With over 160 km of coastline, it's little surprise that thousands flock to this gorgeous stretch of Spain for their summer holidays. Costa del Sol holidays are all about sun, sand, sea and sangria (of course), and whether you’re living the high life in Marbella, hitting the karaoke bars of Torremolinos or wandering round the art galleries of Malaga, the Costa del Sol is a crowd pleaser.
There are beautiful luxury hotels on the Costa, with self-catering apartments for those who like the freedom to explore at their leisure alongside half board holidays and all-inclusive deals, the Costa del Sol has it all. Hit the towns with friends, enjoy the beach and watersports or have family fun at the parks, waterslides and pools.
The best time to visit Costa del Sol is May, June and September, when you have plentiful sunshine and a less touristy crowd, unlike in the hottest months of July and August. However, it does get colder during the winter months, when the temperature drops to around 8-9°C, but with bright sunny days this would be the best time to grab incredible deals on hotels and indulge in fun-loving holiday activities. Additionally, Holy Week (the week before Easter Sunday) is also a nice time to visit Costa del Sol.
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