Restaurant open every evening from 6pm

Comprehensive insurance including Covid cover & Pet cover

You will find on this page all the practical information for your stay…

Our 3-star campsite extends over more than 5 hectares of preserved natural space and offers 109 pitches. We are particularly proud to be accessible to people with disabilities, so that everyone can enjoy our privileged environment.

Join us for refreshing holidays in the heart of nature !

Coming to the campsite


Come to the campsite

“Here’s how to get to the campsite …!”

If you are by car, the easiest way is via the A42.

In the direction LYON – GENEVA : exit 6 BALAN – DAGNEUX
In the direction GENEVA – LYON exit 7 PERUGE – MEXIMIEUX
Then follow St Maurice de Gourdans to the village where you will find signs indicating the campsite.

If you are travelling by plane, Lyon ST Exupéry airport is 25 km away (on your arrival to access the campsite, possibility of car rental or taxi).

If you are travelling by train, the Meximieux train station, 2 Avenue de Verdun, 01800 Meximieux is 12.5 kms away (on your arrival you can take a taxi from St Maurice Mr CROST).

If you are travelling by bike on the Via Rhôna :

If you arrive from Lyon you will have to leave the Via Rhôna at Jons and join Pollet, then St Maurice de Gourdans, in the opposite direction you will have to leave the Via Rhôna at Loyettes and join ST Maurice de Gourdans. At the campsite you will benefit from a special “Bicycle” rate.


Address of the campsite :
11 chemin du stade 01800 St Maurice de Gourdans
Telephone : 04 74 35 82 93

Gps coordinates of the campsite :
Latitude : 45.8116009
Longitude : 5.1858526

Map of the campsite


Map of the Campsite

“To make your stay easier, use the map of the campsite … !”

Opening hours and openings


Opening times and dates

“Here are the opening times and dates…! »

Camping Open from 02/01/2023 to 08/10/2023

Reception Desk:

Period from 02/01 to 30/03
Every Monday 10am-6pm

Period from 01/04 to 31/05
Every day 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. / 3 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Period from 01/06 to 31/08
Every day 10am-12.30pm / 2pm-7.30pm

Period from 01/09 to 08/10
Every day 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. / 3 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Period from 09/10 to 30/11
Every Monday 10am-6pm

Barrier opening:
From 01/04/2023 to 08/10/2023 from 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Evening restaurant:
From 15/06 to 30/08 / Every evening from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Bread and pastries service:
On reservation from Juillet & Août / View Home

From 15/06 to 07/10 / Daily from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.
(Except evening and entertainment)

From 01/06 to 04/09 / Daily from 10am to 7:30pm / The pool is open in September

Insurance and cancellation


Insurance and cancellation

You can book your stay quietly … !

At the request of many customers I decided in 2019 to hire a cancellation insurance specialist at the CampezCouvert campsite.
With the Covid crisis the contract has been strengthened to cover your stay.
Cancellation costs, covid illness, fortnightly stay, assistance, accommodation costs in case of fortnightly stay, repatriation. In addition to the historical guarantees of the contract:

• Cancellation of stay
• Interruption of stay
• Late arrival
• Replacement vehicle
• Forgetting a personal object in the rental

Campezcouvert for the sum of 3.5% of your stay and a minimum of 1€ CGA detail.

Nouveauté 2023

Coverage of animals in the event of incidents during the stay.

Rules of procedure


House rules

“Here are some common sense rules so that everyone can enjoy their stay in peace…! »

  2. Admission and stay conditions

To be allowed to enter, settle or stay on a campsite, you must have been authorized by the manager or his representative . The latter has the obligation to ensure the good maintenance and order of the campsite as well as the respect of the application of these rules of procedure.

The fact of staying on the campsite implies acceptance of the provisions of these regulations and the commitment to comply with them.

No one can take up residence there, double axle caravans are not allowed.

  1. Police formalities

Minors unaccompanied by their parents will not be admitted without written permission from them.

