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A beautiful clean lake with great facilities.A great place to visit, it has car parking, BBQ... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Hil L
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Perfect Location to Purchase a Property in The Sun

Lake Vinuela, is just inland from Torre del Mar and Velez Malaga on the Costa del Sol 30Km east of... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Angel K
Solihull, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A beautiful clean lake with great facilities.A great place to visit, it has car parking, BBQ / picnic area, boat hire. Very clean and so peaceful.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hil L
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Lake Vinuela, is just inland from Torre del Mar and Velez Malaga on the Costa del Sol 30Km east of Malaga. It is an easy drive from Malaga airport (under an hour) and because it is situated in the hills above the coast the views...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

We were a party of 6 and stayed at villa Maria on the edge of lake Vinuela. What an amazing holiday. Beautiful views, within easy reach of some gorgeous villages and some restaurants close by that served some great food.We holidayed there at the beginning...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank benfam22
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Visited while away on holiday in August. Got a bit of a shock about how steep the dirt track was down to the lake that we had to walk down (and up!!) with our toddler but once we were on the lake it was nice....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pinwins
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place to visit to cool down and get away from the Costa crowds! Shady picnic areas, with BBQs, stunning views, walks, outdoor activities...wonderful

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Helen B
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We hired a pedalo to explore the lake and to cool off swimming in the lake. Our five year old loved going down the pedalo slide and really enjoyed swimming in the lake!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nickjrs
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Just had a wonderful couple of hours on the lake. We just wanted to swim so upon hiring life jackets for €3 each we were allowed to wonder down to the pontoon and swim with the fish

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MissMcBeal1970
Reviewed August 5, 2018

A few kayaks, pedalos and paddle-boards are available from two businesses on the eastern side of the lake. But otherwise, the lake is serene, quiet, azure-blue. No motorised boats, though a fire-fighting plane touched down to collect water when we were there! I don't think...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Matthew S
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We rented a Villa over looking the lake, so very pleased we did, peaceful, just beautiful, sunsets where amazing, not at all commercialized and only a 20 drive into large supermarket and shopping, will definitely be going back …. car is essential ….

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank sharonmatty
Reviewed July 15, 2018

I think the local people are missing a great opportunity here, its is not at all commercialised, which if carefully and tastefully done could improve this attraction a great deal. On visiting I found it to be very quite, but there was a lot of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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