Camping Escale St Gilles is an impressive, family orientated campsite set directly opposite a sandy beach near to Benodet in the Finistere department of Brittany. A short walk along the coastal path leads to the popular resort of Bénodet, from where day trips to the popular Glenan Isles are available, as well as an excellent selection of bars, shops and restaurants.

So, if you are looking for a taste of the French seaside then Bénodet and camping Escale St Gilles will tick all the right boxes. This resort is made for lovers of the outdoors, with a coastal promenade that’s lined with restaurants, pedalos and beach clubs. This is a lively campsite boasting impressive facilities including an exciting pool complex and relaxing wellness centre.

Most of the emplacements at camping Escale St Gilles are grassy and are divided by trees and tall hedges, which provide privacy, shade and plenty of space for children to play. The friendly atmosphere of the bar is a good place to relax in the evening and throughout the season you can join in with the entertainment programme, which caters for families of all ages. Venture off site to explore the hidden coves and rock pools which adorn this rugged coastline.

On parc there’s a health spa and beauty centre, a large pool complex, a Jacuzzi and regular evening entertainment. If you fancy exploring the local area, hop on the tourist train that will pick you up on parc and take you to the nearby town or beach.

Escale St Gilles has a superb pool complex
Swimming Pool
Direct access to Beach
Toddler Friendly
Couriers on site
Charcoal/Gas BBQ




Children’s Disco – 01/07/2018 – 31/08/2018

Family Disco – 01/07/2018 – 31/08/2018

Animation Team: 01/07/2018 – 31/08/2018

Aqua Gym
Evening shows
Sports tournaments
Talent competitions
Games room
Air hockey
Video game
Pool table
TV room
Aqua aerobic classes
Shows & live music
Onsite shows
Children’s disco


Playground 1 Playground
Slide (3-12yrs, sandy surface), Treetop adventure course (6-14yrs, sand/gravel surface), Slide (3-8yrs), Swings (3-14yrs, sandy surface), Roundabout (4-12yrs, sandy surface)

Cycling Open: 13/05/2018 – 11/09/2018
Standard bikes – child available
Standard bikes – adult available
Baby seats available
Helmets available

The following activities are available off parc:


Golf 3 km from site
Driving Range 5 km from site
Crazy Golf 0.8 km from site
Fishing 0.5 km from site
Horse Riding 8 km from site
Boat trips 4 km from site


Scuba Diving 7 km from site
Windsurfing 10 km from site
Canoeing 0.5 km from site
Snorkelling 0.05 km from site
Kayaking 10 km from site


Opposite the campsite

Food and drink on site

Restaurant – Le Safran

Terrace: The restaurant has a terrace area for dining



Accommodation at Camping Escale St Gilles

Places of interest near to Escale St Gilles

Pont l’Abbe 9 kms
Quimper, 13 kms
Concarneau, 14 kms
Pont-Aven, 26 kms
Audierne, 37 kms