Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon


Make a holiday villa in Castell-Platja d’Aro your home away from home

Castell-Platja d’Aro villas are in a lovely coastal town with fabulous sandy beaches, backed by steep wooded hills. This destination suits holidaymakers who value privacy, but still want access to all the fun and activities of a Mediterranean resort. Holiday homes in Castell-Platja d’Aro provide comforts like private pools and gardens, as well as thoughtful domestic facilities like Internet access, satellite TV and fully appointed kitchens. The gorgeous medieval city of Girona is 30 minutes away by car, and there are a wealth of opportunities for hiking, watersports, golf and much more close to villas in Castell-Platja d’Aro.

Things to do

-Beaches: The local coastline offers eight different beaches, varying in size and character. Best for families is La Platja Gran, a long, inviting arc of golden sand with superb access to the town’s amenities. A little less frequented are coves and hidden bays like Sa Conca and Sa Cova, which bookend La Platja Gran and boast transparent waters and sparser development.

-Outdoor fun: The town’s hinterland is rugged, wild and offers wonderful terrain for hikers and mountain bikers. There are caves, pine forests, peaks, romanesque churches and sweeping vineyards to admire. Many visitors make for the lookout at Roca Martina for exceptional views of the Mediterranean. Golfers have five courses within a half-hour drive, the closest being Masnou Platja d’Aro, featuring 18 holes and a pitch and putt course.

-Heritage: Benedormiens castle can be found close by and is open to visitors—it dates to the 11th century and has witnessed plenty of upheaval over the years, now serving as a local cultural centre. Just outside the town is Mas Daussá, a spectacular farmhouse that dates to the 1500s, while in Castell-Platja d’Aro there’s an interesting Doll Museum with a collection numbering several hundred and spanning a number of centuries.  

-Gastronomy: Empordà has a great reputation for its cuisine, which takes advantage of a location sandwiched between the Mediterranean and the Pyrenees, blending coastal refinement with rustic heartiness. Fish and seafood are important here, with eel, mussels, sea urchins, cuttlefish and anchovies central to many traditional soups and stews. Empordà is also an historic wine-growing region, with a variety of reds, whites and rosés under the local designation of origin label.

-Excursions: The city of Girona is well worth the simple drive north thanks to its spellbinding historical wealth and unique character. It sits on the Onyar River and has kept its original medieval street plan and much of its architecture. You can walk a section of the old defensive walls, visit a preserved Jewish quarter, cross the Onyar to see the city’s beautiful riverside houses and enjoy Girona’s religious heritage at the intact Cathedral and collegiate church of Sant Feliu.

Weather in Castell-Platja d’Aro

Conditions in this part of Catalonia are Mediterranean. Around Castell-Platja d’Aro holiday homes, temperatures are high in summer, when they reach above 30°C on a regular basis in July and August. As the summer wears on conditions can get a little damper, with October being one of the wettest seasons of the year. By November the weather is mild, with highs of about 18°C. The coldest month in January, but with highs of 13°C, temperatures are still mild by British standards and there’s also considerably more sunshine.

Travel to Castell-Platja d’Aro

Castell-Platja d’Aro is little more than half an hour from Girona Airport (GRO), which serves the northeastern part of Catalonia. The airport has lots of links to the UK, receiving plenty of flights in the summer, mostly with budget brands. By road, visitors can take the C-65 southeast for about half an hour to get to a holiday rental in Castell-Platja d’Aro. There’s also a large bus network provided by the private company Sarfa, with links to neighbouring resorts and Girona airport.

Cancel Clear Filters Apply Filters
More Filters

Price Per Night

£ £

Bedrooms

Bathrooms

Payment Options

Property Type

Popular Searches

Facilities

Location Type

Local Area

Property Details

Clear Filters
Use filters to narrow your search results!
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 452 sq. ft.
avg/night
Premier Partner
4
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • 1076 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(34 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
34
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 430 sq. ft.
avg/night
4
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 1022 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.5/5
(26 reviews)
avg/night
26
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 968 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.4/5
(29 reviews)
avg/night
29
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 538 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
6
  • 3 BR Villa
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • 1829 sq. ft.
Exceptional! 5/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
15
  • 3 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 1076 sq. ft.
avg/night
1
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • 645 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.7/5
(39 reviews)
avg/night
39
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 516 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.7/5
(18 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
18
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 645 sq. ft.
avg/night
3
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 624 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.7/5
(33 reviews)
avg/night
33
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 538 sq. ft.
Exceptional! 5/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
11
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 807 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(52 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
52
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 538 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.4/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
14
  • 4 BR Villa
  • 4 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • 2152 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(19 reviews)
View details for price
19
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 914 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(48 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
48
  • 3 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 1937 sq. ft.
avg/night
1
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 699 sq. ft.
avg/night
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 484 sq. ft.
avg/night
4
  • 3 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 914 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.5/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
14
Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
  • 5 BR House
  • 3 BA
  • 2690 sq. ft.
avg/night
4
  • 2 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 861 sq. ft.
avg/night
3
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 1076 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(49 reviews)
avg/night
49
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 1022 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(58 reviews)
avg/night
58
  • 3 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • 1614 sq. ft.
Very Good! 4.2/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
6
  • 3 BR Condo
  • 2 BA
  • 968 sq. ft.
avg/night
3
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 753 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.5/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
13
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 667 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(66 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
66
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 452 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(45 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
45
  • 2 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 645 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
22
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
  • 1076 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.5/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
6
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 559 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.7/5
(25 reviews)
avg/night
25
  • 2 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 592 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.5/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
10
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 914 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(12 reviews)
avg/night
12
  • 3 BR Villa
  • 2 BA
Excellent! 4.7/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
7
  • 4 BR Villa
  • 3 BA
  • 2152 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.6/5
(29 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
29
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 2 BA
avg/night
2
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR Villa
  • 2 BA
  • 2045 sq. ft.
avg/night
Premier Partner
1
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR House
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • 1614 sq. ft.
Exceptional! 5/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
7
  • 3 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 914 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.7/5
(20 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
20
  • 4 BR House
  • 2 BA
  • 1668 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.7/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
6
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 538 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
31
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 538 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.7/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
13
  • 2 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 645 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(44 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
44
  • 4 BR Villa
  • 3 BA
  • 2690 sq. ft.
Exceptional! 5/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
5
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
  • 5 BR Villa
  • 4 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • 7750 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
11
  • 3 BR Villa
  • 3 BA
  • 2152 sq. ft.
Excellent! 4.4/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
21
  • 3 BR House
  • 1 BA
  • 645 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(42 reviews)
avg/night
Premier Partner
42
  • 1 BR Apartment
  • 1 BA
  • 592 sq. ft.
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
5

Castell-Platja d'Aro Holiday Apartments & Villas (300+)

Recent Reviews

A great week in Sant Feliu de Guixols

5 of 5
We thought the apartment was very good - well equipped, good air conditioning, and a great location - a short walk to the beaches and town centre. We had a really enjoyable week! Dave and Lyn were very welcoming, and went out of their way to accommodate us - which we really appreciated.
  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2018
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2018

Wunderschöner Urlaub!

5 of 5
Wir ( 4 Erwachsene, 2 Kinder, 1 Hund) hatten eine fantastische Zeit in dem wunderschönen Haus. Das Haus ist perfekt ausgestattet und man hat einen wunderbaren Blick aufs Meer. Der Kontakt mit der Vermieterin war sehr herzlich. Wir kommen gerne wieder!
  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2018
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2018