Clos Mirabel Manor

Pau-Jurançon, in the Heart of South-West France

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What to do near Clos Mirabel?

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Things to do all year round
The lit­tle town of Ju­rançon is 3 kms away from Clos Mira­bel. There are nu­mer­ous lo­cal bak­ers, butch­ers, a green­gro­cer, a su­per­mar­ket, week­ly mar­ket, chemists, 2 doc­tors’ surg­eries and a den­tist. There are 2 cafes and 1 res­tau­rant. Au­berge Labarthe, Rue Pierre Bi­dau, 64290 Bos­dar­ros, is a * Miche­lin res­tau­rant.

The much larg­er ci­ty of Pau is just a few min­utes drive, it is ide­al for shop­ping, eat­ing out and vis­it­ing his­toric sites.

Cour­tesy © touris­me­pau

Fam­i­ly Favou­rites
Go on a Train ride through the Pyrénées or Vist the lo­cal caves at Béthér­ram which in­cludes a boat trip and train ride! . In Pau you can have fun at the lo­cal Olympic sized pool with in­door and out­door fa­cil­i­ties. If you are look­ing for a fam­i­ly ad­ven­ture why not try Tree top climb­ing and rope slides – suit­able for all ages. There is lots of fun to be had at lake Bau­dreix in­clud­ing Wa­ter ski­ing, wa­ter slides and beach.

Wine Tast­ing and Vis­its to Vine­yards
Ju­rançon is a cele­brat­ed wine pro­duc­ing re­gion spe­cial­is­ing in dry and sweet white wine. Clos Mira­bel is per­fect­ly lo­cat­ed for vis­its to lo­cal vine­yards and wine tast­ing. Lo­cal places to vis­it in­clude :

cavede­ju­ran­con.com
do­mainede­s­ouch.com
ju­ran­con-lapeyre.fr

Cy­cling
Cy­clists are wel­come at Clos Mira­bel. We are able to pro­vide se­cure park­ing for bikes and a main­te­nance work­shop.
To hire a bike lo­cal­ly
For a guide to cy­cle routes from pro­fes­sio­n­al to fair weather cy­clists

Wa­ter Sports
If you are look­ing for ad­ven­ture then Raft­ing and Cany­on­ing are fun and chal­leng­ing ac­tiv­i­ties for in­di­vi­d­u­als and fam­i­lies.
evasieau.fr
ex­pe­ri­ence-cany­on.com
Kayak­ing –
Stade d’Eaux Vives Pau Pyrénées

Spa and Re­lax­a­tion
If you are look­ing to be pam­pered we re­c­om­mend caliceo.com

Day Trips
Pop­u­lar day trips in­clude:
Lour­des
Biar­ritz
St-Jean-de-Luz
Bil­bao – Musée Gug­gen­heim
San Se­bas­tian (Spain)
Pam­pelune (Spain)

Win­ter Breaks
From Clos Mira­bel you can eas­i­ly take the lo­cal coach or drive to the moun­tains and en­joy a day in the snow, down­hill or cross coun­try ski­ing or sim­p­ly go up in the ski lift and play in the snow. We are lo­cat­ed 1 hour from Gourette our near­est ski sta­tion.

Ski­ing: Down­hill and Cross Coun­try, Snow­shoe­ing
Gourette
Ar­touste
La Pierre-St-Martin
Ski de fond
Ra­quette

Golf
Pau Golf Club 1856, 10 min. from Clos Mira­bel
Pau Ar­tiguelouve Golf Club, 10 min. from Clos Mira­bel
Lour­des Golf Club
At­lan­tic coast, 11 golf cours­es 1 hour away from Clos Mira­bel

Moun­tain Walks – Moun­tai­neer­ing and Hik­ing
Pyrénées Na­tio­n­al Parc of­fi­cial site
Balades dans les Pyrénées
Balades en Val­lée d’Os­sau
Cie des Guides des Pyrénées
Philippe Padel­li’s Blog

Horse Rid­ing
Cen­tre équestre du Béarn
Cen­tre équestre Colé­daa
Cen­tre équestre Che­val Dé­tente des Berges du Gave

Ten­nis
Les Bruyères
Bil­lère Ten­nis Club, rue Golf, 64140 Bil­lère tel.:+33 (0)559.621.428 ;
Ten­nis de la Val­lée (Les) 36 rue Ma­gendie, 64110 Ge­los
tel.: +33 (0)559.065.386 ;
Ten­nis Club Ju­rançon­nais, av­enue G. Guyne­mer, 64110 Ju­rançon tél. : +33 (0)559.063.150.

Fish­ing
Guide de pêche pyrénées
Éva­sion pêche

Hot Air Bal­loon Trip from Clos Mira­bel
Sud Ouest Mont­gol­fière

An­nu­al Events
Le Tour de France
Grand Prix Au­to­mo­bile de Pau
Grand Prix Au­to­mo­bile His­torique de Pau
Con­cours Com­plet In­ter­na­tio­n­al ****
Hip­po­drome de Pau: Stee­plechase and Meet­ings

Lo­cal Tourism Web­sites
De­part­men­t64 Tourist Of­fice
Pau Pyre­nees Tourism
Pau air­port
Pau tourist in­for­ma­tion
Pyrénées On­line
Hip­po­drome de Pau
Casi­no de Pau