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Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in La Teste de Buch, France your home away from home

La Teste de Buch is a small commune on the west coast of France. It is famous for its Dune du Pyla sand dunes and was featured in Bernard Cornwell’s fictional story Sharp’s Siege.

Things to Do in La Teste de Buch, Aquitaine

Holiday rentals in La Teste de Buch enjoy the beautiful sandy beaches which are ideal for family holidays in the Gironde area. Its golden sand begins with the Great Dune of Pyla in the northwest corner of the town and extends southwards to the local beaches. Sunbathing, sailing, swimming, windsurfing and other watersports can be found along some of these gorgeous beaches. Bird watchers should head for the bird refuge, salt marshes and natural sandbank to see plenty of seabirds and migrating birds in the winter. The huge Bassin d’Arcachon is a protected natural bay which attracts many tourists. It is noted for its fishing and watersports.

Places to Visit Around La Teste de Buch, Aquitaine

The Landes Forest is a pleasant area for recreation right on the doorstep of your holiday rental in La Teste de Buch. It is the largest maritime pine forest in Europe and encompasses several rivers and large towns nearby. It is privately owned, but there are footpaths for hiking and cycling in the shady avenues of trees. Visit the old town nearby, known as Arcachon, and look out for celebrities and sports personalities as many have summer homes in neighbouring Cap Ferret. Cazaux Lake is worth visiting along with the village of Cazaux. Further away, the Trogolodyte Caves at Meschers are well worth driving to see. Alternatively you can cool off at Les Antilles de Jonzac, a water park with a swimming lagoon, slides, geysers and a wave machine, 105km from your holiday home at La Teste de Buch.

Weather in La Teste de Buch, Aquitaine

The area around La Teste de Buch holiday rentals has beautiful weather with temperatures reaching an average 26°C (79°F) in the summer with little or no rain. Winters are mild and remain well above freezing, averaging 9-11°C (48-52°F). There is more rain in the winter months generally. Spring and autumn are also warm and sunny for off-peak breaks from April to early November.

Travel to La Teste de Buch, Aquitaine

Holiday rentals in La Teste de Buch are well-served with regular low cost flights from the UK to Bordeaux-Merignac International (BOD) Airport. There are direct flights from London Gatwick (LGW), Birmingham, Manchester (BHX), Bristol(BRS) and Southampton (SOU) with British Airways, BmiBaby, Ryanair, easyJet and Flybe. From Bordeaux it is very easy to drive to the coast at La Teste de Buch along the A660 for approximately 57 km.

    Exceptional! 5/5
    (8 reviews)
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    • 5 BR
    • 4 BA
    • Separate Toilets
    • Sleeps 10
    House #6689837
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      • 3 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Sleeps 6
      House #6642277
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        Excellent! 4.5/5
        (8 reviews)
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        • 2 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 6
        Apartment #1463835a
        8
        Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
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          • 4 BR
          • 3 BA
          • Separate Toilets
          • Sleeps 8
          Villa #1374446a
          3
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            Wonderful! 4.9/5
            (7 reviews)
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            • 2 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Apartment #1344977a
            7
            Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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              • 3 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 8
              Villa #1491442a
              2
              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                Excellent! 4.3/5
                (7 reviews)
                £7
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                • 2 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 5
                Chalet #606026a
                7
                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                  • 2 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 5
                  Apartment #1465693a
                  4
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                    Exceptional! 5/5
                    (5 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    • 5 BR
                    • 4 BA
                    • Separate Toilet
                    • Sleeps 11
                    House #6411679
                    5
                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                      • 3 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Villa #570520a
                      3
                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                        (41 reviews)
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Separate Toilet
                        • Sleeps 5
                        Apartment #6204814
                        41
                        Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 5
                          Apartment #1166415a
                          Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                            • 7 BR
                            • 4 BA
                            • Sleeps 13
                            Villa #977261a
                            4
                            Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                              • 3 BR
                              • 3 BA
                              • Sleeps 7
                              Villa #1398711a
                                Excellent! 4.5/5
                                (11 reviews)
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 6
                                House #1247004a
                                11
                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                  (10 reviews)
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  House #1658296
                                  10
                                  Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                    • 5 BR
                                    • 3 BA
                                    • Sleeps 10
                                    Villa #6750700
                                    1
                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                      (30 reviews)
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Separate Toilets
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Apartment #635338a
                                      30
                                      Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 3 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        House #1540646a
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                          (5 reviews)
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                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Separate Toilet
                                          • Sleeps 8
                                          Chalet #851183a
                                          5
                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            Apartment #600121a
                                            3
                                            Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                                              • 5 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Separate Toilets
                                              • Sleeps 8
                                              House #1384073a
                                              2
                                              Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                (19 reviews)
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                Apartment #690711a
                                                19
                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                  (16 reviews)
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                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Cottage #862400a
                                                  16
                                                  Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                    • Studio
                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                    Studio #1007101a
                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                      (5 reviews)
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      House #6674453
                                                      5
                                                      Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                        Multiple rentals House #6119725
                                                        8
                                                        Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                          • 1 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                          House #1522782a
                                                          1
                                                          Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                            House #1522516a
                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                              (10 reviews)
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Apartment #6098181
                                                              10
                                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                House #6148401
                                                                1
                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                  (11 reviews)
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                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Villa #662552a
                                                                  11
                                                                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                    (12 reviews)
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                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    House #6367437
                                                                    12
                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Apartment #6630367
                                                                      3
                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                                        Lodge #1312349a
                                                                        3
                                                                        Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                                          House #1462694a
                                                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                            House #1526092a
                                                                            Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                              House #8233927
                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                House #594836a
                                                                                4
                                                                                Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (7 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilets
                                                                                  • Sleeps 7
                                                                                  Apartment #6270938
                                                                                  7
                                                                                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                                    House #1426933a
                                                                                    3
                                                                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                      Chalet #1436399a
                                                                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                                        Villa #8073804
                                                                                        1
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                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 3
                                                                                          Apartment #1535303a
                                                                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                                                            Multiple rentals Villa #6119725
                                                                                            5
                                                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                                              House #1489889a
                                                                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                Apartment #1461930a
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                                                                                                  • 6 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilets
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 12
                                                                                                  House #6366793
                                                                                                  3
                                                                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilets
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 9
                                                                                                    Villa #659994a
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Apartment #661762a
                                                                                                      1
                                                                                                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      La Teste-de-Buch Holiday Homes & Apartments (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Amazing property and lovely people

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The villa is absolutely stunning and homely. It had everything and more that we needed and the setting for a holiday to relax and have fun with the family was just perfect. Great location with lots to do on your doorstep. Communication was really good and Olivier was extremely helpful. We hope to come back! Thank you.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 07, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017

                                                                                                      amazing

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We were welcomed with such warmth and consideration, the property is amazing and catered for all our needs, nothing was too much to ask for, and we were provided with a ton of local information as first time visitors to the region.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: May 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017