Hobo surf chicks rub shoulders with haute couture in Biarritz so you’ll find cosmopolitan shops, bars and restaurants alongside beach bars and shacks and surf dudes everywhere. The perfect balance !
Biarritz boasts some of the best surf spots in the world. Whether you are a pro or a complete novice, here there is a wave for you ! A great choice of unspoilt, sandy beaches and turquoise seas from small, rocky coves or perfectly-rounded bays to the vast, dune-backed fine sandy beaches of the nearby Landes – the world is your oyster !
Biarritz is for outdoor living all year round. Even in the depths of winter, temperatures can reach 25°C and yet the westerly winds and Pyrénées backdrop define the seasons here hence lush vegetation, banana trees and hibiscus. In the height of summer, it can hit 40°C but neither the ocean nor mountain summits are very far away to cool off !
Difficult to find a region in France that offers such variety within easy access – Get this – skiing, surfing, gastronomic delights, golf, shopping, popping into Spain, Guggenheim, Basque festivals, nightlife, glamour, tapas, spa therapy, rivers and mountains, pine forests and ocean…the list goes on !