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Camping pitch with pond and covered picnic area in the Ardennes (Houffalize)

5.00 (8 reviews) Verified Houffalize, Wallonie, Belgium

About this campspace #s004655

Your host

Jorn
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    1 pitch

It concerns a pond with grassland on a plot of 1700 m² near Houffalize, Tailles region. When renting per night you have access to the entire site with pond for a maximum of 6 people. You must bring your own tents for camping. There is no electricity or drinking water at this nature house. However, a chemical toilet. There are also 2 kayaks available that can be used freely and a raft which is fun for children. You may fish in the pond, but all fish must be released back into the pond. It is forbidden to eat them! You can also swim in the pond. It is not allowed to use sound devices here and to disturb the surroundings. It is allowed to keep a limited campfire in a steel campfire place, except in case of drought and fire risk. Covered picnic area available! There are also 2 picnic tables. Dogs and pets are NOT allowed. The site can be closed with a gate. Caravans are not allowed. Arrival from 2.30 pm. Departure before 11:30 am. Paved pebble parking available that can be closed with a gate.
There is a beaver reserve within walking distance and the region is very rich in wildlife. At the pond you can often see kingfishers and large yellow wagtails and beavers regularly visit the pond. There are many hiking opportunities in the area. It is also possible to book a nature excursion or wildlife watching tour with the owner who is a nature guide.

Ways to spend the night

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    Tent

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    Van

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    Motorhome

This campspace offers

Shared amenities

Comfort & Fun

  • Icon Fire basket

Sanitation

  • Icon Toilet

Seating area

  • Icon Picnic table

Ways to spend the day

Jorn's tips
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    Visit the beaver sanctuary which is 500 meters away!

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    Go on a night game drive with the landlord

In the area
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  • Icon Swimming
  • Icon Sightseeing
  • Icon Wildlife watching
  • Icon Boating
  • Icon Canoeing or kayaking
  • Icon Fishing
  • Icon Snow sports
On the campspace
  • Icon Making a campfire

What will you find in the area?

Landscape characteristics

  • Icon Lake
  • Icon River or stream
  • Icon Forest

Your host, Jorn

5.00 (8 reviews)

Hi, I'm Jorn. I live in the Ardennes, not so far from the camping pitches that I offer. I myself work as a nature guide in the region. For example, if you want to do a night game safari, to spot game, using a thermal binoculars and 4x4, you can also book this with me. I also guide beaver excursions during the day and I rent kayaks.

Reviews

Michael

Tell us about your experience
Incredibly nice and beautiful place! Despite the bad weather and the cold nights, we have great entertainment! Nice fish pond where you always have a bite

How was the contact with the host?
Contact was good!

September 2022 · Translated from dutch

An

Tell us about your experience
Back to basics in a beautiful environment. The raft and kayaks were very popular with our kids.

How was the contact with the host?
Friendly and accessible. The evening excursion is a must!

August 2022 · Translated from dutch

Steven

August 2022 · Translated from

Valerie

Tell us about your experience
super place, very quiet and lots of fun for the kids!
Beautiful nature, a guided tour / walk with Jorn is definitely recommended.

How was the contact with the host?
very correct, quick response, very friendly!

Tips for new guests?
keep the spot clean, it's a clean and very enjoyable piece, hopefully it stays that way! A guided tour with Jorn is definitely recommended, very instructive!

August 2022 · Translated from dutch

Host Jorn has responded

Thank you for your nice review and it was a pleasure to guide you. Hopefully see you next time.

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Nele

Tell us about your experience
Lovely campspace! Picknick tables, pond to enjoy, and you don't need anything more (except for a BBQ and hot weather).

How was the contact with the host?
Perfect. Very good communication

Tips for new guests?
Be aware that the toilet is super small. I'm 1m60 and i couln't stand straight.

July 2022

Diane

Tell us about your experience
Quiet and beautiful location.
Nice swimming pond and raft.

How was the contact with the host?
Smooth communication

Tips for new guests?
A nature excursion with Jorn is a fun experience.

August 2021 · Translated from dutch

Bart

Tell us about your experience
Fantastic place.

How was the contact with the host?
Well arranged.

August 2021 · Translated from dutch

Chealsy

Tell us about your experience
The stay fully met our expectations.
Perhaps a dose of firewood is desirable.
Thank you.
grt
Bruno

August 2021 · Translated from dutch

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Rules

- Dogs and other pets are not allowed.
- Fishing is allowed, but all caught fish, crayfish or other
animals must be released back into the pond alive and
should not be eaten.
- Music installations are not allowed, take the environment into account. This location is for real nature lovers who love peace and quiet.
- You must take your waste home with you.
- Caravans and larger motorhomes are not allowed. Smaller camper vans are possible.

Cancellation Policy

Guests who cancel at least 30 days before check-in date will receive a refund of the amount paid by them (excl. Campspace fees). If they cancel between 14 and 30 days before check-in, they will receive a 50% refund. Otherwise they will not be refunded.

Checking in and out

Check-in between: 2:30 pm–11:30 pm
Check-out between: 12:00 am–11:30 am

Campsite with swimming pond

Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday

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Campsite with swimming pond

Tent Van Motorhome
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6
Max. people
Pitches
1

If you rent this place, you only have access to this terrain of 1700m2 including a swimming pond where you can also fish (replace fish after catching). There are some kayaks available. There is a covered shelter with 2 picnic tables.

Minimum number of nights: 1
Maximum number of nights: 30
Child price applies from this age: 0
Children's price up to this age: 16
Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Minimum number of days that can be booked in advance: 1
Maximum number of days that can be booked in advance: 250

from € 80.00 per night

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