Marbella has wonderful beaches, beautiful parks and gardens and a rich history with old monuments coming from history, like the castle (9th century), the magistate's house (16th century), the incarnation church (18th century) and a very pittoresque and typical from Andalusia labyrinth of narrow streets with squares fit with orange trees. Marbella has some marinas, the main one being Puerto Banus, 6 km from Marbella full of life at night, with plenty of bars, where people dance, restaurants and expensive designers shops staying open till very late.
Beautiful, famous "white villages" in the mountains, like the Ronda ar just a few miles away. The wonderful andalusian moorish towns Granada, Sevilla, Cordoba are 3 hours drive away from Marbella.
Gibraltar - You can take the ferryboat to Marocco.
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One of the main reasons for the huge attractivity of Marbella is that Marbella enjoys a microclimate which makes it bright and sunny most of the time, probably the most sunny region in all Europe. now in Marbella:
The nearest airport is the Malaga International Airport called "Pablo Ruiz Picasso" and is 8 km south west of Malaga. Malaga Airport is 45 km away from Marbella - with a highway all the way to Marbella - it takes about 35 minutes to drive to the house from Malaga airport. Gibraltar airport is about 80 km from Marbella.
Nikki Beach - http://www.nikkibeach.com
Buddha Beach - http://www.BuddhaBeachBanus.com
Ocean Club Beach Club - http://www.oceanclub.es
"Costa del Sol", Costa del Golf". Marbella, in the heart of the Costa del Sol is the golfer's paradise.
Monte Paraiso Golf - 2 minutes drive from Villa
www.monteparaiso.com - +34 952 822 781
Golf Río Real
www.rioreal.com - +34 952 765 733
Gran Hotel Guadalpin Marbella & SPA
www.granhotelguadalpin.com - +34 952 899 400
La Quinta Golf & Country Club
www.laquintagolf.com - +34 952 762 390
Real Club De Golf Las Brisas
www.lasbrisasgolf.com - +34 952 810 875
Marbella Golf & Country Club
www.marbellagolf.com - +34 952 830 500
Club de Golf Guadalmina
www.guadalminagolf.com - +34 952 882 211
Magna Marbella Golf
www.magnamarbellagolf.com - +34 952 929 249
Greenlife Golf Marbella
www.greenlife-golf.com - +34 952 839 142
www.clubdegolfaloha.com - +34 952 812 389
Casino Marbella - http://www.casinomarbella.com/
Horseback Riding - http://www.escuela-ecuestre.com/