A 4-star campsite with a human dimension in the Basque country
What could be better than a campsite with a human dimension, a stone's throw from the mountains and by the sea, Bayonne and Biarritz, to enjoy a stay in the Basque Country with family or friends? Located in the Bidart commune, the 4-star Erreka campsite meets all of these criteria and more! Member of the Sea Green Campings group, this campsite simply awaits you!
In a unique location between the sea and the mountains
Six kilometres south of Biarritz, in the commune of Bidart, in the Basque Country, is the delightful 4-star Erreka campsite. At the foot of the Pyrenees yet opposite the Atlantic Ocean, and half an hour by road from Spain, this campsite has been continuously going upmarket since its 2015 incorporation within the Sea Green Village group, in 2015.
Open throughout the year, this Basque campsite benefits from a setting which could not be any more attractive. The closest beach is thus situated less than 700 metres from the campsite whilst the horizon is marked by the presence of the mountain, the Massif de la Rhune. Its summit which is accessible either by train or via the hiking paths, offers a panoramic view across the entire Basque Country, the Landes department and indeed the Atlantic.
Having a human dimension, the Erreka campsite stretches across a wooded and verdant 6-hectare site. The site is designed with a terraced style, which greatly limits the chances of holidaymakers being overlooked, providing them with a real feeling of intimacy. Some of Its plots are, as holidaymakers choose, intended to accommodate tents, caravans or campers. They may even choose to use those which have comfortable holiday hire accommodation. available for hire.
A stone's throw from the beach and from Spain
Amongst the latter are amazing VIP cottages. These are able to accommodate up to 6 people, and are, without doubt, the most top-of-the-range holiday hire units on the Erreka campsite. They have state of the art facilities (these include the Italian shower, a work surface, an HD television and other facilities), a modern design and interior and exterior comfort. They all have a terrace and a garden furniture laid out on lovely landscaped plots. There is certainly no shortage of benefits to seduce holidaymakers.
More out of the ordinary, the Coco Sweet Lodges are hire units, which are a blend of a mobile home and a tent. Able to accommodate up to 4 people, they allow those who wish to the chance to take advantage of the joys of open-air camping, whilst enjoying the comfort of modern and original accommodation!
As for the services and facilities that this Bidart campsite offers, the majority of them are gathered around, or even within, a superb so-called “basserri”. This is a former farmhouse with architecture which is indeed typical of the Basque Country.
Entirely renovated in 2016, this building accommodates, amongst other things, the restaurant area for the Erreka campsite. The latter is made up of a bar restaurant, with an indoor room and its delightful terrace leading to the campsite's swimming pool and the lower Pyrenean summits, as well as a snack bar to meet every little hunger pang and offering a takeaway service.
For an unforgettable stay in the Basque Country
There is also a grocery as well as and a sales point for bread and sweet breads and buns such brioches, croissants and pains au chocolat on-site. Amongst the other Erreka campsite services, holidaymakers may make the most, during their stay, of a launderette, a bike hire service, an iron and ironing board-lending service, Wi-Fi and others services.
Lastly, regarding equipment and leisure facilities, the Erreka campsite has a highly magical heated aquatic area when it opens in May until it closes at the end of September. The latter comprises a swimming pool lagoon, a small pool, whirlpool jets as well as a jacuzzi. Due to the presence of numerous sunbeds around the pool, a large solarium can indeed accommodates lovers of idleness and relaxation.
There is an area for playing boules, an outside play area, a ping-pong table as well as a mini-club, so as to complete the range of facilities at the 4-star Bidart campsite. Lastly, although characterised by peace and conviviality, during the high season the Erreka campsite organises a multitude of activities and entertainment, as much in the daytime as in the evening!
A stay in Bidart is also the opportunity to discover the Basque Country and its numerous treasures during your holiday. Amongst the latter, the Basque coast, its cliffs and sandy beaches are, without doubt, the most popular. Along the coast, the multitude of towns and coastal resorts, such as Bayonne, Biarritz, Saint Jean de Luz, Ciboure and Hendaye, are must-sees.
Inland, there is no shortage of tourist attractions either. From the village of Espelette, famous for its Basque houses covered with the notorious eponymous pepper, to the city of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port, a must-see location for pilgrims visiting Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle. Whether going via the La Rhune mountain and the village of Sarre or the Gorges de Kakuetta (Kakuetta gorges), let yourself be charmed by the Basque Country destination!