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Address: | Coté carrefour d'Hélianthe, 64200 Biarritz, France
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$114.26*
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1 Hour Private Surf Lesson in Biarritz
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$242.24*
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Day Surf Trip around Biarritz

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Gorgeous beach to walk along. Nice waves with whitecaps and surfers. Great stores for shopping around. Great sunsets. Distant end of beach has a light house with best views of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
walter f
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Leonia, New Jersey
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Leonia, New Jersey
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308 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Gorgeous beach to walk along. Nice waves with whitecaps and surfers. Great stores for shopping around. Great sunsets. Distant end of beach has a light house with best views of the city and best sunsets.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great beach in the city with lots of people and big waves and surfers. don´t lie to close to the water or you will get wet when the tide comes in.

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belfast
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beach is well appointed, right at the promenade, free showers and toilets. Swimming area well sign posted with strict life guards. Water temperature similar to Med, shallow beach good for kids and adults. Surfing available Plenty of beach shops, cafes and restaurants - parking available near promenade Prices in cafe very reasonable, main meals circa 10 euro

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Biarritz and this part of France, and I would not hesitate to come back at any time. The coastline is absolutely stunning with wonderful beaches right on the edge of the city centre. There is a surf type vibe to the place as the surfing is incredible and it obviously attracts a lot of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our favourite place to visit. It has something for everyone, surfing beaches, a bay wiith gentle waves, a great bar scene, fantastic walks and views. I adore this place!

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is very exposed. Good for surfing. Right down on the beach under the cliff face there are surf schools and cafes. Bit of a trek down to the beach and back up. Beautiful views looking over the coastline from above. I walked around the coastline here at sunset and it was just gorgeous. I didn't choose to swim... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

if you want a lot of beach to yourself, go here during low tide. if you want surfing lessons, go here as well. if you have kids, take them there on low tide. a long, beautiful stretch of coast to yourself from where you can see Spain on a clear day and watch surfers of all skill levels (depending on... More 

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Main Beach, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

For breakfast lunch or dinner this is a perfect location with outstanding views and great spot even for a pre dinner drink or just an afternoon. Collation ! Views on the beach and surfers! What a popular spot

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

Lovely beach, not as crowded as Grande Plage, but a hell of a hike down to it. The food prices down there are extortionate, so take your own. By noon the tide is right up and you have to get off....it'll only recede by approx 4pm at the earliest but the sand will still be very wet to sit on.... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

I was there 10 years ago and it was wow. badly surprised when i was there 2 weeks ago. No trace of chic and glory. Crowded, quality of the city has changed negatively.

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