Calella, Costa Brava, Spain

Calella is a lively beach resort which appeals to a wide range of holidaymakers, whether you're part of a family, couple or group of friends this resort has plenty to offer. The summer months and peak season are very busy with those who are drawn to the area for the long hot sunny days but Calella is also ideal for those wanting a winter getaway with a mild climate and more relaxed atmosphere.


There is a sports complex, and you can enjoy the various traditional festivals which are held here every year. Santa Susanna features a golden sandy beach and is particularly popular with families. There are a number of bars, restaurants and nightclubs and the old town is ideal for seeing the sights of the monuments and buildings. 1 hours 15 minutes transfer.

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Calella Hotels (38)

This is the ideal destination as it is located in a quiet residential area approx 10 minutes from the lively centre....

5 / 5 from 4 reviews

This popular hotel is situated in between Barcelona and Girona which is perfect for those who wish to explore the area....

5 / 5 from 1 reviews

Located in a central but quiet area, the Miami Park Apartments are a popular choice for families and couples looking for a fantastic base in Calella....

4.3 / 5 from 4 reviews

This budget hotel offers comfortable accommodation and is ideal for those seeking a relaxing base from which to explore the town or surrounding area....

3 / 5 from 1 reviews

Casablanca Suites is a small adult only complex of self-catering accommodation situated within easy reach of the beach and resort amenities....

4 / 5 from 1 reviews

President Hotel is situated just a few minutes walk from the centre and a lovely golden beach with clear blue waters. The atmosphere in and around the hotel is peaceful and relaxing offering guests th...

4.7 / 5 from 14 reviews

Bonavista Hostal is close to the resort centre and beach. Ideal for a family holiday....

4 / 5 from 2 reviews

Oasis Park Hotel is a large complex situated in Calella on the Costa Brava coast. It offers guests a warm and cosy atmosphere and a friendly and helpful service - a great hotel for families and couple...

4.4 / 5 from 7 reviews

Continental Calella Hotel enjoys a central location and offers comfortable accommodation....

3.3 / 5 from 3 reviews

This family friendly hotel is an ideal base for those wishing to explore the area and have access to the beach....

2 / 5 from 1 reviews

Internacional Hotel is situated on a gorgeous sandy beach and within a short walking distance of the centre offering guests a nice variety of bars, shops and restaurants. The hotel offers guests a wa...

4.3 / 5 from 3 reviews

The Neptuno Aparthotel is situated in the hear of the resort. The complex offers hotel rooms and apartments. The complex features 2 swimming pools and an on-site restaurant....

4.3 / 5 from 3 reviews

Balmes Hotel is situated in a nice peaceful area of Calella right next to the beach and within walking distance of the resort centre. The hotel offers guests a peaceful location, ideal for couples wa...

4.2 / 5 from 5 reviews

Checkin Garbi Calella Hotel is a 3 star hotel offering beautiful surroundings and a great service making it ideal for families and couples....

1 / 5 from 1 reviews

This hotel is only a stones throw away from the beach, ideal for those looking for a beach holiday within walking distance of the resort centre....

4.5 / 5 from 4 reviews

Safari Apartments are the ideal choice for a simple, clean and comfortable holiday and will best suit holiday makers who plan to make their own entertainment....

3.8 / 5 from 5 reviews

The Espanya Hotel is a family friendly beach hotel and is an ideal place for guests travelling alone, with friends or with family. The hotel has spectacular views of the Mediterranean....

4.4 / 5 from 12 reviews

Maritim Hotel is situated in a prime spot just a minutes walk from the gorgeous golden beach and a little bit further you will find the centre full of shops, bars and restaurants. The hotel offers gu...

4.2 / 5 from 9 reviews

The hotel is on first line from the beach, perfect for those who are looking for the sun, sea and sand holiday....

4 / 5 from 4 reviews

Mont Rosa Hotel is a quiet complex on the beach. The hotel is perfect for couples and families....

3.8 / 5 from 5 reviews

Although is the quieter part of the town, the hotel is a short walk from the beach, near the little port and close to the historic old town....

4 / 5 from 5 reviews

Catalonia Hotel has a family atmosphere in a typically Mediterranean setting, the perfect base from which to explore the area....

2.5 / 5 from 2 reviews

Miami Hotel is a family hotel and is ideal for a relaxing holiday in the sun....

3.8 / 5 from 4 reviews

Located in the busy part of Calella, The Esplai is the ideal venue for families and couples....

