Costa Del Sol Villa Holidays
A string of resorts stretch from Malaga to Gibraltar and form a seemingly endless chain of sandy beaches, colourful marinas and lively restaurants, bars and hotels that will create memorable Costa Del Sol villa holidays. An excellent base for fans of water sports, golf and beach life, the best known of the costas has a more interesting side and its true Andalucian heritage is never very far away.
Region Activities for Costa Del Sol Villa Holidays
There are many activities to be enjoyed not far from your villas in Costa del Sol, as there is plenty on offer including adventure sports, bird watching, golf, hiking, polo, skiing, tennis, horse riding and water sports.
Shopping on Costa Del Sol Villa Holidays
This is one of the easiest areas in Andalucia to find just about anything and everything. Thanks to the international climate that is created by so many different nationalities living together, products from all over Europe and the world are sold at various key points along the region.
If you're visiting this area of Spain and hoping to shop for interesting things to take home, you'll probably want to take excursions just inland from the Coast in order to find traditional souvenirs.
Nightlife for Costa Del Sol Villa Holidays
There are some great venues for a night out near the villas in Costa Del Sol, ranging from classy restaurants with views of the Med to boisterous karaoke bars. Casinos, clubs, 'chiringuitos', English pubs, Spanish bars, flamenco shows and more... Málaga is the capital city, where you can appreciate life lived on the streets with more bars per square metre than anywhere else in Europe. Torremolinos and Benalmádena as tourist centres have a thriving nightlife.
For swankier surroundings head for Marbella's Golden Mile, illuminated with a glittering tiara of star-studded restaurants, discos and night clubs. Estepona remains less influenced by tourists, and Puerto Deportivo makes a great night out for those on Costa Del Sol villa holidays.
Beaches to Visit on Costa Del Sol Villa Holidays
There are so many stunning beaches for you to enjoy near the villas in Costa Del Sol, such as Playa El Cristo in Estepona, one of the few beaches on this coast to face west ensuring maximum hours of sunshine. Other beaches you have to visit includes San Pedro, Playa Nueva Andalucia, Puerto Banus, Arroyo Beach in Benalmadena, La Carihuela in Torremolinos, El Maro and Calahonda & Calas Ocidentales in Nerja Playa Calahonda.
What to See & Do on Costa Del Sol Villa Holidays
Get away from the villas in Costa del Sol and explore the whitewashed villages, which are impressive historical monuments in themselves. Their people still live according to age-old traditions, inherited from their Iberian, Roman and Moorish forefathers.
While on Costa Del Sol villa holidays you should visit the awesome El Chorro Gorge which is easily accessible from Malaga and provides some great walks and rock climbing possibilities. The countryside in Costa Del Sol is also ideal for walks or even horse trekking.
Regional Events for Costa Del Sol Villa Holidays
The major annual fiestas that you should experience on your villa holiday in Andalucia are: Three Kings Festival, Cadiz Carnival, Seville Spring Fair, Jerez May Horse Fair and the Crosses of May Festival to name but a few.