Spain is towards the western edge of Europe on the Iberian Peninsula between France and Portugal. The country has a coastline on the Mediterranean and the Atlantic and is a country with an exotic history having the largest number of World Heritage Cities.
The people are friendly and enjoy life to the full and the Mediterranean coast is full of resorts built for the very important tourist industry. Surprisingly to some people as well as the popular beaches Spain has thriving ski resorts in the Sierra Nevada and is a country of great diversity.
The beautiful cities of Madrid, the capital, Barcelona, Seville, Granada and Cordoba are well worth a visit and we have a selection of self catering apartments that are conveniently situated in each city.
As well as the popular mainland tourists visit the Islands in the droves including the Balearic islands of Mallorca, Menorca and Ibiza well know for its night life. The Canary Islands are another popular destination including Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote and Tenerife all of which are popular all round destinations as they lie to the South of Spain and enjoy a warmer all year round climate.
Spain is well know for its festivals which are often just a local affair when the town or region closes down and parties, the streets become full of bars and food stalls and everyone has a great time.
Spanish cuisine typically includes a lot of vegetables and fish but varies widely from region to region. Tapas are very popular being a side dish often served in bars with a drink.
There are a wide variety of self catering holiday rentals in Spain from small beach front studios to huge luxury villas and in the last few years holiday lettings have grown in popularity often being a more economical way for a family to holiday and offering more facilities than a hotel.
There are a huge number of outdoor pastimes in Spain from a wide variety of water sports to golf, hiking, horse riding, fishing etc. There are a large number of golf courses with golf holidays being especially popular on the Costa del Sol in the South of Spain where there are more than 50 courses along a short stretch of coast with some of the most famous golf courses in the world such as Valderrama and Sotogrande.
Often parties of golfers will rent a holiday villa or apartment and play a different golf course in the area each day.
On this site you will find a large variety of holiday rentals from city centre apartments to beach front villas, country cottages to penthouses. They can all be rented direct from the owner which by cutting out the middle man means a great saving can be had on your holiday.