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What are the origins of the name La Créole ?

La Créole was the name given to the villa at the centre of the camp site, when the land was still used as a vineyard. The name was given in honour of Empress Joséphine, the first wife of Napoléon Bonaparte 1er.

At the end of the russian war’s, Napoleon had not enough money to pay his soldiers. In order to compensate these one, Napoleon gave land. That’s why, one of our ancestors received a swampy land and filled the hole with the sand. He built his house and planted the vineyard.

In 1973, The vineyard was uprooted to create the Camping La Créole…