Our Top 10 Villas in the Costa del Sol
The ever-popular Costa del Sol is the perfect place to buy a luxury villa, whether you’re planning on renting it out, or staying there with family and friends. With spectacular coastlines, beautiful beaches and quaint villages, it offers a great mix of lively atmosphere and secluded serenity, with plenty to see and do, whatever your age.
Here’s just a few of our finest villas currently available in this desirable area.
Our Best Villas in the Costa del Sol
Golden Mile, Marbella
Situated in a prestigious new complex at the base of Marbella’s famous La Concha mountain, this contemporary villa features cutting edge design, not to mention phenomenal views. The open-plan layout flows out to the generous terrace and swimming pool, and it’s only a short stroll to Marbella and Puerto Banus. Talk about a great location!
Sotogrande Costa, Sotogrande
If you’re looking for a traditional slice of Andalusian life, this villa is ideal. The pool functions as the central atrium of the property, and is surrounded by an attractive colonnade, providing shade so you can relax outside for longer. Inside, you’ll find a haven of calm, with white walls and some marble flooring, and the mature gardens outside are the perfect place to soak up the atmosphere. Best of all, it’s close to the Marina and the Trocadero Beach Club.
La Zagaleta, Benahavis
This must be the ultimate in luxury living – a 10 bedroomed villa with its own cinema room, double bowling alley, golf simulator, bar, gym and much more. You can also take a dip in the saltwater swimming pool, relax in the outdoor Jacuzzi, or unwind in one of the many saunas.
Puerto Romano, Estepona
If you’re looking for a superb buy-to-let option, this impressive three-bedroomed villa in Puerto Romano ticks all the boxes. It’s got a private swimming pool, solarium and parking for two cars, plus balconies with views to the sea; and it’s only five minutes to the town or beach.
In terms of spectacular views and relaxing surroundings, this elegant villa is one of the finest on offer. It’s located on a hilltop, with panoramic views of the Sierra Crestellina mountain and the Valley of the River Genal, and comes with 18 hectares of land. The pitched ceilings and spacious living area is a real bonus, and there’s also a separate guesthouse for family and friends.
This five-bedroomed property is perfect for golf fans, with five courses just a short distance away. It’s a spacious villa, with a large infinity pool and outdoor bar and dining area, plus inside, a heated indoor pool, cinema room, Turkish bath, sauna and massage area. The chic, contemporary architectural style really makes this villa stand out.
El Rosario, Marbella
With traditional architectural design, plus great views of the surrounding mountains and sea, this villa has a lot to offer. It’s conveniently close to the beach, plus has six bedrooms, a games room and a wine cellar. The curving sides of the pool complement the pretty gardens wonderfully, creating a serene atmosphere to relax in.
La Zagaleta, Benahavis
A modern luxury villa, this has been designed to capitalise on the beautiful surrounding scenery, with views of the mountains and sea from virtually every window. It’s set in a prestigious gated community, which means guests can enjoy access to two golf courses, two clubhouses, tennis courts, an equestrian centre, private heliport and top-quality security at all times. Inside the villa, there’s five bedrooms, staff quarters, a cinema room, gym, jacuzzi and sauna, plus a remarkable infinity pool outside.
Designed by the famous architect Angel Taborda, this stylish four-bedroomed villa is truly one of a kind. Set over three floors, it has some impressive features, such as a home cinema, marble staircase and jacuzzi, and split-level terraces, which really make the most of the views. There’s also a swimming pool with waterfall feature, and a tennis / paddle court.
La Quinta, Benahavis
This new luxury six-bedroomed villa has been designed by a celebrated local architect, and it shows in the quality of the design. Set over three floors, it focuses on harmonising the natural elements of stone, wood and fire, and boasts plenty of living space, a bar area and media room, a spa and sauna, plus a gym. Outside, there are several terraces overlooking the generous pool, and a pleasant BBQ zone.
Source: Unique Living