It doesn’t matter where you live in the world, camping with your family is one of the most enjoyable pastimes you and your loved ones can experience. Europe offers some of the best family camping on the planet, full of great activities for the kids, fantastic restaurant, and endless entertainment. Here are some of the best campsites for families in all of Europe.
Black Forest, Germany
Campingplatz Kinzigtal is surrounded by mountains and forests, so the setting is pretty hard to beat. The campsite is right next to a free municipal pool and playground, and you can also ride horses and hike along the numerous trails in the area. There’s a fantastic restaurant on site, and more activities can be found in the town of Steinach, which is just a 15-minute walk away. If you want even more action, Germany’s largest theme park, Europa Park, is only a 20-minute drive away.
Lake Garda, Italy
Butterfly Campsite, on the southern shores of Italy’s Lake Garda, is a quaint little gem. There’s a pool for the kids, as well as a playground, beach, restaurant, and bar. There’s also seasonal live music and various other forms of entertainment, and the campsite is just a short walk from the lakeside town of Peschiera del Garda.
Kur Camping Erlengrund
Salzburg State, Austria
This Austrian campsite is open year-round, and it’s totally worth visiting in both the summer and winter. You’ll see beautiful snow-capped mountains in the winter and lush, green valleys in the summer. The campsite is run by a Dutch family and consists of 90 campsites and 29 chalets. There’s a heated pool on site, as well as a playground and trampoline. There are plenty of walking and bike trails to explore, and the town of Bad Gastein, with its famous waterfall and springs, is only 10 minutes away.
Domaine de Sevenier
This gorgeous French campsite is built on what was once a winery. It consists of 56 chalets that can accommodate any size party, as well as a fantastic restaurant that serves Mediterranean food. There’s a large terrace overlooking the pool, and the surrounding area offers countless walking and hiking trails, as well as opportunities to canoe along the beautiful river nearby.