What makes Maison Aiguillon a great holiday rental
The charming owner knows the area intimately and will be delighted to share her knowledge and help you discover the 'real' Arcachon Bay.
A couple wanting comfortable and convenient accommodation for discovering Arcachon, the beautiful bay, and surrounding areas. Food-lovers (esp. oysters), water-sports enthusiasts, golfers (2 courses nearby), will love it too.
Arcachon is a fabulous and authentic year-round sea-side town, known for its signature architecture, lovely beaches (ideal with younger children), great restaurants and shopping, including a superb food hall. Easily reached by car from Bordeaux airport, or by train from central Bordeaux - it's an excellent base for a car-free holiday.
Contemporary & well equipped beach cottage within a short walk to all amenities
Maison Aiguillon is a brand-new detached cottage of 50m2 (built 2015) on a quiet residential street close to Arcachon centre, a short walk from the marina and local restaurants.
The design is contemporary and well-thought out - the owners are very experienced managers of rental properties. Fittings and furnishings are modern and good quality, the décor neutral with a tasteful sea-side feel.
The house entrance is via the front decked terrace (15m2) with dining table & chairs (well-screened from the street), facing east-south east and ideal for le petit déjeuner al fresco.
The front door opens in to a good sized living room with kitchen / dining area at one end, including dining table (seats 3) & well-equipped kitchen (oven, 4 ring hob, micrwave, fridge-freezer and dishwasher, etc). The entrance can open double-width on to the front terrace, and bring in lots of air and light.
At the other end of this room is a sitting area with seating for 3-4 and flat screen TV. A large window opens on to the front terrace.
A wooden staircase leads up to the first floor:
In all, Maison Aiguillon is a comfortable, modern and, importantly, sensibly-priced, beachside cottage.
1 double (180 x 200cm) + 1 single (90 x 190 cm)
Contemporary shower room
Maison Aiguillon is located in the Aiguillon district of Arcachon centre, and is home to a small marina, a renowned fishmongers and some excellent local restaurants. It's an authentic area of the town. The boutiques and food hall in the centre are just 1500m away - an easy bike ride, where you can also pick up the ferry to Cap Ferret or boat tours around the bay (both highly recommended).
Arcachon is a short drive from Bordeaux airport, or a train ride from Bordeaux central to Arcachon station just a short taxi ride away (2 kms), making a car-free holiday easy - several places hire bikes to get around during your stay.
Nearest village / town: Arcachon
Nearest beach: Arcachon (600m)
Boulangerie: Arcachon (200m)
Restaurant: 200m - good choice within a short walk
Market: Fish market 200m; Les Halles 1500m
Service: Polite and friendly staff
Product: Beautiful, good position for all amenities. Caroline charming and helpful.
Service Comment: Thanks for sharing your comments. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay at Maison Aiguillon - I love the interior style and agree that it's in a really great location. Fantastic to hear that you would like to visit Arcachon again - it's a special place! Bethan