Pursuant to article R. 611-35 of the code for the entry and stay of foreigners and the right to asylum, the manager is required to complete and sign by the client of foreign nationality, upon arrival, an individual police form. It must mention in particular:

1° The surname and first names;

2° Date and place of birth;

3° Nationality;

4° The usual home.
Children under 15 can be on either parent’s listing.

  1. Setup

The outdoor accommodation and related equipment must be installed at the location indicated in accordance with the directives given by the manager or his representative. The opening of electrical terminals is prohibited.

  1. Reception Desk

Barrier open from 04/01 to 09/30 from 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

You will find at the reception desk all the information on the services of the campsite, information on the possibilities of refueling, sports facilities, the tourist attractions of the surroundings and various addresses that may be useful.

A complaints collection and processing system is available to customers.

  1. Display

These internal regulations are displayed at the entrance to the campsite and at the reception desk. It is given to each customer who requests it.
For classified campsites, the classification category with the mention tourism or leisure and the number of tourism or leisure pitches are displayed.

The prices of the various services are communicated to customers under the conditions set by order of the Minister responsible for consumption and can be consulted at reception.

  1. Terms of departure

Customers are invited to notify the reception desk of their departure the day before. Customers intending to leave before the opening hours of the reception desk must pay for their stay the day before.

  1. Sound and silence

Customers are asked to avoid all noise and discussions that could disturb their neighbours.

Sound devices should be tuned accordingly. Door and trunk closures should be as discreet as possible.

Dogs and other animals should never be left loose. They must not be left at the campsite, even locked up, in the absence of their masters, who are legally responsible for them.

The manager ensures the tranquility of his customers by setting times during which silence must be total.

  1. Visitors

After being authorized by the manager or his representative, visitors can be admitted to the campsite under the responsibility of the campers who receive them.

The customer can receive one or more visitors at the reception. The services and facilities of the campsites are accessible to visitors. However, the use of this equipment may be chargeable according to a tariff which must be displayed at the entrance to the campsite and at the reception desk.
Visitor cars are prohibited in the campground.

  1. Circulation and parking of vehicles

Inside the campsite, vehicles must drive at a speed limit of 10 km/h

Circulation is permitted from 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Only vehicles that belong to the campers staying there can circulate in the campsite. Parking is strictly prohibited on the pitches usually occupied by accommodation unless a parking space has been provided for this purpose. Parking must not impede traffic or prevent the installation of newcomers.

  1. Dress and appearance of facilities

Everyone is required to refrain from any action that could harm the cleanliness, hygiene and appearance of the campsite and its facilities, including sanitary facilities .

It is forbidden to throw waste water on the ground or in the gutters.

Customers must empty waste water into the facilities provided.

Household waste, waste of any kind, papers, must be placed in the bins.

Washing is strictly prohibited outside the bins provided for this purpose.

The drying of the laundry will be done, if necessary, in the common dryer. However, it is tolerated until 10 a.m. near the accommodation, provided that it is discreet and does not disturb the neighbours. It should never be made from trees.

Planting and floral decorations must be respected. It is forbidden to drive nails into trees, to cut branches, to make plantations.
It is not allowed to delimit the location of an installation by personal means, nor to dig the ground.

Any repair of degradation committed to the vegetation, the fences, the ground or the installations of the campground will be the responsibility of its author.

The pitch that will have been used during the stay must be maintained in the state in which the camper found it when entering the premises.

  1. Security
  2. a) Fire.

Open fires (wood, coal, etc.) are strictly prohibited. Stoves should be kept in good working order and not used in hazardous conditions.

In case of fire, notify management immediately. Fire extinguishers can be used if necessary.

A first aid kit can be found at the reception desk.

  1. b) Vol.

The management is responsible for objects left in the office and has a general obligation to monitor the campsite. The camper retains responsibility for his own installation and must report to the manager the presence of any suspicious person. Customers are invited to take the usual precautions for safeguarding their equipment.

