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Biarritz, France

Self Catering Biarritz Holiday rental Cottages, Houses and Gites

Biarritz is a city which lies on the Bay of Biscay, on the Atlantic coast, in south-western France. It is a luxurious seaside town and is popular with tourists and surfers renting holiday accommodation. Biarritz is located in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in the Aquitaine region.

When you holiday in Biarritz you’re entering a town lies which is steeped in Basque history -  Basque flags and symbols are prevalent throughout Biarritz. Biarritz is just 11 miles from the border with Spain.

A lot of tourists rent a holiday home in Biarritz, France because the city has become a prime destination for surfers from around the world, developing a nightlife and surf based culture. Yet when you visit Biarritz there are other seductive attractions! Biarritz's casino (opened 10 August 1901) and beaches make the town a popular tourist attraction for everyone.

Places to visit when you stay in self-catering Biarritz holiday cottages and gites include: the Asiatica Museum, which houses a collection of Asian art primarily from India, Nepal, Tibet, and China. The Museum of the Sea, which has 24 aquariums containing sharks and seals. St-Martin's Church, constructed in the 12th century, and restored in the middle of the 16th century. The Russian Orthodox Church, which was constructed in the 19th century for visiting Russian aristocrats, with its famous blue dome. The Chapelle Imperiale built for Empress Eugenie, which has an intricately decorated roof interior, and elegant wall tiling. She also built a palace on the beach which is now the Hotel du Palais. A Museum of Chocolate, which explains its history and manufacture. Two large Casinos, the Barriere and the Bellevue, on the waterfront by the Grande Plage.

The golf course near the lighthouse (Le Phare) was created in 1888 by British residents. In addition Biarritz has a large circular golf range area on the border with Illbaritz.

Travelling to your holiday rental home in Biarritz, France; It is easily accessible from Paris by France's high-speed train, the TGV, and more regionally from Bordeaux, by TGV or TER. Night trains regularly depart from Irun, south of Biarritz and pass through the city before heading to Paris during an overnight trip. The Biarritz - Anglet - Bayonne Airport is located about four kilometers from the city. Easyjet and Ryanair have a host of flights operating to this airport form throughout the UK. The nearest port is at Santander in Spain, just over the Spanish border.

The Atlantic has a moderating effect on the Biarritz weather resulting in the warmest winters in France.  The temperature rarely goes below zero. Eight or nine degrees Celsius are more common in the winter months.  In summer the sea breezes keep the temperatures to a very pleasant 25 to 28 degrees.

 

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Modern Apartment Le Castel Flore in Normandy Manche for 4 People

Modern Apartment Le Castel Flore in Normandy Manche for 4 People

Weekly Rental: GBP 550 to GBP 690

4 sleeps

This modern first-floor duplex is set in the grounds of a former mansion in the chic family resort of Carteret.

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Lovely Holiday Cottages in Southern Brittany, 20km west of Pontivy - Adele Cottage

Lovely Holiday Cottages in Southern Brittany, 20km west of Pontivy - Adele Cottage

Weekly Rental: GBP 350 to GBP 350

6 sleeps

Adele is a lovely, spacious three bedroomed cottage in beautiful Southern Brittany, 20km west of Pontivy. With two

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Gîte Vol de nuit situated along the border of Choranche, Isere

Gîte Vol de nuit situated along the border of Choranche, Isere

Weekly Rental: EUR 600 to EUR 690

6 sleeps

Gîte Vol de nuit is situated along the border of Choranche, a nice little village, amidst a landscape of greenery,

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Beautiful 200 yr Old Renovated Farmhouse in Yvrench, Somme, Picardy

Beautiful 200 yr Old Renovated Farmhouse in Yvrench, Somme, Picardy

Weekly Rental: GBP 695 to GBP 995

15 sleeps

200 yr Old five double bedroomed house with two bathrooms in the Picardy village of Yvrench situated approximately 75

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Charming Holiday Gite in Videix, Limousin, France - La Vienne

Charming Holiday Gite in Videix, Limousin, France - La Vienne

Weekly Rental: EUR 495 to EUR 630

4 sleeps

Two wonderful French cottage gites in the heart of the Haute Vienne region of the Limousin / Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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Le Pigeonnier  -  SPECIAL OFFER FOR OCTOBER.  Sleeps 2 - 6.  Equally suitable for a couple.

Le Pigeonnier - SPECIAL OFFER FOR OCTOBER. Sleeps 2 - 6. Equally suitable for a couple.

Remaining Weeks in October Reduced from £340 to £300.

Late booking offer 15% discount

Late booking offer 15% discount

Late booking offer 15% discount for start dates within 4 weeks

Discount for two week booking

Discount for two week booking

£50 discount on second week when booking two weeks

Peak season reduction

Peak season reduction

Special Offer -10% discount on the remaining summer week 25th August-1st September 18 - enquire now!

La Loge  -  Sleeps 4  -  SPECIAL OFFER FOR OCTOBER.  Cosy House in South-facing Courtyard.

La Loge - Sleeps 4 - SPECIAL OFFER FOR OCTOBER. Cosy House in South-facing Courtyard.

Weekly Rental reduced from £340 to £300 for remaining weeks in October

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