Holiday rentals and apartments in Fuengirola
Enjoy the best of the Costa del Sol's lively, resort atmosphere where you can soak up the year round sunshine and experience the allure of superb local beaches. Spend lazy days relaxing on golden sand and play golf on premiere golf courses! This buzzing Andalusian holiday town is part of a series of vibrant resort coastal towns along the Costa del Sol and boasts a host of interesting historical and family attractions. Delectable local and international cuisine, shopping and family adventure awaits!Spanish coastal paradise
Find a breezy, spacious, upmarket, contemporary holiday rental just for two or rent a stylish, exquisitely furnished home away from home perfect for a family or family group or four, six, eight, ten or even as many as 15 guests! Most of the lovely, holiday lettings and rentals in the area are just a stone's throw from the beach! Properties in the area are located within the Fuengirola resort area and feature immaculate, fully equipped, tastefully decorated interiors. Many properties boast a sparkling outdoor pool set in a private courtyard. Beautiful, comfortable outdoor furniture and lovely ocean views complement your accommodation perfectly.
Holidays in Fuengirola: The area and getting aroundA sun-drenched beach destination
Fuengirola is easily reached from all major European airports with flights touching down in Malaga, just 20 minutes away. Enjoy a range of excellent tourist infrastructure such as bars, supermarkets and local shops, with easy access to several, fabulous sugar sand beaches, golf courses and excellent restaurants. This dazzling Costa del Sol resort destination is easily reached with daily flights of just under 3 hours from London, Manchester or Birmingham, perfect for a sunny winter break.Lazy beach days, golf and sightseeing
Fuengirola is well situated for an idyllic beach holiday with easy access to the pristine magnificence of exquisite beaches such as Playa de Fuengirola with lots of opportunities for relaxing, sunbathing and swimming in calm waters! The town is renowned for its pristine beaches that stretch for 8 km, with a wonderful promenade for biking and strolling. Fuengirola boasts no less than 3 Blue Flag beaches with top-rated amenities. There are six stunning golf courses in the area for golf enthusiasts to enjoy. In Fuengirola you are perfectly located for fantastic adventure day trips to some of the fascinating heritage sights on the Costa del Sol as well as the glamour of the beautiful nearby city of Malaga.
Travellers and activitiesFuengirola for beach lovers
Enjoy the bliss of long stretches of wide, soft, sandy beaches with the marina offering an exhilarating variety of adventure water sport activities and sunset boat cruises as well as dolphin watching cruises! In the area you are spoiled for choice with no less than 7 beautiful, iconic, Costa del Sol beaches of varying sizes with excellent amenities such as tapas bars to choose from that are a short distance from your holiday rental. You could try out a different beach every single day of the week!Fuengirola for day trippers If you are keen on exploring and finding the true Andalucia be sure to stop off in the gorgeous historical town of Mijas for lunch and take a walk up to the ramparts of the brooding, dramatic Moorish castle that towers over Fuengirola. With Malaga just 20 minutes away you can enjoy renowned museums and attractions such as the Picasso museum or take a tour of Malaga's renowned ancient Islamic sites such as Alcazaba, a Moorish fortress or Nasrid Palace and enjoy the splendid views from the battlements of Castillo de Gibralfaro.
Top 5 travel tips for Fuengirola1. Bioparc
Enjoy beautifully landscaped pathways and authentic, recreated tropical forest scenery complete with waterfalls in this stunning zoological park that houses over 4000 animals. This premiere family adventure located in the town centre offers a glimpse of exotic creatures such as gorillas, tapirs and orangutans in a spectacular natural setting in ethical enclosures. Night visits allow you to observe exquisite nocturnal animals up close!2. Castilo Sohail
For a breathtaking vantage point with sweeping views over the coast and the Sierra de Mijas, be sure to head up to Fuengirola's imposing ancient fortress, Sohail castle, that dates back as far as 956 AD! Experience history coming to life as you stroll about and gaze out over the ramparts of this iconic historical landmark. Keep an eye out for the wonderful live music performances that take place in the castle courtyard. A concert at the castle is the perfect outing for a balmy summer evening!3. Excursion to the town of Mijas
Just 10 minutes north of Fuengirola, headed inland, you will find yourself surrounded by the quintessential Andalusian charm of a bygone era in the lovely town of Mijas situated at a dramatic elevation of 400 m. Here you can admire the whitewashed beauty of town houses clustered against verdant mountain slopes that tower in the background. Explore narrow alleyways and old-fashioned streets replete with handmade, traditional Andalusian ceramics and enjoy the impressive view of the town from the bullring at Plaza de Toros.4. Trip to Castillo de Colomares
If you are looking for a spectacular place to pose for holiday photos, head just 15 minutes northeast to the hills between Fuengirola and Benalmadena to Castillo de Colomares. Though built in the 80s and 90s this eclectic homage to Christopher Columbus has all the allure, detail, mystique and palatial splendour of Renaissance Castillion hilltop fortresses. Featuring ornate turrets, intricate carving, beautiful views and an on site cafeteria, this is a delightful afternoon destination for a stroll.5. Miramar shopping centre
Miramar is a paradise shopping destination for shopaholics and window shoppers alike. In the hot summer months, the upscale, air-conditioned interior provides a wonderful respite from the soaring temperatures outside. Featuring a huge variety of eateries and all the fabulous fashion and accessories of Spain's most renowned high street stores plus a kidzone, Miramar is known for being the most impressive shopping mall along the Costa del Sol.
