Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Girona

The area's history and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Girona. This trendy city is known for its golfing, cheese shops and coffee shops. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Girona

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Girona a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Golf Girona (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Fundacion Mona (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • PGA Catalunya Golf Course (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Golf Club d'Aro (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Costa Brava Golf Club (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Mas Molla (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Girona

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Girona is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • El Pou del Petroli (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Cala Bella Dona (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Cala del Raco dels Homes (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Cala Cap Roig (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Cala dels Capellans (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Racó de les Dones (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Girona

Fly into Gerona (GRO-Costa Brava), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Girona Station.

Where to stay near Girona?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 648 holiday rentals near Girona. From 145 Villas to 126 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Girona for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Girona:

  • Eixample: 164 holiday homes
  • Fontajau: 123 holiday homes
  • Font de La Pólvora: 36 holiday homes
  • Can Gibert del Pla: 21 holiday homes
  • el Carme: 158 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 Girona?

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

  • Girona Station: 6,050 holiday rentals
  • Girona (GIA-Girona Train Station): 6,046 holiday rentals
  • Eiffel Bridge: 6,349 holiday rentals
  • Girona Cathedral: 6,418 holiday rentals
  • Monestir de Sant Pere de Galligants: 6,384 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Girona 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 Villas in Girona?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 145 Villas in Girona. Our other popular types of Girona holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 126 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 148 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 199 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Girona?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 422 holiday homes with pool available in Girona. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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