Destination guide

The tranquil city of La Herradura awaits you

Enjoy the monuments and other features of La Herradura. This relaxing city is known for its beaches, chocolate shops and seaside. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in La Herradura

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes La Herradura a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aquarium Almunecar (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Aqua Tropic Waterpark (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Pena Escrita (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Los Moriscos Club de Golf (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Los Moriscos Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Ron Montero Winery (10.5 mi / 17 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in La Herradura

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 93°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of La Herradura

La Herradura is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in La Herradura. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Naturist beach of Cantarriján (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Ornitologico Loro Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Canuelo Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Almunecar Beach (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Nerja Caves (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Burriana Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around La Herradura

Fly into Granada (GRX-Federico Garcia Lorca), the closest airport, located 31.1 mi (50.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Malaga (AGP), which is 41.8 mi (67.2 km) away.

Where to stay around La Herradura?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 526 vacation rentals near La Herradura. From 101 Villas to 145 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near La Herradura for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to La Herradura?

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 La Herradura:

  • Nerja City Centre: 1,238 vacation rentals
  • Chimenea: 1,034 vacation rentals
  • Urbanización Ladera del Mar: 122 vacation rentals
  • Oasis del Capistrano: 651 vacation rentals
  • Urbanización Punta Lara: 129 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 La Herradura?

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

  • Nerja Beach: 2,342 vacation rentals
  • Almunecar Beach: 3,856 vacation rentals
  • Balcon de Europa: 4,326 vacation rentals
  • Salobrena Castle: 3,236 vacation rentals
  • Alpujarras Gate: 2,093 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around La Herradura 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 Villas in La Herradura?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 101 Villas in La Herradura. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in La Herradura include:

  • Houses: 145 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 254 rentals available
  • Chalets: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in La Herradura?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 367 vacation rentals with pool available in La Herradura. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.