Why rent a house in Blanes? Blanes is located south of Lloret de Mar. It is a very pretty town with the town centre very close to the promenade. In the old centre of Blanes you will find the harbour with its boats sailing to Tossa de Mar, Malgrat de Mar and Calella. In Blanes you can also find a nice market and many restaurants. In the new centre you will find most of the discotheques and bars. The distance between the old and the new centre is very insignificant and it is a very pleasant walk. Blanes is an important harbour town with 25.000 inhabitants. It was built on the old roman city of Blanda. Worth seeing are the Gothic fountain, the church of Santa Maria and the remains of a Gothic castle. On the mountain of Joan San you can also find the Roman ruins of a castle. In Blanes there are also two very important botanical gardens: Mar I Murtra and Pinya de Rosa. Blanes has an impressive beach where you can practice several sports and nautical activities. In short, Blanes is a perfect destination for a great holiday. Blanes is also home to the world famous fireworks festival in mid-July. Rent a house in Blanes!