Fuengirola on Spain’s Mediterranean Costa del Sol is the perfect choice for your summer holidays or weekend getaway. With perfect weather guaranteed it is now wonder so many people chose Andalucía for their holidays. With its beaches nightlife and other attractions like the Bio Park or Sohail Castle and theme parks for the kids there is something for everyone in Fuengirola. Spend the day on the beach or golf course, and at night stroll the promenade looking for a waterfront bar to relax at. Fuengirola is also a perfect base for touring the rest of Andalucía whether it is a trip to Seville for their famous tapas or visit to Granada to see Alhambra. For something a little different why not take a break from the beach life and take a day trip to Tangier in Morocco by hydrofoil across the Straits of Gibraltar.
When to visit Fuengirola
Fuengirola is a year round destination with a mild winter climate with many retired northern Europeans deciding to spend the winters in Fuengirola to escape the weather back home, and the high energy costs. Fuengirola comes alive from May through October when the weather is hot, and the sea warm enough for swimming. August is very hot with temperatures reaching 40C.
Getting to Fuengirola
Most people fly into Malaga airport when visiting Fuengirola with it only 26 kilometres away getting to Fuengirola is simple. Being such a popular destination there is no shortage of low-cost flights to Malaga airport with connections from Madrid, and Barcelona for people arriving from outside Europe. On arrival in Malaga you have many ways of getting to your accommodation in Fuengirola. From a taxi at a cost of around 35€ to a train straight from the airport for 2.50€ that takes 35 minutes.
Accommodation in Fuengirola
When it comes to deciding where to stay while on holiday an option many people are choosing is to rent villas in Fuengirola or Fuengirola apartments. By going self-catering it not only allows you to save money over the traditional hotel stay, but also lets you enjoy your holiday on your own terms by not being tied down to hotel meal plans. Renting your own place is ideal for family’s or groups of people. The best place to find a huge choice of properties available is to visit HouseTrip.com. All the accommodation on their website is rented from private individuals and can be booked in as easy as six simple clicks.