Activities on site

Whether you are creative, athletic,  “like a duck to water” or more of a petanque player, you will find outdoor activities made for you. Just let it go… relax and enjoy our domain of 10 hectares. Nature is everywhere. To resume, visit new places, live new experience, share moments with family and friends and take some time for you… It is your ” parenthèse”.

Fun & creative activities

Kids Club

From Monday to Sunday (except wednesdays and saturdays), our entertainment team offers fun and creative activities for children from 6years old: painting, DIY, treasure hunt, board games, dart, molki… without forgetting our animals at the mini farm! Depending on team ideas and children wishes, activities can vary a lot! We like to think that everything is possible…

Kids club is free. Let’s meet at 10am not later, behind the restaurant, in front of the blue door with a little heart in its center.


10 hectares, plenty of space for everyone to express himself. Many infrastructures are at your disposal.

If tennis is your thing, you can borrow tennis raquets and balls in exchange for a deposit of 20€. To play on the tennis court, please book it at reception previously (5€/hour). If you need a sparing partner or some improvement lessons, take appointment at reception too.

  • Petanque ground near the restaurant
  • Beach volleyball field on the beach by the lake
  • Soccer field. Sportsmen’s meeting point at 10am every morning!
  • Ping pong table
  • Badminton net

And for the little ones …

  • Playground with swings and slides
  • Sandbox .. and bench sand beach
  • La P’tite marchande .. your child becomes a grocer and has fun with his little customers!
  • Paddling pool by the pool
  • Small wooden cabin in La Parenthèse Bois


Joggers can enjoy the area and the lake for a nature jog; Walkers will enjoy our numerous walks in the surroundings. But if you rather laze at the pool or on the white sand, the snack is open everyday until




Mulan, Coquelicot, Blacky, Chantilly & Myrtille our goats, Ginger & Grey, the chookies, will delight your children. You can give bread or vegetables peelings to them.

Extra activities

Every week, in July & August, qualified providers will entertain you by offering activities and discoveries related to relaxation, creation, and leisure.

Hatha Yoga

Hatha Yoga with our state-certified yoga teacher Julie Guerguerian.
Once or twice a week, Julie will be your Hatha Yoga teacher. This energizing, fluid and graceful practice strengthens the body and circulates energy. Hatha yoga is a yoga that is both gentle and invigorating, relaxing and invigorating, sometimes demanding but respectful of the individual level.
To let go, the appointment is given on the beach facing the lake …

Bookings at reception
1h30 lesson in English & French 15€, mattress provided

Introduction to fishing

Introduction to fishing with a qualified fishing guide
We have been working for 4 years with Esprit Pêche Nature and its state-certified fishing guide. In July and August, Jonathan offers an introductory carp fishing session. An activity from 6 years … and why not sharing it with your child and learn all about fishes and nature, their food, their life, the flora of the lake and all the small insects present in this eco-system .. a real fun and educational activity !

Bookings at reception (1 English session + 1 French one every week). 20€ /2h gear provided)

Pony ride

Pony ride in the campsite with our partner. This team offers a 20 minutes walk in the campsite (children between 2 and 12 years old). Poneys are led by parents. Children can also take time to take care of them is wished.
For the more experienced, you can directly go to the Horse ride place. Beginner outings, semi confirmed and confirmed riders who like to enjoy a lesson or an outside trek.

Bookings at reception 8€

African massage

Edoxie Lemarchand, owner of the Delwende Massage Salon in Villeréal, is pleased to bring her awesome massage service to the campsite where we have a dedicated massage room. So you can, without going out, have fun and relax.

Everyday on demand
Bookings at reception.
60h /1 hour

Painting workshop

Painting workshop with a passionate painter, Marcella offers an acrylic painting animation on canvas for children from 6 years old and adults .. alone or in pairs, this is an opportunity to share a creative moment with your child. Apprentice painters will create work from scratch or according to a model under the advice of the animators. Paint and materials are provided

Bookings at reception. 17,50€/2h 


Eight times this summer, a circus company comes to La Parenthèse. Next to the tennis court,  they will perform and present their animals and talents to our guests.. a true good moment with your family…

8€, Tickets available directly there

A must !

Every week, Have one or two unforgettable evenings with your family around the campfire by the lake and enjoy some grilled chamallows !

around the campsite

Want to discover surroundings ?

Less than an hour from La Parenthèse, many options are available to you: you are rather curious, athletic, gourmet… Find here a small selection of the “la crème de la crème”… the list is not exhaustive !

Discover the region


Aquatic activities for all

The pool area Like a fish in water
Fishing lake Fishing but no kill !