From Brittany to the Spanish frontier, the Atlantic coast boasts great expanses of sandy beach, world famous wines and brandy and of course oysters. A quarter of the coast line is in the southern area known as the Aquitaine which is where you will find most of our featured destinations.
LATEST NEWS - ADDITIONAL DESTINATIONS, MORE CHOICE: As well as the destinations featured in this section, French Travel Service's network of contacts now allow us to book hotels in BREST, ARCACHON and LES SABLES D'OLONNE. Please ask for further details and prices
Eurostar & TGV travel to the Atlantic Coast
Travel from the UK (London St Pancras, Ebsfleet or Ashford) to any of these destinations is via Paris with a change from Paris Nord to Paris Montparnasse station (Metro/RER tickets provided, the actual journey time is 30 minutes plus access time, full step by step instructions provided). Nantes is also served by a direct service from Lille (only a change of platform required) as is La Rochelle but with an additional change en route at Poitiers.