Destination guide

Travel to rustic Etxalar

The countryside, mountains and riverfront display a scene truly unique to Etxalar. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travellers with its bars and restaurants. Hendaye Beach and Cote des Basques are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Etxalar

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Etxalar a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Biarritz Aquarium (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Le Train de La Rhune (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Aquazone (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Chantaco Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Wowpark (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Nivelle Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Etxalar

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Etxalar is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hendaye Beach (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Cote des Basques (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Grand Beach (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Grotte de Sare (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • La Rhune (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Lac de Xoldokogaina (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Etxalar

Fly into San Sebastian (EAS), the closest airport, located 11.6 mi (18.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Biarritz (BIQ-Pays Basque), which is 17.2 mi (27.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Etxalar?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 141 holiday rentals near Etxalar. From 17 Houses to 53 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Etxalar 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 Etxalar?

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

  • Anglet Beach: 6,560 holiday rentals
  • Cambo-les-Bains Station: 5,455 holiday rentals
  • Villa Beltza: 6,518 holiday rentals
  • Biarritz Golf Club: 6,554 holiday rentals
  • Bayonne (XBY-Bayonne Train Station): 6,686 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Etxalar 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 Houses in Etxalar?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 17 Houses in Etxalar. Our other popular types of Etxalar holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 53 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 67 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Etxalar?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Etxalar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.