Destination guide

The rustic area of Monachil awaits your stay

The countryside and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Monachil. This trendy city is known for its skiing, spas and cocktail bars. Alhambra and Generalife are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Monachil

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Monachil a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sierra Nevada Ski Resort (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Aquaola (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Fun Park Serrallo Plaza (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Granada Golf Club (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Monachil

Monachil is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in May, November, September or April, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 1°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Monachil

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Monachil is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Generalife (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Mirador de San Nicolas (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Hoya de Pedraza Botanical Garden (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Los Cahorros (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Quentar Dam (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Zaidin Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Monachil

The nearest airport is in Granada (GRX-Federico Garcia Lorca), located 17.8 mi (28.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Monachil?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,133 holiday lettings around Monachil. From 228 Houses to 655 Flats, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Monachil?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Monachil:

  • Figares: 357 holiday homes
  • Central District: 537 holiday homes
  • Albaicín: 503 holiday homes
  • Carretera de la Sierra: 143 holiday homes
  • San Pedro: 485 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Monachil?

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

  • Hoya de Pedraza Botanical Garden: 1,390 holiday lettings
  • Los Cahorros: 1,351 holiday lettings
  • Granada (YJG-Granada Train Station): 1,167 holiday lettings
  • Alhambra: 1,172 holiday lettings
  • Granada Cathedral: 1,178 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Monachil 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 Houses in Monachil?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 228 Houses in Monachil. Our other popular types of Monachil holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 655 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 147 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 48 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 Monachil?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 295 holiday homes with pool available in Monachil. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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