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La ville d'Hiver, Arcachon

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Historic Site · Tourist Spot
Built for the wealthy, La ville d'Hiver is known for its charming Victorian architecture. In the 1860s, brothers Emile and Isaac Pereire took advantage of the public's fondness for spas and bathing and created a resort town to cater to those needs. You can admire the architecture of the seaside neighborhood, as well as the gardens and forests surrounding it. Plan your visit to La ville d'Hiver and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Arcachon travel route planner.
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  • There’s nothing quite like the Arcachonnaise style and it’s really interesting to take a walk round the curious and fantastical villas of the Ville d’Hiver. Particularly suited to a less sunny day if....  more »
  • It's a personal thing. If you are interested in seeing houses from another era in various styles, you shall probably find this interesting - to wander around and reflect on how they were when...  more »
  • Very nice residential area in Arcachon! Plenty of nice Villas! Good for a 2 hours walk
  • Nice winter villas well mentained, good for leisure walks.

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