4 Star Hotel Le Splendid
Dax / Landes
4 Star Hotel Le Splendid
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4 Star Hotel Le Splendid

Dax / Landes

Innovative spa
Art Deco Hotel
City Centre
We loved our one night stay. Our room was spacious and we found the bed very comfortable. We should have booked as suggested for an evening meal because the hotel were unable to give us a table but staff were really...
I'm Spanish, and since the first moment the arrival was very confortable. I totally recommend this experience, first of all because of the installations and after that the unlimited access to the spa, which is ver...
Fantastic Art Deco hotel recently refurbished
The splendid hotel in bayonne it really make you feel like your a princess. Can?t wait to get back. Thank you
Good value for money - beautiful hotel in the Art Nouveau style. Good location in Dax. We had a very nice view to the river from our room. ...
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In short

Hotel spa Dax: an art deco hotel for your holidays in the Landes

3h30 from Paris, in the heart of Dax, the hotel **** Le Splendid is one of the most beautiful stops in the Landes. Open on the banks of the Adour and connected to the shopping streets of the town centre, this timeless place unfolds its Art Deco architecture at your feet. Between Bordeaux and Biarritz, our hotel in the Landes region is part of the age-old heritage of the spa town of Dacquoise with its innovative 1800 m² spa.

A mythical hotel in Dax in the heart of the Landes

The spirit of the place

Opened in 1928, Le Splendid hotel in Dax displeys its Art Deco architecture, a style skilfully cultivated by the architect André Granet. Listed as a Historic Monument, this emblematic place with its pure white lines, open on the banks of the Adour river, offers you an ideal getaway to discover the heritage assets of the Gascony region.

This jewel of the Roaring Twenties has reinvented itself while elegantly retaining its old-fashioned charm. At the crossroads of the monumental double staircase, plunge into the heart of this Hotel & Spa by Cinq Mondes... 1800 m2 of wellness with 14 treatment rooms.

Focus on:
Visits not to be missed:
  • The town centre of Dax
  • Saint-Paul-lès-Dax, Saint-Vincent-de-Paul
  • Hossegor, Biarritz... the Atlantic coast
Activities and leisure activities nearby:
  • 8 golf courses within 30 km of Dax
  • Hiking and mountain biking in the Barthes trails, a natural area classified as Natura 2000

A hotel in the Landes to walk on the green

To be experienced here and nowhere else

During your stay in our spa hotel in Dax, you have the opportunity to indulge in a wide variety of activities

A golfing holiday

A golfing holiday in the Landes region, in partnership with the hotel. Between the pines and the ocean, the golf courses of Hossegor, Mont de Marsan, Souston-Pinsolle, Moliets and Seignosse are renowned for their typical Aquitaine panorama, combining bucolic lakes and maritime forests. These courses attract players of all levels.


Your prestigious spa hotel in Dax

This exceptional hotel cultivates its singularity between its prestigious Art Deco past and its modern touch. Recently renovated, our 146 non-smoking rooms and suites are suitable for couples and families alike, who can stay in complete discretion.

Le + : Make your holidays unforgettable, opt for one of our suites for up to 4 people with a view of the Arena, the garden or the Adour.

Hotel formula

In all the rooms, noble materials are honoured in beautiful volumes for your greatest pleasure. Bright and air-conditioned, our rooms combine modernity with period features such as door handles, chandeliers and mirrors.

Comfort Room 1 person
19 m²
1 room with a 140 cm bed
Bathroom with shower and hairdryer
Comfort Room 2 persons
From 20 to 34 m²
1 bedroom with two 90 cm beds, Italian style
Bathroom with shower and hairdryer
Some have a view of the Adour river
CPrivilege room for 3 people
From 40 to 44 m²
1 bedroom with two 90 cm beds and a sofa bed
Bathroom with bathtub and hairdryer 
Deluxe room 4 persons
From 50 to 60 m²
1 room with two 90 cm beds and a sofa bed
Bathroom with bathtub and hairdryer 
Prestige suite 4 persons
100 m²
1 bedroom with two 90 cm beds and a sofa bed. A living room with table and chair with coffee machine and TV
2 bathrooms with bathtub and hairdryer
Service & Facilities included
  • Daily cleaning
  • Linen provided and changed if necessary
  • Baby facilities on request
  • Secure luggage storage at the reception
  • Ironing board and iron at the reception
  • PC available
  • Telephone
  • Flat screen television with theme channels
  • Safe deposit box
  • Mini-bar
  • Office space
  • Free WiFi
  • 5 Cinq Mondes cosmetic products
Services + with supplement
  • Room service breakfast
  • Double room occupied by 1 person
  • Covered car park of the BERGES Cours du Maréchal Foch. To be paid directly at the car park cash desk.

