MED 2015 Venue & Travel

Venue

Hotel Meliá Costa del Sol

The Event will be held in Hotel Meliá Costa del Sol. This resort is located in Torremolinos where the visitors will enjoy the environment of the Costa del Sol and its beaches. In addition to this, Meliá Costa del Sol is the best option for unwinding, having fun and working in Malaga, thanks to its excellent location, its complete and comfortable facilities and its superb service.

The fantastic Convention Centre is equipped with the latest technology and has the most modern audiovisual equipment. In this way, the Convention Centre has 11 meeting and banqueting rooms all with natural light and a capacity for up to 600 people, demonstrating that Meliá Costa del Sol is the perfect place for any type of event. Regarding the facilities and other installations, the hotel provides 538 rooms and suites with stunning sea views; different dining spaces (Restaurant, Gastrobar and Lobby Bar); an outdoor pool overlooking the sea surrounded by gardens; a Thalasso Spa; mini gym open 24 hours a day; free high speed WiFi internet; Internet Corner and parking. Moreover, the hotel is just 10 minutes from the Malaga Airport and 15 min from the Ave Malaga/ Maria Zambrano train station.

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Address: Paseo Maritimo, 11, 29620 Torremolinos, Malaga.

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Travel Information

The excellent location of Málaga Province and Costa del Sol, plus the effective road infrastructure make it esay to access them by air, by road or by rail.

By plane

The Málaga-Costa del Sol Airport is one of the most important in Spain and has connections to major cities worldwide. Located just 8 miles from downtown and well connected with Costa del Sol. It is renowned for its modern terminals and extensive shopping areas. Málaga airport receives around 13 million passengers a year, making it the gateway to Andalusia. Currently, more than 60 airlines use its facilities. The airport website indicates flight schedules and connections.

The airport-city railway connections: The C1 line connects the airport to the city centre Torremolinos in 10 minutes. The airport stop is at Terminal 2. Frequency: every 20 minutes. First train (from Málaga) at 5.23 a.m./ Last train at 23.33 p.m. You can find all information in RENFE Cercanías.

By train

Málaga’s María Zambrano Station is one of the most important Southern Spain railway communication hubs. In fact, Málaga is connected to Spain’s ‘s major cities through the Spanish High Speed ​​(AVE) network. Its central location and excellent communications with other forms of transport makes Málaga Station an important departure and arrival point when planning a visit to the city. Málaga Maria Zambrano Central Station is connected with the principal Málaga towns and all its services are managed by the company RENFE (National Railway Service). In this way, the C1 line connects the Málaga Maria Zambrano Station to the city centre Torremolinos in 19 minutes. Frequency: every 20 minutes. Information: +34 902 24 02 02

By road

Access from the north is along the A-45 motorway (Antequera-Málaga), which links up with the A-92 motorway that crosses the Andalusian Region. The highways from the north of Spain join this motorway.

Torremolinos is located on the route of national road N-340 (Highway of the Mediterranean), the A-7 (Mediterranean Motorway) and the AP-7 motorway. You can get from Cadiz (west) or Malaga (east). In both cases, to get to the city, take exits marked as Torremolinos center or Torremolinos convention center.

Taxi information

Airport taxi ranks: Terminal 3 Floor 0. Arrivals
Radiotaxi tel. no.: +34 952 04 08 04
Unitaxi tel. no.: +34 952 33 33 33
The taxi fare from the airport to the hotel Meliá Costa del Sol is approximately 18€.