Restaurant open every evening from 6pm

Special Covid-19 cancellation insurance

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

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 … !

Campsite Open from 04/01/2021 to 30/11/2021

Reception desk:

Period from 04/01 to 28/02
Monday to Friday 10am-12pm / 4pm-7pm

Period from 01/03 to 31/05
Every day 10am-12pm / 3pm-7.30pm

Period from 01/06 to 31/08
Every day 10am-12.30pm / 2.30pm-7.30pm

Period from 01/09 to 31/10
Every day 10am-12pm / 3pm-7.30pm

Period from 01/11 to 30/11
Every day 10am-12pm / 4pm-7pm

Barrier opening:
From 01/03/2021 to 30/10/2021 from 6.30am to 10pm

Evening restauran:
From 01/06 to 30/08 / Every evening from 18h00 to 22h

Breakfast service:
From 01/07 to 30/08 / Every morning from 8.30am to 10am
Sale of bread and pastries (reservation recommended) / Every morning from 8am to 9.30am

Bar :
From 01/06 to 30/08 / Every day from 4pm to 11pm
(Except for parties and entertainment)

Swimming pool:
From 01/06 to 31/08 / Every day from 10 am to 8 pm

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.

Rules of procedure


Rules of Procedure

Here are a few common sense rules so that everyone can enjoy their stay in complete peace … !


1. Admission and residence conditions

In order to be allowed to enter, settle or stay on a campsite, you must be authorised by the manager or his representative. The latter has the obligation to ensure that the campsite is kept in good order and orderly condition and that the application of the present rules of procedure is respected.
The fact of staying on the campsite implies acceptance of the provisions of these rules and the commitment to comply with them.
No one may elect domicile there.

2. Police formalities

Minors not accompanied by their parents will not be admitted.
In application of article R. 611-35 of the Code de l’entrée et du séjour des étrangers et du droit d’asile, the manager is required to have an individual police form completed and signed by the foreign national upon arrival. It must mention in particular :
1° The surname and first names ;
2° Date and place of birth;
3° Nationality;
4° The usual place of residence.
Children under the age of 15 may appear on the form of one of the parents.

3. Installation

Outdoor accommodation and related equipment must be installed at the indicated location in accordance with the instructions given by the manager or his representative.

4. Reception desk
Open :

04/01 – 28/02 : monday to friday 10h – 12h ; 16h – 19h
01/03 – 31/05 : every day 10h – 12h ; 15h – 19h30
01/06 – 31/08 : every day 10h – 12h30 ; 14h30 – 19h30
01/09 – 31/10 : every day 10h – 12h ; 15h – 19h30
01/11 – 30/11 : monday to friday 10h – 12h ; 16h – 19h

Barrier opening:
01/03 – 31/10 : 6h30 – 22h

At the reception desk you will find all the information about the services of the campsite, information about food and drink possibilities, sports facilities, tourist attractions in the surrounding area and various addresses that may be useful.
A system for collecting and handling complaints is available to guests.

5. Display

These rules and regulations are posted at the entrance to the campsite and at the reception desk. They are given to each guest who requests them.
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 the customers in accordance with the conditions set by order of the Minister in charge of consumption and can be consulted at the reception desk.

6. Terms of departure

Guests are invited to inform the reception desk of their departure the day before. Guests intending to leave before the opening time of the reception desk must pay for their stay the day before.

7. Noise and silence

Guests are requested to avoid any noise and discussions that might disturb their neighbours.
Sound equipment must be adjusted accordingly. Door and boot locks should be as unobtrusive as possible.
Dogs and other animals should never be left at large. They must not be left at the campsite, even locked up, in the absence of their masters, who are civilly responsible for them.
The manager ensures the peace and quiet of his guests by setting times during which silence must be total.

8. Visitors

After having been authorised by the manager or his representative, visitors may be admitted to the campsite under the responsibility of the campers who receive them.
The client may receive one or more visitors at the reception desk. The services and facilities of the campsite are accessible to visitors. However, the use of these facilities may be subject to a fee which must be displayed at the entrance to the campsite and at the reception desk.
Visitors’ cars are prohibited in the campground.

9. Traffic and parking of vehicles

Inside the campsite, vehicles must drive at a speed limit of 10 km/h.
Traffic is allowed from 6.30 am to 10 pm.
Only vehicles belonging to campers staying at the campsite may circulate in the campsite. Parking is strictly forbidden on the pitches usually occupied by the accommodations unless a parking space has been provided for this purpose. Parking must not hinder traffic or prevent new arrivals from settling in.

10. Fitness and appearance of the facilities

Everyone is required to refrain from any action that could harm the cleanliness, hygiene and appearance of the campsite and its facilities, particularly sanitary facilities.
It is forbidden to throw away waste water

Guests must empty the waste water into the facilities provided for this purpose.
Household waste, rubbish of any kind, papers, must be deposited in the bins.
Washing is strictly forbidden outside the bins provided for this purpose.
If necessary, the clothes will be dried in the communal dryer. However, it is tolerated up to 10 a.m. in the vicinity of 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 the trees, to cut branches, to make plantings.
It is not allowed to delimit the site of an installation by personal means, nor to dig into the ground.
Any repair of damage to vegetation, fences, terrain or campground facilities will be at the expense of the perpetrator.
The pitch which will have been used during the stay must be maintained in the state in which the camper found it on entering the premises.

