With just a couple of weeks to go until Christmas, Málaga city centre is bustling with festive fun and excitement!
A walk through the streets of the city’s historic centre at Christmas time is an experience we would recommend to all who visit the Costa del Sol at this time of year. The stunning Christmas lights, mouth watering gastronomy and magical ambience make for a truly wonderful visit to the Coast’s capital.
There’s lots going on in Malaga over Christmas; however, the four suggestions listed below are absolute musts: Read More…
We’ve posted hundreds of useful and informative posts to our blog over the last five years; 797 to be exact!
Our goal has always been to provide articles and information which add value to our guests holidays and which they can use as references when they are looking for things to do in Benalmadena and the Costa del Sol in general.
Some of our posts are more popular than others; however, today we wanted to highlight the ten which have had the most views and have proved most popular since we started our blogging journey.
These are our 10 most viewed blog posts ranked in order: Read More…
Christmas is just a few weeks away and we’re ploughing into the Christmas spirit here at Sunset Beach Club. Our decorations are up and we’ve got some great shows lined up in our Moonlight Theatre over the next couple of weeks.
Christmas is a time for giving and we are delighted to collaborate with the following shows which will contribute all proceeds to charity.
Ricky’s Christmas Cracker
On Saturday 6th December, our resident showman, Ricky Lavazza will be presenting ‘Ricky’s Christmas Cracker’. Those of you who know Ricky, or have seen him perform, will know that he gives it all on stage and this Christmas show will be no exception. An evening of traditional and contemporary Christmas songs, laden with festive fun awaits all who come and join us! Read More…
It’s been a busy year of Weddings for us here at Sunset Beach Club with 64 couples choosing to celebrate their big day with us.
The majority of these couples flew in from the UK and Ireland taking advantage of our fantastic room rates and great value wedding packages which make getting married in Spain a truly viable option for many couples dreaming of an overseas wedding.
Brides and Grooms to be can relax in the knowledge that all the details of their special day will be taken care of by our wedding coordinators and planners. From help with all the legal paperwork to organising the flowers, cake, music and entertainment, our team handles it all! Read More…
The popular December Bank Holiday is almost upon us and if you fancy a sunny weekend break in Benalmadena, we’ve got some great offers which might interest you.
You’ll enjoy a relaxing stay in one of our 1 bedroom exterior apartments with views to the sea or mountains and will be able to soak up the wonderful autumn sun (and warm weather) we’ve been enjoying here in Benalmadena.
Here are the offers available from 4th to 12th December 2014: Read More…
Did you know you can go Ice skating in Benalmadena?
We’re fortunate enough to have one of the first permanent (and covered) ice skating rinks in all of Andalucia. Located in the ‘Club Municipal de Hielo’ in Arroyo de la Miel, this superb facility boasts a 900 square metre ice rink.
If you’re looking for a fun activity for all the family or are visiting Benalmadena during the quieter winter months, a visit to the ice skating rink is the perfect choice for an enjoyable afternoon out.
These are just some of the activities and services available at the Benalmadena Ice Rink:
Recreational ice skating (see times and prices below)
Ice Skating lessons (28€ per person)
Ice hockey lessons
Celebrations and birthday parties (Starting at 11.50€ per child)
Cafeteria with drinks and snacks next to the ice rink.
Video of the Benalmadena Ice Rink
Ice Skating Prices
Monday to Thursday *
Adults: 6.50€ (includes rental of ice skates)
Children (under 17): 6.50€ (includes rental of ice skates)
Friday & Saturday
Adults: 10.50€ (ice skates NOT included)
Children (under 17): 7.50€ (rental of ice skates NOT included)
Groups of more than 10 pax: 8.65€ (ice skates included)
Sundays & Bank Holidays
Adults: 12€ (ice skates NOT included)
Children (under 17): 9€ (rental of ice skates NOT included)
Groups of more than 10 pax: 8.65€ (ice skates included)
*Prices in December, January and Easter are the same as on Fridays and Saturdays.
Monday to Thursday: 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Friday: 7:00pm to 9:45pm
Saturday: 12:30pm to 2:20pm and 4:00pm to 9:45pm
Sunday: 11:00am to 2:20pm and 4:00pm to 7:45pm
*Please note that if you’re planning on going ice skating, you are required to wear gloves, socks and long trousers.
How to get to the Benalmadena Ice Rink
If you have any questions or queries about Ice Skating in Benalmadena, just stop by the Sunset Beach Club Leisure Desk located on the 6th floor of the hotel and our colleagues will be more than happy to help you
Benalmadena is getting ready to host one of the most important cultural events of its yearly calendar: Flamenco Week. Playing a key role in the promotion of the town’s Flamenco culture, the event has become one of the main tributes to this universal art in the province of Malaga.
Flamenco Week takes place from the 14th to 21st November in various different cultural and educational centres of Benalmadena. Organised by Malaga’s ‘Peña La Repompa’ in collaboration with Benalmadena Council’s Cultural Department, the main aim of the event is to pay tribute to the art of Flamenco, coinciding with the celebration, on the 16th November, of the anniversary of Flamenco being declared Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO. Read More…
Have you made any plans for Christmas and New Year?
It’s a fun and exciting time to visit Sunset Beach Club, and whilst it’s a little different than spending it in front of the fire with rain or snow outside, there’s something special about enjoying a glass of bucks fizz whilst sitting out in the Winter sunshine
As is the tradition here at Sunset Beach Club, we’ve put together another fantastic Festive Programme for all guests who choose to spend Christmas and New Year with us (see below). Read More…
The Mayor of Benalmádena, Paloma García Gálvez, has recently returned from a visit to the World Travel Market in London where she pointed out the strength of our town as a tourist destination, especially in international markets.
The figures don’t lie and Benalmadena can proudly boast a notable increase in the number of foreign visitors who choose its fabulous attractions for their holidays. The year-to-date figures (January to September) show that almost 51,000 more foreign travellers visited the town than in the same period last year; an increase of almost 24 %. It’s worth pointing out that more than 40% of these foreign visitors who travel to Benalmadena every year are British. Read More…
This weekend our Moonlight Bar hosts the 7th edition of Blues at Moonlight, an International Music Festival for lovers of Rockabilly and music with true American roots.
Organised by Active Sound Productions, the event features twenty artists and groups (both national and international) who will take to the stage for a crazy weekend of music and dancing making it one of the most important festivals in this genre’s musical calendar.
This year’s artist list has a strong rockabilly and American music component and features the following musicians and DJ’s from Spain and beyond! Read More…