Notable People on Biarritz

"When you hesitate between two beaches, one of them is always Biarritz."
Sacha Guitry
"I add that here a secret and deep bond that nothing has been able to break unites, even in spite of the Pyrenees, those natural borders, all the members of the mysterious Basque family."
Victor Hugo
"I have for me the winds, the stars and the sea."
Motto of the city of Biarritz
"Queen of beaches and beach of kings."
Napoleon III
"Biarritz: Imperial Station."
Napoleon III
"At tea time, in Miremont there are fewer cakes than Queens and fewer rum babas than Grand Dukes."
Maurice Rostand