Where to stay around Penagos?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 338 holiday lettings near Penagos. From 125 apartments to 72 cottages, 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 Penagos is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Magdalena Beach: 639 holiday lettings
  • Mercado La Esperanza: 643 holiday lettings
  • Santander Ferry Terminal: 644 holiday lettings
  • Langre Beach: 617 holiday lettings
  • Santander Cathedral: 643 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Penagos 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 Penagos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 125 apartments in Penagos. Our other popular types of Penagos holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 72 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 69 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 27 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Penagos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 46 holiday homes with pool available in Penagos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental villa or apartment in Penagos, Spain your home away from home

    Penagos self-catering holiday accommodation is set in the region of Santander, not far from Cantabria’s coast. This is a part of the country that contrasts with many people’s notions about rural Spain. Here you’ll be in a landscape of vibrant greenery, with oak forests, grassy hills and undeveloped beaches that remain quiet even at the height of summer.

    Things to do in Penagos, Spain

    The main attraction at Penagos self-catering accommodation is the lovely scenery all around. You can embark on a hike or bike ride from your doorstep, finding quaint little villages, woodland and ancient monuments along the way. Less than four kilometres from Penagos self-catering apartments is the Cabarceno Nature Park, which is a zoo with a modern and sustainable twist. Species from all over the world are kept here, but have the freedom of huge enclosures that replicate their natural habitat.

    Head a little further inland from holiday accommodation in Penagos, and the landscape becomes more mountainous, and within a half hour drive you’ll be able to enjoy activities like fishing, canoeing and, if you’re feeling especially intrepid, rock-climbing.

    On the other hand you could go north from Penagos villas, to discover some of Spain’s most unspoiled beaches. The Cantabrian coast is home to some 70 beaches, a healthy portion of which are blue-flag rated. Santander’s beaches, including El Sardinero and Los Peligros are no more than 25 minutes by car, and offer clean sand and water despite the urban setting. The city is also home to some wonderful seafood restaurants, as well as stunning landmarks like the 12th Century cathedral and the Palacio Real de la Magdalena, a former royal residence.

    Places to visit on holiday in Penagos, Spain

    Towards the south of Cantabria is where you’ll encounter some of the country’s wildest landscapes. The Picos de Europa National Park comprises a mountain range that spans much of northern Spain. Meanwhile if you take the hour’s drive south from Penagos holiday accommodation you’ll come the Ebro Reservoir, which is a great water sports destination in summer, and in the winter offers skiing at the Alto Campoo resort.

    Weather in Penagos, Spain

    In this part of Spain there’s a little more rainfall than the national average. The extra precipitation is what nourishes the wonderful greenery all around Penagos holiday rentals. Summers here tend to be pleasantly warm, with perfect temperatures for getting out and exploring. In the winter you can expect snow on the higher ground.

    Cheap flights to Penagos, Spain

    The nearest international airport to Penagos self-catering holiday apartments is Santander (SDR), which regular flights to and from London-Stansted (STN) via Ryanair.

    Activities and attractions in and around Penagos

    Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Penagos a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Campo Municipal de Golf de La Junquera (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
    • Plaza de Canadio (9 mi / 14.6 km)
    • Los Machucos (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
    • Zoo de la Magdalena (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
    • Forestal Park Santander (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Club de Golf Matelenas (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Penagos

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Penagos is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cabarceno Natural Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • Isla de Pedrosa (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
    • Ensenada de San Bartolomé (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
    • El Monte (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
    • La Marga Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
    • Parque del Doctor Morales (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)