Destination guide

Travel to charming Nerja

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Nerja. Travellers appreciate the chocolate shops in this romantic city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Nerja

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Nerja a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pena Escrita (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Bodegas Bentomiz (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Aquarium Almunecar (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Baviera Golf (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Aqua Tropic Waterpark (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Aquavelis Water Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Nerja

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 34°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Nerja

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Nerja. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nerja Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Carabeo Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Salon Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Caletilla Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Burriana Beach (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Torrecilla Beach (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Nerja

The nearest airport is in Granada (GRX-Federico Garcia Lorca), located 30.7 mi (49.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Nerja?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,878 holiday rentals near Nerja. From 1,171 Villas to 803 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nerja for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Nerja:

  • Nerja City Centre: 1,229 holiday homes
  • Oasis del Capistrano: 641 holiday homes
  • Chimenea: 1,021 holiday homes
  • Urbanización La Noria: 181 holiday homes
  • Urbanización Punta Lara: 130 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Nerja?

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

  • Balcon de Europa: 4,471 holiday rentals
  • Nerja Beach: 2,384 holiday rentals
  • Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja: 4,511 holiday rentals
  • Barco de Chanquete "La Dorada": 4,506 holiday rentals
  • Nerja Caves: 4,422 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nerja 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 Nerja?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,171 Villas in Nerja. Our other popular types of Nerja holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 803 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,627 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 132 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nerja?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,050 holiday homes with pool available in Nerja. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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