Destination guide

Artsy Salamanca will entice you

Take a vacation to Salamanca and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and architecture. This city's cafés, shopping and theaters draw many visitors. Prado Museum and Plaza Mayor are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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

Activities and attractions in and around Salamanca

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Salamanca a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Madrid Zoo Aquarium (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Parque Warner Madrid (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Centro Deportivo Municipal la Elipa (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Royal Observatory of Madrid (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Green Canal Golf (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Karting Carlos Sainz Center (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Salamanca

Whether you're looking for fun 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 Salamanca. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • El Retiro Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Fuente del Berro Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Royal Botanical Garden (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Parque de Berlin (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Sabatini Gardens (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Garden of Prince Anglona (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Salamanca

The nearest airport is in Madrid (MAD-Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas), located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Madrid Recoletos Station. You can see more of Salamanca by catching a ride on the metro at Lista Station, Manuel Becerra Station or Diego de Leon Station.

Where to stay around Salamanca?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,038 holiday lettings near Salamanca. From 964 Condos/Apartments to 53 Houses, 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 Salamanca is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Salamanca?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 964 Condos/Apartments in Salamanca. Our other popular types of Salamanca holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 53 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 917 self catering accommodations
  • Bed & breakfasts: 9 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Salamanca?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Salamanca. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.