Meiterranean Life in Maro © Michelle Chaplow
Meiterranean Life in Maro


Maro is a tiny hamlet to the east of Nerja. It clings to the steep hilside overlooking the sea. It is the most easterly village of Malaga province and the Costa del Sol sitting on the border of Granada province and the Costa Tropical and Almunecar.

Maro beach is widely considered one of the best beaches in Andalucia. ©
Maro beach is widely considered one of the best beaches in Andalucia.

Maro Beach

Maro is perhaps best known for its unspoilt beaches and countryside nearby. Playa Maro and is often listed as one of the best beaches in Spain. Not for the facilities, it is not Blue Flag, but for the location. You can also rent Kayaks in the summer and explore the nearby coves and a cliff-face waterfall that is not reachable on foot.

Read more about Maro Beach.

Natural Area

The beaches and cliffs here are protected as part of the 'Alcantilados de Maro-Cerro Gordo Natural Area'.


Book Hotels in Maro

Casa Maro

Set within beautiful tropical gardens with mango and fig trees, this family-run hotel is located in the village of Maro on the Costa del Sol.

Casa Maro offers attractive rooms with stunning panoramic sea views. All rooms include a flat-screen TV and air conditioning.


Situated 600 metres from Caleta Beach, CASA MARAVILLAS features accommodation with a bar, a shared lounge and a 24-hour front desk for your convenience. Complimentary WiFi is available.

All units are fitted with air conditioning, and some have a TV, washing machine, a kettle, completed with a kitchen.

Apartamentos Playamaro

The Playamaro apartments are located in Maro, a small hamlet of Nerja. With a privileged location, between two natural landscapes, the Sierra Tejeda-Almijara and the natural landscape of Maro-Cerro Gordo, where you can find in its crystal clear waters an infinity of fish, in one of the most beautiful coves of the Costa del Sol.

Apartments for Rent in Maro

Apartments for rent in Maro

Apartamentos Maro VG

Surrounded by views of the sea, Apartamentos Maro VG is a sustainable apartment in Maro, offering guests an environmentally friendly accommodation close to Caleta Beach. It is situated 1.1 km from Maro Beach and features private check-in and check-out. The apartment has family rooms.

Villas for Rent in Maro

Villas for rent in Maro


Located in Maro in the Andalucía region, Bonifacio features a patio. The air-conditioned accommodation is 2.4 km from Del Pino Beach, and guests benefit from private parking available on site and free WiFi.

Villa Gito

Featuring air-conditioned accommodation with a private pool, mountain view and a balcony, Villa Gito is located in Maro. The property has pool and garden views, and is 2.3 km from Maro Beach. Free WiFi is available throughout the property and Caleta Beach is 2.3 km away.

Villa Maria

Set in Maro, within 2.9 km of Caleta Beach, Villa Maria offers accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning and an outdoor swimming pool. This holiday home has a private pool, a garden and free private parking.