Malaga Beaches in the Costa del Sol offer all the benefits of this area beaches plus the incentive of being in Malaga Spain, the Capital of Costa del Sol Beaches, a cosmopolitan city with lots to offer besides the wonderful beaches.
La Malagueta Beach is the most popular beach in Malaga Spain
Malaga Beaches in the city
The city beaches are located in the Promenade Pablo Picasso, lined with restaurants and bars. Here a few of the best beaches in the city.
This Spanish beach is the most popular of all and the closest to the city center. It is a man made beach with many amenities, bars and restaurants. There are sun beds and umbrellas for rent, besides showers and bathrooms. There is ample parking for the beach goers.
El Palo is a Family Oriented Beach in Malaga
This is a family oriented beach with all facilities like showers, telephones, parking and bars and restaurants.
You may rent your sun beds and umbrellas and enjoy a great day on the beach.
This beach is oriented to families with small children. The waters are calm with a Blue Flag designation.
They provide a life guard and all the rest of expected amenities.
Located in front of the city, it is a small beach offering ample parking and restaurants besides the famous “Chiringuitos” equivalent to Beach Bars.
This beach is known for good fishing. You may rent a boat and practice your favorite sport.
Map of the Beaches of Malaga
This one km long beach is
next to La Malagueta and parallel to the high condominiums of Malaga City. This
is a very clean and organized beach with all facilities.
It is located next to the Golf Course that belongs to Parador Malaga Golf Hotel and is under the airport runway.
This beach is officially a nudist beach as per Malaga Municipality. However the crowd on this beach is mixed.
Playa Huelin on Antonio Banderas Boulevard in Malaga
Located on the Antonio Bandera Promenade is a busy Costa del Sol beach with life guards and many facilities.
Located on the mouth of the Guadalmar River this is a 2 km beach with a characteristic that it can be seen from far because of the towers of the old sugar factories. It has all amenities and a few restaurants and bars.
This beach in the city of Málaga, the waters are shallow and crystal clear, the sands are as fine as you may find in Costa del Sol. There are many Chiringuitos selling the typical “Pescaitos” or deep fried fish.
During summers these beaches offer free screening movies for the delight of locals and visitors.
Playa Rincon de la Victoria one of the great beaches east of Malaga
Cala del Cañuelo
It is located on the east coast of Malaga. It is a pebble beach with crystal clear blue waters and enough marine life undersea to make it ideal for scuba diving and snorkeling.
These are beaches with a laid back atmosphere, not far from the city and with many facilities.
These are Beaches east of Malaga and closet o Nerja Beaches very popular with locals and attractive to tourists.
For more information visit Spain Tourism Website
Benalmadena Beach located west of the city of Malaga Spain
West of Malaga Beaches
Going west you are heading to the beaches of Torremolinos with lots of facilities and places to eat.
These are beaches near the towns offering all amenities and many bars and restaurants.
credits for images
el palo by bogdan migulski
benalmadena by francesco crippa
malagueta by matt biddulph
huelin by tyk
rincon de la victoria by cayetano
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