Destination guide

The rustic area of Monachil awaits your stay

The countryside and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Monachil. This trendy city is known for its skiing, spas and cocktail bars. Alhambra and Generalife are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Monachil

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Monachil a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sierra Nevada Ski Resort (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Aquaola (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Fun Park Serrallo Plaza (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Granada Golf Club (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Monachil

Monachil is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in May, November, September or April, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 1°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Monachil

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Monachil is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Generalife (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Mirador de San Nicolas (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Hoya de Pedraza Botanical Garden (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Los Cahorros (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Quentar Dam (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Zaidin Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Monachil

The nearest airport is in Granada (GRX-Federico Garcia Lorca), located 17.8 mi (28.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Monachil?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,197 holiday rentals near Monachil. From 223 Houses to 725 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Monachil for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Monachil:

  • San Pedro: 482 holiday homes
  • San Ildefonso: 448 holiday homes
  • Central District: 613 holiday homes
  • Realejo-San Matias: 599 holiday homes
  • Beiro: 331 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 Monachil?

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

  • Hoya de Pedraza Botanical Garden: 1,468 holiday rentals
  • Los Cahorros: 1,430 holiday rentals
  • Granada (YJG-Granada Train Station): 1,255 holiday rentals
  • Plaza Larga: 1,163 holiday rentals
  • Guadix Cave Interpretation Center: 138 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Monachil listed on Stayz 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 Monachil?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 223 Houses in Monachil. Our other popular types of Monachil holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 725 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 148 holiday houses
  • Villas: 48 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 Monachil?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 303 holiday homes with pool available in Monachil. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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