Arès

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Arès
TownArès
Insee code33011
Postcode33740
Latitude44.7651020
Longitude-1.1393350
AltitudeFrom 0 to 37 meters
Surface48.25 km²
Population5826 inhabitants
Density120 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsLège-Cap-Ferret at 3.4 km
Chief townBordeaux (at 47 km, 60 min)Andernos-les-Bains at 3.8 km
DepartmentGirondeTaussat at 7.6 km
RegionAquitaineSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Located north of the Arcachon basin, between Andernos-les-Bains and Lege-Cap-Ferret, the city Arès has kept intact its natural sites where protected flora and fauna will amaze you with their diversity. The sense of hospitality of the inhabitants of the city and its "spirit village", invite you to share with family festivities throughout the year.


SIGHTSEEING

  • During your stay in Arès, you can discover the Natural reserve of salt marshes, the Conche Saint Brice (and plan to swim), the oyster port, not to mention seeing the "OVNIPORT. Feel free to bring your bike through the network of cycle paths around the Arcachon basin, you can explore the territory, closer to nature.
  • Several tours are offered:
  • Visit the Nature Reserve Near Sales: over three hours and three kilometers, the tour guide introduces you to the functioning of the Reserve and the wildlife within it. Listings in the Office of Tourism - 3? (from 12 years).
  • Discovery of Wild Fauna and Flora Navy at low tide: to learn about marine wealth through explanations of the guide. Listings in the Office of Tourism - 3? (from 12 years).
  • La Concha Saint Brice: fauna, flora and history of natural shoreline. Listings in the Office of Tourism - 3? (from 12 years).
  • Promenade au Clair de Lune: Discovery Trail Coast in the light of the moon. Listings in the Office of Tourism - 3?.
  • Biking Nature Walk: a distance of 20 km, discovering nature and landscape in coastal forest and dune (bike not included). Listings in the Office of Tourism - 6?.
  • Scavenger hunt for children with an expert guide and form of play, children discover the botanical treasures of the Natural Reserve of salt meadows. A booklet is given to the child's early visit, by which he will collect plants over the trip. Listings in the Office of Tourism - 5? per child (free for accompanying adults).
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Arès
Leisure centresBeach of Arès,   Beach of La Conche Saint-Brice

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • During the summer, visitors will have a choice between different types of events:
  • Election Miss Arès: May
  • Celebration of Music in June
  • Fire of Saint John
  • National Day: July 13
  • Party Country: in July
  • Celebration of Oysters: mid-August. The Day of Arès Oyster is one of the most popular and most popular of the Arcachon basin for its friendly family atmosphere. Besides the big carnival, you can enjoy many culinary specialties (fish soup, oysters, mussels).

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Taxi boat tour of Arcachon BayNature and the outdoorsFrom 250 € to 600 €Arcachon (11.6 km)
Boat trip in the Arcachon BasinNature and the outdoorsFrom 250 € to 600 €Arcachon (11.9 km)
Guided cruise of Arcachon BayNature and the outdoorsFrom 249 € to 646 €Arcachon (12 km)
Stand-up paddle discovery tourSports sensations29 €La Teste-de-Buch (16.6 km)
Maiden tandem parachute jumpSports sensations285 €La Teste-de-Buch (18.3 km)

