Hotels on the Costa del Sol welcomed more than 5 million travellers in 2016, breaking all previous records.
Despite Brexit and the falling exchange rate, the number of hotel guests from the UK reached an impressive 1,013,161, 13.1% more than in 2015.
The number of guests staying in hotels rose by 5%, compared to the previous year and overnight hotel stays also hit record highs.
The number of international visitors grew by 11.5%, with foreign travelers making up 61.8% of the market share, according to Elias Bendodo, president of Costa del Sol tourism board.
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