Set in the idyllic Basque countryside, between the Pyrenees mountains and the Atlantic coastline in a beautiful French village called Sare, Maison Granada will provide the perfect backdrop to your own personal wedding festival.
Only a 30 minute drive from the iconic French seaside town of Biarritz (with regular flights from UK airports during the summer months), Maison Granada is a beautifully restored basque farmhouse set on 5 acres of grounds for you and your guests to enjoy a wonderful wedding festival weekend!
I Do's ceremony, wedding reception & Sunday brunch at one location!
In true festival spirit, Maison Granada is a one-stop location for your wedding festival needs! Drop your bags into the farmhouse on Friday and settle in for the weekend. Why not organise some Friday arrival activities such as a bouquet making party or a pamper session for the bridesmaids? The groom and friends could surf or play golf! Or get everyone together for a welcome dinner at the trendy Le C restaurant at sunset!
The grounds of Maison Granada boast a large field to host the reception tent for Saturdays big event, as well as gardens for the Sunday brunch, not to mention a hidden swimming pool for your guests to dip in to! You can make the most of the whole beautiful farm property over the course of the weekend.
say I do under a willow tree
The property has several location options for the setup of your I Do's ceremony, ranging from under the shade of the willow tree or in the field under the sun! Whatever your vision, we can bring this to life.
Imagine this field with a wedding
Once you step outside of the main house, you are immediately presented with beautiful mountain views of iconic La Rhune and out onto your own private festival below! The large field pictured above is where we will position your wedding tent, chillout areas & dancefloor! F&F will design and style the tent for you, checkout our themes to give you some inspo!
Welcome cocktails & canapes
The beauty of Maison Granada, is the ease with which you can move the guests around during each section of the wedding festivities. Welcome drinks by the house, I Do's under the trees and an outdoor party in the field!
Eat outside under a star Filled Sky!
If you have been stalking Pinterest since your engagement, you will no doubt have seen all the amazing garden reception inspo out there! The summer nights in Sare can be beautiful, so if the forecast is looking good- why not set the reception up outside and dine by festoon lighting?
A real festival weekend with your favourite people
FOOD & WINE
You and your guests are travelling to France for a weekend of a lifetime! With that, comes a food and wine experience that you couldn't get at home. The Basque people have their own traditions that separate their culinary experience from traditional French cuisine. We bring to you a menu that is a fusion of both cultures with fresh ingredients, locally sourced produce and the finest Basque specialities.
Rustic Glamping option for saturday
As our weddings are festival style, we can organise bell tent glamping accommodation for your selected guests. We can arrange this for you based on your guests needs, with queen, singles and children beds available.
Why not opt for a traditional Basque méchoui? Your choice of meat & fish cooked over specially set up wood burners for your guests to watch and enjoy. Combine this feast with brightly coloured seasonal veggie and salad bowls, then finishing off with the very traditional gateaux Basque cakes and a French cheese table - your wedding feast will be one to remember!
Keep the party going until the early
Sound regulations in Sare allow for music until 3am so the party can continue into the night! Wanting an outside dance-floor? Done! Want to have some outdoor chillout areas for your guests? We can supply and style all of this for you.
The house is spacious with 8 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms which is a perfect set up for the bridal party! Set on expansive grounds , not only does the property have lovely gardens and views but there is also a secluded swimming pool for a refreshing dip or a post wedding pool party.
If you're looking for a wedding venue in the French countryside, with views, room to relax and party with your loved ones, then Maison Granada is the one for you!