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Camping Barco Reale

Why Camping Barco Reale?

  • Medium-sized family campsite in the middle of the Tuscan landscape
  • With swimming pool, animation for the kids and parent-child workshops
  • Make a day trip to Florence, Pisa or Lucca

Reviews: Guests love it

Guests love it

8.5
Excellent
  • Swimming Pools
    Excellent
  • Surrounding area
    Excellent
  • Swimming Pools
    Excellent
  • Surrounding area
    Excellent
  • General maintenance of the campsite
    Excellent
  • Campsite staff
    Excellent
  • Quality of the entertainment
    Good
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Campsite information

Camping Barco Reale

Camping Barco Reale; where there are only smiley faces. This medium-sized family campsite sparkles atop the wooded ridge in Montalbano in Tuscany. Yes, the dream image you are now imagining is literally copy-pasted to reality. Due to the wooded and hilly ground, a detour around the campsite is already an experience. Swap soft forest floors for cobblestones and step into the enchanting neighboring village of San Baronto.

  • Everyone enjoys their own piece of Tuscan nature at Camping Barco Reale, where the sun regularly finds its way to your glowing cheeks. Due to its elevated position, your eyes are always treated to an award-winning view of the surrounding mountains.
  • Are you overly flabbergasted by the overwhelming natural beauty? To cool off, take a plunge into the swimming pool at the campsite. And the beautiful view from your camping spot over the mountains? That goes along with you to the pool!
  • At Barco Reale, family is very important. Children do not get tired of dancing, tinkering or playing at the animation club and parents participate in the parent-child cooking classes and workshops.
  • For those who yearn for dreamy panoramas, the higher terrace on the campsite is the holy grail. Here, your eyes glide over the rhythmically undulating Tuscan hills. Because the swimming pools and playgrounds are also in sight, you always keep an eye on your kids.
  • Rumbling stomach? At the campsite, the restaurant, bar, pizzeria and artisanal ice cream parlor delight your taste buds. With the astonishing view over the mountains as a tasty side dish.
  • Would you rather gather your own food? The small camping shop supplies you with fresh traditional Tuscan delicacies. Do you want to know where it comes from? Pick your own fresh vegetables in the vegetable garden at the campsite!

The surrounding of Camping Barco Reale

Barco Reale is a campsite with the location of a palace. Originally, the area was a walled hunting ground of 'the Medici'. This famous and wealthy family picked out the most beautiful spots, highlighting the allure of this area in neon letters. Nowadays, you no longer hunt for pheasants, but for unforgettable holiday memories from Barco Reale. How many do you catch?

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Recommended by our region specialist

"Medium-sized family campsite in an idyllic spot in the Tuscan hills. Make day trips to Tuscan cities such as Florence, Lucca and Pisa or discover the charm of hamlets such as Vinci and Pistoia. All full of history and culture! "

Accommodations offered on this campsite:

Accommodations offered on this campsite:

Swimming & Pools

Swimming and waterfun

  • Swimming pool (outdoor): 2 (31/03/2022 - 26/09/2022)
  • children's pool: 1 (22/04/2022 - 19/09/2022)
  • sunbeds in the pool area are to be paid
  • parasols in the pool area are to be paid
  • Bathing cap mandatory

Extra Water fun

  • waterslide: 1 (22/04/2022 - 19/09/2022)

Facilities

Eating and drinking

  • Take away
  • ice-cream bar
  • restaurant: 1
  • bar

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  • dryer
  • gas barbecue allowed
  • electric barbecue allowed
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Wifi: only in the central area
  • grocery shop
  • charcoal barbecue not allowed
  • laundrette
  • shuttle service to town

Activities & Sports

Sports and Playing

  • table tennis
  • Bike rental
  • football: 1
  • volleyball
  • Playground(s)

Entertainment

Animation

  • entertainment: Italian
  • entertainment for toddlers (30/06/2022 - 30/08/2022)
  • entertainment for children (30/06/2022 - 30/08/2022)
  • entertainment: English
  • Entertainment: Dutch
  • entertainment: German

Ratings & Reviews

8.5
Overall average score of reviews by Vacansoleil guests
  • Swimming Pools
    Excellent
  • Surrounding area
    Excellent
  • General maintenance of the campsite
    Excellent
  • Campsite staff
    Excellent
  • Quality of the entertainment
    Good
  • General standard of the accommodations
    Excellent
  • Restaurant facilities
    Good
  • Play facilities for children
    Good
  • Standard of sanitary buildings
    Excellent
  • Size of the pitches
    Fine
No reviews yet

