The most extensive and famous beach in Torremolinos. The sand of the Carihuela is dark and has an extension of 2,100 meters long.
It is usually a quiet beach and its name pays homage to the old fishing quarter located to the east of the city. Today, this neighborhood has become a cosmopolitan area that concentrates bars and entertainment venues.
During the summer season you can find kiosks, hammock rental services and nautical equipment. This beach becomes one of the most visited places in the town of Torremolinos, in the Carihuela several shows are organized during the summer season.
One of the most special days that this beach in Torremolinos experiences is July 16, during the festival of the Virgen del Carmen, patron saint of the municipality.