Destination guide

The cosy city of Cauterets awaits you

The area's culture and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Cauterets. This city's skiing, mountain views and parks draw many visitors. Rosary Basilica and Notre-Dame de l'Immaculee-Conception are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Cauterets

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Cauterets a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cirque du Lys Gondola (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Luz Ardiden Ski Resort (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Hautacam Ski Resort (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Val d'Azun Ski Resort (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Gourette Ski Resort (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Nature Reserve of Neouvielle (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cauterets

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Cauterets is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lac de Gaube (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Lac d'Estaing (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Pyrenees National Park (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Col de Tourmalet (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Pic du Midi de Bigorre (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cauterets

Fly into Lourdes (LDE-Tarbes - Lourdes - Pyrenees Intl.), the closest airport, located 21.5 mi (34.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cauterets?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,019 holiday lettings around Cauterets. From 71 chalets to 130 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a mountainside property in Cauterets?

Nestle yourself and your buddies in the mountains and get set for enthralling sunrises, celestial stargazing and tons of fresh air. HomeAway has no less than 478 alpine holiday properties available. Of course, that might not suit everyone. Luckily, HomeAway has a bunch more options, including:

  • 284 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 158 riverside holiday accommodation options.
  • 154 city-centre holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Cauterets?

If you want to know how the locals live, slide open the curtains and take in this destination from the comfort and convenience of your very own apartment. HomeAway has 725 for you to browse here. If you get in early, you could spend as little as £25 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather choose one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 127 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £43 per night.
  • Chalet: 69 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £43 per night.
  • Studio: 45 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £29 per night.

Can I stay in Cauterets in a large group?

Nothing comes close to reuniting with old work friends or spending a week or so with your loved ones in a terrific new location. And the best thing is HomeAway has options big enough for the whole crew. Why not take a look at the 239 apartment holiday rentals available here? They're the leading choice for large groups of visitors. Around the area, the rental options that can accommodate large groups include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we offer 302 holiday rentals ideal for that size. Book a night from just £30.
  • Keen to find somewhere for 5 guests? We have 122 that will be ideal. Prices begin at just £25 a night.
  • Seeking out rentals to suit 8 guests? You'll be glad to discover we have 85 that'll be ideal. You can get one from just £49 a night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you'll be able to bring your mom, your cousin and all your mates to Cauterets.