Do you dream of nature and comfort? The Ariege 3* La Roucateille campsite welcomes you all year round in an exceptional green setting. Take pleasure in discovering the true values of camping thanks to our welcoming and dynamic team. Take advantage of our environment to relax or take part in new activities. Our spacious pitches will provide you with the well-being you need. Whether you are in a tent, caravan or mobile home, each of you will fully enjoy your stay in Ariège, land of Occitanie.
La Roucateille: Ariege 3* campsite
Whether you are with friends or family, our campsite welcomes you all year round, in a friendly and family atmosphere. On site, you will enjoy discovering all the activities and services available to you. Ideally located on an area of 1.6 ha, our Ariege la Roucateille campsite invites you to discover its little corner of paradise.
Bordered by a magnificent municipal park, you will find everything you need for a pleasant holiday. Our pitches are well marked out and planted with trees, so as to offer you maximum comfort. Whether you are in a tent, caravan, camping car or rental, you will take full advantage of the green nature and the calm it offers.
Walks and hikes, on foot or by bike, starting from the campsite!
In , we invite you to come and discover all the great new features of the campsite: Premium Cottages of 40m2 fully equipped with their 27m2 terrace, a Wine Bar to come and taste wines and tapas from the region, and a swimming pool heated outdoor area which will offer you a magnificent view of the Ariège mountains!
Also, a multitude of small services will make your stay a moment of tranquility and well-being: delivery of fresh bread and pastries every morning, WIFI throughout the campsite with a free connection for all pitches, rental of electric bikes, appliances for mini pancakes or raclette, barbecues, planchas, and much more…
In short, our campsite is a haven of peace and happiness where you will enjoy settling down for a weekend or vacation. Our teams are available and at your disposal to offer you the best service. Whether you come for mountain activities or to recharge your batteries, each of you will enjoy spending time on our beautiful land of Ariège.
We wish you an exceptional holiday at La Roucateille!
All the advantages of camping in Ariege
Coming to spend a holiday in Ariège means exposing yourself to large green spaces, to mountains as far as the eye can see, but also to the vestiges of the past that will take you back in time. The many activities that await you on site will not fail to seduce you. Whether you are a lover of thrills, sport or simply idleness, you will find what you are looking for with us. We have selected, just for you, all the must-see places in our magnificent department of the Occitan region, but also all the activities that you can discover or rediscover.
Our little extra: beautiful walks and hikes to do from the campsite!
Ariege tourism : all the visits and activities to discover
Whether you are between adults or with children, the Ariège will conquer your heart. This splendid department of Occitania will amaze you with its beauty and richness. History buffs will enjoy visiting its various castles. Those of Foix, Montségur, Roquefixade or Lagarde are waiting for you! Do you like caves? Those of Lombrives, Niaux, Bedeilhac, Aguzou, or even the underground river of Labouiche should satisfy you. Architecture enthusiasts, meanwhile, will enjoy strolling through the alleys of the old towns admiring their half-timbered houses. Mirepoix or even Saint-Lizier should please you! Nature lovers will not be left out with breathtaking landscapes. Indeed, the incredible Regional Natural Park of the Ariège Pyrenees will amaze you. You are athletic ? You will be won over by the many activities that Ariege Tourisme offers, whatever your level. From easy hiking to parachute jumping, through an introduction to caving, trout fishing or even canyoning, you will have a stay rich in emotions. All this, in a friendly atmosphere thanks to the authenticity and sense of hospitality of the Occitans. From now on, book your stay and come and enjoy this life that is just waiting for you! The region is accessible by car, train and even by plane. You don’t like the sun and prefer snowy landscapes? Never mind ! Rent a mobile home at La Roucateille campsite in Ariège in winter, enjoy our beautiful nature all year round!
Must-see cities to discover
By spending your holidays at La Roucateille campsite, in the heart of Ariège, you will be only 5 minutes from Foix and 1 hour from Andorra. The geographical position of our department makes it a significant asset for discovering new landscapes. Here are some unmissable places that you can discover with friends or family:
This is the village in the center of which our Ariege 3* campsite is located. Take the time to walk along the banks of the river that crosses this village and to stroll through its narrow streets. Finally, be sure to visit the living museum of the Forges de Pyrène which will reveal the secrets of trades of yesteryear.
