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TownGujan-MestrasLe Teich at 4 km
Insee code33199La Teste-de-Buch at 6.1 km
Postcode33470Audenge at 6.9 km
Latitude44.6357310Biganos at 7.5 km
Longitude-1.0711890Lanton at 7.9 km
AltitudeFrom 0 to 28 metersArcachon at 8.3 km
Surface53.99 km²Taussat at 9.5 km
Population20375 inhabitantsPyla-sur-Mer at 10.4 km
Density377 inhabitants/km²Mios at 10.9 km
National labelAndernos-les-Bains at 12.2 km
Chief townBordeaux (at 62 km, 43 min)Arès at 15.4 km
DepartmentGirondeSanguinet at 16.9 km
RegionAquitaineSearch another town


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Gujan-Mestras is the oyster capital of Arcachon. It has a real maritime identity driven by its naval business and its oyster.

At Gujan, the team of the Office of Tourism at 37 avenue du Maréchal de Tassigny will kindly answer all your questions.


To visit: 7 ports: Hume, Meyran, Gujan, Larros Canal, the Barbotière and Mole who preserved their character.

The Oyster House on the harbor Larros, where we will explain breeding through various technical history of the oyster. It has recently been revamped.

The beach Hume, swimmable at high tide, monitored and labeled Handiplage season.

Basin Recreation where you entertained day and night.

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TransportTrain station of Gujan-Mestras,   Train station of La Hume
Leisure centresAmusement Park La Coccinelle,   Aquatic Park Aqualand Bassin d'Arcachon,   Beach of La Hume,   Casino of Gujan-Mestras,   Casino of the Lac de Magdeleine,   Golf Course of Gujan-Mestras


In April, the ride of 7 ports 100 to 100 nature and family.

In May, the Port Hume Earth Basin hosts the port of Hume.

In June, Fêtarade adds color to the beach Hume.

In July and August, all the arts are successively honored at the " Thursdays Larros ". " Larrostrea " arrives at the port of Larros ( many boats). " Opera outdoor" free.

In August, around Lake Madeleine, concerts, oyster tasting, concerts...

In November, Cross Southwest sport complex Chante Cigales.


Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Maiden tandem parachute jumpSports sensations285 €La Teste-de-Buch (5.3 km)
Microlight flight and aerial photographySports sensations80 €La Teste-de-Buch (5.3 km)
Stand-up paddle discovery tourSports sensations29 €La Teste-de-Buch (5.6 km)
Guided cruise of Arcachon BayNature and the outdoorsFrom 249 € to 646 €Arcachon (6.2 km)
Boat trip in the Arcachon BasinNature and the outdoorsFrom 250 € to 600 €Arcachon (6.7 km)

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Its relaxed way of life, seaside resorts, charming oyster-farming villages…
Their fine, tasty flesh is a treat for seafood-lovers!
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Tuesday 23 September
Min. 13°C - Max. 21°C
Wednesday 24 September
Min. 11°C - Max. 22°C
Thursday 25 September
Min. 14°C - Max. 19°C


French cuisine restaurantCafé de la Plage-Restaurant Chez Pierre  
Located in the charming seaside resort of Arcachon, Café de la Plage-Restaurant Chez Pierre is an institution. We sat at a table to enjoy fresh produce with a glass of white wine from...
Located 8 km from Gujan-Mestras45 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantChez Yvette  
Surprise - You stroll quietly through the streets of Arcachon, then your eye is drawn to a shop where you can see a variety of seafood prepared on ice: clams, shrimp, snails, all these...
Located 8.1 km from Gujan-Mestras5 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantKezako  
BEST BURGERS IN TOWN - Once Upon a Time in the South West. Close to the beach, Kezako offers a trendy setting and warm atmosphere, to rediscover the pleasure of true artisanal pizzas...
Located 8.1 km from Gujan-Mestras25 € per person 

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Apartment with 2 bedroomsVilla époque Napoléon III à Arcachon    
Penthouse in a luxury villa era of Napoleon III with view over the pool and direct access to the terrace to the beach.
Located 7.8 km from Gujan-MestrasFrom 125 € to 200 € the double room 
Apartment with 2 bedroomsSainte Rita  
Bed and Breakfast on the Bay of Arcachon (Full Moulleau center) beach 2 not commendable Spring and Autumn, 2 bedrooms, all for 4 people (cot available), bathroom with toilet, fridge,...
Located 10.4 km from Gujan-Mestras65 € the double room 
Villa with 3 bedroomsLa Nomade    
Located in a quiet residential Andernos les Bains, the Nomad offers three themed rooms located in separate floor of a house style Louisiana. They are each equipped with a bathroom and...
Located 11.2 km from Gujan-MestrasFrom 58 € to 68 € the double room 

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Apartment for 4 personsLoue charmant T2 3 étoiles B. d'Arcachon  
The apartment overlooks a beautiful park, the park Chêneraie. You can take meals on the terrace of the apartment. The pool is reserved for the Residence. Ideally situated for walking,...
Located in Gujan-MestrasFrom 250 € to 490 € per week 
Chalet for 4 personsChalet dans le bassin d'Arcachon   NEW
La Teste-de-Buch
Comfortable chalet on the edge of the basin wrest the town of La Teste de Buch located in a Residential Leisure Park set in a forest of oak and pine. To allow you to fully experience...
Located 4.6 km from Gujan-MestrasFrom 280 € to 750 € per week 
Villa for 6 personsRésidence drôles d'oiseaux   SPECIAL OFFER
Le Teich
Modern Villas T2 bis, T3 or T4 with garden & pool 3 * - At the heart of the Bassin d'Arcachon, in a small family residence, recent houses from 40 to 120 m² air-conditioned and terraced,...
Located 4.7 km from Gujan-MestrasFrom 190 € to 1290 € per week 

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90 places over 1,2 haCamping du lac    
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 13.6 km from Gujan-MestrasFrom 13.40 € to 19.20 € per day 
820 places over 33 haAirotel Les Viviers****    
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 14.5 km from Gujan-MestrasFrom 26 € to 55 € per day 

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La Gueriniere - Hotel in Gujan-MestrasLa Gueriniere     
Located in Gujan-Mestras in the Bassin d’Arcachon, this hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, a restaurant and air-conditioned guestrooms. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel....
Located in Gujan-MestrasRoom from 135 €
Hotel Residence La Baie des Landes - Hotel in Gujan-MestrasHotel Residence La Baie des Landes    
Located a 15-minute drive from Arcachon Beach, this residence is 2 km from Gujan-Mestras Train Station and 7.3 km from Arcachon Golf Course. Wi-Fi access is available in public areas....
Located in Gujan-MestrasRoom from 46 €
Village Khelus - Hotel in Gujan-MestrasVillage Khelus    
Located in the heart of a beautiful pine forest, only 9 km from the beaches, Village Khelus offers wooden chalets and cottages. Guests have access to many facilities including 2 tennis...
Located in Gujan-MestrasRoom from 52 €

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ibis Styles Bordeaux Meriadeck
ibis Styles Bordeaux Meriadeck is located in the historic centre of Bordeaux and offers modern air-conditioned rooms, all decorated with a different colour....
All Suites Appart Hôtel La Teste
Résidence All Suites Appart Hôtel La Teste is located in La Testé-de-Buch, 5.6 km from Bassin d’Arcachon. It offers stylish...
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