Stay in a comfortable guest house, enjoy tasty dishes, watch a ballet at the Grand-Théâtre, treat yourself to luxury at the SPA of the Grand Hôtel. Bordeaux has some great surprises in store for those who want to live great experiences together. In the rest of this article, discover the best activities to do during a romantic getaway in Bordeaux!
Sleep in a beautiful guest house with a bucolic atmosphere
The advantage of the guest house? You generally feel welcomed in a more personal way, with more attention and advice from the occupants who know the city well. A little far from the city center, 10 minutes on foot, you will discover L’Arène, a charming guest house located in an old renovated house, very close to the public garden of Bordeaux. Unparalleled warm and welcoming atmosphere in the rooms, very quiet, which have a refined and contemporary style, as well as a view of a beautiful courtyard. In the city, you can also find original accommodation for couples such as the Love Room. And if you’re planning on splurging on that romantic night, you’ll find all the naughty toys and accessories you need at easytoys.fr.
Live a couple experience in a SPA
If you are celebrating a special occasion, enjoy a couple experience at Spa Nuxe “Les Bains de Léa” at the Grand Hôtel de Bordeaux. Decorated by Jacques Garcia with inspiration from Roman baths, this SPA has its outbuildings on the top three floors of the hotel, up to the panoramic terrace-jacuzzi whose views overlook the rooftops of Bordeaux. Ten cabins, a sensory space with swimming pool, sauna and hammam, this couple experience also includes a massage.
Dinner with a view at Bistrot Gabriel
If you have a romantic plan, nothing better than a restaurant with a view! This bistro allows you to enjoy an unobstructed view of the water mirror and the Garonne. You will enjoy elaborate cuisine and excellent value for money. In the meantime, take a trip to Bar Le Dix: you will find the best cocktails in Bordeaux.
See a ballet or an opera at the Grand Théâtre
On the Place de la Comédie, opposite the Grand Hôtel de Bordeaux, you will find Bordeaux Opera, the Grand Theatre. A superb setting in this beautiful 18th century building, reminiscent of the Palais Garnier, the Paris Opera. Even if you don’t have time to see a show, pop in anyway to admire the interior of this architectural marvel.
Attend a jazz concert on Thursday evening at the Hôtel de Sèze
In the incomparable setting of the Hôtel de Sèze, you can experience an original concert evening. Once a month, the hotel restaurant organizes a live jazz concert. These evenings are accompanied by a menu, as well as a cocktail menu with touches of jazz.
Eat oysters in Arcachon Bay
And to end your romantic getaway, if you like oysters, the ideal is to go and taste them directly in the oyster ports of the Bay of Arcachon. From the road, you can stop at the hut of your choice. It is also the perfect opportunity to admire the magnificent landscapes of the bay and meet the oyster farmers of the region!