Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Islares

The ocean views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Islares. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its spas and restaurants. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Islares

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Islares has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Karpinabentura (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Bodegas Vidular (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Paseo de la Costa (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Meaztegi Golf (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Getxo Aquarium (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Islares

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Islares is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Orinon Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Sonabia Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Ostende Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Brazomar Beach (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Ensenada de La Turbia (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Ensenada de Tejilla (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Islares

The nearest airport is in Bilbao (BIO), located 20.9 mi (33.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Santander (SDR), which is 26.4 mi (42.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Islares?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 102 holiday lettings around Islares. From 24 houses to 57 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Islares? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Islares. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Portugalete Station: 362 holiday lettings
  • Berria Beach: 518 holiday lettings
  • Museo de la Mineria del Pais Vasco: 354 holiday lettings
  • Orinon Beach: 386 holiday lettings
  • Ostende Beach: 511 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Islares listed on 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 Houses in Islares?

Yes, of course. offers 24 Houses in Islares. Our other popular types of Islares holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Islares?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 28 holiday homes with pool available in Islares. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.