Where to stay around Olvan?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 178 holiday lettings near Olvan. From 102 cottages to 47 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Olvan 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 Olvan?

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

  • La Molina Ski Resort: 235 holiday lettings
  • Alp 2500: 236 holiday lettings
  • La Masella Ski Resort: 221 holiday lettings
  • Monestir de Santa Maria de l'Estany: 377 holiday lettings
  • Roc Blanc: 257 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Olvan 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 cottages in Olvan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 102 cottages in Olvan. Our other popular types of Olvan holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 47 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 10 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Olvan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 138 holiday homes with pool available in Olvan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental villa or cottage in Olvan, Spain your home away from home

    Olvan is a municipality in the province of Bergueda, which is known for its majestic landscapes at the foothills of the Pyrenees. There’s abundant natural beauty all around Olvan self-catering accommodation, with rivers, meadows, forests and gorges, while you’ll also be able to discover some picturesque towns and impressive historical landmarks.

    Things to do in Olvan, Spain

    There’s inspiring natural scenery all around holiday villas in Olvan. Perhaps the best place to go is Baga, which is the on the boundary of the Cadi Moixero Natural Park, a large expanse of mountain scenery. The park provides one of the last remaining habitats for the Iberian Lynx, and is a hotspot for outdoor activities like hiking and mountain biking. At Baga you’ll find an information centre offering advice on routes and attractions within the park.

    Baga is also well worth a visit in its own right, boasting a 10th Century monastery as well as a medieval old town encircled by 13th century defensive walls and an arcaded central square.

    A little closer to Olvan self-catering cottages is Berga, historically considered Catalonia’s gateway to the Pyrenees. The Portal de Santa Magdalena is a remnant of the town’s walls, while the Church of San Juan de Berga dates to the 13th Century and is famous for its vaulted ceilings.

    If you arrive at an Olvan holiday cottage in the winter months you’ll find the Port del Comte ski resort less than an hour away. It’s one of the top destinations in the Spanish Pyrenees and offers 40 kilometres of pistes served by 15 ski lifts.

    Places to visit on holiday in Olvan, Spain

    Olvan villas are little more than an hour by car from Barcelona, which lies about 100 kilometres to the south. This city offers a wealth of museums, famous landmarks, shopping and dining. A great place to start is the Ciutat Vella, which is home to stylish little restaurants and shops. It’s well worth taking the time to see some of Antoni Gaudi’s stunning modernist architecture, the best examples of which can be seen at Parc Guell and the Sagrada Familia church.

    Weather in Olvan, Spain

    On holiday in Bergueda you’ll encounter a continental Mediterranean climate. Winters in this region bring a fair of snow due to the high elevation, while summers around Olvan rental villas tend to be pleasantly warm, with relatively cool nights.

    Cheap flights to Olvan, Spain

    Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) sits about an hour from Olvan vacation accommodation, and can be reached from the UK via budget airlines like Ryanair, departing from Edinburgh (EDI) and Leeds-Bradford (LBA), and easyJet, which offers services from Bristol (BRS), Stansted (STN) and Luton (LUT).

    Activities and attractions in and around Olvan

    Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Olvan has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cement Museum (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
    • Les Fonts del Llobregat (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
    • Castellar de n'Hug Ski Resort (16 mi / 25.7 km)
    • Torrent Negre (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Olvan

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Olvan is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Font del Avellaner (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
    • Artigas Gardens (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
    • Montesquiu Castle Park (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
    • Pedraforca (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
    • Les Fonts del Llobregat (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)