10 Best Beach Resorts Near Girona Airport
by Lara McComish | Updated 10 March 2020 | Posted in Spain, General
Want to know where to stay in Costa Brava? Here are some of the best beach resorts near Girona Airport.
Where is Girona airport?
Girona Airport is based in Catalonia in the province of Girona. The Costa Brava coastal strip is served by two airports - Girona in the north and Barcelona in the south.
Is Girona airport near the coast?
Girona Airport is located 87 miles from Cadaqués, which is the most northern Costa Brava landmark. This makes Girona Airport a great locations for families flying to Spain for their Costa Brava holidays.
|Costa Brava resort near Girona airport||Journey time by car|
|Lloret de Mar||24 minutes|
|Santa Susanna||32 minutes|
|Sant Feliu de Guíxols||32 minutes|
|Tossa de Mar||33 minutes|
|Calella de Palafrugell||47 minutes|
|Roses||1 hour 18 minutes|
1. Lloret de Mar
24 minute drive from airport
Lloret de Mar holidays are summed up by the lively sands. This upbeat city has a buzzing nightlife amongst beautiful Catalan style buildings.
31 minute drive from airport
Blanes is the most southern resort on the rugged Costa Brava strip. This popular family destination is served by 3 heart-stopping beaches, including Playa s’Abanell; the longest beach in the Girona Province.
3. Santa Susanna
32 minute drive from airport
Lovely Santa Susanna offers an ideal location to explore not one but two major coastlines. Based in Costa Maresme but neighbouring the Costa Brava, this beachy spot offers the best of both worlds.
4. Sant Feliu de Guíxols
32 minute drive from airport
Sant Feliu de Guixols is a nearby fishing village, brimming with rich local heritage. The best beaches are next door in Tossa de Mar, but Sant Feliu de Guixols could be the spirited but much less crowded base you've been searching for.
5. Tossa de Mar
33 minute drive from airport
Speak of the devil, Tossa de Mar is full of pep. This historically important Catalan town attracts tourists for its buzzy beach vibes, probably carried over from nearby Barcelona.
40 minute drive from airport
The fishing village of Palamos sits on the northern end of a large Costa Brava bay. It's the place to come for big waves and great golf.
7. Calella de Palafrugell
47 minute drive from airport
See all our appartments in Calella de Palafrugelll
Calella de Palafrugell is an old Spanish village that has grown into a much-loved beach resort. Best known for its fine seafood, Calella de Palafrugell holidays offer a tasty helping of authentic Catalan life.
48 minute drive from airport
Take a look at our villas in Begur
Spot the Cuban inspired architecture as you wander through Begur. Plus, we think you'll be pleased to know that the beaches here are as hot as the town's Latino influences.
49 minute drive from airport
See all our villas in Empuriabrava
Empuriabrava, just 4 km from the town of Castello de Empuries, offers an enchanting escape for families. Look out for winding waterways, multicoloured houses and two long, sandy beaches.
1-hour 18-minute drive from airport
Take a look at our appartments in Roses
Neighbouring the France border, both nations have rubbed off on Roses. However, with its roots planted in Spain, you can expect the same sublime quality of beaches as Roses' Costa Brava neighbours. Bar the crowds, as we've kept this gem just for you...
|UK Airport||Direct Flight duration to Girona Airport|
|London Stansted||2 hours 5 minute|
|Manchester||2 hours 25 minutes|
|Birmingham||2 hours 10 minutes|
|Edinburgh||2 hours 45 minutes|