Hotels in Torremolinos range from basic hostels through to top end properties and you are sure to find something to suit your budget and style. The resort itself is only 6 km from Malaga airport and so offers a short transfer from your arrival flights to the Costa del Sol. Brands such as Melia, Sol, NH, Barcelo, H10 and Tryp are all represented as well as many independent properties from 1 to 5 stars.
Torremolinos hotels tend to be situated around the beach area which runs for 9km in total along the sea front. The main beach is Playa Bajondillo, a sandy beach suitable for all the family with safe bathing and lots of beach activities. Cheap hotels in Torremolinos tend to be available outside of peak season with properties becoming booked out in the main summer months of July and August. It's not only the Brits who love this resort as it is also very popular with the Spanish taking their summer break.
Being a highly built up resort and one of the busiest in the whole of Spain, there are plenty of restaurants, bars and cafes of all qualities and cuisines, especially in the old quarter know as La Carihuela. This area can get extremely busy in the evenings and at weekends with revellers out to enjoy themselves, both locals and tourists. There are also plenty of tourist shops for gifts as well as shopping centre including department stores such as El Corte Ingles as well as branches of Zara and H&M
Outside of the immediate resort you can visit the city of Malaga by train as well as explore the coast along the Costa del Sol all the way to Gibraltar with a hire car. Inland the Andalusia countryside beckons with places such as Ronda and Mijas only a short drive away.