Destination guide

The waterfront setting of La Gomera is ready to explore

The island views, forests and parks display a scene truly unique to La Gomera. This city's whale watching, boating and fishing draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of La Gomera

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

  • Garajonay National Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • La Laguna Grande Visitor Center (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Santa Catalina Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Valle Gran Rey Beach (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Ingles Beach (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • San Sebastian de La Gomera Beach (7.4 mi / 12 km)

Transportation options to and around La Gomera

Fly into La Gomera (GMZ), the closest airport, located 6.2 mi (9.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Tenerife (TFS-Tenerife South), which is 40 mi (64.5 km) away.

Where to stay around La Gomera?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 316 holiday lettings near La Gomera. From 111 Houses to 9 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near La Gomera for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in La Gomera?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in La Gomera. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Tenerife South: 6,296 holiday homes
  • Agulo: 315 holiday homes
  • Punta Teno Lighthouse: 1,586 holiday homes
  • Tenerife: 7,023 holiday homes
  • Tenerife North: 4,272 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in La Gomera! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in La Gomera?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in La Gomera with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Agulo: 315 holiday lettings
  • Guía de Isora: 3,265 holiday lettings
  • Vallehermoso: 315 holiday lettings
  • San Sebastián de La Gomera: 315 holiday lettings
  • Buenavista del Norte: 981 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in La Gomera?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in La Gomera. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Punta Teno Lighthouse: 1,586 holiday rentals
  • Garajonay National Park: 315 holiday rentals
  • Buenavista Golf: 1,866 holiday rentals
  • La Gomera Archaeological Museum: 579 holiday rentals
  • San Sebastian de la Gomera Harbour: 574 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around La Gomera listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.