The beaches of Fuengirola

Fuengirola is one of the crown jewels of the coast of Malaga. With 8 km of beaches there is no need to leave the city, as it is one of the tourist centres of Andalusia. Every year they attract new tourists but mainly, they rely on an important number of travellers who always repeat.

Fuengirola beaches map

Its incredible sandy areas are one of the main reasons why many choose Fuengirola, year after year, as their holiday destination. Without leaving the city limits, Fuengirola has 7 great beaches, all of them with a Blue Flag, that certificates the quality of its waters, their high level of security and the category of its services.

In addition to an impressive seaside promenade, the beaches count with complementary high quality services: bars, restaurants, areas for leisure and games for children, places to go out at night, cinemas…

The beach of Carvajal is far away from the city centre,  but it is indeed one of prettiest. It measures 1.2 km and it has fine and toasted sand with very calm waters. Its atmosphere is youthful and offers showers, life guards and 6 beach bars.

Beaches Fuengirola

The beach of Torreblanca offers exceptional views of the bay of Fuengirola. It is a calm beach, smaller than the previous one but with all the necessary services. Its sand is fine and toasted and a slight swell.

One of most famous beaches is that of Playa de Los Boliches – Las Gaviotas. Inits surroundings, you find some of the best hotels in Malaga: from simple holiday hotels to well known hotels with spa in Fuengirola. In addition to being one of the most extensive beaches, with 1.5 km, it is an adapted beach, of fine and toasted sand, calm waters, sport facilities, showers and 9 beach bars.

sunbed Fuengirola beach

Near the centre of the city, you find the beach San Francisco, of shallow waters, easy access and fine sand. It is a perfect beach to go with children to enjoy the days of sun and to practice surf when its a windy day.

The beach of Fuengirola is located in the centre of the city. It measures 1 km, its sand is fine and with a golden colour, and has 6 beach bars so that you can enjoy a drink under the sun. It has very calm water, ideal to swim with young children. If planned with time, it is very easy to book front line rooms to the beach of Fuengirola at reasonable good prices.

The beach of Santa Amalia is family orientated, since there is a children’s playground right on the beach, and in its surroundings, you will find plenty of bars, restaurants, shops…It is one of the smallest beaches, only 650 m in length, but it is very cosy.

With a certain historical and majestic character, as it is close to the Castle of Fuengirola, the beach of Egido – Castillo, a beautiful sandy area consisting of golden sand that extends for 800 metres and is bathed by calm turquoise waters. At this beach, you can enjoy the typical colourful fishing boats that light up the beach.


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