Find the best place to stay — Cártama

Where to stay around Cártama?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,202 holiday lettings near Cártama. From 2,813 apartments to 508 villas, 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 Cártama is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cártama?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cártama:

  • Torrequebrada: 648 holiday homes
  • Miraflores del Palo: 140 holiday homes
  • Las Chapas: 271 holiday homes
  • El Palo: 173 holiday homes
  • Pedregalejo: 145 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Cártama?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cártama. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Marbella Beach: 7,769 holiday lettings
  • Benalmadena Marina: 7,145 holiday lettings
  • La Carihuela: 7,089 holiday lettings
  • Cabopino Beach: 7,766 holiday lettings
  • Torreblanca Beach: 7,624 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cártama listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Cártama?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,813 apartments in Cártama. Our other popular types of Cártama holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 508 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 394 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 155 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including condos and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cártama?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,161 holiday homes with pool available in Cártama. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental villa or apartment in Cartama, Spain your home away from home

    Situated 20km outside of the city of Malaga is the Andalusian town of Cartama. The town is set in the heart of the Guadalhorce Valley and surrounded by mountains and orchards of almond and orange trees. The peaceful atmosphere and picturesque surrounds make this an idyllic holiday retreat.

    Things to do in Cartama, Spain

    The surrounding mountains and hills make Cartama a paradise for bird watching, hiking, walking and photography. The climate and landscape also make it a great destination for sporting activities such as mountain biking, Jeep safaris and hot air ballooning. Located far from the hustle and bustle of the coastal tourist resorts, Cartama villas are the perfect place to relax and enjoy the beautiful nature that surrounds you.

    The traditional market town has some attractive Spanish architecture and several historic sites. Attractions include the 10th century castle remains and the Hermitage of Our Lady of the Remedies on the Hill of the Virgin. Both of these important historic buildings have superb panoramic views of the surrounding area. Another well-known feature in the town is the green iron bridge (puente verde) that crosses the Guadalhorce River. The old bridge has become a recreational area where families can picnic on riverside and enjoy the outdoors.

    Just a short drive away is the Guadalhorce Golf Club, which has fairways set in spectacular surroundings. The clubhouse also has tennis courts, a swimming pool and a sauna.

    Cartama is famous in Andalucia and Spain for its religious festivals and lively carnivals. La Virgen de los Remedios festival is the main festival of the year and takes place in April to celebrate the patron saint of the town. Other festivals include the Verdiales festival, a music festival in May, which celebrates traditional music and dance; El Sexmo fair in September, and Fiesta de Los Reyes in January.

    Places to go on holiday in Cartama, Spain

    Malaga is only a 15-minute drive away from Cartama accommodation and is well worth a visit. The city has a splendid cathedral and an excellent gallery showcasing the work of Picasso. The city also has vibrant nightlife for those wanting to party the night away.

    The stunning sandy beaches of the Costa de Sol are easily accessible and offer water sports such as windsurfing, snorkeling, sailing and jet skiing, or you can simply spend the day soaking up the sun before heading back to your Cartama villa.

    If you are looking for entertainment for the kids on your Cartama holiday then Tivoli World near Benalmadena is the place to go. It’s the biggest theme park in the area and offers various rides and concerts and has a variety of restaurants and bards. Sea Life aquarium is also in Benalmadena. The Aquapark at Palacio de Congresos is a water park with over 30 rides and is perfect for a day of family fun in the summer!

    Weather in Cartama, Spain

    Cartama has a wonderful warm climate with very mild winters. Temperatures in summer hover in the 20°Cs, while winter temperatures dip to 7°C. November and December are the wettest months in Cartama.

    Flights to Cartama, Spain

    The nearest airport is at Malaga (AGP), 25km away. Ryanair, easyJet, Monarch and Aer Lingus are just some of the airlines that offer cheap flights to Malaga. There are regular buses and trains that can take you from Malaga to your Cartama villa.

    Attractions in and around Cartama

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Cartama? Visitors searching for nearby landmarks can take a trip to Malaga Cathedral, Picasso's Birthplace and Malaga Amphitheatre. Also consider a visit to the region's top places to see such as Alcazaba and Gibralfaro Castle.