Discover the surfing capital of France with a villa in Hossegor
Holiday rentals in Hossegor are well suited to active holidaymakers, particularly surfers, tennis players, sailors, horseriders, and also golfers and people who enjoy fishing. That's not to say you can't relax in Hossegor; there are numerous beautiful, sandy beaches looking out across the clear blue water, perfect for sunbathing and chilling out. There are lots of great surfing destinations up the south west coast of French Basque Country - Biarritz and Mimizan, for example - but Hossegor is where the best of the best gather every year at the end of August to compete in the Rip Curl Pro world championship. The waves can be challenging, but of course surfing lessons are also available.
Experience the good life during your stay in Hossegor accommodation
From your holiday villa in Hossegor, you could take a walk around the Lake of Hossegor, a pleasant 6km loop with regular information points on the architecture and wildlife of the area. You can also enjoy traditional Basque and French foods in one of Hossegor's fine restaurants, and watch Basque music, song and dance performances. Combining culture with sport, perhaps you might wish to give the physicals demanding Basque sport of pelota a go. Your Hossegor accommodation is also the perfect base from which to explore the region; you could even go all the way to San Sebastian and Bilbao, or Bordeaux.