Find the best place to stay — Irun

Where to stay around Irun?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 739 holiday lettings near Irun. From 561 apartments to 60 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Irun 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 Irun?

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

  • Irún Station: 867 holiday lettings
  • Menchu Gal Museum: 863 holiday lettings
  • Ecological Park Plaiaundi: 829 holiday lettings
  • Parish Church of Nuestra Senora del Juncal: 844 holiday lettings
  • Stadium Gal: 843 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Irun 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 Irun?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 561 apartments in Irun. Our other popular types of Irun holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 47 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 27 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Irun?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 38 holiday homes with pool available in Irun. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental villa or apartment in Irun, Spain your home away from home

    Irun is a historic town in Spain’s Basque Country, very close to the border with France. This autonomous community has many distinctive cultural elements, and together with a totally unique language, has developed its own wonderful cuisine down the centuries. There is impressive natural scenery to be found in the region around Irun holiday villas, along with some lovely beaches that visitors who prefer slightly cooler climes might prefer.

    Things to do in Irun, Spain

    Irun is a town built on one of ancient Rome’s most important western urban centres. And today you can see many of the artefacts uncovered here at the Hermitage of Sant Elna. This building, a short way from Irun holiday accommodation, is built upon a Roman necropolis. The Santa Maria del Junkal church is also highly impressive, with its magnificent facades and vaults.

    The scenery just outside the town is picturesque, and typical for northern Spain, with vibrant greenery and rugged hills. The Penas de Aya natural park, a few kilometres from apartments in Irun, is home to spectacular mountain landscapes. The park is criss-crossed by numerous trails so you can explore the peaks and valleys with relative ease. It’s a must for anyone hoping to get in touch with the natural beauty of the Basque Country around holiday apartments in Irun.

    The beaches close to holiday accommodation in Irun are also stunning, and offer excellent conditions for surfers. Average temperatures in this part of Spain are a little lower than in other Spanish regions, so a villa in Irun could serve as a base for a beach holiday if you find the costas a little too hot.

    Places to visit on holiday in Irun, Spain

    The city of San Sebastian is a mere half-hour drive from self-catering villas in Irun, and offers the perfect blend of historical landmarks and modern amenities. The beaches here are also impressive – the San Sebastian waterfront boasts one of Europe’s most celebrated urban beaches. It’s also an ideal place to sample Basque cuisine, with Pintxos (similar in many ways to tapas) served at every bar in the old town.

    Weather in Irun, Spain

    Irun rental villas are set within a region of the country known as “Green Spain”. This is due to its moderate temperatures and higher rainfall. Winters here are generally cool and wet, while the summer months bring much more sunshine and beach weather in July and August.

    Cheap flights to Irun, Spain

    The closest major international airport to holiday apartments in Irun is Bilbao (BIO), just over an hour away. easyJet runs regular flights to this destination from London-Stansted (STN) and Manchester (MAN).

    Attractions in and around Irun

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Irun? Take the children and visit Monte Igueldo, Littoral Paul Jovet Botanical Garden and Aquazone. Don't miss cultural highlights such as Oiasso Museum, Menchu Gal Museum and Museo Ermita de Santa Elena. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Hendaye Beach and Concha Beach, and green spaces such as Monte Urgull and Ecological Park Plaiaundi. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Cote des Basques, Biarritz Aquarium or Asiatica Museum of Asian Art to your agenda.