Aire of the Year 2021
The Municipal aire (above) in Bozouls, Aveyron (12) in Midi-Pyrenees has been named as 'Aire of the Year, 2021' by the French motorhome magazine 'Camping-Car'. This popular aire (also included in our 'Best Aires in France' guide) is well situated between Rodez, the Lot valley & Aubrac, the aire having also been recently enlarged.
Below is the entry from our Best Aires guide:
ADDRESS: CHEMIN DE LA COMBE TYPE OF AIRE: MUNICIPAL
FACILITIES: WATER /GREY & BLACK DRAIN / ELECTRIC/ WIFI
LOCATION: SEMI-RURAL NO. OF SPACES: 40
PRICES: PARKING: FREE SERVICES: WATER & ELECTRIC: 2€
OPENING TIMES: ALL YEAR GPS : N44.46725 E02.72585
DIRECTIONS: From South take D998 to BOZOULS. As you enter town, turn LEFT (D581) & 1st LEFT to AIRE on RIGHT.
SITE DESCRIPTION: The aire in Bozouls is in a large gravel car park on the southern edge of the village, next to open farmland, with spaces having some shade from trees also close to village centre. Euro-Relais service point (2€ coins only) with drainage platform & wifi. A good aire, practical, clean & quiet with level spaces having some shade with adjacent grass areas, petanque pitch & picnic tables nearby. Aire is 400m walk along footpath to village centre.
REVIEW: A nice village with reasonable selection of shops, InterMarché & market on Thursday mornings, a footpath also leads to the Bozouls canyon – a natural cirque, (400m wide & 100m deep) around which the village is encircled.