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Charming Costa Brava will entice you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Costa Brava. Well-liked for its sporting events, restaurants and shopping, this city is both romantic and relaxing. Take in top local attractions like Roses Beach and Cadaques Beach. 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 and attractions in and around Costa Brava

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Costa Brava a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Emporda Golf Club (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Mas Oller (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Celler Can Sais (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Mas Molla (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Golf Club d'Aro (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Golf Girona (13.1 mi / 21 km)

Seasonal weather in Costa Brava

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 84°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Costa Brava

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Costa Brava is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Roses Beach (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Cadaques Beach (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
  • Tossa de Mar Beach (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
  • Lloret de Mar Beach (24.9 mi / 40.1 km)
  • El Pou del Petroli (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Gola del Ter Beach (6.8 mi / 11 km)

Transportation options to and around Costa Brava

Fly into Gerona (GRO-Costa Brava), the closest airport, located 17.4 mi (28.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Perpignan (PGF-Perpignan - Rivesaltes Intl.), which is 50.7 mi (81.6 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Flaça Station, Sant Jordi Desvalls Station and Sant Miquel de Fluvià Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Costa Brava?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 14,045 holiday lettings near Costa Brava. From 3,286 Houses to 2,569 Villas, 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 Costa Brava is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Costa Brava?

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

  • Camprodon: 247 holiday homes
  • Lloret de Mar: 3,181 holiday homes
  • Empuriabrava: 4,906 holiday homes
  • Begur: 4,642 holiday homes
  • L'Escala: 5,489 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Costa Brava! 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 Costa Brava?

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

  • Camprodon: 247 holiday lettings
  • Lloret de Mar: 3,181 holiday lettings
  • Empuriabrava: 4,906 holiday lettings
  • Begur: 4,642 holiday lettings
  • L'Escala: 5,489 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 Costa Brava?

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

  • Pineda de Mar Station: 3,526 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Miniatures and Micro-Miniatures: 860 holiday rentals
  • Chapel of Our Lady of Socorro: 5,412 holiday rentals
  • El Masnou Ocata Station: 4,653 holiday rentals
  • Parc del Forum: 4,518 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Costa Brava 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.

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