La Rada beach in Estepona, also known as El Padron beach, is located just 2 kilometers from Estepona. It is one of the most popular destinations in the area.
La Rada beach is an area with abundant vegetation next to the mouth of the river Padron. A part of the Malaga coast that has dark sand and where fishing lovers enjoy fishing animals such as octopus, which abound in this part of Malaga.
El Padron River beach has a high occupancy rate during the summer season.
If, in addition to enjoying the sun and a good swim or a bit of fishing, you feel like taking a stroll through the shops, very close to El Padron river beach there is a shopping centre.
La Rada beach has adapted access for people with reduced mobility. It is a recommended beach for families because of its tranquility and visibility. El Padron river beach is located in an urban area.
It is approximately 1000 metres long and 25 metres wide. During the summer season you can rent hammocks, parasols and deckchairs.
El Padron-La Rada river beach does not have the Blue Flag distinction, but it does have good services.
If you are thinking of coming to enjoy the Costa del Sol, Estepona celebrates the Costa del Sol Fantastic Film Festival during August and September every year.