A tranquil purpose built resort close to the Portuguese border

Islantilla holidays will whisk you away to a tranquil purpose built resort close to the Portuguese border. Situated on the far south west coast of mainland Spain in the Costa De La Luz meaning 'The Coast of Light' it is like no other Costa.

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Visit some beautiful EU Blue Flag award winning beaches

The resort is very peaceful and ideal for unwinding with a traditional Spanish feel. Spend long and lazy days on the beautiful beach basking in the glorious sun or relax through a round of golf in this chilled haven. Late deals to Islantilla allow you to visit some beautiful EU Blue Flag Award winning beaches. At over 2 km long the beaches are a highlight of any holiday in the Costa de la Luz.

White sands drift easily into warm clear waters and the whole scene is backed by exciting sand dunes and pine trees. There are plenty of water sports to keep you occupied when not sunbathing including windsurfing and canoeing and boats are available to hire for an afternoon of fishing.

For those seeking daytime activities on dry land then head to the commercial centre for cafes, restaurants, shops and even a cinema, or stroll along the beach front promenade for a light lunch and hour of people watching. Food is fresh and very tasty while the shopping caters for essentials. The nearby town of Ayamonte is a must for the more serious shopper.

Currency: Euro

Language: Spanish

Time Difference: GMT +1

Religion: Roman Catholic

Hop over to the Algarve for the day

Last minute deals to Islantilla offer a good standard of accommodation, most having fantastic beach front locations. There are a few low rise self catering apartments behind the coastal front meaning there is plenty of choice to suit most travelers, and every budget, perfect for those last minute holiday bargains. The main attraction of this beautiful resort has got to be the Championship Golf Course. This hugely popular attraction is one of the best golf courses in the area set against an enchanting pine wood backdrop with outstanding views across the Atlantic Ocean.

If golf is not your style then take the opportunity to visit the nearby Andalucian town of Ayamonte or the Algarve is a short drive away. Donana National Park is a wonderfully important wetland reserve for migrating birds and other types of wildlife which is very popular with nature lovers. All in all, Islantilla is a well kept secret of the south coast and is a superb way of getting a true feel of Spain and avoiding the crowded better known Costa’s. Last minute holidays to Islantilla and great value bargain breaks to Spain are available to book at Latedeals.co.uk.

Places to Visit

Donana National Park

– Enjoy a trip through the sand dunes, wetlands and forests where you could spot over 100 species of birds including the rare Spanish Imperial Eagle.

Bollullos del Condado

– Probably one for the adults, visit the wine growing town of Bollullos del Condado, where you’ll learn about the wine-making process and get to sample a glass or two

El Rocio

– Visit the whitewashed church at El Rocio with it’s famous statue of Madonna, believed to have been found during the 15th century in a tree trunk.