Where to stay around Monells?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,079 holiday lettings near Monells. From 354 Villas to 259 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Monells for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Tossa de Mar Beach: 6,004 holiday lettings
  • Pals Beach: 9,907 holiday lettings
  • Tamariu Beach: 6,423 holiday lettings
  • Llafranc Harbour: 6,806 holiday lettings
  • Costa Brava Golf Club: 7,465 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 354 Villas in Monells. Our other popular types of Monells holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 259 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 106 self catering accommodations
  • Country houses: 16 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent beach rentals in Monells?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 246 beach rentals in Monells. You have also many other possibilities in Monells area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 200 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 111 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 28 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Monells?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 748 holiday homes with pool available in Monells. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday cottage in Monells your home away from home

    Monells holiday homes are in and around a gorgeous medieval village amid idyllic countryside, so if you’re searching HomeAway for an unspoiled setting for rural tourism then this destination could be perfect for you. A short way from the Costa Brava, Monells holiday cottages are historic, built from limestone, and with lots of genuine features like towers, vaulted ceilings and wooden beams. Private pools complete the sense of luxury, making sure your downtime here will be a soothing complement to the thrilling array of activities available all around Monells holiday accommodation.

    Things to do

    -Local heritage. The small village of Monells merits a walking trip to see arched alleys, beautiful ensemble of old stone buildings and it’s sleepy main square. A few kilometres west of Monells is the national historic-artistic monument, Peratallada. This small town is also famed for its medieval heritage, taking the form of charming stone passageways, an 11th Century castle and original rutted streets.

    -Walks. From Monells you can join the PR-C 103, a 14-kilometre circular hiking route that weaves its way into the neighbouring Gavarres mountain range, reaching the summit of Puig de’ Arques, the tallest peak in the area, with magnificent views. For more information about the many scenic local walks you could consult the tourism office in La Bisbal.

    -Beaches. The part of the Costa Brava closest to Monells has some of Spain’s best beaches. See Pals, loved for its two-kilometre stretch of fine, golden sand. It’s a beach that appeals to teenage beach-bums and families with younger children in tow. You can come here for windsurfing, kitesurfing, or any number of beach sports. Just up from there is L’Escala, which also boasts a large Greco-Roman archaeological site.

    -Gastronomy. Next to its countryside and beaches, the Costa Brava is a destination with a vibrant food culture, home to more than 2,500 restaurants. In Girona there’s El Celler de Can Roca, with three Michelin stars, and rated as one of the world’s top 50 restaurants. Traditional recipes include arroz negro, which is rice simmered with cuttlefish, prawns and died black with squid ink. Turnips are grown in various parts of northern Catalonia, and are combined with duck and game.

    -Girona. Girona is the closest major city, and undoubtedly warrants a sight-seeing expedition. There’s a noteworthy cathedral, hundreds of metres of original fortifications and the grey-stoned 14th Century Collegiate Church of Sant Feliu, which is a staggering feat of medieval Gothic architecture. On the banks of the Onyar River is another unique feature – colourful multi-storey houses best-viewed from the city’s bridges.

    Weather in Monells

    There’s a warm Mediterranean climate in this area of Catalonia. If you’re at a holiday cottage in Monells in July then rainy days will be few and far between, and temperatures during the day will normally get up to 29 degrees. As the season progresses there’s a bit more rainfall, which culminates during October, the wettest month of the year. Despite the cooler temperatures in winter clear skies are a year-round feature – there are almost a thousand more hours sunshine per year than in London.

    Travel to Monells

    Girona-Costa Brava Airport (GRO) is the nearest international airport to Monells. It’s a hub for one important low-cost airline, which offers a whole host of routes from the UK. Visiting a holiday home in Monells it would be a good idea to hire a car, as the airport is about 35 kilometres from the village and public transport options are in short supply. By road you can follow the AP-7 northwards past the city of Girona, taking exit no.6 and joining c-66 and then the GIV-6701 on the way to Corça.

    Activities and attractions in and around Monells

    Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Monells a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mas Oller (6.8 mi / 11 km)
    • Emporda Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
    • Mas Molla (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
    • Celler Can Sais (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
    • Golf Club d'Aro (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
    • Golf Girona (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Monells

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Monells is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • El Pou del Petroli (8 mi / 12.9 km)
    • Gola del Ter Beach (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
    • Sant Antoni de Calonge Beach (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
    • Pals Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
    • Cala del Raco dels Homes (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
    • Cala dels Capellans (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)