Marbella is a city and municipality and part of the Costa del Sol in southern Spain. It is located on the Mediterranean sea between Malaga and the Strait of Gibraltar. It is the headquarters of the Association of Municipalities of the Region. It is also the head of the Marbella judicial district. The Municipality of Marbella includes the towns of Marbella, Puerto Banus, San Pedro de Alcantara, Elviria, Las Chapas, and Nueva Andalucía.
The Town of Marbella
Marbella has never Lost its Charm, it has a historic old town located around Orange Square. It is surrounded by some well-known shops, and other smaller quirky shops. The 16th-century origins of this ancient walled town has retained much of its originality. Its cobbled streets are lined with tapas bars, artisan fashion, chichi art galleries, and ice cream shops. Orange Square was the Old Governor’s House in the 16th century.
Sites to see in Marbella
Our Lady of the Incarnation Church is commonly visited by many. It was a 17th-century former mosque. It was taken over by Christians during the re-conquest. Church of Our Lady of the Incarnation of Marbella stands out for its incredible structural size. The church clock was placed in 1813. The church has several altars and chapels.
The First Roman bridge beside the Puente Romano Hotel still stands. This dates back from 1AD. There are several other monuments and sites to see while in Marbella.
Marbella Visitor Reviews
Many visitors to Marbella have given boasting, flourishing reviews. As Marbella has never Lost its Charm, Some visitors commented on the enjoyment of seeing many tapas bars, beautiful architecture and the small quaint alleys of Marbella’s historic district. Marbella’s great weather was also a great factor in visiting again. People love Orange Square for shopping and dining. One family has been vacationing in the Old Town of Marbella for over 25 years; they love it so much. Many also stated Marbella is a great place for walking around and seeing the sights and scenery.
The Wealthy, World Leaders and Celebrities Visit and Live in Marbella
Many well-known icons have visited, vacationed and even purchased homes in Marbella. Well, known actor Hugh Grant owns a home in Marbella. Russian President Vladimir Putin has also bought an estate in Marbella. Some villas are owned by Simon Cowell, Sean Connery, Lord Alan Sugar, and the Saudi Arabian royal family. Even Michelle Obama has visited Marbella. Many other famous people like Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, Ava Gardner, and Laurence Olivier were all frequenting Marbella. This attracted many investors and jet setters.
Real Estate in Marbella
There is an abundance of luxury real estate in Marbella to choose from. There are villas, estate properties, apartments, townhomes, commercial properties, mansions, and hotels. The Golden Mile is a very popular area in Marbella. The Golden Mile hosts many gated communities. There is a host of lively beach clubs, fine dining, and luxury boutiques. Many of the accommodations are of the unique structure and include pools, beautiful gardens, and terraces. Uber Luxury Villas on the Golden Mile is one of the most sought after locations in Marbella. There are International schools, fine golf courses, boutiques, restaurants, and a great nightlife close by. One Uber Luxury villa is listed at 7 Million euros. It has seven bedrooms and eight bathrooms.
About Marlo Property
Marlo Property is a leading real estate agency strategically located in the Golden Mile offering luxury properties in and around Marbella which makes Marlo Property one of the best estate agents in Marbella. Marlo Property specialise in Luxury Villas for Sale in Marbella from €750,000 upwards as well as luxury townhouses and luxury apartments.