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Phare De Biarritz

Phare de Biarritz, Pointe St Martin,, Biarritz, France
+33 5 59 22 37 10
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So nice to actually see a working lighthouse

Really nice to see this lighthouse still in use- it's well worth the walk up to the top of Avenue... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dublin, Ireland
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Beautiful at dusk

I was staying nearby, with a view from my room of the lighthouse. It really added to the experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diamond Bar, California
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Phare de Biarritz, Pointe St Martin,, Biarritz, France
+33 5 59 22 37 10
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice to see this lighthouse still in use- it's well worth the walk up to the top of Avenue L'imperatrice to view all the way across la plage and Biarritz ville. Great views and iconic lighthouse shots...it's also well lit around the base at...More

Thank gardinem8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying nearby, with a view from my room of the lighthouse. It really added to the experience and I especially enjoyed when the light came around dusk.

Thank Bearyz
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The walk from the Grand Plage to the Phare is beautiful. It gets a little steep at times but its definitely worth it. Great views and beautiful vegetation on the way. The park arround the lighthouse is well kept and there is a cafe to...More

Thank Miamiswiss
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Located at the far North end of the beach is the Share de Biarritz. ( Lighhouse) Wonderful views. Not for the faint of heart in that there is a pretty long walk to reach the point, plus 750 steps to the top. The views you...More

Thank mitch w
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The phare de Biarritz stands out between Biarritz and Anglet and is well worth the visit on a sunny day. You can see as Biarritz on the one side and the Anglet beaches on the other. If you feel fit why not climb to the...More

Thank maweb31
Reviewed 27 December 2016

great sightseeing point to look towards Spain, the fantastic waves and to the north towards the long shore of Hossegor.

Thank Moritz W
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The view from the lighthouse is magnificient, it is worth walking there for the view. There are stairs going down on the rocks but the enormous waves down there could be deadly as sometimes they go over the path. Stay on the belevedere, it is...More

Thank michel_josee
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I have always loved light houses and their ability to stand firm against the most ferocious storm. As you climb the 243 steps to the top think about the near 150 years of storms and lives saved by this structure. Then enjoy the view from...More

Thank PaulFloren
Reviewed 3 October 2016

it is a spectacular view of all of Biarritz, Even, look on the nudist beach . Beuatifull forest of pines trees.

Thank patrickfiat21
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The views from just below the lighthouse are amazing but if you are prepared to climb the 248 steps, the views become magnificent on both sides of the point on which it is perched. Entrance to the lighthouse is only available after 2pm (and costs...More

Thank Stevo F
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Is there a way to drive up? Is there parking there?
9 May 2017|
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Response from maweb31 | Reviewed this property |
Yes close by although difficult if in the summer.
What times is the lighthouse open please? Thanks
24 August 2015|
Response from Dantol13 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but if you go onto Biarritz office de tourisme website it should have the times on there
Est-ce payant ? est-ce que ouvert toute l'année ? merci
12 January 2016|
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Response from Alain M | Reviewed this property |
Non c est payant je crois 2.50 euro
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