Modern and cheerful apartment in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain for 2 persons
Beautiful and comfortable apartment in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain for 6 persons
Modern apartment in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain with communal pool for 4 persons
Modern and luxury apartment in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain for 4 persons
Beautiful and luxury apartment in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain with communal pool for 4 persons
Modern and luxury apartment in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain with communal pool for 6 persons
Modern and comfortable penthouse in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain for 4 persons
Large and comfortable penthouse in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain with communal pool for 6 persons
Modern and luxury apartment in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain for 6 persons
Wonderful and luxury apartment with communal pool in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain for 6 persons
Large and comfortable villa in Fuengirola, Andalusia, Spain with private pool for 8 persons
Fuengirola is a well-known and well-attended tourist destination on the Costa del Sol in southern Spain. It is particularly known for its long sandy beaches and boulevard of no less than eight kilometers. But also for the cozy old town with narrow shopping streets and charming squares with countless terraces and restaurants.
On the picture below you see the castle Castillo Sohail, an old Arab castle from the time of the Moorish occupation. The castle is open and free of charge. A piece of history of Fuengirola with beautiful views over the Mediterranean Sea. In the summer months many concerts with very famous bands and singers are organized here as well as several big events.
Beaches in FuengirolaThe open beaches of Fuengirola are perfect, and all have the 'blue flag' certificate. The Blue Flag is an international eco-label awarded annually to harbours and beaches that are safe and clean. It is not for nothing that the Spaniards have called the 8 kilometer long promenade 'Paseo Marítimo Rey de España', freely translated: Boulevard King of Spain. This boulevard is with 8 km also the longest beach promenade in Spain! Along the promenade you will come across countless cafes, bars, beach restaurants "Chiringuito" and of course many shops. Choice enough to find a nice place where you can enjoy the view over the Mediterranean Sea, the beaches and enjoy a Spanish tapa with Cerveza or a glass of wine.
Fuengirola has 8 sandy beaches
Day outIn Fuengirola there are a number of fun and easily accessible amusement parks, where you as a family can make a nice trip. During the hot summer months you can not only enjoy a wonderful beach holiday but also cool off in Aquamijas water park. For the children it is also very nice to spend a day at the zoo in the center of Fuengirola Bioparc. If the little ones want to lose their energy during the holiday then the open playground Barco Pirata is a good option. This is a large pirate ship full of climbing equipment.
If you just want to enjoy a day of shopping then you can certainly succeed in Fuengirola, in addition to the various boutiques and shops in the city centre. There is also a large shopping centre called El Corte Inglés and a large indoor shopping mall called Miramar. Miramar has many different kinds of shops, restaurants and a large supermarket the Carrefour.
Did you know that:The town of Fuengirola did not get its name until after the Christian conquest of the Moorish occupiers in 1485, called then Font-Jirola
Places and sights in Fuengirola that are worth a visit during your holiday.
Markets in Fuengirola
Indoor shopping malls
The photo below was taken during Christmas on the square "La Plaza de Constución" in Fuengirola.