Quality Hotel Bordeaux Pessac
Avenue de l'Europe
Gradignan, Bordeaux, 33170
Phone: (33) 5 56 75 20 00
Fax: (33) 5 56 75 20 01
Avenue de l'Europe Building B, Gradignan, Bordeaux, FR, 33170
- Phone: (33) 5 56 75 20 00
- Fax: (33) 5 56 75 20 01
Place d'Arlac is a pleasant market place.
Located between the Mondésir and the central Mérignac districts of Bordeaux, Cash Vin sells wine on both a retail and wholesale basis. Offering a huge choice of labels at a range of prices, it stocks a variety of vintage bottles from the most affordable châteaux. Liqueurs such as Cognac and a selection of Champagnes are also available. The large store has a minimalist feel to it, rather reminiscent of a supermarket, and staff provide professional advice as well as great gift ideas that can be delivered courtesy of the shop all over France and abroad.
A place hosting markets all year.
Generation Bad a little shop near the wide streets that encircle the town center is dedicated to badminton and sells not just rackets but shuttlecocks, nets, and cups and trophies for competitions. It specializes in restringing either a whole racket or replacing individual strings. The owners exhibit at all the badminton tournaments in order to publicize their services. You get friendly service and guidance on the choice of a racket according to your level and your needs.
A Place where you can go shopping to the market every day of the year.
This is one of the best places to buy small cakes called canelés, which are cooked in the oven for a very long time in small, fluted copper tins. They can be bought individually or in boxes of six or ten. Come and see the pastry chef at work through the glass window, and enjoy the warm welcome from the sales assistants. The shop also has other outlets throughout the city.
Dock des Épices is a true treasure island for cooks and enthusiasts of spices. The Dock offers an incredible choice of spices from all over the world. Looking for some vanilla? You have a choice of varieties from Mexico all the way to Reunion Island off Madagascar. In this store you will find even the usually most unobtainable spices. Salt and vinegar are also available in the fanciest compositions. All the spices are contained in small cute jars that look nice on the kitchen shelf. Another plus: you can order all the spices on Dock des Épices' website.
Not far from the Saint-Jean station, the culture of Portugal is uncovered in Librairie Portugal a little bookshop filled with Portuguese newspapers, text books, dictionaries, books and reviews piled high. On gaining a better understanding of this European nation, you might then be able to get to know some of the people of Bordeaux with Portuguese origin, who are always happy to share the love of their culture. The shop also sells records as well as wine and spirits from Portugal, creating an all-inclusive cultural treasure-trove in the very heart of the Portuguese district.
Located a few hundred meters from Place Gambetta, it combines a mammoth supermarket selling food and household goods with the likes of fashion and textile boutiques, decoration and tableware shops, and stores for hardware, electrical appliances, computers, music and books. A real Aladdin's cave of retail where household names such as Sephora, Nature et Découverte and Etam are well-represented, and you can leisurely stroll over the three well-laid out floors. Auchan Mériadeck is a bright and convenient center for all your shopping needs.
Le Blé en Herbe is an organic bakery that takes you back to the days of tasty home-made bread. Set near the Boulevards along the bustling street between Place Gambetta and the center of town, the tiny shop may not sight seem welcoming at first. It is however a well-known fact that many a local has been buying their bread here for years and years. You'll really be spoilt for choice since Le Blé en Herbe prepares an endless variety of bread including wholewheat or sesame bread, five-grain loaves, bread made with chestnut flour and even baguettes with seaweed. Everything is made from deliciously natural ingredients in the good old-fashioned way.
Total Heaven is the biggest record store in Bordeaux and a true paradise for music lovers. The selection reaches from electronic music to drum 'n bass, passing by French music. Other than CDs, Total Heaven offers a large vinyl collection. One can easily listen to the music in the back space before buying it. For the true fans of music, the store offers a range of T-shirts and other merchandise articles from different bands. Total Heaven is regularly an organizing partner for underground concerts in Bordeaux and organizes music related events in the store, as well. Total Heaven is the meeting point for DJs and music lovers in Bordeaux.
This shop can provide everything you need for team games as well as individual sports, especially winter sports. Hire what you require for skiing for the weekend. The shop also repairs equipment and supplies sportswear for men, women and children. Come December and the shop is full of young people attracted by the dedicated staff who sell surf boards, roller blades and skateboards. The back of the shop has a good stock of shoes but they are slightly more expensive than average.