Situated on the coastline, south of Tarragona, Salou is the most frequented holiday resort on the Costa Dorada due to it`s sandy beaches, excellent bars and clubs, and family friendly atmosphere. The Salou weather can vary between 13-18° out of season and up to 29° during the summer months, perfect for sunbathing and swimming. The Salou beach stretches for 10km, from La Pineda to Cambrils, offering Blue Flag beaches and hidden, rocky coves.
A palm-tree lined promenade, with fountains, overlooks the beach with a great choice of restaurants, cafes, bars and fast food outlets, serving everything, from local Spanish cuisine and fresh fish dishes, to international food such as burgers, pizzas, Chinese and good old British grub.
Nightlife in Salou is excellent, with many bars, discos, nightclubs and music venues to keep you dancing the night away and when it comes to shopping there are plenty of trendy shops and boutiques, selling all the latest fashions, as well as a weekly market for all those good cheap holiday souvenirs.
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Salou is approximately 15 minutes from Salou Airport - 9km (5 miles).
Ideal for Couples
Couples are attracted to Salou for it`s superb beach, great bars and excellent restaurants.
Great for Families
Salou offers fantastic activities aimed at the whole family and the kids will love the beach.
Young & Lively
Boasting the liveliest nightlife on the Costa Dorada, Salou is popular with the younger holiday makers.
An abundance of nightclubs, karaoke bars, discos, pubs and music venues will keep you dancing until dawn.
Whether you fancy burgers and chips, pizza, Chinese, succulent fresh fish, good old British grub or Spanish cuisine, Salou can cater for all tastes.
Salou beach is a fantastic, long stretch of wide, clean golden sand, gently shelving into the warm sea.
Golf, tennis, horse riding and cycling are popular in Salou and the go-karting track is a particular favourite with the kids.
Great Water Sports
The more energetic holiday makers can try their hand at windsurfing, pedalos, banana boat rides and water skiing in Salou.
Great Day Trips
From the marina in Salou you can book onto boat rides and pleasure tours, while the nearby Universal Port Adventura Theme Park is a must visit, as is the water park.
Salou is just 5 miles from Salou Airport.