Need an apartment in San Bernardo, Seville? Friendly Rentals has a wide range of fully equipped holiday apartments for your accommodation in Seville. Let yourself be swept away by its charm, culture, art and traditions. It has a magic all of its own!
The neighbourhood of San Bernardo dates back to the city’s transformation in the Middle Ages, when it lay outside the city walls. The 12th-century Almohal palace, la Buhaira, was built nearby and can still be visited today from your accommodation in Seville in this area.
From the Middle Ages to the modern era, the neighbourhood of San Bernardo has always been closely linked to the metal industry, with lots of forges, smithies and foundries. It was gradually absorbed into the city, especially after the construction of the famous Puente de San Bernardo. Now, it’s one of the city’s best-connected districts, thanks to the Estación de San Bernardo transport hub, where you can catch the metro, tram and local trains. It’s the ideal area for booking your holiday apartment in Seville, especially if you’re planning on moving around.
Book one of our apartments in San Bernardo, Seville, and you’ll be able to soak up the city’s amazing historical and artistic heritage. Nearby is the Parroquia de San Bernardo dedicated to Cristo de la Salud. It’s the perfect area for experiencing Holy Week in Seville for yourself.
Discover its beautiful parks: Jardines del Prado de San Sebastián and Parque de María Luisa, where you’ll find an arbour in honour of the Romantic poet Bécquer and the lovely Las Ranas viewpoint. As you stroll through the park you’ll reach the striking Plaza de España with the chance to go out on its lake. Very close to your accommodation near Plaza de España in Seville you’ll find architectural gems from the city’s Arab and medieval past, including the Real Alcázar and gardens. Did you know that it’s now the oldest royal palace in use in Europe? That’s one more reason to plan your trip and enjoy the best holiday rental in Seville!
San Bernardo is also very close to the impressive Seville cathedral, a former mosque and one of the biggest Gothic buildings in Europe. Inside track down the tomb of Christopher Columbus and admire the beautiful altarpiece by Pierre Dancart. If you’re thirsty for more art and history, head over to the Palacio de San Telmo or the Museo Arqueológico de Sevilla, where you’ll find treasures from the city’s Roman and Muslim past. What more incentive could you want to book one of our apartments in San Bernardo?
If you’re visiting Seville with kids, this is the perfect area to stay, as it’s close to the Acuario de Sevilla, the city’s aquarium, an ideal place for children to discover the magical world of the sea. We also recommend checking out La Casa del Flamenco, for unforgettable flamenco shows. Football fans should make for the Sevilla Fútbol Club stadium, only 10 minutes’ walk from our apartments in San Bernardo, Seville.
Obviously, in this central Seville neighbourhood you’ll find excellent places to try the local tapas and other specialities in typical local restaurants. Make sure to try pescaíto frito, rabo de toro, an ice-cold gazpacho and papas aliñás.
Don’t think twice. Check out our holiday apartments in Seville and be charmed by this lovely Andalusian city!