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The Golden Triangle: Marbella, Benahavis and Estepona

November 17, 2014

In tourist terms people speak of the Costa del Sol, a collective region that stretches from Sotogrande in the west past the city of Málaga to Nerja in the east. In real estate terms, however, it has become increasingly clear that the luxury properties, amenities and lifestyle that draw many affluent investors and homeowners are focused on an area that has Marbella at its heart but extends into Benahavis and Estepona.

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More about Nueva Andalucía’s VIP locations

August 25, 2014

More areas to be discovered in the second part of our review of the best areas in Nueva Andalucia, famous for its location and services, as well as proximity and easy access to Marbella and Puerto Banus.

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Nueva Andalucía’s VIP locations

August 19, 2014

When we speak of the finest, most exclusive addresses in Marbella we immediately think of La Zagaleta and the Golden Mile, but also El Madroñal, Guadalmina Baja and Sierra Blanca.

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Marbella Beaches

July 22, 2014

Marbella is so synonymous with golf, marinas and luxury homes that you sometimes overlook the fact that its beaches are among its main attractions. The variety of beach scenes, settings and ambiences add to the appeal, providing a beach experience for many different occasions and preferences.

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A beachside alternative, property in Estepona

June 19, 2014

We are all guilty of it. We tend to focus so much on Marbella that we often overlook its smaller sibling, Estepona. It may not have the name recognition or glamorous allure of Marbella, but situated a mere 15 minutes west along the same Mediterranean coast, Estepona offers many of the same pleasures – and at a different price level. What’s more, it is an ideal base for those who enjoy a more authentically Andalusian environment.

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Beachfront, the ultimate Marbella view

February 12, 2014

Times, tastes and styles may change but the ultimate Marbella home remains a beachfront property. This classic location, location, location truism is as true of Marbella as it is of any other place famous for its seaside setting, and besides the actual proximity and ease of access to the beach it is all about the stunning sea views that come with a frontline beach location.

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Los Monteros: Golf, Sea, Sun and Mountain Views

November 5, 2013

It may sound like the strapline for an exclusive holiday to Tahiti but the above is actually an accurate description of the Los Monteros residential area on the eastside of Marbella. At still just a few kilometres from the town centre and the famous playground of Puerto Banús and its picturesque marina, Los Monteros offers an environment focused around space, big views and proximity to the best beaches in Marbella.

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La Quinta de Sierra Blanca, Marbella

October 18, 2013

Nestled up against the lower reaches of La Concha Mountain, Sierra Blanca is one of the most prestigious residential zones of Marbella. On the west side of Sierra Blanca lies the even more exclusive La Quinta de Sierra Blanca, a private gated community of beautiful villas set on large protected gardens.

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Marbella’s country club lifestyle

October 3, 2013

Originating in the US and inspired by the genteel lifestyles of the privileged in countries such as Britain and France, the country club environment is one that has taken root firmly in Marbella. First famous for its seaside villas and luxury penthouses, the growth of golf in the area soon facilitated the creation of private residential areas in which golf, views, sunlight and refined services come together within a stylishly laid out urbanisation.

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