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Les Volets Bleus, 5 guest rooms with traditional charm in the Basque Country

Les Volets Bleus, 5 guest rooms with traditional charm in the Basque Country

The editorial staff of Téva Déco takes you to the Basque Country to visit the guest house "Les Volets Bleus", located in the small village of Arcangues, near Spain, Biarritz and its beaches. The owner, Marie de Lapasse, opens the doors of her beautiful home to us, which revives the charm of the past. Guided tour…

An exceptional site


Les Volets Bleus For two years, Marie de Lapasse chine and unearth many authentic and period materials and finally begins the work of the house.

The house is recent but reunited with old building materials


Les Volets Bleus The house is in Labourdine style, typical of the Basque region and displays a great look with its recovered half-timbering and its parallelepiped shape. Its shutters and half-timbering are painted blue, a peculiarity authorized only in this village, while the region is rather used to red.

Authentic materials even inside


Les Volets Bleus The walls were made with plasters or whitewashes for a natural, soft and warm look.

5 guest rooms


Les Volets Bleus 3 bedrooms and 2 junior suites are available and meet the names suggestive of garden products: lemon balm, verbena, chilli, almond and linden. ** Rates **, count between 113 euros and 197 euros per night depending on the season and the room

The Verbena room


Les Volets Bleus The bedroom is located south on the first floor of the house. The floor is made of reclaimed terracotta and the walls are whitewashed in earthy tones. The decoration is charming, like the house! ** Price **: from 123 euros

The bathroom of the Verbena room


Les Volets Bleus The shower room adjoining the bedroom has a gray and beige atmosphere, always with the same sense of detail given to the materials. ** Price **: from 123 euros

The Mélisse room


Les Volets Bleus The Mélisse room is spacious. Marie brought her personal and refined touch so that everyone can find their privacy. Soft colors, weathered walls, vintage objects create a relaxing atmosphere. Price: from 133 euros

A gourmet breakfast


Les Volets Bleus Breakfast is served at the table d'hôtes, in the lounge or on sunny days on the terrace facing the rising sun. It consists exclusively of fresh products. Jams, cakes, yogurts are homemade and the pastries come from the bakery.

The decoration bonus


Les Volets Bleus A cabin is also available to spend your peaceful nights in a very natural atmosphere. It has all the amenities of a comfortable guest room: double bed, wooden bathtub, and there is even a kitchenette… ** Price **: from 158 euros