Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Irun

The area's museums and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Irun. Well known for its parks, gardens and cafes, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Hendaye Beach and Monte Urgull are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Irun

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Irun 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:

  • Monte Igueldo (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Biarritz Aquarium (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Wowpark (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Ibardin Aventures (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Nivelle Golf Course (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Chantaco Golf Club (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Irun

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Irun is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hendaye Beach (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Monte Urgull (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Concha Beach (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Cote des Basques (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Grand Beach (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Anglet Beach (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Irun

Fly into San Sebastian (EAS), the closest airport, located 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Biarritz (BIQ-Pays Basque), which is 15.8 mi (25.4 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Irún Station.

Where to stay near Irun?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 591 holiday rentals near Irun. From 65 Houses to 495 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Irun for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Irun?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Irun:

  • Old Town: 370 holiday homes
  • Antiguo: 76 holiday homes
  • Biarritz City Centre: 1,125 holiday homes
  • Egia: 402 holiday homes
  • Iraty: 104 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Irun?

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

  • Parish Church of Nuestra Senora del Juncal: 748 holiday rentals
  • Menchu Gal Museum: 747 holiday rentals
  • Ecological Park Plaiaundi: 726 holiday rentals
  • Stadium Gal: 728 holiday rentals
  • Oiasso Museum: 742 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Irun 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 Irun?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 65 Houses in Irun. Our other popular types of Irun holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 495 holiday houses
  • Villas: 16 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 6 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 Irun?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 30 holiday homes with pool available in Irun. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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