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Isla Cool Douce

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A beautiful place to say "yes"...

We've been to this little wonderland for a wedding party and left with a big WOOOW and one word in... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2016
Peter W
via mobile
Refreshing stop in the Ardeche

For when the weather is hot and you don't only want to swim in the river, visit Isla Cool Douce... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2015
Liset1978
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Beverwijk, The Netherlands
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28 Jul 2017
“Not worth a visit”
19 Jun 2016
“A beautiful place to say "yes"...”
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Isla Cool Douce is a private beach in front of the Cirque de Gens. It's location is unique. There are 2 sand beaches and 4 pools guarded by life guards.We also offer the canoe trip of the Ardeche from Balazuc until the beach. Furthermore we have...more
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1360 route des Blaches, 07120 Chauzon, France
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Found this place on line while looking for things to do in the Ardeche. What a disappointment. The gorge is beautiful and such a stunning backdrop, but considering you've paid to get in, there's no shade available and we couldn't hire any chairs. The pools...More

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Danny V, Manager at Isla Cool Douce, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

How can there be such a difference between all the good stuff people say about us and your comment ? Please stay at least objective. There's plenty of shade on the second beach which you obviously haven't found. We also lend beach umbrellas for free...You...More

Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We've been to this little wonderland for a wedding party and left with a big WOOOW and one word in our mind: MAGNIFIQUE! Nina and her family are sooo lovely and they did really everything to make our stay as comfortable and memorable as possible!...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 21 July 2015

For when the weather is hot and you don't only want to swim in the river, visit Isla Cool Douce. Besides the river, you can also jump in to several swimming pools (not super huge, but good enough to swim a bit) The costs are...More

Thank Liset1978
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Lovely beach with sunny and shady parts. Sand beach and swimming Pools. Lovely rocks to jump of. Very friendly people to help and serve you. Good meals for à very fair price.

Thank Chris V
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Paying private beach but well worth the visit, having most needs for a several hour stay- toilets, snack bar[serving hot food], sandy beach, shade[if you're not too late], rental of pedalos and canoes. Good for swimmers but non-swimmers need care as the beach slopes quickly...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

A good part of the river for swimming and diving. Tables for picnic. Didn't use the "swimming" pools as colder than the river. Limited shade on the beach.

Thank snoflx
Reviewed 13 September 2013

3E pp plus 3E car parking. Large sandy river beach with grassy and shaded areas too.Hammocks, picnic tables reasonably priced snack bar and bar. Canoes and pedalos to hire. There are clean toilets and 3 small swimming pools with a lifeguard on duty at both...More

Thank msnicjac
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