Antequera, Málaga, Spain

Antequera, Málaga, Spain

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Where to stay around Antequera?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 580 holiday lettings near Antequera. From 162 cottages to 148 houses, 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 Antequera is on HomeAway.

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

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 Antequera:

  • Miraflores del Palo: 129 holiday homes
  • Las Chapas: 272 holiday homes
  • El Palo: 161 holiday homes
  • Pedregalejo: 136 holiday homes
  • Centro Histórico: 1,383 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 Antequera?

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

  • El Torcal National Park: 663 holiday lettings
  • Antequera Castle: 488 holiday lettings
  • Antequera Municipal Museum: 489 holiday lettings
  • El Romeral: 493 holiday lettings
  • Plaza de San Sebastian: 488 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Antequera 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 cottages in Antequera?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 162 cottages in Antequera. Our other popular types of Antequera holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 148 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 132 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 63 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Antequera?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 412 holiday homes with pool available in Antequera. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental apartment or country property in Antequera, Spain your home away from home

    Set right in the heart of Andalucia, on a rich, fertile plain, Antequera is a fantastic town, known as the ‘crossroads of Andalucia’. There is an incredible amount of history in Antequera, unrivalled by any other town in Spain. The medieval spires dominate the skyline, but there are treasures from every age all the way back to the Bronze Age to be found within Antequera. There are some wonderful outdoor sports to be enjoyed from a holiday rental property in Antequera too, with many special walks and rides in the surrounding countryside, especially up to the huge crag known as La Pena de los Enamorados or Lover’s Leap, which stands 880m above the town.

    Things to do in Antequera, Spain

    There is a vast amount to discover and enjoy simply wandering the streets of Antequera. Only on Fridays are the streets awash with people, with the arrival of the lively weekly market. The rest of the week sees streets staying very quiet, perfect for stress free exploration. You will regularly catch a glimpse of the stunning views that surround the town as you walk, especially from the top of the roman Arco de los Gigantes (Giants Arch). However, it is the ornate Arab Castle which dominates the town. There is so much to see from an Antequera property that a trip to the Municipal Museum may be the best starting point, allowing you to get an idea of the immense history of Antequera before trying to piece it together for yourself. The most famous Dolmen Caves in Europe are also found in Antequera, dating back to 2,500 BC, and open to the public.

    The country surrounding Antequera is an absolute delight to explore. Taking an Antequera country property allows you to enjoy the peace and beauty of the best of Andalucian nature without distraction, whether you decide to explore on foot, horse back, bicycle or by car. The forty minute drive to the Fuente de Piedra lakes are well worth it, especially if the flamingos are adding their iconic flash of pink to the scenery at the time of your visit.

    The Antequera Holy Week is one of the finest times to be staying in an Antequera country property. The whole town celebrates with traditional ceremonies, music and food, in a festival dating back to Baroque times. The Spring Feria and Real Feria, in May and August respectively, attract visitors to Antequera from many miles, with huge displays or traditional culture, including bull fighting.

    Places to visit on holiday to Antequera, Spain

    The Torcal de Antequera Nature Park is a wonderful place to visit from an Antequera country property. The park is home to some of the most remarkable limestone features found anywhere in Europe, as well as over 660 species of animal and plant species. Well worth exploration from any self catering Antequera accommodation, walking, climbing and riding holidays are a real treat in the natural wonderland that is the park. Andalucian horses are available for riding holidays, and the Wolf Park, (Antequera Lobo Park) is a must for families.

    Weather in Antequera, Spain

    This region of Spain is known for its excellent climate. During the long summer, temperatures are always warm, with almost endless evenings. July and August are the hottest months in Antequera, with daily temperatures peaks sometimes breaking the 40°C barrier. Even in the coldest month (January), daily temperatures will still rise to between 15 and 20°C on most days.

    Travel to Antequera, Spain

    Malaga International Airport (AGP) is the closest to any apartment or villa in Antequera. Although there has been talk of building an airport in Antequera for many years, it looks like a stalemate has occurred, so until progress is made, you must make the 45 minute journey between Malaga and Antequera by road. There are a huge range of direct flights from the UK to Malaga, with flights leaving from a large number of British airports.