Estepona is 75 km from Malaga
airport at the foot of the Sierra Bermeja Mountains. Originally a fishing village
it has developed as a mainly Spanish resort but has managed to retain its charm. It has a privileged location between the sea and the mountains and wonderful beaches stretching along its 21 km coastline.
It has a much more authentic atmosphere than many of the other resorts of the Costa del Sol with typical Andalusian whitewashed houses and balconies decorated with flowers
. The houses are whitewashed and iron gates painted every year to maintain the feeling of a cared for town. Many of the accommodations, vacation rentals, condo rentals, apartment rentals and villa rentals on offer are truly Andalusian.
With seaside accommodations, lodging and villas, Estepona is a perfect resort for families and people looking for a quiet holiday away from the busy nightlife of some of the more commercialized resorts along the coast although there are some disco pubs around the marina. There are many traditional tapas bars
around Plaza Las Flores and some excellent restaurants specializing in seafood and fish dishes such as sardines on the spit (espeto de sardinas). With vacation rental, condo rental, villa rental and apartment rental options within walking distance.
Not only is Estepona’s accommodation, vacation rentals, condo rentals, villa rentals and apartment rentals varied and unique, the town’s remains dating back the oldest from the Prehistoric period, along with other remains from different periods with Roman, Phoenician, Muslim or Medieval influence
amongst others. Civilizations left great monuments like the Town Clock Tower, the San Luis Castle and the Church of Los Remedios, together with a series of beacon towers. Not to miss are the Municipal Museums, located in the original Bullring of Estepona. Outstanding gastronomy, folklore and local celebrations
are on offer.
For golf players, Estepona Golf has earned a reputation as a well presented, fair golf course
with ample fairways and tees, as well as greens which are the envy of most other courses in southern Spain
Due to its natural environment, surrounded by the sea and Sierra Bermeja Mountains, Estepona has a micro climate with over 325 days of sunshine per year.
It has many interesting facets which make it a popular and contemporary all year round holiday destination including two EC Blue Flag beaches, a modern sports marina with many tapas bars and restaurants and a white-walled town offering shopping and picturesque squares. Stay in a truly sunny Spanish town and book your accommodation, apartment rental, vacation rental or villa rental now.