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Holidays in France - Hippocampe - Languedoc


Town: Argeles sur Mer


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Hippocampe offers the following: Holiday Caravans for hire,

A firm family favourite, this small parc has a lively beach holiday atmosphere and an excellent range of facilities both on the park and nearby.

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Hippocampe is a small but fun-packed parc with some fantastic activities, as well as good access to plenty more nearby. It's a family favourite, this small parc has a lively beach holiday atmosphere.

Hippocampe provides all the ingredients for a fun-packed family holiday. There is a long sandy beach only a mile away at Argeles-sur-Mer, and an impressive choice of parc activities.

The pool area has a lovely tropical feel. It's complete with palm trees, terrace and grassy sunbathing areas. There are waterslides, horse riding, tennis and archery and much more.

Just over the road there are superb sports facilities and evening entertainment available at La Sirene, its larger sister parc.

Hippocampe offers the following facilities.

2 Outdoor swimming pools
2 Waterslides
Sun Terrace

There is a playground


1 full size court
Surface: Tarmac

Table Tennis
2 tables
Equipment available for hire

Surface: Gravel

1 full size court
2 hoops
Surface: Hard

1 court

Site arranged tournaments available

  • Toilets and Showers available on site

  • Public telephone - There is a public telephone available on the site

  • Launderette available on site

  • There is a club and / or bar available on the site

  • There is a Take Away on the site

  • There is a childrens play area on site

  • Outdoor Swimming Pool on site

  • There is a shop on site to buy food and other essentials

  • Well behaved dogs are welcomed on this site

  • WiFi or internet is availble on parts or all of the site

  • Can I take my dog to this campsite?
    Max number of dogs allowed: 2
    Accommodation restrictions: All accommodation types except Prestiges and Vistas
    Do dogs have to be kept on a leash? Yes

    Some facilities remain closed in low season, please check at the time of booking if there is an activity or facility which is key for your holiday. 

    Route de Taxo a la Mer

    Argeles sur Mer


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    Carcassonne airport: 150km.
    Gerona airport: 105km.
    Perpignan airport: 29km.

    Motorail Terminals
    Narbonne Motorail terminal: 92km.

    Public Transport
    Local Railway: Argeles, 4 Km
    Services to: Paris, Barcelona, Bordeaux, Montpellier, Cerbere, Port Bou


    Local Area

    Within 20 minutes drive you can be exploring the hilltop villages of the Pyrenees. Perpignan is a short drive north. It has a Spanish flavour and many residents speak Catalan. Visit Collioure and see the Bar du Templiers where young artists such as Picasso and Matisse would buy drinks with their paintings.

    Banyuls-sur-Mer Aquarium

    Reserve Africaine
    African Reserve of Sigean lodge more than 3800 animals on nearly 300 hectares of semi-natural park. Space offered is sufficiently vast that the amimals remain wild and express their natural behaviours fully.

    Aqualand St Cyprien
    Large waterpark with an excellent selection of pools and slides. Suitable for toddlers and teenagers. Largest waterpark in Roussillon. Large restaurant area (fast-food, grill and bar). Gift shop. Free parking.

    Argeles Adventure
    Climbing/adventure park.
    Not suitable for under 5's.

    Musee d'Art Moderne
    20th Century art museum.

    Abbaye St Martin du Canigou
    Founded at the beginning of the 11th Century. Abandoned during the Franch Revolution and restored between 1902 and 1932. The Abbey is at an altitude of 1100 metres. Access is only by jeep, there is a service from the bottom of the hill. Guided tour is 45 minutes long. 25km west of Perpignan.

    Museum of Catalan Crafts + Traditions
    Situated in the heart of the old Village, next to the medieval church, this remarkable museum displays with with great taste, a collection of tools and materials from times not long gone by about field labouring, Wine making and crafts that are common to the villages of the region.

    The museum houses permanent exhibitions devoted to dinosaurs which include fossils, eggs and tracks of dinosaur. Models and figures of the dinosaur can be seen.

    Local Information & Businesses

    There is a selection of 2 & 3 bedroom mobile homes at the park

    Please visit park website for the latest deals and prices

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    User Reviews

     We have 3 in our database for Hippocampe. Only the last 10 are shown for each site

    Reviewed by: Anon Date of stay: Jul 09 Rating 3 / 5

    Reviewed by: Anon Date of stay: May 09 Rating 3 / 5

    Reviewed by: Anon Date of stay: Jul 09 Rating 3 / 5

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