The lively holiday resort of Lloret de Mar is a precious jewel on the Costa Brava coastline. A thriving nightlife with gorgeous beaches, exciting watersports activities and a fabulous nightlife, you certainly won't be short of things to do! The former fishing village is now home to lots of great-value hotels and accommodation, ideal for couples and families looking for a fun-packed (and sun-soaked) holiday in Spain.
There are five beaches to choose from and Lloret de Mar is the one to head to first! Enjoy strolling along the promenade lined with bars and restaurants. The quieter beaches of Santa Cristina and Sa Baoudella are perfect if you want to relax and unwind in the Mediterranean sun. Average temperatures are 18°C and can reach up to 30°C during the summer months, so don't forget to pack plenty of sunscreen for your Lloret de Mar holiday!
Keen to try activities? Take your pick from scuba diving at The Lloret Diving Centre as well as go-karting, bungee jumping and horse riding. Lloret de Mar is also home to Waterworld, Europe's largest water park to thrill children and adults alike with thrilling water slides, chutes and lagoons to cool off in.
When it's time to re-fuel or wind down, there are plenty of restaurants serving everything from fast food to traditional Spanish cuisine, plus British-style pubs - so there's something for everyone's tastes! Or if you're not ready to end the day yet, Lloret de Mar is famous for its exciting nightlife. You'll discover hundreds of bars, clubs, karaoke and live music venues to keep the party going all night long.
If you'd like to find out more about the local culture on your Lloret de Mar holiday, visit the Maritime Museum and learn more about the resort's fishing history. The origins of the Castle of Saint Joan, which date back to the 11th-century are worth exploring, too, as is the Church of Saint Roma which attracts thousands of tourists each year, and highlights the region's passion for architecture. If you're keen to venture further, the pretty town of Tossa de Mar is worth visiting.
Lloret de Mar is an exciting mixture of culture, entertainment and history just waiting for you to explore! At Hays Travel, we have over 37 years of experience in booking memorable Spanish holidays and have been voted the UK's Best High Street Travel Agent. Call us today and we'll help you plan an unforgettable trip!
Things To Do
Holidays in Lloret de Mar centre around its stunning beaches relax and chill in the sun or try out the range of water sports on offer. The Lloret Diving Centre is the place to go for scuba diving lessons. Try your hand at gokarting, bungee jumping, bowling and horse riding. Water World, Europe's largest water park, is a must for children with its rollercoaster rides and water chutes. Explore the rocky coastline and marine life on a boat trip. For golfers, there are many courses to tackle on the Costa Brava. Llorets bustling nightlife is undoubtedly one of its main attractions, especially for the younger crowd. Its many clubs, discos and karaoke bars are open from sunset to sunrise. Those looking for a more peaceful evening will find many fine restaurants where they can relax over a tasty meal and a glass of wine.
Food & Drink
Lloret de Mar is a great place to dine out with many restaurants serving international fare everything from British Style pub grub, pasta and pizza, to fast food. Venture to the old town for traditional Spanish cuisine with its fish restaurants and menu del dia popular choices. Traditional Sangria and the regions cavas and Torres wines make a good accompaniment to your meal.