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
Between the Chapelle and Estissac piers, the summer town with its casino and regatta lazes languidly along the oceanfront.
2 rue du Prof.-Jolyet
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
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..
20 Bd de la Plage F - 33120 Arcachon
Prix Prices from : 84 €
Hotel Le Nautic offers free Wi-Fi and spacious, air-conditioned accommodation in the heart of Arcachon, 50 metres from the port and a 15-minute walk from restaurants and shops. Guest rooms are well-appointed with modern facilities, including an en s..
14-16 avenue de la république F - 33120 Arcachon
Featuring a roof terrace with panoramic views and a hot tub, Grand Atlantic Hotel offers accommodation in Arcachon just 300 metres from Eyrac Beach and the harbour. Private parking and free WiFi access are available on site. Every room is fitted wit..
1 boulevard 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..
59 boulevard Général-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.
10 boulevard 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 ..
20 avenue 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..
9 avenue du Parc F - 33120 Arcachon