Lycée hôtelier Biarritz Atlantique

Let’s focus on the future and open to the world!

Biarritz Atlantique high school is located in a world famous seaside resort in the South West of France on the Basque coast, near the Pyrenean Mountains and Spain. It was built in 1990 and has the shape of a big ship. It is a Hospitality school with 715 students from 15 to 20 and 100 teachers. Most of the students are boarders.

Many courses are offered from EQF3 to EQF 6 (European Qualification Framework), in different fields, such as Culinary arts, Restaurant, Pastry, light-dining cuisine, bartending, Catering, Bakery-Pastry, Hotel management, Tourism. That’s why there are a fine-dining restaurant, a school hotel, a school bar, 3 kitchens and beginners’ restaurants, bakery and pastry labs, a wine-tasting lab and a conference room.

English, Spanish, German and Russian language courses are available. And we develop international partnerships with European countries, the US and Latin America.

The students have also the opportunity to do activities when classes are over. There is a body-building room, sports clubs (football, rugby, volley ball, handball…), zumba classes and a drama club.