You will enjoy strolling through its shopping streets and admiring its imposing castle which observes you from the top of its rocky peak.
It is a typical town of the region where walking around is very pleasant. Go and meet its traders and taste the regional products.
This small principality is best known for its duty-free sales, but it offers much more to the tourists who visit it. The famous Pas de la Casa, but also Canillo, Soldeu or the historical site of Les Bons will delight you.
Historical places to visit
If you are a history buff, you will be captivated by the historic cities, castles and caves. Did you know that in the Middle Ages, Ariège was a Cathar hotspot? This religion was considered heresy by the Church and the Counts of Foix are renowned for having helped the persecuted by protecting them. If this history, that of your ancestors, interests you, here are some places that you should not miss under any circumstances:
The castle of Foix. Located 5 minutes from the Ariege La Roucateille campsite, it was the stronghold of the emblematic Gaston Foebus. Completely renovated in 2019, it now has a 2,000 m² museum and offers participatory workshops to practice archery and crossbow! You will enjoy discovering this place with your children!
Niaux cave. With a height of 55 m and a width of 50 m, it contrasts completely with the reception building located at its entrance. Inside the cave, there are no reproductions, but real paintings from prehistoric times. In short, it should appeal to the youngest, as well as the oldest.
The castle of Roquefixade. This castle was a high place of resistance for the Cathars considered heretics by the Church. You can visit it for free all year round.
Mirepoix. You will enjoy discovering the alleys of this charming town. In this historic medieval town, every Monday, on the main square, find one of the largest markets in the region.
Saint-Lizier and its Bishops’ Palace. The palace was recently renovated. You will take pleasure in rediscovering the history of the city, from Roman times to the present day. It will appeal to all generations combined thanks to touch devices that have been installed in several places.
The cave of Lombrives. It is the largest cave in Europe. The internal rooms are connected by many galleries will impress you!
The castle of Montsegur. Last Cathar bastion, this castle is steeped in history. During the summer, take part in a guided tour and relive the history of France during the Middle Ages.
Cave of Bedeilhac. The largest cave in Europe, it served as a warehouse during the Second World War. On the spot, paintings and modelings of 16 000 years await you. It has been listed as a Historic Monument since 1929.
Sports activities adapted to all levels
Whatever your age and your sporting level, you will have no problem finding the activity you like! First of all, it is useful to remember that the Ariege La Roucateille campsite is located on the edge of the Pyrénées Ariégeoises Natural Park. This magnificent natural park is a privileged space for nature lovers. You can organize walks, bike rides and discover an exceptional panorama. Do you want to discover new sensations? Here are some activities you might enjoy:
Introduction to caving
at the abyss of Port de l’Hers or in the caves of Siech or Vicdessos.
Cani-rando and cani-kart.
Our partner Angaka, offers a hike with their sled dogs on the Beille plateau which is located at an altitude of 1800m and which offers a beautiful space for walks and hikes in the open air.
in Vicdessos. This activity is accessible to beginners. Just bring a good pair of sneakers.
for all levels. You will discover hikes from the Ariege La Roucateille campsite.
All Terrain Scooter
With our partner service provider Trott’ Occitanie, Denis will make you discover Ariège differently!
In summer in the heated swimming pool of our campsite, we will offer you aquagym sessions.
The network of “greenways” allows you to travel freely throughout the Ariège department. You don’t have a bike? Rent some! Our campsite offers electric bikes for rent.
through our mountain trails. You can benefit from courses to bring you up to speed. We also invite you to discover the famous Montgailhard trail!
in the Artigue, Marc or Argensou canyon.
At the fish farms of Surba and Montferrier, discover this activity with family or friends!
in Surba. Throw yourself into the void from a height of 70 m. Sensations guaranteed!
With our service provider “Atout Voltige”, Jérémy invites you to discover our mountains on horseback.
in Pamiers les Pujols or in Saint-Girons. Dive into the void at an altitude of more than 3,000 m in the company of an experienced instructor.
in Surba. Is it your first time? Do not hesitate to test the tandem flight in the company of an instructor. A unique opportunity to discover Ariège from above.
at Mercus or at Montbel (water-skiing, swimming, pedal boats and water games).
Discovery of the ornithological fauna
in Montbel and at the Domaine des Oiseaux de Mazères.
