Tucked into the Sierra de Mijas and stretching all the way to the clean, clear waters of the Mediterranean, Benalmadena is one of the most popular areas on the Costa del Sol. Tourists and residents here enjoy year-round resort-style facilities set amongst beautiful -and beautifully diverse, surroundings for an iconic, high quality of life in Spain.
Benalmadena Pueblo, set into hills, is well-known for classic Andalusian architecture and white- washed homes. Expect a smaller community of Spanish and international residents here, well balanced with a friendly, close-knit community, sweeping panoramic views, spotlessly clean streets, and an abundance of old world charm.
Arroyo de la Miel, about mid-way down the Benalmadena municipality between Benalmadena village and Benalmadena Costa, is the most populated area of the region. Here you’ll live amongst international families of all sizes; lively and picturesque streets; tranquil green spaces and plazas, and a idealistic blend of both exciting and relaxing activities of all sorts and for all ages.
Boasting both sandy beaches that are perfect for sunbathing and family fun as well rocky shores and a picturesque marina, warm Mediterranean sands and clean waters are the highlight of Benalmadena Costa. For those interested in them, quiet coves and secluded nudist beaches also make up a portion of the beachside coast slightly further afield.
Life in Benalmadena is both tranquil and bustling. Quiet afternoons in the mountains or by the sea and a quick and easy drive between the two, plus a lively nightlife without being overly-rowdy make Benalmadena a perfect place to live for calm days and long evenings enveloped by great company and beautiful surroundings. While visiting or living here, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to take advantage of the array of Spanish and international cuisine available, ample nearby golf courses, family-centric parks and activities, historical museums and structures, and choice of daily amenities that make Benalmadena an easy, enchanting, and exciting place to live.
With such natural diversity across Benalmadena’s distinct geographic areas, properties for sale in Benalmadena are equally diverse and include everything from cosy holiday apartments, spacious family homes, secluded country fincas, luxurious villas, and everything in between. If you’re just starting your property search here, or have been looking for some time but need some extra help or advice, Propertissimo would be happy to help you narrow down your choices in this incredible area of the Spanish Costa del Sol and find you perfect place to live.
Explore Propertissimo’s range of Benalmadena homes for sale on the our website or get in touch with our knowledgable real estate agents who can help filter the extensive selection of choices available to you when searching for your next home in Benalmadena or across our beautiful Costa del Sol.