Holiday rentals Pyrénées Atlantiques - Gîtes de France®Combining the seaside and mountains, the Pyrénées-Atlantiques region offers a rich architectural heritage, endless discoveries and myriad activities. Choose your holiday rental in Pau, rent a house in Biarritz, book a villa with a swimming pool in Hendaye, or book a seasonal rental in Bayonne.
Whether you choose to visit the Béarn or the Basque Country, the countryside and mountains are full of beautiful locations: go hiking on the GR 10 trail from Hendaye, go sailing in Anglet,, go surfing in Bidart, go white-water rafting in the Ossau valley or, if you're very fit, go for a 200 km mountain-bike excursion from Saint-Palais to Hendaye. The cultural and architectural heritage is fascinating, too.
You can visit the Château Abadia in Hendaye, the Château d'Urtubie in Urrugne, the National Museum in Pau, the Jeanne d'Albret museum in Orthez, the medieval towns of Garlin and Navarrenx, the Sainte-Marie cathedral in Bayonne and the Sainte-Marie church in Oloron, both of which are UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Make the most of the traditional Fêtes de Bayonne and the Pau fair to taste some of our local delicacies: Bayonne ham, Gâteau Basque cake, Madiran and Irouléguy wines, Espelette chilli peppers, local ewes' milk cheeses, etc.