Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in L'Escala

The gardens and ocean views provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in L'Escala. This trendy and relaxing city entices travellers with its spas and cycling. Dali Museum and Roses Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around L'Escala

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes L'Escala a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Emporda Golf Club (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Pitch and Putt Castello Empuribrava (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Butterfly Park Empuriabrava (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Aqua Brava (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Mas Oller (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Golf Club Peralada (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in L'Escala

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, L'Escala is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Roses Beach (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Cadaques Beach (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Cala Viuda (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Cala de Baix de Cols (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Platja de Can Sopa (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Cala Formatge (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around L'Escala

The nearest airport is in Gerona (GRO-Costa Brava), located 24 mi (38.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near L'Escala?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,241 holiday rentals near L'Escala. From 1,367 Houses to 684 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near L'Escala for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to L'Escala?

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 L'Escala:

  • Roses Town Center: 1,302 holiday homes
  • Almadraba-Canyelles: 723 holiday homes
  • Eixample: 164 holiday homes
  • el Carme: 158 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 156 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in L'Escala?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,367 Houses in L'Escala. Our other popular types of L'Escala holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 684 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 3,893 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 156 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 L'Escala?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,647 holiday homes with pool available in L'Escala. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.