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Hendaye Beach

Boulevard de la Mer, 64700 Hendaye, France
+33 5 59 20 00 34
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Lovely beach. A lot of surfers. Great waves and a long long boulevard to walk on. Bus stop at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mgretl
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
via mobile
Beach that has it all

2 kilometers of beach, sand, waves, boulevard with plenty of parking (if you are on time, esp... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fam_Ligth
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DRIEBERGEN
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Clearly marked swimming areas, water quality, waste management… you will know it all ! With water that reaches 23ºC in the height of summer, it is a privileged spot for families who seek plenty of space and safety. It is also a good choice for novice and seasoned surfers in search of sensations. The beach attendants propose facilities such as tent and deckchair hire and beach clubs for children. The beach of Hendaye offers bathing water quality A for several years.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great beach” (10 reviews)
“clean beach” (4 reviews)
“long beach” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Boulevard de la Mer, 64700 Hendaye, France
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+33 5 59 20 00 34
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely beach. A lot of surfers. Great waves and a long long boulevard to walk on. Bus stop at 'grand plage'.

Thank Mgretl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

2 kilometers of beach, sand, waves, boulevard with plenty of parking (if you are on time, esp sundays are busy), possibilities for surfing. We have been sevetal years here and will certainly return.

Thank Fam_Ligth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in Hondarribia, visited for the day. Amazing beach which goes on for miles. Flat, open, tons of rooms, shallow, warm and inviting. You can find you own little space, not to be crowded, great people watching and excellent sailing in the distance! Quite enjoyed...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and quiet beach next to Spain, on the other side of the river. Good choice of accomodations and plenty of simple and friendly restaurants.

Thank Pierre Jean Dom... r
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful beach in the area. So long, so nice. Sand is so fine, there is no danger for the kids and it is well equipped with showers and WC. If you want to learn how to surf, it is one of...More

Thank PJ R
Reviewed 30 June 2017

The beach at Hendaye, is great, plenty of space for everyone. Very clean. The waves can be strong, as I found out when I got knocked off my feet. The waves seem to be smaller the closer you get to the port side of town.

Thank claireetguillaume87
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We were expecting Biarritz to be similar to Le Touquet....elegant and very French! It MIGHT have been very French but it wasn't particularly elegant! Yes, it has two wide beaches, lots of surf and surfers but no feel of the elegance we were hoping for!...More

1  Thank HERMOSAMARIPOSA1
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The waves or less strong than the surroundings and it is perfect for the kids. You can see the Spain in front.

Thank fitamanta
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely to walk to the sea, swim and then walk home. Shower and foot showers to be rid of the sand. Sea is always close!

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Had a great time walking along the beach. Fantastic views in both directions. Water was a little cold but there was some good surf and only a few surfers out taking advantage of it. The Basque area of France and Spain have some excellent surf...More

Thank Ron S
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