Where to stay around Ascain?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,467 holiday lettings near Ascain. From 784 Houses to 166 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ascain for a long holiday or a weekend break 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: 5,755 holiday lettings
  • Anglet Beach: 5,783 holiday lettings
  • Bayonne Arena: 5,842 holiday lettings
  • Hendaye Beach: 4,139 holiday lettings
  • St-Jean-de-Luz Beach: 4,461 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 Houses in Ascain?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 784 Houses in Ascain. Our other popular types of Ascain holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 166 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 7 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I rent beach rentals in Ascain?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 2,068 beach rentals in Ascain. You have also many other possibilities in Ascain area, including:

  • Downtown rentals: 1,180 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 984 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 803 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ascain?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 808 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).

    Activities and attractions in Ascain

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Ascain has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Biarritz Aquarium (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
    • Le Train de La Rhune (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Chantaco Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Nivelle Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Ibardin Aventures (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Aquazone (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Ascain

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Ascain is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Hendaye Beach (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
    • Cote des Basques (10 mi / 16 km)
    • Grand Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
    • Anglet Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
    • La Rhune (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
    • Quai Maurice Ravel (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)