3.1 / 5 from 8 reviews

The Medplaya Santa Monica Hotel offers guests a warm welcoming atmosphere with comfortable accommodation. Great for a laid-back holiday to Calella. ...

4 / 5 from 17 reviews

Marisol Hotel offers simply furnished accommodation, near to the resort amenities....

2.6 / 5 from 5 reviews

Offering great value in the heart of Calella, the The H.TOP Calella Palace is a popular family hotel with an excellent choice of facilities....

4.2 / 5 from 28 reviews

Bon Repos Hotel is situated close to the beach and within a short walk of the centre offering easy access to shops, bars and restaurants. The hotel atmosphere is relaxing and fun, with great nightlife...

3.9 / 5 from 26 reviews

By the beach and city centre, this 'Titanic' inspired hotel is perfect for groups exploring the Costa Brava or for couples seeking a hassle-free romantic getaway. ...

4.1 / 5 from 44 reviews

Located on the edge of a long stretch of sandy beach, the hotel Terramar offers a charming stay in the resort of Calella, close to the sea and amenities of the town. ...

1.2 / 5 from 5 reviews

The H.Top Olympic Hotel is a well-appointed three-star property in a fantastic location. Ideal for families or couples looking for a budget-friendly holiday, close to the local amenities. ...

3.2 / 5 from 40 reviews

Simple hotel with a good location for the resort amenities with the beach just steps away. The hotel offers simply furnished accommodation....

Gran Sol Hotel is situated in the small coastal town of Sant Pol de Mar, which neighbours the resort of Calella 4km away. This hotel also doubles as a catering college....

This hotel will appeal to families and couples looking for a beach front location....

Las Vegas Hotel is situated on the very edge of the resort, just minutes from the beach and all the resort amenities....

Mar Blau Apartments are well placed for enjoying the nightlife of Calella. They offer simply furnished apartments with access to an outdoor pool....

This boutique hotel provides a perfect base for a family holiday with local amenities to suit guests of all ages....

This family run hotel offers comfortable and modern facilities in a relaxed environment which makes for a truly enjoyable holiday....

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Calella Reviews

Mr M Mcclure, Holywood

Holiday Date:21st Sep 2017
Accommodation:Esplai Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin
Board:All Inclusive
(4 suns)

Was OK, maybe not as lively as some resorts but was nice.

Mr S Shaw, Chesterfield

Holiday Date:20th Sep 2017
Accommodation:H Top Olympic Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin
Board:All Inclusive Gold
(5 suns)

Upgrades all the time and is a very good area.

Mrs K Yates, Bolton

Holiday Date:20th Sep 2017
Accommodation:H Top Olympic Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin
Board:All Inclusive
(5 suns)

Fantastic resort and great for families, plenty of shops bars and restaurants, lovely clean beaches.

Mrs R Haslope, Swindon

Holiday Date:20th Sep 2017
Accommodation:Medplaya Santa Monica Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin
Board:All Inclusive
(3 suns)

Not the typical holiday resort however a very nice town and beach. Did not venture outside the town or take any trips as we were only on a "chill out" week. However there were plenty of trips for those who needed them. In addition a train service along the coast to Barcelona and other resorts.

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Please note: the comments above are the subjective opinions of customers and not of Ltd


There are 3 main beaches in Calella and offer soft sand for kids to play and Blue Flag standard clear waters safe for swimming. Water sports such as sailing, kayaking and pedalos are available plus plenty of sunbeds and umbrellas for those who prefer to relax and take it easy. There are also playgrounds for the little ones. Refreshments can be found in one of the many open air cafes, bars and restaurants situated along the promenade just behind the beach.

Things to do

Away from the beach there is lots for visitors to see and do, there is a town museum, a lovely parish church and park with play areas and fountains. If you're visiting the area in mid September don't miss the Minerva music festival, this fantastic event includes contests and huge parades. All sorts of excursions are also available including sightseeing tours and boat trips.

Out and about

The night life in Calella is varied, there are many bars and clubs open til the early hours for those who want to party the night away but also there are numerous bars in the older part of the town for those wanting a more relaxed evening. There is a wide variety of dining choices with restaurants offering local and international cuisines.

Nearby places of Interest

A day trip to Barcelona is a must do when visiting Calella. Just half an hour away by car Barcelona offers museums, stunning architecture and so much more. Visit the Gothic Quarter or maybe stroll along the famous mile long La Rambla where street entertainers, cafes and stalls line the street.

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