French Basque Country
Situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the Pyrenees Mountains, the French Basque Country is known for its magnificent landscapes and temperate climate, as well as its independent spirit. The Basque people have inhabited the area for more than 30,000 years, maintaining a language and culture all of their own.
Located on the Bay of Biscay, Biarritz is considered a jewel of the French Basque Country, drawing holidaymakers to the area for its sea, sand and sunshine. With elegant Biarritz accommodation overlooking the Basque countryside, the Radisson Blu Hotel is perfectly placed for enjoying the delights of the French Basque Country.
Visiting the French Basque Country
It is easy to explore the French Basque Country from Biarritz. The region offers many unique places to visit along its famed coastline - all less than an hour away from the Radisson Blu Hotel, Biarritz.
Just 8 kilometres away, guests can enjoy a day out in Bayonne. Considered the heart of French Basque Country, don't miss its architecturally preserved town centre, the unique districts of Petit Bayonne and Grand Bayonne, as well as its culinary specialties.
The fishing port of Saint Jean-de-Luz also lies just 15 kilometres away along the coast. A quintessential Basque seaside town, visitors will enjoy its sheltered bay, picturesque streets and authentic Basque restaurants serving the day's fresh catches of sardines, tuna and anchovies.
The last French Basque town before crossing into Spain, Hendaye is 30 kilometres from the hotel. Visitors can drive to this attractive seaside town along the beautiful Route de la Corniche and enjoy the French Basque Country's dramatic coastal landscapes.
Enjoy the French Basque Country from the Radisson Blu Hotel, Biarritz
After a day spent enjoying the French Basque Country, return to the comfort and convenience of this elegant hotel in Biarritz. Guests at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Biarritz can enjoy panoramic views over La Côte de Basques Beach and the whole Basque coastline, as well as the hotel's first-class amenities and attentive service.