What it’s like to live in Mijas?

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Mijas may be a small town on the Costa del Sol but has plenty of personality and attractions to keep you entertained.

Mijas is a small Andalusian town on the Costa Del Sol, surrounded by 12 kilometres of beautiful coastline, it is the perfect location to live all year round. If you are looking for somewhere warm and welcoming to call your home, Mijas might just be for you. Read on to find out what it’s like to live in Mijas. 

Beaches in Mijas

La Cala de Mijas is situated between Marbella and Fuengirola. The beach is 35 metres wide and is about 2,000 metres long, ideal for a day of relaxing on the sand! The beach hosts plenty of restaurants, many of which include freshly delivered seafood. If you prefer to stay active, during the summer months the beach has many watersports including jet-skiing and pedalos.

Properties in Mijas

Mijas is the perfect town on the Costa del Sol to invest in property. There are beautiful views looking over the Mediterranean Sea and properties situated with breathtaking views of the local town. In close proximity are surrounding towns within the Costa del Sol, day trips are only a short journey away. King Estates offer high-quality, contemporary-style villas with bright open spaces in Mijas. Take a look at some of the amazing properties King Estates has available here.

What to do in Mijas? 

One of the biggest attractions of Mijas is the fair that takes place over the course of five days in July. The funfair includes rides, attractions, dancing, and gastronomy. If you prefer other luxuries, the incredible 27 hole Loura Golf Resort is surrounded by the beautiful scenery of mountains and wildlife, which has been preserved and respected.

Centro de Arte Contemporáneo

The Centro de Arte Contemporáneo is a former military hospital that has been transformed into a contemporary art museum that features art exhibits and cultural programmes. A perfect place to visit on a cooler day to immerse yourself into the culture of Mijas. 

As you can see, Mijas may be a small town on the Costa del Sol but has plenty of personality and attractions to keep you entertained. Mijas is a warm and welcoming place and is the perfect location all year round, not just during the summer months. Our local agents can offer the best advice on the luxury properties in Mijas and on the Costa Del Sol. We have spectacular properties with amenities to keep you entertained. Browse our Mijas homes or you can contact our team for further advice.