Located in the heart of Spain’s Costa del Sol, Torremolinos is a popular year-round holiday spot. The resort is loved for its sandy beaches and lively entertainment, making holidays in Torremolinos a hit with solo travellers, couples and families alike. A seafront promenade runs alongside the beaches and extends to nearby Benalmádena Marina. Torremolinos' location, just 7km away from Malaga airport, means you can fly in and hit the beach almost as soon as you land. With an array of water sports, shops and restaurants, Torremolinos has all the ingredients for a fun holiday in the Spanish sunshine.
Holidays in Torremolinos tend to revolve around the beaches, so it's no surprise that there's an impressive menu of watersports in the resort. Windsurf, paraglide, jet ski or hire a pedalo. Popular family days out include Aqualand water park and Crocodile Park. The pedestrianised Calle San Miguel in the centre of town is where to head for boutiques and shops. Visit the weekly Thursday market in El Calvario, the older part of town. Golfers are spoilt for choice, with the area boasting many courses. For a taste of real Spain, take a walk along the promenade to the old fishing village of La Carihuela or the district of El Banjondillo with its seafood restaurants and beach.
Torremolinos really comes to life when the sun goes down, with an array of bars and clubs. Those who fancy a break from the hustle and bustle can head inland from the main street to the quiet area of El Calvario a perfect spot to sip a glass of sangria.
As well as restaurants serving up Spanish favourites like paella, seafood and sangria, Torremolinos offers a huge choice of international restaurants and fast food joints. A big favourite with UK holidaymakers, Torremolinos has plenty of pubs that deliver British cuisine.
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