Towns and villages of character

Immerse yourself in the cultural richness of the Basque Country by exploring treasures such as Espelette, renowned for its iconic red pepper. Sare, a picturesque village, reveals its white houses and its peaceful atmosphere. Ainhoa, classified among the most beautiful villages in France, seduces with its cobbled streets. Cambo-les-Bains offers a thermal getaway, while Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port, a medieval city, is the starting point for the pilgrimage to Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle.

Our aparthotel in Bidart on the Basque Coast invites you to discover these pearls of the Basque Country.

Basque traditions

Immerse yourself in the captivating traditions of the Basque Country. Witness captivating folk dances, where colorful costumes swirl to the rhythm of drums, during village festivals.

Discover Basque pelota, a dynamic and ancestral sport played on local grounds. In front of the Olatua Hotel, you will discover a fronton where you can practice and discover this traditional sport. We will lend you the pala to invite you to immerse yourself in the cultural authenticity of the region.

Outdoor activities

Discover the immensity of the Basque Country through exciting outdoor activities. Travel its steep trails on mountain bike, explore picturesque hiking routes, or experience the adrenaline of white water sports on the rushing rivers . The Olatua aparthotel offers you an ideal starting point for these outdoor adventures.

The culinary specialties of the Basque Country

Savor the culinary art of the Basque Country. Taste unmissable specialties such as Bayonne ham, pintxos with exquisite flavors and the delights of Basque cuisine, combining tradition and creativity. A unique gastronomic experience awaits you, awakening your taste buds to the local culinary richness. Don't miss out on a stroll through the local markets

La Rhune mountain

Dominate the Basque Country from La Rhune, an emblematic border mountain. Take the rack railway, a picturesque adventure, to the summit offering a breathtaking panoramic view. Hiking enthusiasts can also explore the walking trails, discovering the unspoilt natural beauty of this iconic mountain.