Where to stay around Santa María de Cayón?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 291 holiday lettings near Santa María de Cayón. From 84 apartments to 79 cottages, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Santa María de Cayón area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Santa María de Cayón?

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

  • Magdalena Beach: 640 holiday lettings
  • Mercado La Esperanza: 643 holiday lettings
  • Santander Ferry Terminal: 645 holiday lettings
  • Langre Beach: 619 holiday lettings
  • Santander Cathedral: 642 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Santa María de Cayón 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 apartments in Santa María de Cayón?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 84 apartments in Santa María de Cayón. Our other popular types of Santa María de Cayón holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 79 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 63 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 20 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Santa María de Cayón?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 47 holiday homes with pool available in Santa María de Cayón. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental villa or farmhouse in Santa Maria de Cayon, Spain your home away from home

    Santa Maria de Cayon is a municipality in the Cantabrian countryside, mid-way between the coast and the towering peaks of the Cantabrian Mountains. The scenery here is remarkably green, with lush, grass covered hills and dense deciduous forests. The region around Santa Maria de Cayon holiday farmhouses is one of historic villages, each boasting its own piece of medieval heritage.

    Things to in Santa Maria de Cayon, Spain

    The main activities available close to Santa Maria de Cayon holiday villas involve outdoor activities, such as walking, mountain biking and horse riding. The scenery is made up of medium hills and meadows, and you’ll find a number of trails to guide you through the most impressive landscapes. Fishing is also on offer close by, with Cantabria’s rivers known for their abundance of trout and salmon.

    Argomilla, just a few minutes by car from Santa Maria de Cayon villas, features the church of San Andres, which dates to the 1100s and has a number of Baroque additions from the 17th Century. In the same town, the medieval Palacio Ceballos is also well worth seeing, while the Hermitage of San Miguel de Carcena is found in a picturesque setting near the village of La Penilla.

    Cantabria’s lovely coast is just over 20 kilometres from Santa Maria de Cayon self-catering holiday farmhouses. More than 280 kilometres in length, it boasts over 70 beaches, many of which have been awarded blue flag status. Santander’s beaches are perhaps the closest, with Los Peligros and El Sardinero considered two of the highlights. Despite their urban setting these beaches are remarkably clean. Alternatively you could discover some of the city’s sights or enjoy a sublime meal at one of the excellent fish and seafood restaurants around the harbour.

    Places to visit on holiday in Santa Maria de Cayon, Spain

    During your stay at a vacation rental in Santa Maria de Cayon you might be drawn to Cantabria’s mountain ranges, which can be seen the distance to the south. In the winter there’s skiing at Alto Campoo, about 45 minutes to the south. In the summer months the upland regions are ideal for adventure sports like hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing, while the Ebro Reservoir is a fantastic inland water sports destination.

    Weather in Santa Maria de Cayon, Spain

    As Santa Maria de Cayon holiday accommodation is found on comparatively low-lying land, temperatures tend to be mild throughout the year. Summers bring consistent beach weather, particularly in July and August, while there’s usually more snowfall in Cantabrian winters, the further south you venture.

    Cheap flights to Santa Maria de Cayon, Spain

    Santa Maria de Cayon holiday rentals are little more than half an hour by car from Santander Airport, reachable from the UK via London-Stansted, with flights provided by low-cost airline Ryainair.

    Activities and attractions in and around Santa Maria de Cayon

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Santa Maria de Cayon a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Campo Municipal de Golf de La Junquera (10 mi / 16.1 km)
    • Los Machucos (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
    • Plaza de Canadio (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
    • Zoo de la Magdalena (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
    • Arnia Beach (12.5 mi / 20 km)
    • Forestal Park Santander (13 mi / 20.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Santa Maria de Cayon

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Santa Maria de Cayon is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cabarceno Natural Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
    • Isla de Pedrosa (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Ensenada de San Bartolomé (9 mi / 14.5 km)
    • Los Machucos (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
    • La Marga Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • El Monte (10.6 mi / 17 km)