Destination guide

Travel to historical Ponferrada

Enjoy the area's monuments, museums and history with a rental holiday home in Ponferrada. Revered for its bars, shopping and restaurants, this city is both walkable and welcoming. 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.


Activities and attractions in Ponferrada

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Ponferrada has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bodega del Abad (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Vino del Bierzo Winery (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Pittacum Winery (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Dominio de Tares (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Prada a Tope Winery (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Castro Ventoso (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ponferrada

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Ponferrada is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Las Medulas (10.2 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Sanabria Lake Natural Park (29.2 mi / 46.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Ponferrada

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Ponferrada Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ponferrada?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 87 holiday lettings around Ponferrada. From 17 Houses to 18 Flats, 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 Ponferrada?

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

  • Plaza del Ayuntamiento: 99 holiday lettings
  • Iglesia Mozárabe de Peñalba de Santiago: 79 holiday lettings
  • Museo del Bierzo: 99 holiday lettings
  • Ponferrada Station: 99 holiday lettings
  • Basilica de la Encina: 99 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ponferrada 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 Houses in Ponferrada?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 17 Houses in Ponferrada. Our other popular types of Ponferrada holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 48 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ponferrada?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Ponferrada. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.