Benalmádena Costa near Fuengirola is one of the fastest growing holiday destination on the Costa del sol and not just because of the Puerto Marina with the luxurious apartments and penthouses.

Benalmádena is right next to the mountains Sierra de Mijas and is approx. 280 meters above sea level. It is only 15 km from Malaga airport and the motorway takes you straight from the airport to Benalmádena. The motorway also connects you to the nearby towns and villages nearby Benalmádena
There are also good connections via train and bus. The train runs between Fuengirola and Malaga, and stops in Benalmadena every half hour.

If you are considering buying a property in Benalmádena with the purpose of renting it out, then the location is ideal as the guests would not nessesarily need to rent a car.

The weather is mild and is a minimum of 10 degress in winter and stretches to about 35-40 degrees in the summer.

On average there are 300 days of sunshine every year, and approx. 20 days with rain.

Benalmadena is split into 3 areas.

Benalmadena Pueblo
Arroyo de la Miel
Benalmadena Costa

Benalmadena Pueblo
Benalmadena Pueblo is located 280 meter above sea level. This is a typically beautiful andalucian  village with narrow streets and old townhouses. This is the older part of Benalmadena, and you can experience the old andalucian atmosphere here.

Arroyo de la Miel
Arroyo de la Miel is located 130 meter above sea level. A lot of properties has been built in this area, and it has more or less become the central part of Benalmadena.
The centre of Arroyo de la Miel er filled with restaurants and shops. Right in the middle of town you will find Tivoli which many years ago was founded by a Dane.

Benalmadena Costa
Benalmadena costa is right by the sea. You find a lot of sandy beaches, and during the summer months there is always full of life here

Benalmádena attractions
In Benalmadena there is a lot to do both i winter and in summer: Casino in Torrequebrada, Puerto Marina, Tivoli, Golf etc.

Puerto Marina is well known for the cosy atmosphere and the beautiful arcitecture. There are over 1000 private boat moorings in Benalmadena port, so here there is always a lot of life here too.

Three kilometer from the cost in Benalmadena is Torrequebrada Casino, and right behind the casino is a golf course.

Benalmádena Park – Parque Paloma
There are a lot of turist attractions in Benalmadena, but the town is also a great place to live. In the middle of the town you find Parque Paloma, which is a large park where you easily can spend a whole day.  There are playgrounds for the younger members of the family and a lot of different animals. In the lake within the park there are lots of fish and also turtles to look at. The very nice green areas will please the adults as well as the kids.

Benalmadena has 25.000 habitants and the beach stretches for nine kilometers.


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