HomeAway can help you track down the holiday home in Nuevo Portil that has everything you need for a comfortable getaway. Nuevo Portil is next to Huelva on Andalucia’s Costa de la Luz, known for its unspoiled golden sandy beaches and natural parks, but also offering a great choice of activities like golf and water sports. Villas in Nuevo Portil are designed with luxury in mind, kitted out with modern appliances and offering outdoor dining, with patios, courtyards and specially built barbecues. In a region famed for its scorching summer weather, Nuevo Portil villas help you cool off, providing welcome comforts like air-conditioning and private pools.
-Beaches. Nuevo Portil sits next to an unbroken 120 km stretch of lovely beaches, many of which have earned prestigious Blue Flag status. Directly on the waterfront here is El Portil, which offers a wide expanse of immaculate golden sand and is backed up by the Laguna del Portil on the edge of the Marismas del Odiel wetlands reserve.
-Golf. There is a fantastic range of courses all around Nuevo Portil. Among them is the Nuevo Portil Golf Club, which lies within pine forest, and has wide fairways, ideal for newcomers to the sport. Also very close is El Rompido, which is right next to the wetlands and has two 18-hole courses surrounded by rich greenery.
-Family attractions. There’s all kinds of fun for kids and teenagers around Nuevo Portil. Very close is Aquopolis Cartaya, a water park with lots of slides and a wave pool, as well as amusements like mini-golf and pedal carts. There’s also loads of fun to be had at the go-kart centre in El Rompido, with single and double-seater karts on offer.
-Nature. Just past the city of Huelva to the east is the Doñana National Park, which covers a large area of wetland and coastal scenery. You can experience this spectacular habitat by boat, following the course of the Guadalquivir, which snakes through the park. There are also 4WD trips available, giving visitors the chance to see species like the famous Iberian lynx.
-Seville. This city, with its blend of European and Moorish architecture is a must-see. Just one of the many important landmarks is the city Cathedral, the third largest church in the world and built on the site of a medieval mosque. Next to it i La Giralda, a Moorish minaret that became the cathedral’s bell tower.
Nuevo Portil holiday homes are set in one of Spain’s hottest regions, with mild, warm or hot weather the whole year round. As early as March, daily highs get above 20 degrees, rising to the mid-30s or more in July and August. There isn’t much rain at any time of year, but mid-summer is especially dry here. By October temperatures begin to tail off, but highs still reach the mid-20s. January and February are the coolest months of the year, with pleasant maximum daily temperatures in the upper teens.
Two major airports are within an hour of Nuevo Portil. To the east is Seville’s San Pablo Airport (SVQ), reachable from a range of UK airports via a number of airlines, and just a simple drive along the E-1. If you’re using the bus then there are regular DAMAS services between this airport and the city of Huelva, of which Nueva Portil is essentially a suburb. Across the border in Portugal is Faro (FAO), also a comfortable car journey, this is one of Portugal’s busiest airport and can be reached with a host of airlines from Britain.