Popular Accommodations in Hossegor
Highlights in Hossegor
- Surfing opportunities
- Historical Lake Tour
- 18-hole golf course
- Motorcycle event "Ronde des Sables"
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Vacation rentals in Hossegor
In Hossegor you will find many holiday apartments with a view of the sea along the kilometre-long sandy beach. Very idyllic you reside also in a holiday house at the lake of Hossegor or not far from the huge forest area. In the town centre you can reach the many cafés, bars, restaurants and boutiques from your apartment in just a few minutes on foot.Find modern and comfortable holiday accommodation
The municipality of Hossegor offers its guests countless well-equipped accommodations that leave nothing to be desired. Enjoy the peace and relaxation in your own garden with barbecue or rent a vacation rental with pool if you just want to relax. The taking along of a dog is possible after previous consultation with many landlords.
Holidays in Hossegor
Location and orientation
Hossegor is a municipality on the French Atlantic coast, located in the Landes department and in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. Biarritz is located about 21 kilometers from Hossegor. If you arrive from Toulouse, the journey by car takes about three hours.Wonderful local recreation areas in close proximity
Beside the beach and the sea in the west a huge forest area borders Hossegor in the east. Due to its size, this forest is considered the green lung of France. There you can take a leisurely walk or picnic and discover the rich flora and fauna. In addition, Hossegor has about 50 hectares of marsh meadows, through which a 3.7 kilometre circuit leads.
Travelers and Activities
Hossegor offers excellent conditions for surfing, especially on the beach sections Les Culs Nus and La Gravière. The seven kilometre long sandy beach is also the ideal place to build sand castles, sunbathe and relax. Along the beach promenade there are countless restaurants, cafés and shops.Getting to know the country and its people by cycling
Hossegor also bears the nickname "Radstadt am Atlantik". Here you will find a more than 40 kilometre long, well-developed network of cycle paths, which will not only let you explore the coastal region, but also the lonely paths through the forest. Make sure you stop in a few of the small French villages along the way to get to know the local people over a glass of wine and a chat.
While strolling through Hossegor, keep your eyes open for a building whose façade shows the work of art "The Great Wave". This local sight was painted by Dominique Anthony.
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Hossegor has a number of church buildings worth seeing which will give you an insight into the sacred history and art of the region. Among the most beautiful churches are the Church of the Holy Trinity, Saint-Etienne Soorts Church and Notre-Dame-des-Dunes Church.2. View the lake from a historical point of view
The lake of Hossegor is not only a natural site and recreation area. The Friends of Hossegor Association also offers various guided tours based on historical research. Historical views of the lake and the town can be seen at the Literary Association of Friends of Hossegor.3. Experience a day in the sporty casino
The Sporting Casino is housed in a listed building in the Basque Country style. Inside it houses a gaming casino and a sports complex with swimming pool, tennis courts and mini golf.4. Golf for beginners and professionals
Hossegor has an 18-hole golf course which creates unique technical and scenic conditions for the practice of this sport. As a newcomer, you can practice your first tee shots here and let a professional introduce you to the world of golf. But also advanced golfers will certainly enjoy a day at the Soorts-Hossegor golf course.5. Experience sporting and cultural festivals
Every January the famous motorcycle enduro race "Ronde des Sables" takes place on the beaches of Hossegor, attracting thousands of visitors every year. The Book Fair is a literary event in July. In July, the sport of golf has an important meaning when the competitions for the "Grand Prix of the Golf Country" are held. In September the Latinosegor Festival takes place, where Latin shows and concerts are performed. The annual programme is rounded off by Quiksilver and Roxy Pro France, the country's famous surfing event.