Popular Lettings in Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Highlights in Saint-Jean-de-Luz
- Magnificent beaches
- Ideal for surfers
- Beautiful natural spots
- Perfect for families
- Exquisite cuisine
Most popular in Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Prices and availability
Types of holiday rentals in San Juan de la Luz
Are you looking for cheap rentals in San Juan de la Luz to enjoy a few days on its wonderful beaches? On Holidu we have the best offers of rental accommodation between individuals so that you can always choose the one that best suits your needs and your budget. With capacity for 2, 3, 4 or more people, which makes them ideal for a weekend getaway with a partner or to organise a holiday of several days with family or friends. We have numerous tourist rentals in first line of beach or to few metres of her. Most of them have a terrace or garden and many also have a swimming pool, so they are perfect for travellers who plan to book a letting between July and August. This way, you can enjoy the good weather and refresh yourself in the pool when you don't feel like going to the beach. But they also offer other services such as parking, which is ideal for those who come by car and go to catch enough to make excursions in the area. And if you want your dog to go on holiday with you, you can choose from many pet-friendly rentals.Spacious cottages with garden
If you travel with family or friends, you will also find many cheap cottages for your holidays. Located both in the centre of San Juan de la Luz and in the surrounding area. The ones in the centre have a more modern appearance and have the advantage of being closer to the sea. They are mainly found in the vicinity of Fort de Socoa and in the Haize Errota district. But if you prefer a quieter environment and don't mind taking the car to go to the beach, you'll find numerous cottages and villas on the outskirts and in the neighbouring towns of Guethary, Ciboure and Ascain. Although they are not so close to the sea, this type of holiday rental offers the traveller other advantages such as having a large terrace or gardens and often a private swimming pool. In addition, as with rentals, many allow pets and have parking. But, obviously, some also offer other luxury services such as sauna or jacuzzi, which is ideal for those who need to relax and disconnect from all daily worries.Why book a letting in San Juan de la Luz?
San Juan de Luz is a small coastal town in France that is located in the area known as the Basque Coast. This city has a pleasant climate and a remarkable past that has left behind such important monuments as the Stature of Louis XIV erected in the seventeenth century. Its bay, its tranquillity and its charm make the holiday rentals here an opportunity to live a unique holiday. Today it is a popular destination for swimmers, especially surfers. According to the opinions of hundreds of travellers who have already rented a letting in San Juan de la Luz once, one of the best destinations along the Basque Coast for the practice of this activity. But the town is also surrounded by green spots where vegetation floods every corner. The surroundings of places like Punta de Santa Barbara offer the possibility of choosing quiet rural houses to enjoy the comfort that only holiday rentals in San Juan de Luz can provide.
Holidays in San Juan de la Luz
The area and how to find your way around
Located in the southwest of France, in the region of Aquitaine, San Juan de la Luz is a beautiful seaside town of approximately 14,000 inhabitants belonging to the department of Atlantic Pyrenees. Bordering the municipalities of Guethary, Ahetze, Ascain, Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle and Ciboure. It extends over the bay of the same name located at the bottom of the Bay of Biscay, on the shores of the Bay of Biscay, being the only protected port in France between the border with Spain and Arcachon. In the 18th century, San Juan de la Luz was a base for Basque corsairs, but today it is an important holiday destination with a beautiful beach of fine sand and a charming historic centre full of colourful Basque houses with wooden frameworks. Reserve your rental in San Juan de la Luz today and enjoy the sun and the beach under the magic of a bygone era!The best areas to rent a letting in San Juan de la Luz
Undoubtedly, the best area to rent a tourist letting in San Juan de la Luz is in the centre, where you will find the beach and where they concentrate most of the monumental attractions of the town, such as the church of Saint Jean Baptiste and the Maison Louis XIV. In addition, it is also highly recommended because it is very close to the train station, which will allow you to make excursions to other towns in the region in a very comfortable way and without wasting much time. However, if you are looking for a residential area with a family atmosphere, the neighbourhoods of Sansu and Errepira, and the neighbouring town of Ciborue are also great options. In these places you will find mainly chalets and very spacious cottages. And if you want to get completely away from the hustle and bustle of urban life, nothing better than the surroundings of the town of Ascain, which is just a few minutes' drive from San Juan de la Luz.
Types of travellers and activities
The main attraction of San Juan de la Luz is its wonderful beach and the beautiful promenade that runs through it. Its beach is known as the "big beach", shaped like a crescent and protected from the waves by three impressive dams, which makes it perfect for families, as children can play and bathe in complete safety. Fully equipped and with numerous games and activities designed for the fun of the youngest.San Juan de la Luz for surfers
Much of the Cantabrian area occupied by San Juan de Luz is famous for its waves and for having the perfect conditions to catch one wave after another. If boards and the smell of the sea are your thing, the rentals in San Juan de Luz will give you the opportunity to live intensely your favourite sport. The beaches of Mayarco or San Juan de Luz are the best scenarios to give free rein to your passion during any time of the year, and the climate of the area allows it. However, if you are a beginner, we recommend the one in Cenitz. The nearby town of Biarritz (15 km) or San Sebastian} (35 km) are also ideal options to live this sport. However, the local atmosphere is much more relaxed and less crowded.San Juan de la Luz for lovers of good food
The proximity of the sea makes the cuisine of this corner of France famous for its fish dishes and some really exquisite seafood. Leaving without trying them should not be an option, so you can go to restaurants like Txalupa or Ongi Ethorri to enjoy the good food of the placeSan Juan de la Luz for those who enjoy contact with nature
The surroundings of San Juan de Luz offer paths that will be especially enjoyed by lovers of hiking. For example, the Parcours de Sante route, which runs from Cruz de Archiloa to Punta de Santa Barbara, or the coastal trail that stretches about 25 km along the entire coast of the region are ideal spaces to enjoy a walk in the midst of nature.
Did you know that King Louis XIV of France married in St. Jean de Luz in 1660?
Top 5 Recommendations in San Juan de la Luz
Famous since the 9th century for being a whaling centre, this picturesque port is the origin of the whole town and its most important space. Walking through it and discovering its habitual atmosphere is one of the plans that you cannot miss if you are in San Juan de Luz.2. Surprise yourself with the Church of Saint Jean-Baptiste
A religious building that shows the signs of identity of the architecture of the area. Wooden sides and baroque motifs come together in this temple, the main one in San Juan de Luz, so you should not miss it comfortably thanks to the holiday rentals you will find in the locality.3. Walk along Rue Gambetta
It is the tourist and leisure centre of the locality. Its architecture serves to understand the importance that the city had in previous times while enjoying a quiet stroll in which the local shops and typical establishments will serve to give colour to your experience.4. Contemplate the spectacular views of the Punta de Santa Barbara
The Punta de Santa Barbara is the best place to contemplate the extension of the town and the sea. Walking up the existing path is a great idea to enjoy the environment to the maximum and to see the entire town and a wide expanse of sea.5. Take an excursion to Hondarribia
San Juan de Luz is surrounded by small towns that you shouldn't miss. An example: Hondarribia} (20 km). Churches such as that of Nuestra Señora de la Asuncion and del Mazano, the Ermita de Santa Engracia or the Palacio de Zuloaga join perfectly preserved medieval walls and the Castle of Carlos V to make the visit worthwhile from any point of view.