Close your eyes and lean back as the warm sun showers you with perfect days and stunning sights while you revel in the beauty of Torrox, Spain. Boasting some of the best weather in the world, this small seaside spot offers postcard-perfect beaches, soft winters, and summers that never get too hot for comfort. This slice of Mediterranean paradise is the ideal location to come bask in the sun-drenched beaches, see historical sights, and dive into a vibrant local culture.
Whether you're coming to leave the hustle and bustle of the daily grind behind, or celebrate a momentous occasion, our vacation rentals in this popular beachfront destination offer relaxation at its finest.
Taking its name from the abundance of sunshine hitting the shores year-round, Torrox is part of the coast-hugging territory known as Costa del Sol. This picturesque ocean side city is just eight miles west of the sunny resort destination, Nerja, and about 100 miles east of cultural Manilva.
With a climate that caters to a wide array of outdoor activities and the rich blue ocean as your playground, this majestic location gives you endless possibilities for fun.
Sip a decadent cup of richly brewed Spanish coffee in the morning as the gentle Mediterranean breezes blow along the coast. Take some time to visit one of the best beaches in the area at El Morche. Lounge in the warm sun as the waves crash near your feet. Take a stroll along the Torrox Costa Promenade to find a delicious bite to eat that celebrates the local flavors before searching for the perfect memento to remember your trip by.
Get out on the waves with a stand-up paddleboard, or maybe dive below the waves when you book your spot on a guided tour with Deco Dive. These expert scuba divers will treat you to a pleasant experience with an expansive array of tropical fish and memorable sights. Make sure you remember your waterproof camera to capture a few priceless shots to share with your friends back home.
Reserve your spot on a boat tour with the friendly staff at Sharky's Watersports. After you rent a jet ski to spend the day flying across the crystal blue waves, their knowledgeable staff will take you along the coast and detail the rich history of the area. Watch dolphins jump and play as they follow your boat. That waterproof camera will come in handy to snap a few more shots to have professionally mounted on your wall.
Head over to the "blue flag" beach of El Peñoncillo to join in the nautical school and get some expert advice and lessons on windsurfing, canoeing, and other fun-filled water sports. Rent a mountain bike to hit the local trails, or to simply navigate the town with ease. Take a break from the sun at a small cafe to indulge in a glass of Ribera del Duero Tempranillo and let the day slip away.
Spend a day enjoying a wine tour through Spain's southern vineyards. Stop at Bodegas Bentomiz to taste the crisp, dry Ariyanas Seco, or something a little bolder like the robust red blend Ariyanas Tinto. These 80 - 100-year-old vines grow within sight of the sea and offer the perfect accompaniment to the spicy, vibrant flavors of the local Spanish cuisine, so make sure you grab a bottle for dinner back at your vacation rental.
Take a drive to the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains to visit the historical city of Granada. Home to stunning Almohad architecture and the imposing Castle of Alhambra, history lovers will have a seemingly endless offering of sites and destinations to visit.
Treat yourself to lazy days on the beach, decadent Spanish wines, and the sun-soaked afternoons of Costa del Sol. With easy day trips surrounding you and the deep blue ocean in the backyard of your Torrox vacation rental, you'll have everything you need right at your fingertips for a stress-free, fun-filled stay.