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Make a holiday rental villa or house rental in Almunecar, Spain your home away from home

The tourist capital of the Costa Tropical, Almunecar, is a unique part of the Spanish Mediterranean coastline. The mighty Sierra Nevada Mountains soar dramatically behind the town, and the flat, golden beaches stretch out in front, creating a very special landscape.

Things to do on holiday in Almunecar, Spain

Due to Almunecar’s unique location the Costa Tropical, it is a haven for sporting holidays. The Costa Tropical has recently been voted one of the best destinations for water sports, especially sailing, and a rental villa in Almunecar will not disappoint sailors and water sport enthusiasts. There are superb conditions, facilities and schools for sailing, windsurfing and scuba diving especially, but there are also options for water skiing, jet skiing and para-skiing.

On land, going on an Almunecar holiday lets you enjoy tennis, golf and 4x4 off road driving, or the hills of the Sierra Nevada are ideal destinations for walking, mountain biking and horse riding holidays, which are all becoming more popular with every year as news of the breathtaking scenery, climate, cuisine, hospitality and accommodation in Almunecar spreads.

In winter, an Almunecar house rental has a unique advantage. From a villa or apartment here, you can spend the morning skiing in Solynieve, just 2 hours away, and return to your Almunecar rental villa to enjoy an afternoon on the beach.

There is plenty to enjoy within the town too. If you are looking to enjoy a holiday of culture, sightseeing, fine food and enjoyable nights out, an Almunecar rental villa will be a great option. There are some excellent sites to investigate, from the Castle of San Miguel to the 1st Century Roman aqueduct and the Lori Sexi Ornithological Park, and a huge number of excellent local restaurants serving the best in Costa Tropical gastronomy. In the evenings, you are bound to be able to find entertainment to suit your taste, from flamenco bars to large club nights.

Places to holiday in Almunecar, Spain

La Herradura lies just round the coast. It is arguably situated in the prettiest setting on the Spanish Mediterranean coast, and boasts a 2km sand beach which draws hundreds of visitors a day from across Granada. It is a very attractive whitewashed town, offering superb golfing and rural holidays.

Weather in Almunecar, Spain

During summer, average temperatures reach over 25˚C, reaching daily peaks of well over 30˚C for much of July and August. Due to the unique geographical conditions, Almunecar benefits from a remarkably mild winter too, with averages in January staying at around 18˚C, with daily peaks into the mid 20’s (˚C)! This really is a year round resort, and the demands on Almunecar rental villas are high!

Flights to Almunecar, Spain

Malaga International Airport (AGP) is just 90km from a holiday house rental in Almunecar, and there are both choices on flights and transfers from the airport to the front door of your Almunecar accommodation too. The busses leaving from central bus station go direct to Almunecar and La Herradura. Alternatively, once you arrive at the airport in Almunecar, rental cars can be found outside the terminal building.

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                  Apartment #61804
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                          Apartment #40010
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                            Apartment #1984895
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                              Villa #6122269
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                                Apartment #2120707
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                                  Apartment #6494558
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                                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                                    Apartment #6494547
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                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                      Apartment #2037551
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                                        Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                        Villa #8032874
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                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                          House #741272
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                                              Exceptional! 5/5
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                                              Multiple rentals Villa #93253
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                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                  Multiple rentals Villa #93253
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                                                    House #95145
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                                                      Multiple rentals Apartment #1693590
                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                        Villa #2117328
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                                                                Villa #703739
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                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                    Apartment #751211
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                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                      Apartment #1380075
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                                                                        Villa #8039615
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                                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                          House #439982
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                                                                            Villa #870173
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                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                              • 6 BR
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                                                                              Villa #1094517
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                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                                Villa #6493961
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                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                  Villa #420728
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                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                    Multiple rentals House #1514096
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                                                                                      Excellent! 4.3/5
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                                                                                      House #1057251a
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                                                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                                        Apartment #6340624
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                                                                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                                                                          Villa #6395164
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                                                                                            Excellent! 4.4/5
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                                                                                            • 4 BR
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                                                                                            Cottage #1649831
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                                                                                              Apartment #1379606
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                                                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                                                House #6448620
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                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                                                                                  Apartment #8154818
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                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                                                    Apartment #930972a
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                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                                      • 3 BR
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                                                                                                      House #6470252
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      A great 4 week stay!

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Had a great 4 week stay at this apartment! The apartment is lovely - the pictures don’t do it justice. It was spacious and clean with stunning views from the large balcony. In our opinion the apartment was very well equipped in the kitchen and with towels and bedding etc. There was no kettle but we coped perfectly fine without one by using a pan to boil water. It is a couple of minutes drive to a beautiful beach and there a lovely park within walking distance. The area was very beautiful and we would definitely stay here again. The four of us had a wonderful time staying in this apartment - it became a home away from home. We would definitely love to return one day and can highly recommend it. Francisco was very friendly and even though he didn’t speak much English and we don’t speak Spanish there were no communication problems at all.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 26-Feb-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jan 2017

                                                                                                      Opazo Beach apartment was exactly the home-from home we were hoping for.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The property was well equipped and had wonderful views. The town with all bars/restaurants, beach & chiringuitos is a 10-15 minute walk down a few flights of steps so a degree of mobility is required. It is possible to vary the route through charming cobbled lanes and ease the ascent somewhat. La Herradura is relaxed and welcoming and provided all our needs for our 2 week stay. Lots of interesting and picturesque places to visit within a short drive, especially Frigilliana & Competa.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 23-Feb-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Feb 2017

                                                                                                      Ideal for a family get together/holiday.

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Very spacious, well equiped, something to do on site for everyone no matter what age (our party aged 4 to 70). Located with stunnung views. We ALL had a fantastic time.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 19-Feb-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Feb 2017