Destination guide

The culturally rich area of Gijon awaits your stay

Come and experience Gijon and its monuments, museums and culture. Renowned for its beaches, parks and aquarium, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Gijon

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Gijon has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Talasoponiente (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Aquarium of Gijon (0.6 mi / 1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Gijon

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 72°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Gijon

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gijon is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cerro Santa Catalina Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Playa de Poniente (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • San Lorenzo Beach (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Los Pericones Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Isabel la Católica Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Rinconin Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Gijon

The nearest airport is in Oviedo (OVD-Asturias), located 18.5 mi (29.8 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Gijón Station.

Where to stay around Gijón?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 341 holiday lettings near Gijón. From 47 Houses to 159 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 Gijón is on HomeAway.

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

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 Gijón:

  • Periurbano - Rural: 58 holiday homes
  • Distrito Rural Este: 47 holiday homes
  • Distrito Oeste: 32 holiday homes
  • Somió: 36 holiday homes
  • Gijon-Sur: 39 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 Gijón?

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

  • San Lorenzo Beach: 396 holiday lettings
  • Isabel la Católica Park: 415 holiday lettings
  • Plaza de Jovellanos: 397 holiday lettings
  • Aquarium of Gijon: 398 holiday lettings
  • Campo Valdes Roman Baths: 398 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 47 Houses in Gijón. Our other popular types of Gijón holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 159 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 119 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 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 Gijón?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 32 holiday homes with pool available in Gijón. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.