The village is located 4 meters above sea level and has 2622 inhabitants (2013). The village belongs to  the municipality of Motril. Torrenueva, is located on the Costa Tropical of Granada at the foot of Sierra Lújar, with a large strip of coastline which makes it ideal for enjoying water sports.


The beaches are recognized by the Awards "Certificate Q Quality". This makes it one of the most visited beaches in the summer season and one of the safest for swimming.


Torrenueva has several facilities that enliven the stay of adults and children with a wide range of cultural and leisure activities organized by the town.

A view on Torrenueva
A view on Torrenueva

Points of Interest in Torrenueva

  • Church; 
  • Tower: la Torre;
  • Water reservoir: el Aljibe;
  • Beaches (see below).


The boulevard of Torrenueva
The boulevard of Torrenueva

Festivities of Torrenueva

  • Night of San Juan is celebrated in the night from 23rd to 24th of June;
  • On the 15th and 16th of July the festivities of Virgen de la Carmen are celebrated;
  • In the last weekend of August is the Festival de la Mediterranía celebrated.
The beach of Torrenueva
The beach of Torrenueva

The Beaches of Torrenueva

Photo Gallery of Torrenueva

Basic Information Torrenueva

Torrenueva (36°42′07″N 3°29′09″O)

Altitude: 4 meters

Population: 2622 (2013)



Distance to Granada: 70 km

Distance to the beach: 0 km

Distance to Airport Malaga: 116 km

Distance to Airport Granada: 85 km


Touristic level: low - medium - high

Authentic level: low - medium - high


  • Supermarkets: yes
  • Banks: yes
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Bars: yes

Location of Torrenueva

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The Weather in Torrenueva