Marbella, Costa del Sol, Spain

Not only is Marbella a playground for the rich and famous, it's also a fantastic holiday destination for families, couples and groups. This exclusive resort has a stunning sandy coastline which stretches for 27 km and offers first class hotels, fine dining and cosmopolitan atmosphere.

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Marbella

Catering for all visitors, Marbella has beautiful beaches with a wide variety of watersports, a great nightlife with many bars and outstanding restaurants. For sightseeing there is plenty to do, take a trip to the number of beautiful parks and enjoy the sights of the monuments and museums. Ideal for anyone looking to have a taste of the celebrity highlife.

Read more about: Beaches | Things to do | Out and about | Nearby attractions | Marbella Reviews

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Marbella Hotels (?)

Amare Marbella Beach Hotel Photograph of Amare Marbella Beach Hotel
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Modern Spa hotel offering first class accommodation and amenities, with the added advantage of being set directly on the beach front....

4.8 / 5 from 23 reviews

Jardines de Las Golondrinas Photograph of Jardines de Las Golondrinas
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Situated just a short stroll from local shops and Nikki Beach, with its many water sports on offer and beach-side restaurants, these apartments are ideal for families....

5 / 5 from 1 reviews

Fuerte Marbella Hotel Photograph of Fuerte Marbella Hotel
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Offering a good location, this hotel offers a range of facilities to suit the whole family....

4.7 / 5 from 18 reviews

Lima Hotel Photograph of Lima Hotel
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Offering comfortable accommodation and a great location, this property is the ideal choice for those who are looking for a relaxing stay....

4.3 / 5 from 4 reviews

Puente Romano Beach Resort Marbella Photograph of Puente Romano Beach Resort Marbella
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Situated on Marbella's Golden Mile between downtown and Puerto Banus, the hotel has the finest restaurants, sophisticated and fashionable bars, designer shops all at your fingertips....

5 / 5 from 3 reviews

NH Marbella Hotel Photograph of NH Marbella Hotel
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The NH Marbella Hotel is a modern hotel set in 2000 sq. m of gardens close to the well known golden mile between Marbella and Puerto Banus...

4.5 / 5 from 2 reviews

Gran Melia Don Pepe Hotel Photograph of Gran Melia Don Pepe Hotel
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The Gran Melia Don Pepe Hotel is an exquisite Gran Deluxe property and is one of the Costa del Sol's most famous hotels. The hotel is set directly on the beach and just a short stroll from cosmopolita...

5 / 5 from 1 reviews

El Faro Marbella Hotel Photograph of El Faro Marbella Hotel
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The El Faro is situated in the centre of Marbella just a few minutes walk from the main sandy beach and promenade and next to the shopping area....

4.3 / 5 from 3 reviews

Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa Photograph of Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa
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The Don Carlos is a hotel with elegant furnishings, tasteful upholstery and stylish decor. A high standard of service, first-class leisure facilities and spacious guest rooms make this an ideal choice...

5 / 5 from 2 reviews

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An unbeatable seafront location in Marbella makes the Mediterraneo Apartments a popular holiday choice for sun lovers....

3.5 / 5 from 2 reviews

Alanda Hotel Marbella Photograph of Alanda Hotel Marbella
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The Alanda Hotel Marbella is located on Marbella's Golden Mile and offers guests its own beach club just a few hundred metres from the hotel. The hotel blends the modern sophistication of big hotels w...

4.6 / 5 from 5 reviews

Roc Marbella Park Hotel Photograph of Roc Marbella Park Hotel
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The Roc Marbella Park is in an ideal location on the Costa del Sol and the area surrounding this hotel is ideal for all the family as there are ample shops, restaurants, bars and sport activities. In...

4 / 5 from 5 reviews

Marbella Reviews

Holiday Date:14th Sep 2017
Accommodation:Monarque Sultan Aparthotel
Room:1 Bedroom Apt
Board:Room Only
(4 suns)

Chilled out atmosphere, lovely restaurants and bars. The beach was fairly nice, lacking in beach bars though.

Holiday Date:10th Sep 2017
Accommodation:Amare Marbella Beach Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin - Side Sea View
Board:Half Board
(4 suns)

Need to rely on good weather to get the most from your stay.

Holiday Date:1st Sep 2017
Accommodation:Amare Marbella Beach Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin - Side Sea View
Board:Bed & Breakfast
(5 suns)

We loved the old town and all the bars and restaurants we tried were excellent.

Holiday Date:14th Jul 2017
Accommodation:Amare Marbella Beach Hotel
Room:Double Or Twin
Board:Half Board
(5 suns)

Brilliant. Excellent location.

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Beaches

With 27km of impeccable sandy beaches, there's the perfect spot for everyone. Nikki Beach is one of the most famous beaches in Marbella, it's the place to be seen when holidaying here for the young and glamorous, attracting huge crowds and lively parties in the summer. For a more family friendly beach, Puerto Capobino has shallow calm waters ideal for children to play and has lifeguards on duty. The marina here has a sports centre offering numerous activities plus restaurants and bars for refreshments.

Things to do

If you can drag yourself away from the stunning beaches the resort has plenty to offer. An array of sports activities are available such as tennis, water sports and horse riding. Golf enthusiasts will enjoy the many golf courses. Costa Water Park is great fun for the young and not so young, located in the sea just off the beach it boasts fantastic water slides, giant jumping pillows, climbing walls and trampolines. Orange Square is located in Marbella old town and is ideal for a spot of shopping or sitting and enjoying a drink or bite to eat whilst watching the world go by.

Out and about

The resort has many first class restaurants offering international and local cuisines, perfect for a romantic meal for two, plus an array of family friendly restaurants catering for all tastes and budgets. The nightlife here is second to none, the resort has numerous exclusive nightclubs, casinos and entertainment venues.

Nearby attractions

The old town has many cobbled streets to explore, with traditional shops and some of the best tapas bars tucked away waiting to be discovered. There are many entertainment venues in the neighbouring resorts, including water parks, funfairs and zoos. For a great family day out Selwo Safari Park in Estepona is just 20 minutes away and offers a wide range of animals and activities.

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