El Palo beach

El Palo Beach - Malaga Beaches

1150 meters

30 meters








Blue flag



City bus


A well-known beach among the people of Malaga. Located between Pedregalejo beach and El Chanquete beach.

An area that was regenerated and today is one of the best known areas for the people of Malaga. A fairly large beach in Malaga as it is 1,200 metres long and 25 metres wide on average.

El Palo beach in Malaga has the Q for Tourist Quality, this place is home to the La Espailla Sports Club, which participates in the province's seine league.

As we have already mentioned it is a very busy area so in the summer time we can find services of hammock and parasol rental. You will find many chiringuitos where to taste the specialties of the city.

One of the beaches of Malaga that has palms where to rest of the sun in the summer days.

Another thing you cannot miss in El Palo in Malaga is its procession to the Virgen del Carmen, celebrated on July 16th, the sailors take the virgin out in a boat procession. There are also several concerts and a fair.

Location of the El Palo beach

Services of the El Palo beach



Litter bins

Cleaning service



Nautical rentals

Nautical area


Nautical sports

Children's playground

Sports zone

One thing you didn't know about El Palo beach

This area, like many other beaches on the coast of Malaga, suffers from the phenomenon known as "La Ola del Melillero" (The Wave of Melillero), which consists of a brief and sudden rise in sea level caused by the approach and braking of the ferry from Melilla to the Port of Malaga. A curious fact about the beach of El Palo in Malaga!