Places to visit in Andalusia: Isla Canela (Huelva)

Isla Canela in Huelva represents one of the quietest and most exclusive places to travel to the Andalusian coast and enjoy a holiday on the banks of the Atlantic Ocean with all types of comforts.  Located just one step away from the southern border of Portugal, Isla Canela is one those natural spots where tourism is perfectly integrated.

Surrounded by marshes, wetlands, woods and long sand beaches, Isla Canela is situated one step away from Ayamonte, one of the most traditional towns in the coast of Andalusia, with lively tapas routes, cuisines from all over the world and Andalusian specialities, playgrounds, museums, theatres, cinema… The perfect complement for those who, during their holiday, want to have a shopping day, visit cafés and go to theatre, for example.

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Isla Canela beach, with 5 km long, is a reference in Costa de la Luz because of its beauty and complete services for families with children. Even though it is an Atlantic beach and is perfect for windsurf lovers, it is an ideal setting to spend long and amusing days with the children, swim, play and sunbathe away from the crowds. In the surroundings we find some of the best hotels and resorts with family rooms in Costa de la Luz.

As regards culture, although the tourist area of Isla Canela is especially focused on beach attractions, in the centre of Ayamonte you can enjoy a complete leisure experience as in the main cities of Andalusia.

Its historical heritage stands out for the architecture of Mudejar influence, baroque buildings, and constructions such as the big houses built by the indianos.

The Temple of La Merced, Las Angustias Parish Church, Barrio Alto, San Antonio Chapel. Marqués de Ayamonte Palace, Torre de Canela… Thousands of places to enjoy the beauty of the most traditional art and its environment.

Another of the main attractions of this area in the Andalusian coast is golf course with 18 holes situated in Isla Canela, a top rated setting for those who love this thrilling sport. If you look for a good golf hotel in Isla Canela, you just need to check those located near to this large golf course, which is a point of reference for some of the most important professional competitions in Spain.