Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Les Artigaux, Pyrenees, France, sleeps 2-21 in 10 bedrooms.
Sleeps 2 to 21 in the main house and 4 apartments
La Grange sleeps 7 with dining together for 26
The apartments (each with additional sofa bed):
Le Tourmalet sleeps 6
L'Aubisque sleeps 4
Le Couraduque sleeps 2
Le Soulor sleeps 2
Les Artigaux is an ideal venue for family groups, friends or clubs to experience a variety of activities in stunning surroundings, winter and summer. Plenty of space for the whole group to eat together in La Grange games room.
The property is set in 10 acres of private grounds with magnificent views of the surrounding mountains. After a day of activities what better than to relax in the Scandinavian hot tub and sauna.
The area is an essential destination for serious cyclists. For road cycling this is the heart of Tour de France country and the famous climbs of the Aubisque, Soulor, Hautacam, Luz-Ardiden and the Tourmalet are all within striking distance. There are also locally organised cyclosportives, which have challenging courses including some of the famous climbs. For mountain biking there are 450km of trails of varying difficulty, all through wonderful scenery.
The local walking is also extremely varied and includes sections of the GR10 coast to coast path. However, there are also routes suitable for families and paths can be accessed directly from Les Artigaux. While walking you are likely to see a huge variety of wildlife.
The Val d’Azun has excellent conditions for paragliding and there are several schools in the village where you can take a tandem experience flight or a full course to learn to fly solo.
In the winter the largest cross-country ski area in the Pyrenees, with 100km of pistes, is just 10 minutes from Les Artigaux. There is also an excellent toboggan run with a moving carpet to take away the uphill slog. The downhill resorts of Cauterets and Bareges are within 40 minutes drive and Luz-Ardiden and Gavarnie are about an hour away.
La Grange: €1155/week July & Aug, €855 Xmas & Ski season, €625 low season. L'Aubisque: €745, €590, €440. Short breaks available outside high season.