Punta Lara is a tranquil urbanisation which lies on a hillside about 20 minutes stroll west of Nerja town centre and can be reached within a few minutes by car.

The pueblo style villas and apartments with their terracotta-tiled roofs are strewn with bougainvillea and jasmine and the urbanisation has many jacaranda trees and plants giving colour all year round.

Playazo beach lies only five minutes walk away and has several restaurants and “Chiringitos” The large communal pool is open between early May and the end of October and has a children’s area and lifeguard.

There are two restaurants offering tasty lunches and drinks. The Punta Lara snack bar is open during the summer months serving freshly cooked lunches and the Oasis bar is open throughout the year offering good value snacks and wholesome evening meals. The Tropicana bar is less than 5 minutes walk away and has free wi fi.

The Punta Lara bar is open from 7 pm till late is a great spot for an evening meal and a sociable drink. Venta San Miguel is a 10 minute walk towards Nerja on the coast road and offers fantastic local specialties and is wonderful value for money!