Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Ávila

Come and experience Ávila and its cathedral, history and monuments. Travellers appreciate the museums in this trendy city. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

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.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Province of Ávila?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 822 holiday rentals around Province of Ávila. From 493 Cottages to 180 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 around Province of Ávila is on Stayz.

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 Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Las Navas del Marqués: 84 holiday rentals
  • Candeleda: 160 holiday rentals
  • San Juan de Gredos: 199 holiday rentals
  • Sotalbo: 168 holiday rentals
  • El Tiemblo: 154 holiday rentals

Stayz 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:

  • Las Navas del Marqués: 84 holiday homes
  • Candeleda: 160 holiday homes
  • San Juan de Gredos: 199 holiday homes
  • Sotalbo: 168 holiday homes
  • El Tiemblo: 154 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): 190 holiday houses
  • Talavera de la Reina (QWT): 35 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?

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

  • Castillo de Don Alvaro de Luna: 213 holiday rentals
  • Los Cuatro Postes: 185 holiday rentals
  • Dolmen El Prado de las Cruces: 175 holiday rentals
  • Burgohondo Abbey: 240 holiday rentals
  • Plaza de Toros de Avila: 179 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Province of Ávila listed on Stayz 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.