Holiday rentals & lettings in Cómpeta
Current holiday rental deals in Cómpeta
Holiday rentals with free cancellation
Holiday lettings in city centre
Holiday lettings with pets allowed
Holiday rentals & lettings with pool
Best Holiday Rentals & Lettings in CómpetaGuests agree: these stays are highly rated for location, cleanliness, and more.
Prices and availability
Types of holiday rentals in Competa
Charming rural rentals in the Sierra de Almijara
Embark on an unforgettable journey to Cómpeta, a hidden gem nestled in the heart of Costa del Sol. This picturesque village, surrounded by the beauty of nature, offers a tranquil escape for travellers seeking relaxation and adventure. With a wide range of holiday rentals in Cómpeta, you can immerse yourself in the authentic Andalusian culture. Plus, it's conveniently located near renowned destinations like Benalmádena, making it an ideal starting point to explore the diverse wonders of the region. Discover the charm of Cómpeta and the convenience of a holiday letting in Benalmadena for an unforgettable Spanish holiday.
Competa rural houses with a garden and private pool
Explore the perfect family-friendly holiday lettings in Cómpeta, offering an array of spacious rural houses and exclusive villas surrounded by nature. Our selection includes accommodations in both the town and its tranquil outskirts, providing an ideal escape to unwind and revel in the beauty of the countryside. Mijas, just a short drive away, offers an additional option for your stay. With its close proximity and charming attractions, renting a villa in Mijas, known for its picturesque landscapes and cultural richness, can be an enticing choice for a well-rounded holiday experience.
Discover the epitome of holiday comfort and luxury when you find the perfect holiday letting in Cómpeta. Your dream escape awaits, with a wide range of amenities and features, such as:
- Hot tub
Holidays in Competa
The area and how to find your way around
South-east of Malaga, on the southern slope of the Sierra de Almijara
Located in the southeast of the province of Malaga, in the region of La Axarquia, Competa is a beautiful rural town of approximately 3,700 inhabitants, which extends over the southern slope of the Sierra de Almijara. A few kilometres from the towns of Velez-Malaga, Sayalongaand Malaga capital. It has a fairly rugged terrain, especially in the northwest, bordering on the province of Granada. With elevations as important as La Maroma, Cerro Lucero, Cisne, Verde, and Tajo de las Grajas. An ideal setting for lovers of active tourism activities. If this is your case, do not hesitate to reserve a holiday letting in Competa for your next holidays. And if you're eager to explore more places like this, we recommend checking out our holiday lettings in Costa del Sol for your next adventure.
Architecture of rural character of great singularity
If you decide to book a holiday rental in Competa, you should not miss the opportunity to walk around its old town. An architectural complex with a lot of charm, where we find houses that still preserve the semi-basement in which formerly were stored the harnesses of the field. Homes that flank the narrow steep alleys, often with impossible unevennesses have been resolved with the construction of stairs. All this gives the town a great personality and turns any walk into a unique experience, discovering at each step new corners of great uniqueness. For those seeking a broader range of holiday options in the area, we highly recommend delving into our collection of holiday lettings in Nerja. This coastal gem promises a distinct and memorable addition to your travel itinerary.
Who would love to visit Competa?
Competa for lovers of active tourism activities
The presence of the Sierras de Tejeda, Almijara and Alhama Natural Park in the area makes this town a true paradise for the most adventurous travellers. One of the main active tourism activities that can be done is hiking, cycling and horseback riding. But also, less than 10 km from the town there are many companies that offer the possibility of hiring other activities in the surrounding area such as canyoning, rafting, canoeing, hang gliding, paragliding, 4x4 routes, bungee jumping, climbing, etc. Discover your perfect accommodation in Cómpeta to rent and start your thrilling adventure. If you're considering exploring other parts of the region, you might also want to explore our selection of villas in Marbella for a different perspective on Costa del Sol.
Competa for big game enthusiasts
Private holiday lettings in Cómpeta offer a unique opportunity to explore a natural gem at the heart of this charming town in the southeast of the province of Malaga. This region boasts the Sierras de Tejeda and Almijara, encompassing an expansive territory of approximately 20,500 hectares, which have earned the esteemed status of a National Reserve of Big Game. This protective designation extends its embrace to neighbouring municipalities such as Canillas del Aceituno, Sedella, Salares, Alcaucin, Canillas de la Albaida, Frigiliana, and Nerja. Within this extraordinary landscape, over 1,500 unique animal species thrive, with notable residents like the majestic mountain goat and the elusive wild cat. Immerse yourself in this exceptional natural beauty with our curated selection of holiday accommodations in Cómpeta. And if you're yearning to uncover more facets of Costa del Sol's allure, don't miss our enticing holiday letting in Cala de Mijas for a captivating coastal adventure.
Did you know that the name Competa derives from the Latin term Compita-Orum? It means a crossroads or place where the Romans celebrated their festivities in honour of the roads and where they carried out commercial transactions.
What can I do while staying in Competa?
What you shouldn’t miss in Competa
Top 5 Recommendations in Competa
1. Visit its most emblematic monuments
Exploring affordable holiday lettings in Cómpeta, you'll encounter the town's most iconic landmarks. The 16th-century church of Nuestra Señora de la Asuncion takes centre stage, gracing the locality with its historic significance. Venture inside to behold an awe-inspiring mural created by the renowned artist Francisco Hernandez Veleño. Additionally, be sure not to overlook the charming hermitages of San Anton and San Sebastian, both constructed during the 18th century. These hermitages provide a glimpse into the prevalent religious architectural style of the era, offering a fascinating perspective on Cómpeta's cultural heritage.
2. Immerse yourself in the traditions of your neighbours at the Museum of Arts and Customs
The Museum of Arts and Customs of Competa is a true homage to the rural and peasant family, as well as to the customs and traditions of the town. It is located in a 19th-century building of singular style and inside it houses an important collection of old farming utensils and other economic activities, typical costumes and a multitude of cultural, artistic and customary manifestations.
3. Taste the delicious wines of the area in the Wine Night
Every 15th of August Competa celebrates the Competa Wine Festival, one of the most famous events that best characterises the town. The festival begins in the morning, with the treading of grapes, where the locals dressed in traditional suits of grape harvesters step on the grapes and offer a tasting of muscatel wine from the area After the festival is enlivened with folk music and serve the exquisite migas with cod, salad and grapes. The party continues until dawn with concerts and performances by artists of the moment.
4. Try the exquisite migas, the fennel stew and the fried pumpkin
The cuisine of Competa is made up of very forceful dishes that have been forged over the centuries due to the geographical location of the locality and the resources of its inhabitants. Typical dishes include migas (breadcrumbs), potaje de hinojos (fennel stew) and calabaza frita (fried pumpkin). But you must also not stop tasting the loin with garlic, the asadura a lo pastoril and the choto. And for those seeking more culinary delights, consider exploring holiday letting in Malaga as it offers a gateway to indulge in the delectable cuisine of this vibrant region
5. Explore the Historic Old Town
Wander through the narrow cobbled streets of Cómpeta's charming old town, where you'll discover centuries-old architecture, quaint shops, and cosy cafes. Don't miss the iconic church and the town's vibrant local culture.
Information about holiday lettings in Cómpeta
|🏡 Holiday lettings available:||328 properties.|
|💳 Discount available:||up to -58%.|
|🌙 Minimum price per night:||from £38.|
|⭐ Most popular amenities:||Wi-Fi, barbecue and air conditioning.|
|🐾 Pet-friendly:||76 properties.|
|📶 For workation:||95% of the properties.|
|🏊 With pool:||214 properties.|