They are welcome: pets (dogs and cats under 8 kg). Only 1 pet per accommodation and not allowed in the common areas. Only 1 pet per accommodation and not allowed in the common area.


Our restaurant in Dax celebrates the local cuisine of the southwest

At the 4-star hotel Le Splendid, the restaurant is a true tribute to the Art Deco style, where our teams put their professional experience at your service.

The pleasure of good food

You will enjoy the warm atmosphere of our two rooms, one of which is open to the outside with a view of the Adour river and the other offers bistro-style dining.
And in your glasses, a selection of artisanal drinks and local organic and international wines

The restaurant of the hotel Le SplendidLe Splendid's Chef creates and assembles quality products from the South-West of France.
Discover a gourmet and balanced cuisine concocted with local and seasonal products.

And for children

Everything has been thought of to awaken the youngest to the sense of taste!

And to make your life easier, we can even provide you with food jars and compotes in portions, on simple request!

Discover our catering


A bar with terrace in your hotel in Dax

The bar

Our lounge bar with terrace is open during the day and in the evening from 7am to 11pm.

The bar area in the majestic lobby is a real showcase of luxury. Here cocktails are prepared on demand. For a rejuvenating treatment, extend your well-being experience with our detox cocktails.
In fine weather, we recommend that you sit on the terrace with a view of the landscaped garden and the Adour river.

For a more intimate atmosphere, the Art Deco listed smoking room can be reserved for your private events
In the evening, the bar comes alive with music: concerts, piano-bar sessions...

Alcohol is dangerous for your health, consume with moderation. Alcohol will only be served 1 hour before and 1 hour after the restaurant opens.


Forging links with the region

At the Splendid, there's a touch of the land in your plate...

Foie gras and duck breast from Jean Sarthe's farm, beef from Chalosse Lavigne in Dax, pork from the Vieux Bourg farm in Castel-Sarrazin... local products are the mainstay of the chef's recipes at the Splendid in Dax, enhanced by local IGP wines.
See you in the chef's kitchen, for a contrast of flavours!



Spa in Dax: discover our luxury spa by Cinq Mondes

Pampered by our expert teams, Le Splendid takes care of your well-being in a life-size setting unique in France.

An oasis of tranquillity in Aquitaine

Enjoy your relaxation area

This 1800 m² spa reveals the sumptuous stone vaults of the old medieval castle, blending with mosaics from the 1930s:

  • Aqua-sensory course (extra charge 15€/person)
  • Beauty rituals from here and elsewhere with 14 treatment rooms by Cinq Mondes
  • Art of living course: yoga, sophrology, bio-energy, pilates, QiGong, cryotherapy and "vacufit" sessions.
  • Gym and aquagym sessions.

Useful information:
Spa reception hours: From 9.45am to 1.30pm and from 2.30pm to 8pm.

Book a Spa moment Contacts
+33 05 52 35 20 14 - splendidspa@vacancesbleues.fr


Aqua-sensory course

A large thermal water pool (32°) equipped with massaging jets, swan necks, bubble beds and a whirlpool bath, opening onto an Art of Water course:

  • Sauna and hammam
  • Flotarium
  • Ice fountain
  • Caldarium
  • Experiential showers
  • Kneipp course (revitalising "hot-cold" water course)
  • Hot and cold benches
  • Relaxation room

Access to the aqua-sensory course for children aged 15 and over (children aged 3 to 15 must be accompanied by an adult).

Beauty rituals from here and elsewhere

Wellness treatments by Cinq Mondes and Phytomer

Created with the utmost attention to detail, using the best active plant ingredients in the pure tradition of Asia and Morocco, our treatments by Cinq Mondes meet the needs of every skin.

The Splendid offers you new eco-responsible care products from Phytomer, a specialist in marine biotechnology. 

  • 12 treatment rooms are at your disposal, including 2 duos (with hammam, private sauna and experiential showers).
A la carte treatment packages

The Rituals:
Rain of the Senses Ritual, India Ritual, Oriental Ritual, Springs Ritual and Evasion Ritual.

The treatments:
Laminaria seaweed wrap, Fucus seaweed wrap, Dax peloid wrap, Hydromassage chromotherapy bath, Self-massaging jet in thermal water, Relaxation under rain, Affusion scrub, Affusion massage, Multi-sensory hydrojet, Relaxing modelling, Vacufit and Cryotherapy.

