Destination guide

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

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)
Weather

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 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 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)
Transport

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.

Where to stay around Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,712 holiday lettings near Pyrénées-Atlantiques. From 2,070 Houses to 350 Villas, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Pyrénées-Atlantiques area.

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 HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Arros-de-Nay: 152 holiday homes
  • Biarritz City Centre: 1,126 holiday homes
  • Laruns: 253 holiday homes
  • Monein: 206 holiday homes
  • Accous: 216 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Pyrénées-Atlantiques! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations 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 lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Arros-de-Nay: 152 holiday lettings
  • Laruns: 253 holiday lettings
  • Monein: 206 holiday lettings
  • Accous: 216 holiday lettings
  • Louvie-Juzon: 320 holiday lettings

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 self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Pyrénées-Atlantiques are:

  • Pau Pyrenees Airport (PUF): 279 self catering accommodations
  • Biarritz Pays Basque Airport (BIQ): 6,490 self catering accommodations
  • Lourdes Airport (LDE): 511 self catering accommodations

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Pyrénées-Atlantiques?

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

  • St-Jean-de-Luz Beach: 4,928 holiday rentals
  • Gorges de Kakuetta: 128 holiday rentals
  • Hendaye Beach: 4,501 holiday rentals
  • Biarritz Historic Museum: 6,508 holiday rentals
  • Chateau de Bayonne: 6,672 holiday rentals

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 of holiday accommodations.

Explore destinations around Pyrénées-Atlantiques

Arros-de-Nay
152 holiday rentals
Laruns
253 holiday rentals
Monein
206 holiday rentals
Accous
216 holiday rentals
Louvie-Juzon
320 holiday rentals
Urrugne
3,289 holiday rentals
Aste-Béon
210 holiday rentals
Gère-Bélesten
216 holiday rentals
Uhart-Cize
162 holiday rentals
Sus
81 holiday rentals
Hendaye
3,697 holiday rentals
Cadillon
60 holiday rentals
Burgaronne
126 holiday rentals
Gayon
52 holiday rentals
Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port
163 holiday rentals
Guéthary
4,273 holiday rentals
Biarritz
4,325 holiday rentals
Larrau
29 holiday rentals
Arette
100 holiday rentals
Asson
415 holiday rentals