Where to stay around Mijas?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,790 holiday lettings near Mijas. From 3,851 apartments to 888 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mijas for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Mijas:

  • Urbanización Cala Golf: 32 holiday homes
  • Torrequebrada: 657 holiday homes
  • Miraflores del Palo: 138 holiday homes
  • Las Chapas: 308 holiday homes
  • El Palo: 168 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 Mijas?

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

  • Miraflores Golf Club: 7,588 holiday lettings
  • Mijas Golf Course: 8,960 holiday lettings
  • La Cala Golf: 7,749 holiday lettings
  • Mijas Plaza de Toros: 8,560 holiday lettings
  • El Chaparral Golf Club: 7,405 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mijas 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 Mijas?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 3,851 apartments in Mijas. Our other popular types of Mijas holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 888 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 662 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 101 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mijas?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4,607 holiday homes with pool available in Mijas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

    The village of Mijas or Mijas Pueblo is known as the ‘white village of Andalucía’, and resides 400m up on a steep hill on the Mijas Costa. The cobbled streets and stunning setting have made Mijas holidays a favourite and many foreign settlers, especially artists and writers have never left after taking accommodation in Mijas. It is a quaint, quiet town just 7km from the commercial coastal towns of the coast. The unmistakable Andalucian atmosphere in Mijas is tangible, with a passion for festivals and a laid back, slow pace of life making it impossible not to relax in a Mijas villa. Despite being a world away from the bustle of the coastal resorts, a self catering holiday rental in Mijas is only a few kilometres away from the beaches of the Costa del Sol.

    Things to do on holiday in Mijas, Spain

    The influx of artists and craftsmen has meant that many boutiques have sprung up selling unique and beautiful crafts and pictures. The best way to explore the town is in one of the local donkey taxis, which are not very expensive but are both comfortable and relaxing! Sitting in a street bar on the Plaza de la Paz is an idyllic way to spend an hour, watching the world going by. The Santuario de la Virgen de la Pena is a magnificent shrine carved into the rock. The best views from Mijas can be found from the park at the top of the hill or either of the stunningly beautiful churches of Santa Ana or San Sebastian. San Sebastian Street is thought to be the most photographed street in Spain.

    Once you have walked around the village, a great place to stop and admire the view is the Muralla Gardens. From this vantage point, you can see stunning views all along the coast, whilst sitting in the shade of the flowers and trees which are in bloom all year round.

    Information on the history and culture of this beautiful village can be investigated from the Folk Museum and the frequent displays in the Town Hall. Taking a Mijas villa over Easter weekend will be certain to entertain. Mijas is the host of the largest Easter celebration in Andalucía.

    There is plenty of entertainment to keep you occupied when staying in a Mijas holiday villa. The Mijas hippodrome is host to a range of racing, and the Parque Acuatico Mijas water park is open from May until October. Mijas also has two golf courses to entertain those on golfing holidays. Los Olivos and Los Lagos golf courses are both open to the public. Fuengirola zoo, Tivoli world and the Marbella casino are all within striking distance of a self catering holiday rental in Mijas too, making it an ideal base to entertain everyone on a family holiday.

    Weather in Mijas, Spain

    With 320 days of sun every year, Mijas is perfect for last minute holidays at any time of the year, especially for golf holidays. Winter temperatures are around 20°C during the day, and summer temperatures soar into the 30’s (°C).

    Flights to Mijas, Spain

    Malaga Airport (AGP) is within an hour of Mijas. Daily flights from the UK arrive in Malaga from 12 airports, and due to the competition, there are some fantastic deals on cheap flights to Mijas to be found.

    Sightseeing in and around Mijas

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Mijas a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mijas Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
    • Alhaurin Golf Resort (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Lauro Golf (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Parque Acuatico Mijas (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • Bioparc Fuengirola (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • Fuengirola Adventure Golf (4.4 mi / 7 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Mijas

    If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 34°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Mijas

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mijas. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Torreblanca Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Roman Archaeological Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Las Gaviotas Beach (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Carvajal Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Butterfly Park of Benalmadena (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Los Boliches Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)