Looking for apartments in Juan Llorens, Valencia, as accommodation for your next holiday? Book online here and spend a few unforgettable days in this beautiful city full of history and colour!
The residential neighbourhood of Juan Llorens is northwest of the city centre, an excellent location for families, friends or couples. It has plenty of restaurants, cafes, supermarkets and anything else you’re likely to need to make your trip go smoothly. It’s all there!
At Friendly Rentals, as experienced specialists in holiday rentals in Valencia, we recommend you head for the north of Juan Llorens and explore the Jardín del Turia, the Jardines de las Hespérides and the lovely Parque de Cabecera. These three parks are perfect for taking a stroll, unwinding and enjoying the open air. Close by the Parque de Cabecera is the Bioparc de Valencia, a modern zoo that has recreated the different animals’ original habitats. If you’re traveling with kids, it’s a must: let them discover a spot of nature without ever leaving the city.
One of the advantages of booking a holiday apartment in Valencia in the Juan Llorens neighbourhood is that you’ll only be ten minutes’ walk from El Carmen , one of the oldest city centres in the whole of Europe. Travel back in time to different historical eras as you wander its streets admiring its magnificent buildings and finding out more about the different cultures and religions that have make the city their home over the centuries. In the area around the Almoina you can go back to the time of the Romans and visit the archaeological remains of the city market and Roman forum.
Or experience life during the Mudejar period in the lovely Baños del Almirante, 14th-century baths designed in Muslim style, a true medieval architecture gem. Only a few metres away lies the temple of San Juan del Hospital, one of the first churches built by the Order of Knights of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem in the Middle Ages. Its combination of Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque is unique in the city. If you want to discover more of the medieval city, visit El Almudín, which served as the city's granary, storing wheat brought in from the surrounding countryside. And don’t miss other stunning examples of Gothic architecture, such as the cathedral and La Lonja de Valencia.
Opposite La Lonja is the Mercado Central, the perfect space for recharging your batteries with some tapas or a traditional Valencian paella. You can also buy some tasty fresh produce to cook for yourself in your apartment. All our holiday apartments in Valencia are fully equipped with all you need to whip up delicious meals in a trice.
If you like shopping, head over to the Nuevo Centro or Centro Comercial Campanar, two shopping centres close to your holiday apartment in Valencia in Juan Llorens. Calle Poeta Querol is home to the most exclusive boutiques in the city, including top international designer brands.
This Mediterranean city simply oozes culture, especially if you book accommodation in the Juan Llorens neighbourhood. Only ten minutes’ walk from your holiday apartment you’re spoilt for choice for museums: M.U.V.I.M. (Valencian Museum of Illustration and Modernity), with the very best in design and posters; I.V.A.M. (Valencian Institute for Modern Art), with leading international contemporary art; and the Centro de Cultura Contemporánea del Carmen, with the latest cutting-edge art. The Museo de Prehistoria and Museo de Etnología are also close by.
And there’s even more art in the centre of Valencia: its walls are covered with the best international street art! Discover its colourful shapes in areas such as the Plaza del Tossal and Mercado de la Tapinería. These are also great places to stop for a drink or to savour modern cuisine, with lots of bars and restaurants. Similarly, the area around Juan Llorens has an excellent selection of bars, restaurants and pubs where you can soak up the city nightlife without wandering too far from your holiday apartment in Valencia.
The Juan Llorens neighbourhood in Valencia is also a great place to stay for the Fallas, as it’s only a few minutes from the city centre, meaning you can enjoy the Mascletá and Nit del Foc without having to walk far. Don’t delay: book your apartment in Valencia now at the best price!