Malapesquera Beach

Price guide: Free

Puerto Marina, Benalmadena, Costa del Sol, 29631

Price guide: Free

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By George Prior, your Benalmadena expert

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expert-rated things to do in Benalmadena
Expert overall rating:4.0 out of 5
Value for money:
Recommended for:
Families with teenagers, Families with younger children, Sporty types, People watching, Relaxation

Expert review of Malapesquera Beach

This is quite rightly the most popular beach in town.

This busy 700 metre-long, 50 metre-wide beach, next to the marina, is a hive of activity. The newly-installed beach volley area, the jet-ski lodge and the Nautical Centre, where you can hire sailing boats, means this is a popular choice for the young and sporty.

For those wanting a less active day at the beach there are parasols and sun loungers, a pretty ‘rockery oasis’ with towering palm tees, and the promenade leading to the beach is chock-a-block with cafés and restaurants.

Price advice: 

A sunbed and parasol for the day is five euros. Hire of a jet ski is normally about 20 euros for 10 minutes. Of course, the beach itself is free.

Expert tips: 
Don’t sit too near the beach volley pitches - a wayward ball can hurt if it lands on you!
Park in the marina and take a stroll to the beach

More information on Malapesquera Beach:

Price guide:
Beach, Watersports
Puerto Marina, Benalmadena, Costa del Sol, 29631
Months open:
All year round

Have you been to Malapesquera Beach? Would you recommended it?