Grand Hôtel Richelieu

3.0 star property
City centre hotel, steps from Arcachon Beach

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Grand Hôtel Richelieu

In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
View from room
Shower, free toiletries, hair dryer, towels

Overview of Grand Hôtel Richelieu

8.6 out of 10 Fabulous
8.6/10 Fabulous

Property highlights

  • Pet-friendly
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Laundry facilities
185 boulevard de La Plage, Arcachon, 33120
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning
  • Front desk safe
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
Feel at home
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lift
  • Off-site parking available

Room options

Junior Suite

  • 38 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed

Triple Room

  • 24 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

Double Room, Sea View

  • 20 sq m
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 1 Queen Bed

Quadruple Room

  • 45 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds

Economy Double Room

  • 15 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Double Room

  • 17 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • Heart of Arcachon
  • Arcachon Bay - 12 min walk
  • Bay of Biscay - 3 min drive
  • Dune of Pilat - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Bordeaux (BOD-Merignac) - 45 min drive
  • Arcachon Station - 7 min walk
  • La Teste Station - 14 min drive
  • Gujan-Mestras Station - 14 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • La Table du Boucher - 6 min walk
  • Oyster Bar - 4 min walk
  • Le Patio - 4 min drive
  • Pizzeria Azzurra - 6 min walk
  • Diego Plage l'Ecailler - 5 min walk

About this property

Grand Hôtel Richelieu

A great choice for a stay in Arcachon, Grand Hôtel Richelieu features an airport shuttle. Guests will have free perks such as WiFi, self-parking and wired Internet. Also, this hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Arcachon Bay.


English, French, German, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 41 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time from 4:00 PM until anytime
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets allowed*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Restrictions apply*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Off-site parking within 656 ft (EUR 20 per day); discounts available
  • Street parking available


  • Airport shuttle*

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • Beach access
  • Bike rentals nearby


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk


  • Lift

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.45 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately EUR 15 per person
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Children & extra beds

  • Cots/infant beds are available for EUR 15.0 per stay
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 15.00 per pet, per night


  • Parking is available nearby and costs EUR 20 per day (656 ft away)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).


Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit and window guards on site.
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ+ friendly).
This property accepts credit cards and cash.
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1000 owing to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information on the booking confirmation.

Also known as

Grand Hôtel Richelieu Arcachon
Grand Richelieu Arcachon
Grand Richelieu
Grand Hôtel Richelieu Hotel
Grand Hôtel Richelieu Arcachon
Grand Hôtel Richelieu Hotel Arcachon

Frequently asked questions

Does Grand Hôtel Richelieu offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Grand Hôtel Richelieu does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Grand Hôtel Richelieu?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Grand Hôtel Richelieu?
Yes, pets are welcome. There's a charge of EUR 15.00 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Grand Hôtel Richelieu?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by Grand Hôtel Richelieu?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Grand Hôtel Richelieu?
You can check in from 4:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
Is there an on-site casino at Grand Hôtel Richelieu?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Casino D'Arcachon (4-min walk) is nearby.
What is there to do at Grand Hôtel Richelieu and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as cycling.
What's the area around Grand Hôtel Richelieu like?
Grand Hôtel Richelieu is located near Arcachon Beach, only a short 7-minute walk from Arcachon Station and 4 minutes' walk from Casino D'Arcachon.







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10/10 Exceptional

Fab location - staff were very professional and friendly - loved it !!
Michael, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

There was construction in the street so no hotel parking was accessible. We had to pay at a public parking 10 min walking from the hotel.
Taro, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nicholas, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Carolina, 6-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Polite staff
Stayed just the one night as were away with Ferrari group. Nice older hotel, very polite staff.
Mrs S, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very comfortable, quiet. Great breakfast. Car park a little small so had to park in Indigo car park down the road. €15 for 24 hours I think it was.
Christopher, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great stay so near to the beach.
The room, the staff and the breakfast were amazing
2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Very good everything about the place was agreeable
P, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Tonia, 4-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Really nice hotel in a great location. Very comfortable and pleasing. Highly recommend
Glenn, 1-night romance trip
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