Les Puces de Quintaou

Once a month, more than 150 vendors ranging from consummate antique professionals to private individuals that have recently emptied out their attics, set up stalls to sell their wares at Les Puces de Quintaou, halfway between Bayonne and Biarritz in the Basque country

Venue's contact details (premium feature)

Home » Markets » Europe » France » Les Puces de Quintaou

Once a month since 2001, more than 150 vendors set up stalls to sell their wares at Les Puces de Quintaou in the Basque country, halfway between Bayonne and Biarritz. Exhibitors range from consummate antique professionals to private individuals that have recently emptied out their attics, which means that this flea market truly offers something for everyone! Held near the town hall on the Quintaou esplanade in Anglet, this flea market is hard to miss when visiting the town on a market weekend, as bargain hunters flock there each month.

The vendors at Les Puces de Quintaou are well organized and split into two separate areas; one for professionals selling antiques from throughout the Southwest of France, and another for private individuals selling second hand goods. This means that serious collectors know exactly where to head to first thing in the morning, and the more casual shopper can be more relaxed in strolling around the whole area. Many of the professional vendors can be found here month after month, and there seems to be nothing that they do not know about their areas of expertise.

With such a range of vendors at Les Puces de Quintaou, there is obviously a wide range of items for sale. The area for private sellers offers anything and everything from home appliances and second-hand clothes, to toys and DVDs. The antique and vintage area displays period furniture, household linen, ceramics, silverware, crockery, vintage books, historic postcards, antique jewelry and many other curios from the 20th century.

It is free to browse around Les Puces de Quintaou, and it is easy to find with plenty of free parking too. The market is partially covered, so there is no need to check the weather forecast before planning a trip here. Within the covered area there are also toilets and stands where tired shoppers can stop for refreshments. There is really no excuse not the spend the whole day at Les Puces de Quintaou!

type of items sold here (premium feature)

Rate and write a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Bummer, you’re seeing only 25% of this website’s content

Your time is too valuable to be spent traveling to second-tier flea markets and antique shows. If you’re serious about scoring valuable finds, our premium membership is the missing piece that will turn your next antiquing trip into a success story!

See what you are missing

Kelly Vittengl
"I managed to hit a few smaller markets around France, thanks to this website which has seriously changed my rug hunting life!!"
Suzanne Coppola
"I source for my business on buying trips frequently throughout the year, so I find fleamapket hugely helpful in uncovering those markets and local events while planning itineraries. It’s become a tremendous resource to gain insight on new areas to target!"
Alain Maurepuy
Alain MaurepuyPrivate Collector and Assets Manager
"Regardless of whether you are a professional antique dealer or just a flea market enthusiast, fleamapket is certainly the most helpful and comprehensive resource you will find to guide you on your antique sourcing ventures."
Dr. Marc Ludwig
Dr. Marc LudwigFounder - FotoTV.
"Searching for flea markets worth visiting, beyond the ones surrounding me, used to be a challenge. Thanks to fleamapket and its search & reviews features, I have visited markets in the States, France, Germany and Belgium that otherwise I would not have found."
Alex Wijnen
Alex WijnenFounder - Attic Antics
"When I sell at markets and shows here in the US, customers with upcoming travel plans to Europe always ask me where they should go to find brocante treasures. And I always happily point them to fleamapket since it's the best, most comprehensive resource out there."
Pauline Cappelen
Pauline CappelenFounder & Creative Director - Adornment
"Fleamapket has been the ultimate tool for us in order to find the best vintage and markets in every city we visit. We use it frequently and highly recommend it to all vintage and antique lovers out there!"
Aurélie Lefeuvre
"Finding new places to source for vintage fabrics for my clients is a time consuming but necessary activity. Fleamapket has dramatically improved my work life and travel time by helping me shop only the most valuable markets."
Katy Olson
"Treasure hunting just got easier. Targeting antique shop owners, interior designers, stylists and artists, Fleamapket has been helping antique lovers source wares since last year. This app will change the way you shop antiques shows."
Nic Royal
"I had a fabulous Europe, UK and US journey last year for which the subscription was fantastic!"
Michael Peeler
"Reserving flights 8 to 9 months in advance helps me manage my airfare expenses. Even in the best of times, many of the markets I follow in France don't publish their plans that far in advance. Fleamapket provides the newest information, well before I can find it online."
Nicolas Martin
"Letting luck be your only guide in your search for antiques means taking the risk of missing out on great opportunities. Come prepared with a sense of direction and stop wasting your time. Let Fleamapket guide you."