Camping Hendaye, au Pays basque > Hendaye family campsite > Ecological camping in the Basque Country

Nestled in Hendaye, the Pays Basque Ametza campsite welcomes you for a unique experience where nature and comfort meet. This natural campsite in the heart of the Basque country, close to one of the most beautiful beaches in the south of France, offers you an escape in a green and serene setting. Committed to an ecological approach, Ametza ecological campsite combines respect for the environment with quality of service, offering unforgettable vacations between the ocean and the mountains. Discover a place where every detail has been thought out for your well-being, while preserving the beauty and integrity of the surrounding nature.

Ecology, a priority at Camping Ametza

In the heart of the Basque Country, Camping Ametza in Hendaye stands out for its commitment to the environment. Adopting an eco-citizen approach, the campsite implements various initiatives to minimize its impact on the environment. This includes the use of LED bulbs, rainwater harvesting, and the careful selection of local flora to beautify the site.

We work with Bio-habitat (O’hara and IRM and Coco-sweet), a partner committed to the sustainable construction of bungalows, mobile homes and chalets.

These eco-designed mobile homes from sustainably managed forests are not only energy-efficient, but also fully recyclable.

Bio-habitat is recognized for its commitment to the environment, having been “iso 14001” certified since 2005. All for a tourism that respects nature.

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Our actions to protect the planet!

Our Ecological Charter:
Working together for the planet

The Ecological Charter of our campsite in the heart of the Basque Country underlines the importance of collective action to preserve our planet. This charter is a central pillar ofAmetza’s commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility.

At Camping Ametza, we encourage you to adopt eco-responsible behaviour:

  • Rigorous waste sort ing: Clear instructions are provided for waste sorting (cardboard, glass, plastic, paper) with dedicated bins at the campsite entrance.
  • Special waste management: Bulky waste and chemical products should be taken to the local waste disposal center.
  • Ecological cleaning products: The entire campsite is maintained using eco-responsible, nature-friendly products.
  • Soft mobility: We give priority to public transport and offer alternatives such as our free beach shuttle (in season), TXIK TXAK buses, the topo (local train), the Marie-Louise maritime shuttle, and bike hire to explore the surrounding area in an eco-friendly way.
  • Respect for the sound environment: We take care to limit noise pollution to preserve the peace and quiet of all.
  • Zéro Mégot” initiative: In partnership with MéGO, we collect and recycle cigarette butts.
  • Responsible water use: We encourage sparing use of water and ask you to report any leaks.
  • Respecting speed and nature: Speed limits must be respected and green spaces must be preserved.

Join us in our eco-responsible approach for vacations that respect and enhance our magnificent Basque environment.

Nature Camping Ametza
Don’t ask yourself any more questions – life is already complicated enough!

All the answers to your questions are here!

<>What accommodation is available at our nature campsite in the Basque country?

The accommodation on our nature campsite in the Basque country reflects the harmony between modern comfort and respect for nature. Here you’ll find a variety of accommodation options, from eco-designed bungalows to comfortable mobile homes, all set in lush natural surroundings.


Each accommodation is designed to offer an immersive experience in the Basque countryside, while ensuring minimal environmental impact. It’s the ideal place for those looking to relax in a natural environment, without sacrificing comfort and quality.


And for lovers of traditional camping, we also offer camping pitches for your tent, camper van or caravan.

<>Our swimming pool in our eco-friendly campsite

Our nature campsite in the Basque country, one of the most beautiful Michelin-starred campsites in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques, also offers the promise of relaxation and pleasure with its swimming pool. Nestled in a lush green setting, the ecological campsite’s aquatic area is ideal for cooling off, relaxing and enjoying the sunny days of the Basque Country.


In season, the pool is open from 10am to 8pm for unforgettable moments with family and friends. The 200 m² aquatic area features a large heated swimming pool, a paddling pool and a range of fun activities, including swimming lessons, for the enjoyment of young and old alike, for the duration of your stay.

<>An ideally located ecological campsite in the Basque Country

Our Pays Basque nature campsite in Hendaye is an ecological haven ideally placed for those seeking to immerse themselves in nature while remaining close to local attractions. Its location offers easy access to Hendaye’s Grande Plage, as well as to many of the region’s cultural and natural sites.


Close to the beach, you can visit the chapel of Sainte-Anne, with its elegant architecture, magnificent stained glass windows and white walls typical of Basque religious buildings. And don’t miss a visit to Château d’Abbadia. Facing the ocean, this château blends neo-Gothic and Oriental styles, and features a park with landscaped gardens.


Spend a day discovering Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Biarritz, Bayonne or the charming village of Bidart. What’s more, it’s the perfect place for those who want to combine the tranquility of an ecological campsite with the discovery of the riches of the Basque Country.

Don’t wait any longer and book your rental at our nature campsite in the Basque Country.

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