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FUENGIROLA is a large Spanish town in Southern Spain, Andalucia. It is about twenty minutes’ drive from Malaga Airport and approx. 35 minutes by train. It has seven kilometres of tree lined promenade (flat for easy walking) and fabulous sandy beaches with magnificent views of the Mediterranean. Most residents in Fuengirola are Spanish nationals with a large percentage of British and other nationalities.

Fuengirola has so much to offer for the holiday maker. There is the Salon Varietes English speaking theatre (not open in high season)  Numerous tapas and café/bars, restaurants and supermarkets.

There are excellent bus, coach and train services in central Fuengirola taking you to many places of interest in the area. A car is not essential.

The town hosts many local fiestas throughout the year.


April: The International Fair : “La Feria de los Pueblos”

Easter Holy Week: Semana Santa

June 24th St. John’s Day: La Fiesta de San Juan

16th July The Day of the Virgin Carmen:

July & August: Dance and Music Concerts in the Castle

17th to 20th August an annual Medieval Market is set up inside the castle walls.

 October 6th – 12th The Fuengirola Fair: Feria de Fuengirola

More information about Fuengirola can be found on the Andalucia website:

Our apartments are situated in the exclusive Puebla Lucia area in central Fuengirola.  All are within walking distance to the town, beach, restaurants, supermarkets and public transport.

Semana Santa (Holy Week)
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