Holiday properties in the Costa Tropical Granada region are typically spacious and the villas will normally have private pools and beautiful scenery surrounding them. Costa Tropical, in the same as its neighbour Costa del Sol, is picturesque with luxurious beachfront holiday rentals properties, with the exception of being less crowded. Rental villas and apartments in the Costa Tropical are located in what is considered "the old Spain" where you will find traditional little rural Spanish fishing villages scattered up and down the coast with the magnificent mountains as a back drop, what a beautiful picture. Apartments in the larger areas are well located for ease to visit the local area during your holiday to Spain.
The Costa Tropical and Granada holiday region has many different towns and rural Spanish villages to visit creating a varied style of holiday in Spain. Visit larger cities such as Granada or smaller villages along the coast to enjoy the beautiful beaches of the Costa Tropical. When choosing your holiday rentals in Spain destination remember you can spend time in the mountains or on the beach, even in the same day!
The La Herradura and Almunacar area make up Costa Tropical's main holiday area along this coastal area of the Granada province of the Costa Tropical. It is fast becoming a tourist destination same as the rest of the coastal areas of Spain. Due to the mountainous terrain of La Herradura and Almunacar, most Granada holiday homes are located on hillsides or in lush valleys. Tourists staying in these holiday rental homes have a wide choice of beaches such as Cabria, El Pozuelo, El Toserillo, Velilla, Puerta del Mar, San Cristobal, del Muerto, and de la Herradura to visit as well as many secluded coves. Water Sports are in great demand here and as a result there is excellent tuition and equipment for rent to make your holiday in Spain that much more enjoyable.
The jewel of the Costa Tropical, as Salobrena is known, is very picturesque with its 10th century Moorish castle and sugar cane plantations surrounding it. Salobrena has breathtaking beaches and is only 45 minutes from Granada city in the Costa Tropical making it an ideal location for your Spain holiday rentals villa. During your stay in Salobrena, visit Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Rosario, the 16th century church built on top of an old mosque. You won't have to look far for food and drink as Salobrena is full of bars and restaurants serving the freshest seafood and fruits on offer to tempt your taste buds. For entertainment there are concerts, plays and films available all year round and don't miss the fiesta season as it is one of the best in the area.
Granada is regarded as an ideal destination for your Spain holiday rentals. Granada is a great place to choose for your holiday. Selecting a RENTAL APARTMENT IN GRANADA gives access to the city’s history and culture. You can visit sights such as the unique Hispano Moorish art from the Nasrid (the last Arab dynasty to rule here). The winter is also a perfect time to holiday in Spain for the skiing in the Sierra Nevada Mountains as Estacion Sierra Nevada is within easy reach of your Granada rental villa. A historian will be in their own as the Alhambra Palace is in Granada and is considered as one of the ten architectural wonders of the world.
Although a Granada holiday does not offer a resort style holiday, you will never run short of things to do in the Costa Tropical. There are sandy beaches with all of the water sports you could ask for including all required back up facilities. The area is full of history offering many different sights to see during your Granada holiday. Otherwise you can relax at one of the many pavement cafes where you can eat, drink and do nothing but relax.
Water attractions are a great way to entertain the family and Granada has a number of them including Aqua Tropic and Aquaola. Why not take the ferry from Andalucia over to North Africa for something totally different and enjoy the beautiful scenery during the ride.
A Costa Tropical holiday is ideal if you’re looking for peace and relaxation but should you wish a bit of excitement then the Costa del Sol is very close by. In most Costa del Sol holiday cities you find top class restaurants and very loud karaoke bars, casinos, clubs, pubs, Spanish bars, discos and flamenco shows.
Costa Tropical has many other things to do on your holiday to Spain, windsurfing, snorkeling, walking in the mountains or going by horseback on the many marked trails. A Granada holiday will definitely keep you occupied for days on end!
With Granada’s southerly position in Spain, it enjoys PERFECT WEATHER during the holiday season of the year. The summer gets little rain if any and allows you to enjoy the day relaxing outside of your rental home. The winters get some rain from October and the weather starts turning cold for those ski trips in the Sierra Nevada.
A holiday in the Costa Tropical offers such varied styles of holidays in Spain that Akilar.com has listed a few of the holiday hot spots to visit to give you a little inspiration on your choice of rental destinations. If this is not enough, then visit the Costa Tropical holiday guide page offering all of the information you need to make the best choice for your Spain holiday rentals accommodation.
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Travel to the Costa Tropical is easy from several UK airports with cheap flights daily. You can reach your rental home by means of local bus service or hiring a car. Other parts of Andalucia are easily accessible by bus such as Malaga, Cordoba and Algerciras. It is suggested though to hire a car so that you can move around easily in the Costa Tropical from your Holiday Rentals in Spain villa.
Most Costa Tropical holiday travelers may be concerned about speaking the lingo when on a holiday to Spain. In Costa Tropical this is not the case as most establishments you will visit will speak your language with this being a tourist hot spot. As with any foreign country though it is always courteous to know a few words, so remember “hello is hola” and “thank you is gracias”. The entire Costa Tropical area is accustomed to tourist so do not be afraid of the language, just enjoy your holiday in the sun and your Holiday Rentals in Spain!
Popular Granada (Costa Tropical) Towns for Rentals
Selecting the Costa Tropical Granada region for your HOLIDAY RENTALS in Spain suggest a picturesque holiday with beautiful Villas, Apartments, homes and comfortable accommodation for tourists planning to rent the homes. Mountain scenery, perfect sandy beaches and a chance to enjoy what is known as the “old Spain” is a way of life. The region is not overrun by tourist allowing you a holiday of total relaxation. Costa Tropical has several seaside villages to choose rental villas, apartments, homes and houses for rent directly from owners to enjoy the sun, sand and tourist attractions or inland in towns such as Granada you can enjoy the mountain backdrops and select a luxury villa for your holiday rental in Spain accommodation. There are many sights to see throughout the region with the Alhambra Palace in Granada one of main focal points. The normal holiday sporting activities are on hand but just a short drive from your rental home on Costa Tropical’s coast are the Sierra Nevada Mountains ideal for snow skiing. With any choice of holiday destination in Costa tropical, you are assured a holiday to bring you back year after year. (read on)