Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Albaicín

Come and experience Albaicín and its history, cathedral and monuments. Travelers like the museums, cafés and bars in this walkable and welcoming city. Mirador de San Nicolas and Plaza Nueva are just a couple of the must-sees. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Albaicín

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Albaicín a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fun Park Serrallo Plaza (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Aquaola (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Granada Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Sierra Nevada Ski Resort (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Albaicín

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Albaicín is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mirador de San Nicolas (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Generalife (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Triunfo Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Plaza de la Trinidad (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • La Silla Del Moro Viewpoint (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Carmen de los Martires Gardens (0.6 mi / 1 km)

How to get to and around Albaicín

Fly into Granada (GRX-Federico Garcia Lorca), the closest airport, located 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Albaicín?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 580 holiday lettings near Albaicín. From 88 Houses to 471 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Albaicín is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Albaicín?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Albaicín:

  • Plaza Toros - Doctores San Lázaro: 185 holiday homes
  • Ronda: 423 holiday homes
  • Norte: 86 holiday homes
  • Camino de Ronda: 409 holiday homes
  • Central District: 620 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Albaicín?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Albaicín. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mezquita Mayor of Granada: 1,183 holiday lettings
  • Paseo de los Tristes: 1,204 holiday lettings
  • Sacromonte Abbey: 1,195 holiday lettings
  • Plaza Larga: 1,143 holiday lettings
  • Nuestro Salvador Church: 1,168 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Albaicín listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Albaicín?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 88 Houses in Albaicín. Our other popular types of Albaicín holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 471 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 448 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Albaicín?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 33 holiday homes with pool available in Albaicín. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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