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La MalaguetaMálaga

La Malagueta is calling! Discover its beaches, history, marina and more.

Discover the historic area of La Malagueta—beaches, a port and top sights from Malagueta Beach to Plaza de Toros de la Malagueta.


Popular places to visit in La Malagueta

Plaza de Toros de la Malagueta
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Plaza de Toros de la Malagueta

4.5/5(9 reviews)

This traditional bullfighting ring was built in 1874 and is still in use today. Its on-site museum is a tribute to a famous matador.

La Carihuela
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La Carihuela

4.5/5(304 reviews)

This historic Torremolinos fishing village is today famous for its delectable seafood and spacious Mediterranean beach, which has ideal swimming conditions.

Port of Malaga
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Port of Malaga

4.5/5(635 reviews)

One of Spain’s most popular cruise ports is a great place to experience the atmosphere and history of lively, welcoming Málaga.

Malagueta Beach
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Malagueta Beach

4/5(584 reviews)

Laze under the Andalucían sun on this popular beach, which is just a short stroll from Malaga's historic city center.

Picasso Museum Malaga
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Picasso Museum Malaga

4/5(289 reviews)

Within the Palacio de Buenavista, a 16th-century palace, is this museum showcasing the life and works of Malaga’s most celebrated artist.

Los Boliches Beach
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Los Boliches Beach

4.5/5(173 reviews)

Enjoy the spirit of Fuengirola at one of its most buzzing beaches, where the dark sand makes for a striking appearance and the facilities are excellent. 

Top things to do in La Malagueta

Malaga Interactive Music Museum + Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
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Malaga Interactive Music Museum + Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

£20
Per adult
78% of travellers recommend
Malaga Experience Cards + Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
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Malaga Experience Cards + Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

£27
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Shore Excursion: Malaga Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
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Shore Excursion: Malaga Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

£20
Per adult
78% of travellers recommend
Malaga Gourmet Tapas Food Tour
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Malaga Gourmet Tapas Food Tour

£62
Per adult
Málaga Swim Cruise with Tapas Dinner and Flamenco Show
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Málaga Swim Cruise with Tapas Dinner and Flamenco Show

£97
Per adult
Authentic Gipsy FLAMENCO Show + Drink!
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Authentic Gipsy FLAMENCO Show + Drink!

£32
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend

Top hotels in La Malagueta

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Gran Hotel Miramar
Gran Hotel Miramar
5 out of 5
Paseo Reding, 22, Málaga, Málaga
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £180 per night

Nestled on the beach, this Centro hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Malagueta Beach and Plaza de Toros de la Malagueta. Picasso Museum Malaga and Alcazaba are ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (704 reviews)

"Very nice place very luxurious clean great service but no 24 hr room service"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jul 2020

Gran Hotel Miramar
Hotel MS Maestranza
Hotel MS Maestranza
4 out of 5
The price is £79 per night

This family-friendly Málaga hotel is located near the beach, within a 10-minute walk of Plaza de Toros de la Malagueta, Malagueta Beach and Malaga Roman Theatre. ...

4.3/5Excellent! (987 reviews)

"Staff was very helpful. Location is excellent. Steps from harbor, shops, restaurants, bars, and very close to old-world tourist attractions."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2020

Hotel MS Maestranza
LU&CIA Apartamentos Puerto
LU&CIA Apartamentos Puerto
3.5 out of 5
Calle San Nicolas, 15, Málaga

Located in Centro, this beach apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Malagueta Beach and Plaza de Toros de la Malagueta. Port of Malaga and Malaga Roman ...

4.1/5Very Good! (8 reviews)
A negleted place with good potential

"The place is almost clean enough if it wasn't for the shower. Also, it seems that it was "recently" renewed, yet it is a pity to see already broken drawers and window frames, plus shower mold. Also, even though it was supposed to be a non-smoker room, as soon as we got there, it smelled like cigarrete. ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 May 2019

LU&CIA Apartamentos Puerto
Caleta Homes- Malagueta Beach
Caleta Homes- Malagueta Beach
3.5 out of 5
Paseo Reding, 33, Málaga, Malaga Province

Located in Centro, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Plaza de Toros de la Malagueta and Malagueta Beach. Picasso Museum Malaga and Alcazaba ...

3.9/5Very Good! (42 reviews)
10/10 stay

"The space was really comfortable, really close to the bus stops, and really close to the beach. The host was very welcoming and made our stay amazing! I highly recommend!! You have to go to Paseo Reding 3 for check in and to get the key."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Caleta Homes- Malagueta Beach
Málaga Hotel Eliseos
Málaga Hotel Eliseos
3 out of 5
Paseo de Reding, 19, Málaga, Malaga

Located in Centro, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Plaza de Toros de la Malagueta and Malagueta Beach. Picasso Museum Malaga and Alcazaba are also within ...

4/5Very Good! (521 reviews)
Nice Hotel

"It was a very good Hotel. Nice breakfast and clean rooms with enough amenities."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jan 2020

Málaga Hotel Eliseos
Caleta Homes - Malagueta Beach I
Caleta Homes - Malagueta Beach I
3.5 out of 5
Pintor Martinez Virel, 3, Málaga

Located in Centro, this apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Malagueta Beach and Plaza de Toros de la Malagueta. Port of Malaga and Alcazaba are also ...

4.3/5Excellent! (19 reviews)
Fantastic view

"Great little apartment with a fantastic view of the beach. Great for watching the world go by. Well located for the old town of Malaga and just a stones throw from the new port area with many bars and restaurants basking in the sunshine. The apartment itself was well equipped and comfortable, and ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

Caleta Homes - Malagueta Beach I

Other areas in Málaga

Malagueta Beach featuring signage and a sandy beach

La Caleta

While visiting La Caleta, you might make a stop by sights like Malagueta Beach and Playa de la Caleta.

La Caleta
Malaga featuring a city

Centro

4.5/5Wonderful!(807 area reviews)

Picasso Museum Malaga and Alcazaba are a few top attractions in Centro. Hop around the city on the metro at La Marina Station or La Malagueta Station and check out the area's fantastic nightlife, stunning cathedral and captivating waterfront views.

Centro
Picasso\'s Birthplace showing interior views

La Merced

If you're spending some time in La Merced, Plaza de la Merced and Teatro Cervantes de Malaga are top sights worth seeing.

La Merced
Port of Malaga showing a city and general coastal views

El Puerto

Bars, waterfront views and beaches highlight some of the noteworthy features of El Puerto. Make a stop by Port of Malaga or Malagueta Beach while you're exploring the neighbourhood.

El Puerto
Malaga featuring outdoor art

Carretera de Cadiz

4/5Very Good!(40 area reviews)

Consider a visit to Jose Maria Martin Carpena Arena and take some time to enjoy the beaches during your time in Carretera de Cadiz. If you want to see more of the city, jump on the metro at La Luz - La Paz Station or Puerta Blanca Station.

Carretera de Cadiz
Guadalmar, Málaga, Andalusia, Spain
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Guadalmar

The pristine beaches and ample dining options are top of the list for many visitors to Guadalmar. A stop by Los Alamos Beach or Playa de Guadalmar might round out your trip.

Guadalmar