  1. Games

No violent or disturbing games can be organized near the facilities.
The dining room is private and not accessible

Children should always be under the supervision of their parents.

  1. Dead Garage

It can only be left unoccupied equipment on the ground, after agreement of the management and only at the location indicated. This service is chargeable.


The campsite is located in a flood zone and 10 km from the Bugey Nuclear Power Plant

  1. Violation of the rules of procedure

In the event that a resident disturbs the stay of other users or does not respect the provisions of these rules of procedure, the manager or his representative may orally or in writing, if he deems necessary, put the latter on notice to cease the disturbances.

In the event of a serious or repeated violation of the rules of procedure and after formal notice by the manager to comply with them, the latter may terminate the contract.

In the event of a criminal offence, the manager may call the police.

General terms and conditions of sale


Terms and Conditions

“Here are our terms and conditions of sale…”

RATES Published rates, taxes and service included are applicable for the current season. The published rates have no contractual value and may be modified without notice. The contractual price is that fixed at the time of the final reservation. For rentals, the price includes complete equipment according to inventory, gas, water and electricity. From 1/10 to 1/04, electricity consumption is billed at the current rate.

RESERVATION The contract takes effect from the final reservation. The reservation is final from the reception of the amount of a deposit on the price of the stay. Arrivals are scheduled between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. and the release of the mobile home is scheduled before 10 a.m. on the day of departure. The camping pitches must be vacated before 12:00 p.m., failing which, the amount of an additional day will be charged.

SECURITIES For the rental of a mobile home, a security deposit of €500 will be requested at the start of the stay. This deposit includes missing or damaged equipment. Any damage will be deducted from this deposit according to the repair or renewal estimate, to which labor will be added. As end of stay cleaning is not included in the rental, an uncollected deposit of €65 will also be requested on arrival. We remind you that only the person responsible for the inventory on the day of your departure is able to judge the state of cleanliness of your rental. The deposits will be destroyed after the rental has been checked by the cleaning service.

TERMS OF PAYMENT For rentals of bare pitches and mobile homes, a deposit of 25% of the total price must be paid when booking. The balance is payable no later than 14 days before the start date of the stay. In case of reservation 14 days before the start date of the stay, the full price of the stay is payable upon reservation. In the absence of full payment 14 days before the date of the start of the stay, Camping les Plages de l’Ain reserves the right to consider that the reservation has been canceled with the consequences provided for in the paragraph below.

MODIFICATIONS The tenant must report by email or post any changes to his stay.

CANCELLATION Any rental is nominative and cannot, under any circumstances, be transferred or sub-rented. The rental becomes definitive only with our agreement, and from the definitive reservation. In case of cancellation 30 days before arrival, the entire stay is refunded. Cancellation insurance is offered covering a large part of the risks of cancellation of stay and COVID 19 cases as well as the supervision of repatriations…contractual document to consult.

INTERNAL REGULATIONS Campers are required to comply with the internal regulations available from reception, and posted outside the reception of the campsite. For an additional fee, animals kept on a leash are accepted in our establishment. Any visitor not included in the stay must declare himself at the reception and pay his visit fee

RESPONSIBILITY The responsibility of Camping les Plages de l’Ain, within the limits of its legal liability, is not engaged in the event of: Theft, loss or damage of any kind whatsoever, during or following a stay. Accident occurring within the campsite on the games and equipment made available to families. Breakdown or decommissioning of technical equipment. The campsite reserves the right to modify the design and layout of the campsite. Its liability is not engaged for damage caused or suffered by the vehicles of campers parked or circulating in the enclosure and on the parking lot of the campsite. All complaints relating to the conditions of the stay must be made on site to the campsite management in order to find an immediate solution.

