Find the best place to stay — Ascain

Where to stay around Ascain?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,736 holiday lettings near Ascain. From 2,538 apartments to 863 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ascain is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ascain?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ascain. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cote des Basques: 6,254 holiday lettings
  • Anglet Beach: 6,281 holiday lettings
  • Bayonne Arena: 6,371 holiday lettings
  • Hendaye Beach: 4,457 holiday lettings
  • St-Jean-de-Luz Beach: 4,789 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ascain listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Ascain?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,538 apartments in Ascain. Our other popular types of Ascain holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 863 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 177 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including mobile homes and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ascain?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 877 holiday homes with pool available in Ascain. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Ascain, France, Your Home Away From Home

    The traditional Basque village of Ascain is located to the far south-west of France, close to the border with Spain, within the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department of Aquitaine. With the foothills of the Pyrenees mountain range in one direction and the beaches of the Bay of Biscay in the other, the village is well located for enjoying the many natural attributes of this part of France. Visitors planning to spend their holidays in Ascain will therefore be pleased to discover that there is a great selection of self catering holiday rental accommodation available in and around the village. There are apartments, townhouses and villas: many enjoy stunning coastal and mountain views, as well as more traditional French cottages, or gites.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Ascain, France

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Ascain simply lazing on the beach whilst topping up their tan will find that the coastal resorts of Biarritz and St Jean de Luz are both within a short drive from the village. Those visitors looking to enjoy a more active holiday may wish to enjoy such water sports activities as surfing, jet skiing or kite surfing in the bracing Atlantic Ocean waters, or alternatively head inland to the Pyrenees to enjoy a spot of rock climbing, abseiling or mountaineering. There are also a number of well defined walking, hiking, cycling and horse riding trails on the mountains’ foothills.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Ascain, France

    As well as boasting the expected seaside attractions and amenities, visitors spending their holidays in Ascain will find that the nearby fashionable resorts of Biarritz and St Jean de Luz also boast a number of buildings and landmarks of historical and cultural interest. In Biarritz there are such diverse tourist draws as the 12th century St Martin’s Church and Russian Orthodox Church with its distinctive blue dome, alongside the Asiatica Museum and the Museum of the Sea. The pretty port of St Jean de Luz boasts a number of traditional half-timbered Basque buildings as well as the extensive Paul Jovet Botanical Gardens.

    Weather in Ascain, France

    Ascain experiences a near-Mediterranean, warm and temperate climate. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Ascain will discover that the days are generally warm and dry, with temperatures often reaching the late 20s degrees Celsius. Winter temperatures are still a pleasant 8-12 degrees Celsius and the village receives an average annual rainfall of around 28 inches.

    Travel to Ascain, France

    Most travellers looking to spend their holidays in Ascain will fly to Biarritz Airport (BIQ). Ryanair operates regular flights here from the UK, departing from London Gatwick (LGW), London Stansted (STN) and Manchester (MAN).

    Attractions in and around Ascain

    First time in Ascain and looking for places to see? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Asiatica Museum of Asian Art, Biarritz Aquarium or Musee Basque. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Hendaye Beach, Cote des Basques and Grand Beach. Also consider a visit to the region's top places to see such as Casino Barriere and Anglet Beach.