Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Malaga Province

Enjoy the museums and other features of Malaga Province. This city's beaches, restaurants and shopping attract many visitors, and its romantic and welcoming location add to the charm. Take in top local attractions like Malaga Cathedral and Picasso's Birthplace. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Malaga Province

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Malaga Province a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lauro Golf (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Guadalhorce Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Alhaurin Golf Resort (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Benalmadena Golf (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Aqualand Torremolinos (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Crocodile Park (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Malaga Province

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Malaga Province

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Malaga Province is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Botanical Garden of cacti and other succulents 'Mora i Bravard' (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • The Gorge of Gaintanes (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • El Chorro Gorge (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Barranco Blanco (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Ardales Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Molino del Inca (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)

How to get to and around Malaga Province

The nearest airport is in Malaga (AGP), located 12.9 mi (20.8 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Torremolinos Station, El Pinillo Station and Málaga María Zambrano Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Malaga Province by catching a ride on the metro at Puesto de Control Station, Colegios Mayores Station or Rectorado Station.

Where to stay around Province of Málaga?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 16,161 holiday lettings near Province of Málaga. From 2,209 Houses to 2,869 Villas, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Province of Málaga area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Province of Málaga?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Province of Málaga. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Carib Playa: 248 holiday homes
  • Nerja: 3,333 holiday homes
  • Costa del Sol Occidental: 12,398 holiday homes
  • Nororma: 2,754 holiday homes
  • Comarca de Antequera: 2,986 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Province of Málaga! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Province of Málaga?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Province of Málaga with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Nerja: 3,333 holiday lettings
  • Antequera: 611 holiday lettings
  • Ronda: 575 holiday lettings
  • Málaga: 12,163 holiday lettings
  • Campillos: 182 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Province of Málaga?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Province of Málaga are:

  • Malaga Airport (AGP): 7,603 self catering accommodations
  • Gibraltar Airport (GIB): 34 self catering accommodations
  • Ceuta Heliport Airport (JCU): 160 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Province of Málaga?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Province of Málaga. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Los Alamos Beach: 7,591 holiday rentals
  • Saladillo Beach: 5,951 holiday rentals
  • Punta de Chullera Beach: 2,776 holiday rentals
  • Colegiata de Santa Maria la Mayor: 506 holiday rentals
  • Parque del Mar: 6,427 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Province of Málaga listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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