The Costa del Sol enjoys a privileged location in Andalusia, right on the Mediterranean coast of southern Spain, with more than 150 kilometres of coastline. Costa del Sol benefits from over 325 days of sunshine each year, hence aptly named "coast of the sun", a truly heavenly region with many beaches to suit all tastes. Costa del Sol is the ideal place to spend a dream vacation where leisure, sports and gastronomy come together while enjoying the sea and the mountains.
From the cliffs of Maro to the vast expanses of Vélez-Málaga, Nerja with its cave and its fabulous Balcón de Europa, to the charm of Torrox, the famous towns of Torremolinos, Benalmádena, Fuengirola, Mijas, Marbella, Estepona, Manilva and also the calmness of Casares… discoveries for everyone! Discover the large choice of enchanting beaches with their warm crystal clear waters; from the liveliest to the most peaceful, find your corner of paradise from Nerja to Manilva, with up to 140 beaches to choose from, and 13 ports and marinas.
The Costa del Sol brings together beautiful old Mediterranean towns, national parks in the hinterland and modern seaside resorts. It's worth mentioning Malaga, the birthplace of famous artist Pablo Picasso, and an essential passage before the cities of Benidorm and Fuengirola, popular with families and visitors.
The Costa del Sol boasts a range of mountain landscapes with incomparable views and extraordinary vegetation. The area is great for mountain and hiking lovers to enjoy a day out. From the famous Serranía de Ronda through the Sierras de Tejeda, Almijara and Alhama or the Sierra de las Nieves or the Torcal d'Antequera, there's plenty of choice.
There's no doubt you'll feel compelled to visit the typical white villages, picturesque with their history and charm. Finally, what a better way to finish your exploration with tasty Andalusian food and gastronomy. Taste the fantastic traditional dishes and check out the espetos (sardine skewers, cooked over a wood fire) the refreshing ajoblanco or the delicious churros served with hot chocolate for pudding.
The Costa del Sol offers a variety of activities to recharge your batteries. With more than 70 golf courses, the area is acknowledged to be one of the best golfing destinations in Europe. Costa del Sol is one of Spain's main tourist attractions with significant international tourism developing and excellent potential.
The Costa del Sol has several airports that serve the area, the main international airport is Malaga with a large numbers of scheduled flights from the UK and countries around the world. In summary: fun, relaxation and discovery trips in sun are waiting for you on the Costa del Sol. Discover our properties for sale on the Costa Blanca and get in touch to discuss your escape to the sun!