Andernos les Bains Holiday Homes
Make a holiday rental home or villa in Andernos les Bains, France your home away from home.
Andernos les Bains, France
Perhaps best known for its oyster farms and fisheries, Andernos les Bains is a town of medium size that is located on the north-east shore of the Bassin d’Arcachon (Arcachon Bay), on the south-east coast of France. As well as being a great spot for a relaxing and rejuvenating outdoor break, Andernos les Bains is also close the cultural, historic and vibrant city of Bordeaux, and has some high quality holiday rental accommodation options to boot.
Things to do in Andernos les Bains, France
The picturesque spot of Andernos les Bains is in an area that is known for its oyster farms, with around 15,000 metric tons of oysters produced annually in the town alone. It is tourism though that is rapidly becoming the new mainstay of the local economy, with many visitors flocking to Andernos les Bains every year to enjoys its excellent beaches, outstanding scenery and many outdoor activity options.
Many of these outdoor activities can be arranged and enjoyed around the picturesque jetty area, which is perhaps the most popular area in town for visitors, and where you will also discover some excellent bars, cafes and restaurants in which to while away the days with your drink of choice, or an excellent dish created from local produce. Fresh oysters anyone?
Alongside the jetty is the main beach – a long, sandy stretch which measures over 5km in length and is ideal for families with young children, due to its shallow, clean and usually warm waters. A diverse range of activities and events are held on and around the beach during the summer, adding extra value to any holiday in the Andernos les Bains.
Places to visit on holiday in Andernos les Bains, France
The city of Bordeaux (48km) can be reached in an hour by car, and has numerous attractions on offer, should you require extra activities to help fill your days. The capital of the Aquitaine region is known primarily for its wine production, and is also a designated UNESCO world Heritage Site for its outstanding displays of architecture. Closer to home are the towns and villages of the Bassin d’Arcachon, which runs from Arcachon (41km) to Cap Ferret (7km).
Weather in Andernos les Bains, France
Andernos les Bains receives a mild climate, with plenty of sunshine throughout the year. Summers are dry and hot, with 25°C plus temperatures common during July and August. Winters experience increased levels of rainfall, but are rarely bitingly cold, and a holiday in Andernos les Bains can still be enjoyed at this time of the year.
Travel to Andernos les Bains, France
Bordeaux – Merignac Airport (BOD) is the closest airport to Andernos les Bains, being located 32km inland to the east. The airport is one of the busiest in the country, and receives numerous flights from the UK, from companies that include British Airways, Bmibaby, easyJet, Flybe and Ryanair. Car rental is also easy to arrange in the airport.