Bois de Valmarie
Bois de Valmarie is an attractive and friendly holiday park in the wonderful Roussillon region of France. Just across from the beach of Le Racou and a stroll to the local town of Argeles this park will appeal to families.
Children will enjoy the beautiful pool complex with 2 pools, waterslide and twisty waterchute for kids over the age of 5. Accommodation at Bois de Valmarie is a selection of well equipped mobile homes some with air conditioning.
The local area is ideal for exploring with 5 miles of beaches along the coast. The local town of Villefranche de Conflent is within easy reach and from there you can take a tourist train into the Pyrenees.
Opening Dates: 14/04/2017 - 23/09/2017
Nearest Airport: Perpignan (PGF) - 36km
Recommended Port: Caen - 984km
Nearest Beach: Plage Nord Argeles - 0.2km
Nearest Town: Argelès Plage - 2km
• Scuba Diving
• Whizz down 5 water slides
• Take the plunge with a diving lesson on parc
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