Camping in Aude
Welcome to AUDE at Camping Le Martinet Rouge, near Carcassonne
Your campsite*** is located near Carcassonne in Brousses-et-Villaret, a charming Occitan village between Castelnaudary and Mazamet. Your 3-star campsite is a haven of peace, nestled in the heart of a forest dotted with thousand-year-old rocks, a veritable playground for children.
Le Martinet Rouge, a 3-star campsite in the Cathar region of Aude, welcomes families and friends to a 3-hectare park of oak trees and rocky outcrops, with 16 accommodation units or 47 pitches for tents, caravans or motorhomes.
For your accommodation, we offer a complete range to suit your needs and budget. Looking for comfort? Book a premium gîte or chalet. Are you more of an adventurer? Choose our Safari lodges in the middle of the Rocks. For unbeatable value for your rental in the Aude, we offer you our fully-equipped, recently-built mobile homes on large pitches planted with trees and bordered by hedges to ensure your privacy.
From the campsite, set off on an adventure and visit the treasures of the Cathar region! The medieval city of Carcassonne is just 15 km from the campsite. Visit the emblematic sites of Cathar country in Aude, such as the castles of Lastours or Saissac, Ternes, Puivert or Montségur. Just 15 minutes from the campsite, discover Castelnaudary and its famous cassoulet, go fishing in the Aude’s many fishing spots between lakes and rivers, and take a trip along the Canal du Midi. For hikers and walkers, you’re at the foot of the Montagne Noire, with its breathtaking landscapes!
To recharge your batteries or enhance your well-being, your campsite is located on a real energetic High Place, ideal for meditation, yoga or any other spiritual practice in connection with the earth and nature.
Campsite in Aude with swimming pool and slide, snack bar.
New, enjoy an unusual experience: stay in our new bivouacs perched high in the mountains and enjoy the view of this unusual environment!
Take advantage of our new Premium Freecamp Original campsites with private kitchen and bathroom facilities on your pitch!
Your campsite in the heart of the Aude, near Carcassonne
From Friday, April 7 to Sunday, September 24, 2023
heated pool and spa from April 15 to September 17, 2023
Book your rental in Aude – Pays Cathare
A WIDE CHOICE OF LEISURE ACCOMMODATION NEAR CARCASSONNE
Accommodation at Camping Le Martinet Rouge is spread over 3 hectares of grounds planted with evergreen oaks, so that everyone enjoys plenty of space and privacy! Book a Gîte, a Bungalow, a Mobile-Home or a Chalet, and you’ll enjoy comfortable accommodation close to Carcassonne: a fully-equipped kitchen with adapted crockery, a sitting area, a shower room and from 1 to 3 bedrooms. If you prefer the Glamping experience, opt for the tent Lodge Safari A large 35m2 tent equipped with electricity, crockery, 2 bedrooms with 5 beds, a terrace and no private sanitary facilities, located at the top of the campsite between forest and rocks, for camping as close to nature as possible, without crowding and in total comfort.
Our mobile homes can accommodate from 2 to 6 people, and are all equipped with large covered or semi-covered terraces and garden furniture to make the most of the sunny days in the Aude. Pets are allowed in the rentals (only 1 pet per rental, with supplement).
Some of our pitches are private, unoverlooked and surrounded by natural hedges, to ensure your family’s privacy. More information at the campsite reception. If you have any questions, please consult our FAQ here.
The Aude, a popular tourist destination!
Enter the magic of Cathar country!
Discover the Aude: an ideal destination for tourism enthusiasts
The Aude, located in the Occitanie region, is a prime destination for travelers in search of cultural discoveries, fascinating history and breathtaking scenery. With its rich heritage, renowned vineyards and charming medieval villages, the Aude will appeal to visitors in search of authenticity and unique experiences.
Historical heritage : Aude is packed with historical treasures that bear witness to its fascinating past. History buffs will be delighted to visit the UNESCO World Heritage city of Carcassonne. This perfectly preserved medieval fortress offers an insight into the age of knights and lords. The castles of Lastours, Saissac, Ternes, Puivert, Montségur, Aguilar, Quéribus and Peyrepertuse, perched on steep mountains, offer breathtaking panoramas and an immersion in Cathar history.
Picturesque villages : Aude is home to many picturesque villages that seem frozen in time. Among them, Lagrasse stands out for its thousand-year-old Benedictine abbey and charming cobbled streets. Rennes-le-Château, famous for its mysteries and legends, intrigues visitors with its church and breathtaking surrounding landscape. Limoux, famous for its lively carnival and delicious sparkling wine, offers a festive and convivial experience.
The pleasures of nature: Nature lovers will be delighted by Aude’s varied, unspoilt landscapes. Hiking enthusiasts can explore the Aude gorges, with their sheer cliffs and crystal-clear rivers. Water sports enthusiasts can take advantage of Lac de la Cavayère near Carcassonne, ideal for swimming, canoeing and paddling. Birdwatchers won’t want to miss the Sigean nature reserve, where they can observe pink flamingos and other bird species up close.
Gastronomy and wine: Aude is also renowned for its generous gastronomy and quality wines. Gourmets will have the opportunity to sample the famous cassoulet, a traditional dish based on white beans, sausage and duck confit. Local markets abound with fresh produce and regional specialties such as Cabrières goat’s cheese and Narbonne honey. Wine lovers won’t want to miss the Aude vineyards, which produce such famous wines as Minervois, Cabardès and Corbières.