Three words epitomise Marbella: Glamour, sunshine and shoreline. But how much of the sea and the glamorous nightlife you’ll see depends on where you stay, naturally. So, before choosing your next property in Marbella, it’s important to understand the nuances of the different areas and property options available.
Can I dip my toes in the sand in under 5 minutes? Will I wake up to a cooling sea breeze in summer? Will I be able to gaze out at lovely sea views? These are all valid questions, and we hear you!
One of Marbella’s greatest gifts is lazing on the beach in the daytime and then taking a stroll by the promenade in the evening. The soothing sounds of the sea help us forget the daily grind, so it’s no surprise that guests often ask to be as close to the beach as possible.
Read on to learn a little more about the subtle differences in Marbella’s many beachfront areas and our recommendations for some of the finest vacation properties within walking distance of the water.
Areas to Choose that are Walking Distance to the Beach in Marbella
When choosing your next home-from-home, if proximity to the beach is a requirement, choose areas closest to the shore, such as The Golden Mile, Elviria or Puerto Banus.
If you want glamour, sun and sea, all of these areas work, but The Golden Mile has to win on all counts!
At Swish we have several stunning villas and apartments on The Golden Mile, a charming stretch that runs between Puerto Banus and Marbella centre, home to the city’s famous iconic hotels and many top restaurants. Try these for size!
Villas Within Walking Distance of the Beach in Marbella
Read on for the Swish team’s recommendations of some of our most delightful villas, all within walking distance of the beach. Feel the sand in your toes and enjoy the salty air in no time when you stay in any of these lovely properties.
Luxury Beachside Villa on Marbella’s Golden Mile
Sit back and take in the sound of the waves in luxurious surroundings.
Villa La Luisa, Beachfront Golden Mile
With a striking Pedro Peña interior, Balinese-style chillout terraces and a fantastic location, this could be the villa you deserve after all that hard work all year!
Casa Dustika Marbella
Third in line from the beach in the Marbella Club area, Casa Dustika is a five bedroomed villa with a homely feel.
Want even more inspiration? See all of our luxury villas in Marbella here.
Apartments Within Walking distance of the Beach in Marbella
If you don’t want a full home to yourself and need something more bijou, we can help. These apartments and duplexes are all located inside Marbella’s most famous resort, The Puente Romano. Here you can have the best of both worlds: stunning interiors, private accommodation with off-street parking and private kitchens and laundry facilities which you don’t get in a hotel room, all inside the famous Puente Romano. Enjoy fabulous facilities, restaurants, nightlife and sports facilities on your doorstep.
Cipres, 2 Bedroom Villa in Puente Romano
The perfect pad for holidaymakers who want the best location that Marbella can offer. This apartment is right in the heart of the action, close to the famous Puente Romano tennis club.
3 Bedroom Apartment in Puente Romano Phase 2
Three bedrooms of bliss inside the prettiest part of the resort; you will love it here! Surround yourself with tropical flowers, only a short walk from the water.
Drago 32, 4 Bedroom Duplex
Walk to the sea in a few minutes, or why not stay home as it’s so inviting here! This 4-bedroomed duplex benefits from a super-stylish interior, terraces and, of course, a winning location inside The Puente Romano.
For even more apartments to choose from, browse our complete list of luxury apartments in Marbella here.
Please contact us at any time to learn more about these or any other properties in our collection.
We would be happy to help you plan your stay in Marbella.
With sunny wishes,
The Swish team xx
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