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Parque de Campismo do Paço ***

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Parque de Campismo do Paço is a campsite with 250 touring pitches. During low season, between 15/04 - 30/06 and 01/09 - 30/09, the nightly rate is €11,- at one of the 250 touring pitches at Parque de Campismo do Paço in Vila Praia de Âncora (Viana do Castelo). At this campsite you can not only use your CampingCard ACSI for inexpensive camping, you can also use your ACSI Club ID (as an alternative ID).

An ideal campsite for those seeking relaxation, located on the Rio Âncora with swimming opportunities. Good quality well maintained toilet facilities. Unmarked pitches under eucalyptus trees.

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Detail information about this campsite

General information

Period of opening
15/04 till 30/09
4 ha
Number of touring pitches

* Facilities printed in bold are not included in the overnight rate. Supplementary charges will apply. (This does not mean that facilities which are not printed in bold are free!)

Campsite rules
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
    • length: 12
    • weight: 6000 kg
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card: Amex | Diners Club | MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 1
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ: charcoal | gas
  • WiFi 80-100% coverage
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Groceries: limited selection
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
Popular amenities
  • WiFi 80-100% coverage
  • Caravans allowed
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 1
  • River/stream swimming (max. 0.1 km)
  • Sandy beach
  • Rocky coastline
Ground and vegetation
  • Grass
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
Recreation (adults)
  • Games room
  • Television
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: hot water
  • Washing machine(s)
Situation of campsite
  • Public transport near the camp site (max. 0.5 km)
    • distance: 0,5 km
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance: 8 km
  • Shopping opportunities within %s km
    • distance: 0,5 km
  • Situated on river/stream (max. 0.1 km)
  • Distance to the sea (max. 10 km)
    • distance: 1 km
  • Located in a wood
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 1
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Euro-plug required
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity: 6 ampère
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
Sports and play
  • Table tennis table
  • Children's playground: small
Water and toilet facilities
  • Showers: hot water
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Standard toilets
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
  • Showers: cold water
  • Washbasins: cold water
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Average rating: 8.2

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Janet Taylor, on this campsite in September 2016

Travelling party: Couple


Great campsite. We arrived in their last week of opening so had great choice of where to pitch. Still quite a lot of campers passing through.easy cycling into town but some on the road. Beautiful beaches and a fairly busy town for the end of season. Intermarche supermarket close by .
Very clean toilets and great shower with plenty of hot water. Unfortunately the bar closed on Sunday and the small shop was closed. What value though with electric and great wifi.

Martin Waring, on this campsite in September 2016

Travelling party: Couple


Worth visiting just for the showers. Best showers this side of the Atlantic! Great to wake up with the smell of pine trees.

Lawrence Kenward, on this campsite in June 2016

Travelling party: Couple


A quiet peaceful site, with good clean toilet facilities. River is pretty but there is no room to walk alongside. An easy walk to a large supermarket.

Frans Hopman, on this campsite in June 2016

Travelling party: Seniors


Eenvoudige camping, maar met prima sanitair, dat goed wordt schoongehouden,en geen verdere voorzieningen. Onderhoud aan het terrein liet te wensen over. De camping baas is vriendelijk, maar wel streng over hoe je je caravan moet neerzetten. Omgeving is mooi en strand dichtbij, Ancora leuk plaatsje met een mooie boulevard. Intermarche op 800 m en vers brood te bestellen op de camping. Goeie treinverbinding naar Porto (1,5 uur). Gezien de prijs is deze camping zeker een aanrader.

Brian Maxwell, on this campsite in June 2016

Travelling party: Seniors


It\'s all been said. Nice site, surroundings and staff. fairly casual camping in woods. 15/20 slow walk on flat to supermarket. Another 20 mins to town. Taxi\'s available. Train last town audible at times but not intrusive. A few Portuguese families at weekend,- well it is Portugal. less noise than in Spain. Return visit when in area. Replay nice and a well done to warden Rui.
Big note: Do not let sat have take you off the main road before reaching the traffic lights or you\'ll be in nightmare alley. From lights is cobbled for a bit but plenty wide. just follow the signs and enjoy it.

Sylvie, on this campsite in September 2015

Travelling party: Couple


Camping très facile d\'accès et situé dans 1 endroit très calme avec plage et commerces à proximité. Nous sommes arrivés hier en milieu de journée et les douches n\'ont pas été nettoyées depuis plus de 24 heures. Je l\'ai signalé mais rien n\'a été fait. Il n\'y a aucune hygiène et c\'est vraiment très sale.

Mirjam van Rooij, on this campsite in August 2015

Travelling party: Couple


Mooie camping, rustig gelegen. Het sanitair werd de hele dag door schoongemaakt. Wij waren hier 5345B en in het hoogseizoen en mochten zelf een plaats uitzoeken. De plaatsen zijn niet afgebakend en zeker ruim te noemen. In het restaurant kun je goed eten en beslist niet duur. Brood kon iedere dag besteld worden en afgehaald in het restaurant. In de nabije omgeving zijn mooie uitstapjes te maken. Beslist een aanrader omdat de camping in vergelijking met andere campings in de omgeving niet duur is. Het personeel is zeer vriendelijk en behulpzaam.

I. van Tol-de la Court, on this campsite in June 2015


Deze beoordeling is als enquete afgenomen door onze inspecteur op de camping zelf.

Jan Kuijk, on this campsite in June 2015

Travelling party: Seniors


Toen we zagen dat deze camping maar € 10 per dag kost, hadden we vooraf onze bedenkingen over de kwaliteit. We hebben er ruim een week gestaan en het was heel goed. Ruime plaatsen, schoon sanitair met closetdeksels en WC-papier, restaurant, broodverzorging, gratis WIFi op de hele camping, rust en een mooi terrein. De eigenaar is vriendelijk en correct. Vanuit de camping zijn vele uitstapjes mogelijk,o.m. naar Porto.

Brian, on this campsite in June 2015

Travelling party: Seniors


A lovely campsite with a river alongside. When the gate is open there is access to the river but the approach is steep and dangerous. A short walk gives a much better approach and the river is good for swimming or paddling.
Toilet block very clean at all times.
Only caravans were allowed to park near the river (why?), other than that we could pitch where we wanted. A very peaceful site with friendly and efficient staff and at a great price. Wifi free but you have to search for a good connection..

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  • Parque de Campismo do Paço
    Rua do Paço
    4910-024 / Vila Praia de Âncora

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    41°48'9"N 8°50'52"W
  • A28, exit Moledo/VP Ancora. Approach campsite via coastal road N13 dir. Caminha-Viana do Castelo. At traffic lights turn inland and follow signs. Don't use SatNav.

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The weather on this campsite

Weather forecast


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Max. 26.5° 25.7° 24.6° 22.5° 21.3° 20.1° 19.8°
Min. 15.3° 15.3° 15.4° 13.7° 12.7° 12.6° 11.8°
Precipitation 0% 0% 0% 0% 20% 15% 30%
Wind direction N N ZO NW SW ZO NW
Wind speed 3 2 2 2 2 2 2

Average temperature


Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm) Hours of sunshine
Jan 85% 230 3
Feb 82% 174 5
Mar 74% 155 7
Apr 80% 194 6
May 80% 128 7
Jun 76% 67 9
Jul 78% 46 10
Aug 79% 35 9
Sep 81% 109 7
Oct 85% 237 5
Nov 85% 224 4
Dec 87% 313 3
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