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Church Weddings in Spain

The two most popular churches used by guests staying at Sunset Beach Club are the Spanish churches of “Inmaculada Concepcion” and “Virgen del Carmen” which both offer wedding services in English and are just a few minutes from the hotel.

Benalmadena Churches

Virgen del Carmen Church Benalmadena

Virgen del Carmen

The Virgen del Carmen church is located in Benalmadena’s bustling Bonanza Square. Bonanza square is one of the most touristic parts of Benalmadena and does not have such a traditional appearance, but don’t let this steer you away from the charm of this more modern church and it's beautiful and traditional interior.

Virgen Inmaculada Church

Virgen Inmaculada Concepción

Inmaculada Concepción Church is situated in Arroyo de la Miel. The Church is white washed and has a traditional feel. The Parish Priest is Irish. 

Mijas Churches

Iglesia de la Inmaculada Concepción

This church was built in the upper part of the town on top of the ruins of the castle. One of the towers (the square one) of the castle was incorporates into the church as the bell tower. Seating can accommodate up to 200 people, but such is the intimacy of the church that 50 people are lost in there. The beautiful gardens and fountains surrounding the church and the magnificent views across the coast make this a perfect wedding location all round.

Iglesia de la Virgen de la Peña

Hidden away in a corner of the village, overlooking the wonderful valley leading to the coast, is the hermitage of the "Virgen de la Peña". It is built into a rocky outcrop by Mercedarian monks in 1520 and inside is the image of the "Virgen de la Peña", the patron Saint of the village. In 1656 work started on the sanctuary cave, which is nowadats always decorated with flowers and pictures as offerings. It is a perfect spot for small, intimate weddings, with seating for around 20 people inside and makes for beautiful photos with the dramatic scenery and surrounding whitewashed village.

Iglesia de San Sebastian

The Hermitage of San Sebastian was built at the end of the 17th century. The main chapel is square and is topped with  a semisperical vault and has many plaster decorations. There is a camarin with sculpture of San Sebastian arrived at the hermitage, as well as the sculpture of San Jose with the child Jesus. This church is located in the busy centre of the village and can seat up to 40 people.

Torremolinos Church

Iglesia Cristo Resucitado

Cristo Resucitado is on the Torremolinos/Benalmadena border.  It is a very traditional and quaint chapel.  The priest there speaks good English and can usually do weddings at any time on any day, but prefers late afternoon in the Summer (after 17h).


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