Posts In: Limousin

60 years of history with Château de Poinsouze

May 24, 2019 Château de Poinsouze 0
Château de poinsouze

Castels share with us 60 years of stories and anecdotes throughout our 4 and 5 star luxury campings ! If you need to recharge your batteries, what is better than getting away from it all ? La Creuse is a region where life can be ideal, the Château de Poinsouze is located in the heart of a120 hectare estate, the lake will be a highlight for fishermen and lovers of water activities. The creators and managers of the campsite answered our questions ! Read more


60 years of history with Le Château de Leychoisier

May 10, 2019 Château de Leychoisier 0
Château de Leychoisier

It’s time to discover the 60-year old history of Château de Leychoisier, a magnificent luxury campsite in the region of Limousin. On the road to Limoges, Leychoisier offers a typical regional landscape with its undulating rolling hills where ones attention is drawn from a meadow to a river or a forest to a lake ! This 5-star Les Castels campsite is also the oldest in the chain but has not aged and still  offers wonderful services ! Now we shall hear it’s owner tell us all... Read more


Recipe for Creuse cake, method by Château of Poinsouze

Speciality of the Creuse, the cake Creusois is a delicious cake with  hazelnut which can be enjoyed at any time of the day ! Light and moist, it will please all the family ! This recipe is quick and very easy to make and requires few ingredients and utensils. Lets go ! Discover how our 4 star Castels, the Château of Poinsouze prepares this delicious cake ! Read more


Limoges, an historical city !

Bridge of Saint Martial in Limoges at night

Needing a few days to unwind, but not wanting to go too far, which is often something we dream of of doing. This is the reason why we suggest you visit Limoges and the camping Castels Chatêau de Leychoisier. Limoges is a city situated in the centre of south west France, the commemoration of the two thousand year heritage city has been earned the title” City of Art and History” and a much sought after tourist destination. The City centre Amongst the districts to be... Read more


Potato pastry from Château Poinsouze

Easy and tasty recipe using potatoes ! Follow the recipe given by our Castel Château de Poinsouze for a delicious meal ! Ingredients for 8 people :  2 discs of puff pastry (24 cms diameter) 800 g potatoes 1 shallot Parsley 500 g creme fraiche 1 egg salt and pepper Place one disc of puff pastry on a baking tray. On the pastry place 1/2 the uncooked thinly sliced potatoes. Add the chopped shallot and persley, salt and pepper and a large serving spoon of... Read more


Potato Pastry

July 26, 2017 Château de Poinsouze 0

Who wants to have a great meal with friends and family ? Here’s a a great french receipe : potato pastry. Read more


Campsites in Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Through the merger of former administrative regions Aquitaine, Poitou-Charentes and Limousin, Nouvelle-Aquitaine has become the largest region in France. Now is a better time than ever to visit this area in the southwest of France and stay at a 4- or 5-star Les Castels campsite! Read more


Your Canoeing-Kayak holiday

This Summer, you’ve decided,  water sport is going to be your thing ! But  where to begin ? What does one need to know first ? What equipment is needed ? You have been wondering about all these things for days now,  Here is some advice ! Read more


Clafoutis Limousin : The recipe of Château Leychoisier

It’s the cherry season at last ! Picked in your garden before going on holidays or bought at a market near your Castel, these fruits are delicious eaten naturally or cooked ! The Castel « Le Château Leychoisier »  offers you the recipe from the Limousin region, making for a successful clafoutis ! Read more



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