"Torremolinos is famed for its eclectic mix of European culture: from British home comforts and exclusive European boutiques to the distinctly Spanish area of La Carihuela that remains true to its fishing village roots"
Brits flock to this fantastic destination for a taste of the Spanish sun every year. Torremolinos was one of the first major tourist centres in the Costa del Sol and can be found within easy reach of some of Spain’s most iconic resorts. Located just 20 minutes away from Malaga and two hours from Seville and Granada, this is an ideal base for those who want to explore Spain as well as enjoying a comfortable home base with everything you need.
Holidays in Torrmolinos
Torremolinos is famed for its eclectic mix of European culture: from British home comforts and exclusive European boutiques to the distinctly Spanish area of La Carihuela that remains true to its fishing village roots, this resort has everything you need. The town is a vibrant mix of different people, languages and cultures, all enjoying their own style of Torremolinos holidays. This former fishing village attracts young Brits with its thriving nightlife whilst its large sandy beaches and wealth of activities means that families have plenty of entertainment to enjoy too. The beaches are adorned with chiringuitos (beach bars) and plenty of restaurants and bars to suit even your most obscure desire.
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What to do in Torremolinos
For party lovers, Torremolinos holidays have it all. With a vibrant nightlife, the majority of the clubs are on the town’s main street - C/San Miguel. The Palladium and Fun Beach are some of the best loved clubs in Torremolinos, and not only are they home to swimming pools, good music, lasers and all night dancing, but Fun Beach also encourages the wackiest outfits possible.
Torremolinos has the biggest water park in Costa del Sol - Aquapark Torremolinos. Home to the heart racing, adrenaline packed Boomerang slide, Surf Beach, two jacuzzis, the Children’s Paradise waterpark and much more, Aquapark Torremolinos has something for everyone. With a €2 discount online, this is a fun filled day not to be missed.
Boasting Europe’s only crocodile park, Torremolinos is perfect for animal lovers. With over 200 crocodiles, Crocodile Park is sure to keep you busy all day long, and there are opportunities to be photographed holding baby crocodiles and a mini zoo complete with emus, peacocks and tortoises galore for children. With crocs, including Europe’s largest crocodile, the Gran Paco, to satisfy even the most fearless person this is a trip you’re sure to enjoy.
For a quieter day, head to Torremolinos’ six mile stretch of golden beaches for all your paddling, pedalo, sandcastle and water sport’s needs.
Not to be missed
Here at loveholidays.com we have all the inside knowledge on Torremolinos’ hidden gems and will share it with you to make sure you have the perfect holiday. An absolute must see is La Carihuela, the old part of town. Complete with some of the original cottages from its fishing village days and elderly men playing dominoes, La Carihuela is sure to transport you into the Spanish past on your Torremolinos holidays. Home to some of the best quality seafood restaurants in the town, be sure to sample the regional speciality ‘pescaíto frito’ before you leave.
In need of some peace and tranquillity? Head to the outskirts of town where there are three neighbouring forests complete with freshwater springs, barbeque areas, exotic plants and beautiful views.