At the heart of the town, hotels in Benalmadena Costa are in a cosmopolitan area that’s perfect for tourists. Historical sites are on your doorstep here, including Bil-Bil Castle, a Moorish-style building that acts as the town’s cultural hub, hosting exhibits and concerts. A 15-minute drive away, Castillo de Colomares is a stunning blend of Byzantine, Romanesque, Gothic and Mudejar architecture that’s a tribute to Christopher Columbus.A family holiday in Benalmadena is a great idea for sun, sea and sand. Hotels in Arroyo de la Miel will also mean you’re 15 minutes’ walk from Tivoli World amusement park. Set in lush gardens with beautiful fountains, there are thrilling rides, go-karts, trains and a haunted mansion, as well as shows featuring everything from Bollywood dancers to can-can performances.Hotels in La Capellania will place you in a luxurious part of the country. This quiet area is inland enough to be laidback and traditional, but easily accessible from more populated areas like the coast. A great destination for couples, use La Capellania as a jumping off point to visit Benalmadena’s beaches. Try Torre Bermeja for watersports, Torrevigia for access to facilities and Benalnatura for a nudist beach.Since it’s a compact but buzzing region, any hotel in Benalmadena Coast will give you the chance to explore its surroundings. Set up near the marina to be close to Sea Life Benalmadena and see turtles, sharks and octopuses. Or choose from hotels in La Capellania to be within 20 minutes’ walk of Mariposario de Benalmádena-Butterfly Park and the Buddhist Enlightenment Stupa, the largest in the western world.