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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 , the nightly rate is €14,- 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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  • 14
  • 3102
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Average rating: 8.2

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Bastiaensen Rudolf, on this campsite in September 2019


Travelling party: Seniors

Prachtig ruim gelegen camping in de bossen en aan een riviertje waarin men goed kan baden. ongelooflijk goed restaurant, waar door de eigenaar van de camping lekkere gerechten worden geleverd. Niets is te veel. De prijs is ongelooflijk laag voor de geleverde diensten.

Anoniem, on this campsite in September 2019


Travelling party: Seniors

Fijne camping om heerlijk rustig te kamperen met een tent. Gelegen aan een riviertje met een prachtige waterval. Vriendelijke eigenaar met een bijzonder gevoel voor humor. Op loopafstand van het centrum met een gezellige boulevard en werkelijk prachtig strand. Met goed weer is dit een absolute aanrader in ook nog eens een schitterende groene natuur.

Eric Ludlow, on this campsite in September 2019


Travelling party: Seniors

Excellent site, but whatever your sat nav says, do not turn off the main road until you see the camping sign! Really enjoyed our stay here, but marked it down on staff friendliness because of one person - the owner\'s son. He has the charm of Basil Fawlty and the skills of Manuel. And sadly he was behind the bar during our stay... A brief illustrative anecdote - we ordered our meal and a bottle of wine our first night. Five minutes later, no wine. Queried with Basil - \'what\'s the matter with you, you\'re on holiday you can wait ten minutes\'. Sat down, asked again five minutes later - \'we have no glasses\'. So I fetched my own... Later that evening another unfortunate went to ask where his dinner was, ordered at 7.30 (this was was 9.00). No apology, just took his order again. The guy may have mental health issues, but he really shouldn\'t be allowed front of house. By contrast, Geoff and his partner in the restaurant were charm and efficiency personified. But after all that, site still highly recommended!

Jeffrey Aylott, on this campsite in July 2019


Travelling party: Seniors

Great site. Lots of space, pitch up where you wish. Grass and trees make a very pleasant setting. Great walks around the roads and tracks near the campsite. Easy cycling along the paths all the way up the coast. Easy walk into town. Great value.

Nina Dally, on this campsite in June 2019


Travelling party: Couple

Only stopped 2 nights here, but good clean facilities. No marked pitches which we like, under the trees. Ate at the restaurant first night and had a superb sword fish.

CT, on this campsite in June 2019


Travelling party: Family with children <4 years

Das war der günstigste Platz unserer Reise in Portugal. Wir haben den Platz im Juni für 2 Nächte genutzt. Auf dem Platz gibt es Bereiche mit und ohne Schatten. Am Rande fließt ein kleiner Bach. Keine Parzellen, der Betreiber entscheidet, wer sich wo hinstellen kann und ist stets vor Ort gewesen. Die Sanitäranlagen waren schon etwas älter aber sauber. Auf dem Platz gibt es auch ein Restaurant, welches wir aber nicht genutzt haben. Hunde sind wilkommen. Wer keinen Schnick Schnack braucht ist hier richtig. Guter Platz für diverse Ausflugsziele in der Umgebung.

John Elsworth, on this campsite in June 2019


Travelling party: Couple

At first sight not too impressed but actually a really nice site. Cycle paths nearby that are off road to local town. Pick your own place not necessarily marked put plenty of room. Toilets clean. Didn’t use the restaurant. Beautiful beaches nearby and supermarket walkable.

WIL .van. Hoof, on this campsite in May 2019


Travelling party: Seniors

camping was voor ons moeilijk te vinden.adres en of coördinaten moeilijk in te brengen in tom tom ,
veel troep van eucalyptusbomen en hoog gras.
wifi gratis en goed
sanitair goed en schoon.
geen brood service .
geen bar open in mei.
rustige camping.
dit was voor ons een doorgangscamping.

William Adshead, on this campsite in May 2019


Travelling party: Couple

Whatever you do, DO NOT follow sat nav directions from the N305. The R. de Santa Luzia is completely unsuitable for a motorhome. Instead, access the site from the N13(signposted).
This is a pleasant, quiet site with good security. The owner is friendly but doesn’t speak much English. However, there is a young lad about in the evenings who speaks very good English. Large sandy beach within walking distance and a supermarket nearby (about 15mins walk). The walk into the local town with a few restaurants/bars/shops takes about 30 mins on a level board walk avoiding busy roads. WiFi is good, sanitation blocks clean and all in good working order.
I am happy to recommend this site.

Gérard CAMPOS, on this campsite in May 2019


Travelling party: Seniors

Enfin un vrai camping nature ! Ici, pas de jeux d\'eau pour les enfants ni de restaurant-bar mais la nature. Au bord d\'une rivière où on peut se baigner et à 2kms de la plage du village, il offre des sanitaires propres avec papier dans les WC. L\'accueil y est sympathique et le rapport qualité/prix imbattable.


General information

Period of opening *
15-04-2020 till 30-09-2020
4 ha
Number of touring pitches

* The opening period may vary due to the measures surrounding the coronavirus.

** Amenities in bold are not included in the overnight price. Some may need to be paid for. (This does not imply that all amenities not in bold are free!)

Popular amenities
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
  • Caravans allowed
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
  • Mobile internet
    • Type:3G
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
At the reception
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card:Amex | Diners Club | MasterCard | Visa Card
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
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:charcoal | gas
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
Water and toilet facilities
  • Showers: hot water
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Standard toilets
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
  • Showers: cold water
  • Washbasins: cold water
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)
  • Dryers
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant (limited choice)
    • period:01-06/15-09
  • Bar
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
  • River/stream swimming (max. 0.1 km)
  • Sandy beach
  • Rocky coastline
Sports and play
  • Table tennis table
  • Children's playground: small
Recreation (adults)
  • Games room
  • Television
Ground and vegetation
  • Grass
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
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 in the vicinity (< 10 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 the woods
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity:6 ampère
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds


The weather on this campsite

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

Weather forecast


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Max. 13.1° 16.3° 16.7° 15.8° 16.7° 16.9° 16.4°
Min. 9.4° 7.3° 8.6° 7.1° 8.8° 7.2° 7.3°
Precipitation 85% 50% 5% 20% 25% 10% 10%
Wind direction S ZO E ZO E E NO
Wind speed 3 2 2 1 2 2 2


  • 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 Âncora. Approach campsite via coastal road N13 Caminha-Viana do Castelo. At traffic lights turn inland and follow signs. Don't use SatNav.



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