This apartment is situated within the Arenal Golf Phase 1 complex in Benalmadena and provides easy access to the main motorway (Autovía del Mediterráneo). It is also well connected by public transport (bus stop just beside the complex) to Benalmadena town, Arroyo de la Miel and the many beaches along the coastline.
The location is ideally situated for exploring the Benalmadena area, within walking distance of the theme park - Tivoli World, and Benalmadena Pueblo, supermarket within easy walking distance.
The Plaza Mayor shopping center is only 10 minutes away by car from the apartment. This lovely outdoor shopping centre has the ambience of a classic andalusian town, with an abundance of clothing shops, restaurants, pubs and a cinema.
There is also a wide choice of restaurants in close proximity to the apartment & we can provide you a list of recommendations on where to eat.
Distances to main points of interest:
3 Km to Arroyo de la Miel
(Paloma park, Selwo Marina and Tivoli World amusement park).
6 Km to Benalmadena marina
(shops, restaurants, night clubs, aquarium) with capacity for 1000 ships and where there are a wide range of aquatic sports available for you to try including, sailing, kayaking, water skiing, paragliding and diving.
1 Km to Torrequebrada Casino.
10 Km to Fuengirola (water-park, zoo, street market).
Torrequebrada Golf Course is just beside the complex.
It is the nearest course (only 10 minutes away) and is a magnificent well established championship course.
Mijas Golf course: ~15 minutes by car.
For a leisurely game on a picturesque course where you can drive your sat nav buggy right up to your ball is Mijas Los Olivos, with the clubhouse restaurant also recommendable.
Alhaurin and Lauro Golf course: ~20 minutes by car.
Try Alhaurin for stunning views and a challenging course.
Club de Golf Guadalhorce: ~20 minutes by car (near Malaga).
It has a large Spanish membership and a beautiful old clubhouse.
La Cala Golf Course. A well known course in the mountains and I would always recommend a buggy here.
All the courses mentioned are within easy reach as well as numerous others.
Malaga Airport is only 15 minutes away by car.
The commuter train station is 1km away which takes you directly to Malaga train station & from here you can take the high speed train (AVE). The AVE connects with Seville in 2h, Cordoba in 1h and Madrid in 2.5h.
The apartment is also ideally situated as a starting point for one-day trips by car to other places of interest including Ronda, Gibraltar, Granada, Nerja, Marbella or Málaga (all of them less than 2 hours away by car).
The apartment is only 12km away from Malaga, which is certainly worth a visit during your stay. Among the many cultural attractions of this vibrant city are the historic Alcazaba (Arabic fortress) and the Gibralfaro castle. Malaga is also home to over 20 museums, including, the world famous Pablo Picasso Museum and, with the recently inaugurated Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum in the Villalón Palace. There are also many other activities to help immerse yourself in the spanish culture such as a visit to the Bullfighting ring, a flamenco show or wine tasting tour. If you need a break from all the sightseeing, Malaga also has plenty of excellent shopping, like Vialia (inside Malaga train station), Muelle 1 (at the very nicely renewed docklands), or El Corte Inglés.
Come to Andalucia if you are looking for warm and welcoming people, sun and beaches, heritage and culture, health and relaxation, nature and sports activities, amazing food and wine…as here you’ll find them all!