What to do

WHAT TO DO

The best of Benalmádena

We help you enjoy and discover in your vacation of this wonderful place

RESTAURANTS

Nanda rentals wants to offer its clients a quality guide in every way, that’s why we think that food is also fundamental. Here we leave a list of restaurants that we consider to be of better quality and in ​​Benalmádena area.

Mandatory stop, to have a cocktail and enjoy the sunset, an emblematic place where you can enjoy live music and a great atmosphere.
With its colorful lounge chairs and puff the gecko has become a benchmark in Benalmádena, where you can share a good time with your friends and family.
Without a doubt, you can not leave your vacation without visiting it.
It is located in Carvajal Beach, Av. Del Sol, s / n, 29630 Benalmádena, Málaga
And his schedule is from 12 am to 1 pm

It is a chiringuito located at Malapesquera beach right next to Puerto Marina. One of the most recognized chiringuitos within Benalmádena Costa. What are you waiting to try some ”pescaito frito”?

Paseo Marítimo, 2, 29631 Benalmádena, Málaga

Chiringuito «La viborilla» is one of the most emblematic of Benalmádena, with spectacular views, and has exquisite traditional food. It is located in Carretera Cádiz, Km 218 Urb. Nueva Torrequebrada, 29639 Benalmádena, Málaga Make your book on: 952 56 01 62

Relax on the seashore enjoying the best cocktails of the coast in our Balinese beds and live the MALIBU EXPERIENCE!

Phone number: +34 952 560 162

Location: Edificio Malibu, Av. del Sol, s/n, 29639 Benalmádena, Málaga

If you are a lover of discovering charming places, and good food you can not miss the Tiki Asian food restaurant, a place where traveling to the Asian continent is an experience, music, atmosphere, decoration … and the best of all .. in front of the beach, it also has tiki away service so you can enjoy your sushi at the edge of the sea, or take it to what for a few days will be your home! Without a doubt we recommend 100% is located on the Paseo Marítimo de Torremolinos and its schedule is from 1:30 p.m. to 12:00 p.m. To book call 952 05 48 21, you will love it

GOLF COURSES

One of the claims of the Costa del Sol is without a doubt its golf courses here we leave you the best selection.

If you want to practice a quiet sport, where you can enjoy the good weather and nature, the best is golf, the Costa del Sol is a paradise for this sport.

Real Guadalhorce Club de Golf was born from the initiative of a group of friends and golf players who came together to get a Private Club.

The project was carried out using magnificent lands north of the airport that had a typical 18th century country house, today the current Club House.

The family atmosphere is one of its main characteristics and, in spite of its private nature, its facilities can be used in the mornings in working days, upon reservation.

Location: José Ortega y Gasset Avenue, 555

Telephone: 952 17 82 82

If you want to practice a quiet sport, where you can enjoy the good weather and nature, the best is golf, the Costa del Sol is a paradise for this sport.

The field, located at the edge of the sea is a long, beautiful and challenging course that you will enjoy and, we are sure, to which you will want to return.

The best professional players in the world have passed through this field and it has been the scene of great sporting events. In fact, the R.C.C.M organizes and celebrates since 1941 the competition called Copa Iberia, which is undoubtedly the oldest and most important amateur team test in Spain.

KIDS ACTIVITIES

We have a large selection of theme parks in our section of GUEST SERVICES where you can book directly, but here we show you many more plans that you can do with your children.

Vacation Benalmádena recommends you to visit the wonderful promenade along the sea which is more than 1,5 km in length. You will be able to walk through the most famous chiringuitos within the Costa del Sol.

Benalmádena is the home of the largest Buddhist temple in the Western world – Stupa of enlightenment. Here you will find tranquility and spectacular views.

This temple is open every day except Mondays. It can be visited from Tuesday to Friday from 10.00 to 14.00 and from 15.30 to 18.30. On Sunday the schedule varies a little from 10.00 to 14.30 and from 15.30 to 19.00. Admission is free, but to see the exhibition associated with Tibetan Buddhism and Himalayan culture you have to pay, this exhibition is located in the underground part of the temple, the price per person is not expensive, € 2.

Castillo de Colomares is a magical place that you have to see.

Is not a castle, is a monument dedicated to Christopher Columbus for the discovery of America.

It is located in Finca la Carraca, Ctra. Costa del Sol, s/n, 29639 Benalmádena, Málaga

The Benalmádena Marina is one of the most important marinas along the Andalusian coastline, due to its stunning design and interior architecture, the number of moorings, the wide range of alternative leisure activities it offers and its outstanding location in the heart of the Costa del Sol.

Parque de la Paloma is one of the most beautiful on the Costa del Sol. Located in the center of Benalmádena, this park has become an authentic green space in the city; an ideal natural enclave for enjoying contact with nature, discovering animals roaming free and taking a walk around its immense green areas.

Paloma Park is the perfect space to enjoy a fantastic day out relaxing as a family, with children, in a couple or as a group of friends. It’s also an excellent place for sports and a runners» favorite, or for simply getting away from the city and disconnecting from stress and the routine.

What’s more, the park is home to many free-roaming animals such as rabbits, chickens, ducks and parrots, amongst others. There are also bars and terraces for making a stop-off, picnic areas, bike hire services and a spectacular lake with ducks.

An Arabic-style structure that is a glowing red on the outside and decorated with glazed tile and bas-reliefs in the exquisite Nazarene tradition. Fountains, a heritage from the Muslim culture, flank the castle, and its exterior commands magnificent views of the Benalmádena beaches. The Town Hall holds exhibitions, conferences, concerts, various cultural events and civil marriage ceremonies (only on Saturdays) in it.

AquaMijas is a majestic waterpark in Fuengirola which offers quantity of great slides and activities for all the family. It has lots of deck chairs where you can relax and sunbathe, changing rooms and toilets, a picnic area, restaurants and bar. You will find too a lovely children’s area where children of up to five years of age will be able to splash around, use the slides and have lots of fun.

There are six slides, two lazu river style rides where you go down slides on floats, a Jacuzzi, a wave pool and a large pool area where you can swim and also enjoyactivities such as aqua areobics and Zumba. The park is relatively small, so is perfect for a famlily as it is manageabe and if you set up camp near to the kids areas you can watch the children enjoying while you relax.

Aqua Mijas is open from April to September and you can spend the whole day there. You can bring your own lunch, just making sure you don’t have any glass bottles.

How much does it cost?

Ticket prices are 25€ for adults and kids over 12 years old, 19€ for kids 8-12 years old, 14€ for children from 3 to 7 and under 3 are free. There are family tickets available which are perfect for families with more tan one child. Discover more and book online for discounts.

Thre are floats availables to hire and avoid the queues, but if you’re visitng at off-season then may not be necessary, so you can go and check out the queues before you hire them.

ADVENTURE & HIKING

Benalmádena is a great place to be adventurous and get that adrenaline flowing! In the summer months, the Mediterranean can be your playground, with a whole host of exciting watersports to try.

You can enjoy zipping about on a jet ski or speed boat, or take to the air on a hoverboard or flyboard, which will really get the pulses racing. To find a good provider near your holiday rental check out TripAdvisor’s 10 best water sports companies on the Costa del Sol.

If you come in the winter season, a trip you can not miss is to go skiing to Granada, Sierra Nevada

The Sierra Nevada mountain range is 1 hour and a half drive from Benalmádena so you can be on the beach in the morning and ski at lunchtime.

It’s an amazing experience as part of a getaway outside the peak hours.

An extraordinary plan to do both with family and friends, partner
We also recommend going for a drink in the sun after going down to Tia Maria, a bar with a lot of charm