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Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Ares?
If your trip to Ares is all booked but your travel itinerary is a bit on the empty side, we can give you a helping hand.Not too far from the city center, Ares Beach is one sight you might like to consider putting on your must-see list. If you still have some room on that travel itinerary, Eglise Saint Eloi and Plage de la Jetée will keep you entertained as well.
What are the best road trip destinations near Ares?
Ares is home to some wonderful sights, but there’s more to feast your eyes on in the surrounding area. How does a world-renowned attraction sound to you? About 30 miles away in Bordeaux, Aquitaine Museum attracts the crowds year-round. Why not plan a visit and find out what all the fuss is about?
Where are the best beaches near Ares?
Fill the tank, blast some tunes and get ready to feel the sea air whipping through your hair. Ares has some lovely stretches of coast, such as:

  • Plage de la Jetée (3 miles away).
  • Plage de Mauret (4 miles away).
  • Plage Nord de Taussat (5 miles away).

What kind of rental car should I get for Ares?
Whatever your motoring needs in Ares, will get you from A to B quickly and comfortably. If you’re in the city for work, a premium car may suit you down to the ground. These sorts of vehicles boast top-end finishes, sleek interiors, and a whole host of extras. Traveling on a small budget and want to save a few bucks? A mini or a compact car may be a good option. These cool little rides are cheaper to rent and good for maneuvering through traffic. If you’ve got the kids and a pile of luggage in tow, a full-size SUV will give you all the room you need.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Ares?
You’ll be glad to know that there’s an impressive variety of both high-end and economy rental vehicles in Ares. What you go for will depend on how much you want to spend and the activities you’ve got planned. Specialty and prestige vehicles are all about mod cons and comfort. If you’re splurging, why not go for an elite SUV, or perhaps a stylish medium-sized vehicle? Alternatively, if you’re just after a car to zip around town in as economically as possible, stick with an economy vehicle (or something else that won’t burn a hole in your wallet).
What side of the road do they drive on in Ares?
Motorists drive on the right-hand side of the road in Ares. Even though it may seem similar to home, it’s wise to drive with a little extra care in new and unfamiliar destinations.
Is it difficult to park in Ares?
It’s relatively easy to find a car space in Ares, although it can be tricky to score a spot in the busiest areas. Staying at a hotel that has parking included is always a good idea.
Does Ares have peak-hour traffic?
As with many cities, you can expect slightly heavier traffic in the morning and afternoon rush hours. However, due to its smaller population of roughly 5,100, traffic congestion isn’t a big concern in Ares.
Are there speed limits in Ares?
While driving through the streets of Ares, keep in mind that the speed limits usually range from 50km/h to 130km/h. Residential areas are 50km/h unless indicated otherwise.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Gironde?
More often than not, your rental car company will bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card, including local surcharges and taxes. Alternatively, they may forward your contact details to the relevant local law enforcement agency, who’ll then issue a fine to your postal address.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Ares?
Provided you have hands-free functions like Bluetooth enabled, it’s legal to use your cell phone while behind the wheel in Ares. Just make sure you stay focused on the road.
What are the rules around drink driving in Ares?
While driving in Ares, it’s an offence to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) above 0.05%. Planning to have a couple of glasses of wine over lunch or dinner? Consider grabbing a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Ares?
Yes, you are allowed to turn on a red light in Ares. But before doing so, you have to bring the car to a total stop. Continue only when the coast is clear of oncoming traffic.
Are seat belts compulsory in Gironde?
Yes. However, there are some exceptions for certain vehicles used by public transportation networks.