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WEATHER

Saturday 1 November
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Sunday 2 November
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Monday 3 November
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Saint-Éloi  
9
  SPECIAL OFFER
Arès
French Cuisine - A cuisine in elegant surroundings, welcome to Saint-Eloi restaurant! Large windows - It is about 200 meters from the Bassin d'Arcachon Saint Eloi restaurant took its...
Located in Arès44 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantL'Incontournable  
8.5
  SPECIAL OFFER
Arès
5 KMS Arcachon Basin - In a marine atmosphere, decor reminiscent of ocean liners of yesteryear, the Brasserie Restaurant The Landmark welcomes you every day for lunch and dinner. The...
Located in Arès25 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantA la P'tite Assiette  
8.2
Andernos-les-Bains
Opened in 1998, the P'tite A plate is a place to find around the Arcachon basin. Overlooking a pedestrian street in the passage of the Old Market in Andernos, this property is located...
Located 4.2 km from Arès33 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Villa with 5 bedroomsLes Roses d'Arès    
9.2
Arès
Guest rooms in a detached house in Ares, 50 meters from the sandy beach on the Bay of Arcachon, close to protected sites conducive to walking. Family beach & Yacht Club at 50 m. The...
Located in ArèsFrom 65 € to 90 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsL'escale    
9.7
Andernos-les-Bains
L'Escale is located in a quiet and wooded. Particular attention has been paid to the distribution of rooms, bathrooms and private terrace. Access is totally independent, foreign and...
Located 3.4 km from ArèsFrom 59 € to 69 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsL'Orée du bois    
9.7
Andernos-les-Bains
2 rooms in an annex at the house of the owner, at the entrance of the city, near the beaches of the arcachon ' basin. Closed garden and car park. 1 room for 2/3 people (1 beds 140,1...
Located 4.5 km from ArèsFrom 60 € to 65 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 2 personsMoulin du Betey
Andernos-les-Bains
* Cottage 45 m² in a private house in a quiet, wooded area. Most. Decoration. * Close to the beaches of the Bay, shopping and 15 minutes from the ocean, I encourage you to visit our...
Located 5.7 km from ArèsFrom 360 € to 610 € per week 
Apartment for 2 personsApartment for 2 persons  
8.4
Audenge
Arcachon Bay, Studio Premium for two adults, located village center, quiet neighborhood, with shops, post office, banks, tourist office, pizzeria, restaurants... Many recreation, beaches,...
Located 13.5 km from ArèsFrom 520 € to 720 € per week 
Villa for 7 personsArcachon Abatilles
Arcachon
In a green, sunny villa, close to the sandy beach.
Located 13.6 km from ArèsFrom 600 € to 1500 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
820 places over 33 haAirotel Les Viviers****    
9.6
Lège-Cap-Ferret
On the peninsula of Lège-Cap Ferret, Airotel les Viviers**** welcomes you in the heart of a 33-hectares pine grove, 5 km from the ocean. Our campsite**** offers you an interior basin...
Located 5.5 km from ArèsFrom 26 € to 55 € per day 
90 places over 1,2 haCamping du lac    
9.6
La Teste-de-Buch
Backed by the forest, bordered by the bike path connecting Lake Cazaux in La Teste-center, 300 m from the lake and its beach lifeguard and 12 km from the ocean beaches, camping du Lac...
Located 26 km from ArèsFrom 13.40 € to 19.20 € per day 

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HOTELS

Résidence Néméa Les Rives de Saint Brice - Hotel in ArèsRésidence Néméa Les Rives de Saint Brice     
6.9
Arès
With direct access to the beach of the Bassin d'Arcachon, this residence is in the middle of a park in Ares. It offers indoor and outdoor swimming pools. Each maisonette at the Nemea...
Located in ArèsRoom from 46 €
Le Saint-Eloi - Hotel in ArèsLe Saint-Eloi     
8.1
Arès
Located in Arès, 100 metres from the Arcachon Bay, Le Saint-Eloi offers a restaurant that serves regional dishes, a terrace and a bar. The travel-themed rooms have a flat-screen TV...
Located in ArèsRoom from 65 €
Hôtel Le Grain de Sable - Hotel in ArèsHôtel Le Grain de Sable     
8.3
Arès
This traditional Basque-style house sits in a 600m² garden just 450 metres from the Bassin Beach in Arés. Free services and facilities include Wi-Fi, private parking and daily newspapers....
Located in ArèsRoom from 56 €

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Residhome Arcachon Plazza
Situated 200 metres from the beach in Arcachon, this residence has 24-hour reception. It offers self-catering accommodation with air conditioning and free...
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Grand Hotel de Bordeaux & Spa
Directly opposite the Grand Théâtre, this 5-star hotel is in the heart of the historic centre of Bordeaux. It offers a concierge...
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