Tent options near Porto Vecchio

ian888

Posted: Wed, Aug 12, 2015, 17:22

Hi

We are in Port Vecchio 22-25 August and I am looking for advice from anyone who knows any good camp sites in the region where you can put up a small tent and swim on a lovely beach.

There are a lot of camp sites on the internet but they all want you to hire a bungalow/house, etc.

Do you have any suggestions???

thanks in advance
Ian

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Ian



Gaffr

Posted: Wed, Aug 12, 2015, 20:14

After coming from the hills we stayed a couple of days at the U Pirellu camping which had a wee swimming pool. Since the area around Porto Vecchio looked a bit grotty we managed to hitch a lift to the beach at Cala Rossa which is very strict allowing no picnic on the sands but the water there is superb. Very close to seemingly a very smart holiday hotel. Anyway the person who gave us a lift to CR spent the day with some friends and then ran us back to the camping.
Porto Vecchio is also not far...bus available...from Pinarellu camping where we have also stayed after our first trip to the GR20....beach and swimming there.

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Gaffr



Turnertactics
moderator

Posted: Mon, Aug 17, 2015, 13:01

Ian

I can vouch for U Pinarellu. Nice campsite. Fantastic beach. There was another near the headland (Camping California - it's on Google Maps), which was supposedly on a naturist beach!

There's a Navette until the end of August: http://www.corsicabus.org/busPVecchio/PVE_Pinarello.html

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Alan



Garry

Posted: Sun, Dec 18, 2016, 18:02

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bryanc90

Posted: Fri, Aug 10, 2018, 21:26

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