Things to see and do - Arcachon
Unmissable tourist sites
Arcachon Travel guide
Arcachon : Michelin's recommendations
Benefitting from its seaside location in summer, yet tucked away out of the wind in winter, the holiday resort of Arcachon is indifferent to the passing of the seasons. Lively and cultured, Arcachon is sited on a bay of the same name and also remains a busy fishing port.
Tourist attractions Arcachon : Things to see and do
bd Marcel-Gounouilhou F - 33120 Arcachon
Between the Chapelle and Estissac piers, the summer town with its casino and regatta lazes languidly along the oceanfront.
2 r. du Prof.-Jolyet F - 33120 Arcachon
In this aquarium and museum flanking the beach next to the casino, vistors can learn all about the fauna of Arcachon Bay and the wider ocean, including turtles, squid, torpedo rays, seahorses, conger eels, starfish and sea anemones. Upstairs, there i..
chaussée des Pieds-Marins F - 33120 Arcachon
Those interested in yachtsmen, single-handed or otherwise, whose exploits introduced us to the Roaring Forties, Cape Horn and the Cape of Good Hope will be interested in this commemorative feature which showcases the footprints of famous sailors (cas..
35 Boulevard Chanzy F - 33120 Arcachon
The Orange Marine Hotel is located in the heart of the Port de Plaisance. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi internet access and rooms with a patio or a seaview. The guest rooms all feature private bathrooms and Satellite TV. The Orange Marine Hotel’s res..
75 avenue du General Leclerc F - 33260 La Teste-de-Buch
Hotel Altica Arcachon Marines is situated in La Teste-de-Buch, just a few minutes from the beach in Arcachon. It offers free Wi-Fi and free parking. Guest rooms at the Altica include en suite facilities and a TV. Buffet breakfast is available daily..
20, boulevard de la Plage F - 33120 ARCACHON
In the heart of the Arcachon bay, 50 m away from the marina, close to a nautical base and a fishing club for water sports practice. Walk around the birdsâ€™ island, discover Arguin and the oyster farming, fast access to the dune of Pyla and to ocean ..
1 bd Veyrier-Montagnères F - 33120 Arcachon
On the waterfront, near the convention centre, this luxury brasserie is a local institution. An experienced chef is supported by a team trained in Michelin-starred restaurants. Everyone is dedicated to creating inventive cuisine, in which fish from t..
9 avenue du Parc F - 33120 Les Abatilles
59 bd Gén. -Leclerc F - 33120 Arcachon
This restaurant, renowned for its seafood, is a local institution. A family of oyster farmers has run it for some 40 years. Nautical setting and a lively atmosphere.
20 av. Victor-Hugo F - 33120 Arcachon
Housed in one of the best hotels in the city, this is a pleasant and friendly restaurant. The small set menu and daily specials proposing good quality dishes of a modern bent are presented on the board. Enjoy these inside, where the interior design i..
10 bd de la Plage F - 33120 Arcachon
Asparagus grown in the Landes, Pauillac lamb, oysters from the bay... The chef uses only quality ingredients and enhances them with a few Asian touches. The food is contemporary, refined and inventive... just like the decor! The patio is exceedingly ..