Popular Lettings in Sant Feliu de Guíxols
Highlights in Sant Feliu de Guíxols
- Architecture of stately homes
- idyllic beaches
- Monastery of Sant Benet
- Adventure Park
- International Festival of Porta Ferrada
Most popular in Sant Feliu de Guíxols
Prices and availability
Holiday rentals and lettings in Sant Feliu de Guixols
Can you imagine being able to enjoy a relaxing holiday by the sea in the heart of the Costa Brava? We do. Holidu offers you the possibility of choosing between a great variety of cheap rentals in Sant Feliu de Guixols. Accommodations with different capacities and characteristics, so that you can find the one that best suits your needs and the type of holiday you want to enjoy. All of them located a few minutes from the beach and equipped with everything you need to make your stay really comfortable. With the addition that many of our holiday rentals in Sant Feliu de Guixols have terrace or garden, swimming pool and parking.Spacious villas with private pool
If you are travelling with family or friends and are looking for a holiday rental in Sant Feliu de Guixols where you can spend a quiet stay and spend time outdoors without having to leave home, we recommend you to book a villa or a country house. This type of accommodation, in addition to having all the necessary furniture and appliances, in many cases also has a swimming pool, garden, terrace and magnificent sea views. In addition, if you are looking for more exclusive services, such as jacuzzi or sauna, you will also find some homes that offer it. So that you can enjoy a truly unforgettable holiday.
Holidays in Sant Feliu de Guixols
The area and how to find your way around
Located southeast of Gerona, in the heart of Costa Brava, Sant Feliu de Guixols is a beautiful coastal town of approximately 21,700 inhabitants, belonging to the region of Baix Empordà. It is located between the municipalities of Castillo de Aro and Santa Cristina de Aro, and extends over the bay of Sant Feliu, between the hills of San Telmo and Forques. Surrounded by hills, and forests of holm oaks, pines and cork oaks. It is precisely this privileged location between the sea and the mountains that makes the town enjoy very mild temperatures in both winter and summer. Therefore, booking a letting in Sant Feliu de Guixols is an excellent option at any time of the year.The seafaring charm and majesty of the stately homes
The beauty of its natural surroundings, its coves and crystal-clear waters have made Sant Feliu de Guixols one of the most popular tourist destinations in the whole of Catalonia. Its coast is dominated by steep cliffs overlooking the sea, fine sandy beaches and beautiful coves of calm waters surrounded by a beautiful landscape of pine forests. But the town also has an old town that is worth getting lost for. An architectural ensemble typical of the old fishing villages, which contrasts with the majestic stately homes of the bourgeoisie that settled in the city between the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, especially in the area of the promenade. If you want to discover all the charms of this beautiful city, do not hesitate to book your rental in the old town of Sant Feliu de Guixols.
Types of travellers and activities
Sant Feliu de Guixols has numerous coves and beaches of exceptional quality, with fine and golden sand and clean waters. The most popular are Sant Feliu Bay and Sant Pol Beach, ideal for enjoying the sun and bathing. However, if you are looking for something quieter, the best option are the limes of L'Ametller and Jonca. But they also offer the perfect conditions for the practice of numerous aquatic activities, especially its small coves. These include scuba diving, kayaking, sailing, paddle surfing, windsurfing, scuba diving, etc. Or take a boat trip out to sea to enjoy another perspective of the coast and the city.Sant Feliu de Guixols for history lovers
Sant Feliu de Guixols has an impressive wealth of heritage, especially medieval, modern and contemporary, which reflects the important role that the city played throughout these centuries. The most representative building and one of the oldest is the Monastery of Sant Benet, which has parts from different periods and styles. Inside it houses an interesting museum that collects numerous archaeological, ethnographic and artistic objects that are part of the history of the area. But don't miss the opportunity to see the Casino La Constància, the Casa Patxot, the Sant Elm hermitage, the Fortim, the Town Hall and the old train station.
Did you know that Carmen Cervera has owned a villa in Sant Feliu de Guixols for decades? It is also promoting the creation of a museum in the Benedictine monastery.
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The promenade of Sant Feliu de Guixols is located between the old medieval city and the beach. A space inaugurated in 1833 that was gradually filled with banana trees and stately homes, such as the Patxot House. A wide and stately walk in bourgeois style that has managed to preserve its essence and is currently considered one of the most beautiful of the entire Mediterranean coast.2. Have a great time at Parc Aventura
Parc Aventura is less than 5 km from the centre of Sant Feliu de Guixols. An ideal place to have fun with family and friends in the middle of nature. It has zip lines, climbing wall and Tibetan bridges, among other activities, and offers the possibility of choosing between different circuits depending on age and level.3. Visit the city during the Porta Ferrada International Festival
This festival has been held since the late 1950s, making it the oldest in the community. It usually takes place in summer and in different locations, such as the monastery, the port, the theatre and the municipal auditorium. During the days it is held, you can enjoy a wide variety of theatre, music and dance performances.4. Try the exquisite caldereta and zarzuela de pescado
Naturally, the cuisine of Sant Feliu de Guixols is based on fresh fish and shellfish caught on its coasts. They are used to prepare delicious traditional dishes such as caldereta (stew), zarzuela de pescado (fish zarzuela) and arroz con marisco (rice with seafood). All this is irrigated, of course, with some of its exquisite wines with Denomination of Origin Ampurdàn-Costa Brava.