For decades now, the Costa Brava has been one of Europe’s most popular and energetic holiday destinations. Each year millions of tourists head for its sun-drenched shores, ready to relax, have a good time and forget about the stresses and strains of their regular life.
As well as its stunning coastline, great Catalan food and idyllic beaches, resorts like Lloret del Mar are a magnet for young people determined to party around the clock.
For this reason a lot of visitors to the region arrive on a tight budget. So it’s good to know that there is an array of excellent quality and value budget hotels in Costa Brava . Here’s a guide to some of the highest rated of the value accommodation currently available.
For a mix of beach, culture, water sports and great food, you can’t do much better than the Hotel Golden Bahia de Tossa. A four star hotel opened in 2003, it also boasts a range of ‘wellness’ services, including a Jacuzzi and solarium.
Another popular venue is the Hotel Aquarium & Spa, located in Lloret de Mar with its 7 kms of beaches. The hotel has a lounge-bar, indoor and heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, UV sunbeds as well as a fully equipped gym and a garden.
Not far away, the three star hotel Copacabana is located in the bustling heart of Lloret de Mar. It’s just a short walk to the beaches, shops, restaurants and local nightlife.
The popular Hotel Helios is another well-equipped hotel. Located just 150 metres from the beach it has an outdoor pool and other high quality facilities, making it an ideal base for a holiday in Lloret.
Last but not least, the four star Hotel San Jorge in Girona offers something a little different, particularly for those travelling to the Costa Brava on a golf break. The hotel is built on a cliff top, overlooking two outstanding beaches and is only a 15 minute walk from the lively Platja d’Aro town. It boasts 119 recently refurbished rooms and has a beautiful and stylish spa. Most importantly of all for golfers, it’s just a 15 minute drive from two great golf courses, Golf d’Aro and Costa Brava Golf and within a 30 minute drive of the PGA Catalunya, Emporda and Platja de Pals course.
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