Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Valencia

Come and experience Valencia and its museums, art galleries and history. This romantic city is known for its shopping, restaurants and beaches. Local cultural sights include Queen Sofia Palace of the Arts and Prince Felipe Museum of Sciences. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Valencia

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Valencia a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bioparc Valencia Zoo (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Oceanografic Aquarium (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Plaza de Toros de Valencia (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Mestalla Stadium (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • City of Arts and Sciences (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Diverbol (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Valencia

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Valencia

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Valencia is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Turia Gardens (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Valencia Botanical Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Monforte Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Hesperides' Garden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Royal Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Sports-Cultural Complex Petxina (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Valencia

Fly into Valencia (VLC), the closest airport, located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Valencia North Station, Valencia Joaquín Sorolla Station and Valencia Sant Isidre Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Valencia by catching a ride on the metro at Colon Station, Xativa Station or Angel Guimera Station.

Where to stay near Valencia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,559 holiday rentals near Valencia. From 175 Houses to 47 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Valencia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Valencia:

  • Valencia City Centre: 861 holiday homes
  • Eixample: 548 holiday homes
  • Ciutat de les Arts i les Ciències: 133 holiday homes
  • Morvedre: 454 holiday homes
  • Soternes: 30 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 Valencia?

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

  • Valencia (YJV-Valencia-Joaquin Sorolla Train Station): 1,548 holiday rentals
  • Atarazanas de Grao: 1,548 holiday rentals
  • Mercado de Fuencarral: 1,567 holiday rentals
  • Valencia Conference Centre: 1,574 holiday rentals
  • Valencia Joaquín Sorolla Station: 1,547 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Valencia 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 Houses in Valencia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 175 Houses in Valencia. Our other popular types of Valencia holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 47 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,264 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 27 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 Valencia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 371 holiday homes with pool available in Valencia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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