Faqs Irati Barnean

Lodging in the Irati Forest

In the booking section, entering the desired dates in the calendar. Our calendar is always updated.

Prices depend on the type of igloo and the season. You can check availability and prices directly on our website. The calendar is always up to date.

Yes, children from 2 years old count as a «place» and therefore the extra bed must be paid for. In the case of children under two years of age, it is not necessary to add them to the reservation and it will be understood that they do not need a bed and that they sleep in the double bed or in a crib brought by the adults.

Yes, but please note that the extra beds are small (70 cm). If you are going to be 4 adults, please indicate it in the comments when making the reservation.

  • If the reservation is cancelled before 20 days prior to the date of arrival, Irati Barnean will refund the client 80% of his reservation.
  • If the reservation is cancelled before 10 days prior to the date of arrival, Irati Barnean will refund the client 50% of his reservation.
  • If the client calls more than 15 days prior to arrival, he/she will have the possibility to change the day of the reservation.
  • Due to weather, technical or major causes, the establishment reserves the right to cancel any reservation and may choose to relocate the reservation at a later date once the impediment is over or cancel it. In case of cancellation, the full amount of the reservation will be refunded.

If your stay is longer than one night, between 11am and 1pm and if you do not tell us otherwise, we will enter your room to remove what you may have used and replenish clean kitchenware and breakfast and/or dinner.
Except for special needs and in order to reduce the amount of water and energy needed for the cleaning of textiles and thus the preservation of the environment, the change of sheets and towels will be done from the third night and upon confirmation by the visitors. We kindly ask you to take care of your sheets and towels and help us to reduce the environmental impact of our activity.



Check-in is from 4 pm and check-out is until 11 am. Earlier check in and later check out is possible upon request, subject to availability and assuming a surcharge. Early check in, check in at 14:00 – 35 euros / Late check out, check out at 13:00 – 35 euros.

Only in our independent igloos and maximum two animals per stay. When making the reservation you must take into account that it is made in the room that indicates «pets welcome», if it does not appear in the options on the dates chosen is that it is already occupied by other people. Before finalizing the reservation you must add the extra «pets welcome» (10 euros).
Pets are not allowed in the igloo rooms. In this way we avoid possible disturbances to the room located in the same building.
It must be taken into account that in many occasions within our facilities there are livestock in freedom, so it will be the responsibility of the owner the behavior of the animal.
In order to guarantee everyone’s rest we ask the owners to be responsible and we appreciate that within our facilities the animals are tied and controlled.

Yes, we work with renewable energies, so we ask for responsibility from our visitors, making a responsible use of the facilities, electricity and water so that together we can be more efficient and demonstrate that responsible tourism is possible.

No, the light supplied in the igloos is necessary for the proper functioning of the lighting, appliances, the boiler and the charging of cell phones or tablets. We advise against plugging in electrical appliances with high consumption (hair dryers and hair straighteners, electric shavers…) as this could leave the rest of the complex without power.

All our igloos have a private bathroom.

The igloos are equipped with a boiler that supplies hot water and heating (radiators). Yes, we have air conditioning that works only with solar energy.

We do not have wifi. Coverage depends on the contracted company and the mobile device, but it is usually quite limited.


You can purchase a gift voucher in superior igloo + tasting pack of local products in high season: Available for sale on our website in the section of Irati gift (read the conditions there). Redeemable through the website.

To confirm the reservation, 100% of the reservation must be paid. Payment is made through the payment gateway of our website. You can also pay by Bizum but you must have previously activated the payment key for electronic commerce. If you have not done so, go to settings and select key management.

The last two km of access are through an unpaved gravel track. Sometimes (due to rains etc.) the track may be in worse conditions, but any slow car can go up.

Before your arrival we recommend you to stop at the tourist office of the valley which is located in the village of Aribe, inside a granary in front of the Carrefour Express. You can also visit the website https://valledeaezkoa.com/ There is also an information point (in high season) in the parking lot of Arrazola, the gateway to the Irati Forest.

You will receive an email with a link to check in online. You must enter the data of all the people who will occupy the igloo. After the online check in you will receive the code to access the room.

All our reservations include a small breakfast that is prepared in the igloo for the next day. Dinner is a separate extra that can be purchased at the time of booking or later through a reminder email that you will receive a few days before arrival. For organizational and management reasons it is necessary to request dinner at least 3 days in advance.

Breakfast consists of: Whole milk (pasteurised), organic orange juice, bread or toast, pastries, butter, jam…All rooms have a coffee machine with coffee capsules, you will also find a decaffeinated coffee capsule and colacao.

Yes, please let us know when you make your reservation in the comments section so that we can take it into account.

Upon request, we can work on vegan and vegetarian menus. If you are interested, please leave us a comment in the comments section when making the reservation. We will contact you to make you a proposal.

In the lunch and dinner section of our website you can see the menu options. All the products we offer, by regulation, must be packaged. This is a tasting of packaged local gourmet products.

They do not have a kitchen, but are equipped with a coffee maker, a microwave and a small minibar refrigerator. You will also find plates, glasses, cups, cutlery…

The nearest bars/restaurants are in the villages Orbaizeta and Orabara. You will need a car to get to both. The nearest supermarket is in Aribe.