Child-friendly beaches near Marbella

The southern coastline of Spain particularly the Costa del Sol, Marbella region serves as a great family holiday destination with scenic beaches, impressive sightseeing and numerous activities. Talking about the Marbella region, there is a selection of beaches stretching over its 20 km long coastline.

Most of beaches in Marbella are well-developed with all kinds of facilities and services. However, when it comes to your family outing, not all of those beaches on the Marbella coast are child friendly or better equipped for minor visitors.

There are although a few on the west side of Marbella coast stretching even right up to the Puerto Banus marina, San Pedro and Estepona.

Guadalmina Beach, Marbella

This two-kilometre long sandy beach next to the Guadalmina urbanization is suitable for all age group including kids. Lovely setting, a wide and delightful paseo and lush garden along the walkway makes it really interesting for visitors to either sit and relax gazing at the sea or just take a simple walk feeling the Mediterranean breeze.

For kids, there are a couple of designated play areas where your children can have their fun time. Besides, those chiringuitos and beach bars right along the tiled promenade serve your gastronomic interest.

The beach is very clean and you will find no stone on the beach, and the sand is find-grained for your kids to play around for an hour or two. The beach is indeed one of your weekend venues for a nice and lovely family outing.

Cristo Beach, Estepona

Just five minutes west of Estepona port, to the west of the town centre, the El Cristo beach of Estepona and its shallow water makes it very much a weekend spot for families with children. This one is amongst the top beaches on the Costa del Sol, Spain.

It’s the clear, shallow water and fine quality sand allows parents to come their small children and splash around. While you kids enjoy playing and making friends, you can enjoy your day with the likes of beach activities: paddling, swimming and snorkelling.

For those food lovers, this one, too, has a few chiringuito serving the Andalusian favourite fish, tapas, snacks and mouth-watering seafood.

Hippo Beach, El Rosario, Marbella

Located in one of the high profile holiday apartment and villa areas of Marbella, the El Rosario, Hippo beach is a popular one among residents and tourists. If you want to spend some time with your family, this one is indeed one child-friendly beach on the coast.

The beach is area is quite wide and the water is shallow, where kids can play for hours. Due to the popularity on the coast, residents on the Costa del Sol often flock to this place and hence it gets quite busy on weekends.

Here you can park your vehicle right next to the beach, and the beach bar is just another nicest place to try to some of your favourite junk items such as burger, pizza, hot dog, etc. Over all, Hippo Beach in Marbella offers the best atmosphere and fun for a great family day out.


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