Visit the historical heart of the Costa del Sol on holidays in Malaga. Relax along its sandy beaches, explore its remarkable architecture and visit its quirky museums. As long as you leave time to taste some of Spain’s most traditional cuisine and distinctive local sweet wines for good measure.
In the day, wander around the old ruins of the Roman Amphitheatre and stop for refreshments at the little chinitas. Shop along the Calle Lario then take a taxi ride to Pedregalejo and sample fried fish and barbecued sardines, cooked in old wooden boats. Then spend the evening watching Flamenco or taking in an Andalusian horse show. Choose from our fantastic range of hotels in Malaga. Hire a car and head down the coast to Marbella, or follow the coast further to see the old world charm of Estepona. Malaga really is the gateway to the Costa del Sol.
We offer a mix of elegant modern and traditional 5 star hotels, with a range of golf and spa resorts to choose from. Dine in gastronomic restaurants, play polo and enjoy a game of tennis at one of the tennis clubs. Hire a car and visit exclusive resorts, including Marbella and Puerto Banus – the Mediterranean playgrounds of the rich and famous. Some of our luxury hotels offer live concerts and golf courses too.
Choose one of our dedicated spa hotels when you book a holiday in Malaga. Look out for those that feature seawater and freshwater experiences. Enjoy a Thalasso treatment at the Gran Hotel Elba & Thalasso Spa. Or take a therapeutic algae bath at Fuerte Miramar. The water therapy at Gran Hotel Benahavis Spa provides the ultimate way to start relaxing.
There are 66 golf courses in Malaga province and even more in the surrounding Costa del Sol. Some of the world’s best 9 and 18-hole championship courses are located here. Enjoy a round of golf in beautiful year-round sunshine at one of our specially designed golf hotels, like La Cala Resort near Mijas, Barcelo Marbella in Marbella town, or Hotel Guadalmina Spa & Golf Resort towards Puerto Banus. Or why not hire a car and drive around to tee-off at some Andalusian golf courses further afield?
Relax on Malaga’s sandy, shallow beaches - perfect for safe swimming and playing with your kids. Our carefully selected Malaga hotels and apartments offer a great choice of family friendly properties, or you can select an All Inclusive package to help you manage your budget. There are lots of leisure activities including water sports, tennis, golf, horse riding, water parks and zoos. The friendly Spanish culture means children are welcome in bars and restaurants.
Head down to trendy Marbella, with its designer department stores and trendy modern shops. Look out for famous faces as you shop here. The main shopping street of Malaga starts at the Plaza Marina, near the port, and runs adjacent to the stunning tree-lined avenue, the Alameda. Calle Marqués de Larios is a bustling, chic pedestrian area with many boutiques, designer shops and classy cafes, all surrounded by beautifully restored buildings.