Estepona is a town located in the province of Málaga, between Manilva and Marbella, on the Costa del Sol, which has gradually become one of the most popular tourist destinations thanks to its charming historic centre, its wonderful beaches, the good climate and a very varied offer both culturally and in terms of services and accommodation. Its coastline is one of the most beautiful on the Costa del Sol. It has twenty-three kilometres of fine, golden sandy beaches, with clean, calm waters, many of which have been awarded the prestigious Blue Flag.
In this post we are going to take a tour around the best beaches in Estepona so that you can choose the one that best suits your tastes and needs. As we will see, these beaches are calm, have all the necessary services within reach and have a great scenic beauty.
Top 7 beaches in Estepona to enjoy the Sun
The Cristo beach is very close to the marina and is one of the most visited and loved by tourists. Its location is spectacular, as it forms a bay of about seven hundred metres in length from which spectacular views can be contemplated. This beach in Estepona has crystal clear waters and fine sand, and is protected from the wind, making it ideal for a day out with the family. It has all the essential services and facilities, such as litter bins, showers, toilets, beach bars and sun loungers, beach umbrellas for hire and aquatic equipment such as motorbikes and boats.
Bahía Dorada Beach
The Bahía Dorada beach is about seven hundred metres long. Set in a beautiful rocky landscape, it is one of the most attractive beaches for tourists. It is also perfect for fishing and scuba diving. It has all the essential services and facilities, such as showers, public toilets, beach umbrellas and sun loungers for hire, etc.
La Rada Beach
This beach in Estepona is located in the town centre, and is ideal for those who wish to have the beach at their fingertips. It is the most visited by locals and tourists alike, and is very long. Its sand is fine and grey, and the beach is bordered by a beautiful promenade of more than two and a half kilometres. It stands out for the convenience of having all the services at your disposal.
Costa Natura Nudist Beach
This beach is very popular with locals and tourists from all over Europe who prefer nudism. It is located between Guadalobón and Arroyo Vaquero. It is about 850 metres long and the sand is fine and grey, with a few rocks. It is perfectly equipped with the necessary facilities and services to spend the day, such as showers, sun loungers, beach umbrellas for hire, etc.
El Padrón Beach
This is one of the most popular beaches in Estepona as it is also very close to the town. The beach has a large car park, which makes it very easy to access, and there are also two beach bars to liven up the day. It is located opposite the Laguna Village shopping centre, offering exclusive shops, elegant cafés and restaurants, and the famous Puro Beach Club. As with the rest of the beaches, it has showers, public toilets, sun loungers, umbrellas, jet skis, and so on.
El Saladillo Beach
Among the beaches in Estepona, El Saladillo beach is one of the largest, as it is six kilometres long. Its calm and clean waters, as well as its fine grey sand, make it an ideal place to spend the day with the family. A major attraction is that it is immersed between sand dunes and pine groves that provide shade. It is also ideal for long walks along the shore, and has all the necessary services such as toilets, showers, beach bars, sun loungers and jet skis for hire, etc.
This is the ideal beach for those looking for a bit of tranquillity away from the more crowded beaches, although it is a little further away from the centre of Estepona. It has a fantastic coastline for long walks along the shore, and its waters are so clean that there is hardly any seaweed. In Guadalmansa beach you can practice one of the most popular sports, kitesurfing, as well as fishing. Like the rest of the beaches in Estepona, it has essential services such as showers, beach bars, toilets, and sun loungers and umbrellas for hire.
At Sonneil we have an apartment complex in Estepona located in one of the most exclusive areas in town. Just a few minutes walk from the marina and very close to the town centre. This development offers magnificent finishes, as well as large windows and terraces from where you can observe the immensity of the Mediterranean Sea.
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