Quality Suites Bordeaux Aeroport & Spa
83 Avenue JF Kennedy
Phone: (33) 5 57532122
Fax: (33) 5 57532123
Bordeaux Merignac Airport offers both national and international connections. It handles over three million passengers a year, and is the gateway to the wine region of France. There are restaurants, several bars, a bank, two cash dispensers, a post office, a convenience store and a wine shop on the premises. There is also a duty-free shop for international travelers. Shuttle buses run from the airport to the town center and the train station every half hour Monday through Friday, and every 45 minutes during weekends. Parking is free of charge for a half hour only, following which an hourly rate must be paid.
Taxi 33 provides taxi services in Bordeaux with city wide transportation and sightseeing. Taxi 33 offer service to Bordeaux Merignac International Airport (Bordeaux), local businesses, shopping centers and more. The company also offers meet and greet airport service, hotel and office pickups. Taxi 33 also offers sightseeing in Bordeaux, Saint Emilion, Medoc or Arcachon which can take all day. With their knowledge and information about the most famous sightseeing attractions, you can be sure to tour Bordeaux in unusual comfort with their executive-style cars.
Here you can do all kinds of sports including boxing, judo, tennis, gymnastics etc.
Several water-based services are on offer at Plaisirs de l'eau. It is divided into two sections: one for children and the other for adults. There is a separate area for babies as young as five months of age. There are activities for little ones up to three years old too. The aqua-gym involves an hour of exercises to music for small groups with few minutes of stretching and water massage. This is a perfect place to overcome your fear of the waters as well as to learn swimming; as the best of experts of thif field supervise you.
Bordeaux has several facilities for sports and is home to many soccer fields, stadiums, and sports complexes where the sports enthusiast can really enjoy the game of their choice. There is also the Gymnase Jules Ferry located a few minutes from the center of the city. This facility measures 40 meters by 20 meters and is the venue for several of the city's sporting events. Among the events that are organized here are Championnat de Sabre, a fencing event, and the Tournoi national de tennis de table, which is a national event. Do stop by the Gymnace Jules Ferry for more information on the events happening there.
Allo Taxi, open all days of the week, is one the biggest taxi companies in Bordeaux. The company arranges for transportation to and from train stations as well as airports. They also organize wine tours of the Médoc, a famous wine producing region. They also provide package transfer services and arrange for transfer to and from the hospital. Allo Taxi services are also available in English.
Axel Vega is an eminent city-center sports center having four tennis courts and 16 covered badminton courts. It's open to the general public, school groups, professionals and beginners alike. Just telephone to reserve a court. You can pay by the hour, per 12 hours or opt for a yearly membership. As there is no fixed membership fee, it's easy just to come along occasionally. You can also participate in competitions and meetings with amateur clubs. The courts can even be rented for professional badminton and tennis matches.
Télé Taxi Bordeaux has around 100 taxis on their fleet to drive you around Bordeaux and its neighboring regions. You can reserve for a taxi with a driver who speaks one of the many languages including Japanese and Arabic. They also offer a one and half hour tour of Bordeaux in addition to tours of nearby tourist circuits. Check website for further details.
This skating rink is in the center of town and was established in 1981. It is open to school children, for training ice hockey teams and to the general public. The biggest concerts in town are also put on here. The rink measures 60 x 30 meters (196 x 98 feet) and it can seat up to 3350, so there's no reason to stay away. Freestyle skating, special evenings with music and entertainment, go-karting on ice as well as concerts and shows all the year. The cafeteria is open all through the week.
The framework is as important as the painting or photograph that it adorns. L'Encadr'Heure boasts of unique styles and designs of frames. You can choose from the existing collection or order a customized frame as per your requirements. For further details, call ahead.
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U.D.A.C Maison du Combattant or simply U.D.A.C as it is commonly known is an event venue which is located in a gorgeous 19th-century building. Replete with frescoes, vintage dark wood furniture and decorative ceilings, this fully-functional space captivates guests with its old-meets-new charm. Call for more details.