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Holiday house between the Atlantic and the Pyrenees

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 699 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Pool, kitchen, 2 bedrooms, bathroom, 2 terraces. For 4 guests.

The house 'Casa Louis':

Your holiday house 'Casa Louis' is off the small town of Labatut in the country. It is designed for 4 people and has an American kitchen, two bedrooms (double bed and two single beds), bathroom with shower / tub and toilet and a separate toilet and a covered and an open terrace. The kitchen is equipped with everything necessary. Each comes with a dishwasher, washing machine, vacuum cleaner, a microwave and a TV with international channels and DVD use. Towels and linen are inclusive and are changed by us once a week.

The few steps away from the house pool with hot-cold shower is five times ten feet tall and 1. 75 meters deep and is treated with salt instead of chlorine. The pool is umpflanzt with bushes and shrubs and is situated on an acre of land, which is fenced by trees. Planted is the terrain with fruit trees (peach, apple and pear) and also offers large lawns.

50 meters from the guest house is the house of your hosts, a 400 year old farm.

At the guest house, two cars can be parked.

The 'Casa Louis' is reached by a 100-meter-long dirt road that dissipates from the Route du Boscq, from which one can look far beyond a typical French farmland to the Pyrenees, which are about 40 kilometers away. Just as the Atlantic, the beaches of the Cote Basque can be reached in a forty-five minutes. Even Europe's Capital of Culture this year, San Sebastian is only about 90 kilometers away from the house.

Shops, supermarkets, bakeries and butchers are in close vicinity abundant. Likewise, there are weekly farmers' markets in neighboring towns Pouillon, Peyrehorade, Dax and Orthez instead. One attraction are the flea markets in the region. For more sophisticated shopping you go to Biarritz, Bayonne, Hossegor or Saint-Jean-de-Luz, where the culinary specialties of the region - can get in the market halls there or at the butchers - Rilette, Paté and fed with corn poultry. The famous BREBIS cheese you can buy in the Pyrenees directly from the manufacturer. Sharp allspice and spices in all variations are offered, among others in Espelette.

The Sea:

The Cote Basque, with its pine forests, long, wide beaches one of the most attractive tourist regions in France. Not nearly as crowded as the Cote d'Azur it retains much of its original such as small fishing villages as well as exclusive seaside resorts that have hardly changed for over a hundred years like Biarritz. Here, for example, there are 700 villas and guest houses, which in the time of Napoleon III. were built, listed building. Above all, the Grand Hotel, which the emperor had for himself and his wife Eugenie built as a summer residence by dm downfall of royalism as a hotel famous guests like Bismarck and representatives of the Russian nobility, Orson Welles, Ava Gardner, Hemingway, Cocteau and Picasso, among others housed. In the 50s, here came the German and living in Hollywood screenwriter Peter Viertel one with a surfboard in the luggage and went surfing on the Cote Basque popular. Also known was the Cote Basque by thalasso treatments that are now offered in many spa resorts. However, the number one sporting activity is golf: More than a dozen courses are established on the Cote Basque between Bayonne and the Spanish border - some even in the high plateaus directly on the coast overlooking the sea.

The Mountains:

The Basque country with its unique mountain, graze freely in the sheep, horse and cattle herds, one kilometer from your house begins located on the Gave de Pau. To the mythical mountains of the Tour de France, with its spectacular climbs, the Thourmalet, the Somport and Aspin, there are one or two hours drive away. This area is ideal for cycling outright, as some of our guests told us already excited. Also worth a visit is the Pau nearly 70 kilometers away, where the still popular Henri IV. Spent his youth and the tour caravan refers regularly between the mountain stages station. Compacted about their adventures and experiences in the Basque Country and wrote already Henrich Heine in the poem 'Atta Troll' and Kurt Tucholsky in his 'Pyrenees book'.

A few miles to the Casa Louis' passing via the Camino to Santiago de Compostella, then with its historic, very Basque city core begins on the of the idyllic St-Jean-Pied-de-Port, the steepest daily distance pilgrimage to Roncesvalles. Worth a visit is the Sanctuary of Lourdes.

For a little variety in our region, which is not yet overrun by tourism so worried plentiful.

Transport network:

The region is very well connected to the international transport network. Only seven kilometers from your holiday home there are ramps to Autoroute A 64 - E 80, which runs from Montpellier via Toulouse to Bayonne, Biarritz and San Sebastian. Compounds with the train there are possible. The nearest airports are in Biarritz (60 km), Pau (68) Hondarribia / San Sabastian (88 km) and Bordeaux (175 km).

The 'Casa Louis' is recommended as the ideal holiday accommodation. The noise of the streets here is nothing to hear. In the evening and at night you can enjoy an often beautiful starry sky. In addition to the holiday months of July / August are recommended in June and still more the autumn months, you can certainly compare with the Canadian 'Indian Summer' in the Pyrenees. Rest in heavenly peace is guaranteed in the 'Casa Louis'.

More Details

Owner
Hans Lex
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, german
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
December 11, 2017

Amenities

Labatut House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 699 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Tiled Stove
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Badezimmer 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Room 2 - toilet
  • In addition to the toilet in the bathroom still exisitiert a guest toilet in the house.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Schlafzimmer 2 - 1 queen
    Schlafzimmer 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • The double bed is 2 meters long and 1. 80 meters wide. The single beds are 2 sea long and 1 meter wide. The windows in the bedrooms are also equipped with mosquito nets.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

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(6 traveler reviews)

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Holiday house between the Atlantic and the Pyrenees
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
5

Casa Louis ist Erholung pur.