11. Security

a) Fire.
Open fires (wood, coal, etc.) are strictly forbidden. The stoves must be kept in good working order and not be used in dangerous conditions.
In the event of fire, notify the management immediately. Fire extinguishers can be used if necessary.
A first aid kit is available at the reception desk.

b) Vol.
The management is responsible for the objects deposited at the office and has a general obligation to supervise the campground. The camper remains responsible for his/her own facilities and must report the presence of any suspicious person to the manager. Guests are invited to take the usual precautions to safeguard their equipment.

12. Games

No violent or disturbing games may be organised in the vicinity of the facilities.
The meeting room cannot be used for moving games.
Children must always be under the supervision of their parents.

13. Dead garage

No unoccupied equipment may be left on the site, only after agreement with the management and only at the indicated location. This service may be subject to a charge.

14. Infringement of the internal regulations

In the event that a Resident disrupts the stay of other Users or does not respect the provisions of these internal regulations, the Manager or his representative may, orally or in writing, if he deems it necessary, give formal notice to the Resident to cease the disruption.
In the event of a serious or repeated breach of the internal regulations and after formal notice by the manager to comply with them, the manager may terminate the contract.
In the event of a criminal offence, the manager may call in the police.

General terms and conditions of sale


General conditions of sale Camping Les Plages de l’Ain

« Here are our general conditions of sale… »

General conditions of sale Camping Les Plages de l’Ain

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

RESERVATION The contract takes effect from the definitive reservation. The reservation is definitive from the reception of a deposit on the price of the stay. Arrivals are scheduled between 4pm and 7pm and the mobile home is to be vacated before 10am on the day of departure. Camping pitches must be vacated before 12.00 noon, otherwise the amount of an extra day will be charged.

DEPOSIT For the rental of a mobile home a deposit of 500 € will be requested at the beginning of the stay. This deposit includes the missing or damaged equipment. Any damage will be retained on this deposit according to the estimate of repair or renewal to which will be added the labor. The cleaning at the end of the stay is not included in the rental, a deposit of 55€ 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 deposit will be destroyed after the rental has been checked by the cleaning service.

CONDITIONS OF PAYMENT For bare pitch and mobile home rentals, a deposit of 25% of the total price must be paid at the time of 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 beginning of the stay, the total price of the stay is payable at the time of reservation. In the absence of full payment 14 days before the date of the beginning of the stay, the Camping les plages de l’Ain reserves the right to consider that the reservation has been cancelled with the consequences set out in the paragraph below.

MODIFICATIONS The tenant will have to announce by mail only any modifications concerning his stay.

CANCELLATION All rentals are nominative and cannot, under any circumstances, be transferred or sublet. The rental only becomes definitive with our agreement, and from the definitive reservation.
Our “Guaranteed Refund” procedure is valid in the following cases and this for any stay until 31/10/2021

– If the customer is unable to get to the rental location (e.g.: confinement, travel ban, border closures).

– If the accommodation provider is obliged to cancel the vacation rental as a result of a decision taken by the relevant government authorities (e.g. sanitary conditions, prohibition to rent, closure of the establishment).

Please note: This guarantee does not apply to the following other reasons of impediment: closed restaurants, curfew, personal concerns, illness of the customer (including covid).
In case of cancellation 30 days prior to arrival, the total amount of the stay will be refunded.
In case of cancellation within 30 days of your arrival, you will be offered an 18-month voucher. This will be refunded if not used after 18 months.
A cancellation insurance is proposed covering a large part of the risks of cancellation of stay and the cases COVID 19 as well as the supervision of repatriation…contractual document to be consulted.

INTERIOR RULES Campers are required to comply with the internal regulations available at the reception desk, and posted outside the campsite reception. Animals kept on a leash are accepted in our establishment for an extra charge. All visitors not included in the stay must declare themselves at the reception and pay for their visit.

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

Only the French version of the present document will be authentic in case of dispute. The competent jurisdiction will be that of the courts of Bourg en Bresse (Ain). Conditions de vente
In accordance with Articles L152-1 to L.152-5 of the Consumer Code, any consumer has the right to have recourse free of charge to a consumer mediator for the amicable resolution of a dispute between him and a professional. To this end, the Camping les Plages de l’Ain guarantees the consumer the effective recourse to a consumer mediation system.
Within the framework of a dispute with our establishment the campsite les Plages de l’Ain, you have the possibility of contacting us in the following way:

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

If you are not satisfied with the answer, you have the possibility to contact the Medicys Mediation Centre, after a delay of one month following the sending of this mail/email. You must submit a file online on the following website www.medicys.fr or by mail: Medicys – 73 Boulevard de Clichy – 75009 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
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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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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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