Granada Holidays by Rail

W orld-famous for the beautiful Alhambra, with its stunning backdrop of the Sierra Nevada mountains, Granada has much to offer visitors to the south of Spain. The palace continues to enchant with its mix of Spanish and Moorish art and architecture, and in the summer heat many visitors also enjoy exploring the Generalife gardens, attached to the main palace. You can also get lost in the narrow alleys of the Albayzín district, with its Moorish tea houses and tempting boutiques.

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Our Recommended Hotels in Granada

Melia Granada

This elegant hotel is situated in the centre of historic Granada, 25 minutes’ walk from the Alhambra Palace. It offers classic-style rooms with a terrace overlooking the city. The hotel’s Generalife restaurant offers an extensive buffet breakfast and specialises in rice dishes. Guests can relax in the Albayzin bar.

Suites Gran Via 44

Suites Gran Via 44 provides comfortable and convenient accommodation for visitors, in the heart of Granada’s CBD. All rooms are light and spacious with a well-equipped kitchenette. Guests also have access to free Wi-Fi and a modern fitness centre.

AC Palacio de Santa Paula Autograph Collection

The Hotel Palacio de Santa Paula is located on the Gran Vía, a main street through the historic centre of Granada. It occupies two historic buildings dating back to the 12th century and retains period features including a beautiful cloister and the former convent library which now houses the hotel’s restaurantEl Claustro. All of the air-conditioned guest rooms come with free Wi-Fi internet access, minibar, flat-screen TV and en suite bathrooms with bathrobe and slippers. The hotel also has a gym, sauna and hammam.



Hospes Palacio de los Patos

The Hotel Hospes Palacio de los Patos is set in a 19th-century palace, 700 yards from Granada Cathedral. The beautiful Bodyna Spa offers a range of treatments. The hotel has 40 exquisitely decorated rooms, which have a contemporary design, while conserving the original décor of this historic property.

Day trips in Granada

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Skip the Line Alhambra Palace Tour

It's essential to book your tickets to the Alhambra in advance, as dates can completely sell out well in advance. A tour is the best way to get to grips with this beautiful landmark.

from $130 per person
4WD Sierra Nevada Half Day Tour

Embark on a half-day 4WD adventure in Sierra Nevada National Park with spectacular views of snow-capped peaks, white mountain villages and Mediterranean forests.

from $100 per person

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