Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Cuenca

Enjoy the area's history, museums and cathedral with a rental holiday home in Cuenca. Renowned for its monuments, archaeology and waterfalls, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Cuenca

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Cuenca a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Los Tiradores (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Club de Golf Villar de Olalla (4 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Cuenca

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Cuenca is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ciudad Encantada (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Escabas Lake (27.7 mi / 44.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Cuenca

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Cuenca Station.

Where to stay near Cuenca?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 230 holiday rentals near Cuenca. From 121 Cottages to 43 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cuenca for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cuenca?

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

  • Ciudad Encantada: 186 holiday rentals
  • Fundacion Antonio Perez: 176 holiday rentals
  • Cuenca Cathedral: 176 holiday rentals
  • Ars Natura: 176 holiday rentals
  • San Pablo Footbridge: 176 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cuenca 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 Cottages in Cuenca?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 121 Cottages in Cuenca. Our other popular types of Cuenca holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 43 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 60 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 121 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cuenca?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 36 holiday homes with pool available in Cuenca. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.