The spirit of Biarritz: seaside Luxury and History
The legendary and iconic Hôtel du Palais overlooks the Grande Plage of Biarritz like a ship firmly moored at the ocean’s edge. Inside, 5-star luxury awaits in the utmost calm and discretion.
The former Imperial Residence of Napoleon III and Empress Eugenia de Montijo, is ranked now among the world’s most beautiful hotels, boasting the Palace de France label. Its majestic facade, acclaimed services and facilities make it the flagship establishment of Biarritz and a touchstone for an international clientele.
The illustrious courtyard, its Second Empire rooms and suites, its gastronomic restaurants with panoramic views, all set it apart. This elegant venue reflects a chic, refined style, perpetuating the legend and glamour of the city of Biarritz. More than a hotel, an inimitable art de vivre!
Its majestic heated seawater pool, its splendid gardens, its ocean-view solarium and cabañas combine to create ideal seaside holidays in the bracing sea air.
Guests have direct access to the Grande Plage of Biarritz where surfing and paddle board lessons are available upon prior booking.
Rooms + Suites
Free Internet Access
- 142 Second Empire rooms & suites
- Imperial Spa with Guerlain and Leonor Greyl
- Fitness Center
- Imperial Club, outdoor seawater swimming pool (in season)
- Kid’s Club, seasonal activities for children during school holidays
- 6 meeting rooms including 300 sq m of space
- Clefs d’Or Concierge
- Valet parking service
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- Free parking
- Villa Eugénie
- Le Jardin de l’Océan
- Le Sunset
- Eugénie Lounge
- Imperial Bar
- Room Service
The Hôtel du Palais is a veritable symbol of Love, a romantic venue for your wedding celebrations. Our entire team will invest their talent and skill in preparing your once-in-a-lifetime event; our Chef Jean-Marie Gautier’s brigade will create a bespoke menu to be served in our panoramic Villa Eugénie restaurant or in a private salon.
Let the magic of the Hôtel du Palais add an extra touch of romance to your special day!