Close to nature
We advise you to discover the aquarium of the oceanographic observatory. You will discover more than 200 species of plants, marine invertebrates and fish. Continue your exploration of the region at Bioversarium. This building includes a scientific aquarium and a Mediterranean garden.
The Maillol museum
Aristide Maillol has taken up residence in Banyuls-sur-Mer. His home has been transformed into a museum open to the public. In this museum, you will find his tomb adorned with the statue "The Mediterranean", ceramics, bronzes and paintings. Several works by the artist are exhibited in the city: “Monument to the pacifist dead” and “Reclining young girl”.
The little train of Banyuls-sur-Mer
To discover the town and the surrounding vineyards, we invite you to take the tourist train from Banyuls sur Mer. During this little walk, you will discover: the old vines, the Chapelle de la Salette, a panoramic view of the bay, the cellar Underground, the Great Cave of Templar Lands, etc.
The town of Collioure
A few kilometers from our quiet hotel in Banyuls sur Mer, discover the town of Collioure. Visit the bay of Collioure to learn more about the history of the city's heritage. Visit the city's must-sees: the Notre-Dame-des-Anges church, the Saint-Vincent chapel and its pier, the royal castle and the city's port.
Many amusement parks are located in the vicinity of our hotel with sea view in Banyuls sur Mer. We recommend “Cataland Park” with its bouncy castles and trampolines, “Argelès Aventure” offering tree climbing courses, “Aqualand "Is a thrilling water park and a" minigolf "by the sea.
To relax and recharge your batteries during your stays at Solhôtel, treat yourself to à la carte treatments or a full Thalasso session for half a day, at Thalacap Catalogne. A unique opportunity to give yourself a real break during your stopovers.
The town of Banyuls-sur-Mer is less than 30 minutes from the Spanish border. During your holidays at Solhôtel, go for a day or a half-day in Spain. Let yourself be charmed by the beauty of this country! Don't miss the Spanish markets in Port-Bou, Figueras, Girona and Rosas.
The region's markets
Every Thursday and Sunday morning, discover the products of the region in Banyuls-sur-Mer. In July and August, a craft market is held every evening on the seafront, a market of local products on Friday and a flea market every Friday morning.