Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Girona

The area's history and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Girona. This trendy city is known for its golfing, cheese shops and coffeehouses. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Girona

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Girona a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golf Girona (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Fundacion Mona (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • PGA Catalunya Golf Course (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Golf Club d'Aro (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Costa Brava Golf Club (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Mas Molla (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Girona

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Girona is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • El Pou del Petroli (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Cala Bella Dona (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Cala del Raco dels Homes (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Cala Cap Roig (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Cala dels Capellans (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Racó de les Dones (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Girona

Fly into Gerona (GRO-Costa Brava), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Girona Station.

Where to stay around Girona?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 608 holiday lettings near Girona. From 146 Villas to 126 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Girona for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Girona:

  • Eixample: 160 holiday homes
  • Fontajau: 121 holiday homes
  • el Carme: 155 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 153 holiday homes
  • Barri Vell: 152 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 Girona?

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

  • Monestir de Sant Pere de Galligants: 6,046 holiday lettings
  • Walls of Girona: 6,697 holiday lettings
  • Girona Station: 5,601 holiday lettings
  • Archaeology Museum of Catalonia: 5,558 holiday lettings
  • Girona's Museum of Art: 6,052 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Girona 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 Villas in Girona?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 146 Villas in Girona. Our other popular types of Girona holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 126 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 118 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 188 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Girona?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 385 holiday homes with pool available in Girona. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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