Where to stay around L'Escala?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,450 holiday lettings near L'Escala. From 4,219 apartments to 1,311 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 L'Escala is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Empuries: 10,093 holiday lettings
  • Cap de Creus Natural Park North Entrance: 6,703 holiday lettings
  • Pals Beach: 10,312 holiday lettings
  • Tamariu Beach: 6,723 holiday lettings
  • Llafranc Harbour: 7,100 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around L'Escala 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 L'Escala?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 4,219 apartments in L'Escala. Our other popular types of L'Escala holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 1,311 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 662 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 112 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 L'Escala?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,745 holiday homes with pool available in L'Escala. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental apartment or villa rental in L’Escala, Spain your home away from home

    L’Escala is a beautiful fishing village whose appeal reaches past local fishermen and into the international tourist arena. Located on the South of the beautiful Golfo de Roses on the Costa Brava, L’Escala is a beautiful beach resort, surrounded by the sea and open farmland, which gives the town a very natural, peaceful feel.

    Things to do on holiday in L’Escala, Spain

    L’Escala’s appeal stems from both its charming atmosphere and delightful location. The wide, sandy beaches of Riells and Montgo are within a short walk of any L’Escala villa rental, and are delightfully attractive places to relax and feel the soft sand beneath your feet. All the beaches in the area have been awarded the European Blue Flag for safety and cleanliness, so you can be safe in the knowledge that any beach you manage to find from your L’Escala holiday accommodation will be suitable for bathing.

    The L’Escala marina is easily found at the front of the town, and is the main location from which you will find water sports facilities from an apartment in L’Escala. Sailing lessons and boat hire can be arranged from here as well as windsurfing, scuba diving, water skiing, deep sea fishing and scenic boat trips.

    Behind the town, the open countryside is perfect for taking a brisk walk after a large meal in one of the fresh seafood restaurants around the marina. Within a few miles is the third largest wetland area in Spain, which attracts an enormous number of bird species, making it a magnificent place to walk.

    Within an hour’s drive of any L’Escala villa rental you can find 8 golf courses. Each one has its own style and layout, creating different challenges for golfers. The glorious climate of L’Escala means that the golf course are open all year round, and apart from other visitors escaping the British winter, you will have the courses much to yourself from October until April.

    Many people will know L’Escala due to the archaeological treasure that is the Roman settlement of Ampurias, just a short distance outside the town. The wonderfully preserved mosaics which can still be seen are simply beautiful and really make you think.

    Places to holiday in L’Escala, Spain

    When you land in Girona Airport, it is well worth taking a few hours exploring the city. It is a hugely elegant city, centred on a magnificently well preserved medieval old town. The massive carnival in May and the September Jazz Festival are particularly good times to discover Girona, although there are enough great restaurants and fashionable shops to keep you engaged at any time of year!

    Weather in L’Escala, Spain

    The long hot summers in Catalonia mean that beach holidays in L’Escala can be taken in style from early May until late September, with average temperatures hovering around 26°C, and daily peaks reach over 30°C. Even during the winter, temperatures remain above 15°C, perfect for golfing holidays.

    Flights to L’Escala, Spain

    Just half an hour from Girona Airport (GRO), L’Escala holiday rentals are easily reached. There are flights to Girona from 14 British airports, and for great deals on cheap flights, try RyanAir.

    Activities and attractions in and around L'Escala

    Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes L'Escala a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Emporda Golf Club (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
    • Pitch and Putt Castello Empuribrava (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Butterfly Park Empuriabrava (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
    • Aqua Brava (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
    • Mas Oller (12 mi / 19.4 km)
    • Golf Club Peralada (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in L'Escala

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, L'Escala is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Roses Beach (9.9 mi / 16 km)
    • Cadaques Beach (14 mi / 22.5 km)
    • Cala Viuda (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Cala de Baix de Cols (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Platja de Can Sopa (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Cala Formatge (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)