  • 5 of 5

Die Tage in Casa Louis waren toll!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

erholung pur

  • 5 of 5

wir haben im herbst drei wundervolle wochen im casa louis verbracht. ein ort zum entspannen und zum erholen.unser hund hat sich auf dem schön gelegenen und schönen grundstück genau so wohl gefühlt wie wir.den tollen pool konnten wir dank des schönen wetters bis zum letzten tag nutzen, und wenn mal nicht ,standen die hilfsbereiten und netten vermieter stets mit rat und tat zur seite, wie man von der umgebung am besten profitieren kann.das haus ist zweckmäßig eingerichtet und in der küche findet man alles, was man braucht,um die leckeren spezialitäten der umliegenden märkte zuzubereiten.für uns war es ein rundum erholsamer und gelungener urlaub und wir kommen gerne wieder

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Schönes Haus auf einem großzügigen Anwesen

  • 5 of 5

Im August haben wir mit unserer Tochter hier eine schöne Woche auf unserer Tour durch Frankreich verbracht. Die Vermieter sind sehr herzlich und haben uns während des Aufenthaltes sehr gute Tipps und Hinweise geben können.

Der Pool war natürlich ein Highlight, welches wir ungestört nutzen konnten.

Das Haus war bestens ausgestattet. Die Räume sind sehr hoch, was wir als sehr angenehm empfunden haben. Die überdachte Terrasse bietet bei Regen wie auch bei Sonnenschein einen guten Schutz.

Wir haben von dort aus viele Ausflüge unternommen, wie Biarritz, St.Jean de Luz,Capbreton, Hossegor...

Wir können diese Haus einfach nur wärmstens empfehlen.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2014
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

pure Erholung am Fuß der Pyrenäen

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben uns in dem Ferienhaus sehr wohl gefühlt. Die Räume sind sehr geschmackvoll und gemütlich eingerichtet. Die Küche ist sehr gut ausgestattet, so dass keine Wünsche offen blieben.

Besonders auf der Terrasse und in dem schönen Garten haben wir viele gemütliche Stunden verbracht, unterbrochen von erfrischenden Abkühlungen im Pool. Die Ruhe wurde nur von Eidechsen und Grünspechten unterbrochen.

Der Kontakt mit den Vermietern war herzlich und zuvorkommend.

Viele Ausflugsziele sehr unterschiedlicher Art waren gut erreichbar. Auch hier haben wir nützliche Hinweise von den Vermietern erhalten.

Wir würden gern wiederkommen und können das Objekt nur empfehlen.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2014
  • Stayed: July 2014
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Vielen Dank für ihre herzliche Bewertung. Wir freuen uns sehr, dass es Ihnen so gut gefallen hat. Sie sind uns immer gern willkommen. Wir wünschen einen fröhlichen Herbst. Viele Grüsse Hans E.Lex
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5

Sehr schöner Aufenthalt!

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben hier mit unseren 3 Kindern zwei tolle Augustwochen verbracht.

Die Vermieter empfingen uns sehr herzlich. Das Haus ließ keine Wünsche offen und bot selbst für 5 Personen ausreichend Platz.

Das Haus ist ideal zum Verweilen – der große Pool war das Highlight für die Kinder. Die Lage des Hauses lädt zu zahlreichen Ausflügen ans Meer oder in die Berge ein. Viele Ausflugstipps haben wir vom Vermieter bekommen.

Das Restaurant in Pouillon ist sehr zu empfehlen! Besonders gefallen haben uns die Küstenstädte Hossegor und Guethary!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2014
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Liebe Familie Rudlof, viel en Dank fuer die Bewertung. Wir ha en uns sehr darueber gefreut. Mit freundlichen Gruessen Hans Lex
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5

Toller Urlaub!

  • 5 of 5

Im August 2013 haben wir hier drei tolle Wochen verbracht.

Wir wurden von sehr netten und hilfsbereiten Gastgebern empfangen und hatten eine schöne Zeit. Das Haus liegt sehr ruhig und ist sauber und sehr gut ausgestattet.

Pool und der große Garten waren - vor allem für unsere Kinder - großartig!

Das Haus liegt etwa außerhalb, ein Auto ist auf jeden Fall notwendig. In ca. 10 Auto-Minuten sind aber Geschäfte etc. gut zu erreichen.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2013
  • Stayed: August 2013
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Pau - Biarritz - Bordeaux - San Sebastian
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Salies-le-Béarn-Biarritz-Anglet
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Puyoo/Dax
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
A64 - E5/E70
Nearest Restaurant
7 Kilometres
Pouillon
Nearest Beach
45 Kilometres
Hossegor, Biarritz, Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Car: recommended

Labatut is a small town on the D 817 (Bayonne-Pau) between Peyrehorade and Orthez. Along the road passes the Gave de Pau and the pilgrimage route, the Camino, according to Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port. In the region are maize grown and strengthened Kiwis for several years. The residents are mostly farmers, many of which produce even regional products such as confit of Canard and Pate de Campagne.

For your holiday, you turn on the D 817 to D 22 (which leads to Dax or comes from there) off of these in the Route du Bosque, follows this one and a half miles, and then on a 100-meter-long dirt road down to the left to to come to us. Our farmhouse, on the grounds that 'Casa Louis' is situated in the valley.

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Additional information about rental rates

Endreinigung $70.65

Die Mindestbuchung umfasst eine Woche.

Für die Endreinigung werden 60 € extra berechnet.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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