Destination guide

Head to the historic city of El Puerto de Santa Maria

Come and experience El Puerto de Santa Maria and its monuments, wineries and history. Renowned for its beaches, kayaking and seaside, this city welcomes all visitors. Plaza de Espana and Torre Tavira are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around El Puerto de Santa Maria

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes El Puerto de Santa Maria a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Osborne Bodega de Mora (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Golf El Puerto (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Real Club de Golf Vista Hermosa (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Aqualand (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Sherry Golf Jerez (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Gonzales Byass Winery (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in El Puerto de Santa Maria

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in El Puerto de Santa Maria

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, El Puerto de Santa Maria is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Plaza de Espana (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Playa de La Puntilla (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Santa Catalina Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Valdelagrana Beach (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Bahía de Cádiz (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Plaza de Mina (6 mi / 9.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around El Puerto de Santa Maria

The nearest airport is in Jerez de La Frontera (XRY), located 13.7 mi (22.1 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Puerto de Santa María Station.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to El Puerto de Santa Maria?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in El Puerto de Santa Maria. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Naval Station Rota: 1,533 vacation rentals
  • Puerto de Santa María Station: 1,700 vacation rentals
  • Osborne Bodega de Mora: 1,710 vacation rentals
  • Real Club de Golf Vista Hermosa: 1,719 vacation rentals
  • Golf El Puerto: 1,586 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around El Puerto de Santa Maria listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.