Marbella is the great soul of the Andalucian coast and will make you fall in love with it at first site! Due to its climate and picturesque settings Marbella is a jewel on this sun drenched coastline. There are endless panoramic views of spectacular Marbella villas and mansions for you to enjoy! There are luxury properties for sale in Marbella, the majority of which boast lengthy coastline views and endless water sport opportunities close by. The friendliness of the locals (plus all who visit), make it an altogether pleasant and captivating place to be. Settled alongside the sea in the heart of the Costa del Sol, Marbella is full of surprises. There is the world famous Old Town of Marbella, with its bars and markets, there are endless beach walks, mountain views and dining options for anyone on the gastronomy look out! Marbella manages to retain its culture without losing its glamourous undertones. With extravagant yachts, luxury Marbella villas and mansions, bountiful sunshine and the best scenery money can buy Marbella is the final word in class and beauty.
Why this destination should be top of your list:
The Costa Del Sol literally translates as “The Sun Coast”, so you should know what to expect! From mid Spring to early/mid Autumn you are almost guaranteed to have blue skies and boundless sunshine. Situated as it is on this sun drenched coast Marbella has the benefits of this warm sun coupled with the cooling breeze that floats down from the Sierra Blancas.
The best time of year for hot-weather activities in Marbella is late June to early September. Summer season is long and even, falling from the middle of May until around the end of September. Over the course of the year, temperatures are generally between 41°F and 92°F. So, you are in for a treat where the weather is concerned.
The oldest part of Marbella is a true labyrinth of history and character. The buildings of Old Town are sheer beauty personified! Whitewashed with attractive terracotta roofs, the streets are laid with red tiles and crazy paving. Including charming properties dating back to the renaissance period. Marbella villas and mansions are steeped in beauty. With bougainvillea-covered shops and houses around every corner, quaint corridor-like streets emerge into attractive squares. Properties are often bordered by bounds of orange trees, with restaurant seating areas in the open areas.
This bustling open-air market takes place every day throughout the summer. Puerto Banus Street Market is bursting with great produce and is held every Saturday on the outskirts of Puerto Banús. You will find souvenirs, spices, fresh fruit and vegetables as well as clothes and shoes, jewellery and much more. This unique market really is worth more than one visit.
This breathtaking viewpoint is situated in the Special Conservation Zone of the Sierra Blanca mountains. A photographer’s paradise! Located at 900 meters above sea level this viewpoint offers spectacular views over the city of Marbella. This location is sure to leave you immersed in its endless mediterranean sea views!
Andalusian cuisine with modern cooking techniques. Allows diners to select from the chef’s most distinguished dishes. With the option to choose their own unique gastronomic experience.
Skina is famous for its intimate and romantic atmosphere and excellent food. Renowned for bringing the very best of Southern Spanish produce to diners plates. Chef Jaume Puigdengolas, recognised as a culinary genius, presides with his classic Andalusian flavours.
Original and creative cuisine with a service that is, quite simply unique. Aiming to give diners the most comfortable experience possible. Messina is recognisable for its exciting menu and extensive selection of wines. All housed within the beautifully decorated and charming restaurant.
Fresh and local produce are at the centre of El Lago’s menu. A truly innovative restaurant with authentic creative cuisine, offering a very personalized service. The wine seller boasts an impressive and exclusive wine list of over 300 vintages which are continuously updated to ensure the latest trends are being catered for.
Playa de Alicate is one of Marbella’s most popular beaches. With endless, sandy beaches and full amenities. Alicate beach is a regular spot for residents and holiday makers alike.
Known far and wide for being one of the coolest and trendiest places to be on the Costa del Sol. Bounty Beach is located near the centre of Marbella. Well known for its relaxed atmosphere and chilled out vibe.
Nikki beach needs very little introduction. Known throughout the world for its reputation of prestige. Made famous by its grand scale parties and high rollers. Endless champagne, sunsets and beach parties.