Looking for the best Fuengirola Spain hotels? Continue reading our Fuengirola guide to start planning your vacation to this great Spain destination. Fuengirola is a beach resort between the towns of Benalmadena and Marbella on the Costa del Sol in Southern Spain. The promenade has restaurants, cafes, bars and clubs which sit alongside the blue flag beaches of Carvajal, Las Gaviotas, Los Boliches and San Francisco. On all the beaches you will find sunbeds to rent, lots of beach bars plus all types of water sports are well catered for including, sailing, windsurfing, pedalos, diving, and fishing trips. Fuengirola and the areas adjoining the town such as Mijas Costa and Benalmadena provide every amenity for family vacations with an assortment of attractions and interesting venues to suit everyone. Visit all of the best Spain beaches here.
Fuengirola Spain Weather – When to Visit
Fuengirola Spain has a Mediterranean with hot and dry summers and winters that are slightly cooler with a higher chance of rainfall. The best time to go to Fuengirola is in spring or autumn for comfortable temperatures and plenty of sunshine. The average temperature in early spring is 57°F with highs of 64°F at peak times of the day. The autumn months have the same temperatures with evening lows of 50°F.
If you love the sun and want to spend as much time as you can on the beach, come in the summer. July and August are the hottest months of the year with highs of 84°F. It’s the best time to visit if you want to soak up the Mediterranean sunshine, swim in the mild sea and avoid the rain.
Best Fuengirola Spain Area Beaches
Playa del Castillo (Castle Beach)
This beach is considered one of the best beaches in Fuengirola. Services: Sunbeds and sunshades to hire, bus stop near the beach, showers, camping site near the beach, beach bars and restaurants, first aid services, etc..
Santa Amalia Beach
This beach has a wealth of amenities that are ideal for family-friendly visitors, combining the beautiful, dark-sand beach with calm waters and children's play areas. This beach has also been awarded the Blue Flag, a distinction awarded by the European Foundation for Environmental Education.
Los Boliches Beach
This beach has a great atmosphere. With easy access, it has a park area that adapts to people with reduced mobility. There’s a beachfront promenade with many amenities for dining and entertainment. Rent sunbeds, beach umbrellas or paddle boats here and enjoy all the comforts you need for a relaxing day on the beach.
Las Gaviotas (The seagulls) Beach
This beach has golden sand and has many restaurants and beach bars in the area. The beach has services here including public showers, life guards, local police, a seafront promenade, and plenty of water sports.
Torreblanca Beach has fine golden sand and is very popular on weekends during the summer. The beach has services to include showers, life guards, local police, first aid, sunbeds for rent and a promenade with a wide variety of restaurants and beach bars.
Best Fuengirola Spain Restaurants
Charolais $11 – 30
Two adjoining and interconnecting restaurants (Charolais and Charolais Tapas) with a focus on a traditional menu with a hint of Galician inspiration. Its extensive choice of wines and its attractive terrace are particularly impressive. Menu Telephone: 34 952 47 54 41 Web: Charolais
Sollo $30 & Up
Through his tasting menu, Diego Gallegos, the so – called “caviar chef”, demonstrates his incomparable imagination and his ability to bring out the best in the freshwater fish he serves, including his favourite species, the Andalucian sturgeon (sollo). Technical mastery, a modern ambience and a pleasant terrace with attractive views. Menu Telephone: 34 951 38 56 22 Web: Sollo
Los Marinos José $30 & Up
An icon of maritime-inspired dining on the Costa del Sol, with a menu of the freshest possible local fish and seafood sourced direct from the local auction or caught by its own boats. Menu Telephone: 34 952 66 10 12 Web: Los Marinos Jose
Chez Boyejo $11 – 30
Wonderful perfectly cooked food with amazing flavors. The service is quick and the staff attentive. The prices are very reasonable for the quality of the food. Try the pulled pork wrap! Menu Telephone: 34 656 93 30 41 Web: Chez Boyejo
Namaste Fusion $11 – 30
A very different way to enjoy a traditional tasteful Indian cuisine. There is something for everyone; vegetarian, meat and fish for a very affordable price. Sit on the summer terrace for fantastic cocktails, shake or juices, don't miss it… Menu Telephone: 34 952 63 71 81 Web: Namaste Fusion
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Best Fuengirola Spain Beach Bars
Destination Lounge & Cocktail Bar
Cosy lounge bar with friendly atmosphere . Big choice of classic, exclusive & signature cocktails. Telephone: 34 634 17 76 72
Speakeasy Jazz Club & Cocktails
Live jazz and cocktail bar. An amazing place where you can enjoy the best drinks and live music everyday. Telephone: 34 656 48 79 19 Web: Speakeasy Jazz Club & Cocktails
Elements Bar de Copas
A relaxed chilled out bar right on the seafront. Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere with good music and always the coldest beers and best cocktails. Also enjoy board games, table football, darts and a pool table. Telephone: 34 951 51 47 89 Web: Elements Bar de Copas
Old London Bar
If they don't have it live, nobody has it live. Eat and Drink in Fuengriola's liveliest sports bar. Telephone: 34 952 47 99 92 Web: Old London Bar
Family Karaoke Bar , friendly atmosphere and reasonably priced drinks. Telephone: 34 654 21 65 56 Web: The Cavern