Marbella beachfront cemented its reputation as the place to be in the 1970’s when The Marbella Club Hotel became the favoured holiday destination of the Jet Set. With its Old School Chic image, Marbella continues to attract a discerning crowd, not least due its stunning climate and coastline. The wide expanse of beach around the area is now home to a number of fantastic hotels to suit different budgets but they all have one thing in common, those picture-perfect views.
Beachfront hotels in Marbella
- The Don Carlos Resort
- Vincci Seleccion Estrella Del Mar
- The Amare Hotel
- The Marbella Club Hotel
- The Puente Romano Hotel and Resort
- Nobu Hotel
- Hotel Don Pepe Gran Melia
- The Guadalpin Banus
- The Melia Banus
- Las Dunas Hotel and Spa
- The Kempinski Hotel
Here is our selection of the top beachfront hotels in Marbella and its outskirts.
01. Elviria/ Nikki Beach: The Don Carlos Resort
Stay here for its 5 stars of beachfront bliss, on Nikki beach in the Elviria area of Marbella. Visit The Don Carlos Resort website for more info.
02. Elviria: Vincci Seleccion Estrella Del Mar
A stylish beachfront hotel ideal for families or couples. Visit Vincci Seleccion Estrella Del Mar website for more info.
03. Marbella: The Amare Hotel
This is a modern hotel for adults only on the Eastern side of Marbella’s beach. Think chic, Ibiza worthy décor and plenty of art on show. Visit The Amare Hotel website for more information.
04. The Golden Mile: The Marbella Club Hotel
Iconic hotel which remains the epitome of style to this day with its beachfront restaurant and understated elegance throughout. Visit The Marbella Club Hotel website for more information.
05. The Golden Mile: The Puente Romano Hotel and Resort
One of Marbella’s finest, this exclusive hotel with its legendary tennis courts, Michelin Starred restaurants and botanical gardens is a favourite for those who enjoy quality and want to be in the heart of the Golden Mile. Visit The Puente Romano Hotel and Resort website for more information.
06. The Golden Mile: Nobu Hotel
A sleek and stylish hotel next to the Puente Romano, where you will enjoy the lifestyle, day and night. Visit Nobu Hotel website for more information.
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07. Beachfront Hotel Don Pepe Gran Melia
A fabulous 5 star beachfront resort with spectacular pools and a spa. Home to the acclaimed Cappuccino restaurant. Visit Hotel Don Pepe Gran Melia website for more information.
08. Puerto Banus: The Guadalpin Banus
Set on the beach, the Guadalpin is just a short walk away from Puerto Banus harbour and about 3.7km from Marbella. A 5 star base for your holiday, wedding or conference. Visit The Guadalpin Banus website for more information.
09. Puerto Banus: The Melia Banus
Just 50m away from the beach, the Melia is an ideal 4 star hotel for families or groups who want to enjoy all that Marbella and Puerto Banus have to offer. Visit The Melia Banus website for more information.
10. Las Dunas Hotel and Spa
A luxury boutique resort in Estepona with its own spa. Wash, bathe or massage your cares away at this wellness retreat. Visit Las Dunas Hotel and Spa website for more information.
11. The Kempinski Hotel, Estepona
A splendid 5 star resort, decorated to the height of style and taste, tucked away between Estepona and Marbella. Visit The Kempinski Hotel website for more information.
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Tempted? If you want to find your next vacation rental in the city, talk to one of our friendly team, take a look at our top picks for accommodation near the beach in Marbella, or browse our full range of villas here.