Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Girona

The area's history and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Girona. This trendy city is known for its golfing, cheese shops and coffeehouses. 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 vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Girona a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural features in Girona

Whether you're an active traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation options to and around Girona

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

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

Where to stay near Girona?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 513 house rentals near Girona. From 75 Villas to 132 Houses, find unique vacation rental 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're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Girona:

  • Eixample: 168 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 160 vacation rentals
  • Barri Vell: 160 vacation rentals
  • Fontajau: 127 vacation rentals
  • el Carme: 158 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Girona?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Girona. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Girona (GIA-Girona Train Station): 5,254 home rentals
  • Girona Cathedral: 5,544 home rentals
  • City History Museum: 5,393 home rentals
  • Monestir de Sant Pere de Galligants: 5,402 home rentals
  • Walls of Girona: 5,970 home 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Girona?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 75 Villas in Girona. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Girona include:

  • Houses: 132 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 131 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 150 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Girona?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 318 vacation homes with pool available in Girona.

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