Platja d'Aro is a popular holiday destination on the Costa Brava. If you are planning to travel to Platja d'Aro on the Costa Blanca with friends, you might consider renting an apartment as an alternative to a hotel. Many of the apartments in Platja d'Aro rival hotel accommodation, in terms of luxury, with private swimming pools and grounds. Also popular with tourists in beautiful Platja d'Aro are the fine hostels and campsites. The luxurious Salles Hotel & Spa Cala del Pi offers their guests 5* accommodation and relaxing massages at their spa, as well as access to Platja d’Aro’s Cala del Pi Beach. Hotel H Top Caleta Palace is a modest hotel with very good accommodation, also offering a buffet breakfast to their guests. There are several campsites within the borough of Platja d'Aro which are reasonably priced, some with direct access to beaches and different amenities on site such as playgrounds for the children and shops and restaurants. As Platja d'Aro is a resort that is open 365 days a year, there is something for all tastes and interests.
Platja d'Aro has eight different beaches and small coves such as Platja Gran or Cala del Pi or Cala dels Canyers, where you can relax completely and enjoy the beautiful summer atmosphere. For the more active holidaymaker Platja d'Aro offers a variety of activities from walking and biking to more energetic pursuits, such as sailing and kayaking. Also very popular with all ages is the nearby Aquadiver, the most famous water park on the Costa Brava. For the culture seeker to the Costa Brava excursions can be made from your hotel or apartment to the Dolls Museum situated in the old part of Platja d'Aro or to Benedormiens Castle, the origin of the village of Castell d'Aro one of the towns that makes up the borough of Platja d'Aro, which dates back to 1041. Very popular with both tourists and local people alike is the beer festival that is held in the autumn. Not to be missed!