As you can see, Ariège offers you many possibilities. All this without counting that our campsite is open 365 days a year. You will have the opportunity to discover the joys of winter sports and admire the snow covering our beautiful mountainous landscapes. To take advantage of this, do not hesitate to ask about our top-of-the-range mobile home rentals which will allow you to spend your holidays in an idyllic setting, whatever the season. Thanks to their thermal insulation, their double glazing and their electric heating, you will not fear negative temperatures! Our teams remain at your service all year round to satisfy you and offer you the best holidays.
Camping Ariège heated swimming pool and services
With its 71 pitches and mobile home rentals, our Ariege la Roucateille campsite invites you for a rejuvenating and exotic stay in an authentic, family setting. Discover all the comfort you need, in a structure on a human scale with many services and facilities.
Our goal is to make your vacation unforgettable by combining the joys of camping with the comforts of home. All this without counting the idyllic setting of our beautiful Ariège. Indeed, the campsite is located very close to a communal wood and runs along a stream which gives it all its charm. We have chosen to favor space and nature. For this reason, the majority of our pitches are larger than 80 m².
In our campsite, we make every effort to offer you a relaxing and soothing living environment for a successful holiday! Note that our facilities are accessible to people with reduced mobility. Finally, we accept our animal friends, on the condition that they are kept on a leash and that their vaccination record is up to date.
Campsite Ariege La Roucateille 3*
By coming on vacation to our beautiful department of Ariège, you are choosing nature and wide open spaces.
This is the reason why we have decided to preserve the natural aspect of the campsite and to allow you to make the most of this greenery. Our campsite is a real landscaped and flowery park.
By coming to us, you benefit from plots with an area of 80 to 180 m². Each space is covered with grass and is delimited by hedges and trees of multiple varieties.
They will bring you all the peace and privacy you need to enjoy your vacation.
Ariege La Roucateille campsite: equipment and infrastructure
Always with the aim of serving you better and responding to your requests, here is the equipment and infrastructure that we make available to you:
- Heated swimming pool with mountain views. To recharge your batteries and allow you to benefit from the mild water temperatures, whether you come in spring, summer or autumn.
- Wine bar. Ideal place to enjoy local drinks accompanied by tapas from the region!
- 1 free Wi-Fi connection per pitch throughout the campsite!
- Motorhome station open all year round at Ariège la Roucateille campsite.
- Sanitary areas with showers, sinks, dishwashing tubs, washhouses and toilets. Our system has been completely renovated recently to meet current standards. Hygiene being our priority, you will find clean and maintained places every day! Everything is accessible to people with reduced mobility. In addition, you have a space for babies.
- Washbasins in the cabin with hot water.
- Washer and dryer. They are available with the use of tokens that you can get at the reception of the Ariege la Roucateille campsite.
- Common room of 50 m² . To meet and share friendly moments!
- Video projector and meeting room. In particular for the organization of family events or professional seminars.
- Playground for children from 5 to 12 years old: slide, spring game, seesaw.
- Boulodrome for all our petanque lovers!
- Self-service equipped kitchen with its sheltered terrace. No more meals on the go in front of the tent canvas! Now you can cook for yourself and your loved ones.
Campsite in Ariege: Our services
All these infrastructures are accompanied by various services that we make available to you. Our goal is to offer you comfortable holidays in a serene atmosphere.
We will do our best to:
- Listening to you and meeting your expectations
- Offer you a green, natural and authentic setting
- Guaranteeing you comfort, whatever your type of accommodation
- To offer you the best services and infrastructures
- Be accessible to people with disabilities
The different services of our campsite in Ariege
- The reception is open every day and the caretaker is there to welcome you when the reception is closed. Also, we can be reached on the campsite’s telephone number from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. We welcome both groups and individuals.
- Internet access 1 FREE WIFI connection per pitch!
- Tourist information, reservation of visits, distribution of guides and other tourist materials.
- Walks and hikes from and around the campsite.
- Collection and distribution of mail
- Convenience store offering local and regional products.
- Delivery of fresh bread and pastries every morning, all year round!
- Shuttle to Foix station (on request by telephone 48 hours before your arrival). Bus and minibus 1 minute walk from the campsite! Town hall of Montgailhard towards Foix.
