Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle

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TownSaint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
Insee code64495
Postcode64310
Latitude43.3565820
Longitude-1.5504880
AltitudeFrom 10 to 227 meters
Surface65.08 km²
Population6039 inhabitants
Density92 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelSare at 7.8 km (10 min)
Chief townPau (at 131 km, 85 min)Ascain at 8.2 km (11 min)
DepartmentPyrénées-AtlantiquesSouraïde at 8.2 km (9 min)
RegionAquitaineSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

A few steps from the ocean, in the center of the province of Labourd Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle is a village of about 5900 inhabitants. It includes all types of accommodation, shopping and entertainment.

More than 100 km of marked trails will delight walkers and mountain bikers.


SIGHTSEEING

The lake with its sandy beach and supervised swimming, offers many activities: canoeing, kayaking, paddle boats, playground, fishing. The fitness trail and picnic areas that line around the lake promise a great time to relax. Area of ​​motor homes.

Cradle of Xiste since 1857, has recently Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle Ecomuseum Pilotari, which reveal the secrets of the invention of Xiste. 45-minute visit to discover the Basque pelota and Xist, from creation to today. Open all year, it is located at the tourist office. Admission fee.

Heritage: St Peter's Church, the washing of the 19th century, the castle of the Witches, the mill Plazako Errota, labourdine houses, bridges restored 13th and 14th century.

Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
Leisure centresBeach Aintzira,   Leisure Centre of Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

In July and August:

Every Monday at 21:30: large ball of chistera.

Every Tuesday at 21:30: folk dances and Andalusian feria.

Every Thursday at 21:30: Force Basque festival.

Every Friday at 21:30: Demonstration of 5 specialty pelota.

Every Sunday at 21:30: racing Landes cows.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Little Train of the Rhune.

Grottes de Sare.

House Ortillopitz.

Museum of Basque cake.

Animal park.

Écomusée Jean Vier.

Château d'Abbadia and Urtubie.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Quad trek in the Basque mountainsSports sensations85 €Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
Quad ride in the Basque mountainsSports sensationsFrom 50 € to 160 €Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
Traditional Turkish bathWellbeing19 €Biarritz (11.5 km)
Relaxation and reflexology massageWellbeingFrom 30 € to 75 €Biarritz (13.7 km)
Coastal cruise in the Basque countryNature and the outdoorsFrom 280 € to 1200 €Hendaye (18.8 km)

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PHOTOS

LakeLake
 
The slideThe slide
CanoeCanoe
 
Games on the beachGames on the beach
The bridgeThe bridge
 
The laundryThe laundry
Park banks of the NivellePark banks of the Nivelle
 
ChurchChurch
VillageVillage
 
Écomusée PilotariÉcomusée Pilotari
Entrance to the museumEntrance to the museum
 
Room 1 of the museumRoom 1 of the museum
Room 4 of the museumRoom 4 of the museum
  

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WEATHER

Sunday 21 December
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Min. -1°C - Max. 7°C
Monday 22 December
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Min. -3°C - Max. 10°C
Tuesday 23 December
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Min. -2°C - Max. 10°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantL'Auberge Basque  
9.1
Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
The contemporary inn rests on two core values: simplicity and elegance of the offering moments of life tasty and sincere and where we find the true 'wellness'. Table L'Auberge Basque:...
Located in Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle39 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantIthurria  
9.6
Ainhoa
The spirit of the Basque country is revealed in this beautiful home overlooking the seventeenth place Aïnhoa, one of the 'most beautiful villages of France. First, because it is this...
Located 7 km from Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle50 € per person 
South-West restaurantArgi Eder  
10
Ainhoa
Argi Eder opens its doors in the heart of Basque country, close to the Spanish border, in an elegant and friendly atmosphere. Guests can enjoy gourmet cuisine of the Southwest, particularly...
Located 7.2 km from Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle34 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 3 bedroomsChambre d'hôtes Maison Kuluxka à Sare    
9.3
Sare
Fanny and Michael will be very happy to welcome you into their house Basque traditional, ideally situated at the foot of the mountain and 15 km from the coast, near the beautiful village...
Located 4.2 km from Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle65 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsAmets    
9.3
Sare
3 bedrooms including a family suite with two separate bedrooms with private bathrooms. Equipped kitchen for guests. Veranda overlooking terrace, for those who enjoy the independenc...
Located 4.5 km from Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleFrom 50 € to 55 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsMaison Elgartea    
9.5
Sare
Enjoy well-being in the Basque country. Located at the entrance of sare one of the most beautiful villages in France, Elgartea house offers a park overlooking the mountains. This vast...
Located 4.5 km from Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle65 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 6 personsAtalaya
Ustaritz
Beautiful contemporary home with 3 large bedrooms 2 bathrooms sleeps 6 people near possibility ocean and mountain pool and wooded area. Exceptional views of mountains and beaches biarritz...
Located 5.1 km from Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle1200 € per week 
Apartment for 6 personsApartment for 6 persons   NEW
Ahetze
House for rent in apartment of 80 sqm ground floor, 3 bedrooms 6 people. Kitchen equipped with all comfort. Bathroom with bath and shower. Separate toilet. Heating included in the rental....
Located 5.2 km from Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleFrom 380 € to 600 € per week 
Apartment for 7 personsAppartement à ainhoa village classée  
9.7
Ainhoa
F4 80m² apartment overlooking the village and the mountains of the Pyrenees, Spanish.
Located 6.3 km from Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleFrom 250 € to 650 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
30 places over 1,5 haCamping manex    
8.7
Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
30 location terraces offer stunning views of the Basque mountains. A paradise of fresh air, tranquility, and nature, the authenticity of the Basque Country. Relax, get away, break away...
Located in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleFrom 9.90 € to 13 € per day 
203 places over 8 haSunêlia Col d'Ibardin    
10
Urrugne
Lovely family campsite at the heart of the Basque country. Possibility to hire pitch, lodge tents, mobile homes and chalets. Beautiful site with its oaks park with. All facilities on...
Located 11.1 km from Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleFrom 15 € to 29 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hotel Arocena - Hotel in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleHotel Arocena    
7.6
Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
Located in the heart of the Labourd Province in the centre of Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle, Hotel Arocena offers an outdoor swimming pool, garden and terrace. It is a 5-minute drive from Saint-Pée...
Located in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleRoom from 56 €
Hotel Restaurant Bonnet - Hotel in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleHotel Restaurant Bonnet     
8.1
Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
Set in the village of Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle, this hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor swimming pool during the summer months. Additional facilities include a tennis court and...
Located in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleRoom from 44 €
L'Auberge Basque - Hotel in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleL'Auberge Basque     
8.1
Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
Located 7 kilometres from Saint Jean de Luz, l'Auberge Basque welcomes you in a contemporary inn set on a hill facing La Rhune Mountains. LAuberge Basque features comfortable rooms...
Located in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleRoom from 109 €

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Quality Hotel Pau Centre Bosquet
This hotel is located in Pau City Centre, close to the historic district. It features a fitness room and a sauna, and free Wi-Fi access is offered in the...
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