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Five beaches to discover and enjoy

The Saint-Palais-sur-Mer resort is officially recognised and labelled, offering high quality beaches and lots of sunshine. 5 kilometres of seaside, safe and ideal for the whole family, linked together by the Customs Path, a well-maintained coastal pathway.

All beaches afford a view of the "King of Lights", the Lighthouse of Cordouan.

Walks, games, swimming, lazing in the sun or simply watching the tides and boats sailing past.


All our beaches are sandy and each has its own personality

Plage du Bureau, Plage du Centre Saint Palais sur MerPlage du Bureau

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A sheltered crescent of beach in the heart of the resort, ideal for adults and children.

Tiralo chair on request for people with reduced mobility.

The beach is always busy in summer with kids clubs, swimming clubs and bars & restaurants in the immediate vicinity.

Lifeguard and first aid station in the summer period.



Plage de Nauzan

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A wide, sheltered cove, ideal for families and sailing enthusiasts. The beach is lively in summer with the French Sailing School of Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, children's clubs and bars and restaurants nearby.

Tiralo chair on request for people with reduced mobility.

Lifeguard and first aid station in summer period.


Plage du Platin

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A long bay with its "legendary rocks". Quiet and secluded in the middle of a residential area. This beach offers a panorama of the "carrelets" (traditional fishing huts on stilts) and the rocks crowned by the Terre-Nègre Lighthouse.


Plage de la Grande Côte

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A wide beach several kilometers long, bordered by dunes and pine forest. Nearly 2.5 kilometres of fine sand stretching from Saint-Palais-sur-Mer to Palmyra with a historical feature - bunkers from the Second World War. The Saint-Palais-sur-Mer sandyachting station is here and a cycle path runs nearby. There is a large car park overlooking the beach and you'll also find restaurants and entertainment.

Lifeguard and first aid station in summer period.

Plage du Concié


A little inlet bordered by the famous fishing huts of the region - the "carrelets". Away from the bustle and prying eyes.