All-inclusive treatment packages

Long stay

7-day/6-night package with half-board and accommodation (double comfort room) + access to the aqua-sensory course + treatments by Cinq Mondes according to the chosen package:

  • Energy 12 treatments + 6 coaching sessions From €1320/person* The feeling of renewed vitality.
    Sports assessment + 2 aquafitness + Nordic walking + 2 aquatraining + pilates + 2 sensory hydromassage + 3 hydromassage baths with aromatic eucalyptus oils + 3 detox marine cocoon wraps + vacufit + 2 cryotherapy + osteopathy.
  • Fitness 24 treatments From 1386€/person* : Relaxing treatments for an invigorated body.
    3 water activities + 3 self-massaging jets + 3 mint and juniper hydromassage baths + 3 sensory hydromassages + 3 Dax peloid wraps + 3 affusion relaxations + relaxing massage + affusion modelling + Bali flower radiance facial.
  • D-Stress 24 treatments From 1434€/person* : A deeply rested body.
    Sublime scrub under affusion + 1 toning Indian Ayurvedic modelling + sublimating facial treatment + D-Stress massage + 4 hydromassage baths with aromatic orange blossom oils + 3 Dax peloid wraps + 3 relaxation in the flotarium + 3 relaxation under affusion + 3 wellness workshops (pilates, yoga) + 1 fresh fruit and vegetable juice cocktail
  • Detox and silhouette 24 treatments From 1410€/person* : Draining and stimulating treatments.
    Aromatic spice scrub under affusion + Heavy legs massage + 3 slimming wraps + 3 vacufit + 2 silhouette draining under affusion + Udarabyanga detox treatment + 3 hydromassage baths with essential citrus oils + cryotherapy + 3 self-massages in thermal water + 6 coached activities in the pool or in the gym or outdoors.
  • Beauty - anti-aging 24 treatments From €1602/person* : Softness & comfort for a new skin.
    1 papaya purée radiance scrub + 2 hydromassage baths with essential oils of rosemary + 3 hydromassage baths with ginger and absolute rose + 3 affusion relaxation treatments + 3 perfect contour wraps + 3 relaxing massages + 3 wellness workshops + vacufit + cryotherapy + radiance eye treatment + lifting and plumping Ko Bio facial + radiance facial with Bali flowers + sublimating 5-flower ritual facial
  • Five Worlds 18 treatments From €1466/person* : Towards a new source of harmony.
    Sublime scrub + 1 Balinese massage + aromatic rain of the senses massage + invigorating Indian Ayurvedic massage + relaxing traditional Oriental massage + lifting Ko Bi Do facial + Polynesian massage + Balinese massage + 2 sensory hydromassages + 3 rain relaxation treatments + 3 hydromassage baths with lavender essential oils + 3 rhassoul wraps.
Short stay

3-day/2-night half-board package with accommodation (double comfort room) + access to the aqua-sensory course + treatments by Cinq Mondes according to the chosen package:

  • Escale Découverte 4 treatments From 362€/person* : A moment of intimacy.
    Relaxing massage + 1 Dax peloid wrap + 1 sensory hydromassage + relaxation under affusion.
  • Escale Harmonie 5 treatments From €422/person* : A feeling of well-being
    Moisturising wrap + hydromassage bath with essential oils + sensory hydromassage + personalised massage + face and trapezoid massage.

2 days/1 night package with half board and accommodation (double room comfort) + access to the aqua-sensorial course + treatments by Cinq Mondes according to the chosen package:

  • Relaxation Break 2 treatments of your choice From 181€/person* : A total disconnection.
    Clay and seaweed wrap + affusion relaxation + sensory hydromassage.
  • Pause Sérénité 3 treatments From €231/person*: Everything is good for you!
    Hydromassage bath with orange essential oils + rhassoul wrap + relaxing massage.
Escale Duo*

Private suites for two: Duo Massage, Duo Rev'Adour, Carré Zen
* Prices are per person and include: half-board accommodation in a double Comfort room on the Adour side, Cinq Mondes treatments according to the chosen formula and access to the aquasensorial course.

Our treatment menu
Our experts offer other treatment packages, please contact us on +33 05 52 35 20 14 or by email splendidspa@vacancesbleues.fr for more information.

Art of Living Course

A wellness expertise

3 times a week, Florence, entirely devoted to your well-being, offers you yoga sessions at the Splendid hotel. (To be booked in advance).

Every week, she offers Qi Gong classes (extra charge), a gentle, slow gymnastic technique derived from traditional Chinese medicine.

