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Charming Little Beach

A small and charming beach close to the town centre. Good sand and well sheltered from large... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bucks, England
Uncrowded on a September morning

I can see how this beach could be mobbed in the summer, but with schools open now, it was lovely... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Williamsburg, Virginia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small and charming beach close to the town centre. Good sand and well sheltered from large waves. I would certainly go again.

Thank BucksTraveller99
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

I can see how this beach could be mobbed in the summer, but with schools open now, it was lovely. There were quite a few surfers waiting to catch waves and a few people walking on the beach, but otherwise it was fairly empty. The...More

Thank Crcb
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We went on a Saturday in early September. After 2-3pm, it was too busy, no space for lounging. The best time to go is the morning. The beach side bar is accessible from the water, even in low tide, it serves good cocktails.

Thank 413londoner
Reviewed 9 September 2018

A nice wide sandy beach mainly given over to surfers. The designated area for swimmers seemed to be invaded by surfers with little controls but they would have been difficult. Not keen on the cyclists of Biarritz either but it is a lovely town centre...More

Thank manzana
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We took a stroll here at nighttime - really lovely to sit by the shore watching the tide come in....and then get soaked wet!

Thank Ciarrai2014
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Best of all the beaches around for swimming. Sheltered from the waves with lifeguards present. Restaurants overlook.

Thank sdmmb
Reviewed 16 August 2018

A relaxing beach that is excellent for swimming without the heavy waves in the Grand Plage. Great views, not too crowded either. The tide comes in during the afternoon, so the beach becomes quite a bit smaller.

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Contrary to the big and wide Biarritz beach this one looks like being a private beach. It's small, not crowded, secluded in a cove between rocks. Sea is calmer and more blue, and while swimming you watch the Virgin Mary statue, the symbol of Biarritz.

Thank B1714D
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The only place where one can swim on the Biarritz coasts, calm, accommodative, with good cafes around, centrally located. Recommended.

Thank venetian385
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Definitely check this beach and boardwalk out. A really nice spot surrounded by cool restaurants and novelty places. The scenery is beautiful.

Thank Kiyah R
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