Explore the local area near Casares
Explore the local area to Casares to see the many attractions, places to go and things to do near Casares del Sol holiday apartment. Beaches, sightseeing, golf, fishing, walking, mountain pursuits, bird watching, watersports, spas and gyms. We leave an information pack in our apartment with details of activities and attractions in the local area.
CASARES WHITE VILLAGE
Ten minutes drive from Casares del Sol into the Andalucian hills to the traditional white Spanish village of Casares, virtually untouched by tourism.
Wander through the tiny streets of whitewashed houses perched on the hillside. Great views from the Arab battlements.
Casares beach is one of the finest sweeps of sandy beaches on the Costa del Sol. Blue flag rated and safe.
There are miles of unspoilt beaches along this part of the Costa del Sol, with chiringuitos (beach bars), parasols and loungers.
RESTAURANTS – EAT OUT
There are restaurants catering for all budgets and tastes in the local area to Casares.
The Brasserie de Arturo is across the road from the apartment. And within a 10 minutes walk La Sal, Bahia Casares, Giovannis and Venta Choza. A full list of restaurants is available in the apartment.
Casares del Sol apartment is in the heart of Golf Valley. A few hundred metres from the apartment is the championship course of Finca Cortesin Golf, host to Volvo World Match Play 2009, 2011, 2012.
Ask Nick to suggest courses in the local area to Casares to suit your standard, and how best to book your tee time. Many more courses listed in Golf Holidays in Costa del Sol.
GYMS & PAMPERING
Casares Fitness gym is 200m from the apartment, and open to visitors. Technogym, bodytone plus sauna, turkish bath, thermal hammock, massage. There are also street gyms along the seafront promenades for all to use.
Local spas for pampering are Finca Cortesin Hotel Spa & Snow room, Albayat Spa in Estepona.
WALK, BIKE, BIRD WATCHING
Paths and treks for walking holidays and mountain pursuits in the Sierra Bermeja mountains, with National Park status and rising to over 1400m.
Many birds of prey can be seen in the Casares area, as this is a key point on migration routes from Europe to Africa.
Assorted water activities from Duquesa, La Linea, Estepona. Boat trips, boat hire, fishing trips, scuba diving, canoes, pedalos.
Dolphin watching trips are available from Estepona, Sotogrande, La Linea and Gibraltar. From rubber boats to motor boats to yachts.
Explore the ‘white town’ of Casares. And the local fishing villages of Sabinillas and Estepona.
Try glitzy Puerto Banus and Marbella. Dramatic Ronda and El Tajo gorge. Or a trip to ‘The Rock’ of Gibraltar and the famous Barbary apes. Just some of the sights to see on the Costa del Sol.
FOR ALL THE FAMILY
There is a children’s park within walking distance. And several more in nearby Sabinillas.
Selwo Adventura Park in Estepona has animals, rope bridges and more. Riding in the Sun in Casares for horse riding through the Casares area. Water parks at Bahia Park, Algerciras or Parc Aquatico, Mijas. And much more.