Where To Stay In Granada + Best Airbnbs • Indie Traveller

In this information, I’ll share the perfect neighborhoods for Airbnbs in Granada, clarify the variations between the barrios, and offer you my ideas for the perfect residences. I’ll additionally let you know in regards to the distinctive cave home Airbnb I stayed in!

Planning a visit to Granada? Great alternative! It’s really one in every of Spain’s most romantic cities, finest identified for the UNESCO World Heritage web site of the Alhambra. It’s half fortress and half palace, constructed within the Middle Ages by the Moors who dominated over southern Spain — and you may see it looming from its hilltop place from many areas in Granada.

The view from outdoors my Airbnb!

Not solely that, however Granada is famed for its tapas, being one of many few locations in Spain the place you may nonetheless get these small bites at no cost while you order drinks in most tapas bars.

Granada can be top-of-the-line locations to expertise the Flamenco dance — extra particularly the Zambra, a neighborhood variation that’s notably intense.

Granada has a number of nice areas to remain, which I’ll spotlight right here together with my high picks for Airbnb residences in Granada.

Best Airbnbs in Sacromonte, Granada

Sacromonte has historically been the neighborhood of the Granadian Romani, who first settled there throughout the Middle Ages. The space is typified by its many whitewashed cave homes constructed into the hillside.

Although it’s not essentially luxurious, this space is tremendous charming with barely any site visitors and many small donkey paths main as much as the homes. Expect to should climb the hills a bit together with your baggage in an effort to attain your Airbnb.

I like to recommend Sacromonte in case you get pleasure from a little bit of hippie attraction (and don’t thoughts some poorer neighbors a lot additional uphill), although in case you like one thing extra upscale you might wish to search for Airbnbs within the Albaicín.

While Sacromonte is simply barely additional outdoors of the town core, I do suggest staying right here for its spectacular views of the Alhambra, to not point out the prospect to remain in a cave home.

What actually made my keep in Sacromonte very particular was staying in a cave home, which is actually a novel sort of lodging, and loads comfier than you would possibly anticipate from a ‘cave’! The air inside was nice, the acoustics and lack of out of doors noise made me really feel very relaxed, and I slept like a child.