Only the French version of this document will prevail in case of dispute. The competent jurisdiction will be that of the courts of Bourg en Bresse (Ain)

In accordance with articles L152-1 to L.152-5 of the Consumer Code, any consumer has the right to have free recourse to a consumer mediator in view of the amicable resolution of the dispute between him and a professional. To this end, the Les Plages de l’Ain campsite guarantees the consumer effective recourse to a consumer mediation system.
In the context of a dispute with our establishment, Camping les Plages de l’Ain, you can contact us as follows:</ span>

– Sending a letter by registered letter with acknowledgment of receipt to the Director of the camping les Plages de l’Ain, 11 chemin du Stade, 01800 St Maurice de Gourdans.
– Send an email with request for notification of receipt and reading of this email to contact@campingain.fr

If the answer does not satisfy you, you have the option of entering the CM2C, after a period of one month following the sending of this letter/ mail. You must file an application online on the following website www.cm2c .net.fr by mail: CM2C 14 Rue Saint- John, 75017 Paris

Legal Notice


Legal information

« Here are our legal notices… »

Company: SAS Jeanlo
RCS Bourg en Bresse
801 202 771 00011
CEO : Jean Luc Baradel

Publisher :
Camping Plages de l’Ain

Director of publication
Jean-Luc Baradel

Pictures :
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This site is the property of the Site Editor, whose head office is located in Saint-Maurice-de-Gourdans (France). It is made available to users subject to their unconditional acceptance of the conditions and warnings set out below.
The webmaster of the site is Mr Jean-Luc Baradel in his capacity as legal representative of the Publisher.

The host of the site is the company Celeonet (subcontracted by the company Alcimia).

The Site Publisher makes every effort to ensure the accuracy and updating of all the information provided on its site which is directly linked to it, but cannot guarantee that the information it contains is complete, accurate, exact, exhaustive and free of any errors.
The Site Publisher reserves the right to correct or modify, at any time and without notice, the content of this site.
The Site Publisher declines all responsibility concerning the information available on its “site” and the use that may be made of the information contained on this site or obtained in response to a question asked through this site. Under no circumstances can the Publisher be held liable for damages of any kind, direct or indirect, resulting from the use of this site or in relation to this site. In general, the Site Editor declines all responsibility for any use that may be made of this site.
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The Site Publisher cannot be held responsible for any hypertext or any other computer element used, directly or indirectly, from the “site”, the existence of a link does not transfer responsibility to the Publisher. The Site Publisher does not guarantee and makes no commitment concerning third party sites and will not be responsible for their content. It is strictly forbidden to create a hypertext link to the site without the express agreement of the Site Publisher.
The Site Publisher cannot and does not guarantee that the server hosting the “site” is free of viruses and that the files accessible by downloading from this website or any other third party site are free of viruses or operating errors. Insofar as viruses can be transmitted via the Internet, we recommend that users take the necessary measures to protect their computer against any intrusion, against any technical problem that could damage the components of the user’s computer or the data that may be stored on it. In any event, the Site Publisher or one of its subcontractors may not be held liable for any damage whatsoever that may occur during connection to and browsing of the site.

Personal information
In accordance with the “Data Protection Act” of 6 January 1978 amended in 2004, you have the right to access, rectify or delete personal information concerning you by contacting the Camping des Plages de l’Ain.

Data protection
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No personal information is collected without the user’s knowledge.

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1. Collection of information
We collect information when you register on our site. The information collected includes your name, e-mail address, phone number and message.
In addition, we automatically receive and record information from your computer and browser, including your IP address and the page you request.

2. Use of Information
All the information we collect from you may be used for :

Meet your individual needs
Provide personalised content such as a newsletter.
Improve our website
Improve customer service and your support needs
Contact you by e-mail

3. Disclosure to third parties
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. Your personal information will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason.

4. Protection of Information
We implement a variety of security measures to safeguard the security of your personal information. We use state-of-the-art encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online. We also protect your information offline. Only employees who need to perform a specific job (for example, sending a newsletter or providing customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers and servers used to store personally identifiable information are located in a completely secure environment.

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