The Costa del Sol translates to ‘The Sunshine Coast’ and for very good reason! This long stretch of coastline in southern Spain is home to an endless choice of sun-soaked beaches and our villas in Costa del Sol are perfectly located nearby. From the glitz and glamour of Marbella to the charming streets of traditional Estepona and championship golf courses in-between, this remarkable region continues to lead the way in providing exceptional, action-packed holidays.
Our Costa del Sol villasare perfectly located to inspire everyone in the family to thoroughly explore this stunning destination. From the culture to the food, the vibrant nightlife and the unforgettable sceneries, here are some of the things that make Costa del Sol such a popular stop on the Mediterranean coast.
Things to do in Costa del Sol
Classy Costa del Sol has been welcoming sunseekers for decades and offers so many activities to suit all types of holiday. Beaches galore, stunning golf courses, traditional mountain villages and an extensive nightlife make villa holidays in the Costa del Sol a cut above.
An infinite stretch of golden sand is what draws so many to a Costa del Sol villa holidayyear after year, and the calming blue waters of the Mediterranean are the perfect backdrop. A wide selection of beach activities are available in the better-known resorts, including swimming, snorkelling and water sports. Many beaches also hold the prestigious Blue Flag status making them safe for young swimmers, including a nine kilometre stretch of sand in Torremolinos and five glorious beaches in Marbella.
Nightlife in Costa del Sol
Costa del Sol nightlife varies from lively and fast-paced to more low-key and relaxing, depending on where you set your sights in the evenings. Enjoy a slice of luxury at one of our Puerto Banus and Marbella holiday villas. You’ll be in close proximity to the chic marina, where the bars come alive at night and mega yachts glisten in the bay. For a more traditional Spanish evening, head to one of the mountain villages such asEsteponaorBenahavis. Our villas to rent in Costa del Solare ideally located so you can explore the Spanish nightlife scene.
Food and Drink in Costa del Sol
Most restaurants will cater for all your diet requirements and a vast range of international cuisines can be enjoyed in the more built-up resorts. If you want to sample the local dishes, take your pick from freshly caught seafood or delicious tapas. Head inland to the mountain villages for the most authentic experience or pick up local delicacies at a supermarket to enjoy alfresco back at yourCosta del Sol villa!
History and Culture in Costa del Sol
Our villas in Costa del Sol have so much history and culture waiting right on the doorstep. Meander through whitewashed villages such as Estepona and you’ll be transported back to traditional life in Spain, with narrow streets and classic Iberian architecture. For a real flavour of local culture, spend the evening at a Flamenco show – the passionate and flamboyant dance was born in this region.
Facts about Costa del Sol
Currency: Euro €
Flight Time: 3hrs
Time Difference: +1hr
Capital City: Malaga
Nearest Airport: Malaga Airport (AGP),
Gibraltar International Airport (GIB)