DESTINATIONS / FRANCE / CAMARGUE / LBO / SAINT GILLES

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Saint Gilles

Camargue (LBO)

Base Manager Vaughan Ashby welcomes you to St Gilles.

A town of Roman Art, which is an important pilgrimage site for Saint- Jacques de Compostelle and Saint-Pierre de Rome. Saint- Gilles is situated alongside the Camargue, which is a unique area. This area is fascinating and attractive for its originality. It enjoys the same climate as Provence and Languedoc however the landscape including the flora, the fauna and especially the bird life is totally different.

Le Boat Saint Gilles Base
2 Quai du canal
F - 30800 Saint Gilles

There are toilets and showers at the base. There is open-air parking available free of charge. Enclosed parking without surveillance costs 28 euros per week and there is also a covered and enclosed garage at a cost of 41 euros per week.

Opening hours
8.30am to 12.30pm and 2pm to 6pm. The base is closed on Sunday.

For clients taking a one-way cruise there is the possibility of car transfer from the departure base to the arrival base at a cost of 95 euros.

Late arrival
Boats are available between 4 pm and 6 pm. If you are going to arrive late, please advise us by phone.

You can find all shops and services at St. Gilles. The market is open on Thursday and Sunday mornings.

Hotels and restaurants
Du Cours Logis De France ** - Tel: 04 66 87 31 93
Les Cabanettes *** - Tel: 04 66 87 31 53

Heraclee *** - Tel: 04 66 87 44 10
La Restanque - Tel: 04 66 87 37 97
Le Clément Iv - Tel: 04 66 87 00 66

Travel information

Airports
Airport Nimes - Arles - Tel. 04 66 70 02 48 and 04 66 70 08 59 Airport Montpellier - Frejogues - Tel. Air France 0820 820 820

By Taxi
Taxi Viguier at Montpellier - Tel. 04 67 29 52 21 Taxi Crumiere at Saint-Gilles - Tel. 06 16 51 65 22

Car Rental
Avis - Tel. 04 66 29 05 33 Hertz - Tel. 04 66 76 25 91 Europcar - Tel. 04 66 21 31 35

By Rail
There are railway stations at Nimes and Arles. There are 5 bus links per day between St-Gilles and Nîmes train station