Cubelles is a small Catalonian town, located close to the larger resort of Sitges, to the far north-east of Spain. Perhaps the town’s biggest claim to fame is that it was the home town of Charlie Rivel, the internationally admired circus clown and has a museum dedicated to him, the Charlie Rivel Hall. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Cubelles will discover that there is a good choice of self catering accommodation available for holiday rental here. There are villas and apartments available in the town itself, as well as an even larger choice of accommodation in the neighbouring resort of Sitges.
Visitors looking to send their holidays in Cubelles will find that the resort offers all the usual attractions of a Spanish coastal resort – white sandy beaches, with a wide promenade lined with shops, boutiques, bars and restaurants - though on a much smaller scale than the nearby resort of Sitges. They will therefore find that they may still enjoy water sports, relaxing on the beach and browsing around gift and souvenir shops, away from the crowds of the busier, better-known resorts to be found on the Costa Dorada.
Most tourists spending their holidays in Cubelles will be drawn to the tourist attractions and amenities of the lively neighbouring resort of Sitges. As well as boasting 17 sandy beaches, many of which have been awarded blue flag status for cleanliness and water quality, the resort is especially popular amongst the gay and lesbian community, due to its Bohemian and artsy atmosphere. Sitges also boasts a lively nightlife scene, as well as hosting an annual carnival, which can last up to two months. The resort is also the setting for an annual film festival.
Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Cubelles will find that the resort enjoys a typically Mediterranean climate. Summers tend to be warm and dry, with temperatures often reaching the late 20s degrees Celsius. Winters tend to be cooler, with temperatures averaging around 10 to 12 degrees Celsius. Cubelles receives an average annual rainfall of around 23 inches.
Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Cubelles will find that Barcelona El Prat (BCN) is the nearest international airport. There are a number of airlines operating regular flights here form the UK, including British Airways, Jet2.com, Monarch, easyJet and Ryanair. These flights depart from several regional airports, including London Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN), Birmingham (BHX), Edinburgh (EDI), Newcastle(NCL), Liverpool (LPL) and Bristol (BRS).