Where to stay around Cuenca?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 169 holiday lettings near Cuenca. From 71 cottages to 45 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cuenca 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 Cuenca?

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

  • Los Tiradores: 96 holiday lettings
  • Cuenca Station: 96 holiday lettings
  • Iglesia de San Pedro: 96 holiday lettings
  • San Pablo Footbridge: 96 holiday lettings
  • Cuenca Museum: 96 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 71 cottages in Cuenca. Our other popular types of Cuenca holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 32 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cuenca?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Cuenca. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Cuenca Province, Spain your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a fascinating place to visit in a warm climate should try the Cuenca Province in Spain. Located in the middle of Spain, this is a fantastic part of the country with many interesting things to do and see. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, apartments, villas, B&Bs and campsites.

    Things to do on holiday to Cuenca Province, Spain

    Cuenca Province offers terrific scenery that holidaymakers can enjoy by walking, horse riding and cycling. There are opportunities for more daring pursuits such as mountaineering and paragliding too. The province has numerous places for holidaymakers to enjoy swimming and tennis as well as several golf courses such as Villar de Olalla and Cuesta Blanca. The rivers and other waterways provide opportunities for anglers to try freshwater and fly fishing. Cuenca Province has many restaurants, bars and cafes offering mainly traditional Spanish fare. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase excellent locally produced food, drink and other provisions as well as various gifts and souvenirs from local markets and shops.

    Places to visit on holiday to Cuenca Province, Spain

    There are many wonderful sights and attractions in the province including at the capital city, Cuenca. Here holidaymakers will see numerous religious buildings such as Our Lady of Grace Cathedral and several churches. The Bishop’s Palace contains some tremendous religious art as part of its museum collection. The city has several other museums including the Archaeological Museum and the Museum of Science. Other significant sites in the city include Las Casas Colgadas, the castle and the Mangana Tower as well as some very pretty parks and gardens. Another pleasant place to visit in the province is Villanueva de la Jara, where there are some interesting buildings such as Nuestra Señora de la Asunción's parochial church. Madrid is just over two hour’s drive away from Cuenca and has many more fantastic places to visit.

    Weather in Cuenca Province, Spain

    The warmest time of the year to visit the province of Cuenca is generally July and August when the average high is 31 degrees centigrade. In the winter months the average high temperatures are about 10 degrees centigrade with lows of 5 degrees. Summers are quite dry with July and August seeing the least amount of rainfall with an average of only 16mm in each month. May is generally the wettest month with an average of 60mm but the rain is fairly evenly spread through most of the year.

    Travel to Cuenca Province, Spain

    Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD) is approximately a two hour and 10 minute’s drive from the province capital city of Cuenca. Flights arrive here from other Spanish cities as well as many international airports including Amsterdam (AMS), Athens (ATH), Beijing-Capital (PEK), Berlin-Tegel (TXL), Brussels (BRU), Dublin (DUB), Geneva (GVA), Lisbon (LIS), London-Gatwick (LGW), London-Heathrow (LHW), Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SVO), New York (JFK), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO), Vienna (VIE) and Washington-Dulles (IAD) amongst many others. Atesa International, Avis and Hertz are car hire companies with offices at Terminal 1 and 2.

    Activities and attractions in and around Cuenca

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Cuenca a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Los Tiradores (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Club de Golf Villar de Olalla (4 mi / 6.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Cuenca

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Cuenca is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ciudad Encantada (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
    • Escabas Lake (27.7 mi / 44.5 km)