Chantaco Apartments: A charming golfer destination.
Land of Basque corsairs during the 17th century, now Saint Jean-de-Luz is a relaxed tourist destination. Situated in a crescent-shaped bay, with a beautiful beach of fine sand and a historic center full of colorful Basque houses, it is the ideal setting for any getaway.
Chantaco has an excellent geographical location, 15 km away from Biarritz airport, 25 km from San Sebastian airport (Donostia-Hondarribia), and only 3 km from Saint-Jean-de-Luz train station, famous summer tourist destination enviably situated between green mountains and the sea.
An excellent location within the Chantaco Golf Club - home to numerous editions of the Lacoste Ladies Open de France and Senior Ladies Open “Simone Thion de la Chaume”- offering the ideal setting to explore the French Basque coast.
Its location in the French southwest is the ideal starting point for discovering the French Basque country. Maximum comfort in an unique environment.
We have a wide range of 2 and 3 bedroom apartments, fully furnished, located in a two-storey building with typical architecture of the French Basque coast, with outdoor parking.
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Strategically located apartments, at the foot of the golf course of Chantaco, to enjoy intense golf days, and a few meters from the magnificent Country Club House, with access to all its facilities, including the restaurant, where you can appreciate the rich gastronomy that feeds of Spanish, Basque and French traditions, an excellent fusion elaborated throughout centuries.
Whenever you fancy a change of scene, take advantage of nearby sports facilities such as The Luzien Tennis Club, situated a few meters from the apartments, with 6 outdoor and 2 covered tennis courts, and the St. Helene Equestrian Center a couple of kilometers away. An in addition, just 3 km from the Chantaco apartments there is an indoor aquatic centre and recreational space.
Golf in Saint Jean de Luz
Since 1928, generations of golfers share their passion in this legendary course laden with history, designed by Harry Colt, and one of the most emblematic clubs in French golf. Golfers will enjoy its magnificent facilities and the comfort of the Clubhouse and its spacious lounges with arched windows that take one back to the Belle Epoque. It is a mature field, relatively easy, not very long and very pleasant for playing. A field with an ondulated profile moved, but without excessive slopes. There are not too many bunkers and the second round has water hazards. Many typical elements of the Colt design: bent fairways, doglegs, some blind shots, greens with false fronts, series of extraordinary par 3. It has practice facilities.
A walk through Saini Jean de Luz
Saint Jean-de-Luz is one of those places where you can breathe history, charm and taste of the sea. It is a town that invites you to take a stroll through its historic center impregnated with its essence of the past, its picturesque streets, the small fishing port and the beautiful promenade that looks out over the beautiful beach of fine sand, one of the most beautiful beaches of the French Atlantic coast.
The city has a strong historic past and, in turn, is one of the most touristic localities in France. Land of corsairs, kings and fishermen in the past, today the small and charming town of Saint Jean-de-Luz is one of the jewels of the French Basque country.
The streets of the historic center retain the flavor of another era, presided over by old buildings, elegant mansions and beautiful buildings that maintain the style of architecture typical of the area. Rue Gambetta is one of the main shopping arteries, where you will find shops of all kinds besides the most outstanding building, the Church of Saint Jean-Baptiste, where the royal wedding took place between Louis XIV of France and the Spanish Infanta Maria Teresa. Its interior hides a beautiful baroque altarpiece of the XVII century.
Saint Jean-de-Luz is a spa town and the destination is renowned for its thalassotherapy center located on the bay.
To find more about the activities in the town of Saint Jean-de-Luz, you can visit the website https://www.euskoguide.com/places-basque-country/france/saint-jean-de-luz-tourism/More entertainment in San Juan de Luz
The natural surroundings of the Chantaco Apartments offer a multitude of cultural, sporting and entertainment proposals for all its guests. The charm of its corners, the tranquility of its people and the good gastronomy, make it the perfect destination for a getaway.
The Basque-French coast offers a perfect setting for lovers of water sports, such as surfing, sailing or windsurfing. Adventure sports, hiking, fishing, climbing, tennis club, cycling and horse riding routes, among many other leisure activities.
The Basque-French Country is a vibrant and very proud region of its cultural heritage and traditions, offering concerts, exhibitions, shows and festivals throughout the year.
The local festivities that Saint Jean-de-Luz offers include the Basque culture week, the tuna and sardine festivals, the Andalusian day, and the Basque music festival.
In the French Basque Country everything seems to be taken out of a storybook: the landscapes painted with all shades of green blending with the intense blue of the Atlantic, and the typical architecture of the area remains faithful wherever you look. Lose yourself in the charming streets of St Jean-de-Luz, visit the aristocratic Biarritz with its museum of the sea, which is a true oceanographic laboratory on four floors, benefit from the Atlantic properties and taste the delicious Basque-French cuisine. A delight that is really worth trying is the Piment d'Espelette ("Pimiento de Espelete"), as well as the delicious beef stew "Axoa", and there is no doubt that you will not be able to resist the famous "Basque Gateau" filled with cream and black cherries jam.
Going out for pintxos in the Old Town of the beautiful city of San Sebastián, about 50 km from Chantaco, is a way of getting to know Donostiarra culture, luxury tapas, with elaborate and concentrated flavours in small and delicious creations. To enjoy the best views of the city, take the cable car to the top of Mount Igueldo where you can enjoy breathtaking views of the city, its streets and "Belle Epoque" buildings and the almost perfect layout of the bay.