Discovery : sports, leisure, welfare…
Located south of the Basque Coast and near the Spanish border, Saint-Jean-de-Luz has all the qualities to succeed his holidays between mountains and ocean.
Saint-Jean-de-Luz seduced by its way of life and knows how to receive and share.
Whatever definition you made a holiday, there will always satisfy you!
Beaches Lafitenia, Mayarco Erromardie and you will experience the fun of sports such as surfing, bodyboarding, bodysurfing on … You can improve yourself, take courses or even hire equipment thanks to the many surf schools to Saint John Luz.
For thrill seekers, the famous bay of Saint-Jean-de-Luz will offer a perfect setting for parasailing, water skiing, windsurfing, ….
For the less adventurous, the fun pool area of St-Jean-de-Luz, welcomes you all year. It is equipped with 2 slides, a jacuzzi, water cannons and a swimming pool of 25 meters.
Feel like a breath of fresh air?
The city of Saint-Jean-de-Luz, is a step in the Coastal Trail along the eastern seaboard from Hendaye to Bidart. It will offer hikes with breathtaking views of the ocean and cliffs.
Golf enthusiasts will be on familiar ground with the 18-hole golf course Chantaco, located in an exceptional setting at the foot of the Rhune between Ascain and Saint-Jean-de-Luz.
You will also discover the basque pelota, by attending professional meetings at Jai-Alai de Saint-Jean-de-Luz or by introducing them to rebound the ball in small pediment.
Many other outdoor activities await you such as canoeing, horseback riding, tennis, …
Want to relax?
And for those who want to be pampered, they have the services of two major centers with its thalassotherapy spa, steam room, massage … like Hélianthal center located in Bay of St-Jean-de-Luz. Several formulas are available to suit your desires! (the tickets are on sale at the hotel reception.)
Longing to discover the Basque culture?
The art of living in the Basque country:
The Ecomuseum Basque located on the outskirts of Luz St., 1.5 miles from the hotel, offers a trip to the heart of the Basque spirit, culture and traditions.
The Caves of Sare and the origins of the Basque people:
Sare, traditional village, located 14 kms from the hotel Donibane, you will discover the origins of the Basque people through a tour of its famous caves, orchestrated by a system of sounds and lights.
The Rhune and Pottok:
The train from La Rhune a genuine train rack premettra you climb the highest mountain in the Basque country: The Rhune. A breathtaking panorama awaits you and the meeting with the horse in the country: Pottok.
For more information please visit the tourist office in Saint Luz www.saint-jean-de-luz.com
We offer the following selection of links for the perfect organization of your stay in the Basque country :
- Ville de Saint jean de luz : Office du tourisme de la ville de Saint jean de luz
- Pyrenees-online : Guide Touristique des Pyrènées
- cotebasque.com : Site pratique de la côte Basque
- lejpb.com : Journal du Pays Basque
- Sud Ouest : Site internet du Journal SUD OUEST
- Cesta Punta : Site internet dédié à la Cesta Punta à Saint jean de Luz