- Holiday Guide
Beautiful Benalmadena is located on the Costa Del Sol, between Torremolinos and Fuengirola, just 19km from Malaga airport. Perfect for family holidays to Spain, the main sandy beach offers shallow waters for safe swimming for the little ones.
Singles and couples who choose to holiday in Benalmadena will also not be disappointed with its wide range of facilities and fabulous selection of restaurants and bars as it really is a resort for everyone!
Benalmadena Costa has more than 8km of blue flag beaches. It also boasts a world class marina, with boats and yachts of every size, surrounded by sophisticated restaurants and bars, perfect for people watching!
A short walk from the marina along a flat promenade will take you to the livelier town of Torremolinos. Here you will find plenty of bars and restaurants, serving everything from local Tapas dishes to your favourite English pub grub
No holiday to Benalmadena is complete without a visit to the old town, known as Benalmadena Pueblo. It is a traditional Andalusian village in the mountains, with whitewashed houses and narrow, steep winding streets. This is the place to soak up traditional Spanish life, as well as enjoying the magnificent views and perfect for a romantic day out.
With no shortage of things to do... take a cable car ride to the top of the mountain 'Monte Calamorro' which is great fun, as is Tivoli World amusement park which has Wild West and Flamenco shows. Selwo Marina Marine Park offers a host of animals including dolphins, penguins and sea lions, whereas Benalmadena Sea life centre has the biggest collection of sharks in Europe.
Popular day trips include a visit to see the apes of Gibraltar, a drive to the city of Seville, to inland Ronda or to take in the glitz and glamour of Puerto Banus.
Holidays in Benalmadena offer something for everyone, so whether you're looking for a family break or romantic Summer holiday, The Co-operative Travel has the perfect Benalmadena holiday deal for you.