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Make a holiday rental home or villa in El Palmar, Spain your home away from home

The beaches of the Costa de la Luz are often regarded as some of the very best in Spain, and El Palmar is arguably the best surfing beach on this stretch of coast. Just a short walk from the beach are a number of amenities and high quality holiday rental options, meaning travel time is cut down and surfing time is increased. The beach hosts the national surfing championships every March, so book early if you plan to visit during this month of the year.

Things to do in El Palmar, Spain

Surfing is the main activity in El Palmar, and the beach is the home of the annual national surfing championships, providing proof of its excellent rips. El Palmar surfing may be top quality, but is also far from busy – the ideal combination for an avid surfer.

Even if you do not surf, you will find that the beach at El Palmar is long, sandy and clean – making it perfect for families, and one of the finest beaches in the area. Despite the popularity of the beach, El Palmar is not over-run with tourists, and a relaxing holiday can be still be enjoyed in this peaceful corner of Andalucía.

Just a few metres from the beach is a residential area, which is home of most of the holiday rental accommodation in El Palmar, as well as a selection of small shops, supermarkets, bars and restaurants. This not only means that you never have far to travel to get something to eat, but also that you do not have far to walk at night after an enjoyable meal or a few glasses of local wine. The cosy bars and eateries give something of a romantic, secluded feel to El Palmar that also attracts many young couples to the area.

Places to visit on holiday in El Palmar, Spain

Whilst staying in an El Palmar villa it is strongly recommended that you get out and explore the local area. The nearest town is Conil de la Frontera, just 7km up the coast, which is rich in local traditions and the home of some excellent restaurants. 14km inland from El Palmar is Vejer de la Frontera, which rises up almost 200 metres above sea level, and offers panoramic views for miles around. The historic city of Cadiz can also be reached in under an hour.

Weather in El Palmar, Spain

The climate along this area of the Costa de la Luz typically consists of hot summers and mild winters. The daily mean temperature rarely drops below 12C during December, January and February, and then really picks up from March onwards. Rainfall is at its lowest during July and August.

Flights to El Palmar, Spain

Jerez Airport (XRY) is the nearest airport to El Palmar, and the 79km journey should take just under an hour if your travel to your accommodation by car. The main options for getting to Jerez from the UK are via Manchester, through Thomas Cook Airlines and London Stansted, through Ryanair.

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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Tranquility close to beautiful beaches

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We had the most amazing two weeks after returning to this setting for the second year running. It offered us the peace we wanted whilst giving access to the beaches and bars whenever required! Our family joined us and loved the setting too. The interior of the chalet is wonderful and we spent many happy evenings sat on the porch watching the stars! Lisa and Dom were welcoming and kind, even shopping for us before we arrived... a real treat. We would happily recommend this to anyone.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 07-Nov-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Aug 2016

                                                                                                      A beautiful home in an oasis of calm

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      This was our fifth visit to Juan Antonio's casas, our second stay in Casa Gertrudis. The casa is very tastefully decorated with artistic touches throughout. The bathroom is brand new with an excellent shower. We slept very well all week. The outdoor space is shady and pleasant and there is a beautiful restful area for guests as well with a fountain and hammocks. We love the organic natural way of life, with friendly dogs, cats and chickens and Juan Antonio is a very friendly host. The casas are located in a beautiful lush green garden. El Palmar is perfect for those who like a wild beach and just a handful of amenities. There is a supermarket about 20 minutes away which has lots of fresh produce and a fishmongers as well. There are 3 good restaurants serving local fish and quite a few cafes. When the surf is up you can still swim at the next beach Zahora or small beaches to the west of Conil which is a town worth visiting. Vejer is also nearby, a stunning town set up in the hills.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Oct 2016

                                                                                                      Charming paradise for families

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We, a family of four with two boys (11 and 8), stayed in Casa de Maria this summer for two weeks. Casa de Maria is a cosy house, thoughtfully equipped with everything a family needs. Juan Antonio designed the interior very artfully, with handpicked decorative items, nice furniture and the highlight being the sculptured bed side tables reminding of Gaudi’s architecture. We loved to take our meals on the terrace in front of the house which is surrounded by beautiful flowering vines offering privacy and shade during the heat of the day. Only a few minutes walking distance away from El Palmar beach (water and beach, both very clean), Casa de Maria is located in a private estate amidst a garden with lush greenery and a little pond – giving the whole property the touch of an oasis. The garden offers space and privacy to chill in comfortable hammocks and a brick BBQ with a seating corner can be used to have romantic meals in the garden. The absolute highlight for our kids were definitely the lovely animals. Juan Antonio has three dogs that are all very friendly, a number of cute cats and some chicken from which you can get really fresh eggs. Juan Antonio is a wonderful host. He is always approachable and happy to help with any question you may have, including translating when local farmers or fishermen come to offer their products at the gate (we had delicious fruits and fresh fish from them). We will definitely be back. Hasta pronto Juan Antonio, Konstantin, Vincent, Alex y Kat
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2016