Other Resorts in Costa Del Sol
Live Weather Report in Benalmadena
Thu 20th Jun
Fri 21st Jun
Sat 22nd Jun
Benalmadena is sandwiched between Torremolinos and Fuengirola, on the Costa Del Sol coast, popular with British couples, families and groups alike, attracted to the lovely beaches, glorious sunshine and great activities. The Benalmadena weather can ranger between 17-20° out of season and up to 32° during the summer months.
The coastline of Benalmadena stretches from Torremolinos to Fuengirola and consists of sandy beaches and rocky outcrops with shallow waters, safe for swimming and backed by the waterfront promenade. Restaurants, cafes and fast food outlets are plentiful in Benalmadena, serving local Spanish cuisine, fresh fish dishes and international food to suit all tastes. Many of the British themed bars have signs advertising all day breakfasts, Sunday roasts and fish and chips.
When the sun goes down, Benalmadena lights up, with lots of bars and pubs along the coastal road, offering live acts, including singers and comedians. Around the marina and the 24 hour square, you will find the main hub of nightlife in Benalmadena. Here you can dance the night away at the discos, pubs, nightclubs, salsa bars and jazz venues.
The shops and boutiques in Benalmadena sell good cheap holiday souvenirs, such as leather wares, pottery, embroidery and jewellery.
Benalmadena is approximately 25 minutes from Malaga Airport - 18km (11 miles).
Ideal for Couples
Benalmadena has something for everyone; great beaches, activities, restaurants and nightlife.
Great for Families
The kids will love playing on the beach and the whole family can enjoy trips to the Tivoli World amusement park, the Sealife Centre, Garden of Eagles and Wild West shows.
Young & Lively
Benalmadena has a great vibe to it, during the day and in the evening, making it popular with the young and lively crowd.
Malaga Airport is just 11 miles from Benalmadena.
You are spoilt for choice when it comes to nightlife in Benalmadena, from karaoke bars, British themed pubs and nightclubs, to salsa bars, jazz clubs and discos. There is also a large casino nearby.
The waterfront restaurants are superb. Here you can dine al fresco and tuck into delicious local cuisine, speciality fish dishes and international cuisine to suit all tastes.
This 9km stretch of coastline runs from Torremolinos to Fuengirola, with Benalmadena sandwiched in the middle and perfect for swimming and splashing about.
Some of the great activities available in Benalmadena include golf, horse riding, biking and tennis. Make sure you take the cable car ride up into the mountains from Benalmadena to marvel at the spectacular views.
Great Water Sports
Jet skiing, paragliding, wind surfing, sailing and snorkelling are just some of the water sports available in Benalmadena.
Great Day Trips
Seville, the capital of Andalucia, and the beautiful city of Granada are both steeped in history and well worth a visit, as is Benalmadena Pueblo, the old village up in the hills.