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Ostape

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Pays Basque | Rue De Chateaux, 64780 Bidarray, France
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Bidarray
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glos
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Had a lovely restful peaceful break. The room we had was stunning, the views were amazing, in fact I cant fault the accommodation at all. It was 5 star perfect. I loved the golf buggy thing they have going on and found it really good fun getting to the various places in the grounds and didn't even crash once !... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

We, aged 30, stayed at this awesome place for three nights. The hotel is outstanding, the food superb but unfortunaty with little choice and the menu incl starter didn't change in four days. The area around the swimming pool needs some update but the rest is clean and in good conditions. If you like a very quiet place, this is... More

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47 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

This was a chance visit. I didn't know the hotel, and didn't hear about it. I was just looking for a quiet place for a small 3 day retreat. To be away for just a couple days. Well i was mighty impressed by he site and the accommodation. Of course being part of the Small Luxury Hotel family is not... More

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Kortrijk, Belgium
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66 reviews 66 reviews
19 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

We stayed in Auberge Ostape in June 2013 for 4 nights, with our 3 kids and my parents in law. The hotel composes of a few different houses in regional style that are connected by small roads winding through the hilly countryside and a forest. You have to leave your car at the entrance and move around in electric carts:... More

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14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

Stayed here in May 2012 and again in May 2013 with our large dog; booked directly by e-mail for both stays; arrived by car both times; in 2012, stayed two nights (enjoyed one dinner and two breakfasts); in 2013, stayed one night. Parking is at the bottom of the property and two minutes by electric buggy from the rooms/restaurant -... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

The attractive, although isolated location, does not alter the fact that you cannot take your car (and you definitely need a car) anywhere near your room, the reception, dining room or swimming pool, but are forced to leave it in a tiny and wholly inadequate car park with insufficient spaces for the cars. From this tightly packed car park you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

When was the last time you heard total silence? This magical spot on a green mountain top will remind you of lifes true pleasures. If you are looking to get away from it all, this is the spot. Suites are beautiful, food is excellent and service discreet. We loved buzzing around the site in our golf cart. Plan on eating... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

Ostape deserves all the raving reviews it can get, and I feel sorry that I got to write this only three months after our wonderful stay in Ostape in July 2012. Many things have been written about the location and the magical views and the tranquility of the place, I will not repeat those, they are all true. I remember... More

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London, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

After arriving at Ostape, we are given our golf buggy, our new mode of transport for getting from our "room" to the main house for breakfast and dinner. Our room is more of a mini house, with sitting room, hallway, large bedroom and bathroom and our own terrace. The room was lovely and the only fault being the dodgy electricity... More

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72 hotel reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2011

Our junior suite was lovely and extremely spacious with two floors. It had a bath and hand held shower. The grounds of the hotel were beautiful. The room rate matched similar tariffs for our stay in Spain/France so it was good value in this category. Breakfast at 22 Euros is a good deal more expensive than other similar hotels. There... More

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Additional Information about Ostape

Also Known As:
Ostape Hotel Bidarray
Address: Pays Basque | Rue De Chateaux, 64780 Bidarray, France
Location: France > Aquitaine > Pyrenees-Atlantiques > Basque Country > Bidarray
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Bidarray
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Ostape 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Between sky, land and sea, beyond purple rocky mountains, and undulating green hills scattered with white sheeps, five tile roofs on an estate. A fairyland shrouded with true stories…Ostape which means in the shade of oak leaves, harmoniously mixes tradition and modernity: the spirit of a country house with the comfort and the facilities of a 5-star hotel.The 17th century main house and the stud farm which formerly formed the property, have been conserved, renovated, and completed with four other holiday houses respecting the Basque traditional architecture. ... more   less 
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