Things to see and do - Guéthary
Guéthary Travel guide
Guéthary : Michelin's recommendations
This tiny town on the Basque Coast has some serious assets that outweigh the appeal of its larger neighbours: its peace and quiet, and its beaches. The sea has always been its main source of wealth (right whales were hunted here until the 19C). Today, Labourdes-style houses have replaced the fishermen’s quarter, and surfers have flocked to its waters, drawn by the area’s reputation. The ‘‘jewel of the Basque Coast’’ has done a great job reinventing itself!
215 Chemin De Gassineia F - 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Villa Acotz Lafitenia Resort is located in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, just 300 metres from Lafitenia beach, on the Basque coast. It offers an outdoor pool with furnished terrace and a hammam. Set in a large garden Villa Acotz is one of the four guest houses..
228 Route des Plages F - 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz
1146, Chemin De Laharraga F - 64210 Guéthary
Prix Prices from : 135 €
r. de l'Église F - 64210 Guéthary
In this white residence dating from the 1930s, father and son concoct dishes of a very high standard. The delicious, authentic fare has subtle seasoning, plays on contrast and transparency, and includes ingredients chosen for their perfect ripeness.
360 av. du Général-de-Gaulle F - 64210 Guéthary
A pretty, contemporary bistro founded by a promising young chef after he had clocked up some serious experience. Enjoy bold, gourmet dishes showcasing fine local ingredients such as: opéra de foie gras à la framboisine, supreme of free-range chicken ..