Find the best place to stay — Alhaurín el Grande

Where to stay around Alhaurín el Grande?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,198 holiday lettings near Alhaurín el Grande. From 3,354 apartments to 846 villas, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Alhaurín el Grande area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Alhaurín el Grande?

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 Alhaurín el Grande:

  • Torrequebrada: 655 holiday homes
  • Las Chapas: 300 holiday homes
  • Pedregalejo: 164 holiday homes
  • Urbanización Costabella: 185 holiday homes
  • Centro Histórico: 1,555 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 Alhaurín el Grande?

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

  • Alhaurin Golf Resort: 8,950 holiday lettings
  • Puerto Banús: 7,006 holiday lettings
  • Marbella Beach: 7,907 holiday lettings
  • Benalmadena Marina: 7,426 holiday lettings
  • La Carihuela: 7,368 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alhaurín el Grande 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 Alhaurín el Grande?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 3,354 apartments in Alhaurín el Grande. Our other popular types of Alhaurín el Grande holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 846 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 618 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 97 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 Alhaurín el Grande?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4,171 holiday homes with pool available in Alhaurín el Grande. 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 Alhaurin el Grande, Spain your home away from home

    Alhaurin el Grande is located at the foot of the impressive Sierra de Mijas, surrounded by grove laden slopes, pine forests and the lush green beauty of the Guadalhorce Valley. This is a charming Andalucian village, which bustles with everyday life, offering a range of shopping, restaurants and shades squares to sit in and watch the world go by, and all the while, staying within easy reach of the Costa del Sol.

    Things to do on holiday in Alhaurin el Grande, Spain

    The hills and forested areas surrounding Alhaurin el Grande are littered with Roman remains and traces of settlements from the Neolithic occupation. In the town itself, a huge amount of monuments and structures from the past have been destroyed in the hugely eventful and violent past of the village. However, the 12th Century Arcos de Cobertizo and there are three Roman pillars adorning the charming square of Plaza del Ayuntamiento, from which you are given a magnificent view of the valley.

    A holiday rental in Alhaurin el Grande makes the perfect base for a golf holiday. Alhaurin Golf and Country Club is very close to the village, and Mijas Golf Club, Lauro Golf Club and Torrequebrada Golf Club are all open to the public and very close to the self catering holiday accommodation in the village.

    Many people take villas in Alhaurin el Grande to discover the surrounding countryside on foot or trekking in the Sierra de Mijas. Walking holidays are very popular, and when combined with the fiestas and festivals (Jazz and Flamenco Festivals in June) which occur in Alhaurin el Grande, it is easy to see why holiday villas are in such demand here.

    Places to holiday in Alhaurin el Grande, Spain

    Alhaurin de la Torre, the historical sister of Alhaurin el Grande, is a beautiful, quiet mountain village, where people retreat to loose the commotion of the coastal resorts. The Gardens of El Retiro have been bringing people into Alhaurin de la Torre since the 17th Century, and certainly do not fail to inspire and relax visitors. The 27 hole golf course of Lauro is located on the outskirts of Alhaurin de la Torre.

    Holiday accommodation in either of the Alhaurins are hugely popular due to the slow pace of life and close proximity to the beaches of the Costa del Sol. Mijas and Fuengirola on the distinguished Spanish coastline are just a few miles away along the mountain road, where glorious beaches, endless water sports and lively nightlife will entertain anyone staying in Alhaurin el Grande property.

    Weather in Alhaurin el Grande, Spain

    With an average annual temperature of over 17°C, there is no bad time to take a holiday rental apartment in Alhaurin el Grande. Walking and golf are great activities to enjoy, even during the winter, when temperatures rarely dip below 10°C. Summers are long and hot, with temperatures reaching 30°C on a regular basis, although the mountain breezes do keep holiday makers refreshed.

    Flights to Alhaurin el Grande, Spain

    The holiday rental villas in Alhaurin el Grande are just half an hour from Malaga Airport (AGP), which services much of Andalucia. As a result, there is no shortage of cheap flights available direct from the UK. Many providers have great deals on cheap flights to Alhaurin el Grande, but try ThomsonFly, easyJet or Ryanair.

    Sightseeing in and around Alhaurin el Grande

    Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Alhaurin el Grande has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lauro Golf (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • Alhaurin Golf Resort (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Mijas Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
    • Santana Golf and Country Club (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
    • Benalmadena Golf (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
    • Parque Acuatico Mijas (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Alhaurin el Grande

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Alhaurin el Grande is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Barranco Blanco (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Butterfly Park of Benalmadena (7 mi / 11.3 km)
    • Roman Archaeological Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Torreblanca Beach (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Carvajal Beach (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
    • Las Gaviotas Beach (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)