About usMalapesquera Beach is in Benalmádena. According to the older fishermen from the area, the name of the beach, Malapesquera (Bad fishing) comes from the few fish caught there. Now, it is among the beaches offering a large number of water sports all year round.
700 metres long and 50 metres wide, the eastern side is next to the Marina while the western end is adjacent to Santa Ana Beach.
Malapesquera Beach is home to some of the most emblematic hotels in the town. This is a lively area where sporting and entertainment events are held all year round. In the summer season there are daily sports activities run by the Sports Centre in collaboration with the local Beach Authority.
In stormy weather or when the Easterly winds blow, Malapesquera Beach is frequented by expert surfers who enjoy the waves that build up there.
Access for the disabled
Cafeteria and restaurant
Rental of hammocks, sun loungers and sun shades
Rental of sports equipment
HOW TO GET THERE
Access to Malapesquera Beach is easy. From Benalmádena take the N-340 towards the Marina. The journey takes approximately 15 minutes, depending on the traffic.
From Malaga city centre, it is best to take the MA-21, although it is possible to get there along the Mediterranean motorway. In either case, the estimated journey time is 40 minutes.
Parking and transport
- Own parking
- Adapted for people with disabilities
- Located in an urban area