Best 10 Areas to Live in Marbella

Marbella is one of the most popular areas on the Costa del Sol where you can enjoy a relaxed Spanish lifestyle. At Costasol, we have twenty years of experience in helping clients locate exclusive luxury properties in any district on the Costa del Sol.


Golden Mile

 Many of the residential villas and apartments in this area are in tree-lined avenues alongside the beautiful sands of Playa de Nagüeles. Some of the most exclusive properties are in Puente Romano and Marina Mariola. You'll have wonderful sea views, green spaces and stylish boutiques, restaurants and bars to relax in.

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 Puerto Banús

 This sophisticated resort was developed in 1970. It has exclusive apartments and villas with lovely views of the busy marina where many luxury yachts are moored. Puerto Banús is famous for its exclusive Centro Plaza shopping centre and international restaurants.

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Nueva Andalucia

 This quiet residential area is located ten minutes to the north of Puerto Banús. There are many golf courses including Las Brisas and Aloha which have exclusive apartments overlooking them. You'll find all types of properties in this area including family-sized villas near to excellent schools.

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Los Naranjos

 The golf course at Los Naranjos has its own community of exclusive, yet affordable properties. They are built in an attractive range of styles from traditional Andalucian villas to contemporary apartments. There's also easy access to amenities such as shops, restaurants and schools.

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Los Monteros

 You'll love this area with its close proximity to beautiful beaches such as Playa de Los Monteros and countryside golf courses. Wherever you choose a luxury apartment, you're sure to enjoy magnificent views. It's one of the most recently developed areas, so many properties have contemporary architecture. There are also traditional villas near schools and shops.

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Sierra Blanca

 This is one of the Golden Mile's most prestigious communities. Sophisticated apartments with beachfront views are set amongst luxury hotels and shops. The Old Town of Marbella is within easy walking distance and you can have a choice of coastal or mountain views.

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This lovely district is named after the nearby river. The area has a peaceful, relaxed atmosphere and offers convenient access to shops, schools and restaurants. Many luxury villas are located in Guadalmina Alta which is alongside the golf course. Guadalmina Baja has a higher proportion of apartments that overlook the beach.

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Elviria has recently become more popular as people have realised it's an ideal location. It's near to pale golden sands, golf courses, beachfront cafes and shops, while Marbella's town centre is just ten minutes away. Whatever type of luxury property you dream about, we're sure to be able to locate it here.

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Los Flamingos

This area could be your perfect home if you love admiring the natural landscape of the Costa del Sol. Beautiful penthouses and apartments are located between the Mediterranean Sea and the local golf course and provide wonderful views. There are mountains overlooking the resort and on the clearest days you can see the African coast.

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La Zagaleta

 La Zagaleta is where you'll find the most exclusive properties in Marbella. It has expensive, luxury apartments and villas in private grounds surrounded by their own security. If you decide to purchase one of these sophisticated properties, you'll be able to enjoy the exclusive golf course, sports and horse-riding facilities.

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