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Basque Villa Biarritz Area with Private Pool



Updated: 18-Oct-2016
Villa near Biarritz, Aquitaine, Pyrenees Atlantiques, France - Peaceful Location, Between the Mountains and Sea

Four bedroom villa with private fenced swimming pool, sleeps 8, fully equipped. Terrace equipped with gas BBQ. Located beside the village of Larressore it is ideally located within 30 min radius of Biarritz, Bayonne, Anglet, Cambo, St Jean Pied de Port, St Jean de Luz, beaches, mountains and Spain.

  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I am from Ireland but I love the Basque country especially the mountains, if you need any local advice don't hesitate to ask.

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Speaks English, French

2 Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews


Clean, comfortable and well equipped villa

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely week at Eamonn's villa in the Basque region. The property is exactly as described by Eamonn and as in the photos. The pool was a huge hit with the whole family (despite the fact it turned my daughter's hair green!)

The villa is in a beautiful part of the Basque region (I could not get enough of the mountain views) and there's lots to do round about. We went to the beaches at Hendaye and San Sebastien and also went into the mountains for a spot of very light walking.

The villa was very comfortable, very well equipped and, as well as the pool, we enjoyed playing table tennis. My son also liked zooming around on the scooters. A morning treat was to go on to the front bedroom balcony and take in the mountain scenery.

As the previous reviewer said, Eamonn was helpful without being intrusive. He left lots of helpful information and leaflets in the property.

Laressore is a pretty village with an excellent boulangerie about 10 to 15 minutes walk away (up a fairly steep hill). We did not dine at the restaurant as it seemed a bit too formal for our children (not sure if they would serve steak hache!) but it had a wonderful terrace which looked out on to the mountains. A very romantic spot!

We had a lovely holiday and would definitely recommend the villa and the region.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks alot, its a pleasure having people like your self...you are welcome back anytime!
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Fantastic holiday

  • 5 of 5

The house was as described, extremely clean and well maintained. Eamonn the owner gave us very good communications without being intrusive and answered all our questions promptly. I would thoroughly recommend this property. It is in a lovely location, private yet accessible. The local village is 5 mins walk and has a shop and restaurant (not open every night but the food was delicious). Locally there is lots to do, We went to Hendaye and took a boat to Spain for Tapas. The train up to La Rhune was fun but busy. Beaches at Anglet, Biarritz and Bidart were amazing. We enjoyed the pool immensely for cooling off at the end of a hot day. Our only recommendations would be that Aircon and a toilet in the bathroom would have benefited the family.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Really Glad you enjoyed your stay, thank you for the great review much appreciated.
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From the Owner

I built this house in 2003, the outside is built in the Traditional Basque style, however it is modern on the inside. The layout of the Kitchen and Terrace makes eating outside very easy, which is very important.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Biarritz at 15 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Bilbo at 200 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Cote de Golf at 10 Kilometres Nearest Train : Bayonne at 20 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Larressore at 0.5 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Anglet at 20 Kilometres Car: necessary


Nearest beaches in Biarritz and Anglet are 15-20 mins drive, other beaches South include Bidary, Hendaye. Going North under an hours driving range there are the various beaches in the Lande which are wild and not crowded.


Nearest airport Biarritz 15 minutes drive. Other airports Pau 1 hour. Bordeaux. Bilbao Spain 2 hours. Santander 2.5 hours. Nearest railway station: Bayonne at 20 minutes. Ferry Port Nearest Santander 2.5 hours.


Ideally located within 30 min radius of Biarritz, Bayonne, Anglet, Cambo, St Jean Pied de Port, St Jean de Luz, beaches, Mountains and Spain.

Further Details:

The Basque Country’s attractiveness is due to the local culture, gastronomy, mild climate, mountains and its numerous sandy beaches. Local activities include golf, thalasso therapy, hill walking, tennis, cycling, fishing, horse riding, mountain biking, mountaineering, surfing, wind surfing and swimming. Activities are easily accessible and you can enjoy this area all year round, due to its mild climate. There are numerous hiking trails in the region including 'La Rhune' (which has a great view of the coast, cable train access, 'ventas' where you can shop and enjoy the local food). There are plenty of Pretty Basque towns and villages to visit. Bayonne festivals, the tuna festival in Saint Jean de Luz and many village festivals where you will can experience Basque songs, dances and Basque Sports such as Bare hand pelota, chistera and pala games and the spectacular cesta punta competitions in Saint Jean de Luz and Biarritz.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Low Season
28 Aug 2016 - 23 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
June 1
24 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July 1
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July 2
8 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Peek 2017
22 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Aug 2
27 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
off season 2017
3 Sep 2017 - 23 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £80

Booking Notes:
Prices are for 1 week from 4pm Saturday to 10am the following Saturday. Deposit on booking of 30%. Remainder payable 6 weeks before arrival.

The renter may cancel under the following conditions: The renter gets half deposit returned if cancelled more than 8 weeks before arrival. Less than 8 weeks notice the renter will loose the deposit. If owner cancels full refund given.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day Saturday, unless off peak other days can be arranged.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Updated: 18-Oct-2016
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From the Owner

It is a great area in the heart of the basque country located between the mountains and the sea.

Property Type

  • villa


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Child's Highchair


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village


  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 with bath/shower. Bathroom 2 with shower and WC. Bathroom 3 with shower and WC.


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 9 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed. Bedroom 2 with double bed and cot (mattress available). Bedroom 3 with single beds. Bedroom 4 with double bed.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Outside: The villa is very suitable of children as the private pool is fenced and enclosed. Deck chairs. Private garden, trampoline and swings. There is an apartment attached to the house, it is under the house, and is not visible from the living area, garden and pool at the rear of the house. Utility Room: Storage space and washing machine. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen provided, changed before arrival. House cleaned before arrival, house to be returned clean.

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