THE COSTA DEL SOL
Located on the Costa del Sol, about 21 kilometres from the city of Malaga, Benalmadena is one of the main tourist destinations on the Costa del Sol and Andalusia. Known for its leisure activities and for having one of the largest and most beautiful marinas in Andalusia. As far as the climate is concerned, all year round you can enjoy a warm weather that allows you to visit at any time of the year.
HOTEL MARINA offers you all the comfort and modernity so that you can relax and enjoy such a special place as Benalmádena and its surroundings.
PARQUE DE LA PALOMA
This spectacular park covers an area of more than 200,000 m². One of the most outstanding features of this environment is an artificial lake.
We can enjoy an idyllic setting with numerous plant and animal species such as emus and mouflons, peacocks, swans…
It is located in Benalmádena Costa just 15 minutes walk from our accommodation Hotel Marina next to Selwo Marina.
It is an ideal place to enjoy with the youngest members of the family. You can also go for a walk through the vegetation or even have a picnic.
The Benalmadena Butterfly Park is considered to be the largest space in Europe dedicated to butterflies. With a space of 2000 m², it is located in a very characteristic building with a strong Thai influence.
One of the most attractive areas is the tropical glass garden where more than 1500 exotic butterflies fly free.
It is a unique place to enjoy more than 150 species of butterflies.
One of the main attractions of Benalmádena are its beaches and it has almost 20 kilometres of coastline. Some of the best known beaches are Carvajal, Arroyo de la Miel, Las Viborillas, Melilleros, Torremuelle and Torrequebrada, among others.
The beaches located further east tend to be wide and breakwatered, as well as having public facilities and water activities. The westernmost beaches tend to be rockier but quieter.
It also has one of the first nudist beaches in Spain, Benalnatura beach.
Aqualand, the largest water park on the Costa del Sol, is just a few minutes away by car or public transport.
It is the ideal place to enjoy a day of water rides with family and friends. Some of the most popular attractions are the Boomerang or the Anaconda.
It has spaces for the youngest members of the family to enjoy the water as well.
It is undoubtedly one of the most popular options in the summer season. If you want a day of fun and adrenaline, Aqualand Torremolinos is the place.
Cable car to the top of Mount Calamorro
With a unique infrastructure, the Benalmádena cable car covers a length of more than 5,500 metres at a difference in altitude of almost 800 metres.
The cable car connects the area of Arroyo de la Miel with the top of Monte Calamorro. It is currently one of the main tourist attractions in Benalmádena.
In just 15 minutes you can enjoy some of the best views of the Costa del Sol and even see Africa on the clearest days.