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Surfers paradise and fantastic to watch and walking around

Great to walk along in the evening and during sunny day, watching big waves and many surfers. Many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great waves

You need to be ready for the power of the waves. Went swimming and body boarding (which was great... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
County Kildare, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to walk along in the evening and during sunny day, watching big waves and many surfers. Many restaurants to stay for lunchs and diners.

Thank litCopenhagen
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

You need to be ready for the power of the waves. Went swimming and body boarding (which was great fun) - make sure to swim & board between the appropriate lifeguard flags or you will be whistled!

Thank Ciarrai2014
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Biarritz has several beaches but this really is where the action is. The backdrop is genteel with cafés in the casino building where you can relax with a drink or grab some food. There is a pedestrian promenade where people stroll free from traffic and...More

Thank Citizenandrew
Reviewed August 8, 2018

La Grande Plage Biarritz Beautiful, like ...Une Carte Postale, As mentioned before; Biarritz is a long time due place to be visit by us. Biarritz is a place -regrettable- overlooked before in all our previous Gastrotour and Tours to South-Western France and North-eastern Spain...which is...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous big beach that lives up to its name Lovely views and a very busy beach. Not as crowded ad the beach in St Sebastian.

Thank IAN D
Reviewed May 10, 2018

This beach is amazing, the view is beautiful. Lots of people surfing, and areas to sit and have some food and a drink. Highly recommend

Thank BeccaT976
Reviewed December 31, 2017

After Portugal, Spain & Italy this was a real good beach ! A famous site and I can see why as it has all the good attributes of a proper beach. Good surf, good sand and a steady stream of sun lovers ! Plus there...More

Thank Skeney57
Reviewed October 13, 2017

Beautiful clean beach with a nice boardwalk and great views. Stayed at Le Cafe de Paris Hotel with a great ocean view. We had a great time watching the ocean scene.

Thank honcinamar
Reviewed October 13, 2017

I stayed in Biarritz for 10 nights in September 2017 in rented apartment directly on La Grande Plage. This was my first time in Biarritz and I am so glad that I rented an apartment on this beach. Although there are plenty of nice beaches...More

Thank billellegood
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

The views from the many vantage points show this beach to great advantage - whether for people watching on the beach itself, or the intrepid surfers out on the somewhat frightening giant surf. The sea around Biarritz is so mesmerising you could easily spend hours...More

Thank Brantome2
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