Situated right on the coastline, in the wonderful Spanish city of Barcelona, is the upmarket neighbourhood of Villa Olimpica. If your idea of the perfect trip is one where you can stay away from the mass of tourists yet be close enough to enjoy all of the fantastic sights that a city like Barcelona has to offer, then a Villa Olimpica holiday will fit all of your requirements. As well as offering spectacular views of the sea, a Villa Olimpica holiday rental apartment comes equipped with all of the facilities you need to ensure that you have a truly relaxing stay.
Being situated in the city of Barcelona, it will come as no surprise that there is a myriad things to see and do whilst enjoying a Villa Olimpica holiday. There are plenty of water-based activities available in and around the neighbourhood including swimming, windsurfing, water skiing, diving and pier fishing. Other activities that visitors can indulge in include the likes of ice skating, cycling, walking, skiing, golf, tennis, volleyball, football and roller-blading. Being situated in the heart of the city also means that visitors on a Villa Olimpica holiday have easy access to the city's sights such as the Barcelona Zoo, The Geology Museum and The Church of Sants Just i Pastor.
If you find the time to venture farther afield than this great city during your Villa Olimpica holiday then it is recommended that you take the hour's journey to the town of Lloret de Mar. This seaside town is a popular destination for visitors as it has some wonderful attractions worth seeing including the Medieval Castle of Sant Joan, The Santa Clotilde Gardens and a maritime museum. Many tourists may also choose to head down the coast to the popular resort of Sitges. This is an ideal location for anyone looking for some great nightclubs and entertainment.
Weather usually plays a very important role in whether you are going to book a certain destination or not and the Villa Olimpica climate will not disappoint! The months from June through until September are usually the warmest with temperatures reaching a pleasant 28 degrees Celsius. The winter months see the temperature fall to anywhere between 10 and 15 degrees Celsius. The average annual rainfall amount for Villa Olimpica is approximately 19 inches.
Travellers on a Villa Olimpica holiday can begin their trip by arriving at Barcelona El Prat International Airport (BCN) which is only a twenty minute drive from the neighbourhood. Passengers can leave the UK from various UK airports including Gatwick (LGW), East Midlands (EMA), Birmingham (BHX), Glasgow (GLA) and Cardiff (CWL). Airlines that offer special deals and cheap flights to El Prat Airport include KLM, Brussels Airlines, Air France, Aer Lingus and British Airways.