Nestled on the Costa Tropical in the Granada Province of Andalusia, Spain, Motril is a popular seaside resort with plenty to see and do. Enjoy the historic sites in the city, or head to the yachting marina or beach. The city hosts an air and space museum which will interest both adults and children alike. A visit to the Preindustrial Sugar Cane Museum is also of interest, as is the Montero Rum Bodega. There is also a beautiful park in the heart of the city, for a green and relaxing stroll. Enjoy the traditional Andalusian cuisine in the many restaurants in town, or head to the beach to taste the freshest catch of the day at the local chiringuitos - or beach restaurants. Last but not least, party the night away with the excellent nightlife of Motril.
While staying in or near the city, here are some recommended accommodation options that are sure to please.
This lovely villa is located in the countryside just outside Motril and offers beautiful mountain and sea views. There is an attractive garden with a swimming pool and ample on-site parking. The spacious lounge and dining area offers TV and air-conditioning and Internet is available. The kitchen is well equipped, with every necessary appliance. There is an outdoor terrace for relaxing and three bedrooms are available for guests.
Country house with garden, saltwater pool and internet access
Price: from 75 USD
Number of Guests: 6
This lovely house is located in Motril and offers a shady terrace overlooking the garden. The spacious living and dining area has a TV and free WiFi is available to guests. The kitchen is well equipped with a microwave, a coffee machine and a refrigerator. There are three bedrooms on the property and the master bedroom has a double bed, while the other bedrooms have a sleeper sofa and bunk beds. Free parking is available on the property.
Address: Calle Rector Jose Vida Soria 6, Bajo D, 18613 Motril, Spain (see map)
Price: from TBA
Casa de los Bates is an elegant, Italian-style villa that dates back to the 14th century. There is a pool in the pretty garden that surrounds the house. There are several lounges, decorated with antique furniture, as well as TVs and a piano. The dining room contains a fireplace and there is also a restaurant and a bar on the property. Rooms and suites are air-conditioned and elegant, overlooking either the gardens or the sea. Each room has a minibar, safe and coffee maker, plus an en suite bathroom with free toiletries and a hairdryer. Free parking and WiFi is available. The property is a short distance from both the Los Moriscos Golf Course and the Playa Granada Beach.
Casa de los Bates
Address: Carretera Nacional 340, Km. 329,5 entre Motril y Salobreña, 18600 Motril, Spain (see map)
Price: from 115 USD
Located close to the beach, this lovely villa with a pool is surrounded by a pretty garden and has a terrace overlooking the countryside, the Mediterranean Sea, Sierra Lujar and the Sierra Nevada. There is an on-site farm with several animals and the villa itself has a spacious living and dining room, a TV and a fully equipped kitchen. On the second floor, there are three bedrooms and one bathroom. The pool is safely fenced in to protect children. Organic vegetables, grown on the property, are available to guests at no cost. Access to the Internet is available in the villa.
Magnificent villa with swimming pool, zoo, 2,000m2 outdoor area, all private
Price: from 114 USD
Number of Guests: 7
Hostal la Campana is located in the centre of Motril and offers free WiFi and a television lounge in the lobby. The hostel also offers a computer for guests to use. Several restaurants and bars are located close by and buses are available to the beach, though it is only a short walk away. Guestrooms come with air-conditioning as well as heating and have a TV and an en-suite bathroom.
Hostal la Campana
Address: Princesa, 22, 18600 Motril, Spain (see map)
Price: from TBA
This attractively decorated villa is a five-minute drive from Motril and offers beautiful views over the Mediterranean Sea. There are a pool and Jacuzzi for guests, as well as a shaded barbecue area. A games room with a bar area and a fridge are available next to the pool. The lounge and dining area are spacious, with a TV, a DVD player and a CD player. The kitchen comes fully equipped with all necessary appliances. The property offers six bedrooms and three bathrooms, all with a bath/shower combination.
Magnificent villa with large pool and jacuzzi, 6 bedrooms, large garden and views
Price: from 225 USD
Number of Guests: 13
This luxurious resort is just a four-minute walk from the beach and offers both indoor and outdoor pools, tennis courts, a fitness centre and a spa. The property serves traditional cuisine and the resort also offers evening entertainment, in the form of a nightclub and indoor theatre. Rooms are spacious, with air-conditioning, TV and a private terrace or balcony.
Playa Granada Club Resort
Address: Rector Pascual Rivas Carrera, 1, 18613 Motril, Spain (see map)
Price: from 187 USD
This spacious, detached studio house is located on a rustic ranch just outside of Motril and is close to the beach, with mountain views. The kitchen comes fully equipped with everything necessary for self-catering. There is a covered terrace area outside and the bedroom has a king size bed, which can convert to twin beds. Parking is available on the property and free WiFi is included.
A peaceful, spacious, detached studio cottage only 10mins from beach and town
Price: from 36 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Stay in comfort and style in Motril
Whether looking for luxurious accommodation or an affordable cottage, Motril has plenty to offer. The city is a must visit option on the Costa Tropical, in Andalusia, Spain.
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