HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
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

Make a holiday cottage in Valles Oriental your home away from home

Valles Oriental holiday cottages are found in a location convenient for the city of Barcelona, fantastic Mediterranean beaches and impressive natural landscapes. It makes Valles Oriental holiday homes especially versatile, appealing to all kinds of holidaymakers – those who want to take cultural or gastronomic tours, active tourists who’d like to scale the peaks at Montseny or La Mola, or families who can’t resist the lure of sun, sea and sand. Whatever your plans, cottages in Valles Oriental serve as a peaceful retreat, thoughtfully appointed with today’s conveniences, with many also providing relaxing gardens and private pools.

Things to do

-Local heritage. The modernism movement, which took place at the turn of the 20th Century, furnished the Valles Oriental area with some fabulous architecture. Impressive examples can be seen in Granollers, Cardedeu, La Garriga and Figaro-Montmany. You can even follow the Ruta Raspall, a route that takes in the best local works of the architect Manuel Joaquim Raspall i Mayol, who was very active in the area in the early 20th Century.

-Outdoor recreation. Valles Oriental is a low-lying area, but you won’t be far from some beautiful hills. The Ruta Els 3 Monts (route of the three mountains) passes right through the area. It links the legendary Montserrat with La Mola and Montseny, on a course that is 100 kilometres in length and broken down into six stages. What makes the trail special is the landscape, which changes slowly as you pass from peak to peak.

-Gastronomy. There are more than 30 markets across the region, where you can purchase seasonal fresh produce as well as locally-crafted artisan products. Valles Oriental has been a corridor for travellers for millennia, and this has made the area open to new ideas. Many of the best restaurants here serve traditional Catalan cuisine, but with modern twists. Key local products include Alella wine, white beans, olive oil and a sausage made exclusively in the town of La Garriga.

-Coast. The coastline north of Barcelona has a fantastic infrastructure – gorgeous sandy beaches are complemented by vibrant resort towns, home to great restaurants and all the shops you could need. There are also golf courses, the nearest being Llavanera near Mataro. One of the best and nearest beaches can be found at Calella, which has Blue Flag status, as does El Masnou.

-Barcelona. Great road and public transport links from Valles Oriental mean there’s no excuse not to visit one of Europe’s most dynamic and stylish cities. For shopping expeditions there’s nowhere like it, with everything from one-off boutiques in Gracia to plush fashion houses in Eixample. Sights and culture are abundant, but the many outlandish works of modernist architect Antoni Gaudí are a must.

Weather in Valles Oriental

Valles Oriental holiday accommodation is in an area of Catalonia that gets mild, humid winters and warm, dry summers. Get here any time between May and late-September, and you’ll be faced with temperatures that approach or exceed 30 degrees. Rain becomes more frequent as the summer goes on, with the wettest weather of the year occurring in October. Winters here are mild compared to those in Britain – most days it will get up to 14 or 15 degrees, while sub-zero temperatures are quite rare, even at night.

Travel to Valles Oriental

If you want to reach your holiday home in Valles Oriental from the UK then the nearest international airport is Barcelona El Prat (BCN), which is just on the other side of the city, to the southwest. It’s a straightforward drive; the town of Granollers for instance, can be reached in just over half an hour, via the B10 and B20. With public transport, you could catch a bus from the terminal, or even use the R2 Rodalies de Catalunya line to get out to towns like San Celoni, Montmelo, Cardedeu and Granollers.

