Where to stay around Sorbas?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 451 holiday lettings near Sorbas. From 173 apartments to 109 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sorbas 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 Sorbas?

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

  • Sorbas Caves: 1,006 holiday lettings
  • Pita Escuela: 1,059 holiday lettings
  • Mojacar Beach: 1,039 holiday lettings
  • Desert Springs Golf Club: 1,071 holiday lettings
  • Valle del Este Golf Club: 1,064 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 173 apartments in Sorbas. Our other popular types of Sorbas holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 109 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 109 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 39 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 Sorbas?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 308 holiday homes with pool available in Sorbas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Sorbas, Spain your home away from home

    Sorbas is a unique place to stay in Andalusia, best known for its overhanging houses above a dramatic gorge surrounded by the Rio Aguas which makes a natural moat. “Sorbas” means “pot of sand” and probably refers to the pottery industry which still thrives in the area.

    Things to Do in Sorbas, Andalusia

    Most visitors will want to see the potters at work in their studios in the area. The Sorbas potteries are known for their high quality goods which make great souvenirs. To the south of Sorbas holiday rentals is the Parque Natural de Karst en Yesos which has many caves with limestone stalactites and stalagmites in the arid desert-like landscape. Walking, climbing, caving and mountain biking can be enjoyed, as well as taking scenic drives to other small mountain villages. In mid-August the San Roque Festival takes place in Sorbas and is a great way to see the national costume, cultural cuisine, singing and dancing. At other times there is a small bar and restaurants in Sorbas but no real nightlife.

    Places to Visit Around Sorbas, Andalusia

    Nearby villages make a great day out from your holiday home in Sorbas. Explore Lucainena de las Torres, a cluster of white houses around a red-tiled church. It has a tiny village square and a winding main street. Nijar has an old Moorish quarter with tall buildings along narrow streets which create cool shade. Bedar is another charming village with stunning views of the surrounding countryside from its high position. Bedar prospered with many lead mines in the past and consequently has some fine architecture. Further afield Cuevas del Almanzora has many caves with natural features and a 16th century fortress which is now an art and history museum.

    Weather in Sorbas, Andalusia

    Holiday rental homes in Sorbas, Andalusia enjoy hot dry summers with average temperatures reaching 30°C (86°F) in August with almost zero rainfall. In the winter season there is more chance of a shower and daytime highs average 17-21°C (63-70°F). The shoulder seasons of March to June and September to November are very pleasant for enjoying outdoor activities in the area.

    Travel to Sorbas, Andalusia

    The nearest airport to Sorbas holiday rentals is Almeria (LEI) airport which is 58 km drive away. The airport is about 10 km east of Almeria city centre and has a high volume of tourists arriving daily from the UK and northern Europe as well as national flights. easyJet, BMI Baby, Monarch and Ryanair fly into Almeria airport daily and offer cheap flights from the UK while Iberia Airlines are the domestic airline carrier. A hire car is essential to reach Sorbas. Further afield is Murcia San Javier (MJV) Airport about 174 km drive away.

    Activities and attractions in Sorbas

    Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Sorbas a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Almeria Circuit (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Mariposario de Níjar (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
    • Playa Macenas Golf Resort (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
    • Mojacar Marina Golf Club (14.9 mi / 24 km)
    • Desert Springs Golf Club (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
    • Oasys MiniHollywood (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Sorbas

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sorbas is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sorbas Caves (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Playa de los Muertos (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
    • Cabo de Gata Natural Park (16.1 mi / 26 km)
    • Albardinal Botanical Garden (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
    • Playa de la Fábrica (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
    • La Isleta del Moro (20 mi / 32.3 km)