Dutch auto club ANWB has awarded best campsites in Europe and listed best ones from Slovenia and Croatia.
Dutch auto club ANWB has on tourist fair Vakantiebeurs in Utrecht published new camping guide with 9500 campsites and awarded best campsites in Europe - among them best campsites in Slovenia and in Croatia.
ANWB has selected best campsites in four categories. First they nominated 40 campsites, two from Croatia among them. Campsite Lanterna from Poreč was nominated in category 'innovation', while campsite Krk in with best offer of rental.
Dutch campers are very important guests as they make around 250.000 overnights in Slovenian campsites and more than 1.8 million in Croatian camps.
Best Camping in Croatia
Ten Croatian campsites have for season 2018 received best possible marks - 5 points. This mark is composed of tidiness of camping pitches, sanitary facilities and additional services - animation, sports facilities and gastronomic offer. Dutch campers find very important as well swimming pools which brings additional points to the campsites.
Next campsites have received title ANWB Top - mark 5:
ANWB is suggesting their readers to visit Ljubljana, Ptuj, Piran, Bohinj, Bled, stud farm Lipica, Postojna cave and Skocjan caves. They advise camping in Slovenia especially to all lovers of active holidays and hiking, they have mentioned an excellent offer of local wines as well.
From Slovenian campsites the ANWB has exposed the list below - who received 4 and 4+ points:
Dutch lovers of camping has selected campsite Le Sérignan Plage, from south of France as the best one in Europe. They offer arranged and tidy camping pitches, rich offer of rental of mobile homes and tents. They have extensive offer outdoor and indoor swimming pool and children's animation that is diverse for various ages of kids. Camp is well know as well by its wellness arranged in Roman style with pools and massages.
Best campsite for families with small children
Best campsite for families for kids up to 12 years is Dutch campsite De Paal, that is located close to Eindhoven. It is admired due to its rich animation and various types of fun for kids - on sandy playgrounds, outdoor and indoor swimming pools with different water playgrounds and mini zoo. They have as well BMX track, sport terrains for football, basketball, volleyball, fitness, theater and more. Glamping tents and wooden houses can be rented.
Campsite with best offer of rental
In category of campsites with rich offer or rental Spanish camping resort Sangulí Salou won the award. It is located close to town Tarragon and offers 1000 camping pitches and 500 accommodation units that are including thematic settlements - glamping tents and chalets in African style, colorful huts in Caribbean style, wooden houses with straw roof in Polynesia style and Mediterranean mobile homes. Campsite is located along sandy beach and includes five thematic swimming pool complexes with playgrounds and slides, there are even artificial African animals set around.
Award for best innovation in camping
In Dutch campsite De Papilon every year a novelty is prepared to surprise their guests. This year they have in basement arranged a gallery Nolliseum Nollipap that is including works of all world-known painters, for example Van Gogh, Rembrandt, Da Vinci,... All the works have been presented through dialogues that are well-known and familiar to young visitors - as a chat from Whatsapp mobile application.