Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of El Astillero

Learn about the unique charm of El Astillero with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming city allures visitors with its bars and cafés. Santander Cathedral and Gran Casino del Sardinero are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around El Astillero

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that El Astillero has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Campo Municipal de Golf de La Junquera (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Plaza de Canadio (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Zoo de la Magdalena (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Forestal Park Santander (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Club de Golf Matelenas (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Arnia Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in El Astillero

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, El Astillero is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Isla de Pedrosa (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Cabarceno Natural Park (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Ensenada de San Bartolomé (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • La Marga Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Parque del Doctor Morales (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • El Monte (4.3 mi / 7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around El Astillero

Fly into Santander (SDR), the closest airport, located 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Boo Station or El Astillero Guarnizo Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Astillero?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 355 vacation rentals near Astillero. From 104 Houses to 175 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Astillero for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Astillero?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Astillero:

  • El Sardinero: 64 vacation rentals
  • Santander City Centre: 84 vacation rentals
  • Mogro: 23 vacation rentals
  • Ensanche: 74 vacation rentals
  • Tetuán: 82 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Astillero?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Astillero. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • El Astillero Guarnizo Station: 710 vacation rentals
  • Santander (YJL-Santander Train Station): 701 vacation rentals
  • Bikini Beach: 698 vacation rentals
  • El Sardinero Stadium: 689 vacation rentals
  • Somo Beach: 690 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Astillero listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Astillero?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 104 Houses in Astillero. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Astillero include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 175 rentals available
  • Villas: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 46 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Astillero?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 50 vacation rentals with pool available in Astillero. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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