Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Malaga Province

Enjoy the museums and other features of Malaga Province. This city's beaches, restaurants and shopping attract many visitors, as does its romantic and welcoming location. Take in top local attractions such as Malaga Cathedral and Picasso's Birthplace. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Malaga Province

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Malaga Province a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lauro Golf (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Guadalhorce Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Alhaurin Golf Resort (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Benalmadena Golf (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Aqualand Torremolinos (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Crocodile Park (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Malaga Province

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Malaga Province

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Malaga Province is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanical Garden of cacti and other succulents 'Mora i Bravard' (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • The Gorge of Gaintanes (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • El Chorro Gorge (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Barranco Blanco (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Ardales Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Molino del Inca (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Malaga Province

The nearest airport is in Malaga (AGP), located 12.9 mi (20.8 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Torremolinos Station, El Pinillo Station and Málaga María Zambrano Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Malaga Province by catching a ride on the metro at Puesto de Control Station, Colegios Mayores Station or Rectorado Station.

Where to stay near Province of Málaga?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19,310 holiday rentals near Province of Málaga. From 3,071 Villas to 2,944 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Province of Málaga is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Province of Málaga?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Province of Málaga. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Marbella: 7,495 holiday rentals
  • Costa del Sol: 17,779 holiday rentals
  • Málaga: 13,341 holiday rentals
  • Nerja: 3,602 holiday rentals
  • La Goleta: 1,374 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Province of Málaga! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Province of Málaga?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Province of Málaga with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Marbella: 7,495 holiday homes
  • Málaga: 13,341 holiday homes
  • Nerja: 3,602 holiday homes
  • El Faro: 5,049 holiday homes
  • Estepona: 4,719 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Province of Málaga?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Province of Málaga are:

  • Malaga Airport (AGP): 8,377 holiday houses
  • Gibraltar Airport (GIB): 18 holiday houses
  • Ceuta Heliport Airport (JCU): 199 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Province of Málaga?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Province of Málaga. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cabopino Beach: 2,609 holiday rentals
  • Estepona Golf: 4,742 holiday rentals
  • Torremolinos (UTL-Torremolinos Train Station): 8,579 holiday rentals
  • Santa Anna Art Museum: 7,016 holiday rentals
  • Bil-Bil Castle: 8,778 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Province of Málaga listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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