Find the best place to stay — Tarragona

Where to stay around Tarragona?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,866 holiday lettings near Tarragona. From 3,458 apartments to 1,478 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 Tarragona is on HomeAway.

What are the main cities to discover in Tarragona?

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

  • Salou: 3,016 holiday lettings
  • Cambrils: 3,888 holiday lettings
  • Reus: 2,957 holiday lettings
  • La Pineda: 2,761 holiday lettings
  • Miami Platja: 4,331 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 Tarragona?

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 Tarragona are:

  • Reus Airport (REU): 4,495 self catering accommodations
  • Reus (EER-Reus Train Station): 4,378 self catering accommodations
  • Tarragona (QGN-Camp de Tarragona Train Station): 3,809 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 Tarragona?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Tarragona. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • PortAventura Theme Park: 4,454 holiday rentals
  • Aquopolis Costa Dorada: 4,411 holiday rentals
  • Cambrils Beach: 4,930 holiday rentals
  • Llevant Beach: 4,476 holiday rentals
  • Capellans Beach: 4,499 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tarragona listed on HomeAway 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.

Make a holiday rental, home or villa in Tarragona Province, Costa Dorada your home away from home

Tarragona is a southern province of Catalonia, Spain. With a Mediterranean coastline, the Costa Dorada is a popular beach holiday destination, but Tarragona Province is more than a one dimensional beach resort. As well as magnificent scenery, sport and food, Tarragona has a great culture of fiesta’s and carnivals, with about one a month, the street dancing will flow right past the door of your Tarragona villa!

Places to holiday in Tarragona, Spain

The city of Tarragona is considered the most important Roman settlement in the whole of Spain. The Amfitheatre Roma is a magnificent monument, and the Muralla or town walls, aqueduct and city gates are well worth a visit, and there are a number of Roman villas in Tarragona, but for information and an insight into the Roman history of Tarragona, the Archaeological Museum and the Museu Necropolis have all the answers. Tarragona also boasts some magnificent beaches, and the further around the Costa Dorada you walk from your self catering Tarragona property, the more delightful little coves you will discover. Playa El Torn is a nice little beach in Tarragona, and is strictly naturist.

Barcelona is just a short train journey from Tarragona, and a self catering property in Tarragona not only provides a magnificent holiday, but allows you the flexibility to explore Barcelona’s famous sight, sounds and tastes, and the beautiful Catalonia region.

Things to do on a Tarragona, Spain holiday

Tarragona is the ‘Balcony of Europe’, as the cliff top from which Tarragona is set gives a huge panoramic view of Europe. Due to its Roman origins, Tarragona and the villas in Tarragona are the most elegant in the Iberian Peninsula. The town can easily be explored on foot, although it is on a steep hill, from the beach to the Cathedral at the top of the Balcony is a long way up!

From Tarragona’s Costa Dorada beaches, sunbathing, sailing, windsurfing, rowing, water skiing and scuba diving are hugely popular activities, and facilities are available from the main tourist beaches all along the Costa Dorada.

To see a famous Catalan human pyramid, some as high as a 5 story Tarragona hotel, the Sant Magi festival in mid-August will not disappoint!

Tarragona Province has a huge wealth of natural beauty. The wetland Delta del Ebre Nature Park, Portes de Tortosa-Besseit National Reserve and the Prades Mountains offer magnificent natural settings for walkers, mountain bikers, nature lovers and mountain climbers. The Serra Del Monstant Mountains however are the jewel in Tarragona’s crown. The ‘mountains of peace’ are accessible only by foot or bike, and have an incredible relaxed, timeless atmosphere and magnificent wildlife.

Weather in Tarragona, Spain

During the summer, the Costa Dorada has daily average temperatures of around 25°C, with a constant refreshing sea breeze, which makes a Tarragona holiday rental ideal for windsurfing, sailing and kite boarding. Winters here are always mild, rarely dropping below 10°C.

Travel to Tarragona, Spain

The nearest airport to the Tarragona Province is Barcelona Reus Airport (REU), and is very close to the popular resort of Salou on the Costa Dorada. There are a huge number of deals on cheap flights to Tarragona from the UK, especially Glasgow (GLA), Liverpool (LIV) andLondonAirports.