Seignosse, a seaside resort in the southwest of France situated in the biggest forest of Europe, a ½ hour from the Pyrenees Mountains.
Its golden beaches as far as the eye can see, its lakes, its regional lay-out in a nature-preserved environment, all surrounded by oceanic weather allow many activities in a healthy and restful area.
Sport, Leisure and cultural
The Golf of Seignosse
1 18-hole par 72 golf course. Voted best golf course in France by English operators and 15th European golf course by golf world magazine, this course is a true masterpiece recognized by the best players and takes place in a huge hilly area, planted with pines and cork oaks, 70 hectares.
Atlantic Park: the largest water and leisure park in the Landes.
It is a municipal establishment which totals 2,800 m² of pools with multitrack slides, bend slide, tunnel slide, tube, a suicide bomber and a 9-meter-high kamikaze. There are also whirlpools, a spa, 25 m pools and a counter-current river for lovers of swimming, as well as wading pools with mini-slides for the little ones – Atlantic Park website
- 20 km of cycle paths
- 37.5 km of hiking trails
- 2 soccer fields with changing rooms and club house
- 1 performance hall with 1,400 seats (being enlarged for a capacity of 4,000 seats.
- 1 skate and roller skating track in Penon
- Landes racing arenas.
Seignosse and its neighbor Hossegor are renowned for offering the most beautiful waves of sand in Europe.
Depuis près de 20 ans elle accueille les championnats du monde de surf et ravi le public grâce a ses vagues magnifiques.For almost 20 years it has hosted the world surfing championships and delighted the public with its magnificent waves.
The regularity of good surfing conditions places Seignosse as a privileged place for learning and discovering surfing.
Enjoy the charms of the southwest
and its Landes gastronomy
Among the specialties that have made its reputation, the main ones are:
- Duck confit
- foie gras
- Chalosse beef
- the Landes asparagus
- chicken from Saint-Sever
- the Landes Plate
- the Adour kiwi
- pastis landais
- natural pie, with apples, prunes
To enhance it all you will of course find all Bordeaux wines as well as:
- The Floc de Gascogne
- Tursan wine
- The regional wines of Landais.