THE TOURNAMENT: ITF WOMEN ENGIE OPEN DE BIARRITZ PAYS BASQUE
Date: From 12/9 to 18/9
Money prize: $ 100,000
Surface: Clay Outdoor
Tournament Location: Parc des Sports d’Aguilera, 2 Rue Cino del Duca, BIARRITZ, 64200
General information: Biarritz-Aeroport is located just 2.4 km and 6 minutes by car from tennis courts. Grande Plage promenade is far 3 km from Parc des Sports d’Aguilera.
Recent Past Winners: 2015 Laura Siegemund – 2014 Kaia Kanepi – 2013 Stephanie Vogt
Top 10 Players: Pauline Parmentier (Fra) – Sorana Cirstea (Rou) – Karina Witthoeft (Ger) – Irina Khromacheva (Rus) – Silvia Soler-Espinosa (Esp) – Teliana Pereira (Bra) – Barbara Haas (Aut) – Cindy Burger (Ned) – Rebecca Sramkova (Svk) – Tamara Korpatsch (Ger)
TOP THREE THINGS TO SEE IN BIARRITZ:
- Phare de Biarritz
- Virgin on the Rock
- Côte des Basques
BEST PLACES TO STAY:
- Logis Hôtel Val Florès. Great ** hotel solution for tennis fans. Infact this accomodation is located just 15 minutes walking from tennis courts. A small (11 mq2) standard double room price starts from 79€ per night breakfast not included.
Hôtel Maïtagaria. Top *** hotel for value for money. Rated 8.6 on booking, it offers standard double room for 97€ per night, superior double room for 111€ per night. Always without breakfast.
- Hotel Windsor Grande Plage. Panoramic **** hotel located direcly on Biarritz promenade. Rated 8.7 on Booking, this hotel offers simple double room at 161€ (breakfast included) and terrific sea view junior suites at 369€ per night.
- Le Regina Biarritz Hotel & Spa. The best ***** hotel in the region, directly on the beach, is located in a fantastic Belle Epoque building. Number one hotel on Tripadvisor and rated 9.0 on Booking. Prices for a classic double room is 266€, while for a superior ocean view double room is 338€. The breakfast is not included and costs 26€ daily.