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Hotels in Benalmadena

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from the blog Aprendizaje Viajero

Lying at the centre of all major resorts in Malaga, Spain, you'll find Benalmadena. Know as the city of the golden sunset this three-district destination is overlooked by the castle-like Colomares monument.

Benalmadena has an excellent and extensive range of affordable accommodation. Choose a hostel or hotel at the centre of the town, or from the resorts by the beach, overlooking the sea.

Neighbourhoods of Benalmadena

Benalmadena is split roughly into two neighbourhoods:

  • Benalmadena Pueblo: Also known as The Old Village, this is a strikingly beautiful area with its white-washed houses, abundant flowers, lively bars, homely restaurants and breathtaking views of the sea.
  • Benalmadena Puerto Marina: One of the best marinas in the world, here you will find boat rides and busy streets, with the night time buzzing with life.

What to see and do in Benalmadena

Hit the road for sightseeing through Benalmadena to Torremolinos, a popular water park. For a dose of adventure, climb to the tip of Calamorro mountain and take a ride on the cable car to the Tivoli World theme park. Relax at Benalmadena Pueblo or feast your eyes on the Pueblo lies Plaza Espana, with its orange streets and grand fountain.

What to eat in Benalmadena

Tantalise your taste buds with delicious foods like Gambas al Pil-Pil, prawns with garlic and chilli, Porra Antequiwin, a thick tomato soup traditionally served cold, a Fritura Malaguena fried seafood platter, the refreshing Piparrana Malaguena salad or Especto sardines.

Typical events and festivals in Benalmadena

Events and festivals in Benalmadena are hosted throughout the year. These include Semana Santa, Fiestas del Carmen and the local Summer Festival. Enjoy bonfires during the San Juan Fair and free food at the Fiesta de la Virgen de la Cruz.

How to move around in Benalmadena

The public train runs up to Benalmadena through the Marina, Paloma Park and Tivoli road. If you wish to have a more personal trip around the old town, you can either hire a taxi or rent a car.

The climate in Benalmadena

May until October is the best time to visit Benalmadena. The town is blessed with Mediterranean weather with light winters and hot, dry summers.

More interesting facts about and sights in Benalmadena

Discover the Andalusian Inland villages or head to La Cala American Golf Course. Enjoy cocktails in glasses made of ice at the only Ice Bar Spain.

Frequently asked questions about Hotels in Benalmadena

The most centrally located hotels in Benalmadena with the best ratings are: Hotel Boutique Pueblo, Hotel La Posada and Hotel La Fonda.

It depends on the category of the hotel. If you want to stay at a 4-star hotel in Benalmadena, the average price per night is 32 , while you will pay an average of 21 for a 3-star hotel, and in a more luxurious 5-star hotel, you"ll pay around 58 .

If you're bringing a vehicle, we recommend that you book a hotel with parking in Benalmadena, like Artplatinum Suites & Apartments, Hotel Boutique Pueblo or Pueblo Quinta Apartamentos.

You can make reservations at Hotel Vincci Selección Aleysa Boutique & Spa if you´re looking for a hotel with valet service for your visit to Benalmadena.

If you need a hotel with disabled access in Benalmadena, we recommend Hotel Vincci Selección Aleysa Boutique & Spa, Hotel Sentido Benalmadena Beach and Hotel La Posada.

The best hotels in Benalmadena for adults only are Hotel Alay Adults Only and Hotel Medplaya Riviera Adults Only.

According to our clients, if you´re travelling with children, the best hotels in Benalmadena are Royal Oasis Club At Pueblo Quinta By Diamond Resorts, Artplatinum Suites & Apartments and Hotel Vincci Selección Aleysa Boutique & Spa.

If you want to save time, the hotels in Benalmadena with express check-in and check-out are Hotel Vincci Selección Aleysa Boutique & Spa, Royal Oasis Club At Pueblo Quinta By Diamond Resorts and Benalmadena Palace Spa.