Where to stay around Lescun?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 64 holiday lettings near Lescun. From 27 apartments to 20 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lescun 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 Lescun?

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

  • Candanchu Ski Resort: 268 holiday lettings
  • Béarn Pyrénées: 365 holiday lettings
  • Pic du Midi d'Ossau: 691 holiday lettings
  • Astun Ski Resort: 244 holiday lettings
  • La Falaise aux Vautours: 965 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 27 apartments in Lescun. Our other popular types of Lescun holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lescun?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Lescun. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

    The French village of Lescun is set on a high plateau, within the Pyrenees-Atlantique department, Aquitaine, to the far south-west of the country, very close to the Spanish border. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Lescun will find that there is a rather select choice of self catering accommodation available for holiday rental in and around the village. This accommodation is mainly in the form of villas and apartments, although there are also some more traditional old farmhouses and gites for those wishing to stay in a property full of rustic charm and character.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Lescun, France

    Visitors spending their holidays in Lescun will find that the village’s setting, enjoying spectacular mountain scenery, makes it the ideal base for walkers and hikers. In fact, Lescun is located along the GR10 long distance footpath, which weaves its way through the dramatic scenery of the Pyrenees Mountains. The village itself is steeped in history, which is reflected by the old stone buildings which line its narrow, cobbled streets. The village’s altitude means that it is also ideally located for winter sports enthusiasts who may wish to spend time in one of the many ski resorts located higher up in the Pyrenees.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Lescun, France

    There are plenty of interesting places to visit close by to Lescun. Visitors enjoying their holidays in Lescun who are interested in history and architecture may wish to spend time in the nearby towns of Pau and Laruns. In Pau, the departmental capital, visitors may marvel at the imposing Chateau, which boasts historical connections with Marie Antoinette, whilst in Laruns they can visit the Eau Chandes spa, or the nearby ruined city of Goust. Visitors with more spiritual interests will be pleased to find that the scenic mountainside town of Lourdes, with its renowned healing spa waters, is also a comfortable drive away from Lescun.

    Weather in Lescun, France

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Lescun will discover that the village enjoys a near Mediterranean type of climate, although this is greatly influenced by its altitude. Summers in Lescun are generally warm and dry, with temperatures averaging in the mid- to high-20s degrees Celsius. Winters tend to be much cooler, with temperatures averaging between 8 and 10 degrees Celsius. The region receives an average annual rainfall of around 22 inches, much of which may fall as snow in mid winter.

    Travel to Lescun, France

    Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Lescun will first fly to Pau Airport (PUF), the nearest international airport. Air France (City Jet) operates flights here from the UK, departing from London City (LCY), whilst Flybe operate regular flights from Southampton(SOU).

    Activities and attractions in Lescun

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Lescun a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • La Pierre-St-Martin Ski Resort (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • Astun Ski Resort (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
    • Candanchu Ski Resort (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
    • Pic de la Sagette (14.3 mi / 23 km)
    • Le Petit Train d'Artouste (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
    • La Falaise aux Vautours (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Lescun

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lescun is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cap de la Baitch (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Pic d'Anie (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Gorges d'Ehujarre (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
    • Bisaurin (9 mi / 14.5 km)
    • Gorges de Kakuetta (9.9 mi / 16 km)
    • Lacs d'Ayous (10.6 mi / 17 km)