Marbella is situated in Southern Spain in the region of the Costa del Sol. The city is an all year round holiday destination that offers sunshine for 320 days of the year. Little wonder then that it attracts a mix of holidaymakers from the rich and famous to ordinary families, couples and groups.
On a holiday in Marbella you can experience up to 27km of beautiful Spanish coastline offering 24 beaches, including Puerto Banus and San Pedro which enjoy blue flag status.
The Costa del Sol is home to over 60 golf courses, earning it the nickname Costa del Golf. The warm climate means that golf can be played all year round in Marbella, making it a popular holiday destination for golf lovers. Courses such as Valderrama and La Quinta are set in beautiful surroundings and attract the elite of the golf world but if your handicap’s not quite up to scratch yet, there are plenty of other golf courses in Marbella where you can perfect your swing.
The Marbella Golden Mile is a four mile stretch between Puerto Banus and Marbella on which you can find some of the city’s most luxurious holiday homes.
The New Golden Mile refers to the area from Estepona to Marbella which offers a wide selection of great holiday rentals, including villas that sleep groups of up to 10 or more. Most holiday villas and apartments in Marbella are situated close to popular tourist amenities, such as sports and leisure facilities, shops, restaurants and nightclubs. Or if you’re looking for an opportunity to unwind completely, choose a Marbella holiday villa with its own swimming pool for the ultimate in laid-back relaxation.
Marbella’s sunny climate attracts UK holidaymakers all year round and most UK city airports offer flights to Malaga Airport throughout the year, including London, Luton, Bristol, Liverpool, Newcastle, Birmingham and Glasgow.
Flight time from the UK is approximately three hours and Malaga Airport offers services such as restaurants, bars, duty free shops, hotels and car hire. Transfer time to Marbella from the airport depends on your chosen mode of transport and there are plenty of options to choose from, including rental car, coach, train or taxi.