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Arroyo de las Cañas - Velerín (El Castor)

Diputación de Málaga

Arroyo de las Cañas - Velerín (El Castor)

Arroyo Las Cañas - Velerín Beach belongs to the district of Estepona and is adjacent to Guadalmansa beach, a long beach about 10 kilometres from the town.

The beach runs from the mouth of the river Velerín to Las Cañas stream. The beach is not crowded, despite being 1.2 kilometres long and 30 metres wide.

Access to the beach is easy, and it is well-serviced with public showers and toilets, rental of sun loungers and sun shades and small boats. It has its own car park although this is unsupervised.



  • Suitable for disabled persons
  • Public showers and toilets
  • Rental of hammocks, sun loungers and sun shades
  • Parking



The beach is approximately 100 kilometres from Malaga. To get there take the A-7 highway towards Marbella, crossing this and other towns including Fuengirola. Leave the A-7 at junction 181 and continue until you see Arroyo las Cañas - Velerín beach on the left.

To get to Arroyo las Cañas - Velerín beach from Estepona, take the A-7 motorway until you reach the coast with the beach on the right.

  • Beach Restaurants
  • Hammocks
  • Rescue Service
Blue Flag - No
Length 2000
Width 40
Occupation - Medio
Urbanization - Semiurbana
Under Surveillance - Yes