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Hotel Villa L'Arche

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

My husband and I met our daughter, who lives in Antibes, here to celebrate her big birthday. We had the large apartment and it was absolutely wonderful,with the view of the ocean, right in front of our terrace where our breakfast was served each day,and the sound of the waves was mesmerizing. The style of this little hotel is in...

Thank petralesole
Florian B, Directeur général at Hotel Villa L'Arche, responded to this review

Dear Madam, The entire team of Villa would like to thank you for your comment. We were delighted to welcome you to the Villa l'Arche for the Birthday of your daughter. And we hope to see you on a future stay in the Basque Country . Very sincerely, Florian BOUGET

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for 4 days in July this year. We were looking for a place that was on the water and close to Biarritz and San Sebastián (by car). This certainly was the perfect spot. It is quiet with only 8 rooms and an apartment next door. 6 of the 8 rooms have an ocean view. It...

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights on our honeymoon. We were originally supposed to stay for only 2 nights but loved it so much we extended our stay by another day. The whole place is so peaceful and clean, and in the wonderful town of Bidart which is removed from the bustle of Biarritz but still has...

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Aubonne, Switzerland
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We choose this place based on TA reviews and we are very glad we did so. Amazing location away from all the busy tourist beaches. Very quaint and high quality little boutique hotel. The good: - great sunset and sea views - only 12 rooms makes it quite in a residential neighborhood - lovely small pool, great lawn over looking...

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Westport, Connecticut
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I can't say enough about how much I loved this very special inn. It is perched up over a stretch of beach and rocks with a beautiful view and surfers below allowing you to hear the ocean at night while you sleep. After a lackluster experience in Spain we knew immediately that we found the right place next to the...

Thank Jill S
Florian B, Directeur général at Hotel Villa L'Arche, responded to this review

We thank you very much for your comment. We were delighted to welcome you and are very pleased that your honeymoon spent at the Villa l' Arche will remain a beautiful memory. We hope to welcome you during another stay on our beautiful Basque coast. Sincerely , Florian BOUGET

Reviewed 12 September 2015

My husband and I stayed here for nearly a week but let me tell you it was'nt long enough as we both did not want to leave. The peace and the tranquility was fantastic. Somewhere that you could just have it all, peace and quiet, the sea and sun. The rooms were brilliant too and the staff were very polite...

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Florian B, Directeur général at Hotel Villa L'Arche, responded to this review

We Thank you very much for your generous review following your recent stay among us. We are so glad you enjoyed the peace and tranquility of our hotel Your satisfaction is our only motivation and hope to see you soon at Villa l'Arche . Very sincerely. Florian BOUGET

Paris, France
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We stopped in Bidart for a few days with our french bulldog and 19month old daughter. They were wonderful in that they provided my daughter with a comfortable crib. The best part about the room and the hotel was that it faced the ocean with access to the beach below and a short walk to another beach next door. But...

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Reviewed 9 May 2014

This hotel has a lot going for it but it needs some money spending on it. First the location is a delight overlooking the sea and very quiet. The staff are charming and very helpful and Bidart is well located between Biarritz and St Jean de Luz. The hotel is more a B&B, it does not have a restaurant. First...

3Thank Diz01
Tappan, New York
Reviewed 25 July 2013

Love this hotel by the ocean. Bidart is a small atlantic village, Basque, charming, walkable. The hotel Villa L'arche is in a quiet residential beach neighborhood entered through a gate in a hedge. The host is quirky and charming...very tan. On his reception desk sits a plastic lime green Buddha head that let's you know the atmosphere in the lobby....

1Thank mad00145
Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 10 September 2012

The Hotel haves an excellent location and the services are correct. When you arrive you are a little shocked with the style but after is fun. going down to the beach is 2 min and the view from the garden is very nice.

Thank Filipe M

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The ocean is at the bottom of the garden here your only neighbour is the ocean. Eight room and junior suite with private terrace, decoration with a stray characters, always unique and with all the comfort. A bracing sea-green. a lands scaded whose pride challenges that of the ocean. Sliding gently towards the salty sea air ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Villa L'Arche

Address: Chemin Camboenea, 64210 Bidart, France
Region: France > Nouvelle-Aquitaine > Pyrenees-Atlantiques > Basque Country > Bidart
Price Range: £129 - £164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Villa L'Arche 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“First floor rooms have direct access to lawn.”
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