Points of interest
You can go to Bordeaux from our house by bus (bus stop located only 100 meters away) and it will take you about 35 minutes. Bordeaux is registered on the UNESCO world heritage. Bordeaux is also a harbor, university, wine-making and architectural city, which will seduce you without any doubt.
The Médoc region
The famous Médoc region is located only 30 minutes away from our house. You can visit the Châteaux and most of the owners will allow you to taste their wines. We are also very happy to help you organize your wine tour.
St Emilion, a UNESCO village
The expressway will allow you to reach this charming medieval village in only 40 minutes. St Emilion is located on a rocky hill and is very famous for the quality of its wines and the majesty of its architecture and monuments.
The “Dune du Pyla” and the city of Arcachon
You cannot miss this amazing point of interest that is located only 50 minutes away from our house. This is the highest dune in Europe! It is so much fun to climb up the dune and admire the bay of Arcachon and its oyster beds. It even more fun to run down the dune! You will fill like a kid! Arcachon is an elegant sea resort, once famous for its spa. You will be impressed by the magnificent houses from the 19th century located in the “Winter city/Ville d’Hiver” district.
The Atlantic Ocean beaches
With its vast sandy beaches, the Gironde coast is a paradise for swimming, surfing, body boarding, kite surfing and sunbathing enthusiasts. Cycle tourists can get there directly from our house, thanks to an excellent network of cycle paths that will bring you to the coast.
The house of la Sablière is surrounded by many golfs. Golf in the Médoc region, Bordeaux, Lacanau or Margaux. They are all at 15/20 minutes from the house. It can be appreciable during championships between golfs.
Hiking and biking paths
Our house is 50 meters away from the bike path that goes from Bordeaux to Lacanau. This bike path gives you access to the entire network of cycle and hiking paths of the region.
The Medocaine is a cycle ride as famous as Médoc Marathon. It takes place every year at the end of May. The start of the race is in Arsac (15 minutes away from the house). This very festive event is a great opportunity to spend a fantastic day in the Medoc vinyard , to visit famous châteaux and to tast their delicious wines.
- A cinema (3 theatres ), a library and bike rental only 5 minutes away
- Horse riding schools at 15 minutes