- Rental of electric bikes. Our bikes are designed and manufactured in France. We chose them for their reliability, performance and comfort. Thanks to them, you can easily climb and make long runs. Their autonomy varies from 30 to 60 km. For information, several circuits are available from the campsite.
- Boulodrome and playground for children!
- Common room to meet around a fireplace in winter, and for a barbecue in summer!
- Night watch. You can sleep soundly. Our caretaker Fred and his dog Xena are here!
- Heated outdoor swimming pool with mountain views in an outdoor relaxation area!
- Wine Bar with tasting of regional Wines and Tapas. Charcuterie boards, cheeses, foie gras…
Shops around the Ariege La Roucateille campsite
Our location is ideal since you will find everything you need within a radius of only a few kilometers around our campsite. Many local shops are at your disposal. Count 5 minutes to have access to the various necessary services, such as: bakery, delicatessen, pharmacy, post office and supermarkets.
Campsite Ariege: group reception
Our La Roucateille campsite is the ideal place to organize all your events. From gatherings of campers to sporting events, through stays with family or friends, we are here to help you organize everything in the best conditions (visit our Our History page). Our experience, combined with your expectations, will allow you to optimize your gatherings and offer the best to all participants. It could not be easier ! We offer to accommodate groups of up to 50 people. On site, we take care of, at your convenience:
We reserve pleasant pitches close to each other that will allow you to find yourself easily at any time.
Breakfast, aperitif dinners, themed meals, etc. We can organize your meals, according to your needs and desires.
By bus or minibus. We can organize museum visits, outings to local artisans, day trips. Our team is ready to meet all your expectations to help you discover our beautiful region of Ariège.
We put at your disposal our 50 m² room that you can use, according to your needs.
You will also benefit from all the services of the campsite, whether it is the outdoor heated swimming pool, the grocery store, the bar area, the bowling alley, the playground, the sanitary area, etc. Do not hesitate to contact us and we will study your project together, with a view to offering the best stay to your group.
Ariege mobile home campsite: our rentals / Campsite pitches
Do you like Ariège? Do you like the activities, services and infrastructure of our Ariege campsite, but would you like to find the comfort of an open-air hotel? Why not rent a mobile home? In this way, you combine the comfort of an interior and the activities of Roucateille! Today, we offer you eight models of mobile homes that can accommodate from one to six people and range from 25 to 40 m². All our rentals are fully equipped and comfortable, they all have a parking space for one vehicle and a free WIFI connection for one device.
You are in a motorhome, caravan, van or tent, take a well-being break at Camping Ariège La Roucateille, accessible whatever the size of your traveling companion!
All our pitches are delimited by plant hedges, and they are shaded.
They offer 16 Amp electrical connections, to European standards.
We have a sanitary block open all year round, and accessible to people with reduced mobility. It is also equipped with a washing machine and a dryer.
For your comfort, in , take advantage of a new motorhome station which is accessible all year round! We also offer fridge and barbecue rental on your pitch if you wish!
- Bedrooms: 2 or 3 depending on the rentals, with comfortable bedding, duvets and pillows; rental of sheets and towels in addition!
- Electric heaters: Ideal for your winter stays in the mountains.
- Reversible air conditioning: depending on the rental.
- Refrigerator with freezer compartment
- Equipped kitchen: with crockery and kitchen equipment.
- Kitchen essentials: coffee maker, kettle, toaster, microwave and refrigerator.
- Bathroom: with shower and sink.
- Separate toilets
- Barbecue, planchas, raclette or mini-pancakes: available for hire at the reception of the Ariege La Roucateille campsite.
- Covered wooden terrace: Ideal for enjoying meals with friends or family outdoors.
- Outdoor kitchen: on the terrace of certain mobile homes, to try it is to adopt it!!!
- Free Wifi Internet: 1 connection per pitch.
- Pitches: the majority of our pitches measure between 80 and 180 m².
- Delimitation: by hedges and trees of multiple varieties.
- Common room of 50 m²: to meet and share convivial moments!
- Sanitary areas with showers, sinks, dishwashing tubs, washhouses and toilets
- Washing machine and dryer: these are available with the use of tokens.
- Cabins: showers and sinks with hot water.
- Playground for children from 5 to 12 years old: slide, spring game, seesaw.
- Barbecue, planchas, raclette or mini pancakes: available for hire at the reception of the Ariege La Roucateille campsite.
