Resort Villa Régina
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Resort Villa Régina

Arcachon

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Outdoor pool
Ville d'Hiver historic district
Incredible mansion
A wonderfully appointed residence combining old-world charm and all modern conveniences.The Arcachon Bay must be one of the prettiest in France. The Winter Town (ville d'hiver) is an endless venue for walks and...
our stay at Villa Regina was very nice. An excellent base from which to explore Arcachon and its surroundings. It is very quiet, the hotel is also very quiet. The staff is friendly and the hotel is located in a very...
Ya conocíamos el hotel, pues habíamos estado más veces, por que nos gusta mucho el edificio y la calidad de sus servicios, el tener un lugar para guardar las bicis y su atención profesional
This is an excellent place to stay in Arcahon. The reception staff were very efficient and friendly. The room and facilities were first class. Good location with parking. We will be back next time we are in France. Well...
Always like to be at Regina. Great location, great building. Nice and roomy apartments/studios. Good service!
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In short

Your holiday residence in Aquitaine

A haven of tranquillity 800 m from the beach, in the elegant Ville d'Hiver district, Villa Régina awaits you for a rejuvenating stay. On holiday in this magnificent "Belle Epoque" residence dating from 1881, you will enjoy an exceptional location for your city centre escapades and a garden planted with trees, ideal for rest and relaxation.
 

Your holidays in the heart of the Bassin d'Arcachon, in a Belle Epoque villa

Here, lovers of old stones and history will be served. Inaugurated in 1881, under the name of Hôtel de la Forêt, the villa has welcomed many distinguished guests such as the Grand Dukes of Russia, Monet or Cézanne, but also the demonstration of one of the first automobiles by André Citröen in 1921.

Legendary places & links that beg for more

With its ancient soul, the Villa Régina looks after its residents and thus offers each year to hundreds of holidaymakers an exceptional living environment, a unique space for sharing where it is easy to create beautiful memories.
 

Focus on:
Visits not to be missed:
  • The city of Winter, Summer, Autumn or Spring, the harbour auction, the Mauresque park.
  • The Arcachon basin with the Dune du Pilat, the Bird Island, the cabanes tchanquées, the Cap Ferret...
Activities & leisure activities nearby:
  • The discovery of oyster farming on board a flat boat in Lège-Cap-Ferret.
  • A day in the heart of the Banc d'Arguin National Nature Reserve.

Your holiday rental in the Bay of Arcachon

To be experienced here and nowhere else

What if you took advantage of your holiday in Arcachon to visit an exceptional natural monument? Known to all for its exceptional dimensions, the Dune du Pilat, the highest dune in Europe, is also renowned for the beauty and diversity of its natural environment.
The best time to visit it? Early in the morning to get away from the crowds and avoid burning your feet!
 

Hosting

Your hotel residence in the heart of the Bay of Arcachon

Located in the heart of the Arcachon Basin, Villa Régina preserves your autonomy and your privacy while inviting you to share. 

The advantage: Three of our flats can accommodate people with reduced mobility.

Fully equipped residence and flats

Our residence has 66 flats spread over 3 floors with lift. From a 2-person studio to a 3-4-person flat, you can choose the most appropriate configuration for your future stay with us. 

Studio 2 persons
20 to 25 m²
1 double bed or 2 twin beds 90 cm
Bathroom with bath and separate toilet
2 room flat for 2 to 4 people
30 to 35 m²
1 bedroom with 2 single beds or 1 double bed and 1 sofa bed in the living room
Bathroom with bath and separate toilet
 
Service & Facilities included
Services:
  • Bed linen and towels provided
  • Baby kit on request
  • Cleaning kit
  • Loan of iron, hair dryer and hoover
Equipments:
  • Fully equipped kitchenette: dishwasher, electric hob, microwave oven, fridge with freezer compartment
  • Flat screen television
  • Telephone
  • Free Wifi
Services + with supplement
Optional:
  • Breakfast formula
  • Cleaning at the end of the stay (except kitchen area)
  • Comfort package : beds made on arrival, change of towels on request and end of stay cleaning

They are welcome: pets (dogs and cats under 8 kgs).
 

Catering

Staying in Arcachon: breakfast with a view of the park

With large Roman-style columns and a superb view of the park, the unusual style of the dining room will take you back in time at first light.

Breakfast package

As an option, you can enjoy a continental breakfast served as an all-you-can-eat buffet in the dining room from 18/12/21 to 02/01/22 inclusive and from 13/02 to 02/04/22.

A Bordeaux speciality at breakfast

You don't need to travel to Bordeaux to enjoy a small cannelé at breakfast!
This little soft cake, flavoured with rum and vanilla, travels to you every morning! You will love our breakfasts.

 
Activities

Your Vacances Bleues residence in Arcachon

Set in the heart of the elegant Winter Town district, our authentic "Belle Époque" residence invites you to relax in its beautiful garden.

You can also take advantage of your stay to relax in the outdoor swimming pool, accessible from May to October, or at the self-service billiard table to meet other holidaymakers.

 

And always... the Vacances Bleues family spirit

Villa Regina has both a chic and friendly atmosphere. In the communal lounge, you will find a French billiard table for moments of complicity between residents.

You can also discuss literature and browse through the books available in the shared library!

Listening & availability

Every day, our teams do their utmost to make your holiday rich in exchanges, meetings and discoveries.

Do you have a question about activities near the residence? Do you need advice?

