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Make a holiday rental home or villa in Nerja Spain your home away from home

Nerja marks the eastern tip of the Costa del Sol. It is sandwiched between the sea and the Sierra Almijara Mountains to the east. Nerja has managed to avoid the high-rise development which has come to characterize mush of the Costa del Sol. Nerja, Spain is best known as the Balcon de Europa or balcony of Europe. This refers to the promenade running along a shear cliff face, giving panoramic views all across the bays and coves of the coastline set against a mountainous backdrop. Most Nerja villas or apartments in Nerja have views similar to that of the balcony of Europe.

Things to do on Holiday in Nerja

In the town of Nerja itself, you cannot fail to investigate the 17th century church of El Salvador and the conjoining Gardens of Capistrano Playa, which run down the hill all the way to the famous Burriana Beach, a blue flagged golden sandy beach. Here, all the major water sports are available, especially scuba diving, sailing and water skiing.

Just 3km from Nerja are the Nerja Caves, the third most visited attraction in Spain. There is a fascinating cave network, adorned with paintings up to 20,000 years old. One of the caves is so enormous that it has been turned into a concert hall for the summer!

If you have decided to take a self-catering villa in Nerja, the pescaito frito (fried fish) is an essential local delicacy to try.

Places to holiday in Nerja

The best beaches in Nerja are Burriana, Carabeo, El Playazo and El Chucho, and a Nerja holiday villa, luxury apartment or rental home on any of these beaches provides the added space and privacy to allow you to relax fully.

The Capistrano Oasis is a small development outside Nerja, set in the midst of palm trees, lush vegetation and aromatic trees. Luxury and self-catering villas in Nerja are low rise, providing an idyllic spot to wind down and relax.

Punta Lara is 1km west of Nerja. It is an attractive village boasting some of the best luxury villas in Nerja, and most villas have pools and gardens. The village is set very near to Playazo Beach.

Alternatively, San Juan de Capistrano is an Andalucian village surrounded by tropical gardens and breathtaking panoramic views. It is a favorite destination for artists, as well as golf enthusiasts, as there is a top class golf course within 20 minutes.

Weather in Nerja, Spain

Due to the layout of the mountains and sea, Nerja enjoys a special micro-climate, resulting in the region being slightly sunnier than most of the rest of the Costa del Sol. It receives 200 cloudless days a year, and average temperatures in August reach 31°C, and like the rest of the Costa, winter temperatures are usually around 10°C, rarely getting below.

Travel to Nerja, Spain

Nerja is 50km from Malaga Airport (AGP), which takes flights from around 20 UK airports. To get cheap flights to Nerja, it is best to compare prices between Aer Lingus, BMI Baby, easyJet, Flybe, Monarch, Ryanair and British Airways.

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Excellent! 4.3/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Excellent! 4.6/5
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Recent Reviews

Perfect!

5 of 5
First time at this apartment and we was very happy. Perfect location, lovely and clean just what we wanted. Could not fault it in anyway. Highly recommended we will definitely be coming back. :)
  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

Spacious Apartment with Fabulous Views

5 of 5
Thoroughly enjoyed our short break in Nerja. The views from the balcony are amazing. The apartment is well fitted out with everything you would need for a relaxing break, including TV channels to enjoy in many languages! Apartment is within easy reach of the beach and town centre. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend this apartment.
  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017