- Boulodrome: for all our petanque lovers!
- Motorhome station: open all year round.
- Free Wifi Internet: 1 connection per pitch.
Whether it’s a discovery or a habit for you, the camping pitch or the mobile home is the best means of accommodation for a serene and comfortable holiday. Our team is uncompromising on the quality of its services. Hygiene is one of our priorities. After each departure, the mobile homes are completely cleaned. For information, pets are allowed on all pitches and on the terrace of the mobile home under certain conditions. The vaccination record must be up to date and only animals kept on a leash are tolerated. Category 1 & 2 animals are prohibited.
Buying a mobile home camping: the complete guide to buying
Do you dream of becoming an owner? Do you want to enjoy exceptional family moments in your second home? Buying a mobile home campsite is the ideal solution! By meeting our teams, you will have the opportunity to make your dream come true. First of all, it is important to know all the advantages of such a purchase. Here is a non-exhaustive list :
- Become an owner. By buying a mobile home, you become the owner of a second home at a much more attractive price than that of a house in Ariège.
- The quality of the mobile home. All of our products are top of the line. In this way, you enjoy all the comfort you need.
- Year-round residence. Our campsite is open 365 days a year. So you can enjoy it all year round.
- Subletting. By subletting it during periods when you are absent, you make your purchase profitable and reduce the amount of your monthly payments.
- Camping. By benefiting from a mobile home at the Ariege la Roucateille campsite, you benefit from all the services and all the infrastructures available on site.
- Leasing. Thanks to leasing, you benefit from reduced monthly payments to become an owner.
Do not hesitate any longer and contact our teams to define your needs. Go there and choose the model that suits you, as well as its location. Thanks to our experience and our good advice, we bring you a turnkey solution. All you have to do is move into your second home and enjoy the pleasures offered by your new life as an owner.
Book at La Roucateille, campsite in Ariege
For all your reservations, nothing could be simpler! Everything is done with a single click, online. You will receive your confirmation within minutes. To consult the prices of our pitches, as well as those of mobile home rentals, take the time to consult our tariff page. To welcome groups or a personalized reception, do not hesitate to contact us directly by telephone or send us an email. We are at your disposal and we will be happy to meet your expectations, in order to offer you the best services.
Nature lovers, history buffs or a nap lover in the shade of the trees, you will enjoy spending your holidays in our beautiful department of the Occitan region. In our company, you will discover the true values of camping.
Our entire team wishes you a pleasant stay in our Ariege 3* la Roucateille campsite. Hope to meet you !
Frequently Asked Questions
Where is your Camping Ariege La Roucateille ?
Open all year round. The camping ariege La Roucateille is located in Montgailhard, direct access to 5 minutes from Foix in ariege pyrenees, 1h from Toulouse and 1h from Pas de la Case and Andorra in the middle of greenery. The great air !
What are the popular attractions near Camping Ariege La Roucateille?
Foix Castle and other Cathar castles, Pyrenees Forges, Great sites of Ariège, Prehistoric caves, Underground river of Labouiche, Outdoor activities, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Motorcycling, Local markets, Mercus water sports centre, Multisports fields, Playgrounds...
Is the campsite open all year round?
The campsite is open all year round for rental and camper pitches.
How can I book?
Either via the website or by contacting us directly on + 33 5.61.64.05.92 between 9am and 7pm, 7 days a week.
From how many nights can we book?
In pitch: In low or high season, a minimum of 1 night is required.
In renting: In the low season, minimum 1 night. During school holidays and bank holidays, minimum 2 nights. In high season, reservations are for a minimum of 7 nights with an arrival and departure day on Saturday. IMPORTANT : whatever the period, on last minute bookings, it is possible to book 1 or 2 nights depending on availability, by phoning + 33 05.61.64.05.92.
How can I pay for my trip?
We accept several means of payment:
By credit card: directly on the website or by phone.
By bank transfer : contact us on 05 61.64.05.92 to obtain our IBAN.
By cheque : you can send a cheque to the order of " Camping Ariège La Roucateille " to the address of the campsite
to the campsite address (15 rue du Pradal 09330 Montgailhard).
By holiday vouchers: by post to the campsite address by registered or recorded delivery.
When can I pay the balance of my stay?
The balance of your stay must be paid in full at least one month before your arrival.
