A motorbike at the "plateau du benou", very near to Fontaines d’Escot
A Harley Davidson club from Danmark at Fontaines d’Escot!
The "col dAubisque" and its panoramic views on the Pyrenees
The "col du Tourmalet" attracts motorbikers and cyclists from all around the world!
The Pyrenees are full of small villages full of character
Motorbikers ready to tackle the cols of the Pyrenees!

Great motorbike rides in the Pyrenees!

What are the Pyrenees like?

The Pyrenees are a motorbike paradise!

World famous cols, mind blowing panoramic views, small villages full of character, lush and green landscapes...

The Pyrenees are very pleasant to explore on a motorbike, even more since the roads are wide and in a good state.

Our location

Our B&B Fontaines d’Escot is located in the Aspe valley, 200 meters away from the national road RN134.

From there you easily reach the mythical cols of the Pyrenees, both east and west.

To sum up Fontaines d’Escot is:
  • A perfect basecamp to discover the Pyrenees
  • An ideal stopover on your way to Spain

Included at Fontaines d’Escot !

  • In close proximity to the world famous col de Marie-Blanque and to the beautiful col de Lourdios Ichere
  • Near the legendary cols of the Pyrenees: : Aubisque, Tourmalet, Somport, Pierre Saint Martin...
  • Only 40 minutes away from Spain, 1 hour from the Atlantic ocean
  • Safe inside storage
  • Tools available at request
  • Maps available
  • Large and free car park
  • Possibility to leave a car or a trailer while you go on a longer trip with your motorbike

Cheaper prices!

Are you coming to the Pyrenees on your motorbike?

Here at Fontaines d’Escot you can choose to stay either in our B&B Suites (half board formula available) or in our self catering gites.

We offer a 5% discount for all guests coming on a motorbike!

When booking or simply checking our prices please remember to tick "Motorbike" under the "Special offers" tab to get your 5% discount!

Mythical cols of the Pyrenees

Nearest Cols to Fontaines d’Escot great for cycling or touring on motorbike!
Pass Altitude
(m)
Distance
from Château
Travelling
Time (mins)
Directions
from Château
(km) (miles)
Col d’Ichère
(via Sarrance)
674 9.0 5.6 22 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col d’Ichère Itinerary
Col de Marie-Blanque
(via Escot)
1,035 15.8 9.8 45 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col de Marie-Blanque Itinerary
Col de Lie
(via Lourdios-Ichère)
601 16.0 9.9 38 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col de Lie Itinerary
Col de Houratate
(via Osse-en-Aspe)
1,009 16.4 10.2 36 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col de Houratate Itinerary
Col de Bouezou
(via Osse-en-Aspe)
1,009 17.9 11.1 40 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col de Bouezou Itinerary
L’Aberouat Refuge
(via Lescun)
1,442 24.7 15.3 60 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to L’Aberouat Refuge Itinerary
Col de Labays
(via Osse-en-Aspe)
1,354 27.7 17.2 62 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col de Labays Itinerary
Col de Loucroup
(via Asasp)
504 29.6 18.4 64 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col de Loucroup Itinerary
Col de Soudet
(via Osse-en-Aspe)
1,540 31.5 19.6 68 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col de Soudet Itinerary
Col de Castet
(via Asasp)
868 34.3 21.3 86 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col de Castet Itinerary
Col du Somport 1,632 38.4 23.8 76 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col du Somport Itinerary
Col de la Hourcere
(via Lanne en Barétous)
1,445 38.8 24.1 82 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col de la Hourcere Itinerary
Col Pierre Saint-Martin
(via Lees)
1,760 39.4 24.5 84 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col Pierre Saint-Martin Itinerary
Col d’Aubisque
(via Asasp)
1,709 54.7 34.0 122 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col d’Aubisque Itinerary
Col du Soulor
(via Asasp)
1,474 64.5 40.1 138 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col du Soulor Itinerary
Col de Pourtalet
(via Asasp)
1,805 68.2 42.4 140 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Col de Pourtalet Itinerary
Puerto de Argibiela
(Zuriza - Spain)
1,290 74.3 46.2 162 Directions from Fontaines d’Escot to Puerto de Argibiela Itinerary
A group of motorbikers at motorbike friendly Fontaines d’Escot
A group of motorbikers at motorbike friendly Fontaines d’Escot