Enjoy a haven of peace overlooking the ocean
your thalasso stay
at the Ibaïa hotel

Rediscover the gentle pleasures of life with our range of treatments specially designed for you…

Time for yourself
Book a hotel and thalasso stay in Hendaye

Make the most of your holiday in Hendaye: book a room or apartment overlooking the marina and pamper yourself with the treatments on offer the thalassotherapy centre.

Stroll the 250 metres along the Boulevard de la Mer from the Ibaïa hotel and discover our marine spa, fitness centre and beauty spa at the RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye. Make your stay in the Basque Country really special by combining wellness and discovery.



The IBAÏA hotel is ideally situated in Hendaye overlooking the marina and just a stone’s throw from the beautiful beach.

Book one of our rooms or apartments for an à-la-carte thalasso stay with your partner, family or friends.

Our comfortable, friendly hotel offers you the very best conditions to recharge your batteries and relax, enjoying the moment around our outdoor pool.

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Our treatments, your wellbeing

Walk to the RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye marine spa

The RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye centre is only a few minutes’ walk from the Ibaïa hotel. Just 250 metres away along the Boulevard de la Mer, all the staff will be delighted to welcome you and present all our ranges of treatment.

DDiscover the massages and treatments available

Our selection of treatments has been developed by specialists and organised in wellness themes to meet the different needs and wishes of all. Discover the list of our therapies and select the package that best corresponds to you from among all those available:

  • fitness,
  • massages and relaxation,
  • beauty,
  • slimming,
  • health.

Don’t hesitate to consult our team of experts before making your choice.

Discover the RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye spa

Our marine spa is a real sanctuary in the delicate colours of the ocean mingled with sea spray. The view over the ocean and Hendaye beach within walking distance create a relaxing, soothing atmosphere. Let yourself be inspired by the sound of the waves…

Would you like to book face and body treatments? Our beauty spa promises you a very special cosy, intimate space. Ideal to recharge your batteries and pamper yourself… Let yourself simply enjoy all the little attentions we reserve for you, the pleasurable sensations our treatments offer and the magic of the setting. We will take care of the rest.

Recharge your batteries with a complete course of thalassotherapy

Fitness programmes

Say goodbye to physical and mental fatigue while revitalising your body thanks to a stimulating, invigorating comprehensive course of thalassotherapy treatment, with water circuits, mud and seaweed baths, water jets, hydromassage baths and aquagym sessions.

Massage and relaxation programmes

Massage and relaxation breaks are a special time to reconnect with yourself through massages, world rituals and seawater treatment: massages, seawater showers, polysensory baths and more. An ideal first experience to discover the benefits of thalassotherapy.

Beauty programme

Pamper your body from your hair right down to the tips of your toes with a beauty break. Treatments based on purified seawater and seaweed-enriched sea mud. Baths, showers, lymphatic drainage, exfoliation and more. Discover all our treatments adapted to your skin to feel good about yourself.

Find all of our treatments on our treatment menu.

How much does a thalasso stay with hotel cost in Hendaye?

The cost of a stay varies according to the package you choose. It all depends on the number of days and the treatments you wish to enjoy each day. Don’t hesitate to ask for advice before booking, stating your wishes, your needs and your budget. You will be guided to the most suitable treatments and package for you.

Discover the town and the Basque Country during your stay at the RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye

Discover Hendaye

The seaside resort and port of Hendaye in the heart of the Basque Country, just across the border from Spain, has a rich architectural heritage to discover and a wide range of leisure activities, ideal for a break from your usual routine to recharge your batteries. Its restaurants and thalasso centre make it ideal to holiday with your partner, family or friends.

Discover the Basque Country

The Basque Country, the strength of its culture and identity and all of its rich nature make it a favourite destination for anyone who loves regions with character. Caressed by the waves along its coast, this region also boasts a wealth of picturesque villages nestled in the mountains and valleys. Surfers, hikers and all holidaymakers looking for something new will find a multitude of exceptional natural and tourist sites.

Restaurants near the hotel and the RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye

Just a few steps from the IBAÏA hotel and the thalasso centre lies our restaurant the Balea. Discover Basque gastronomy and its Spanish influences through our chef’s refined, convivial cuisine making full use of seasonal produce. If you prefer the Spanish way of life and enjoy tapas and planchas with regional produce, visit the Balea restaurant. You will enjoy the authentic specialities created by the chef, Alexandre Grosset, and the typical decoration of the restaurant.


Activities for everyone two steps from the hotel

You will find a whole range of activities for everyone just a stone’s throw from the Ibaïa hotel:

  • Surfing and other water sports;
  • Hiking…

…and to relax after your exertions, the Hendaye casino!


Can children go to the RELAIS THALASSO Hendaye?

There is no minimum age for children. ( Small children are entirely under the responsability of an accompanying adult).

What hygiene measures are in place with regard to COVID-19?

The treatment booths are disinfected after each customer, disinfectant hand gel is available and a shower using soap is compulsory before each treatment. The hygiene protocols are strengthened and comply with all the standards currently in force. The establishment holds the SafeGuard label.

What administrative procedures are necessary to go to the thalasso centre?

Take your valid national identity card or passport with you to enter the thalassotherapy centre. The medical check-up is included in the price of 6-day stays and is subject to an additional fee for shorter stays. No check-up is necessary for less than 4 days of treatment.

What do I need to bring for my thalassotherapy?

Dressing gowns, flip-flops and towels are provided for customers. You just need to bring your swimsuit, a swimming cap and sportswear.