Malaga will host the Final 8 of the 2023 Davis Cup Final from 21 to 26 November. The 2023 Davis Cup is the 111th edition of the Davis Cup, a tournament between national teams in men’s tennis.
Davis Cup Malaga 2023
The venue for the event is the Sports Palace José Martín Carpena. The stadium is the seat of one of the best basketball teams in Spain, Unicaja Malaga, and has hosted many other events such as the 2022 Davis Cup finals, the Final 8, the Malaga Tennis Masters and the semi-final of the 2023 Davis Cup.
This year, the eight finalists are Canada, Finland, Czech Republic, Australia, Italy and the Netherlands.
The quarter finals will be playing Canada against Finland on 21 November, Czechia against Australia on 22 November, Italy against Netherlands on 23 November and Serbia against Great Britain, also on 23 November.
The semi-finals will take place on 24 and 25 November and the Final on 26 November.
Week-long passes range from 260 to 2,500 euros for the VIP Zone. Weekend passes for the semi-finals and final range from 130 to 1,150 euros. There are also packs for the quarter-finals and single tickets for the semi-finals and final, ranging from 53 to 550 euros.
The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men’s tennis, also called the “World Cup of Tennis”.
It is run by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) and is contested annually between teams from over 140 competing countries.
The first edition took place in 1900 as a challenge between Great Britain and the United States. By 2023, 155 nations entered teams into the competition.
The most successful countries over the history of the tournament are the United States (winning 32 titles and finishing as runners-up 29 times) and Australia (winning 28 titles, including six with New Zealand as Australasia, and finishing as runners-up 20 times).
Sports Palace Martin Carpena in Malaga
The Palacio de Deportes Martín Carpena is today the most emblematic sports facility in the city of Malaga.
With a surface area of 22,000 m2, its location provides it with an unbeatable communications network:
- Less than 4 km from Malaga airport and situated next to the main Malaga highways.
- 20 minutes on foot to the sea promenade and the Gualdalhorce river park.
- 16 minutes by metro from Malaga train station Maria Zambrano.
- 17 minutes by car from Malaga city centre and the port.
This facility hosts all kinds of sporting events (Motocross, Equestrian…), musical events (concerts and galas), theatrical events (Operas…) and “Family Shows” (Disney On Ice, High School Musical…) and also hosts congresses and exhibitions of all kinds.
It has a capacity of up to 11,300 spectators for sporting events and more than 10,000 for large concerts, making it one of the most popular venues for this type of event.
Weather in Malaga in November
November weather in Malaga is far from being grey, cold and gloomy. Although it is true that statistically November is along with February the rainiest months, this statement is very relative and even more so with climate change.
More and more we have a very dry autumn. The weather in Malaga is generally very mild. In November, temperatures rarely fall below 15°C or exceed 25°C.
Thus, during the day, you can still enjoy walking around in sandals and shortsleved. But it wil get fresh once the sun sets, so it is advisable to bring also some long sleved shirts, a light jacked and comfortable trainers for walking.
Hotels in Malaga & City Break
Why not take advantage of your stay in Malaga to enjoy a little city break?
Discover this charming Mediterranean city, with more than a dozen Museums in its old quarter, the animated street life, the lovely marina just a 5 minutes’ walk from the historic centre, and last not least the delicious Mediterranean food.
Map of the museum offer in the historic centre of Malaga
In Malaga’s city centre you can actually choose among eight 4-Star Hotels and four 5-Star hotels.
We have linked them to google maps where you find location, reviews, booking options etc.
4-Star Hotels in Malaga
- Sallés Hotel Malaga Centre****
- AC Málaga Palacio****
- Petit Palace Plaza Malaga****
- Room Mate Valeria****
- Parador de Málaga Gibralfaro****
- Hotel Molina Lario****
- Soho Boutique Equitativa****
- H10 Croma Málaga****