In a complex of buildings surrounded by gardens, this relaxed all-inclusive hotel is a 5-minute walk from the nearest beach, 3 km from the SEA LIFE Benalmádena aquarium and 7 km from Málaga Airport.
Featuring garden, sea or street views, the bright rooms come with Wi-Fi (fee) and flat-screen TVs; some add balconies.
Complimentary meals and drinks are served in a laid-back buffet restaurant and a bar.
There's also an outdoor pool, a gym and a sauna, as well as archery, tennis, table tennis and a children's playground.
Massages can be arranged.MORE ABOUT THE HOTEL
Palia Las Palomas is 200 yards from the beach, in the Carihuela area of Torremolinos. Set in gardens, it offers an outdoor pool with a hot tub and a small fitness centre.
Air-conditioned rooms at Palia Las Palomas come with a private bathroom and a minibar. You can hire the safe and there is a TV. Most rooms have a private balcony.
The hotel features a sun terrace, with loungers and parasols. There is a children’s play area, TV lounge and games room.
The Piano Bar offers cocktails and an evening entertainment programme. The hotel’s buffet restaurant features show cooking, and serves Spanish and international cuisine.
Car hire is available from the hotel’s 24-hour reception, and on-site parking is available for a supplement.
Torremolinos Train Station is 10 minutes’ walk away, and there are regular trains to Malaga Airport, 3.7 miles away.