With free access, our fitness room is open every day from 9.45am to 7.45pm and is ideal for keeping in shape. Our sports coach offers you a cardio-training programme to help you feel better in your body. 

A better harmony between your body and your mind (in addition):

  • Sophrology, Relax-Reflexology, Foot Reflexology, Bioenergy, Access Bars, Naturopathy, Shiatsu, Aquatic Osteopathy
  • 100% fitness activities (extra charge): Aquagym, aquabike and aquatraining sessions 

Your spa treatment in Dax

Special curists at the Splendid

The Splendid has been offering the benefits of its thermal mud with the silt of the Adour since Antiquity.

Le Splendid is the partner of the completely renovated Jean Nouvel thermal baths, located opposite the hotel. 

  • 22 days/21 nights half board per person: From  €1722  1244€*
  • 22 days/21 nights full board per person: From  2020€  1454€*

*Price from including 21 nights accommodation in half board or full board from 29/10 to 26/11/22 in hotel formula. Access to the aqua sensory course: 15€/person. Taxes and drinks not included.


Your Vacances Bleues hotel in the Landes

Make a well-deserved stopover in Dax, which reveals all the facets of the South West, in our hotel Le Splendid, an architectural jewel between refinement and authenticity.

A host of activities in France's leading spa town

Healing, rejuvenating or relaxing... a spa treatment is a unique activity that combines well-being and health.

Ideally located in the city centre opposite the banks of the Adour, the 4-star hotel is the best ambassador for well-being.


Our à la carte services

Excursions & walks in the Landes

Every week, in partnership with the Touyarot coaches, depart from the hotel to discover this gourmet region and its tourist attraction.

From April to September, from Monday to Friday, let yourself be tempted by the fine sandy beaches of Biarritz; the natural expanses of San Sebastian or the cultural wealth of Bilbao & Guernica...

For more informations, contact the hotel directly.


Around your Vacances Bleues hotel, a region to explore
Beyond the Landes forests

Beyond the Landes forests

Go for a walk in the Landes de Gascogne forest, a preserved natural environment that is home to a diverse range of fauna and flora.

Take a diversion to the Marquèze ecomuseum, to conquer the largest industrial forest in Europe, which has shaped the region's landscape. A remarkable, reconstructed site that will appeal to the whole family.

Just an hour from the Atlantic Ocean

Following the coastline, explore the magnificent picturesque Basque villages of Bayonne, Biarritz and Saint de Luz and soak up the joyful art of living. 

Inland Landes

Stroll through the streets of Dax, a town renowned for its thermal activity and its architectural sites: the atrium (shows all year round), the Andalusian-style Arena, the hot fountain...

nd let yourself be surprised by the beauty of Mont-Marsan, a city with green landscapes and an authentic character highlighted by its old stones. 

In your diaries

  • Férias de Dax: a highlight of the town, take advantage of every moment to discover live shows in every street corner.
  • Festival Toros y Salsa: a clever mix of Latin dances and bullfighting, a festive atmosphere that will give you unforgettable moments.


In partnership with the  FFB
From 08 to 15/10/22

For beginners: learn bridge and enjoy 2 hours of lessons per day given on site by an instructor delegated by the federation, during your stay at the Splendid.

FREE: the licence for the season to anyone who has never had a licence.
For 5 days, 10€/person.

Pssst !
On 16 June 2018, for the reopening of the Splendid, a dinner concert was organised in partnership with André Manoukian. 

A real one-man show mixing a solo piano concert with moments where the artist told the secret history of jazz, using his talents as a comedian and host.

Useful Information

For an easy arrival

Our address

2, cours de Verdun
40100 DAX


How to reach us

By road

A63 : exit 9 Dax, follow the D824 then follow the D947 to the hotel. A64 : exit 7, follow the D430 then follow the D817 then D22 and D29 and D947 to the hotel. 

By train

Dax train station 5 minutes from the hotel + taxis.
Tip: close to TGV arrivals, 1 hour from Bordeaux and 3h15 from Paris.

By plane

Biarritz airport at 60 km.

Opening hours of the reception:

Reception open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.

Arrivals: from 5pm (after 10pm, without a call from the client, the club reserves the right to re-let the room)

Departures: before 10am



Phone: 04 91 00 96 48


Phone: 05 58 35 20 10

Additional information

Take advantage of our children's benefits:

FREE stay for -2 years old
-50% off for children aged 2 to 5
-25% off for children aged 6 to 11
-10% for children from 12 to 14 years old