The Costa del Sol translates to 'The Sunshine Coast' for excellent 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 ideally 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 provide exceptional, action-packed holidays.
Our Costa del Sol villas are ideally located to inspire everyone in the family to explore this stunning destination thoroughly. From the culture to the food, the vibrant nightlife and the unforgettable sceneries, here are some things that make Costa del Sol 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 many activities to suit all types of holidays. Beaches galore, stunning golf courses, traditional mountain villages and 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 holiday year 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.
Playa El Salon
There's nothing like this beautiful beach, which is the epitome of tranquillity and raw natural beauty. Located near Nerja Old Town, you can appreciate the rocky terrain and crystal-clear waters while sipping your favourite cocktail.
Playa Las Viborillas
Another calming haven away from the hustle and bustle of vibrant clubs and bars is Playa Las Viborillas. The beach is full of natural beauty, with plenty of trees that offer shade and crystal blue waters.
Playa de Burriana
Nerja is renowned for its beautiful sandy beaches, and this one certainly takes prime position. Plenty of activities are available, including pedalos, water sports and restaurants.
Nightlife in Costa del Sol
Costa del Sol's 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 close 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 Sol are ideally located so you can explore the Spanish nightlife scene.
Party all night
It's no secret that Costa del Sol is one of the go-to places for people looking to have some fun, and there are plenty of nightclubs that won't let you down. Plaza Solymar is home to numerous bars for younger people to enjoy.
You can watch live sports at Molly Malone's and enjoy cheap drinks everywhere.
Tour the town in a TukTuk
If you'd prefer to take things slowly, getting around the Costa del Sol is easy. You can see the culture, visit the shops and find less touristy bars. Why not travel to the old towns in an electric tuk-tuk? They're fun, cost-effective and highly accessible.
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, pick up 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 your Costa del Sol villa!
History and Culture in Costa del Sol
Our villas in Costa del Sol have so much history and culture waiting 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 an authentic flavour of local culture, spend the evening at a Flamenco show – the passionate and flamboyant dance was born in this region.
Enjoy Nature and Wildlife
You get to appreciate golden beaches and friendly locals when you go to the Costa del Sol, and you also have plenty of nature and wildlife attractions to keep you busy. Animal lovers can head to the Butterfly Park in Benalmadena, the largest of its kind in Europe.
Alternatively, why not take a hike up El Cielo Mountain? It's a great way to take in the stunning scenery, or you can take it easy in one of Malaga's parks.
Our Costa del Sol Villas are the perfect way to enjoy a fun-filled holiday
Whether you want to stay in La Cala de Mijas, Marbella, Torremolinos or Estepona, we have a range of stunning holiday rentals available for booking. The Costa del Sol is famous for a reason, and our villas put you straight in the heart of the action.
Enjoy a traditional experience in Estepona
Estepona is one of the more rustic villages in the area, and it has a lot to offer in terms of natural beauty. You'll love staying here with its traditional Spanish village, quaint shops, spectacular mountain scenery, and sandy beach bard.
Our villas in Estepona are full of rustic features, and you can take advantage of your very own swimming pool.
Family-friendly villas in Costa del Sol
If you're looking for a budget-friendly holiday home within walking distance to the beach bars, our villas are in a perfect location. Most come with private pool amenities, air conditioning and WiFi.
You get all the creature comforts to enjoy while still being within reach of the many local attractions.
Luxury villas with private pool facilities
Let's not forget that the Costa del Sol is a popular place for luxury holiday homes, too, with many people visiting the area to enjoy its world-class golf courses. Many villas have a heated pool and sleep up to 10 people.
Book your dream holiday home today
Whether it's fine dining, boat trips, partying or relaxing on the beach, the Costa del Sol has something for the whole family to enjoy. Please browse through our extensive collection of villas, or contact us if you'd like some help choosing the best villas for your needs.
We look forward to helping you plan your trip to one of Europe's most famous destinations.
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)