Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Ávila

Come and experience Ávila and its cathedral, history and monuments. Travellers appreciate the museums in this trendy city. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in San Lorenzo de El Escorial

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes San Lorenzo de El Escorial 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:

  • Real Club de Golf La Herreria (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Forestal Park Madrid-Guadarrama (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Nuevo Club de Golf de Madrid (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Aquopolis (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Aventura Amazonia Cercedilla (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • La Dehesa Golf Club (13.1 mi / 21 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of San Lorenzo de El Escorial

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, San Lorenzo de El Escorial is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Friars' Garden (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Prince's House (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Parque Recreativo Las Berceas (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Parque de Paris (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • San Juan Reservoir (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Penalara Mountain (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around San Lorenzo de El Escorial

Fly into Madrid (MAD-Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas), the closest airport, located 31.6 mi (50.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Province of Ávila?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 833 holiday lettings around Province of Ávila. From 446 cottages to 446 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Province of Ávila?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Province of Ávila. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Poyales del Hoyo: 112 holiday homes
  • Guisando: 165 holiday homes
  • Burgohondo: 114 holiday homes
  • Piedralaves: 116 holiday homes
  • La Adrada: 134 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Province of Ávila! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Province of Ávila?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Province of Ávila with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Poyales del Hoyo: 112 holiday lettings
  • Guisando: 165 holiday lettings
  • Burgohondo: 114 holiday lettings
  • Piedralaves: 116 holiday lettings
  • La Adrada: 134 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Province of Ávila?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Province of Ávila are:

  • Avila (AVJ-Avila Bus Station): 180 self catering accommodations
  • Talavera de la Reina (QWT): 39 self catering accommodations
  • Salamanca Airport (SLM): 196 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Province of Ávila? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Province of Ávila. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Palacio de Polentinos: 181 holiday rentals
  • Museo de Adolfo Suarez y la Transicion: 264 holiday rentals
  • Castro Celta de El Raso: 277 holiday rentals
  • Candeleda Plaza: 217 holiday rentals
  • Castillo de Don Alvaro de Luna: 202 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Province of Ávila listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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