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Camping l'Escale ***

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Camping l'Escale is a campsite with 40 touring pitches and 260 year round pitches. During low season, between 01-04-16 - 01-07-16, 28-08-16 - 15-10-16, 01-04-17 - 30-06-17 and 28-08-17 - 15-10-17, the nightly rate is €17,- at one of the 40 touring pitches at Camping l'Escale in Wacquinghen (Pas-de-Calais). At this campsite you can not only use your CampingCard ACSI for inexpensive camping, you can also use your ACSI Club ID (as an alternative ID).

This 11 hectare parkland campsite invites you to take relaxing walks along the cliffs of Cap Gris-Nez and Cap Blanc-Nez. Just 5 km from the sandy beaches of the Opal Coast. Good connections to the Channel Tunnel and ferries to the UK. Good, affordable restaurant at the site.

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Detail information about this campsite

General information

Period of opening
01-04-16 till 15-10-16
01-04-17 till 15-10-17
Area
11 ha
Number of touring pitches
40 (60 - 100m2)
Number of permanent pitches
260

* Facilities printed in bold are not included in the overnight rate. Supplementary charges will apply. (This does not mean that facilities which are not printed in bold are free!)

Popular amenities
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
  • Caravans allowed
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
Internet
  • Internet access
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
At the reception
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card: MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
Campsite rules
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Dogs not allowed in low season
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ: charcoal | electricity | gas
Dogs
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Dogs not allowed in low season
Water and toilet facilities
  • Showers: hot water
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Standard toilets
  • Squatting-toilets
  • Baby room
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Laundry sinks: hot water
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Dryers
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
    • period: 01-07/31-08
  • Groceries: limited selection
    • period: 01-06/31-08
  • Takeaway meals
    • period: 01-04/30-09
  • Restaurant (with ample choice)
    • period: 01-04/30-09
  • Bar
    • period: 01-04/30-09
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
Sports and play
  • Children's playground: large
  • Table tennis table
  • Jeu de boules alley(s)
  • Fishing
  • Multi-sports field
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Crazy golf
Recreation (adults)
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level: average
  • GPS walks
  • Games room
  • Television
Ground and vegetation
  • Grass
  • Hard standing pitches
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Pitches with some shade
Situation of campsite
  • Public transport near the camp site (max. 0.5 km)
    • distance: 0 km
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance: 0,2 km
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance: 3 km
  • Distance to the sea (max. 10 km)
    • distance: 5 km
Miscellaneous
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Euro-plug required
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity: 10 ampère
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
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Average rating: 8.0

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Toilet facilities
7.5
Staff
8.4
Price - quality comparison
8.2
Camping pitch
8.2
Accommodation
8.0
Child friendliness
8.5
Entertainment
8.0
Sports facilities
7.7
Food and drink
8.5
Surroundings
8.1

Nigel R, on this campsite in October 2016

Travelling party: Couple

7.6

We\'ve tried a number of the sites around Calais now and not found any of them particularly good. In this one the toilet facilities are a little dated and not the most spotless ones. However the site is very close to the autoroute and the welcome was friendly. We didn\'t eat there but the menu looks fine and we spoke to others who said it was good. The pitches near the entrance (new we understand) include a few with fairly good hard standing - that is worthwhile to me. We\'ll use this site again.

Ann Carter, on this campsite in September 2016

Travelling party: Seniors

7.5

Second year we\'ve stopped overnight on our way back to Calais and they\'ve improved the overnight site completely so you have a marked pitch now rather than parking in a field. The facilities are reasonable and the bar and restaurant is good. The site is majority permanent and holiday homes but very well kept. The lake is for fishing only so not much walking for the dog......haven\'t noticed any mosquitos....yet!

Maxime Descamp, on this campsite in August 2016

Travelling party: Family with children <4 years

8.7

Excellent camping, emplacement très spacieux et agréables, personnel sympathique, je le recommande à 100%!

Philip Glenister, on this campsite in September 2015

Travelling party: Couple

5.7

We just returned after booking for two nights on this site. Was on a pitch at the back of toilets so bad we got no sleep as soon as you stepped outside the caravan you were greeted with Mosquitos and even though the door or windows were NOT open they got into the caravan and we got badly bittern. Finished up leaving at 6am on so did not complete the stay. The toilets and drains were in desperate need of cleaning. Therefore we paid for two nights and only got one night of hell, would not recommend.

antonio almanza marquez, on this campsite in August 2015

Travelling party: Seniors

9.0

Nos alojamos en este camping por dos noches, una cuando ivamos a Inglaterra y otra al volver. En las dos ocasiones nos admitieron sin reservas y nos trataron muy bien. Muchas gracias al personal del camping. Tienen una estupenda cafetería con un magnifico desayuno.

Anneke en Walter, on this campsite in June 2015

Travelling party: Seniors

8.2

Wij hebben drie dagen op deze goede camping verbleven met onze caravan, voor Franse normen redelijk grote plaatsen, vriendelijke mensen, goed sanitair, goed gelegen om de omgeving te verkennen We gaan nog terug !

H.Rotgers, on this campsite in June 2015

Travelling party: Seniors

7.3

Mooie plaatsen maar het sanitair en de gebouwen zijn wel aan een opknapbeurt toe,personeel erg vriendelijk

b goodwin, on this campsite in June 2015

Travelling party: Couple

8.7

we stayed on this site ,on our way back to calais and found all the staff,very helpful and friendly,the restaurant was also very good and reasonably priced.we will certainly return

Nieuwmeijer, on this campsite in June 2014

8.8

Deze beoordeling is als enquete afgenomen door onze inspecteur op de camping zelf.

L. Wiegmink, on this campsite in June 2014

8.6

Deze beoordeling is als enquete afgenomen door onze inspecteur op de camping zelf.

Address & Route

Would you like to book Camping l'Escale or request more information? You can do both using the information below or by visiting the campsite's website.

  • Camping l'Escale
    15 Route Nationale
    62250 / Wacquinghen
    France

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    50°47'2"N 1°40'9"E
  • A16 between Calais and Boulogne-sur-Mer exit 34 direction Wacquinghen. From Boulogne exit 33 dir. Wacquinghen.

  • Warning! Since July 13 2015, many French campsites are prohibited from installing their own signpost. We advise to use GPS-coordinates to locate the campsite.

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