Roses self catering Holiday Apartments - nature, wildlife and sun all within your reach
The Spanish town of Roses is located in Costa Brava in the Catalonian region of Spain and is only thirty kilometers south of the French border. For visitors to Spain looking for a beautiful but quiet and relaxed holiday surrounded by charming buildings and landmarks, Roses is the ideal place. Roses lives up to its beautiful name and is a feast for the eyes full of natural beauty. There are Roses holiday rentals available within very close proximity to the coastline. The many unspoiled white sandy beaches with clear blue waters are the main attraction to Roses but there are many other attractions such as the Emporda Reserve which is a haven for wildlife especially birds. There are also two nature reserves in the area which are home to unique flora and fauna and for visitors interested in the history of the area there are many wonderful historical and cultural monuments and buildings to visit. Accommodation is plentiful in Roses and is available to suit every taste and budget including Roses holiday rentals.
Roses Villa Rentals - stay in a resort as beautiful as its name
Roses is paradise during the day with deep blue seas and beautiful coastlines stretching on for miles and when the sun sets the fun starts and the town comes alive! For a lively night there flamenco dancing shows and large international nightclubs, and for the nights when some quieter entertainment is required there are some lovely small late night tapas bars. There are fabulous restaurants featuring cuisine from all over the world, and smaller bars and cosy wine bars for relaxing evenings watching the beautiful sunsets that Roses is famous for. Accommodation is available within easy traveling distance of all venues including Roses apartments for visitors who prefer self-catering.
There are several carnivals and fiestas in Roses throughout the year. The first carnival is held in mid-February to celebrate Shrove Tuesday. To celebrate Corpus Christie in June carpets of flowers are laid throughout the streets making the area even more beautiful than usual, and for the rest of June there are many carnivals with bonfires and fireworks to celebrate the feast of St John and St Peter the patron saint of fishermen. In August Roses really becomes a party town, with rock concerts, dancing with fireworks, and the wonderful parade of giants featuring giant colourful sculptured figures. Accommodation is available during the festival season but is booked up very quickly! For self catering accommodation Roses holiday rentals are available to suit every taste and budget. There is a huge range of restaurants in Roses serving everything from Chinese, Mexican, Italian, French and of course Spanish Cuisine. In the Catalonian region of Spain the food is typically Mediterranean and features beans, pulses, seafood, meat and extra virgin olive oil. A lot of dishes are tomato based, using the locally grown tomatoes which are simply bursting with flavour! Another picture-perfect beautiful location in which to soak up the glorious souther European sunshine is Mljet Villa Rentals.