-de-Ré…

ALL SORTS OF ACTIVITIES ESPECIALLY FOR FAMILIES

What can you do on the island with kids? Here are some ideas for activities to enjoy with children near Huttopia Chardons Bleus – Ile de Ré campsite.

La Rochelle Aquarium

Just twenty kilometres from the campsite, go on a trip to La Rochelle to visit its large aquarium. Over 600 species of fish await you, each more beautiful than the next!

Loix Salt Marsh Ecomuseum

Learn about the history of the island’s salt marshes with an exhibition and a guided tour of the marshes. The ideal opportunity to learn more about salt production and observe the local flora and fauna.

Sainte-Marie-de-Ré fish locks

At low tide you can admire these astonishing stone constructions which date back several centuries… Built to retain the fish when the tide goes out, the locks are an important part of the island’s heritage.

Loix Salt Marsh Ecomuseum

Learn about the history of the island’s salt marshes with an exhibition and a guided tour of the marshes. The ideal opportunity to learn more about salt production and observe the local flora and fauna.

Sainte-Marie-de-Ré fish locks

At low tide you can admire these astonishing stone constructions which date back several centuries… Built to retain the fish when the tide goes out, the locks are an important part of the island’s heritage.

Donkey ride

Go on a donkey ride to discover the Ile de Ré in a whole new way. A unique experience that children won’t forget!

Customer reviews

Chris HAWKES

Well organised, clean sites, friendly staff, competitively priced, maybe could be a bit more information about what the local area has to offer

28 October 2021
Sheila MURPHY

Brilliant

08 October 2021
David BARRACLOUGH

Once again the campsite and the tent were of the best condition. The campsite staff were friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. We will continue to holiday with Huttopia, this is the second time and we have not been disappointed. Thank you very very much.

12 September 2021

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