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Vacation rentals in Costa del Sol

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LOFT DEL MAR - Charming luxury apatment at La Roca
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Entire rental unit · 5 guests · 2 beds · 1 bath

LOFT DEL MAR - Charming luxury apatment at La RocaBathe overlooking the ocean in this luxurious apartment on the Costa del Sol. A bathtub with the immensity of the Mediterranean at your feet. Views that give the senses away. The exclusivity of a private development with gardens and pool; 2 minutes from the beach and 15 minutes away from Malaga. Stunning ocean views from the top floor of the building. 250 meters from downtown Torremolinos and 350 meters from the train station. La Roca estate - your paradise.

"La Parra", turismo rural. Tu hogar en el paraíso.
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Entire cottage · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1.5 baths

"La Parra", turismo rural. Tu hogar en el paraíso.CALM, QUIET, AND NATURE. A cozy little stone, lime, and wooden house. Retrieved from the past so you can enjoy it and spend a few days full of peace and quiet. With space for two, it features a living room with fireplace, dining room and fully equipped kitchen on the first floor. The bedroom and bathroom, located in a lovely attic, lead to a terrace from which you can enjoy incredible views of the Valle del Genal.

Studio 5 min from Seaside :-)
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Entire rental unit · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1 bath

Studio 5 min from Seaside :-)Studio (37m2) conveniently located only 5 minutes from the Sea near all facilities with nice swimmingpool and garden view. Comfortable and relaxing for a couple or single person.

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Popular amenities for Costa del Sol vacation rentals

  • Kitchen
  • Wifi
  • Pool
  • Free parking on premises
  • Air conditioning

Other great vacation rentals in Costa del Sol

SUPERHOST
  1. Entire condominium (condo)
  2. Benalmádena
BenalBeach. Luxury Beachfront, 5ppl, Jacuzzi.
$110 per night
  1. Private room
  2. Marbella
El Olivar - Hab. Doble Baño compartido
$28 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Torremolinos
Nice Flat near the Beach!
$42 per night
PLUS
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Marbella
Apartment Design Marbella, Diseño cerca de Puerto Banús y para Cuatro personas
$65 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Torremolinos
Balcón al mar (Direct access to the beach)
$154 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Calahonda
Magnifico Apartamento en Mijas Costa primera línea
$60 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Marbella
Banus apartment private access, ozone cleaning
$49 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire loft
  2. Torremolinos
SUITE ROCA CHICA
$199 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Torremolinos
SUITE DEL MAR. Luxury apartment with jacuzzi.
$152 per night
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  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Torremolinos
SUNSET BEACH. Charming apartment with jacuzzi.
$163 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Fuengirola
weforyou PENTHOUSE B Med One with JACUZZI Higuerón
$274 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Calahonda-Mijas costa
Estudio Mijas primera linea playa
$59 per night

Your guide to Costa del Sol

Welcome to Costa del Sol

There are few places on earth that combine stunning beaches, charming colorful towns, historical landmarks, and innovative art the way that the Costa del Sol does. The hundred-mile stretch of shoreline on Spain’s southern coast includes the area’s biggest city of Málaga and the popular haven of Marbella, as well as other shorefront towns and villages from Manilva in the southwest to Nerja in the northwest. Here the sunny mood set by a year-round warm climate is matched by cheerful design touches, including the trademark Andalusian style of whitewashed buildings with brightly colored floral accents. Hugged on the south by the Mediterranean coastline and mountain peaks on the north, the region truly lives up to its name of “Sun Coast.”


How do I get around Costa del Sol?

The main airport is Málaga-Costa del Sol Airport (AGP) in Málaga, roughly in the middle of the coastal region. But if you’re headed toward southern towns such as Manvila and Casares, Gibraltar International Airport (GIB) may be slightly closer. If you plan to city hop along the coastline, it’s best to rent a car, but if you’ll be concentrating your time in one area, it may be best to use the cabs, buses, and rideshares in the region to get to your destination. For those traveling from other European destinations, train service runs into Málaga’s main terminal (about a 15-minute walk to the city center), with high-speed services from Madrid and Barcelona. Rail service is also available from Grenada, Seville, Fuengirola, and Torremolinos.


When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Costa del Sol?

Nothing beats the Mediterranean in the summer months. But of course, the side effect is that the season also marks the most popular time to visit, with crowded beaches and higher price tags on flights. During the shoulder seasons in the spring and fall, especially April, September, and November, the weather is still pleasant and most days the waters are still warm enough for a dip, making it an ideal time to go. Winters never get too cold on land, but note that the seawater does get quite chilly this time of year. One of the biggest events in the area is Holy Week in Málaga, starting on Palm Sunday, while Marbella Carnival in February, La Noche en Blanco (White Night) in May in Málaga, and San Pedro Alcantara Fair in October in Marbella are also highlights.


What are the top things to do in Costa del Sol?

Málaga

As the capital of the Costa del Sol region, Málaga is best known for its 16 beaches, but also its historic landmarks such as the Moorish fortress of Alcazaba and the towering Castillo de Gibralfaro, with an old town at its base. Art is also a part of the city’s fabric, with the Carmen Thyssen Museum, the Pompidou Centre Malaga (the first Pompidou Centre outside France), the Centre for Contemporary Art, and a museum dedicated to its most famous artist, Pablo Picasso, who was born here.

Marbella

If Málaga is the heart of the Costa del Sol, then Marbella is its soul. Located about 45 minutes to the southwest, the area is lined with beaches — ranging in layout from natural dunes to those geared toward water sports. The city’s Old Town is rooted in its historic ruins, in particular the Arabic walls, but also is a hub of modern art, with 10 Salvador Dalí sculptures stationed along Avenida del Mar.

Estepona

This town simply oozes with Andalusian charm. Everywhere you turn, colorful buildings line the streets. Add to that 13 miles of shoreline and a delightful waterfront promenade and marina, and it’s simply a Mediterreanan paradise. If that’s not enough, Estepona also has a murals route with 40 works of art, and a sculpture route featuring 30 pieces.

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