Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in San Lorenzo de El Escorial

Enjoy the area's temples, monuments and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in San Lorenzo de El Escorial. This city is well-known for its forests and golfing. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in San Lorenzo de El Escorial

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes San Lorenzo de El Escorial a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Real Club de Golf La Herreria (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Forestal Park Madrid-Guadarrama (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Nuevo Club de Golf de Madrid (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Aquopolis (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Aventura Amazonia Cercedilla (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • La Dehesa Golf Club (13.1 mi / 21 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of San Lorenzo de El Escorial

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, San Lorenzo de El Escorial is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Friars' Garden (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Prince's House (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Parque Recreativo Las Berceas (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Parque de Paris (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • San Juan Reservoir (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Penalara Mountain (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around San Lorenzo de El Escorial

Fly into Madrid (MAD-Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas), the closest airport, located 31.6 mi (50.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Province of Ávila?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,017 holiday rentals near Province of Ávila. From 640 Cottages to 158 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Province of Ávila is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Province of Ávila?

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

  • Los Cuatro Postes: 211 holiday rentals
  • Ávila: 120 holiday rentals
  • La Moraña: 121 holiday rentals
  • Cebreros: 183 holiday rentals
  • Piedrahíta: 81 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Province of Ávila! 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 Province of Ávila?

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

  • Ávila: 120 holiday homes
  • Cebreros: 183 holiday homes
  • Piedrahíta: 81 holiday homes
  • La Carrera: 89 holiday homes
  • Candeleda: 177 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 Province of Ávila?

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

  • Avila (AVJ-Avila Bus Station): 214 holiday houses
  • Talavera de la Reina (QWT): 40 holiday houses
  • Salamanca Airport (SLM): 192 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 Province of Ávila?

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

  • Los Cuatro Postes: 211 holiday rentals
  • Burgohondo Abbey: 319 holiday rentals
  • Plaza de Toros de Avila: 214 holiday rentals
  • Navaluenga Golf Club: 313 holiday rentals
  • Mingorria Station: 121 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Province of Ávila 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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