Where to stay around Garrucha?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 870 holiday lettings near Garrucha. From 558 apartments to 158 villas, 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 Garrucha is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mojacar Beach: 1,038 holiday lettings
  • Desert Springs Golf Club: 1,069 holiday lettings
  • Valle del Este Golf Club: 1,064 holiday lettings
  • Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park: 287 holiday lettings
  • Playa Macenas Golf Resort: 1,023 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 558 apartments in Garrucha. Our other popular types of Garrucha holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 158 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 121 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 19 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Garrucha?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 753 holiday homes with pool available in Garrucha. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

    Garrucha is a fantastic place to be. One of the few remaining fishing towns that have not lost their character to mass tourism on the Costa de Almeria, Spain, Garrucha has gained a reputation as being the ‘sun and seafood’ capital of Andalucia, with only the freshest fish being served, caught straight off the shores of the town.

    Things to do in Garrucha, Spain

    As a famous fishing port, there are a huge number of opportunities to head out into the Mediterranean to catch a record fish, but it is the beaches in Garrucha that really capture the imagination. The palm lined bay is lined by wonderfully soft sands, perfect for a host of sports, or simply relaxing on, soaking in the Mediterranean sunshine.

    The glorious sandy beaches in Garrucha stretch as far as the eye can see, and this is the only town beach that has been awarded the European Blue Flag for cleanliness and safety. There is a 2km promenade filled with Garrucha jet ski and boat hire centres, cafes and little shops selling all the equipment needed for a full day of fun on the beaches in Garrucha. Snorkelling in Garrucha is particularly good fun due to the wealth of marine life and clear waters of the Mediterranean. If you would like to try scuba diving, there are some fantastic Garrucha snorkelling and scuba diving centres to choose from too, catering for all levels of ability and experience.

    The restaurants in Garrucha are absolutely magnificent, famous throughout the region, and very proud of their wares. The seafood restaurants are particularly special, serving the freshest red prawns you will be able to find anywhere in Europe. The irresistible smell of cooked fish spills out over the beaches in Garrucha during the evenings, which is almost impossible to ignore! If you would like to try your hand at cooking Mediterranean seafood, the daily fish market in the evening is the only place to start.

    There are three fantastic championship golf courses to choose from whilst staying in a self catering Garrucha holiday rental, all of which are within 10km of the town centre. The Marina de la Torre Golf course is just 2km away, offering 18 holes of testing golf to anyone who can provide a handicap certificate.

    If you are lucky enough to be able to rent a holiday rental in Garrucha during the second week of August, the Garrucha Festival will make your holiday an absolute delight. Each night is a festival of music, dancing and food.

    Places to visit on holiday to Garrucha, Spain

    The most popular resort in the area is the fantastic beach resort of Mojacar Playa. The 5km beach promenade is filled with entertainment centres and water sports options, and the whole town seems to move to the sound of live music.

    Weather in Garrucha, Spain

    The weather in Garrucha is sublime, with a staggering 320 days of sunshine a year. Average monthly temperatures in the summer reach 27˚C, with daily peaks almost guaranteed to be well into the mid 30’s daily from June until early September. Even during the depths of winter, average temperatures are usually above 15˚C during the day.

    Travel to Garrucha, Spain

    A villa rental in Garrucha can be reached in just 45 minutes from Almeria Airport (LEI). There are many flights from across the UK to Almeria, provided by a large range of airlines. Airport transfers are quite expensive from Almeria, but rental car hire is surprisingly cheap.

    Activities and attractions in Garrucha

    Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Garrucha a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mojacar Marina Golf Club (2 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Desert Springs Golf Club (5 mi / 8 km)
    • Playa Macenas Golf Resort (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Garrucha

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Garrucha. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Playa de la Fábrica (4.4 mi / 7 km)
    • La Entrevista Beach (13.6 mi / 22 km)
    • Playa de los Muertos (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
    • Cabo de Gata Natural Park (25.2 mi / 40.5 km)