Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Tarragona

Come and experience Tarragona and its history, culture and jazz. This city is well-known for its sightseeing and archaeology. Roman Circus and National Archaeological Museum of Tarragona are just a couple of the must-see attractions. 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 Tarragona

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Tarragona has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • PortAventura Theme Park (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • PortAventura Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Aquopolis Costa Dorada (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Lumine Mediterránea Beach Club & Golf Community (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Ferrari Land (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Karting Altafulla (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Tarragona

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Tarragona is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Llevant Beach (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Cambrils Beach (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Camp de Mart (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • L'Arrabassada Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Llarga Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Cala Fonda (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Tarragona

The nearest airport is in Reus (REU), located 5.4 mi (8.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Barcelona (BCN-Barcelona Intl.), which is 44.9 mi (72.2 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Tarragona Station.

Where to stay near Tarragona?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,860 holiday rentals near Tarragona. From 391 Houses to 175 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Tarragona 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 Tarragona?

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

  • Diputacio de Tarragona: 4,142 holiday rentals
  • L'Arrabassada Beach: 3,791 holiday rentals
  • Llarga Beach: 3,551 holiday rentals
  • Plaza de Toros: 4,090 holiday rentals
  • Slab Sala D'escalada - Climbat Slab: 4,141 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tarragona 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 Tarragona?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 391 Houses in Tarragona. Our other popular types of Tarragona holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 175 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 48 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 2,160 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tarragona?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,740 holiday homes with pool available in Tarragona. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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