Find the best place to stay — Tarragona

Where to stay around Tarragona?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,114 holiday lettings near Tarragona. From 2,292 apartments to 411 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Tarragona?

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 Tarragona:

  • La Móra: 50 holiday homes
  • Cap de Salou: 378 holiday homes
  • Playa y Fiesta: 67 holiday homes
  • Els Masos: 102 holiday homes
  • Etersa: 170 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 Tarragona?

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

  • Tarragona Marina: 4,561 holiday lettings
  • Tarragona Cathedral: 4,542 holiday lettings
  • Monumento a los Castellers: 4,555 holiday lettings
  • Pont del Diable: 4,464 holiday lettings
  • Tarragona Amphitheatre: 4,558 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,292 apartments in Tarragona. Our other popular types of Tarragona holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 411 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 217 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 61 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 Tarragona?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,735 holiday homes with pool available in Tarragona. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Tarragona, Spain, Your Home Away From Home

    The bustling, historic city of Tarragona is situated in the province of the same name in the Catalonia region of Spain. A Tarragona holiday is favoured by many travellers as there are plenty of ancient sights to see as well as many great activities to be enjoyed in both the city and the surrounding area. A Tarragona holiday rental apartment will not only offer stunning views of the Balearic Sea it comes equipped with all of the comforts you need for a truly restful trip.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Tarragona, Spain

    The biggest advantage of a Tarragona holiday is that there are numerous activities and attractions within the city to keep you occupied for the length of your stay. In terms of physical activities, the likes of swimming, sailing, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, windsurfing, walking, cycling, golf, tennis, volleyball, horse riding and archery. Tarragona is also renowned for its Roman ruins and visitors can spend a few days viewing the various sights such as the Roman Forum, the Palace of Augustus, the amphitheatre and the Tower of the Scipios.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Tarragona, Spain

    If you have time to spare on your wonderful Tarragona holiday to visit other areas then it is recommended that you take the two and a half hour journey to the city of Zaragoza. The city sits on the banks of the River Ebro and has a varied historical past. Amongst the sights worth seeing whilst visiting Zaragoza are the Basilica of Our Lady of The Pillar, the Cathedral of San Salvador and several 14th century churches that are designated as World heritage Sites. Probably the most popular attraction, just on the outskirts of the city, is the Aljaferia Castle which is a fortified Islamic palace that was built in the 11th century.

    Weather in Tarragona, Spain

    We all like to have wonderful weather on our holidays and so you will be pleased to hear that if you book a Tarragona holiday you can expect to enjoy a typical Mediterranean climate. June through to September are usually the warmest months of the year, which sees visitors relaxing in temperatures of around 28 degrees Celsius on the hottest days. The winter months of December, January and February see the daytime temperature drop to anywhere between 8 and 14 degrees Celsius. The average annual rainfall amount for the city is 17 inches.

    Travel to Tarragona, Spain

    Travellers on a Tarragona holiday can begin their trip by arriving at Reus Airport (REU) which is on the outskirts of the city of Reus, approximately 6 miles by bus or car from the centre of Tarragona. Passengers can leave the UK from various UK airports including Manchester (MAN), London Luton (LTN), Cardiff (CWL), Birmingham (BHX) and Glasgow (GLA). Airlines that offer regular flights deals to Reus Airport include Jet2, Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomson Airways, Ryanair and BMI Baby.

    Activities and attractions in Tarragona

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Tarragona has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • PortAventura Theme Park (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
    • PortAventura Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Aquopolis Costa Dorada (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • Lumine Mediterránea Beach Club & Golf Community (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Ferrari Land (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
    • Karting Altafulla (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Tarragona

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Tarragona is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Llevant Beach (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
    • Cambrils Beach (10 mi / 16.1 km)
    • Camp de Mart (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
    • L'Arrabassada Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Llarga Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Cala Fonda (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)