It’s easy to see why Salou on Spain’s Costa Dorada, with its wonderful beaches, attracts thousands of visitors each year. A holiday in Salou offers you everything you could want from a family seaside break – there’s two stunning Blue Flag beaches with watersports galore and a long promenade lined with shops, restaurants and bars. A marina and a funfair complete the picture. The resort has many family-friendly hotels and apartments to choose from too. The stylish shops, artisan’s market and Monday street market will satisfy your hunt for gifts and souvenirs. No holiday to the Costa Dorada would be complete without a day out at the Port Aventura theme park packed with rollercoasters and hair-raising rides galore. Further along the Costa Dorada coastline you’ll also find the vibrant city destination of Barcelona and the popular beach resort of Sitges. Flights to Salou take just over 2 hours from most UK departure airports, so a Salou Holiday is never too far away!
Holidays in Salou revolve around the long sandy beaches and the Mediterranean. Salou's Marina has many watersports to enjoy from windsurfing, scuba diving and snorkelling to waterskiing, jetskiing, parasailing, canoeing, kayaking and fishing. On the outskirts of the resort youll find Karting Salou, one of the largest tracks in Europe. Theres also the Aquapolis waterpark in nearby La Pineda. Port Aventura is the must for a fun day out for all the family.
As night falls the resort of Salou comes alive with bars, discos and nightclubs to keep you happy to the early hours with Pacha and Kiss two of the popular choices. For family fun theres comedy nights, karaoke, bingo, singalongs and variety shows along the resort's main streets.
Youll be spoilt for choice when it comes to dining out in Salou. Restaurants serving British roast dinners, fast food and pizzas rub shoulders with traditional Spanish eateries with tapas, meat and shellfish on the menu. You cant come to Spain and not sample a dish of Paella. Wash down your meal with a traditional jug of sangria or try the local wines and beers.
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