Plage de Contis | Côte Landes NatureLa plage de Contis, au nord de Côte Landes Nature, lieu idéal pour des vacances en station balnéaire à taille humaine !
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Surfing the Atlantic Ocean

From the beach of Contis in the north to St Girons beach in the south,

discover our 27 kilometres of fine sand seashore with generous Atlantic waves

making nature and sports lovers HAPPY 


Close your eyes and imagine yourself waking up to the songs of the cicadas, crossing the pine forest, finding yourself facing endless beaches and surfing the first waves at daybreak.

Too good to be true ?

Côte Landes Nature is indeed one of the best surfing destinations in France, with a coastline fully deserving its reputation as a paradise for surfers on the Atlantic coast.

Welcome to the Landes surf culture!

Famous as the cradle of European surfing, the Atlantic coast is the ideal destination to start surfing and improve your skills during your stay. With a pleasant climate all year round, miles of fine sandy beaches and exceptional waves, the Côte Landes Nature destination has no reason to envy the more famous neighbouring surf spots in Hossegor and Biarritz.

Surfing is hugely popular on the Landes coast, among residents and holidaymakers alike, with the “surf attitude” appreciated everywhere – a relaxed lifestyle, respectful of other people and the environment.

Both novices and experienced surfers will find what they’re looking for in Côte Landes Nature!

Learn to surf safely with the best surf schools during your vacation. From introductory to advanced courses, find qualified professionals offering private or group surfing lessons to surfers of all levels.

The best surfing spots for beginners, experienced and expert surfers at the beaches of Contis, Cap de l’Homy, Saint Girons and La Lette Blanche.

Come and see the best surfers in the world

Each year, prestigious World Surfing Championship events such as the Quiksilver Pro and the Roxy Pro, take place in Hossegor, a 30-minute drive south of Côte Landes Nature.

An ideal base to make the most of the competition, by avoiding the crowds on site, the camp-sites and hotels of Côte Landes Nature welcome spectators every year to admire the best surfers on the planet.