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Salou is a unique holiday destination on the Costa Dorada. Its shallow beaches with fine golden sand, ideal for families, the capacity and quality of its holiday accommodations and the wide range of leisure and entertainment, led by Port Aventura WORLD, have awarded it the title of capital of the Costa Dorada, as well as the international recognition of being the "Beach of Europe".
Salou offers more than 10 km of coastline with fantastic beaches of crystal clear water. You will find large urban beaches with all services and adapted to people with reduced mobility, and quieter and more remote small coves where you can spend a different day in a natural environment of great beauty such as Cabo de Salou.
The beaches of Salou are a clear example of the Family Tourism Destination seal. All of them wave the Blue Flag and have quality services for the whole family.
The Beaches of Llevant and Ponent also have the Q Quality Certificate and during the months of July and August they offer a Children's Club with specialized monitors and activities for the little ones.
Salou is a destination with a wide range of leisure and entertainment for the whole family. We recommend you to take the tourist train and visit the most emblematic places. As well as go for a walk along the coastal path “Camino de Ronda” or enjoy water sports at the Costa Dorada Nautical Station.
Multi-adventure parks are the perfect option to enjoy a great family holiday. Bosc Aventura Park in Salou city centre, offers you funny zip lines, the climbing wall and paintball.
For motor lovers, we recommend visiting karts or discovering the surroundings with Jeep routes.
And don't forget PortAventura World, a world of surprises in its 3 theme parks, PortAventura Park, Caribe Aquatic Park and Ferrari Land. You can buy your tickets at our reception and avoid long queues at the park's ticket office.
Thanks to the good weather conditions and their hight quality sports facilicys, the catalan tourism agency was awared Salou like Sports Tourism Destination.
Water sports such as sailing, canoeing, scuba diving or water skiing have the point of reference in the Nautical Club.
For bicycle lovers, Salou offers numerous routes (road and cross) and multiple advantages and specialized services to cyclists. For those who enjoy the golf, Salou has the most modern golf club of the Costa Dorada, the Lumine Beach and Golf Community, with 3 unique golf courses, allowing you to play in a privileged natural environment, surrounded by pine forests and extraordinary sea views.
In addition, Salou is host to various sports competitions nationally and internationally (Rally RACC Costa Daurada, Raceboard Worldchampionship, Mare Nostrum Cup, etc ...)
Salou offers endless possibilities for practicing sport for all levels: elite, professional and amateur. Discover our accommodations with specialized equipment
There is no discussion. The food turns your vacation into an experience that goes beyond the senses, and Salou offers the Mediterranean flavors that will delight the most demanding palates.
The Salou Food Experience brand produces a gastronomic calendar each year with delicious events to promote local cuisine.
The gastronomy of Salou, offers from the most traditional cuisine to the most avant-garde proposals of the best chefs.
Let yourself be advised. We will be happy to recommend you the best restaurants, traditional taverns, terraces and chiringuitos where you can taste the rich cuisine of the Costa Dorada.
Salou was the first destination to obtain the Family Tourist Destination certification by Generalitat de Catalunya, thanks to the quality of equipment and specific services available to the whole family: accomodation, restaurants, activities ... all designed so that families enjoy an unforgettable vacation.
The beaches and PortAventura World are its main attractions, but the wide variety of family activities have made Salou a good holiday destination for travel with kids.
At Universal Holiday Center we have the best apartments in Salou to enjoy a fun family holiday. Or if you prefer to rent a house in Salou, it is a great option for children. Given the high demand we recommend you to book your accommodation in Salou well in advance especially for Easter and summer. You can check and compare apartments in Salou or, if you prefer, rent a house in Salou, a great option with children.
By car: AP7 highway. Exit 35. / A-7 / C-14
By plane: Just 20 minutes from Reus BCN Airport (REU) - TEL. +34 977 779 832. -And about 50 minutes from Barcelona Airport - El Prat - TEL +34 902 404 704
By Train: Renfe station in Salou + TEL 912 320 320 / 900 410 041. -The AVE Station is about 20 minutes by car and has national and international connections. Renfe del Camp de Tarragona +34 912 320 320
By Bus: Salou has a bus station with national and international companies (Hispano Igualadina, Vibasa Bus, Euro Lines, Line Bus, StarBus, Alsa / Alsina, Hife)
City bus through Salou, Cambrils, Vilafortuny and La Pineda and regular trips to Barcelona, Cambrils, Bonavista Market, Port Aventura, Reus, Salou and Tarragona. It also offers transfers from Reus Airport or Camp de Tarragona station to La Pineda, Salou, PortAventura Hotels and Cambrils. From Barcelona Airport to La Pineda, Salou, Hotels P.Aventura, Cambrils and Tarragona. On the other hand, also makes excursions to different places from the Costa Dorada.
Parking in Salou:
It is important keep in the mind that parking in Salou, in full season, is quite difficult. For what you should make use of the Blue Zone, private parking and some parking deterrents, regulated with parking meters that are in the town. (5 eur / day approx)
Underground or surface parking:
Via Roma - Municipal Market
Plaza Corona de Aragón
Paseo Jaume I
Confluence of Caller Mayor and Calle Baleares
Discover the best apartments near Salou to stay and live the best holidays on the Costa Dorada. Choose from the hundreds of apartments, houses and villas that we offer.see all accommodations in Salou
- Holiday Rental Apartaments PLAYAMERO famous for it's perfect location on the Playa Capellans, centre of Salou.
- Holiday Rental Apartaments ARINSAL fantastic complex with direct access to the Cala Crancs beach in Cap Salou.
- Holiday Rental Apartaments NAUTA with incredible sea views, on the main Boulevard and beach of Salou.
- Holiday Rental Apartaments NOVELTY beach front holiday complex in the centre of Salou. Great Swimming pool!
- Holiday Rental Accommodations CASAS BLANCAS Family Complex situated on the Cala Crancs Beach.
- Family Holiday Apartments PARADISE VILLAGE only a short walk from Port Aventura. Modern and peaceful.
- Family Holiday Apartments VENTURA PARK ideal for families looking for a relaxing holiday near the Beach.
- Family Holiday Apartments CAP SALOU VILLA is a luxury complex and perfect fof families with small children.
- Family Holiday Apartments SPA AQQUARIA near Port Aventura, is perfect for families with children.
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