Find the best place to stay — Gaucín

Where to stay around Gaucín?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,219 holiday lettings near Gaucín. From 841 apartments to 160 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gaucín is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Castillo del Aguila: 3,233 holiday lettings
  • Estepona Beach: 4,661 holiday lettings
  • Los Arqueros Golf & Country Club: 6,424 holiday lettings
  • La Duquesa Golf Course: 3,647 holiday lettings
  • Alcaidesa Links Golf Resort: 1,605 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gaucín 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 Gaucín?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 841 apartments in Gaucín. Our other popular types of Gaucín holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 160 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 121 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 42 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gaucín?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 986 holiday homes with pool available in Gaucín. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental cottage or villa in Gaucin, Spain your home away from home

    Gaucin is a delightful Andalucían whitewashed village nestled high on the Sierra de Ronda Mountains just half an hour from Spain’s magnificent Costa del Sol. With spectacular views all the way to Gibraltar along the coast or the dark Rif Mountains of inland Andalucía, Gaucin holiday villas offer a magnificent place to relax and absorb the natural surroundings and deep Spanish culture. Local goatherds and mules are regular visitors to the town, but the legendary welcome of Gaucin is even extended to these unlikely visitors!

    Things to do on holiday in Gaucin, Spain

    Gaucin is a stunning, natural area in spectacular surroundings, and as a result, riding stables, guided nature trails, bird watching expeditions and long mountain treks are hugely popular activities from a self catering Gaucin villa. There are a range of length and difficulties of market trails in the mountains, but huge swathes of open un-spoilt terrain to explore. During the summer, the municipal swimming pool is open to all for free.

    There are six international restaurants in Gaucin, and a number of small, traditional Spanish restaurants to choose from, hiding amongst the narrow twisting streets, when you take a self catering Gaucin cottage.

    Dominating the Gaucin skyline is the magnificent Eagle’s Castle or Castillo del Aguiula, and as the name suggests, it is not unusual to see these majestic birds of prey circling over head.

    Gaucin celebrates a number of fiestas during the year, all of which are lively and very enjoyable times to be in the town, but the best of them, the festival of Santo Nino is in September, and is a fabulous time to take a holiday rental in Gaucin, with singing, dancing, horse racing and processions. The annual fair in August also rates highly on the list of exciting events in Gaucin.

    Places to holiday in Gaucin, Spain

    Ronda and Montejaque are two beautiful destinations further into the mountains of Andalucia. Whilst Montejaque is a small, traditional pueblo blanco, Ronda is quickly becoming one of the most popular destinations in the area. Having maintained its rich historical legacy and dramatic natural surroundings, Ronda is an ideal place to visit from your Gaucin villa.

    The magnificent beach resorts of the Costa del Sol are just a half hours drive from holiday accommodation in Gaucin, with the resorts of Marbella, Mijas and Estepona easily accessible. With limitless beaches, exquisite restaurants and nightlife and more sport and leisure facilities than you can imagine, a day trip to the coast from the peace of a Gaucin cottage makes an excellent option.

    Weather in Gaucin, Spain

    With average temperatures annually remaining above 16˚C, there is never a bad time to take a Gaucin holiday villa to explore the mountains. Winter temperatures are very rarely below 12˚C.

    Flights to Gaucin, Spain

    Gaucin, despite its remote feel is only an hour from Gibraltar Airport (GIB), or an hour and a half from Malaga International Airport (AGP). Cheap flights to both airports leave from over 20 airports across the UK, and there are regular deals on cheap flights, especially to Malaga.

    Attractions in and around Gaucin

    First time in Gaucin and looking for things to do? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Selwo Adventure Park and Zoo de Castellar. Visitors searching for nearby landmarks can take a trip to Castillo del Aguila, Capuchin Convent and La Duquesa Castle. Yacimiento Arqueológico Ocvri and Club Tenis Bel Air are just a couple of activities around the area. Manantial Charco del Moro, Carlos III Fountain and Ermita de la Vera Cruz might be worth a visit during your stay. Why not also add Jimena de la Frontera Castle, Finca Cortesin Golf Club or Estepona Golf to your agenda?