Destination guide

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

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)
Weather

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)
Transport

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 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 14,255 holiday lettings near Costa Brava. From 3,248 Houses to 2,552 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: 251 holiday homes
  • Empuriabrava: 5,215 holiday homes
  • Tossa de Mar: 3,953 holiday homes
  • Lloret de Mar: 3,517 holiday homes
  • Castell-Platja d'Aro: 3,272 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: 251 holiday lettings
  • Empuriabrava: 5,215 holiday lettings
  • Tossa de Mar: 3,953 holiday lettings
  • Lloret de Mar: 3,517 holiday lettings
  • Castell-Platja d'Aro: 3,272 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: 3,920 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Miniatures and Micro-Miniatures: 927 holiday rentals
  • Chapel of Our Lady of Socorro: 5,829 holiday rentals
  • El Masnou Ocata Station: 4,767 holiday rentals
  • Parc del Forum: 4,708 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.

Explore destinations around Costa Brava

Camprodon
251 holiday rentals
Empuriabrava
5,215 holiday rentals
Tossa de Mar
3,953 holiday rentals
Lloret de Mar
3,517 holiday rentals
Castell-Platja d'Aro
3,272 holiday rentals
Calonge
3,401 holiday rentals
Barcelona
4,263 holiday rentals
Argelès-sur-Mer
3,696 holiday rentals
Arbúcies
302 holiday rentals
Santa Cristina d'Aro
4,617 holiday rentals
Torroella de Montgrí
4,429 holiday rentals
Sant Feliu de Buixalleu
1,319 holiday rentals
Py
238 holiday rentals
Lloret Blau
3,497 holiday rentals
Riudarenes
1,064 holiday rentals
Roses
4,950 holiday rentals
Maçanet de la Selva
3,312 holiday rentals
El Brull
192 holiday rentals
Céret
680 holiday rentals
Palafrugell
4,436 holiday rentals