Where to stay around La Herradura?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,187 holiday lettings near La Herradura. From 1,071 apartments to 566 villas, 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 La Herradura is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to La Herradura?

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 La Herradura:

  • Oasis del Capistrano: 525 holiday homes
  • Urbanización Punta Lara: 108 holiday homes
  • Chimenea: 832 holiday homes
  • Urbanización Ladera del Mar: 106 holiday homes
  • Urbanización La Noria: 159 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 La Herradura?

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

  • Nerja Beach: 3,720 holiday lettings
  • Burriana Beach: 3,583 holiday lettings
  • Las Americas Park: 1,257 holiday lettings
  • Almunecar Beach: 3,326 holiday lettings
  • Carabeo Beach: 3,704 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around La Herradura 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 La Herradura?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,071 apartments in La Herradura. Our other popular types of La Herradura holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 566 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 422 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 50 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 La Herradura?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,600 holiday homes with pool available in La Herradura. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental apartment or villa in La Herradura, Spain your home away from home

    The tourist capital of the Costa Tropical, Spain, is the area surrounding La Herradura and neighbouring Almunecar. Although the Costa is far less known that its famous neighbour, the Costa del Sol, La Herradura, Spain is no less exciting than any of its Costa del Sol counterparts. Lying in the shadow of the Sierra Nevada, La Herradura is a hugely attractive village on an even more pleasant crescent shaped bay.

    Things to do in La Herradura, Spain

    With 19km of varied coastline, visitors to La Herradura holiday villas are spoilt for choice when it comes to beaches. With small secluded coves covered in sand, shingle and pebble beaches or large, fine sand beaches where water sports thrive, you are certain to find your little peace of heaven by the sea from La Herradura accommodation. Of the vast number of water sports available, scuba diving is one of the most popular, exploring the underwater world off the coast of La Herradura. When staying in a La Herradura holiday villa, rent windsurfing or sailing equipment or enjoy water skiing and para-sailing.

    La Herradura is not only a beach resort. Rural tourism and agro tourism has begun to take off in La Herradura. The rich natural landscape is perfect for horse riding, (the stables in Taramay offer trekking, lessons and excursions), hiking and mountain biking. There are moderate trails or tough mountain trails into the Sierra Nevada for all three sports. Alternatively, you can take to the skies and try parapenting.

    Golfing holidays to La Herradura are not the most well catered for, but if you are looking for a round one afternoon, the 18 hole golf course at Granada is an hour away, or there are two spectacular 9 hole courses closer by at Salobrena.

    Evenings from a La Herradura holiday villa can be spent in a huge number of ways. There is frequent evening entertainment during the summer, and a range of fiestas which spring up throughout the year. Year round, La Herradura has jazz bars, nightclubs and bars which can become very lively!

    Places to go on holiday in La Herradura, Spain

    Almunecar, the sister resort to La Herradura delights visitors on three fronts. The beaches are a major draw, and have made Almunecar a vibrant holiday destination, and the rich history from the Roman ruins to the mediaeval castle of San Miguel and Almunecar make for fascinating viewing. However, it is the huge Loro Sexi Bird Park which draws the majority of visitors to a self catering La Herradura villa to make the trip around the coast.

    Salobrena is a picturesque whitewashed village which sits in the shadow of a dominant Moorish castle. The fine beaches and idyllic traditional lay out have made Salobrena a real tourist favourite, and snorkelling, diving, golf and fishing facilities on offer too.

    Weather in La Herradura, Spain

    Summers in La Herradura soar into the mid 30’s (°C) during the summer, with very little rain and mild evenings, perfect for enjoying the restaurants or simple soaking in the scenery from your La Herradura accommodation. Winters are very mild, averaging an amazing 18°C, which means that La Herradura villa rentals are a haven from the British wintertime.

    Travel to La Herradura, Spain

    Grenada Airport and Malaga (AGP) Airport are both within an hour of accommodation in La Herradura, and although Grenada is around 10km closer, there are more regular cheap flights to Malaga available, which increases both your travel options and the weight of your purse!

    Activities and attractions in La Herradura

    Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes La Herradura a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Aquarium Almunecar (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
    • Aqua Tropic Waterpark (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
    • Pena Escrita (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
    • Los Moriscos Club de Golf (10 mi / 16.1 km)
    • Los Moriscos Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
    • Ron Montero Winery (10.5 mi / 17 km)

    Seasonal weather in La Herradura

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 34°F.

    Exploring the natural landscape of La Herradura

    La Herradura is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in La Herradura. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Naturist beach of Cantarriján (2 mi / 3.2 km)
    • Ornitologico Loro Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Canuelo Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Almunecar Beach (3 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Nerja Caves (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
    • Burriana Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)