European campsites are perfect for family activity holidays
If you're looking for somewhere to take the family for a fun, affordable, summer vacation should consider a campsite in Europe. All our campsites are in beautiful locations with plenty of activities and amenities to keep everyone entertained. Plus, camping resorts are typically much cheaper than hotels or resorts.
If the idea of a holiday under canvas appeals but you're a bit worried, we've got the answer. A mobile home holiday gives you all the advantages of camping, but with the added comfort of a fully equipped home away from home. So, if you're looking for an active, outdoor holiday but don't want to rough it, why not give mobile home camping a try? You get the best of both worlds - a great value holiday in comfort.
Campsites with everything you need
Europe has some of the most beautiful and well-equipped campsites in the world. With stunning scenery, plenty of activities, and comfortable mobile homes, camping in Europe is the perfect way to enjoy a summer vacation on a budget. So, if you're looking for an affordable, fun-filled family activity holiday, consider a camping trip in Europe. You won't be disappointed!
One of the best things about a campsite holiday is that there is something for everyone. If you have young children, there are playgrounds and other child-friendly activities available. For adults, there are often sports facilities or hiking trails. And, of course, there are always beautiful surroundings to enjoy.
Quality time with the family
It's difficult when life is so busy to spend quality time with the family, so a family activity holiday is a great way to do this. Camping is a fantastic way to spend time together as a family, away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. With camping, families can slow down and enjoy each other's company in a relaxed atmosphere.
Spending quality time with the family is important for maintaining strong relationships and staying connected. Whether it’s playing a game, going for a walk, or just chatting around the dinner table, these moments together help build memories and keep us close. Even when life gets busy, making an effort to spend time with those we love is worth it.
You'll want time to relax too, so it's good to know that younger children have plenty of organised activities and older children can come and go safely in the confines of the campsite. For some, it's that first step into independence.
Activities you can enjoy with the family
Activities vary depending on the resort. Visit the resort pages for more detailed information.
Swimming seems to be central to family activity holidays. Do children ever get fed up with playing in the water? Join in or relax on the sunbeds with a good book and enjoy the peace. There is at least one pool at every resort, with some campsites boasting several. If you want a campsite with the best waterpark, look at Alannia Costa Blanca.
A great way to have fun with the family, 18-hole mini-golf courses are becoming increasingly popular on campsites. They're usually situated in scenic locations, so you can also enjoy the surroundings as you play.
If you're looking for more competitive activity, why not try tennis? Some campsites have tennis courts where you can play with family or friends.
Table tennis is another great way to have some friendly competition with the family. Most campsites will have table tennis tables that you can use for free. Table tennis is a sport that many people enjoy.
A French classic, boules are a great way to spend an afternoon with family or friends. It's usually played on a special boules court, found on most campsites. Boules is a very interesting game that anyone can play. It is a game that is often played outdoors, and it is a lot of fun. There are many variations of boules so each game can be unique.
Play pool with the family or challenge your friends to a game. Most campsites will have a pool table that you can use for free.
Some people think a holiday is a break without the gym and others see it as an opportunity to have time for fitness. You choose. If you're looking to stay active on holiday, some campsites have fitness rooms with exercise equipment.
Aqua aerobics is a great way to stay fit on holiday. It's also a lot of fun and a great way to meet fellow campers!
One of the best ways to explore the area around your campsite is on foot. There are often hiking trails that wind through the countryside, taking in the stunning scenery along the way. You'll be able to choose distances that suit the whole family and possibly find trails that are suitable for adults to walk and for young children to ride bicycles.
Exploring your surroundings by bike is a great way to spend time as a family. Campsites are usually located in perfect cycling territory, so you can hire bikes and set off on your adventure! Cycling on holiday is a great way to see the local area. You can cover more ground than if you were walking, and it's a great way to get some exercise. Plus, it's a lot of fun! Some sites have
Most campsites have some form of entertainment, from live music to discos. Check the website of your chosen campsite for more information on what's available, as it will vary at each campsite and at different times of the year.
Many campsites are located by lakes or the sea, so there are often water sports opportunities. Canoeing, windsurfing, paddle boarding and sailing are all popular options. If you're feeling brave, you could even try water skiing!
In addition to all of the wonderful activities you'll find on-site, you won't have to venture far to find more to do. All our campsite locations are close to towns, villages, fabulous beaches and local attractions. If you plan to spend a lot of time at the beach, take a look at La Torre Del Sol. This fabulous Spanish resort is 15 km south of Salou on the Costa Dorada and is set within a magnificent park bordering a beautiful sandy beach.
We hope this guide is of assistance, if you would like to discuss your requirements in more detail please do not hesitate to contact us.