Where to stay around Costa del Sol?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 15,702 holiday lettings near Costa del Sol. From 9,778 Flats to 9,547 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Costa del Sol is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Costa del Sol?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Costa del Sol. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Marbella: 6,584 holiday homes
  • Benalmádena: 4,423 holiday homes
  • Nerja: 3,089 holiday homes
  • Mijas: 5,855 holiday homes
  • Fuengirola: 4,852 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Costa del Sol! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Costa del Sol?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Costa del Sol with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Marbella: 6,584 holiday lettings
  • Benalmádena: 4,423 holiday lettings
  • Nerja: 3,089 holiday lettings
  • Mijas: 5,855 holiday lettings
  • Fuengirola: 4,852 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Costa del Sol?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Costa del Sol are:

  • Malaga Airport (AGP): 7,456 self catering accommodations
  • Gibraltar Airport (GIB): 17 self catering accommodations
  • Ronda Airport (RRA): 912 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Costa del Sol?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Costa del Sol. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Puerto Banús: 7,061 holiday rentals
  • Burriana Beach: 3,653 holiday rentals
  • Benalmadena Marina: 7,741 holiday rentals
  • La Carihuela: 7,698 holiday rentals
  • Mijas Golf Course: 9,143 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Costa del Sol listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Discover holiday homes in the Costa del Sol

Seaside villas with panoramic terraces overlooking the white-capped waves combine with rustic mountain boltholes in the Spanish sierras and modern apartments in buzzing resort cities to give travellers a whole plethora of different Costa del Sol holiday lettings to pick from. Whatever sort of stay you're searching for, you can look forward to exploring one of the most iconic stretches of coast in the world. From the yacht-filled harbours of Puerto Banus to the palm-topped promenades of Marbella, the carved Moorish cathedrals of Malaga to the whitewashed villas of Mijas and Nerja, there's simply loads to get through…

Water sports and hikes near Costa del Sol villa rentals

Don't worry – all the lazing, dancing and sunbathing you're planning on doing in that Costa del Sol holiday cottage can easily be balanced out with something a little more active. With the shimmering waters of the Mediterranean Sea on 1 side and the rising massifs of Andalusia on the other, there's always room for a little exploration. Pull on the walking boots and hit the dusty trails that weave into the Sierra de las Nieves. You'll spy gleaming pueblos blancos, rugged gorges and olive groves, as you go. Alternatively, there's adventure to be had in the water. Jet skiing and kitesurfing, scuba diving and sailing are ubiquitous pursuits, from Nerja to Estepona and beyond.

Seasonal weather averages in Costa del Sol

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Costa del Sol

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Costa del Sol is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Paloma Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Playa de Santa Ana (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Malapesquera Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Playa de Bil Bil (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Arroyo de la Miel Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • El Saltillo Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)

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