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Travel to charming Pyrenees-Atlantiques

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Pyrenees-Atlantiques. Travelers 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 vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

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

  • 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)

Seasonal weather averages in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Travelers 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 77°F.

Natural features

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 center:

  • 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

Traveling to and around Pyrenees-Atlantiques

The nearest airport is in Pau (PUF-Pau - Pyrenees), located 19.5 mi (31.4 km) from the city center. 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 vacation rentals are available around Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 6,526 house rentals around Pyrénées-Atlantiques. From 1,953 Houses to 344 Villas, find unique vacation rental 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 HomeAway.

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

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

  • Biarritz: 4,097 vacation rentals
  • Saint-Jean-de-Luz: 4,071 vacation rentals
  • Biarritz City Centre: 1,072 vacation rentals
  • Anglet: 4,624 vacation rentals
  • Urrugne: 3,121 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Pyrénées-Atlantiques! 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 Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

Whether you're travelling 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 Pyrénées-Atlantiques:

  • Biarritz: 4,097 rentals
  • Saint-Jean-de-Luz: 4,071 rentals
  • Anglet: 4,624 rentals
  • Urrugne: 3,121 rentals
  • Ciboure: 3,363 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 travelling by plane to Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Pyrénées-Atlantiques are:

  • Biarritz Pays Basque Airport (BIQ): 6,308 home rentals
  • Pau Pyrenees Airport (PUF): 287 home rentals
  • San Sebastian Airport (EAS): 655 home 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 holiday in Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Pyrénées-Atlantiques. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • St-Jean-de-Luz Beach: 4,663 vacation homes
  • Villa Beltza: 6,285 vacation homes
  • Gan Station: 391 vacation homes
  • Anglet Beach: 6,313 vacation homes
  • Saint-Jean-de-Luz (XJZ-Saint-Jean-de-Luz Train Station): 4,661 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Pyrénées-Atlantiques 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.

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