About the resort

The FranceComfort Holiday Park L’Espinet is located in the southern part of France, near the Mediterranean Sea and almost on the border with Spain. The park is beautifully situated: in the foothills of the majestic mountains of the Pyrenees, just outside the charming town of Quillan, and about a 1 hour drive from the coast. There are many facilities in the park such as indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a lake and the beach, restaurants, a bar, tennis courts, bike rental, a basketball and volleyball court, a playground, and various kids clubs during the holidays. The park also contains exceptional activities such as a wellness centre, hose-back riding, quad biking, and paintball. The park also offers stand-up paddle, inflatable boats, a tree-climbing course and walks through the mountains with a guide. The park also offers a state internet in every house.

Between the Mediterranean and the Pyrenees

The Languedoc region lies on the Mediterranean coast such as Perpignan and Montpellier.
One of the most southern departments in the Languedoc is the Aude, which has Carcassonne as its capital. Slightly southern of Carcassonne lies Quillan.
The region contains extensive vineyards, many castles, touristic towns, cozy markets and beautiful terraces.

Carcassonne and Quillan

For many, Carcassonne is a well-known city. Located between Toulouse and Narbonne on the Mediterranean Sea, it is best known for its world-famous Cité. This Unesco monument is a beautiful walled castle which can be considered as village itself, due to its extensiveness in size.
Half an hour's drive south of Carcassonne is Quillan, located in a mountain basin of the Pyrenees. Quillan is one of the nicest places located at the foot of the Pyrenees. The town centre lies along the river Aude. There are several restaurants on the central square, which creates a cozy atmosphere. The old stone bridge over the river is considered to be one of the main attractions of the town, as well as the remind of the old castle which has been partly restored. Just outside Quillan is FranceComfort Holiday Park L’Espinet.

Holiday park L'Espinet

This holiday park with 170 holiday homes is situated on 120 hectares of land. The houses are scattered around the central facilities. Between the houses are large lawns where children have the opportunity to freely play whilst not wondering too far away.
At the reception, the bar and restaurant are easily located as they are not far away. If any help is needed you can always reach out to the English speaking staff. A little further away from the reception is an indoor swimming pool with an attached wellness centre.
The loungers are always ready by the outdoor pool, and the option to lay on the beach by the lake is always around. Have you ever tried to get to the other side of a big waterfall? Or stay on a stand-up paddle?
If you’re looking for something even more challenging? Then make a trip with a quad bike through the area or climb the trail high in the trees and go with a cable car from one tree to another.

Your holiday home in the Languedoc

Celebrate your holiday in a 4 or 6 person holiday home in the park. The houses are detached and have contain various facilities that you would enjoy at your own home.
The different types of holiday homes:

All villas have their own garden, terrace (s), garden furniture and shelter from the sun.

Do you want to avoid the "black Saturdays"? In this park you can arrive and depart in the high season on Friday, Saturday or Sunday. Arrive and depart outside the high season on every day.

View the special page with tourist tips in the region.

Mediterranean Sea

The surroundings of L'Espinet are particularly suitable for all kinds of touristic activities. There will undoubtedly be a day trip to the Mediterranean Sea available on the program.
From Quillan is a beautiful road to the coast. Here you encounter all kinds of nice villages. Just before arriving by the coast you will drive past Perpignan, a city that is certainly worth a visit.
There are many nice and well-known seaside resorts on this coast. In the south are Banyuls, Collioure and Argelès. A little further to the north are places like Canet and Barcares.
The beaches of the Mediterranean in the Languedoc are wide sandy beaches. The ones more to the south, against the Pyrenees, are less wide and sometimes of gravel rather than sand.

The Pyrenees

From your holiday home you can go on breathtaking walks in the Pyrenees. You can also choose to drive a bit first and then go for a walk. Beautiful hiking trails have been plotted. For some it is advisable to walk with a guide.
It is certainly worthwhile to also drive to Andorra. Up until the summer you can drive between the mountains with snow. The beautiful, unspoiled environment of the Pyrenees is considered a holiday highlight for many.

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Facilities

Park

  • Panoramic view of the mountains!
  • Reception: VISA and EuroCard / MasterCard are accepted
  • English speaking administrators
  • Recreation room
  • Internet/ WiFi (fiber optics)
  • Large TV screen in the bar for important (sports) events
  • Bike rental, view the information page
  • Laundry with washing machines and dryers

Eat & Drink

View our special page about eating & drinking in L'Espinet

Wellness

View the special wellness page

Animation

  • Indoor swimming pool (heated all year)
  • Heated outdoor pool (1/5-30/9)
  • Toddler pool (1/5-30/9)
  • Spacious terraces with sunbeds (1/5-30/9)
  • Swimming lake with beach
  • Playground
  • Football field, volleyball
  • Jeu de boules
  • Basketball court
  • Tennis court
  • Table tennis
  • Various kids clubs from 18 months to 15 years in the holidays
  • Horseback riding
  • Quadbikes
  • Paintball
  • Waterfalls
  • Stand-up paddles
  • Inflatable boats
  • Tree climbing course
  • Mountain hiking with guide
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Very special: so many tourist opportunities outside park and so many facilities in the park!

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