Benarraba Village Town Malaga


Benarrabá, a town located between the Genal and Guadiaro rivers, makes this town an attraction for nature lovers through numerous hiking trails.

Where is Benarrabá located?

Benarrabá is located 135km from Malaga capital with a population of 455 inhabitants. The municipal term has a dimension of almost 24,90km square.

The origin of the name Benarrabá

The name Benarrabá comes from the Banu Rabba who were the descendants of the Rabbah, a tribe of the Benimerines who lived in the Genal Valley at the time of the Moors.

Monuments and places of interest in Benarrabá 

  • Church of Nuestra Señora de la EncarnaciónChurch of Nuestra Señora de la Encarnación
  • Hermitage Santo Cristo de la Vera CruzHermitage Santo Cristo de la Vera Cruz
  • Casa Lola
  • Vera Cruz Square
  • Cabildo House
  • Viewpoint of the Botanical Garden
  • Sol street viewpoint
  • Mirador del Estrecho

Where to eat in Benarrabá

Restaurante Kábilas: Part of the Banu Rabbah hotel. In Kábilas you can savor local dishes made with regional and organic ingredients. Its star dishes are meats such as organic suckling pig and kid goat, but you can also enjoy seasonal salads, gazpacho and homemade desserts. Spectacular are the views from its cozy chill-out terrace. Clients can use the swimming pool without having to stay at the Banu Rabbah Hotel.

For more information about Benarrabá Village: visit the City Council page