Situated in the far south west of France, near to the border with Spain, is the town of Soustons. This is part of the popular Aquitaine region, and within the department of Landes. Self catering accommodation in Soustons is ideal for holidaymakers both young and old, with several lakes in the vicinity, plus the ocean and beaches nearby, this is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the natural surroundings and recreational opportunities.
Soustons is the kind of location where you can do as much or as little as you please. This peaceful part of France has some wonderful countryside to enjoy, plenty of lakes, and of course the Atlantic Ocean nearby, so there is more than enough opportunity to keep active. There are five lakes around your Soustons accommodation and these are of varying sizes. These freshwater lakes are suitable for swimming, and there are water sports such as windsurfing and kayaking available too.
Golf lovers will enjoy a visit to self catering accommodation in Soustons as there are several excellent golf courses nearby. The area is also renowned for its large pine forests and these make a great place to enjoy a relaxing walk or a more vigorous hike, depending on your mood!
When staying in self catering accommodation in Soustons you can take advantage of the peaceful village and surrounds, but also the many places to visit nearby. In addition to the lakes of Soustons, why not visit the coast. The popular town of Biarritz is nearby, and the marvellous Cote d’Argent runs from Biarritz all the way north to Soulac-sur-Mer. This is the ‘Silver Coast’ and features Europe’s longest beach with great surfing opportunities.
For a change of pace visit Bordeaux and its spectacular historic city that is on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. This ‘City of Art and History’ has plenty to see and do for a day trip or two. Closer to your Soustons self catering accommodation is the spa town of Dax, a pretty town with Roman remains and more.
Self catering accommodation in Soustons is great for visiting at any time of the year with its mild year round climate. Summers are warm to hot, with averages in the mid to high 20’s C (high 70’s F). Late spring and early autumn are still usually warm enough to enjoy the lakes and the beaches, while winters are kept mild by the warm westerly winds coming in off the Atlantic.
Getting to accommodation in Soustons is easy with several airports a short distance away. The closest international airport is at Biarritz. Biarritz Airport is about 20 miles distant and welcomes flights from both Ryanair and easyJet. For more choice look at Bordeaux’s International Airport; again easyJet flies here, in addition to British Airways, Flybe and BmiBaby.