No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Photos of La Goelette
TripAdvisor Reviews La Goelette Wimereux
Travel Blogs from Wimereux
Yes its time to go home - Reading have a home game tomorrow evening! (Rob is a season ticket holder and he's missed several games already!)
The weather was drizzly but still had a very strong wind blowing. We're really glad we are booked on the tunnel and not on a ferry!
We got there early and they offered us the 8.50 train instead of the 9.50 am one. - ...
... as we got between 2 buildings an extra strong gust almost blew us over. In fact a small child walking with his parents was knocked off his feet!!
We got back to the MH for afternoon tea just in time as it started to rain heavily. It rained on and off all night, with the wind blowing a real hooley, even making the MH ...
We left Fecamp mid morning - the clouds were dark and blowing in off the sea. Just over 200km to our destination, Wimereux.
The camp site here is quirky. It has a red Indian theme. The French are so non-PC! We've been here before and it is close enough to Calais to make it an ideal spot. It's mostly statics of all shapes and sizes but a few yurts and some tepees in the summer, and 20 or so spaces for camping cars. It's big enough to take ...
... 8220;lake” was created as a by-product of the slurry from the digging of the Chunnel and the top of the German bunker was sometimes visible when the water level dropped. These bunkers and gun emplacements were strategically placed to defend the coastline from invasion and we learned that the guns here could fire one tonne shells at a range of 40 km, enough to span the channel and reach the cities of Kent. The bunkers were also the site of radars that ...
... We were lucky, it was reasonably dry. But it was 8.00pm. would the campsite still be open? And the answer to that is NO. We pulled in and looked hopefully around. Finally a lovely young man ( yes! I am being flattering) emerged from a mobile home and asked if we wanted a pitch. He took us to a pitch, took ID and left us to it.
It was a good night - wet, but we had a good meal, a warm van and an excellent night's sleep.