Enjoy an unforgettable holiday
Ibaïa hotel 4* in Hendaye

The IBAÏA hotel is the ideal holiday destination to discover everything the Basque country has to offer with your partner, family or friends.

The gentle pleasures of life

Ideally situated overlooking Hendaye marina, the IBAÏA hotel is just a stone’s throw from a beautiful sandy beach stretching over 3 kilometres. The foothills of the Pyrenees on the horizon form an idyllic backdrop for your holiday in the Basque country. 

After several months of renovations, we are delighted to welcome you back to IBAÏA Hotel with its brand new interiors: 61 rooms, all air-conditioned, in a warm and elegant setting showcasing natural colours spiced up with a hint of Basque red.


Relax by the hotel pool

The hotel’s outdoor pool is a cool, pleasant oasis where you can relax and recharge your batteries in the turquoise water for – a great start or the perfect end to your day.

Whether you’re on a holiday with the family, as a couple or with friends, the swimming pool is the place to be on a sunny day. For even greater well-being, the outdoor pool at the IBAÏA Hotel has sun loungers that can be placed on stilts in the pool. Ideal for swimming and relaxing in the sun.


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Access the hotel’s gym and sauna

Use the gym with its latest-generation equipment: 
– cardio training bike
– treadmill
– rowing machine
– weight bench and dumbbells

Then enjoy a moment of relaxation in the hotel’s traditional sauna, which is free for you to use during your stay.


Recharge your batteries

Discover the RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye

Just 250 metres from the hotel along the Boulevard de la Mer, enter a place where all that matters is your well-being. Our RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye centre offers a full range of services and treatments to pamper yourself.  

A hotel close to the main tourist attractions

The hotel in the heart of the seaside town of Hendaye overlooks the marina and is just a stone’s throw from the beach and its water sports. The historic town centre with its squares, splendid Basque architecture, fountains and charming pedestrian lanes are also close by.

Hendaye night-life within walking distance

Just a few steps from the IBAÏA hotel, the beautiful seaside town and harbour of Hendaye boasts a casino and many restaurants and bars for your evening entertainment.

Open to all

A hotel in Hendaye accessible to people with reduced mobility

Some of our rooms are adapted for people with reduced mobility, as are our beauty spa, our marine spa and the thalasso centre (wide doors and adapted equipment) to ensure you can make the most of your stay at the IBAÏA hotel.

An animal-friendly Basque Country hotel

Animals are welcome (additional fee).

Organise a business seminar in Hendaye

Combine work and wellness in a unique seminar for your teams by the seaside between the marina and the beach in a setting that will surprise them by its originality. With or without accommodation, our hotel welcomes you to organise your team-building, incentive activities or study days.

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Family holiday in Hendaye

The IBAÏA hotel is ideal to make the most of a holiday with your children. Our family suite or our apartments offer the ideal conditions to enjoy quality family time. The outdoor pool will be the perfect place for your children to splash about as you make memories together.

Visit Hendaye as a couple

For a romantic weekend break or a whole week away with your partner, Hendaye is an idyllic place to enjoy time together, gazing out over the ocean towards the horizon. You can pamper yourselves at our thalassotherapy centre and breathe the pure air of the Basque Country as you visit the sights and enjoy walks in the surrounding area.

Visit Hendaye with friends  

The IBAÏA hotel at the Spanish border is close to all the tourist attractions in the town and the surrounding area. Whether you prefer to laze by the pool, pamper yourself with thalassotherapy treatments at the spa, enjoy water sports on the beach or hike in the Basque mountains, Hendaye has everything you need to spend a fantastic holiday in the Basque Country with your friends.


Our current offers
Benefit from special offers and promotions all year round

Discover our special offers available all year round and enjoy a unique stay in the Basque Country at our hotel overlooking Hendaye marina.

How to get to the Ibaïa hotel

Parking By car

You can get to the IBAÏA hotel by car. Take the motorway:
– A63 towards Bayonne. Take exit 2 at Saint-Jean-de-Luz Sud then continue towards Hendaye via the cliffs.
– Drive along the Boulevard de la Mer. The Ibaïa hotel and Residence is in Avenue des Mimosas near the RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye centre. A secure covered car park is available (additional fee – booking recommended).

Train By train

The hotel is less than ten minutes from Hendaye station by car or taxi. It is three kilometres by bike or on foot.

AvionBy plane

You can land at Bayonne-Anglet-Biarritz International Airport (25 minutes from Hendaye by car via the A63 – exit 2 Saint-Jean-de-Luz Sud – Urrugne) or San Sebastian Airport in Hondarribia (10 minutes from Hendaye by car via the N.1 road)

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How many days do you need to visit Hendaye?

You will need several days to take full advantage of all the treasures of this seaside resort. Take the time to stroll along the long beach, visit the castle and impressive monuments in its historic centre and enjoy some thalassotherapy.

How much does a hotel room cost in Hendaye?

On average, allow around €120 for a night in a hotel with an “all-you-can-eat” breakfast buffet included. Allow at least twice that for a hotel with four or more stars.

Is the IBAÏA hotel family-friendly?

Its family suite, studios and one-bedroom apartments, and its outdoor pool offer optimum conditions for an unforgettable family holiday.

Is the hotel accessible to persons with reduced mobility?

The spa and RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye have access adapted to people with reduced mobility, with wide doors and specially equipped bathrooms. Some hotel rooms are also specially adapted.

Does the hotel have a restaurant?

During the day and in the evening the Balea restaurant and our lounge bar, welcome you every day.



For any hotel night reservation, benefit from an additional -25%* on our best available rate. Valid for a stay made and booked before July 19. *See conditions.

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