Room choices are many and varied in Costa del Sol. Travelocity's comprehensive hotel guide compares 167 accommodation options that are within a 6-mile (10-kilometer) radius of the downtown area of Costa del Sol.
One of the secrets of smooth and easy travel is finding a hotel in the perfect location, so when you're planning your visit browse the Pensión Serramar and Sol y Miel Hostal, each of which are situated within 0.6 miles (1 kilometer) of Costa del Sol's center.
If you're traveling on a budget, you will be delighted to discover that there's a solid selection of more affordable accommodations in Costa del Sol. 20 miles (33 kilometers) from Costa del Sol's center you'll find the Hotel Monarque El Rodeo. The Hotel El Faro Marbella is only 20 miles (33 kilometers) away. More options in the lower price range of Costa del Sol hotels include the Room Mate Lola and the Sol Don Pedro.
The Vincci Selección Aleysa Hotel Boutique & Spa can be found 1 mile (2 kilometers) from the downtown precinct of Costa del Sol. Or, alternatively, the Don Carlos Leisure Resort and SPA is about 15 miles (25 kilometers) away. Two other accommodation options in the neighborhood are the Marriott's Marbella Beach Resort as well as the vacation Polynesia.
The wider Andalucia region is certainly worth having a look at as well. Andalucia offers beaches, and common visitor places of interest include ruins, castles and old towns. Sporty travelers can get involved in snowboarding and skiing in this part of Spain.
Looking for more to do? Spend some time seeing Puerto Banus Marina and Orange Square, which you'll find in Marbella, 20 miles (33 kilometers) to the west of Costa del Sol. If you'd like to spend a few nights in Marbella, check out the Marbella Club Hotel Golf Resort & Spa and Gran Melia Don Pepe. Or, stay the night in Churriana, 5 miles (8 kilometers) northeast of Costa del Sol, where you can pick from the Riu Belplaya - All Inclusive and Marconfort Beach Club Hotel - All Inclusive. Whether you're just passing through or staying in Churriana, set aside some time to check out the Malaga Airport Museum and Desembocadura del Guadalhorce.