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Benalmadena, Costa del sol, Spain

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Welcome to Benalmadena Apartments

A and A McKillop Holiday Apartments is a family run business which owns a number of apartments in the Spanish resort of Benalmadena on the Costa del Sol area of Spain. In dealing directly with us, the apartment owners, you will save yourself a fortune in accommodation costs! As you are dealing directly with us, the owners, we can assure the standard and cleanliness of the accommodation. We shall be pleased to help you with any enquiries you may have or additional information.

Map of Andulicia, Costa del Sol, Spain showing Benalmadena and Torremolinos.

Benalmadena is situated on the Costa del Sol and lies between Malaga and Fuengirola. It is almost an extension of Torremolinos. It is made up of three totally different centres, Benalmadena Pueblo, Arroyo de la Miel and Benalmadena Costa. Malaga Airport is 10 minutes by taxi or 30 minutes by train or you can hire a car from Malaga airport.
Benalmadena Pueblo is a typical Andalusia village set in the mountains. Visit the spectacular monument erected in honour of Christopher Columbus. The Archaeological Museum in Pueblo houses a collection of mainly South American artifacts, pre-dating the Discovery of America. Take the lift up to the local church and the small walled gardens, where you can admire the view.

Arroyo de la Miel is a commercial village, famous for its popular attractions such as Tivoli World Fun Park, where you can try the thrilling rides or relax by the bars whilst watching one of its many excellent shows. The Teleferico or cable car will take you to the peak of Mount Calmorro, more than 600m high. Or for those who like to keep there feet firmly on the ground have a relaxing stroll in La Paloma Park.
Benalmadena Costa is the coastline of the area. Here you will find activities to suit all tastes and ages. Your day can be spent basking in the Mediterranean sun or strolling along the promenade to the Puerto Marina, which has twice won the prestigious 'Best Marina In The World' award, an absolutely beautiful site, by day and night. The Marina holds a wealth of shops, restaurants, bars, boutiques and a sea life centre. It is a must see for every visitor.

Puerto Marina. Luxury Holiday apartments on the Costa del Sol area of Spain

There are golf and water sports facilities in the area and also a casino on the outskirts of the town.

Excursions to Rhonda, Seville, Granada, Mijas and Gibraltar are all on offer at this exceptional resort, which clearly caters for every need possible!

Puerto Marina

La Paloma park is only a few minutes walk, a lovely place to stroll in the evenings or take the children. Centred around a large lake, which is home to all sorts wildlife, including birds, swans, ducks and turtles. The other residents in the park include peacocks, all sorts of hens, rabbits and ostriches. Beside the park is Selwo Marina, where you can see the dolphins, penguins, sea lions and parrot shows. 

La Paloma park

The map below shows part of the resort along with the location of our apartments (marked in Green). We offer a wide range of apartments to cater for all needs.

All the information you need on Benalmadena, Costa del Sol, Spain is here, booking details, availability and specific prices, and additional accommodation information just click on a property on the map and away you go! To go to the accommodation page please click here!

Train and bus information
The railway station in Benalmadena is situated in Arroyo de la Miel on Avienda Estacion.

Trains leave on the Fuengirola - Malaga line in Benalmadena every twenty minutes. The line runs between Malaga central and Fuengirola and intervening stops. Connections for other main line stations within Spain can be made in Malaga Renfe station.

The main bus routes run along the seafront road N340. An excellent circular route covers the Marina to Benalmadena pueblo and return, running hourly.

Market days
Tuesday - Fuengirola
Wednesday - Arroyo de la Miel (Flea market)
Thursday - Torremolinos
Friday - Arroyo de la Miel (Benalmadena)
Saturday - Mijas-Costa
Saturday - Fuengirola (Car Boot Sale)
Sunday (10am - 3pm) - Arroyo de la Miel (Tivoli World garden market)
Principle Spanish Holidays
There are many Holidays, Saints days, Ferrias, fiestas etc all year round in Spain. But during the National, Provincial and local holidays it is wise to bear in mind that many of the business and services will be shut. If in doubt, try to go to the bank a day early, change up some spare cash at the exchange and get a few extra shopping essentials.
Here are the main holidays:
1st January - Ano Nuevo
5th January (Evening) - Procession for Dia de los Reynes
6th January - Dia de los Reynes
28th February - Dia de los Andalucia
19th March - San Jose
1st May - Dia del Trabajo
24th June - San Juan
25th July - Santiago
15th August - Asuncion
12th October - Hispanidad
1st November - Todos los Santos
8th December - Inmaculada Concepcion
25th December - Navidad

On religious festivals it is well worth keeping an eye on the local church in Arroyo, where you will normally be able to catch one of the processions of icons, statues etc as they are paraded around the town. Most of these take place in early evening.

Easter and Whitsun are variable. Those of you here at Easter should definitely join the throng on the streets to watch the statues of the Virgin Mary and Jesus, as they wind heir way through the side streets.

Veladilla del Carmen (16th July) is a local festival. The Patron Saint of fishermen is paraded and then lifted into a boat and is rowed out to sea. A spectacular candlelit event centered at the Marina.

Church Services
English speaking Catholic community in Benalmadena HOLY MASS in English. Saturday 13.00 in Arroyo (next to the train station). This fulfils Sunday obligation.

Church of England Benalmadena HOLY COMMUNION. 1st and 3rd Sunday of month at 09.45. Chapel of Residencia Hogar Marymar, Paseo Maritimo.

Useful telephone numbers 
National Police 091
Reports in case of theft or robbery English spoken 902 102 112 
Police (local) 092 (central call for any emergency)
All emergencies 112
Local Police (Arroyo) 952562142
Ambulance service 061
Tourist information 952 442 494
Malaga Picasso airport 952 048 804
Taxi service 952 441 545
Renfe train station information 952 360 202
Fire Brigade 952 563 429
Arroyo de la Miel Health Centre 952 440 404 - 952 443 545
Hospital Clinico Universitario 952 649 400
Hospital Costa del Sol 951 976 669
Clinica Salus 952 444 737


We offer apartments in Andalucia region of Spain in the Spanish resort of Benalmadena Holiday Apartments in Spain, Costa del Sol rental, Andalucia, Beachline Holiday apartment rentals. Malaga Airport is 10 minutes by taxi or 30 minutes by train or you can hire a car from Malaga airport.

Benalmadena Apartments (Self catering) Holiday rentals Costa del Sol Spain