Leaving Oloron Saint Marie for the countryside on the GR 653
Most of the walk is on well maintained paths
There are 22 km between Oloron and Fontaines d’Escot
The Pyrenees start appearing in Asasp
View on the village of Lurbe Saint Christau before entering the Aspe valley
You have reached your destination! Welcome to Fontaines d’Escot!

Pilgrim accommodation in Sarrance, Aspe valley

Fontaines d’Escot, monastery for several centuries, is now a family run B&B!


Fontaines d’Escot is located between the villages of Escot and Sarrance, in the Aspe valley, about 20 kilometers south of Oloron Sainte Marie.

Fontaines d’Escot is only 20 meters away from the Arles way!


  • Leave the village of Escot
  • Walk towards Sarrance for 500 meters
  • Turn left at our sign
  • Cross the bridge
  • That’s it, you have arrived!


We offer 5 B&B Suites with lounge area, ensuite bathrooms, breakfast included and free wifi.

We serve evening meals on reservation. Please book the day before your arrival or best when booking your B&B Suite.

You may choose to stay in our B&B Suite La Pèlerine as it has been dedicated to Saint James Way!

We also welcome groups of pilgrims travelling together (15 people maximum).

Special discount!

All pilgrims get a 10% discount on the price of their B&B Suite!

Please note that we might ask to see your credencial to confirm that you are a pilgrim.

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If you want to check our prices and book online please remember to tick "Pilgrim" under the "Special offers" tab to get your 10% discount!

Great view of Sarrance in the Aspe valley from the Arles route
Great view of Sarrance in the Aspe valley from the Arles route