In May you can almost smell the summer, the days are getting longer and we feel like seeing the sea.
For this reason, in this article, we encourage you to say goodbye to the cold weather with one of the best destinations in spring: the Costa Brava.
So if you are wondering where to travel to in May to enjoy the sunshine, our answer is clear: to Park Hotel San Jorge! A superior 4 star accommodation, surrounded by pine trees and with direct access to two coves with crystal clear water: Belladona y Cap Roig.
So that you can prepare your getaway as easily as possible, at the end of this article you will also find information about the bank holidays in May in Spain and France.
Travel to the Costa Brava in May
The Costa Brava is a little paradise in the north of Cataluña, full of natural beaches and old fishing villages which have successfully preserved their essence over time despite opening up to tourism, full of things to do and plenty of gastronomic and shopping options.
Hotel San Jorge: the perfect destination to make the most of the sunshine in May
Situated in Playa de Aro (Calonge), the Park Hotel San Jorge is located in the middle of the Costa Brava and a comfortable distance from Girona (35 minutes by car, 25 to the airport) as well as Barcelona (1h 20 minutes).
Also it is very well connected with France, especially the cities of Perpignan (less than 2 hours), Montpellier (3 hours by car) and Marseille (4 hours).
We await you in the middle of a natural idyllic setting with lots of leisure activities. Available in our installations, to name a few, we have an outdoor pool built in a stunning terrace overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, spa with treatments and gym. In the surrounding area, discover up to 7 golf courses and some of the most famous towns in the area, with shops open every day of the week. Is it not the perfect destination to recharge your batteries in the sunshine?
Bank holiday time-table
May is a good month to getaway, both for the mild weather as well as the bonus days off due to the bank holiday time-table
- In Spain
The 1 May is a bank holiday in Spain as they celebrate the Day of Work. This year, it falls on a Wednesday and is the perfect opportunity for a long weekend.
In France there a 3 public holidays in May, practically a whole week:
- The first one is the Day of Work, 1st May, which falls on a Wednesday. Right in the middle of the week and the perfect chance for a 5 day weekend.
- Another public holiday to look forward to is the Victory Day on May 8th, which also falls on a Wednesday this year.
- Finally, the Ascension Day on Thursday 30th May.
Enjoy an unforgettable holiday in the hot May sunshine in the Park Hotel San Jorge.