|The beach at San Pedro de Alcántara. © Michelle Chaplow|
San Pedro - Hotels
San Pedro lies in a great position, just a short drive away from the well-known Marbella and the luxurious Puerto Banús, surrounded by the luxury golf courses of Malaga. It has a fantastic beach with an inviting promenade, accompanied by some quality restaurants giving great sea views.
In terms of accommodation, San Pedro offers pretty much everything from high-end hotels to backpackers' hostels.There are hotels both in the centre of town and on the outskirts and all come at a reasonable price.
There is also the option of self-catering rental accommodation in and around the San Pedro area. This is available on a long term or short term holiday basis. There are a number of reputable agencies offering this type of accommodation including apartments and villas.
Hotels In the Town Centre
This is one of the nicer hotels in San Pedro, located just 600 metres from the beach and 5 minutes drive from Puerto Banús. It offers a buffet breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.
Hotel Doña Catalina is a family run hotel, located 20 minutes walk from the beach. It offers well-presented rooms and a fair price, including a buffet breakfast.
The family-run Avenida 31 offers a sun terrace, and modern rooms with air conditioning and a balcony. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas.
Hotels East of the Town Centre
Built in the style of a typical Andalusian village, with pretty streets and squares, this hotel has a large outdoor swimming pool, gardens and a tennis court.It offers spacious, comfortable rooms that all have their own en-suite bathroom and balcony.
Featuring pretty archways and French balconies, the Cortijo Blanco offers simply decorated accommodation. The hotel is built in an attravtive Andalusian style with fantastic gardens. An outdoor pool and rooms with balconies are on offer.
Hotels West of the Town Centre (In Guadalmina)
This hotel has direct access to San Pedro Beach and the 10-hole Campo Sur de Guadalmina Golf Course. Each room includes a terrace with views of the sea, gardens or golf course.There are two restaurants, a terrace bar and beach club (summer only).
This hotel boasts the 45-hole Guadalmina Golf Club and a seasonal outdoor pool. All rooms at the Marbella are spacious and decorated in a bright, elegant style. Some rooms have hydromassage baths and terraces overlooking the golf course.