The Surfing Capital of Europe
The seaside town of Biarritz is on the Bay of Biscay along the Atlantic coast in southwestern France. Known for its beautiful beaches, it's an ideal destination for shopping, surfing and casino lovers.
Only 11 miles from the Spanish border, this glamorous city is home to the Casino Municipal. Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, the beautiful Art Deco building is just behind the beach of the Grande Plage and has more than 200 slot machines.
A famous destination among the rich and famous, Biarritz is not only a city with nice nightclubs and bars but also a marvelous place to bring your kids. Booking.com helps you choose from a variety of hotels, apartments and B&Bs in the area.
Stroll around the promenade and enjoy the sound of the waves crashing over the rocks, before visiting the inspiring white statue of the Virgin on the Rock. The lighthouse on the Pointe St-Martin has breathtaking views of the Basque coast. Climb the stairs and enjoy the stunning panorama from the lighthouse’s balcony.
Biarritz features some of the best golf courses in Europe. This surf capital is served by Biarritz – Anglet – Bayonne Airport.