Where to stay around Illa de Arousa?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 306 holiday lettings near Illa de Arousa. From 142 apartments to 67 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 Illa de Arousa is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • O Con Do Forno Viewpoint: 751 holiday lettings
  • Major Beach: 811 holiday lettings
  • Palace of Rubianes: 761 holiday lettings
  • Playa de Areas: 834 holiday lettings
  • Castro de Barona: 484 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Illa de Arousa 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 Illa de Arousa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 142 apartments in Illa de Arousa. Our other popular types of Illa de Arousa holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 67 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 55 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 15 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 Illa de Arousa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 113 holiday homes with pool available in Illa de Arousa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in A Illa de Arousa, Spain, Your Home Away From Home

    Situated in the middle of the Arousa estuary, A Illa de Arousa is the only island municipality within the Galicia region of Spain, and is connected by a 2km long bridge with the mainland. It has a rich history, stretching back hundreds, if not thousands of years, and the sea, and making a living from it, are still important to this day. A holiday rental apartment in A Illa de Arousa offers the best way to experience this island, giving you a comfortable, homely base from which to relax and enjoy yourself.

    Things to Do on Holiday in A Illa de Arousa, Spain

    There are many things to do whilst on holiday in A Illa de Arousa, and a large majority of these, as you can imagine, revolve around the sea. Almost anything is possible here, such as water skiing, Scuba diving, windsurfing, snorkelling, kayaking and swimming. A hike around the island is easily possible, although cyclists may find things a little limited. A trip over to the mainland will cure any golf cravings that you may have, and other activities such as tennis and bowling are possible there.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in A Illa de Arousa, Spain

    The island with its areas of natural beauty will be the first place to be explored, but you may wish to visit the mainland whilst on holiday in A Illa de Arousa to see yet more sights. This area of Spain is much less developed than the more well-known Costas on the east and south coasts, and time spent simply driving through the countryside will reveal quaint untouched villages and beautiful beaches. There are also some interesting archaeological sites in the region, one of which is the Castro Santa Tegra near A Guarda.

    Weather in A Illa de Arousa, Spain

    The weather is always going to play an important part in any travel plans, and so you will be pleased to know that you can enjoy some fantastic weather during your holiday in A Illa de Arousa. The summer months are the most popular time of year to take self catering accommodation in A Illa de Arousa and with good reason – expect clear skies and temperatures in the high 20’s degrees Celsius. Even at night, it rarely dips below 20 degrees during this time. Rainfall is also minimal during this period, with no more than 40mm falling per month between June and August.

    Travel to A Illa de Arousa, Spain

    The closest airport to your holiday rental apartment in A Illa de Arousa is at Santiago de Compostela (SCQ), less than 40km away. This is a minor regional airport, and so no national flag carriers fly into here. Budget airline Ryanair do offer routes, though, and connect with the UK at London Stansted (STN). You could take a taxi from the airport to the island itself, but a rental car will give you more flexibility whilst on holiday in A Illa de Arousa.

    Sightseeing in and around Isla de Arosa

    Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Isla de Arosa a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Carreirón Natural Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Gil Armada Winery (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Fefinanes Palace Winery (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Cambados Sea Walk (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
    • Paseo Maritimo (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Granbazan Winery (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Isla de Arosa

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Isla de Arosa. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • O Con Do Forno Viewpoint (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Ría de Arousa (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Carreirón Natural Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Terron Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Cambados Sea Walk (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
    • Illote Ortigueira (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)