At the heart of Spain’s Costa Tropical, this resort town thrums with the energy of the crowds who flock here from across Europe. Thanks to the tropical climate and constantly sunny skies of southern Spain, the streets and beaches in Almunecar are filled with excitement all year round. With 19 kilometres of coastline to choose from, Almunecar holidays offer nature lovers the chance to enjoy everything from small coves to dramatic cliff sides.
For those who prefer to spend less time exploring and more time relaxing, Playa de Cotobro, with its palm-tree-lined promenade, offers gorgeous views with every possible amenity close to hand. During your holidays to Almunecar, you’ll also have the chance to explore the Andalucia region. Its wealth of historic towns and archaeological sites from the Roman and Arab occupations will delight culture lovers wanting to dive into its rich, layered past.
Learn about pottery
With an artist-in-residence preserving the region’s pottery heritage, you can see an ancient pottery wall and a Roman oven at the Municipal Pottery Centre – they also make traditional pottery and hold courses there.
Enjoy the beaches
With a mix of pebble and sand beaches, Almunecar holidays deliver turquoise waters, plenty of beachside bars and even the chance to see a protected coral reef.
Step back in time
Visit Cueva de Siete Palacios (Cave of the Seven Palaces) – an archaeological museum located in what was the stone vaults of a Roman building. The space is filled with Phoenician, Roman, Islamic and Egyptian treasures.