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Choose a holiday rental for your Gran Alacant getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Gran Alacant with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Castle of Santa Barbara and Palmeral of Elche are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Gran Alacant

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Gran Alacant has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Municipal Aquarium of Santa Pola (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Pola Amusement Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Rio Safari Elche (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Manuel Martinez Valero Stadium (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Skate Park Monte Tossal (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Jose Rico Perez Stadium (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gran Alacant

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Gran Alacant. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palmeral of Elche (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Carabassi Beach (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Arenales Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Gran Playa (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Salinas de Santa Pola Nature Reserve (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • EL Pinet Beach (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gran Alacant

The nearest airport is in Alicante (ALC-Alicante Intl.), located 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gran Alacant?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,144 holiday lettings around Gran Alacant. From 63 villas to 214 houses, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Gran Alacant?

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 Gran Alacant:

  • San Antón: 397 holiday homes
  • Alicante City Centre: 253 holiday homes
  • San Juan Beach: 340 holiday homes
  • Campoamor: 358 holiday homes
  • Residencial Benimar: 79 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 Gran Alacant? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gran Alacant. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Alicante Harbour: 1,350 holiday lettings
  • Villamartin Golf Club: 4,979 holiday lettings
  • La Marquesa Golf: 4,426 holiday lettings
  • Torrevieja Harbour: 4,648 holiday lettings
  • Vistabella Golf: 4,777 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gran Alacant 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 Villas in Gran Alacant?

Yes, of course. offers 63 Villas in Gran Alacant. Our other popular types of Gran Alacant holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 214 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 753 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 53 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 Gran Alacant?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 507 holiday homes with pool available in Gran Alacant. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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