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Compact and lovely little town with a long beach front

The beach of La Cala de Mijas is very long, clean and not very crowded that I have seen. There are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great little town,

Check out Pura Cepa Gin bar and Biddy's Irish pub. Plenty of eating places including Sia indian... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andy E
Benfleet, England, United Kingdom
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29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Here you have all you need, a great beach with water sports and lots for the kids to occupy them, a well supervised children's play area and good first aid cover provided free by the Council on the beach area, a vast range and types...More

7  Thank Gerald Francis A
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 3 February 2018

La Cala is pleasant enough, sandwiched between the Auto-route and the sea. It is a pretty little bay which has a long gentle sandy beach and a boardwalk along the coast that extends further than I was prepared to walk. It is a very clean...More

4  Thank MDE1986
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach of La Cala de Mijas is very long, clean and not very crowded that I have seen. There are a lot of beach restaurants, Chiringuitos, and there are toilet facilities within easy reach wherever you go. The small town of La Cala is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stroling the boardwalk and desidert to have some lunch. They told us that everything was fresh. (Sunday). Well two very ismall servings , a glass of wine and a small beer, 50 Euro

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Check out Pura Cepa Gin bar and Biddy's Irish pub. Plenty of eating places including Sia indian restaurant.

Thank Andy E
Reviewed 10 October 2018

A lovely village, (that is what it says it is) but much more than that. This review encompasses a lot of the walking areas of Mijas A very pleasant experience to the village full of leather goods, ( don't pay the asking price ), clean,...More

Thank gtw67
Reviewed 9 October 2018

A visit to La CAla beach is fantastic. The beach is long with plenty of beach bars. There is no problem getting a bed and shade, though it can work out expensive, 5 euros each, if you go every day. There are toilet facilities close...More

Thank Jeffweare
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Clean beach which is both rocky and sandy in places . Well manned with lifeguards as waves can reach a height at times and water comes over sea wall . A beautiful wooden walkway is well under construction - work being done as we walked...More

Thank babyhk
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Lovely, compacted, little town area, really buzzing and lots of nice restaurants. Friday market had some lovely stalls and local 'wares' were available. loved the beach.

Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 4 October 2018

you must visit here.the views are so great and a lovely place to walk around a bit hilly but take it slow . the horse and cart ride is lovely and takes you around the small streets many places to eat and good prices. lots...More

Thank susan m
Reviewed 3 October 2018

A beautiful typical Spanish Village which has been successfully turned into tourist attraction. Very good leather shops, interesting clothes shops amongst the tourist tat wares. Built on a hill with winding quite steep steps throughout. Beautiful baroque church and fantastic mountain/sea views. restaurants range from...More

Thank wineguruuk
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is my 3rd visit. My first I stayed in cala Honda travelling around local areas helping a friend look for a future holiday home. She found it in La Cala. Much preferred La Cala. Stayed in an apartment situated on the main A7 road....More

Thank Pauline G
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Nicky P
5 August 2018|
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Response from DLP555 | Reviewed this property |
The biggest free car park is off the motorway going towards Fuengirola where the market is held on Wednesday and Saturday. It is a five minute walk to the beach.
1 August 2018|
Response from kebo111 | Reviewed this property |
yes and very safe beach as you will see and very clean too many places to play if you have kids small areas plenty to eat and drink all the bars and resturants
1 August 2018|
Response from x_Boots_x | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I do not know.