Ratings & Reviews

8.5
Overall average score of reviews by Vacansoleil guests
  • Swimming Pools
    Excellent
  • Surrounding area
    Excellent
  • General maintenance of the campsite
    Excellent
  • Campsite staff
    Excellent
  • Quality of the entertainment
    Good
  • General standard of the accommodations
    Excellent
  • Restaurant facilities
    Good
  • Play facilities for children
    Good
  • Standard of sanitary buildings
    Excellent
  • Size of the pitches
    Fine
No reviews yet

Surroundings

Barco Reale is a campsite with the location of a palace. Originally, the area was a walled hunting ground of 'the Medici'. This famous and wealthy family picked out the most beautiful spots, highlighting the allure of this area in neon letters. Nowadays, you no longer hunt for pheasants, but for unforgettable holiday memories from Barco Reale. How many do you catch?

Some tips for your holiday at Camping Barco Reale in San Baronto

  • The Tuscan nature is a drive-in for cyclists. Rent a bicycle or e-bike at the campsite and start exploring! Up for some more challenges? Take the route between San Baronto and Pistoia and start pushing your cycling calves to the limit!
  • Does music sound like music to your ears? Grab a free transfer to "Villa Rospigliosi", where concert jingles and jams are filling the air every Tuesday night. Beethoven, Chopin and Schubert are just a small selection from the repertoire. Grab a cocktail afterwards at the venue.
  • Within about an hour's drive, you set foot on nearby Tuscan 'big olive' cities such as Florence (50km), Lucca (55km) and Pisa (70km). You have never crossed off this many bucket-list cities in just one vacation!
  • Drive 23 minutes to Pistoia, or 'Little Florence'. The town with the charm of Florence, without the crowds. Walk around the lively piazza with tasty addresses for aperitivo, wander-worthy markets and a beautiful dome of Madonna dell'Umiltà.
  • Wine connoisseur? Put your tastebuds to the test during the many wine tastings at winegrowers in the area, which are even on the weekly agenda several times. For a fee, transport is arranged from the campsite ánd you get the play wine-jury!
  • Model your art and science hobby in your vacation? In just a 17-minute drive, you reach the town of Vinci, the birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci. Traces of his work and life can be found on every corner of the street.
  • Your car is also on vacation, because for city trips you simply take the shuttle bus! From the campsite, this transfer departs several times a day towards towns such as Pistoia and Empoli!
  • Third nearest airport: Florence (FLR) at 35 km
  • Train station: 15 km
  • Bus station: 700 m
  • Area: terraced and wooded
  • Nearest city/village: 6 km
  • Supermarket: 6 km

Surroundings

Barco Reale is a campsite with the location of a palace. Originally, the area was a walled hunting ground of 'the Medici'. This famous and wealthy family picked out the most beautiful spots, highlighting the allure of this area in neon letters. Nowadays, you no longer hunt for pheasants, but for unforgettable holiday memories from Barco Reale. How many do you catch?

Some tips for your holiday at Camping Barco Reale in San Baronto

  • The Tuscan nature is a drive-in for cyclists. Rent a bicycle or e-bike at the campsite and start exploring! Up for some more challenges? Take the route between San Baronto and Pistoia and start pushing your cycling calves to the limit!
  • Does music sound like music to your ears? Grab a free transfer to "Villa Rospigliosi", where concert jingles and jams are filling the air every Tuesday night. Beethoven, Chopin and Schubert are just a small selection from the repertoire. Grab a cocktail afterwards at the venue.
  • Within about an hour's drive, you set foot on nearby Tuscan 'big olive' cities such as Florence (50km), Lucca (55km) and Pisa (70km). You have never crossed off this many bucket-list cities in just one vacation!
  • Drive 23 minutes to Pistoia, or 'Little Florence'. The town with the charm of Florence, without the crowds. Walk around the lively piazza with tasty addresses for aperitivo, wander-worthy markets and a beautiful dome of Madonna dell'Umiltà.
  • Wine connoisseur? Put your tastebuds to the test during the many wine tastings at winegrowers in the area, which are even on the weekly agenda several times. For a fee, transport is arranged from the campsite ánd you get the play wine-jury!
  • Model your art and science hobby in your vacation? In just a 17-minute drive, you reach the town of Vinci, the birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci. Traces of his work and life can be found on every corner of the street.
  • Your car is also on vacation, because for city trips you simply take the shuttle bus! From the campsite, this transfer departs several times a day towards towns such as Pistoia and Empoli!
  • Third nearest airport: Florence (FLR) at 35 km
  • Train station: 15 km
  • Bus station: 700 m
  • Area: terraced and wooded
  • Nearest city/village: 6 km
  • Supermarket: 6 km

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