Only a short distance from Málaga and Gibraltar, Estepona has something for everyone. A beautiful coastal town of fabulous promenades, impressive beaches and bustling nightlife, Estepona is anything but dull. The town is full of life, with friendly locals, excellent restaurants and great activities for the whole family. The beaches are plentiful, with golden sand washed by gentle Mediterranean waves and magnificent marine wildlife.
Its ideal location between Málaga and Gibraltar make it the perfect base to enjoy day trips all around the region. Those who prefer inland activities will find luscious golf courses and several spectacular natural parks where they can enjoy a relaxing day hiking alongside idyllic hills and Mediterranean woodland.
The weather is warm all year round, with hot, dry summers and mild winters. A light coat is advisable during winter as the evenings are cooler.
Estepona’s sunny plazas, narrow traditional Andalusian streets and open spaces make it a wonderful holiday site.
Holiday in Estepona
Despite being renowned as a popular holiday destination, Estepona is full of surprises. The town has a very well-preserved Old Quarter with whitewashed traditional houses, picturesque churches and bright squares in which to find a table for an invigorating glass of sangria or perhaps a freshly-squeezed fruit juice before heading to the beach.
Those travelling with children will be spoilt for choice if they wish to book some activities for the youngest in the family. Estepona is child-friendly and has many play areas scattered all over town. It also boasts an adventure park with global wildlife and paintball facilities. If you prefer water sports, you will find anything from scuba diving to windsurfing as well as sailing lessons for those who favour a quieter day at sea.
The town is home to many fiestas and folk festivals where visitors will delight in exploring the traditional culture. Easter is a key festivity, with ancestral traditions during the day that give way to a fabulous street party. Throughout the summer months you will find a bustling book fair on the promenade as well as a myriad of fêtes and celebrations.
Renting holiday accommodation in Estepona
Why would you want to stay in a cramped hotel with noisy tourists when you can choose to rent holiday accommodation? Renting a holiday apartment will ensure that you enjoy the best that Estepona has to offer. The luxury of having your own space and perhaps your own garden, where you can cook up a feast with the fresh ingredients that you have selected and bought at the local market is only possible from your very own holiday rental. Whether you prefer an ocean-front apartment or a modern holiday villa, with HouseTrip you will find the perfect self-catered accommodation.