Calella - A Lively Resort Ideal for Families
Calella is a popular family resort in Spain, with a wide range of things to see and do. Children are welcomed into the resort and have a wide variety of play areas and activities to keep them occupied. Those looking for a fun filled holiday in Spain will definitely appreciate Calella.
The resort is just a short drive from Barcelona airport, located in the popular area of Costa Brava. Calella has developed from a tiny fishing village into a thriving family Spain holiday resort. The one hour transfer time means that there is just enough time to become familiar with your surroundings before arriving at the resort.
The beach is over two miles long and offers golden sand and crystal clear waters. The accommodation within the resort is quite varied; the majority of the hotels offer 2-3 star quality however there are several luxury resorts that are ideal for those wanting an extra special holiday in Spain.
Calella is the perfect place for families to enjoy an exciting holiday in Spain. The vibrant nightlife means that this resort is also popular with teenagers and groups of young travellers. With fantastic weather and a wide range of things to do, it is no wonder that so many people head to Calella each year.
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Calella – a Variety of Things to See and Do
Calella is the ideal resort for families with younger children especially during the summer months. Many hotels offer great entertainment and activity packages aimed at young children, along with a range of play areas and nearby theme parks. One of the most popular activities to enjoy during a Calella holiday to Spain is the fantastic water sports. Head to the beach and try your hand at the various activities including snorkelling, jet-skiing, water-skiing and scuba diving.
Many people opt to take a trip to the nearby resorts which offer water parks and golf courses along with fantastic shopping opportunities. The Pyrenees Mountains are nearby, perfect for visitors wanting a more active experience.
Calella – Traditional Spanish Cuisine and a Lively Nightlife
There is a wide variety of cafes, bars and restaurants to experience during a holiday in Calella. It is recommended to try the traditional Spanish cuisine, with many restaurants within the resort offering local delicacies and dishes. There is a wide variety of international restaurants within the resort; visitors can expect to find everything from Chinese to British food within Calella.
The resort offers a lively nightlife, with many bars and nightclubs that stay open until the early hours. Many bars offer karaoke, cabaret and live music along with reasonably priced drinks and a variety of music.
Shopping is a popular pastime during a Calella holiday in Spain, with a range of designer boutiques and local markets around the resort. There is a variety of public transport around the resort including a mini-train that runs every 25 minutes around Calella. Buses travel to nearby resorts including Barcelona regularly throughout the day.
Calella - Weather and Climate
The average temperature in Calella is 22C however this can climb to 30C during the summer period. During the peak summer season, visitors can enjoy an average of 12 hours sunshine per day, this amount halves during the winter. The most popular time to visit Calella is during July and August; however the temperatures stay mild throughout the year so it is ideal for a winter sun break. The resort has hardly any rainfall during the summer; any showers that occur during the winter usually clear up very quickly.