Our hosts will inform you about the outings, walks and events not to be missed in the region and the main places to visit in Arcachon: the Winter, Summer, Autumn or Spring town, the harbour fish market, the Mauresque park...

Accompanied excursions

We offer weekly excursions with a guide at an additional cost.
Ask about this during your stay.
 

An ideal setting for your family holiday

Our residence is only 800 metres from the beach. It is the ideal starting point to discover Arcachon, a family seaside resort.

You will take advantage of your stay on the silver coast to enjoy the sea spray, the pine forests, the dunes and the ocean!

Located in the heart of the Atlantic coast, Villa Régina is also ideally placed to discover the Aquitaine coast, not forgetting the Bordeaux vineyards.

In Arcachon, you are sure to fall in love

Let yourself be seduced by the town of Arcachon and its extravagant past! You will appreciate its quirky and bourgeois architecture, its fine sandy beaches, its oyster beds and the various hiking possibilities it offers. 

Don't miss its gastronomy, its fishing villages, its museums and its bird island!
 

Activities to suit everyone's tastes

Sports & leisure: Golf enthusiasts will have a ball at the Arcachon Golf Club, a 7-minute drive from the residence. Tennis courts, jet-ski and kayak hire, diving clubs, horse riding and parachuting centres are also nearby.

Sea outing: Organise a boat trip on the Cap Ferret peninsula, or discover the Île aux Oiseaux to admire the "cabanes tchanquées" on stilts, symbol of the Arcachon basin.

Relaxing on the beach: slow down the pace with your feet in the water! There are more than 7 km of fine sandy beaches, including the magnificent Dune du Pilat!

A full cultural agenda
  • March: Don't miss the Arcachon festival, a patronal festival which takes place on the day of the Annunciation. On the programme: mass at the Basilica, procession on the Chapel pier, fireworks and entertainment with bandas.
  • May: Time for literature! La plage aux Écrivains is a literary event where many well-known writers come to share their passion for words.
  • July: Music is everywhere: Festival Arcachon en scène, Jazz en liberté in Andernos, Le Cap Ferret Music Festival...
  • August : The ocean is in the spotlight with the Oyster Festival in Arès and the Sea Festivals in Arcachon...
The most beautiful village of the Cap Ferret peninsula

Do you know L'herbe? It is the fisherman's village par excellence with its traditional wooden houses, coloured, typical, baptised with female names. Peaceful atmosphere guaranteed!
 

Discover and visit Arcachon, the Silver Coast and its coastline!

Discover the region and enjoy cycling

Do you like to get around by bike? From Villa Régina, you can discover Arcachon, Gujan-Mestras or the salt meadows of La Teste de Buch up to the Cap Ferret basin and the Dune du Pilat. Have a good trip!

The riches of the basin in the heart of nature

Walking enthusiasts will not be outdone. For example, try the hike by the ocean, which passes by the Dune du Pilat and offers superb views of the Banc d'Arguin, or take the Abécédaire trail... The Arcachon Basin is full of magnificent and friendly hikes, accessible to all.

Oyster farming, a real know-how 

Go to Lège-Cap-Ferret to climb aboard a boat and sail around the oyster beds! Admire the work of the farmers of the sea, the fishing of crabs around the parks... 

The advantage: At the end of the trip, you will be invited to taste this delicate and refined shellfish: the oyster.

David, oyster farmer in  Lège-Cap-Ferret

Your oyster farmer will meet you a few hours before low tide and will take you on board for an immersion in his daily life. You will assist in the loading of the barge before leaving the port and will be introduced to the know-how of the farmers of the sea!

Did you know that? It takes an average of 3 years of care and work for the larva to reach the size of a commercial oyster.
To find out more about this.

 
Pssst !
Want to observe migratory birds? Head for the Banc d'Arguin National Nature Reserve, one of the natural jewels of the Bay of Arcachon. Classified as a nature reserve since 1972, this site of golden sand and crystal-clear waters is a haven for seabirds. An ideal setting for a rejuvenating day in the heart of nature! 
Useful Information

For an easy arrival

Our address

“VILLA REGINA”
Résidence VACANCES BLEUES
11, allée Corrigan
33120 ARCACHON

 

How to reach us

By road (recommended)

Villa Regina is only an hour from Bordeaux on the A63 motorway and then the A660 expressway. Once in Arcachon, follow the signs for the Tourist Office and at the roundabout turn left onto Avenue Gambetta which leads up to the Ville d'Hiver. At the top of the avenue, turn right and then take the 3rd left.

By train

You can reach Arcachon thanks to a direct access by TGV from Paris, in only 4 hours. The Arcachon train station is a 15-minute walk from the residence.
Other possibility: direct TGV Lille-Bordeaux and Strasbourg-Bordeaux, then link by Regional Express Train), then taxi (count between 6 and 8€).

By plane

Bordeaux-Mérignac airport is 65 km from our residence.

Opening hours of the reception:

Reception open 7 days a week, from 8am to 12pm and from 3pm to 7pm 

Arrivals: from 5pm

Departures: before 10am

 

Reservation

Phone: 04 91 00 96 48

Contact

Phone: 05 56 22 02 00

Additional information

Parking: Villa Régina offers free parking in its outdoor car park.
Tourist tax: It is collected on behalf of the municipalities and must be paid when booking. The amount is determined per person and per night and may be revised during the year.
Deposit: On your arrival, you will be asked for a deposit of 250€.