  • Showing 1-50 of 300+
Additional service fee may apply.
  View Map Map
    Exceptional! 5.0/5
    (10 reviews)
    avg/night
    • 6 BR
    • 3 BA
    • Separate Toilets
    • Sleeps 16
    House #6710345
    10
    Viewed 86 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.8/5
      (21 reviews)
      avg/night
      • 3 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Sleeps 8
      House #6362997
      21
      Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
        Excellent! 4.7/5
        (23 reviews)
        avg/night
        • 3 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Sleeps 8
        Apartment #463751
        23
        Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
          Exceptional! 5.0/5
          (14 reviews)
          avg/night
          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 5
          Apartment #1451140a
          14
          Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
            Exceptional! 5.0/5
            (26 reviews)
            avg/night
            • 6 BR
            • 4 BA
            • Separate Toilet
            • Sleeps 15
            House #1022096
            26
            Viewed 105 times in the last 48 hours
              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Multiple rentals Apartment #6773198
              1
              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (11 reviews)
                avg/night
                • 6 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 15
                House #1699066
                11
                Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
                  Exceptional! 5.0/5
                  (5 reviews)
                  avg/night
                  • 3 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Villa #6781069
                  5
                  Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                    Exceptional! 5.0/5
                    (10 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    Apartment #1129765
                    10
                    Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                      • 2 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Apartment #1709803
                      3
                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                        (7 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        • 2 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 6
                        Apartment #1030752
                        7
                        Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                          Exceptional! 5.0/5
                          (43 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Apartment #6273177
                          43
                          Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                            • 3 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 5
                            Apartment #1280390a
                            4
                            Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                              (21 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              • 8 BR
                              • 3 BA
                              • Sleeps 16
                              Multiple rentals Villa #1961820
                              21
                              Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                (6 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 6
                                Apartment #6480300
                                6
                                Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                  (23 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  Apartment #2014419
                                  23
                                  Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                    (6 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    • 6 BR
                                    • 3 BA
                                    • Sleeps 14
                                    Villa #1481620
                                    6
                                    Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
                                      avg/night
                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Separate Toilets
                                      • Sleeps 9
                                      House #6086502
                                      1
                                      Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 4 BR
                                        • 3 BA
                                        • Sleeps 10
                                        House #1905990
                                        3
                                        Viewed 87 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                          (5 reviews)
                                          avg/night
                                          • 7 BR
                                          • 4 BA
                                          • Sleeps 18
                                          House #6282263
                                          5
                                          Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                            avg/night
                                            • 5 BR
                                            • 4 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 12
                                            Villa #1906003
                                            2
                                            Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
                                              • 7 BR
                                              • 4 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 17
                                              House #6282174
                                              4
                                              Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                (8 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                • 6 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 18
                                                House #1905998
                                                8
                                                Viewed 150 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 5 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                  House #1905996
                                                  1
                                                  Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    avg/night
                                                    • 6 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 15
                                                    House #1906000
                                                    3
                                                    Viewed 90 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      View details for price
                                                      • 5 BR
                                                      • 4 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                      Villa #6462678
                                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                        (10 reviews)
                                                        avg/night
                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                        Apartment #1922199
                                                        10
                                                        Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                          (11 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          • 14 BR
                                                          • 10 BA
                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                          • Sleeps 34
                                                          Villa #1772075
                                                          11
                                                          Viewed 73 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 3 BA
                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                            • Sleeps 9
                                                            House #1685528
                                                            1
                                                            Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                              (5 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                              House #2480458
                                                              5
                                                              Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                (10 reviews)
                                                                avg/night
                                                                • 5 BR
                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 18
                                                                House #6810123
                                                                10
                                                                Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                  (10 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 15
                                                                  Villa #1761768
                                                                  10
                                                                  Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                    (5 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    • 6 BR
                                                                    • 5 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                    Villa #1985102
                                                                    5
                                                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                      (17 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      • 7 BR
                                                                      • 5 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 16
                                                                      House #835996
                                                                      17
                                                                      Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                                        House #6025048
                                                                        4
                                                                        Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Apartment #6611556
                                                                          2
                                                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                            House #6818454
                                                                            Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 10
                                                                              Villa #6806747
                                                                              Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                (5 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                Villa #1994031
                                                                                5
                                                                                Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 6 BR
                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilets
                                                                                  • Sleeps 15
                                                                                  Villa #1572689
                                                                                  20
                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                    Apartment #1473071
                                                                                    1
                                                                                    Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      • 5 BR
                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                                                      House #1071547
                                                                                      2
                                                                                      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                        (5 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        • 5 BR
                                                                                        • 4 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                                                        Villa #1640886
                                                                                        5
                                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                          (10 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          Apartment #1668461
                                                                                          10
                                                                                          Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                                                            Apartment #1697589
                                                                                            10
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                              (5 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • Studio
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 15
                                                                                              House #1725038
                                                                                              5
                                                                                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 5 BR
                                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                Villa #1122198
                                                                                                2
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                  House #1905999
                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                  Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 6 BR
                                                                                                    • 4 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 12
                                                                                                    House #1905989
                                                                                                    3
                                                                                                    Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                                      (8 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 4 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      House #6297231
                                                                                                      8
                                                                                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      • 1 - 50 of 300+
                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Great apartment in excellent location

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The apartment was beautifully clean and welcoming in a great location close to all amenities, beach and train. The kitchen is small but well-equipped with an excellent fridge freezer and good supply of hot water. The electric cooker was in great condition too as was the dish-washer. The excellent coffee machine was appreciated. Plenty of crockery and glasses. Bedrooms were comfortable with good beds and lovely crisp white sheets. The x2 ensuites were a huge bonus and the showers were very good. The rood terrace was also a huge bonus and a real sun-trap. Paca, the host, was absolutely brilliant - helpful and friendly throughout the entire process, from booking to checking us into the property. Her colleague who checked us out as we were leaving was equally commendable. Many thanks to both of them. The town itself is wonderful with excellent restaurants, cafés and shops. Everyone is very welcoming and helpful. We felt very much at home in this community. I will mention just a few little things would have made our stay even better, if that is possible. These can easily be remedied. In the absence of a kettle for boiling water, a small saucepan with one handle would be very useful to make pouring easier. A few condiments such as salt, pepper, oil would be greatly appreciated too as would a bottle of water in the fridge on arrival on a hot day ... Only one of the blinds in the living area was working - (this was not a problem as the apartment was naturally bright in any case and the air-con was very efficient) - except for the one in the lower bedroom which didn't provide much black-out and unfortunately there is a bright light on the wall just outside this room ... We spent a fabulous week here in the catalan sunshine and really hope to return next June - we will book up again soon! Thank you very much!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 10-Oct-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2016

                                                                                                      More like a Chateau than a Villa !

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Perfect for all seventeen of us with children from 2 to19yrs . Amazing spacious well equipped property , beautifully renovated . Fantastic helpful host in Bas , booked restaurants for us when needed. Lovely Spanish town including sandy beach 15minute walk although bus service also very good for journey back if needed. Easy transport by train to Barcelona City . Would thoroughly recommend this property . Thankyou Bas .
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2016

                                                                                                      Beautiful villa. Well equipped and comfortable.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Lovely villa which was very comfortable, well equipped and our hosts we're very welcoming, helpful and friendly. Great position to have day trips to barcelona and beautiful beaches in the surrounding area
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 30-Jul-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2016