Destination guide

Travel to historical Gipuzkoa

Enjoy the history and other features of Gipuzkoa. This walkable and welcoming city is well known for its beaches, restaurants and bars. Take in top local attractions such as Monte Igueldo and Concha Beach. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Gipuzkoa

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Gipuzkoa a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Monte Igueldo (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Donostia-San Sebastian Aquarium (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Wowpark (26.3 mi / 42.3 km)
  • Ibardin Aventures (26.9 mi / 43.3 km)
  • Zuasti Club de Campo (29 mi / 46.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Gipuzkoa

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gipuzkoa is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hendaye Beach (25.5 mi / 41 km)
  • Concha Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Monte Urgull (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Pagoeta Natural Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Uzturre (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Zarautz Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gipuzkoa

The nearest airport is in San Sebastian (EAS), located 24 mi (38.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Vitoria (VIT), which is 33.5 mi (53.9 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Tolosa Station, Zarautz Station and Beasain Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near SS?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 889 holiday rentals near SS. From 115 Houses to 118 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near SS for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in SS?

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

  • San Sebastián: 709 holiday rentals
  • Old Town: 352 holiday rentals
  • San Sebastian (YJH-San Sebastian-Donostia Train Station): 763 holiday rentals
  • Hondarribia: 598 holiday rentals
  • Donostialdea: 746 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in SS! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in SS?

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

  • San Sebastián: 709 holiday homes
  • Hondarribia: 598 holiday homes
  • Pasaia: 604 holiday homes
  • Irun: 576 holiday homes
  • Oiartzun: 634 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to SS?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in SS are:

  • San Sebastian Airport (EAS): 677 holiday houses
  • Biarritz Pays Basque Airport (BIQ): 6,506 holiday houses
  • Vitoria Airport (VIT): 80 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in SS?

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

  • San Sebastian (YJH-San Sebastian-Donostia Train Station): 763 holiday rentals
  • Gros: 756 holiday rentals
  • Zurriola Beach: 759 holiday rentals
  • Donostia-San Sebastian Aquarium: 756 holiday rentals
  • San Sebastian City Hall: 500 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around SS 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 homes.

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