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, and its romantic and welcoming location add to the charm. Take in top local attractions like Malaga Cathedral and Picasso's Birthplace. With a vacation 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 vacation home and experience everything that makes Malaga Province a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural features

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 center:

  • 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 center.

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.

How many vacation rentals are available around Province of Málaga?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 20,212 house rentals around Province of Málaga. From 3,498 Villas to 3,053 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around 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 holiday trip or just for a weekend in Province of Málaga. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Málaga: 14,285 vacation rentals
  • Marbella: 7,716 vacation rentals
  • Torremolinos: 6,302 vacation rentals
  • Fuengirola: 6,179 vacation rentals
  • Costa del Sol: 18,794 vacation rentals

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

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Province of Málaga:

  • Málaga: 14,285 rentals
  • Marbella: 7,716 rentals
  • Torremolinos: 6,302 rentals
  • Fuengirola: 6,179 rentals
  • Nerja: 3,855 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Province of Málaga?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Province of Málaga are:

  • Malaga Airport (AGP): 8,895 home rentals
  • Gibraltar Airport (GIB): 22 home rentals
  • Ceuta Heliport Airport (JCU): 216 home rentals

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Province of Málaga. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Nerja Beach: 2,404 vacation homes
  • Torremolinos (UTL-Torremolinos Train Station): 9,056 vacation homes
  • Benalmadena Marina: 9,169 vacation homes
  • Fuengirola Boliches Station: 9,834 vacation homes
  • Fuengirola (FGR-Fuengirola Train Station): 10,252 vacation homes

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.

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