Destination guide

Head to the remote city of French Basque Country

Learn about the unique charm of French Basque Country with a stay in a private vacation home. Renowned for its windsurfing, shark watching and rafting, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Musee Basque and Asiatica Museum of Asian Art. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around French Basque Country

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that French Basque Country has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Biarritz Aquarium (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Chocolaterie Antton (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Epherra Golf Course (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Ttiki Leku (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Aquazone (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Golf d'Arcangues (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in French Basque Country

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, French Basque Country is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hendaye Beach (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)
  • Anglet Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Grand Beach (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Cote des Basques (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Le Pas de Roland (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Grottes d'Isturitz et d'Oxocelhaya (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around French Basque Country

Fly into Biarritz (BIQ-Pays Basque), the closest airport, located 13.2 mi (21.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into San Sebastian (EAS), which is 24 mi (38.6 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Cambo-les-Bains Station, Louhossoa Station and Itxassou Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around French Basque Country?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 6,178 vacation rentals near French Basque Country. From 1,844 Houses to 377 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near French Basque Country are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in French Basque Country?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in French Basque Country. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Spain: 130,857 vacation rentals
  • San Sebastián: 638 vacation rentals
  • Southern France: 131,279 vacation rentals
  • Biarritz: 4,100 vacation rentals
  • San Sebastian (YJH-San Sebastian-Donostia Train Station): 685 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in French Basque Country! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in French Basque Country?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in French Basque Country:

  • San Sebastián: 638 rentals
  • Biarritz: 4,100 rentals
  • St Jean de Luz: 4,059 rentals
  • Pamplona: 134 rentals
  • Hossegor: 2,297 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to French Basque Country?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in French Basque Country are:

  • Biarritz Pays Basque Airport (BIQ): 6,301 vacation rentals
  • Pamplona Airport (PNA): 188 vacation rentals
  • San Sebastian Airport (EAS): 614 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in French Basque Country?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in French Basque Country. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • San Sebastian (YJH-San Sebastian-Donostia Train Station): 685 rentals
  • Pamplona (EEP-Pamplona Train Station): 193 rentals
  • Cote des Basques: 6,167 rentals
  • Gros: 679 rentals
  • St-Jean-de-Luz Beach: 4,633 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around French Basque Country listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around French Basque Country

San Sebastián
638 vacation rentals
Biarritz
4,100 vacation rentals
St Jean de Luz
4,059 vacation rentals
Pamplona
134 vacation rentals
Hossegor
2,297 vacation rentals
Hondarribia
526 vacation rentals
Bayonne
4,134 vacation rentals
Hendaye
3,468 vacation rentals
Anglet
4,605 vacation rentals
Capbreton
2,859 vacation rentals
Bidart
4,202 vacation rentals
Guéthary
4,064 vacation rentals
Laà-Mondrans
154 vacation rentals
Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port
147 vacation rentals
Ciboure
3,466 vacation rentals
Messanges
2,017 vacation rentals
Seignosse
2,702 vacation rentals
Sare
2,669 vacation rentals
Urrugne
3,074 vacation rentals
Ascain
3,447 vacation rentals