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 5.5 km
Chief townPau (at 131 km, 85 min)Ahetze at 5.6 km
DepartmentPyrénées-AtlantiquesAscain at 5.9 km
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
Paramotor flight over the Basque coastSports sensationsFrom 95 € to 195 €Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
Visit to a Basque artisan cider makerLocal flavoursFreeAscain (7.1 km)
Visit the Pepper Farm in Basque CountryLocal flavoursFreeSaint-Pée-sur-Nivelle

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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

Wednesday 3 September
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Min. 11°C - Max. 26°C
Thursday 4 September
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Min. 13°C - Max. 22°C
Friday 5 September
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Min. 14°C - Max. 24°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantL'Auberge Basque  
9
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  
9.5
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  
9.3
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-Nivelle31 € 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    
9.6
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   NEW
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 7 personsAppartement à ainhoa village classée  
9.6
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 
Ground floor for 3 persons'la suite du pacha' ****  
9.2
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Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Every year, on the edge of town and close to everything: find your individual ground parking and garden with its own entrance in its own garden setting with sun beds, furnished 9m²...
Located 8.6 km from Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleFrom 580 € to 780 € 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 11.3 km from Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleFrom 14 € to 28 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hotel Arocena - Hotel in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleHotel Arocena    
7.7
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 59 €
Hotel Pyrenées Atlantique - Hotel in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleHotel Pyrenées Atlantique     
7.7
Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
Surrounded by a planted garden, this 2-star hotel is located 5 km from Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle and 8 km from Saint-Jean-de-Luz. Guests can relax on the furnished terrace, while reading...
Located in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleRoom from 70 €
Hotel Restaurant Trinquet Mendionde - Hotel in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleHotel Restaurant Trinquet Mendionde     
6.7
Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
Set 800 metres from Saint Pée and 5 km from the Spanish border, Hotel Restaurant Trinquet Mendionde sits in a well-kept garden. It offers a restaurant, bar, terrace, lift and free Wi-Fi...
Located in Saint-Pée-sur-NivelleRoom from 54 €

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Le Grand Large
This hotel is situated in the centre of Biarritz, 200 metres from the old harbour and 400 metres from the beach. This hotel offers a heated swimming pool....
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