Popular Lettings in Peñiscola
Highlights in Peñiscola
- Magnificent beaches
- Ideal for families
- Papa Luna Castle
- La Sierra de Irta
- Artillery Park
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Holiday rentals and lettings in Peñiscola
The fact that the town extends its territory on the coast means that almost all the rentals in Peñiscola are on the first line of the beach or just a few metres from it, being distributed mainly between the area of the old town, more close to the Natural Park of the Sierra de Irta, and the coastline that links it with Benicarlo. Most of them with swimming pool, garden and charming terraces with spectacular sea views. But you will also find numerous holiday rentals in the middle of the park, surrounded by beautiful landscapes. Perfect for those looking to disconnect and enjoy the wide range of active tourism in the locality.Spacious detached villas with private garden and swimming pool
If you are travelling with family or friends and are looking for a more spacious holiday rental in Peñiscola not far from the beach, you will also find numerous villas in the city, located mainly on the main avenue, in very quiet residential areas with a family atmosphere. But also on the beachfront, in the housing estates of Centromar, Finca de Moro and Peñismar. Some of them are semi-detached houses that are part of these urbanizations, which have communal areas, but many others are independent and have their own garden and swimming pool. Book your holiday rental in Peñiscola today and enjoy a great holiday in the company of your loved ones!Why book a letting in Peñiscola?
Its thousand-year-old location on an impressive rock with the Mediterranean Sea as a backdrop, its magnificent beaches, its rich heritage and its great variety of leisure activities, make Peñiscola one of the best destinations in the Valencian Community. To which we must add the beauty of the natural landscapes that surround it; to the south the Sierra de Irta, to the east the Marine Reserve of the Columbretes Islands, to the north the Natural Park of the Delta del Ebro and to the west the Maestrazgo interior. In addition, although the city itself has many attractions that you can get to know during your stay, if you have time, don't hesitate to visit some of the most charming villages in the surrounding area, such as Villahermosa del Rio, Villafames, Castellfort, Segorbe, Morella, Onda or Ares del Maestre. Towns that still keep alive the essence of yesteryear. Don't wait any longer to book your cheap letting in Peñiscola and enjoy an unforgettable stay!
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The area and how to find your way around
Located in Costa del Azahar, 80 kilometres from Castellon de la Plana, Peñiscola is one of the main tourist centres in the province. A beautiful town of just 7,400 inhabitants located on a rocky peninsula that is joined to the land only by an isthmus of sand, including one of the most unspoilt coastal mountains of the entire Costa de Valencia, the Sierra de Irta, which ends at the coast form imposing cliffs. To the north, a small alluvial plain that it shares with Benicarlo and that extends from the sea to the peaks of Puig. For this reason, Peñiscola offers visitors both dream beaches and unique natural spots. You decide if you prefer to stay in a letting near the beach or in a chalet in the vicinity of these natural spaces.The perfect balance between tradition and modernity
Booking a letting in Peñiscola means an authentic journey to the past, to the era dominated by the Templars, to the struggles against the Turks and to feel like another inhabitant of the medieval era walking inside its walls. A city that continues to keep its essence alive, combining it perfectly with the advantages of modern life and with a wide variety of services to meet the needs of even the most demanding tourists, offering a good number of bars and restaurants, leisure areas, a beautiful promenade and an impressive marina. And it is precisely this perfect balance between tradition and modernity that has made it one of the favourite destinations for those looking for tourism at the foot of the Mediterranean. What are you waiting for to book your holiday rental in Peñiscola?
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Surrounded by water everywhere but one, the city has magnificent beaches that can be enjoyed all year round. Unique beaches and coves bathed by the warm waters of the Mediterranean Sea, among which the North beach stands out, awarded with blue flag, "Q" flag, green flag and Qualitur flag. It is the closest to the old town, has 5 kilometres of fine sand and as a backdrop the Castle of Pope Moon. An ideal place to enjoy activities such as sailing, canoeing, jet skates and jet skates.Peñiscola for those who enjoy cultural visits
Peñiscola has a great wealth of heritage, with monuments as interesting as the Castle, the Artillery Park, the parish church of Santa Maria, the walls and the Palau de Congresos. The most emblematic is the Castle of Pope Moon, which stands imposing on a rock 64 metres high and can be seen from almost anywhere in the city. Very coveted by kings and conquerors over the centuries because when the tide rose, it was like an island, which made it an impregnable fortress. Therefore, if, in addition to enjoying the beach and nature, you would like to enjoy cultural visits, do not hesitate to book a letting in Peñiscola for your next holiday.
Did you know that Peñiscola was the setting on which the city of Valencia was recreated in the film El Cid, starring Charlton Heston?
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It is probably one of the most photographed places in the locality. It was built in 1892 and its luminous sign can be seen 65 kilometres away. For centuries it has warned sailors of the presence of the impressive rock. Undoubtedly, one of the most magical enclaves in the city.2. Connect with nature in the Artillery Park
This is a beautiful botanical garden of native species located in the Sierra de Irta, from where you can see the best views of the bay of Peñiscola. The beauty of the palm trees, olive trees and lavender is worth a visit, but you should know that in the summer months there are also exhibitions of birds of prey with flight demonstrations.3. Listen to the sound of the sea through El Bufador
Walking through the old part of the town we find this very special corner. It is a cavity that runs through the interior of the rock and ends in the middle of the city. When hit by the waves, it is possible to hear the rumour of the sea.4. Mezclate with the premises in the Patron Saint Festivities of the Virgin of Ermitana
Peñiscola has a great variety of popular festivities that are celebrated throughout the year. The most important are the Patron Saint Festivities of the Virgin of Ermitana, declared of National Tourist Interest. They take place in mid-September and during these days different events are organised such as the proclamation of the Queen of the Fiestas and her court of honour, the traditional dances, the "solta" of heifers and the colourful parades of Moors and Christians. If you have the opportunity to book your holiday rental in Peñiscola this holiday season, don't hesitate to do so as you will have the opportunity to delve deeper into one of the town's most deeply rooted traditions.5. Taste the delights of its typical cuisine
The cuisine of Peñiscola is characterised by its great variety, which makes it unique in terms of sensory experiences. Very much linked to the flavours and aromas of seafood cuisine, with such delicious dishes as all i pebre, suquet and caragols punxents. Its rice dishes deserve a special mention, accompanied by the most exquisite products of the sea and the land. And for dessert, there is nothing better than pumpkin cakes or the famous cottage cheese and almond cake, which make it possible to savour the influences of the different cultures that have settled in the locality on the same dish.
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