Located 50 km from Bordeaux on the Atlantic coast, Lacanau offers an exceptional and immaculate setting for a fabulous holiday full of adventure. Unique in its own beautiful way, Lacanau is blessed with an untouched environment: a kingdom of surf where nature rules.
The ocean-side beaches formed by magnificent dunes offer at their summit an exceptional panorama, as far as the eye can see. These majestic views offer the feeling of total escape, and here you will find what you are looking for: The Ocean.
With it’s village atmosphere that changes with the rhythm of the seasons, you will enjoy all of its diversity and services. A multitude of restaurants, bars, shops and activities to satisfy all desires, await you close to Chill & Surf. In Lacanau many outdoor activities are enjoyed. Cycling everywhere on the kilometres of bike paths, surfing, running, sailing, kitesurfing, golf, horse riding, beach walks and more … You will inevitably succumb to the charm and authenticity of this marvellous place.
Lacanau is a world famous destination for surfing due to the famous competition that was created here in 1979 – LACANAU PRO. This event brings together the best surfers in the world who come to challenge the waves with incredible ease. It is a show not to be missed, a real surf festival. Surf culture is omnipresent in Lacanau and a surf lesson is an essential activity to enjoy while you are here! What better place to spend your holidays and surf a wave with Chill & Surf!
With its expansive sandy beaches offering an abundance of outstanding surf spots, Lacanau is known around the world for the quality of its waves. For young and old, beginners or experts, everything is here to enjoy surfing in optimal conditions and in complete safety. In summer, the nicest time of the year, you will enjoy small waves in crystal clear water between 20 and 23 degrees. Lacanau is a paradise destination for learning to surf!
Quick: Pizza Pise, Arona, OhPopPop, Le Clem, Au Goût Epic, LO-Vegan, Gelato Familia
Traditional: L’Assiette, La Cantine du Coin, Beach Rock Burger, Fonky Shelter, La Côte d’Argent, Ave Giulia, Chez Fred’o, Lotus Café Zen, Le Chat Sur le Toit, Rainbow Café, Le Boucantier (au Lac)
Gastronomic: Café Maritime, Villa Costes, La Cabane, Le Bistrot des Cochons, La Conche (au lac)
The Beach House Lacanau
Chill & Surf – the coolest surf school!
Alios Kite/Wake School