The Best Beaches in Benalmádena
Benalmádena Marina Beach (next to Burger King-Harbor Marina)
In the marina of Benalmadena we can find a wide beach, which is situated in the eastern part of the harbour, near of Torremolinos. Here you can enjoy various leisure activities, as do some shopping or taste the local cuisine at any of the bars and cafes that surround this beach.
The beach has a large area, where you can find various sport facilities and also the chance to practice football-volleyball and others. Water sports such as body boarding, and even surfing paddlesurf have experienced a great growth in recent years.
The water is warm and shallow, so there is a chance of finding small fish and mollusks.
Beach Santa Ana
Perhaps one of the most accessible and popular beaches of Benalmádena. The water level is low and allows to enter some meters into it without being completely covered. This beach has several jetties that are easily accessible walking, so the curious can discover the undersea life between the rocks
Next to Santa Ana you will find many bars and restaurants and also a quick access to the main street Antonio Machado. Guests of Medplaya Hotels Riviera, Villasol and Bali, are the big winners in this part of the coast, because these are a few meters from this beach.
Beach Bil – Bil
Bil-Bil Castle was built in 1930 as a summer villa of a wealthy family, which chose an arabesque style construction. Due to its architecture, different and characteristic, in this building the townhall allows to celebrate, civil weddings and conferences, and a cultural 6Calacenter as well , where visitors can enjoy exhibitions of painting and sculpture and concerts.
The beach, located down of this special building, is more rocky than others, but it is much appreciated by tourists and the people of Benalmadena. It is a pleasant area with palms and places that offer fun and entertainment around.
Arroyo de la Miel beach
This beach area is next to Bil-Bil castle and has similar characteristics to that one. Still, it is the beach area that offers more comfort in their access. For guests staying at the Medplaya Balmoral hotel it is , undoubtedly, the better beach, because it is located just 30 meters from the hotel and is the perfect combination of sun, beach, comfort and fun.
So named for being guarded by an ancient tower that gives this name to the area of Torrequebrada. It is a sunny and open cove, because of its size. To it´s right we find the Casino and on it´s left an other hotel and other establishments. This beach is one of the favorite for people in Benalmádena, with crystalline waters, its jetty, great for fishing, also with a promenade, where visitors will admire one of the most beautiful sunsets in the area.
It is a small cove sheltered by rock formations typical of this part of the coast , so one of its main features are the small stones and it´s seabed. Other beaches such as La Viborilla, Las Yucas or Torremuelle consist of the same features as the Beach Torrequebrada.