Hotels - Family Hotels on the Costa del Sol

Family enjoying a day at the beach © iStock
Family enjoying a day at the beach © iStock


A selection of hotels on the Costa del Sol which are especially well-equipped for, and welcoming to, families. In general this means that various age groups and their needs are catered for, from babies, toddlers and children to teenagers. In terms of facilities, these family hotels will usually offer things such as cots, baby baths, and bottle-warmers, restaurants with kids’ menus, games rooms, and outdoor play areas.

Some even have kids’ clubs with supervised activities according to age, from handicrafts to watersports, to keep children occupied constructively whilst parents relax. In addition, many have entertainers and discos in the evening, as well as usually a separate children’s pool.

Marriott's Marbella Beach Resort Marriott's Marbella Beach Resort

Set within beautiful gardens on the sea front, Marbella Beach Resort offers elegantly furnished rooms with a balcony, TV and CD player. The apartments have direct access to one of the most well known beaches on the Costa del Sol. Guests can enjoy 2 indoor and two outdoor swimming pools, gardens and a sun terrace.

Sunset Beach Club Hotel Apartments Sunset Beach Club Hotel Apartments

Offering free daily activities, Sunset Beach Club Hotel Apartments features 2 outdoor pools. It has 6 seasonal bars and restaurants, an on-site supermarket and free WiFi throughout. Apartments at the Sunset Beach Club have satellite TV, a terrace and a kitchen with oven, microwave and kettle. 

Medplaya Hotel Bali Medplaya Hotel Bali

Medplaya Bali Hotel in Benalmádena is located on a hill just 250 metres from the beach. This hotel is set around 2 outdoor swimming pools and features bright, spacious rooms with balconies. The Medplaya Bali Hotel offers well-equipped, air-conditioned and heated accommodation. 

Hotel Best Siroco Hotel Best Siroco

Hotel Best Siroco is situated just 250 metres from Torre Bermeja Beach. Set in gardens, this hotel has 2 seasonal outdoor swimming pools and rooms with balconies. Hotel Best Siroco has brightly decorated rooms with wooden floors and furnishings. Each room has a TV and air conditioning. Free WiFi is available. 

Holiday Palace Holiday Palace

Holiday Palace is located between Benalmádena and Fuengirola, 500 metres from the beach. This hotel features an outdoor swimming pool, spa and suites with kitchenettes and balconies. All air-conditioned accommodation at the Palace has simple, traditional décor.

Benalmadena Palace Spa Benalmadena Palace Spa

Located just 250 metres from Benalmadena Beach, this hotel offers accommodation with views of the outdoor pool, mountains or sea. Free facilities include a well-equipped spa, heated indoor pool and gym. The spacious apartments and studios at Hotel Benalmadena Palace have free Wi-Fi and a lounge area with a sofa, which leads out onto a furnished terrace.