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 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 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)

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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Pyrenees-Atlantiques?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 6,033 vacation rentals near Pyrenees-Atlantiques. From 2,340 Houses to 334 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 Pyrenees-Atlantiques are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Bidart: 3,995 vacation rentals
  • Ciboure: 3,301 vacation rentals
  • Anglet: 4,405 vacation rentals
  • Bayonne: 3,943 vacation rentals
  • Jatxou: 2,913 vacation rentals

And offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Pyrenees-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 Pyrenees-Atlantiques?

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 Pyrenees-Atlantiques:

  • Bidart: 3,995 rentals
  • Ciboure: 3,301 rentals
  • Anglet: 4,405 rentals
  • Bayonne: 3,943 rentals
  • Jatxou: 2,913 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 Pyrenees-Atlantiques?

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

  • Biarritz (BIQ-Pays Basque): 5,939 vacation rentals
  • Pau (PUF-Pau - Pyrenees): 253 vacation rentals
  • Pamplona (PNA): 182 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 Pyrenees-Atlantiques? offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Pyrenees-Atlantiques. From travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Saint Jean De Luz Ciboure Station: 4,418 rentals
  • Golf d'Arcangues: 5,900 rentals
  • Casino Barriere: 6,018 rentals
  • Biarritz Lighthouse: 6,038 rentals
  • Gorges de Kakuetta: 101 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pyrenees-Atlantiques listed on 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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