Bordeaux's airport, Bordeaux-Mérignac (BOD), is located four miles west of central Bordeaux off of highway A630.» See hotels in Bordeaux Airport.
Place Gambetta in St. Pierre Meriadeck is considered the center of Bordeaux. The area includes Ste. Catherine, the pedestrianized shopping street, the Musée des Beaux-Arts and parts of the five-mile long riverfront esplanade. The entire area is easily accessible by the city's state-of-the-art tram system.» See hotels in Center: St. P. Meriadeck.
Although the neighborhood surrounding Gare St. Jean, Bordeaux's central train station, is rough around the edges, it's chockablock full of hotels. Place de la Victoire and the start of Ste. Catherine, the pedestrianized shopping street, is about a half mile from the train station.» See hotels in Gare St. Jean.