Destination guide

The rustic area of Monachil awaits your stay

The countryside and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Monachil. This trendy city is known for its skiing, spas and cocktail bars. Alhambra and Generalife are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Monachil

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Monachil a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sierra Nevada Ski Resort (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Aquaola (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Fun Park Serrallo Plaza (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Granada Golf Club (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Monachil

Monachil is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in May, November, September or April, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 35°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Monachil

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Monachil is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Generalife (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Mirador de San Nicolas (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Hoya de Pedraza Botanical Garden (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Los Cahorros (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Quentar Dam (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Zaidin Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Monachil

The nearest airport is in Granada (GRX-Federico Garcia Lorca), located 17.8 mi (28.7 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Monachil?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,212 vacation rentals near Monachil. From 226 Houses to 735 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 Monachil for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Monachil:

  • Albaicín: 578 vacation rentals
  • Central District: 614 vacation rentals
  • San Pedro: 560 vacation rentals
  • Ronda: 434 vacation rentals
  • San Ildefonso: 451 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 Monachil?

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

  • Los Cahorros: 1,438 vacation rentals
  • Hoya de Pedraza Botanical Garden: 1,479 vacation rentals
  • Granada (YJG-Granada Train Station): 1,264 vacation rentals
  • Alhambra: 1,271 vacation rentals
  • Granada Cathedral: 1,273 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Monachil 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 Monachil?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 226 Houses in Monachil. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Monachil include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 735 rentals available
  • Cottages: 147 rentals available
  • Villas: 50 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Monachil?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 308 vacation rentals with pool available in Monachil. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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