The Finer things

Embodying the French ‘L’art de vivre’, Les Prés d'Eugenie delivers a truly unparalleled experience through a macro lens on the finer details, holding both sensibility and aesthetics to an extremely high caliber.

The Finer things

Arriving at Les Prés d’Eugénie

Embodying the French ‘L’art de vivre’, Les Prés d'Eugenie delivers a truly unparalleled experience through a macro lens on the finer details, holding both sensibility and aesthetics to an extremely high caliber.

Originally existing as the summer spa village of Empress Eugenie in 1861 (Napoleon III's wife), Les Prés d'Eugenie is, a century later, a family-run operation headed by no other than the three Michelin-starred chef, Michel Guérard.

Breakfast in bed

Les Prés d'Eugenie resembles a traditional Auberge country house, treated with a coat of opulence, and sealed with regality. The estate hosts 42 apartments, suites and rooms, all within walking distance - a small village of sorts.

Organic symmetry of timeless design

A 90-minute drive from Biarritz, the estate is a romantic escape, a mini-empire of recreational amenities, marble baths, rose and water gardens, and fine gastronomy. Inventor of ‘cuisine minceur’, Guérard’s dietary platform invites guests to successfully shed pounds while enjoying the art of food. Taste is certainly not sacrificed for the sake of health here.

“Les Prés d'Eugenie is more than a 5-star resort, it’s a way of life.”
The luxury of bath time

Laden with 18th- and 19th-century antiques, the lavish suites of the Main House are adorned in wood paneling and white marble, each room manicured to perfection. From the brass knob light switches to the delicately-placed paper bags wrapping guests’ slippers, to the highbrow selection of original artwork everywhere, each and every detail has been addressed with the greatest of care.

"L’Orangerie", one of the 3 dining rooms of the restaurant

Equipped with a staff as attentive as the decor is to detail, a place as lavish as the experience is wholesome, and an institution as rich in history as progressive in culinary and healthy living, Les Prés d'Eugenie is more than a 5-star resort, it’s a way of life.

The "Ferme Thermale" (stunning spa) lounge
Empress Eugenie de Montijo - 16th Countess of Teba and 15th Marchioness of Ardales, and the wife of Napoleon III, Emperor of France
One of the individual treatment booths of a former 18th-century Landais farm which covers 1,000 m² and hosts the Thermal Spa facilities
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