Listed below are some of the attractions and activities present close to the site.
Riding stables are in the area catering to all levels.
Sailing and windsurfing are available at Mielan lake. Marciac Lake offers motorised sports including water skiing. Fishing (with permit) is also possible in the local area. Lupiac, Mielan and Aigan lakes have beaches with areas designated for swimming with supervision.
There are several good golf courses in the area including Pau, the oldest course in Europe. There is an 18 hole course at nearby Chateau de Pallanne, which includes clubs for rent, bar and restaurant.
There are many lovely walks around the area , including the Pyrenees. a delight to bird spotters and naturalists alike.
A major country music festival is held in nearby mirande in mid- July. The largest jazz festival in France is held in Marciac in the first two weeks of August
There are many good restaurants offering local cooking within easy reach of the Chateau.