Destination guide

The beachside setting of Mijas is ready to explore

The beaches and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Mijas. This romantic city is known for its sporting events, shopping and restaurants. Malaga Cathedral and Malaga Amphitheatre are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Mijas

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Mijas a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mijas Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Alhaurin Golf Resort (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Lauro Golf (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Parque Acuatico Mijas (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Bioparc Fuengirola (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Fuengirola Adventure Golf (4.4 mi / 7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Mijas

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 93°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Mijas

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Mijas. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Torreblanca Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Roman Archaeological Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Las Gaviotas Beach (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Carvajal Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Butterfly Park of Benalmadena (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Los Boliches Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)

How to get to and around Mijas

The nearest airport is in Malaga (AGP), located 9.8 mi (15.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Mijas?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,232 holiday lettings near Mijas. From 987 Villas to 686 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mijas for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mijas?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mijas:

  • Urbanización Cala Golf: 32 holiday homes
  • Urbanización Costabella: 154 holiday homes
  • Elveria: 542 holiday homes
  • Teatinos: 36 holiday homes
  • Marbella City Centre: 407 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Mijas?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Mijas. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • CAC Mijas: 8,752 holiday lettings
  • Calanova Golf Club: 8,124 holiday lettings
  • Miraflores Golf Club: 7,947 holiday lettings
  • Mijas Plaza de Toros: 8,883 holiday lettings
  • La Siesta Golf Club: 8,161 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mijas listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Mijas?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 987 Villas in Mijas. Our other popular types of Mijas holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 686 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 4,190 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 128 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mijas?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4,835 holiday homes with pool available in Mijas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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