High above Biarritz just a stone’s throw from the Basque Coast, Villa Montijo has a certain California feel to it. Here, you'll fill your days with surfing, mountain hikes and sun-drenched barbecues
Restaurants and bars within walking distance
Beach within walking distance
Golf course within driving distance
Area & Experiences
Thirty kilometres from the Spanish border, Biarritz is a coastal town loaded with history and nestled between the coast and the mountains. The city centre has magnificent historic mansions near the Port des Pêcheurs and along the Grande Plage. Their stylish façades recall the city's rich past from the Second Empire to the Roaring Twenties. Perched above an elegant residential neighbourhood that overlooks the city, Villa Montijo stands in a lush garden 10 minutes from Marbella and Milady beaches.
Our nearby experiences
Discover the secrets of the last Basque pelota studio
More than a game, Basque pelota is a way of life. Get to know the anecdotes and the artisanal know-how by visiting the last Basque pelota workshop. Watch the craftsmen work with extraordinary materials to create pelotas, gloves and balls and leave with your own personalized item.
Ride the waves with a champion
Take a surf course with a former European champion on Biarritz’s La Grande Plage. A mythical spot and a dream teacher, what better combination to get into this sport or to perfect your wave catching.
Cross the Basque Country in a 2CV
Embark on board a Citroën 2CV to trace historical paths and taste some local products. On this extraordinary route you can discover the Basque Country off the beaten track: from the small colorful streets to Bayonne’s scenic Route Impériale des Cimes formerly used by Napoleon’s troops.
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