Torroella i Estartit: Family Holidays in Costa Brava

Recently awarded by Tourism of Catalunya with the certificate of Family Destination, Torroella de Montgrí i l’Estartit is now a good solution for all tourists, with specialized services adapted to family needs.

The privileged geographic location of Torroella i l’Estartit allows families to discover beautiful landscapes with a significant historical heritage including the historic and commercial centre of Torroella de Montgrí and l’Estartit. It is just the perfect family holidays destination.

These charming typical Mediterranean villages have all the services and infrastructure adapted to welcome families, to ensure a pleasant and unforgettable stay. They offer you a complete varied selection of entertainment, sports facilities and different activities for the whole family, as well as the relaxing atmosphere of small calm coves in Costa Brava.

Welcome, and have fun in Torroella i l’Estartit!

Family accommodation:

We offer a selection of comfortable and modern accommodation in Torroella i l’Estartit, such as holidays apartments and hotels for your family.

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What advantages will families find in Torroella i Estartit Costa Brava

Booking your family holidays in Torroella i l’Estartit guarantees safety, tranquility and fun for the whole family with services adapted to your family needs

  • Children's Club on the beach
  • Children's play area
  • Multilingual Babysitting service
  • Baywatch in the beaches
  • Supervisors and monitors in the play areas
  • Non-slip flooring in the pool area
  • Lifeguards in the swimming pools
  • Leisure information and proposals for children, etc
  • Esplanade car park

Qualified monitors and multilingual professionals will pay special attention to safety regulations both in public spaces and in your accommodation.

Also, you will find that:
  • The Mini Beach Club, situated on the Estartit beach, is specially designed for children. The club offers a large number of activities such as water games, play areas, an open air entertainment and sports activities program, workshops, etc.
  • Right next to the Children’s club is the Beach Library where parents can enjoy reading in the shade and children have a fantastic time being perfectly safe under the supervision of qualified monitors.
  • The bathing and the water sports areas are separated by buoys. All along the beach there are various children’s play areas as well as rest areas.
Therefore, families can enjoy their holidays in perfect tranquilly thanks to a wide range of facilities. 

What activities can we do in Torroella i Estartit for the whole family?

The geographical location of Torroella i l’Estartit and its climate make this area of the Costa Brava a privileged place for spending agreeable and comfortable holidays with the whole family. You will enjoy sports, rest and leisure activities such as:

Nautical activities:
  • Scuba-diving (with particularly famous schools in the area)
  • Snorkeling
  • Kayaking
  • Boat hire
  • Boat trips
  • Sailing
  • Windsurfing
  • Water skiing, ski bus, etc.
Excursions and sports:
  • Horse ridding, tennis, go carting, walking and bicycle trips
  • Guided visits
  • Micro light aircraft
  • The old city of Montgrí
  • The international music festival, exhibition rooms, art galleries, museums,
  • Cinema
  • Shopping
All the activities are adapted to different ages and levels of expertise, from absolute beginners through the experienced and on up to experts.

How to arrive in Torroella i Estartit in Costa Brava?

Note: It is recommendable to have a car in Torroella i l’Estartit to move around the Costa Brava.

By car

Torroella de Montgrí-L’Estartit is situated in the heart of the Costa Brava, with easy access from other coastal resorts and also from Girona, Barcelona and the French border, along the AP-7 motorway (exits 5 or 6).

By train

By bus
  • From Barcelona (75 km) with the Barcelona Bus company leaving Ronda de Sant Pere or Estació Del Nord. Tel. +34 902 13 00 14, From Girona Airport by Barcelona Bus.
  • National transport: HIFE Company. Information and reservations: Tel. 902 119 814
  • Bus services: Sarfa //  and Ampsa //  with regular bus services from Barcelona, Girona and the main towns on the Costa Brava. Travel time from Barcelona: 2h30. Time travel from Girona 1h. 
By Plane

The nearest international airports to Torroella de Montgri i L’Estartit are Girona - Costa Brava (51 km) and Barcelona (150 km). They both cater mainly for charter flights, with some regular flights too. Click here to search for your Ryanair Low Cost Flights


Oficina de Turisme de l´Estartit
Passeig Marítim, s/n • 17258 l’Estartit
Tel. 972 751 910 • Fax 972 751 749

Torroella de Montgrí Tourism Office
Can Quintana, Museu de la Mediterrània:
Carrer d’Ullà, 31 • 17257 Torroella de Montgrí
Tel. 972 755 180 - Fax 972 755 182

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