Where to stay around Azur?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,674 holiday lettings near Azur. From 743 houses to 518 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Azur for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Azur?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Azur. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Golf of Hossegor: 5,149 holiday lettings
  • Plage de Contis: 1,382 holiday lettings
  • Moliets Golf Course: 2,853 holiday lettings
  • Seignosse Beach: 4,860 holiday lettings
  • Sporting Casino: 5,041 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Azur listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Azur?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 743 houses in Azur. Our other popular types of Azur holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 518 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 305 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 29 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Azur?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 870 holiday homes with pool available in Azur. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Azur, Aquitaine your home away from home

    Azur is a typical small community of around 500 residents in the Landes region of southwest France. Situated on the edge of the lake at Soustons it is close to the Atlantic Ocean and some beautiful sandy beaches. Set amidst a vast pine forest the area makes the perfect place for a holiday rental in Aquitaine for those who enjoy walking and cycling.

    Things to Do in Azur, Aquitaine

    Surfing
    This Atlantic coast is world-famous for its surf beaches and has excellent waves. The local Seignosse Bourdaine beach hosts the Rip Curl Pro world surfing contest in September and offers wonderful surf conditions with tuition available for all levels.

    Outdoor Activities
    The area around Azur is ideal for outdoor activities. The forest offers long walks surrounded by natural beauty. The area has many cycling trails and there are local archery facilities. Golf is popular and the nearby Golf de Seignosse Golf Club is one of the top 50 golf courses in the world. Other sports in the area include tennis and the Basque sport of pelote.

    Beaches
    The nearest beaches to your self-catering holiday apartment in Azur are on the lake at Soustons or on the Atlantic coast at Vieux-Boucau, Moliets and Messanges. The Atlantic beaches are ideal for sunbathing, walking and swimming as well as surfing.

    Festivals
    Every year Azur hosts "sardinades" which are grilled sardine parties by the lakeside in summer as well as the village fête on the last weekend in August.

    Places to Visit Around Azur, Aquitaine

    Soustons
    The lake at Soustons provides family recreation and is ideal for picnics, swimming, fishing, windsurfing, diving and canoeing.

    Biarritz 
    The lively town of Biarritz is about 60km drive from the holiday apartments in Azur and has all the charm of the French Riviera but without the crowds. It has several sandy beaches, a lighthouse and a famous casino. Visitors can enjoy strolling to the Pointe Atalaye and savouring a leisurely meal at one of the old fishing-cottage restaurants on the Port des Pecheurs.

    Saint-Jean de Luz
    This delightful village in the foothills of the Pyrenees epitomises the Basque culture. It is filled with charming Basque-style architecture along with shops, markets and cafés, making it a pleasant day out from your Azur holiday villa.

    Weather in Azur, Aquitaine

    Azur in the Landes region of Aquitaine enjoys warm sunny summers with temperatures averaging 24°C (76°F). Winters are mild, with daytime highs averaging around 12°C (54°F) and showers are possible at any time of year.

    Travel to Azur, Aquitaine

    The nearest airport to your holiday home in Azur is Biarritz (BIQ) Airport which is 41km away. Biarritz has many budget flights from the UK, making the area very easy to reach.

    Activities and attractions in and around Azur

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Azur a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Moliets Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Golf of Hossegor (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Azur

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Azur is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lac Marin (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
    • Courant d'Huchet Nature Reserve (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
    • Lake of Leon (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
    • Seignosse Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
    • Lac d'Hossegor (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
    • Hossegor Beach (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)