Anyone seeking a lovely place to stay in the south of France might like to take a holiday in Bouzigues. Located in the Languedoc-Roussillon region, this is a charming place with plenty of things for holidaymakers to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs, villas, apartments and cottages.
Bouzigues is a pretty place with its own sandy beach for holidaymakers to sunbathe and relax on. Various watersports are available here including swimming, diving, wind surfing, sailing and fishing. The area also offers some delightful scenic walks as well as places to go horse riding, cycling and mountain biking. There are public tennis courts in the area and several golf courses including one 30 kilometres away at Agde. There are a number of restaurants, bars and cafes in and around Bouzigues serving excellent local dishes especially seafood. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to purchase food and drink from stores and markets in the area.
Visitors to Bouzigues will find many interesting places nearby. In Bouzigues there is a harbour and a museum that explains the techniques and history of the production of oysters and mussels in the area. Loupian is about 10 minutes from Bouzigues and is a village located on the site of a Roman villa. Here visitors will see two fine churches including one with an unusual polygonal tower. Meze is also about 10 minutes away and has many interesting sights such as Le Chateau de Girard, La Chapelle des Penitents and the Dinosaur Plain palaeontology museum. The capital of the region is Montpellier, which is 30 minutes drive from Bouzigues and has many interesting attractions. These include the Place de la Comedie, the 14th century cathedral and the oldest botanical garden in France. About 45 minutes away are more attractions at Beziers including Saint Nazaire Cathedral, a couple of art museums and the lovely park at Plateau des Poetes
This region in the South of France is mild throughout the year but is hottest in July and August when the temperatures reach an average high of 25 degrees centigrade. As well as being the coldest months of the year at an average of 10 degrees centigrade, December and January are also the wettest with around 100mm of rain per month on average.
Montpellier - Méditerranée Airport (MPL) is approximately 30 minutes from Bouzigues and has flights to and from various cities across Europe including Birmingham (BHX), Brussels-South Charleroi (CRL), Frankfurt-Hahn (HHN), London-Gatwick (LGW), London-Stansted (STN) and Madrid (MAD). ADA, Avis, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt are car hire firms located at the airport. Visitors will also find taxis available outside the terminal building.