• Nearest Beach: Biscarrosse Plage 15km

  • Nearest Lake: Direct Access

  • Nearest River: Direct Access

  • Nearest Town: Biscarosse 7km

  • Nearby Towns:

    • Biscarosse: 7km
    • Arcachon: 39km
    • Bordeaux: 84km
    • Dax: 102km


The town of Biscarrosse is a short drive away and here you can take part in various water sports activities, explore on foot or by bicycle, do a spot of shopping and relax at your pick of restaurants and bars. Les Landes forest is also a treat for walkers and cyclists. For uninterrupted views, visit the highest sand dune in Europe, the Dune du Pilat.

Days Out

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Just over an hour away, this beautiful city is well worth a visit. The whole city centre is a World Heritage Site, with great architecture to be seen on every corner. Visit the Triangle d'Or with top end shops and numerous bars and restaurants, then wander in the grand Place de la Bourse and see the famous Miroir d'Eau reflecting pool.

Zoo du bassin d’Archachon

Zoo du Bassin d’Archachon

If you want bigger, more exotic animals, visit Zoo du Bassin d’Archachon, at just under 25 km away. They've got incredible rare species such as the white wolf, white tigers and white lions, purrrfect if you like big cats.

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Bisc Aventure

Bisc Aventure is for all from 4 years and above. Turn into Tarzan in the tree top adventure courses - there's more than 180 activities spread across 15 colour coded courses of increasing difficulty and height. There's also a 'thrill seekers zone' with giant catapult and big jump (from 10 years) and climbing wall (from 6 years).

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Aquapark Biscarosse

A water park with a difference!  Set on the lake, there's an amazing range of giant inflatables to challenge and excite. With trampolines, catapults, icebergs, slides, climbing wall, rotating platform and much more, it makes for an exhilarating (and tiring) experience. This energetic park is open to both children and adults.

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Dune du Pilat

30km away up the coast, you'll find the famous Dune of Pilat - Europe's largest sand dune. Nestled between the ocean and an enormous pine forest, it's 110m high, but once you reach the top  you will be rewarded with fabulous panoramic views.  Over 2.7km long and 500m wide, this dune is moving inland at up to 5 metres per year!

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La Coccinelle

La Coccinelle is a hands-on animal adventure, perfect for younger children. Your little ones can pet and help to feed 100's of hungry mouths, from giddy goats, to lazy llamas and podgy pigs. There are mini rides and water play areas too. Older kids won't be bored - they can show off on the BMX tracks and trampolines.

Off Parc Activities

This is possibly the best parc in the region for watersports and lake-based activities, with the added bonus that you have direct access to the super lake-side sandy beach from the site. Whether you are a beginner or an enthusiast you can take to the water. Les Landes forests, which surround the site, provide the perfect setting for long rambles and bike rides.

The following activities are available off parc:

Driving Range 5 km from site
Crazy Golf 10 km from site
Horse Riding 0.2 km from site
Climbing wall 20 km from site
Karting 10 km from site
Adventure Course 20 km from site
Scuba Diving 30 km from site
Pedalos 0 km from site
Kayaking 10 km from site