Playa D’Aro Guide Holiday Rentals, Villas & Apartments to Rent, Holiday Homes

The cosmopolitan town of Platja d'Aro on the spectacular Costa Brava sits alongside the elegant village of S'Agaró with its charming old town and Castell d'Aro, the historical medieval centre of the area.

Following the Coast of the Municipality of Castell - Platja d’Aro, there are 8 stunning beaches including Platja Gran and Cala Rovira that provide a full spectrum of facilities. To get away from the crowds, the coves of Cala del Pi or Cala dels Canyers are the place to go where snorkeling is popular.

The town itself is a treasure trove of boutiques, cafes, bars and restaurants serving up Mediterranean, Empordà and international dishes. Part of the evening entertainment is wandering around the narrow cobbled streets in the old quarter of Castell d'Aro that date back to the time of the Moors.

At a glance...
Restaurants 50+
Family friendly
Car recommended
Waterpark Aquadiver - Playa D’Aro
Nearest airport Girona (32km)
Nearest train station Girona, (35km)

Featured Playa D’Aro Villas

Playa D’Aro Holiday Rentals

In recent years, Playa D’Aro has become very popular and not only from the local Barcelonian tourists, but from across Europe who come to enjoy the wonderful climate and surrounding beauty.

The holiday rental accommodation in and around Playa D’Aro and its sister villages is a collection of beautiful villas and apartments, many with pools and some with spectacular views of the coves and lovely beaches. There is nothing better after a day on the beach than returning to your beach front villa, lighting the BBQ and dining under the stars.

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Weekly market
Hiking trails
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Things to see and do

Playa D’Aro and the surrounding area is full of interesting towns, historic cities and countryside to explore. Here are a few suggestions....

  • See the Dolls Museum - old part of Castell d'Aro
  • Tour the Benedormiens Castle at Playa D’Aro
  • Spend a day at Les Gavarres or Puig Pinel
  • A visit to the Costa Brava is not complete without visiting the home of the famous artist - Salvador Dali
  • Visit the bustling market town of Palafrugell (19km) where you can watch the local "sardana" in the summer evenings - traditional Catalan folk dances
  • Wander around the walled medieval town of Peratallada - full of fantastic restaurants serving up local Catalan dishes

Resorts near Playa D’Aro

Whilst on your holidays in Playa D’Aro, you may want to visit some of the other nearby villages such as...

  • Llafranc (22km)
  • Begur (26km), and
  • Lloret de Mar (40km)

Our view on Playa D’Aro

Playa D’Aro is a truly stunning and authentic coastal town set within pristine natural beauty. With the spectacluar backdrop of the Pyrenees foothills, beautiful vistas are everywhere, from the medieval town, to the white sandy beaches running into the tourquoise Mediterranean.

Renting a villa in Playa D’Aro is the perfect way to enjoy this wonderful part of the Costa Brava and ideal for family holidays or romantic getaways.