What are the arrival and departure times for camping/renting?
For rentals, arrivals are from 16:00 and departures before 10:00.
For camping pitches, arrivals are from 12:00 and departures before 11:00.
Even if the rental is only available at 4pm can I arrive earlier?
Yes you can, you will be allowed access to the facilities (swimming pool, playground, wine bar). This is also the case on the day of your departure, you will have access to the facilities for the day once you have checked out.
Do babies count in the capacity of the mobile home?
Yes, it counts as a person in its own right and therefore in the capacity of the mobile home, which must not be exceeded under any circumstances for the purposes of rental insurance.
Can I choose my location or pitch?
Yes, we can let you choose your accommodation or camping pitch number according to availability, at a rate of 30€ / stay and / pitch.
How do I access my online booking?
You have made your reservation online or by telephone, and you wish to find your reservation to consult it or to pay for your stay: click on "find my reservation" or "pay for my stay" at the bottom of the website, enter your name (the name of the reservation) as well as your reservation number provided in the reservation e-mail or letter sent by the campsite (e.g.: U20210102DUPONT...).
Can I cancel my stay and get a refund?
Full details of the cancellation guarantee are available at this page.
Will there be someone to welcome us if we arrive after the reception has closed?
Will there be someone to welcome us if we arrive after the reception has closed?
Is it possible to hire baby equipment?
Yes, we offer a BB kit for 5€ per night including a high chair, a cot with mattress and waterproof sheet, and a bathtub.
Are the rentals equipped with air conditioning?
Yes, some of them have a reversible air conditioning.
For more information, consult the descriptions of the rentals or contact us at 05.61.64.05.92
Is it possible to take the final cleaning option once on site?
Yes, you can add the final cleaning of your rental at the time of booking, or up to 48 hours before your departure by asking directly at the reception. The cleaning package is charged at 60€.
Is it possible to add a tent next to a rental?
Yes, as long as the rental capacity is not exceeded.
Are barbecues allowed?
Yes, you can have barbecues outside your mobile homes but they are strictly forbidden on the terraces.
We offer them for hire at a price of 5€/day.
Do you rent fridges?
Yes, we offer a fridge rental for camping pitches at 5€/day.
Remember to book it in advance so that it can be installed on your pitch before your arrival.
Are dogs and cats allowed on the campsite / in the accommodation?
Yes, except for category 1 and 2 dogs: attack, guard and defence dogs.
Animals must be kept on a lead. Also, you must bring the animal's health record and have the vaccinations up to date.
Pets are allowed on the campsite and are charged at 5€/day/pet.
They are accepted on the pitches and on the terrace of some of the chalets, except for Cottages Lugano, Cottages Premium and Cottages Grand Confort.
Do you rent mobile homes by the month or by the year?
Yes, quotation on request and possibility to buy a mobile home on the campsite.
Which campsites in Ariege offer mobile home rental?
We can offer you several mobile home rentals at different prices depending on the range chosen.
Can I swim in the river next to the campsite?
No. A heated swimming pool (new in 2021) is available on the campsite if you wish to swim.
There is also a water sports centre located 15 minutes from the campsite.
Are there mosquitoes on the campsite?
No. The river is flowing and therefore not stagnant, so mosquitoes are not present in our area.
Do you have a system for emptying waste water available to your customers?
Yes, we have a motorhome emptying station available on the campsite. It has been completely refurbished in 2021: water filling, waste water emptying, high-pressure water jet for washing the motorhome, and an inflation station for tyre pressure.
Free of charge for our guests, and €5 for guests not staying at the campsite.
Is the campsite secure?
There is a fence around the campsite, which makes it very safe for children.
Also, there is a barrier at the entrance to the campsite and only the campsite's guests can enter.
Finally, our caretaker is on the campsite, and an emergency number is available 24 hours a day.
What are the best campsites in Ariege?
They all have their charm and we invite you to come to our beautiful region.
We have been elected for the year 2020 Best Camping Ariège by the magazine << ça m'intéresse>>.
Which campsite to choose in Ariege?
Our campsite has a wide range of services to suit your needs, visit our website to find out more.
Which campsites in Ariege are on offer?
We have special offers all year round!
To find out more, contact us, or follow us on social networks at " Camping Ariège La Roucateille ".