Discover a selection of 31 holiday rentals in Santander, ES that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 62 per night, and houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Santander. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The beachside setting of Santander is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's monuments, culture and history with a rental holiday home in Santander. Renowned for its beaches, shopping and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Santander

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Santander a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arnia Beach (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Cabarceno Natural Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Santillana del Mar Zoo (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Club de Golf Matelenas (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Zoo de la Magdalena (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Calle de Juan Infante (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)

Seasonal weather in Santander

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 20°C.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Santander

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Santander is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jardines de Pereda (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Parque de las Llamas (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • El Sardinero Beach (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Primera El Sardinero Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Magdalena Peninsula (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Magdalena Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Santander

Fly into Santander (SDR), the closest airport, located 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Santander Station, Santander (YJL-Santander Train Station) and Valdecilla Station are the main stations in the city.

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Santander?

Whether you're looking for an intimate escape for you and your sweetie or somewhere roomy to fit friends and family, you'll find some top holiday rentals in and around Santander. Here are a couple to get your inspiration flowing:

  • Around 25 miles from the centre of Santander, it's hard to beat "Casa Tinuca For 2 People". It has 1 bedroom and a range of amenities including golf and a microwave oven.
  • Another top choice is "Casa Tinuca For 2 People", which is around 25 miles from Santander. Offering 1 bedroom, a TV and off-street parking options, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and content.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Santander holiday rental for you.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Santander?

There's nothing better than a quick break to dust away the cobwebs. Pack your overnight bag and enjoy a breather at one of these weekend getaways in and near Santander:

  • Located 25 miles to the southwest of the centre of Santander, "Casa Tinuca For 4 People" is a good fit for nature lovers and adventurous types. Get out and explore nearby attractions, including Playa de San Juan de la Canal and Playa de Aramal. Then, try your hand at activities like surfing and boogie boarding or hiking and biking.
  • Alternatively, switch into holiday mode at "Casa Tinuca For 2 People". About 25 miles southwest of Santander, fun activities around here include fishing and mountain biking. Rather visit some sights? Plan an outing to Playa de la Concha and Nestares Golf Club.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Santander?

Immerse yourself in the culture of Santander from the privacy and comfort of your own studio apartment. Whether you plan to chill on your own or have fun with a few friends, you'll find the ideal studio apartment for rent in or near Santander:

  • Explore your surroundings and then sleep soundly at "Casa Tinuca For 2 People". This property is a wonderful base for discovering the sights and features amenities including off-street parking options and a microwave oven.
  • "Casa Tinuca For 2 People" is another awesome option. Get comfortable and take advantage of a garden, a microwave oven and more.

There are plenty of sights around Santander to add to your itinerary. Satisfy the culture vulture in you by visiting Poblado Cantabro Archaeological Site and Museo del Pintor Pobre.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Santander?

Whether you're searching for a compact apartment just for you or a townhouse with space for the whole family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Santander. These retreats make the perfect base for a whirlwind visit:

  • Within easy reach of central Santander, "Casa Tinuca For 4 People" lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not kicking back in your cosy digs, get out and explore all the fun stuff around you.
  • Another excellent option is "Newly Renovated Apartment In The Centre Of Santander". Round up a few friends and enjoy a relaxing stay near the heart of Santander.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Santander?

Nothing says "Best. Holiday. Evvv-er." like staying in a mansion. Treat your loved ones to a memorable escape at one of these mansions for rent in or near Santander:

  • Located about 10 miles to the east of Santander, "MontaÑesa Mansion On The East Coast" is the place to go to relax in total luxury. Amenities offered here include a fireplace and golf.
  • Another great option is "Llanos De Penagos: Mansion - The Bumbaro's House". Around 9 miles to the south of Santander, this swanky holiday rental represents the height of high-class living and comes with beauty services, golf and more.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Santander?

We've got some fabulous houses for rent in Santander City Centre. If you're looking for a place with lots of character where you can spend a few days relaxing with family and friends, this urban district is an excellent option. You'll find it 0.1 miles from central Santander. The cultural neighbourhood of Puertochico, around 1 mile from Santander, is another popular place for a weekend break.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in or near Santander?

Big groups mean enormous fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll easily fit your whole squad. Browse our large group holiday rentals in or around Santander and get everybody together under the same roof:

  • Providing space, privacy and comfort, you'll get your guests' nod of approval at "Magnificent Restored Manor House 10min From Beach". Up to 14 people can be accommodated at this escape which has 7 bedrooms, a kitchen and mountain views. You'll discover it around 4 miles to the southeast of Santander.
  • Nothing's more important than being with the people you love, and "Single - Family Housing In Full Accommodation" is the ideal place to do that. Located around 6 miles to the west of Santander, as many as 15 people can stay in this holiday rental which has 5 bedrooms. A fireplace and an ocean view are among the numerous amenities you'll have at hand.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Santander?

Of all the conveniences a holiday rental can offer, a pool is without a doubt the most fun. Have a look at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Santander and spend your time splashing about. Just remember to bring your inflatable flamingo:

  • Pack your swimsuit and make a booking at "Rural House Bahía Pedreña". There are plenty of other appealing amenities here, including a separate dining area and a foosball table.
  • "Magnificent Restored Manor House 10min From Beach" is the type of place you go to leave it all behind and enjoy your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. A porch and towels are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfy.

Don't know how to pack for your Santander getaway? This popular destination has an oceanic climate. During summer, you can expect average temperatures ranging from 65null to 70null. Browse our selection of Santander holiday rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in or near Santander?

It's always more fun when you share those special memories with the folks you love the most. Whether you're planning a family get-together or celebrating a special occasion with good friends, we'll have a large holiday rental that's perfect for you. Here are two of our best in and around Santander:

  • Sleeping up to 7 guests in 3 bedrooms, "Newly Renovated Apartment In The Centre Of Santander" is the perfect place to spend quality time with the family. This top-rated getaway is 0.1 miles to the west of Santander and has creature comforts that include free toiletries and towels.
  • "Santander City Centre" also offers the space you need to reconnect with loved ones. This rental is around 1 mile to the southwest of Santander, and accommodates 9 guests in its 4 bedrooms. A TV and a nearby bay will help keep everyone happy and comfortable.

If you're hoping to visit some family-friendly attractions around the area, there's no shortage of choice. Palacio de la Magdalena, Santillana del Mar Zoo and Laberinto de Villapresente offer fun for all the crew.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Santander?

Holiday with the kids in a family cabin rental in or near Santander and get set to make some incredible new memories together. Check out these options:

  • "Cabin - Cabaña Pasiega Las Lugas En Plena Naturaleza" - Located around 11 miles south of the centre of Santander, this family-friendly retreat offers amenities like a travel crib and childrens activities.
  • "Ramón's Cabin, Comfort In The Middle Of Nature" - This stay is another top pick with families and is around 15 miles south of Santander. Offering towels, a microwave oven and more, it'll get everyone's nod of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Santander holiday rental that's perfect for your needs.

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