Destination guide

Travel to charming Benalmadena

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Benalmadena. Well known for its restaurants, sporting events and shopping, this romantic city won't disappoint. 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 Benalmadena

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

  • Benalmadena Golf (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Torrequebrada Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Tivoli World (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Benalmadena Cable Car (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Selwo Marina (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Sea-Life (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Benalmadena

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, 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 Benalmadena

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Benalmadena is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Butterfly Park of Benalmadena (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Viborilla Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Playa de Benalnatura (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Las Yucas Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Carvajal Beach (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Paloma Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)

Transportation to and around Benalmadena

The nearest airport is in Malaga (AGP), located 7.2 mi (11.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Benalmádena?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,514 holiday lettings near Benalmádena. From 686 Villas to 3,873 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Benalmádena area.

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

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 Benalmádena:

  • Rancho Domingo: 152 holiday homes
  • Sitio de Calahonda: 1,795 holiday homes
  • Torrequebrada: 1,186 holiday homes
  • Urbanización el Rosario: 228 holiday homes
  • La Cala de Mijas: 1,450 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 Benalmádena?

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

  • Stupa de la Iluminacion: 9,408 holiday lettings
  • Museo de Arte Precolumbino: 9,309 holiday lettings
  • Benalmadena Cable Car: 9,004 holiday lettings
  • Benalmadena Golf: 9,064 holiday lettings
  • Benalmadena Marina: 8,950 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Benalmádena 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 Benalmádena?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 686 Villas in Benalmádena. Our other popular types of Benalmádena holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,873 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 558 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 142 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Benalmádena?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,859 holiday homes with pool available in Benalmádena. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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