San Pedro is a coastal town with a 5km blue flag beach on Spain’s Costa del Sol near Marbella. It is a beautifully clean town with smart promenades, shops and luxury San Pedro villas and apartments. It is probably the most authentic traditional town left on the Costa del Sol, and taking a San Pedro holiday apartment will give you the best chance to enjoy both the Costa del Sol’s beaches and gain an insight into Andalucian life.
San Pedro apartments and rental villas are only 10 minutes from the glamorous resort of Marbella. Staying in a San Pedro rental villa provides a great base to enjoy the vibrancy and facilities of Marbella, whilst letting you stay in the relative tranquillity of San Pedro.
The town of San Pedro is an old settlement with many monuments of interest. The 18th Century Parish Church and the Villa San Luis are easy to find in the central plaza, and the Roman site of Las Bovedas are extensive and hold a large number of fascinating features of Roman life. The settlement of Linda Vista has been dated to the 6th Century and is proclaimed as the most important find of their sort in the whole of Spain.
The Sierra de Ronda Mountains are just a few minutes away, where hiking and mountain biking are both exhilarating and take you to magnificent view points over the glorious Costa del Sol.
San Pedro is the site of the last fiesta of the summer. The second week of October turns San Pedro into a festival, and there is no way of ignoring the festivities if you are in a San Pedro holiday villa!
San Pedro has a mild Mediterranean climate, with long hot summer reaching into the low 30’s (°C), and winters rarely dipping below 10°C.
Flights to San Pedro arrive in either Malaga Airport (AGP) or Gibraltar Airport (GIB), both within an hours drive from San Pedro holiday villas. Transfer busses are available from both, and cheap flights leave from a combination of 26 UK airports. To find the most suitable flight to reach your San Pedro holiday villa, it is best to shop around.