? Walking in the Pyrenees


A selection of accommodation in the area may be found below. Follow the links for more information.

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Luz St Saveur

The traditional French mountain village of Luz-St-Sauveur is on the doorstep of the Mont Perdu World Heritage Area. Situated half way between Lourdes (30kms) and Gavarnie, Luz is on the high route to Santiago de Compostella through Héas and Gavarnie. The town is an ideal centre from which to explore the surrounding area. There is plenty of accommodation in the town, both catered and self catering.

lHotel Les TempliersHotel 'Les Templiers', Luz St Sauveur.
This comfortable, friendly, family run hotel, is located in the old market square with views directly onto the fortified Church of St André. The hotel is run by an English speaking French-Australian couple who are happy to help with directions, suggestions and translations. etc. and is an ideal base for discovering Lourdes and the High Pyrenees. Storage for cycles is available here

Le Clos des RempartsLe Clos des Remparts, Luz St Sauveur.
Chambre d'hote and self catering accommodation close to the old centre of Luz. Parts of the building are thought to date back to medieval times. The main building has 4 large ensuite rooms to let on a Chambre d'hote basis. One of the rooms is a large family room. The walled garden with its sheltered planting and gurgling fountain contains a recently converted barn which provides self catering options for up to 7 people.

Les_Artigaux2 (9K)Les Artigaux, Val d'Azun.
Les Artigaux is a private estate set in five hectares of wooded parkland, with stunning mountain views of the Pyrénées. The holiday accommodation comprises a converted barn and four spacious apartments for parties ranging from 4-7 people. The barn and apartments have been furnished and equipped to a very high standard.

Les Artigaux is situated near the village of Arrens in the beautiful Val d'Azun. This calm and peaceful holiday location offers a wide range of outdoor activities all year round against a backdrop of wonderful mountain scenery.

Les Cailloux (20K)Les Cailloux, Bareges.
Les Cailloux is the base used by Mountainbug (see below). The accommodation is rated as one of the highest quality in the area, with delicious home-cuisine, all en-suite bedrooms, sauna, spacious lounge and sunny patio garden.

The high mountain spa village of Bareges is the gateway to the Neouvielle Nature Reserve (the Pyrenean lake district) and home to the highest thermal baths in France. The village nestles just beneath the famous Col du Tourmalet, with its ingrained Tour de France history, and the village's Winter pistes are part of the Tourmalet ski resort - the largest ski area in the French Pyrenees. Bareges is situated 8km East of Luz-St. Sauveur, at the foot of the spectacular Pic du Midi de Bigorre.

pleinair (12K)Plein Air Pyrenees, Lortet
"Plein Air Pyrenees" is a converted farmhouse in the department of the Haute Pyrenees, France, providing both family and group accommodation. The accommodation offers flexible catering accommodation, bar, activity room, secure cycle storage, spa and pool.

The farmhouse is set in two acres of land and situated on the edge of the rural village of Lortet in the Vallee D'Aure at an altitude of 600 metres. Lortet is 10 kilometres south of the market town of Lannemezan on the D929, the route to the Aragnouet - Bielsa tunnel and Spain.

Pyrenees B and BPyrenees B and B are a husband and wife team offering both catered and self catering accommodation in the village of Trébons, close to Bagnères-de-Bigorre. 3 course evening meals can also be requested if necessary. Bernie and Graham also offer tailor made guided tours of Lourdes and are a rich source of local information and ideas for local excursions and places to visit.
There is storage for bikes and other equipment on site, access to a washing machine and drying room for those soggy days, town bikes to explore the local area and guest parking.

UK Office (open all year)
Pilgrim House,
Station Court,
Borough Green,
TN15 8AF

Tel: 0161 883 1515

French Office (open all year)
Hotel Beau Site
36 Avenue Peyramale
65100 Lourdes

Tel: 00 33 562 94 83 29

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Pyrénées Direct is a trading name of Tangney Tours Ltd registered in England and Wales. Company No. 03585640
Flights in this website are ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is ATOL 1220.