The small fishing village of Zahara de los Atunes lies on the Atlantic Coast of the Costa de la Luz (Cadiz). Situated in one of the most unspoilt and windswept places on the Costa de la Luz, Zahara de los Atunes is wonderful place to go and get away from it all. Houses to rent in Zahara de los Atunes have been a particular favourite for celebrities escaping media attention due to not only the magnificent beaches, but also the remarkable remoteness the village enjoys.
It is the 20km of fine white sand which initially tempts tourists into taking one of the Zahara de los Atunes houses for rent during the summer. During July and August, the resort is transformed into a lively beach resort, with visitors flocking to find their own spacious zone on the sand.
However, many visitors are surprised by the natural charm of the village too. The heavy influence of the sea is clearly visible, and the ruins of the Castle de las Almadrabas are surrounded by an atmosphere of eerie serenity. Finding a bar or café from which to watch the world go by from the comfort of the shade should not prove much of a problem as the shore is lined with excellent little eateries and bars.
Being a natural region, Zahara de los Atunes is home to a range of animal and bird species, and due to its location and climatic patterns, Zahara de los Atunes is one of the most biologically diverse regions in Europe. Walkers, nature lovers and especially those with an interest in migratory birds will love staying in a house for rent in Zahara de los Atunes.
Chiclana de la Frontera is a beautiful town, set in a huge salt marsh in the Bay of Cadiz National Park. Surrounded by untouched habitats and outside influences, wildlife is rich in the area, and Chiclana de los Frontera retains a magnificently strong culture.
Throughout the year, average monthly temperatures never dip below 7°C. During the winter months, although temperatures are very mild, accommodation in Zahara de los Atunes is peaceful and the town is a perfect place to relax in complete peace, away from the tourist hoards. In summer, average temperatures reach around 25°C drawing larger crowds to enjoy the huge beaches.
Jerez Airport (XRY) is around an hour from any of the houses to rent in Zahara de los Atunes, and receives direct flights from Manchester (MAN) and London Stansted (STN), provided by Monarch and Ryanair respectively. It is a relatively large airport, with busses, trains and taxis linking the surrounding area. Hire cars are also available from the airport.