Sofitel Biarritz Le Miramar Thalassa Sea & Spa

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On the beach
Indoor pool, outdoor pool
Indoor pool, outdoor pool
Indoor pool, outdoor pool

Overview of Sofitel Biarritz Le Miramar Thalassa Sea & Spa

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Sofitel Biarritz Le Miramar Thalassa Sea & Spa

5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
13 Rue Louison Bobet, Biarritz, Pyrenees-Atlantiques, 64200

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCasino Barriere9 min walk
  • Popular LocationBiarritz Lighthouse11 min walk
  • Popular LocationAnglet Beach11 min walk
  • AirportBiarritz (BIQ-Pays Basque)6 min drive

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About this area


Located in Biarritz, Sofitel Biarritz Le Miramar Thalassa Sea & Spa is in the city center and on the beach. Biarritz Lighthouse and Virgin's Rock are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Miramar Beach and Cote des Basques. Don't miss out on a visit to Biarritz Aquarium. Looking to get your feet wet? Kayaking, water skiing and windsurfing adventures can be found near the property.

What's nearby

  • Miramar Beach - 1 min walk
  • Casino Barriere - 9 min walk
  • Biarritz Lighthouse - 11 min walk
  • Anglet Beach - 11 min walk
  • Bellevue Conference and Exhibition Center - 11 min walk


  • B — 1 min walk
  • Le Bouchon Biarrot — 5 min walk
  • Palais de Jade — 6 min walk
  • Le Bistrot gourmet — 6 min walk
  • Hôtel Régina — 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Biarritz Station - 5 min drive
  • Biarritz (BIQ-Pays Basque) - 6 min drive

About this property

Sofitel Biarritz Le Miramar Thalassa Sea & Spa

5-star luxury hotel by the ocean
Close to Biarritz Aquarium, Sofitel Biarritz Le Miramar Thalassa Sea & Spa provides free WiFi, a hot tub, and a poolside bar. Treat yourself to spa services, such as a hot stone massage, a body treatment, or a body scrub. Be sure to enjoy a meal at B, the onsite restaurant.
Other perks include:
  • An indoor pool and an outdoor pool
  • Breakfast (surcharge), valet parking (surcharge), and a 24-hour front desk
  • Express check-in, express check-out, and concierge services
  • Guest reviews speak highly of the helpful staff
Room features
All 126 rooms feature comforts such as 24-hour room service and premium bedding, as well as perks like air conditioning and bathrobes. Guest reviews say good things about the clean, spacious rooms at the property.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding, Select Comfort beds, and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Bathrooms with deep soaking tubs and free toiletries
  • TVs with premium channels
  • Balconies, free infant beds, and coffee/tea makers

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge.

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/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking on site (EUR 30 per night)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily: EUR 29 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Fitness center
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa services
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Soundproofed rooms


  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms


  • Beachfront location
  • Terrace


  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Detox wraps
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - sports
  • Reflexology
  • Thalassotherapy


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Select Comfort bed


  • Bathrobes
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination


  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in from 4 PM - 5:30 AM
Express check-in


Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 20 per pet, per night
Dogs welcome
1 per room (up to 55 lbs)
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 50.0 per night
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 2.50 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 29 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 30 per night
  • Pet fee: EUR 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 50.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property caters to LGBTQ guests
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

This property has received its official star rating from the French Tourism Development Agency, ATOUT France.

Property is also known as

Sofitel Biarritz Miramar
Sofitel Biarritz Miramar Thalassa Sea
Sofitel Miramar
Sofitel Miramar Thalassa Sea
Sofitel Miramar Thalassa Sea Hotel
Sofitel Miramar Thalassa Sea Hotel Biarritz
Sofitel Thalassa
Thalassa Biarritz Sofitel
Thalassa Miramar Biarritz
Thalassa Sofitel Biarritz
Sofitel Biarritz Miramar Thalassa Sea Hotel
Sofitel Biarritz
Accor Thalassa Biarritz
Sofitel Thalassa Biarritz Hotel Biarritz
Biarritz Sofitel
Sofitel Biarritz Le Miramar Thalassa Sea & Spa Hotel
Sofitel Biarritz Le Miramar Thalassa Sea & Spa Biarritz
Sofitel Biarritz Le Miramar Thalassa Sea & Spa Hotel Biarritz

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Overall score and ratings


Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 120 out of 246 reviews
5 - Excellent 49%
Rating 4 - Good. 89 out of 246 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 17 out of 246 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 246 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 6 out of 246 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Unbelievable property with a view to die for! We had an ocean view room which was really special. My only critique is that the hotel is a little dated. I understand it is hard to have it look new when it is an older property and I think every attempt was made to have it look fresh and clean which it did. We enjoyed it and the extremely helpful staff! They were just so professional and so friendly.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful area and great proximity to beach and downtown area
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
A little off the beaten path, but right on the beach and next to the grand hotel in Biarritz. Beautiful views and large rooms.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent location - right on beach overlooking Atlantic. Great service! Nice room - clean and tidy. Not as large as us hotel rooms but very comfortable Husband and I really enjoyed our stay there and would return again
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

1/5 Terrible

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very disappointing, the hotel is in desperate need of entire renovation, tiles are falling off the balcony, hinges of glass balustrades are rusty, paint is peeling. Carpet in the corridors is badly stained. The hotel is certainly showing its age and it does not seem to have been touched up or renovated in many many years. The room and bathroom decor is very dated. The furniture is showing it’s age through scratches, torn and stained fabrics in both rooms and public dining areas.Pool needs a complete revamp. On the upside though the staff are very pleasant and accommodating, service is excellent, however, they seem to be very apologetic about the state of the entire hotel. For the price The Hôtel charges which is between 600 to €700 per night it is absolutely ludicrous to what is being offered in five star hotels in many parts of the world. I would certainly recommend to avoid until the hotel will be thoroughly renovated within the next two years as I was told. Subsequently my wife and I checked out much earlier than we had planned.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019