When you think of the Costa del Sol, your first thought might be glitz and glam, but if you’re looking for a Summer 2023 holiday destination like no other, then look no further than Mijas Pueblo.
Nestled in the mountainside overlooking Fuengirola, this enchanting old-style Spanish village offers the very best in Andalucian culture and cuisine, all within a short drive of the local beaches. Whilst many might consider Mijas Pueblo to simply be a day trip spot from the Costa del Sol, for others, it’s a chance to soak up the rich culture and traditions of the area.
As your trusted real estate and holiday lettings agent here in Mijas Pueblo, we can proudly say that Mijas Pueblo is an ideal place to spend your summer holidays. With so much going on all year round, let’s look at why you should add it to your must-visit locations this year!
A Warm and Sunny Climate
With more than 300 days of sunshine per year, Mijas Pueblo offers great weather that’s perfect for both summer holidays and even short stays. Expect warm temperatures and clear skies, perfect for leisurely walks, al fresco dining and sunbathing. During the summer months, average temperatures range between 26 and 30 degrees, ideal for a laid-back pool day – but don’t forget to pack your sun cream!
Stunning Natural Beauty
Mijas Pueblo is set in a stunning setting at the foot of the Sierra de Mijas mountains. From the village you’ll enjoy beautiful vistas across the Mediterranean Sea, as well as the surrounding countryside, and even the African/Moroccan coast on a clear day. If you want to venture out of the village however, you’ll find the beautiful beaches of Mijas Costa just 10-15 minutes away. Take a stroll along the Senda Litoral, a beautiful wooden boardwalk that hugs the Costa del Sol coastline.
Superb Location on the Costa del Sol
Málaga Airport is conveniently located just 25 minutes from Mijas Pueblo, connecting the village to hundreds of destinations across both the EU and internationally. In addition, the village is well served by public transport, making it easy to explore other nearby attractions such as Marbella, Fuengirola and Málaga. The Costa del Sol train system also starts in nearby Fuengirola, so you can easily take a train to Benalmádena, Torremolinos and even far away cities such as Granada, Madrid and Seville. National rail operator Renfe is currently providing large discounts to all train users too, so you can use the local trains for a heavily-discounted price!
Authentic Cultural Experience
Mijas Pueblo has a rich cultural heritage, which is reflected in its historic architecture, festivals and traditions. Explore intricate local churches or the Plaza Virgen de la Peña and immerse yourself in the local culture by participating in the many events and celebrations that take place throughout the year. You can also enjoy fantastic regional cuisine in a wide range of restaurants, serving a wide range of traditional Spanish and regional dishes.
Wide Range of Holiday Rentals
As your long-established real estate agent and holiday rental provider in Mijas Pueblo, we offer a wide variety of holiday rentals to suit lots of different needs and tastes. Whether you’re looking for a cosy apartment, a spacious villa or a charming townhouse, we have something for everyone! Our accommodation options are well-maintained and kitted out with modern amenities to ensure a comfortable stay for you and your guests. Many of our rental properties also have private or communal pool access, offering a cool and refreshing retreat during the warm summer months.
Warm and Welcoming Locals
Perhaps one of the highlights of holidaying in Mijas Pueblo is the warm and friendly locals who are known for their hospitality. The village has a strong sense of community so you’ll feel welcomed during your stay. The friendly locals are happy to share their knowledge of the area, recommend the best places to visit, and make you feel like part of the Mijas Pueblo family. You might even find yourself learning the local lingo!
Holiday Rentals with Mijas Properties
At Mijas Properties, we have a fantastic portfolio of holiday rentals and apartments in Mijas Pueblo to choose from in a variety of sizes, and catering to all tastes and budgets. We’ve been providing holiday rental properties in Mijas Pueblo since 1984, so you can trust us and our knowledgeable team to help make your Summer 2023 holiday on the Costa del Sol is the best summer ever!