Where to stay around Íllora?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 154 holiday lettings near Íllora. From 67 cottages to 42 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Íllora for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Íllora?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Íllora:

  • Camino de Ronda: 483 holiday homes
  • Sacromonte: 295 holiday homes
  • Carretera de la Sierra: 325 holiday homes
  • San Pedro: 574 holiday homes
  • Almanjáyar: 42 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Íllora?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Íllora. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Alhambra: 1,195 holiday lettings
  • Library of Andalucia: 1,208 holiday lettings
  • Elvira Gate: 1,201 holiday lettings
  • Bermejales Dam: 3,024 holiday lettings
  • Granada (YJG-Granada Train Station): 1,189 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Íllora listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Íllora?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 67 cottages in Íllora. Our other popular types of Íllora holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Íllora?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 131 holiday homes with pool available in Íllora. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Illora, Spain your home away from home

    Illora is one of the scenic whitewashed towns which this area of Andalusia is famous for. Set high in the mountains of the Sierra Parapanda, it is a quaint town with a historic church and a Moorish castle. Holiday rentals in Illora are well located for exploring the neighbouring provinces of Seville and Cordoba as well as the scenic mountains. Illora has plenty of shops, bars and local restaurants for evening entertainment.

    Things to Do in Illora, Andalusia

    The best way to explore the glorious scenery around your Illora holiday rental is by hiking, cycling or on horseback. The nearby mountains and valleys offer miles of trails and great opportunities for enjoying the wildlife and wild flowers, particularly in spring. Keen hill walkers can climb to the top of El Veleta at 3,398 m and Mulhacen at 3,482m. During the winter Illora is within easy reach of skiing and snowsports resort at the higher elevations. Golfers have a choice of top golf clubs within easy reach from their Illora holiday homes. The Medina Elvira Club de Golfe at Atarfe is 16 km away and the Granada Golf Club is 26 km away. The coast and beaches of the Costa Tropical are just an hour’s drive away and offer sunbathing, swimming, watersports, boat trips and fishing.

    Places to Visit Around Illora, Andalusia

    The lovely city of Granada is just 35 minutes drive from Illora holiday villas and has splendid sacred architecture including its cathedral. The Alhambra Palace sits on top of a sheer cliff above the town and is an excellent place to visit. This UNESCO World Heritage Site has tours of the former fortress and beautiful water gardens to enjoy. Tocon with its Arabian Tower and Bracana are both neighbouring villages worth visiting. Montefrio is a quaint olive-producing town with a historic church just 10 minutes drive away.

    Weather in Illora, Granada

    Holiday villas in Illora enjoy a sub-tropical climate as the Costa Tropical name suggests. Even in the winter temperatures hover between 17-21°C (63-70°F). From April to September temperatures are a pleasant 21-30°C (70-86°F). The maximum rainfall is in the winter with around 121mm (5 inches) in December. There is no rain at all during the summer months.

    Travel to Illora, Granada

    The nearest airport to holiday rentals in Illora is Granada (GRX) Airport which is about 14 km away. However it only has internal flights from Madrid. Malaga (AGP) Airport is 88 km away and is served by many low cost airlines from all over Europe. This busy airport has over 12 million passengers from 60 countries. It has flights with Aer Lingus, British Airways, BmiBaby, easyJet, Flybe, Jet2, Monarch, Thomas Cook and Ryanair which all offer competitively priced flights daily. A hire car is essential to enjoy this lovely area.

    Sightseeing in and around Illora

    Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Illora a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Granada Golf Club (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
    • Fun Park Serrallo Plaza (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Illora

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Illora. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mirador de San Nicolas (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
    • Generalife (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
    • Pozas de Santa Fé (11.8 mi / 19 km)
    • Triunfo Gardens (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
    • Parque Garcia Lorca (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
    • Plaza de la Trinidad (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)