Choosing the 5 best areas to live in Marbella has been really difficult, because Marbella is one of the best valued cities in Spain to live in, has an enviable climate with more than 300 days of sunshine per year, security, high quality in its services, a cosmopolitan population from all over the world, international schools, luxurious shops and all this while preserving the authenticity of its traditions and Andalusian character.
To say that there are better areas to live in Marbella would be to deceive, the reality is that all along its 114km2, you can enjoy the great quality of life that attracts so much attention, proof of this is that for the jet set national and international Marbella continues to be a point of encounter and reference.
In this article we will only mention 5 of the best known and best valued areas of Marbella, where you can enjoy a pleasant life, both for singles and families. We must not forget that it is also a matter of taste.
1.- Marbella Center / Ports.
The central area of Marbella, which surrounds one of its main arteries such as Av. Ricardo Soriano and moving towards the beach and its ports.
This area that is not the most modern in construction continues to maintain its prestige as one of the most desired and requested by new buyers, the convenience of having all kinds of services, leisure areas, schools and of course your desired beaches and lifestyle Just a few steps, makes and will continue to make this part of the city one of the most recommended areas to live, here the real estate purchase moves at great speed, keeping this beautiful city center highly valued in the market.
2.- The Golden Mile
The golden dream of so many people, the so-called Golden Mile that extends from the emblematic cone of the city called El Pirulí, an emblem that functions as a point of reference both for residents and tourists, until the beginning of Puerto Banús, and franked by the Mediterranean Sea along its 4 km of coastline and to the north covering a part of the so-called Nagüeles area.
This most modern area, has some of the most luxurious shops in the city, here you can enjoy their exclusive lifestyle while taking advantage of the advantages and convenience of its proximity to the city center.
3.- Nueva Andalucía
This area does not stop growing and with great force heading to a demanding and exclusive sector, it is in this area where we have the greatest concentration of fields and golf clubs, highly valued by foreign visitors and investors, you can enjoy great comfort, having on hand shops, international schools, fantastic courses for golf lovers, and all within a short distance of the beach and city center. The Nueva Andalucía area covers from the Golden Mile to San Pedro de Alcántara and south to Puerto Banús.
It has extensive exclusive areas of villas, mostly Andalusian style although at present and with the tourist boom of the area we can find recently built villas, modernist style in perfect harmony with the Andalusian environment.
4.- Marbella East / Los Monteros
Another of the most recommended areas to live, just five minutes from the city center begins this exclusive area of urbanizations and villas, well organized, clean, quiet, and very careful, this area has a privileged location since it is outside from the center of the city but close enough not to feel the oppression of distance and traffic.
In this area we have some of the most beautiful natural dune beaches in Marbella, golf courses, access to the countryside and forests that surround the city, and some of the most luxurious developments in Marbella such as Santa Clara Golf, Los Monteros, Marbella Bay , etc. Undoubtedly one of our favorite areas to live, extends from the east exit of Marbella by the highway, from the beach to the mountain and to the Arroyo Alicate, end of Cabopino.
Another favorite area for celebrities and political figures. This area is divided between the high and low Guadalmina, which is thus identified by its proximity to the beaches. In the lower Guadalmina we will have urbanizations of villas and apartments a few steps from the beach and just a walk from Puerto Banús, and in the upper Guadalmina again an excellent selection of clubs and golf courses, urbanizations surrounded by nature and tranquility. It has a strategic location, just a few minutes from the center of 2 cities, between Marbella and Estepona, which provides endless activities for all types of public.
No doubt it is difficult to select only 5 areas where you can live very well in Marbella, because as we have already said, in almost every corner of the municipality you can live very well, suitable for all kinds of lifestyles and demands. Special mention and in other post, deserving the exciting Puerto Banus, San Pedro de Alcántara, Sierra Blanca etc. And many more that it is impossible to cover them in this article.