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

Holidaymakers looking for a fascinating place to visit in a warm climate should try the Avila Province in Spain. Located in the central/western part of the country, this is a lovely area 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 Avila Province, Spain

This province has some wonderful scenic views that holidaymakers can enjoy by walking, horse riding or cycling. Energetic holidaymakers will find many places available for sporting activities such as swimming and tennis and there are also numerous golf courses in the province including Camp de Golf de Candeleda. There are ample opportunities for various types of angling such as freshwater and fly fishing. Avila Province has numerous restaurants, bars and cafes serving traditional Spanish fare as well as some other international cuisine. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase excellent locally produced food and drink as well as handcrafted gifts and souvenirs from local markets and shops.

Places to visit on holiday to Avila Province, Spain

This province of Spain has many fantastic and interesting places to visit including the capital city, Avila. Here there are some delightful religious buildings including the 12th-15th century cathedral, the Romanesque churches of San Pedro and San Vicente as well as the Monastery of Santo Tomas. Other impressive buildings in Avila include the Basilica de San Vicente and the 16th century palace called Palacio de Don Diego del Aguila. There are several museums in the city too such as the Museum of Oriental Art and the Museum of Natural Sciences. Madrid is only 90 minutes away from Avila and is a fantastic city to take a day trip to and has many more museums, galleries and wonderful buildings.

Weather in Avila Province, Spain

The warmest time of the year to visit the province of Avila is generally July and August when the average high is 28 degrees centigrade. In the winter months the average high temperatures are about 8 degrees centigrade but can fall to just around 2 degrees. Summers are quite dry with July and August seeing the least amount of rainfall with an average of only 17mm in each month. May is generally the wettest month with an average of 50mm but the rain is fairly evenly spread through most of the year.

Travel to Avila Province, Spain

Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD) is approximately one and a half hour’s drive from the province capital city of Avila. 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.

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                                                                                                      Ávila Province Holiday Cottages & Apartments (300+)

                                                                                                       

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                                                                                                      Fabulous seclusion!

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                                                                                                      We had a great holiday. The house was lovely and homely, the grounds and views were amazing. We were two families of four and there was plenty of space everywhere for us all. It was so peaceful (until our children started running around causing chaos!). Juan was excellent - he took the children to collect the eggs on the first day and meet the animals (which was then a feature of each day following!), was incredibly helpful when we had any queries, were planning little walking trips or going out on bikes etc. - he really helped enhance our holiday experience. The pool, table tennis, badminton and golf facilities meant there was plenty of outdoor fun to keep us all entertained. The bikes were great for a trip into Guisando. Picking and eating cherries straight from the trees was a big highlight of my trip! The surrounding area was beautiful for little walks through the pine forests in the mountains. All in all we had a brilliant time, loved the house and the surrounding area and were sad to be leaving!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Aug 02, 2014
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2014