Costa Dorada villas with pools, cottages and bungalows to rent, houses for hire for family holidays. Hand picked holiday villas and self catering accommodation to let, near the beach, with private pool, in the beautiful Costa Dorada.
The Costa Dorada or 'Golden Coast' also known as the Costa Daurada is a coastline bathed by the color of gold - soft, light, warm. Its 216 kilometers of long quiet beaches stretch to the coastal province of Tarragona, south of Catalonia.
The Costa Dorada is an ideal family holiday destination with facilities suitable for children and adults, and conducive to calm and relaxation. There are vast sandy beaches, transparent waters, tranquil villages and fields alternating vineyards and olive trees, carob, hazelnut and almond orchards, each year the region attract many fans.
The hinterland offers easy access to major monasteries of medieval origin, with picturesque scenery, rugged mountain ranges and the Ebro Delta with its labyrinth of rivers and lakes.
Travel to Costa Dorada
You can self drive to the area but most people tend to fly to Reus (REU) 41km (about 34 minutes by road) or Barcelona (BCN) airport which is between one hundred and one hundred and forty kilometres of most of the villas in the area, around an hour and a quarter drive normally. Flight operators to Barcelona include low cost airlines Easyjet, Jet2, Ryanair, bmibaby as well as Aer Lingus and Monarch.
Costa Dorada Weather
The climate in the Costa Dorada is ideal for holidays in the sun as there is no shortage of sunshine from April to October. There is hardly any rainfall to interrupt your time by the pool either.