Find your perfect holiday rental in Catalonia

From the sun-kissed Costa Brava to the cultural capital Barcelona, Catalonia has it all!

Villas, apartments and holiday rentals in Catalonia

Situated in northeastern Spain, beautiful Catalonia has something for everyone. From the golden beaches of the Costa Brava, to the art and culture of Barcelona, explore a region bursting with colour, creativity and history. Discover a landscape dotted with seaside towns, rolling hills and snow-capped mountains, where you can lie on the Blue Flag family-friendly beaches of Blanes, or hit the Pyrenees slopes surrounding the unspoiled province of Lleida. Revel in the energy of Sitges, or enjoy a low-key break in the traditional coastal village of El Port de la Selva. Our holiday rentals allow you to experience the best of Catalonia, whether you want a relaxing villa by the beach, quiet cottage in the hills, or apartment right in the centre of all the nightlife. Discover our vast choice of properties!

Key holiday info
  • Catalonia's main airports are Reus, Barcelona-El Prat and Girona-Costa Brava, with direct flights from the UK typically taking 2 hours.
  • The average temperature in July and August is 24°C.
  • July is the Costa Brava's hottest month with a Mediterranean climate and average temperature of 24°C.
  • Catalonia's 214km of coastline is home to some of the most beautiful family-friendly beaches in Spain - most notably in Blanes.
  • The capital city of Barcelona is home to Picasso Museum and La Rambla, one of the most famous streets in Europe.

Catalonia: key holiday destinations

Villas and apartments in the Costa Brava

Catalonia's coast is a mix of lively beaches, unspoiled bays and pine-clad hills and mountains, with a 300km stretch of coastline overlooking the sparkling Med. Relax on its glorious golden sands, with a landscape dotted with fishing villages and historical remains.

Villas and apartments in the Costa Dorada

Southwest of Barcelona in Tarragona Province, the Costa Dorada, or 'Golden Coast', is known for its fine sand beaches, shallow waters and ancient Roman amphitheatre. Discover Spain's biggest theme park, PortAventura World in family-friendly Salou.

Villas and apartments in Barcelona Province

Eastern Spain's Barcelona Province boasts a rich history, inspiring landscape and was once home to the world famous artists Picasso, Miro and Gaudi. Bordered by Tarragona, Lleida and Girona provinces, the capital city Barcelona is the art and culture capital of Spain.

A beginner's guide to renting a villa or apartment in Catalonia

Diverse Catalonia is one of the most popular regions in Spain. With a landscape that inspired the likes of Gaudi and Dalí, it boasts beautiful mountain valleys, pristine beaches, ancient architecture and plenty of museums, art galleries and boutiques. From the coastal resorts of the Costa Brava to the Roman remains of Girona Province, Catalonia doesn't just cater to one type of holidaymaker.

Key locations include:

Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia and one of the most vibrant cities in the world with its art scene, colourful culture and world-famous cuisine. Its metropolitan atmosphere and urban beach Barceloneta makes it the perfect place for a sunny city break, while the pedestrian street of Las Ramblas running through the centre of the city, is one of the most busy boulevards in the world. Barcelona's old town is steeped in ancient history, with its Moorish and Gothic architecture, narrow winding alleys and town gem, Barcelona Cathedral. Art and culture lovers will enjoy the Picasso Museum bringing to life the artist career of one of the world's most famous and inspirational painters, as well as Gaudi's magnificent unfinished Roman Catholic church Sagrada Família.

Lledia Province is a region of stunning unspoiled beauty, a world away from the bustle and energy of Barcelona. As one of Catalonia's hidden gems, this northeastern province is home to pretty peach fields and tranquil mountain valleys, including Valle de Boi, where lies the only national park in Catalonia, Aigüestortes i Estany de Sant Maurici. Don't leave without visiting Lipica Stud Farm, one of the oldest stud farms in the world, dating back to 1580!

Salou in the Costa Dorada is one of the most family-friendly resorts in Spain, with PortAventura World theme park just around the corner and an array of shallow water golden sand beaches to choose from; the most popular being Levante beach close to the town's centre. The Cami de Ronda coastal path via the Cabou de Salou is a fantastic way to keep the kids active while enjoying some stunning scenery across the surrounding coastline.

Girona Province From the Medieval old quarter to the lake of Banyoles, Girona Province lies beside the Onyar river, and is one of the most historic and beautiful cities in Spain. The stunning Gothic architecture of Girona Cathedral in the heart of the old town has even inspired film scenes for Game of Thrones! In May, watch the streets come to life with colour and the scent of blossom with Temps de Flors flower festival, or discover the dormant volcanoes of la Garrotxa Nature Reserve, just 50km from Girona city.

Why rent a villa or apartment in Catalonia with Clickstay?

We’ve sent tens of thousands of happy holidaymakers to villas and apartments all over Catalonia in the past decade! We're a trusted brand with a secure online payment system so you can book your holiday in Catalonia with confidence. We're trusted: with over ten years of trading and processed thousands of holiday rental bookings securely. We're also here to help – whether you're looking for that perfect Spanish rental or you're already on holiday, you can call or email our customer services team.

Did you know...
  • Visit the Dalí Theatre and Museum in Figueres and discover the world of one of the most iconic surrealist painters.
  • Kids will love PortAventura World, the largest theme park in Spain with slides, rides and plenty of restaurants, located in Salou.
  • Witness the fascinating spectacte of the 'Human Tower' festivals, taking place all over Spain but originating in Vells.
  • Catalonia is much greener than southern Spain, as it experiences more rainfall.
  • Jardín Botánico Marimurtra in Roses is one of the most beautiful botanical gardens in the Mediterranean, housing over 4,000 species of exotic plant life.
  • Barcelona's Park Guell is one of the most famous green spaces in Europe, designed in Gaudi's signature style.

Villas and holiday rentals in Catalonia with private pools

At Clickstay we like to refine your search to tailor to your needs, so you can enjoy the holiday you've been dreaming about. We've selected a choice of luxury villas and beach houses with private pools, so you can enjoy your holiday from the comfort of your own living space. Discover rentals by the beach and golf, rentals with private gardens, WiFi, barbecue facilities, terraced holiday homes overlooking the mountains and more.

Our top 6 Catalonia holiday villas with private pools

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Family-friendly holiday rentals in Catalonia

Diverse Catalonia is the perfect destination for a family holiday: great weather, a beautiful landscape, wonderful food and wide sandy beaches boasting an array of water sports and modern facilities. Whether it's a villa with a pool or an apartment near the beach, we've got hundreds of holiday villas and apartments our owners have marked as family-friendly.

Our top 6 family-friendly rentals in Catalonia

View all 56 family-friendly properties in Catalonia

Own a holiday villa or apartment in Catalonia?

Are you an owner or agent with high quality holiday villas or apartments in Catalonia? Want to increase your rentals? Then sign up to Clickstay and manage your properties directly. We let you, the owner, to contact renters directly. You can manage your property description, prices and availability through our online system. Our flexible system caters for all sorts of holiday rentals – from villas with private pools to beach front apartments.

Our costs are low: we charge a £1, €1 or $1 sign-up fee and you can then advertise an unlimited number of properties to directly to renters looking for a Spanish villa holiday. We charge 10% marketing commission when a renter books your property through the Clickstay site.

Interested? Find out more on how you can list your villa or apartment rentals.