Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Basque Country, ES that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $115 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Basque Country. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Bask in your Basque Country vacation

Brush up on some phrases in Euskara, Basque Country's official language, and pack your bags for this one-of-a-kind European destination. Sandy beaches, craggy cliffs, captivating architecture, and medieval walled cities are just some of the reasons to explore this region in northern Spain. With a distinct history and identity, Basque Country offers a rich travel experience you won't soon forget. Surfers, foodies, wine lovers, outdoor adventurers, and history buffs all can find their niche here. Live life like a local with waterfront strolls, evening pintxos (aka small plates) at local bars, and relaxing stays at Basque Country vacation rentals.

Things to do

To the Guggenheim and beyond

The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao shines bright as the must-see spot that it is, with Instagrammable, Gehry-designed architecture outside and 20th century works inside. The Bilbao Fine Arts museum is the place to spot masterworks from the likes of Picasso and Velasquez. Visit the medieval walled city of Hondarribia or check out the ancient religious site San Juan de Gaztelugatxe. With winding pathways, rocky cliffs, and stunning ocean views, it's no surprise it was used as filming location for Game of Thrones. The waterfront of San Sebastian is beautiful in any season, but La Concha beach is the place to be in summer.

Activities

Beyond the basics in Basque Country

From wine tasting and museum hopping to hiking and hanging ten, there's something for whatever tickles your fancy in Basque Country. To unwind before turning in at Basque Country vacation rentals, you can take a beachfront stroll, shop the boutiques in San Sebastian, or get acquainted with Picasso, Velasquez, and Gehry in the museums of Bilbao. They say the best waves are found surfing in Mundaka, or you can surf the crowds of the region's many festivals including vibrant Basque Carnivals. Hiking and paragliding entice outdoor types, while traditional pinxtos, regional cuisine, and local wines delight amateur and foodies alike.

Weather

The rain in Spain falls mainly on the coast

The summers in Basque Country are warm and mostly dry, averaging around a pleasant 75 degrees. Pack a poncho if you plan on concentrating on the coast. The coastal winds create great surfing conditions, but you might not come home with a tan as overcast days can be common. Prepare for cooler weather at higher elevations and drier days inland. Winters are cool and rainier, with temperatures averaging between the mid 40s and lower 50s Fahrenheit. Snow and frost are rare but not unheard of in some cities and in the mountains. You'll snag the best deals on Basque Country vacation rentals in the cooler winter months.

Natural features

More to sea in Basque Country

Basque Country is located in north-central Spain, along the Atlantic Ocean and sharing a small coastal border with France. While not immense in area, Basque Country makes up for its small size with an impressive array of scenery. Experience all the highs and lows (elevation-wise, that is) with travels from the Atlantic coastline along the Bay of Biscay to the peaks of the Basque Mountains, part of the Cantabrian Mountains. Basque Country vacation rentals may find you in the riverside city of Bilbao, the beach town of San Sebastian, a vineyard-laden valley, a mountain town, or a quaint fishing village.

How many vacation rentals are available around Basque Country, ES?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 1,237 vacation rentals around Basque Country. From 151 house rentals to 889 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • San Sebastian (YJH-San Sebastian-Donostia Train Station): 807 vacation rentals
  • San Sebastian Centro: 355 vacation rentals
  • San Sebastián: 602 vacation rentals
  • Ibaiondo: 210 vacation rentals
  • Hondarribia: 630 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in 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 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 Basque Country:

  • San Sebastián: 602 rentals
  • Hondarribia: 630 rentals
  • Getaria: 463 rentals
  • Bilbao: 271 rentals
  • Vitoria-Gasteiz: 45 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 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 Basque Country are:

  • Bilbao Airport (BIO): 345 vacation rentals
  • San Sebastian Airport (EAS): 571 vacation rentals
  • Vitoria Airport (VIT): 77 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 Basque Country?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Basque Country. From Vrbo travelers, the top 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): 807 rentals
  • Portugalete Station: 364 rentals
  • Bilborock: 372 rentals
  • Museo de la Mineria del Pais Vasco: 356 rentals
  • Zarautz Beach: 763 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Basque Country listed on Vrbo 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 Basque Country

San Sebastián
602 vacation rentals
Hondarribia
630 vacation rentals
Getaria
463 vacation rentals
Bilbao
271 vacation rentals
Vitoria-Gasteiz
45 vacation rentals
Zarautz
695 vacation rentals
Irun
447 vacation rentals
Deba
160 vacation rentals
Busturia
85 vacation rentals
Zumaia
123 vacation rentals
Usurbil
696 vacation rentals
Orio
694 vacation rentals
Mungia
291 vacation rentals
Ondarroa
74 vacation rentals
Muxika
140 vacation rentals
Zegama
34 vacation rentals
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32 vacation rentals
Bakio
99 vacation rentals
Eibar
59 vacation rentals
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514 vacation rentals