Destination guide

Travel to charming Pyrenees-Atlantiques

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Pyrenees-Atlantiques. Travellers to this romantic city praise the restaurants, shopping and sporting events. Local cultural sights include Musee Basque and Asiatica Museum of Asian Art. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Pyrenees-Atlantiques a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pau-Artiguelouve Golf Club (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Circuit Pau-Arnos (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Pau Golf Club (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • La Pecherie d'Aurit (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • La Pierre-St-Martin Ski Resort (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Hippodrome de Pau (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Travellers enjoy Pyrenees-Atlantiques for its surfing. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Pyrenees-Atlantiques is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gorges de Kakuetta (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarte (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Holzarte Footbridge (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Beaumont Park (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Pic d'Anie (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Pyrenees-Atlantiques

The nearest airport is in Pau (PUF-Pau - Pyrenees), located 19.5 mi (31.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Lourdes (LDE-Tarbes - Lourdes - Pyrenees Intl.), which is 38.9 mi (62.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Oloron-Sainte-Marie Station, Lurbe-Saint-Christau Station and Lacq Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,466 holiday rentals around Pyrénées-Atlantiques. From 1,948 Houses to 356 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Pyrénées-Atlantiques is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Pyrénées-Atlantiques. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Bayonne: 4,094 holiday rentals
  • Biarritz: 4,051 holiday rentals
  • Ascain: 3,400 holiday rentals
  • Escot: 204 holiday rentals
  • Saint-Jean-de-Luz: 4,023 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Pyrénées-Atlantiques! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Pyrénées-Atlantiques with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Bayonne: 4,094 holiday homes
  • Biarritz: 4,051 holiday homes
  • Ascain: 3,400 holiday homes
  • Escot: 204 holiday homes
  • Saint-Jean-de-Luz: 4,023 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Pyrénées-Atlantiques are:

  • Pau Pyrenees Airport (PUF): 311 holiday houses
  • Biarritz Pays Basque Airport (BIQ): 6,067 holiday houses
  • San Sebastian Airport (EAS): 595 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Pyrénées-Atlantiques. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Anglet Beach: 6,123 holiday rentals
  • Grottes d'Isturitz et d'Oxocelhaya: 1,687 holiday rentals
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port Station: 498 holiday rentals
  • St-Jean-Pied-de-Port Citadel: 475 holiday rentals
  • Buzy en Bearn Station: 591 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pyrénées-Atlantiques listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Explore destinations around Pyrénées-Atlantiques

Bayonne
4,094 holiday rentals
Biarritz
4,051 holiday rentals
Ascain
3,400 holiday rentals
Escot
204 holiday rentals
Saint-Jean-de-Luz
4,023 holiday rentals
Bidart
4,127 holiday rentals
Montfort
166 holiday rentals
Pau
151 holiday rentals
Doazon
47 holiday rentals
Espelette
3,537 holiday rentals
Hendaye
3,387 holiday rentals
Salies-de-Béarn
228 holiday rentals
Eysus
110 holiday rentals
La Bastide-Clairence
406 holiday rentals
Gère-Bélesten
232 holiday rentals
Oloron-Sainte-Marie
248 holiday rentals
Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port
166 holiday rentals
Laruns
261 holiday rentals
Ciboure
3,381 holiday rentals
Dognen
99 holiday rentals