The Occidental Fuengirola is one of the leading hotels by the Barcelo Group and is an ideal place to see the Malaga region from. Nestled in the heart of the Costa del Sol, this hotel kisses the shores of the Mediterranean. Right on the seafront, and just 25 minutes away from Malaga Airport, the Occidental Fuengirola allows for plenty of exploration.
As well as the picture-perfect surroundings, the facilities of the hotel are just as impressive. There are 316 rooms available and each one offers excellent modern amenities, spacious and inviting decor, and top-quality furnishings. There are also excellent dining opportunities at the Occidental Fuengirola, with three dining areas, including a snack bar, lobby bar, and restaurant. There are two swimming pools to entertain guests, one outdoor, and one indoor heated option. In terms of additional services, there is room service, a babysitting service, and golf courses found nearby too.
Surrounding the Occidental Fuengirola hotel are many of the wonderful sights and sounds of Andalusia. There is a four-minute walk to Fuengirola Beach, ideal for the perfect day out in the sun. And, you even have El Castillo Beach, which is just nine minutes away by foot, so you can enjoy more than one beach at close quarters.
For those seeking a day of retail therapy, Centro Comercial Miramar, one of the Costa del Sol’s largest shopping centres, is just a 16-minute walk away. There’s also Bioparc Fuengirola, the local zoo and nature preserve, as well as Sohail Castle, and Aquamijas Water Park. This is the perfect place for families with children to explore, cut loose, and really enjoy everything the Costa del Sol has to offer. Further north on the coast lies the provincial capital of Malaga with its fortress, Alcazaba, towering above the city with unbeatable views. At the foot of the fortress, there’s a museum dedicated to the city’s most famous son, Pablo Picasso. After a day of experiences and sightseeing, dive into some of the region’s local cuisine.