Frequently asked questions about holiday rentals in Fuengirola
Which types of services can you find at the holiday lettings in Fuengirola?
Out of all the facilities offered by Spain-Holiday, it can be said that the holiday lettings in Fuengirola benefit from everything that vacationers desire! Here, the holiday lettings generally have a variety of facilities, the most popular being: internet (87%), air conditioning (86%), and balcony (73%)... Pretty cool!
How do travellers usually rate the holiday lettings in Fuengirola?On average, holiday lettings have rather positive comments. Judging by the Spain-Holiday data, 30% of holiday lettings have a rating equivalent to or higher than 4.5 stars. This is a quite high percentage which allows us to confirm that you will easily find the ideal holiday letting for a wonderful vacation!
Are the holiday lettings in Fuengirola suitable for family vacations?
According to the Spain-Holiday database, less than 10% of holiday lettings in Fuengirola are suitable for families with children. Here, it will most likely be easier to stay as a couple or with friends.
Are the holiday lettings in Fuengirola suitable for travellers and their pets?
Of course! In Fuengirola, 16% of the holiday lettings give you the opportunity to bring along your furry best friend, and 29% also have a garden!
Do the holiday lettings in Fuengirola often have an internet connection?
Of course! According to the data collected last year, 87% of holiday lettings in Fuengirola have Wi-Fi. You will be able to access your emails and favourite social media sites at any time!
What is the average price for holiday lettings in Fuengirola?
A big percentage of holiday lettings in Fuengirola (89%) cost less than £100 per night. Therefore, this destination is perfect for reserving a cheap holiday letting!
Do the holiday lettings in Fuengirola generally have a pool?
Definitely! According to the information collected last year, 53% of holiday lettings in Fuengirola have a pool. It's the ideal destination for you to spend the summer months!
Are the holiday lettings in Fuengirola suitable for holidays with friends or better for a holiday as a couple?
According to the information collected last year, 83% of holiday lettings accept up to four travellers. Approximately 66% of the holiday lettings here include at least two separate bedrooms. Fuengirola is the ideal destination for small groups of friends!
Are the holiday lettings in Fuengirola the best option for a luxurious trip?
Sure! The holiday lettings in Fuengirola are quite well-equipped. However, if you are looking for unique holiday accommodation, we advise you not to wait too long to make the reservation, as availability may be limited. In Fuengirola, 53% have a pool, 29% have a garden and 4% have a sauna. Also, if you are looking for space, 83% of the holiday lettings can accommodate groups of more than four adults, and 29% have green spots in the surrounding area.
Are you able to enjoy a beautiful view and spend time outside at the holiday lettings in Fuengirola?
73% of holiday lettings have a balcony or terrace, and 13% have a view. But it is not very common, so availability can be limited. If this is important to you, you should start your holiday planning early. Also, don't forget to use the filters to be sure to find the holiday letting that is perfect for you. However, 29% of holiday lettings in Fuengirola have gardens, where you can bask in the sun.
If you are keen to take a trip to Fuengirola, what is the best time of the year?
There is no doubt that Fuengirola is the perfect place to enjoy summer like never before. This is because according to Spain-Holiday's internal data, 53% of the properties here have a swimming pool, 29% have a garden and 86% have air conditioning. What are you waiting for? Reserve a holiday letting in Fuengirola so you can enjoy your holidays.