Destination guide

Why people love visiting trendy Velez-Malaga

Enjoy the culture and other features of Velez-Malaga. This trendy and relaxing city is known for its theme park, golfing and coffeehouses. Gibralfaro Castle and Alcazaba are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Velez-Malaga

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Velez-Malaga has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aquavelis Water Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Baviera Golf (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Anoreta Golf (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Bodegas Bentomiz (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • El Candado Golf Course (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Parador Malaga Golf Club (20.5 mi / 33 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Velez-Malaga

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Velez-Malaga is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Playa de Torre del Mar (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Fuente Árabe (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • El Morche Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Playa del Cenicero (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Playa de las Lindes (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Treasure Caves (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Velez-Malaga

Fly into Malaga (AGP), the closest airport, located 20.8 mi (33.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Granada (GRX-Federico Garcia Lorca), which is 34.8 mi (56.1 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Vélez-Málaga?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 4,301 vacation rentals near Vélez-Málaga. From 983 Villas to 824 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Vélez-Málaga for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Vélez-Málaga?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Vélez-Málaga:

  • Carihuela: 884 vacation rentals
  • Nerja City Centre: 1,252 vacation rentals
  • La Malagueta: 138 vacation rentals
  • Centro: 1,455 vacation rentals
  • Torremolinos City Centre: 481 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Vélez-Málaga?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Vélez-Málaga. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Centro de Arte Contemporaneo de Velez Malaga: 5,976 vacation rentals
  • El Ingenio Mall: 6,021 vacation rentals
  • Aquavelis Water Park: 5,990 vacation rentals
  • Church of San Juan Bautista: 5,966 vacation rentals
  • Convent of San Francisco: 5,964 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Vélez-Málaga listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Vélez-Málaga?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 983 Villas in Vélez-Málaga. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Vélez-Málaga include:

  • Houses: 824 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 144 rentals available
  • Cottages: 144 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Vélez-Málaga?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,907 vacation rentals with pool available in Vélez-Málaga. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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