Destination guide

Artsy Salamanca will entice you

Take a vacation to Salamanca and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and architecture. This city's cafés, shopping and theaters draw many visitors. Prado Museum and Plaza Mayor are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Salamanca

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Salamanca a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Madrid Zoo Aquarium (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Parque Warner Madrid (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Centro Deportivo Municipal la Elipa (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Royal Observatory of Madrid (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Green Canal Golf (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Karting Carlos Sainz Center (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Salamanca

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Salamanca. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • El Retiro Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Fuente del Berro Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Royal Botanical Garden (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Parque de Berlin (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Sabatini Gardens (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Garden of Prince Anglona (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Salamanca

The nearest airport is in Madrid (MAD-Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas), located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Madrid Recoletos Station. You can see more of Salamanca by catching a ride on the metro at Lista Station, Manuel Becerra Station or Diego de Leon Station.

Where to stay around Salamanca?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,099 vacation rentals near Salamanca. From 1,005 Condos/Apartments to 959 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Salamanca for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Salamanca:

  • Centro: 2,268 vacation rentals
  • Malasaña: 1,758 vacation rentals
  • Embajadores: 1,670 vacation rentals
  • Plaza Mayor: 1,574 vacation rentals
  • Literary Quarter: 1,834 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 Salamanca?

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

  • Puerta de Alcala: 3,386 vacation rentals
  • Plaza de Colon: 3,396 vacation rentals
  • Fernan Gomez Centro Cultural de la Villa: 3,396 vacation rentals
  • Las Ventas: 3,394 vacation rentals
  • Church of San Andres de Los Flamencos: 3,396 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Salamanca 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 Condos/Apartments in Salamanca?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,005 Condos/Apartments in Salamanca. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Salamanca include:

  • Studios: 959 rentals available
  • Houses: 69 rentals available
  • Bed & breakfasts: 8 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Salamanca?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 22 vacation rentals with pool available in Salamanca. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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