Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Tarifa getaway

The area's churches and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Tarifa. Renowned for its kitesurfing, windsurfing and cafés, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Tarifa

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Tarifa has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bahia Park Algeciras (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Maria Cristina Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Mediterranean Maritime Park (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Zoo de Castellar (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
  • Alcaidesa Links Golf Resort (22.4 mi / 36.1 km)
  • Montenmedio Golf and Country Club (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Tarifa

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Tarifa. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cape Trafalgar (26.6 mi / 42.9 km)
  • Punta Tarifa (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Ensenada de los Lances de Tarifa (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Playa de los Lances (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Mirador del Estrecho (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Playa Valdevaqueros (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Tarifa

Fly into Gibraltar (GIB), the closest airport, located 17.2 mi (27.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Tangier (TNG-Ibn Batouta), which is 26.4 mi (42.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Tarifa?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 775 holiday lettings near Tarifa. From 148 Houses to 68 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Tarifa for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Tarifa:

  • Bni Makada: 37 holiday homes
  • Los Franceses-la Vega: 31 holiday homes
  • Malabata: 31 holiday homes
  • Tanja Balia: 22 holiday homes
  • Conil de la Frontera City Centre: 544 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 Tarifa?

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

  • Playa Valdevaqueros: 745 holiday lettings
  • Bolonia Beach: 1,120 holiday lettings
  • St. Matthew's Church: 678 holiday lettings
  • Castle de Guzman El Bueno: 676 holiday lettings
  • Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia: 1,177 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tarifa 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 Tarifa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 148 Houses in Tarifa. Our other popular types of Tarifa holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 68 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 460 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 54 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tarifa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 432 holiday homes with pool available in Tarifa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.