Villa Marbella Sun
Marbella is glamorous coastal town on the Costa del Sol, southern Spain's answer to St Tropez. Ideal for families, couples, friends and singles alike, it offers a perfect combination of natural beauty and deluxe atmosphere. This is one of the main reasons it has been chosen by VRConnexion as a premium destination, offering elite facilities in luxury villas in Spain/ Marbella, for amazing vacations.
Being a cosmopolitan resort, Marbella attracts the cream of the crop from celebrities, Hollywood stars and high society people, who flock here at this “playground of the rich and famous”, to be pampered and spoilt. VRConnexion has a portfolio of exclusive luxury villas in Marbella, located near the most popular areas and offering discreet VIP services and high- end, spacious accommodation.
Marbella has everything that a traveler’s heart can desire: deluxe accommodation, luxury beach clubs, well organized marinas, exclusive brand shops, Michelin-starred gourmet restaurants, vegetarian and vegan cafes, beachfront chiringuitos (beach bars), and of course, tapas bars. The city is dotted with many little charming neighborhoods, most of which are dominated by spectacular views of the magnificent mountain known as "La Concha" (the shell), covered in pine trees, pinsapos, walnut, olive trees, as well as wild orchids and from its highest point, "El Mirador", you can look down on one of the most spectacular views of Marbella and its surroundings.
Begin the discovery of the charm of Andalusia by taking a stroll through the streets of the old town, also called Casco Antiguo, starting from the "heart", Orange Square (1485), surrounded by whitewashed houses, the town hall (Ayuntamiento, 1568), the Old Governor's House (1552), the Baroque style Church of Saint Mary (construction began in 1618, with a beautiful cobblestone inlay square) with a main facade adorned with a beautiful red stone entrance, and the Chapel (Hermitage) of Santiago, built in 15th century (the first Christian church in the town). On your tour, you will come across beautifully preserved mosaics at a villa and baths depicting its Roman past and the Arab Walls. To the west of the city centre, don't miss the Mosque which overlooks the Golden Mile, the area between Marbella and Puerto Banus. Puerto Banus is a marina and the landmark of Marbella where the yachts of the rich and famous, center of fashion where you will find high-end boutiques.
If you want a more traditional and fun way to see the area, you can take a horse-driven carriage ride around Marbella and then, walk along the pedestrian walk called Avenida del Mar and Marbella/s main boardwalk, el Paseo Maritimo, where you will be mesmerized by the many shops, kiosks and restaurants on the way, that will tempt you for a stop.
Authentic and full of life, are also the open Markets, which offer the opportunity for cheap buys and an insider’s look on the daily lifestyle of the people. Among the most noted, are: Marbella Ecological Market (First Saturday of the month), Artisan Market (Every Sunday), Nueva Andalucia Artisan Market (Saturdays), San Pedro Market (Every Thursday), Zoco del Sol Market (throughout the summer and on Saturdays for the rest of the year), Monday Street Market, Funny Beach Market (every Sunday alongside the beach).
Nightlife is glamorous, at famous clubs, including Buddha Beach, Nikki Beach, Ocean Club, Suite del Mar and Puro Beach, Mojitos, Cosmopolitans, Woo Woos,
where you rub shoulders with their celebrity clientele. You will also find exclusive and classy venues on the Golden Mile and in Puerto Banus, late night bars, clubs and restaurants to party, all night long. After an exhilarating night, just head for your luxury villa to relax and recharge.
Sea, sun, sand are the 3 “s” for total summer satisfaction, which is offered at the many organized beaches with various facilities. In general, from Marbella to Calahonda there are quite nice, sandy and shallow beaches, like Polo Loco Beach Marbella, The Beach House Marbella, South Beach Marbella , Funny Beach (4 kms from Paseo Maritimo) and Hippo Beach Marbella. Very popular with younger people is the beach in Nueva Andalucia, just west of Puerto Banus, or the popular and trendy Playa Rio Verde, east of Puerto Banus, quite narrow and generally quieter. Playa de Guadalmina is a quiet beach approximately 1km long, Playa San Pedro de Alcantara, approximately 3km long, with a long seafront promenade and Cortijo Blanco beach at its eastern end. 35 minutes from Marbella center Carvajal Beach, Benalmadena Large urbanized beach (1600m in length).
Marbella is also a very good starting point for visits in many cities in Andalucía. Visiting Granada, Seville, Cordoba and Barcelona is easy from Marbella. VRConnexion can offer luxury villas in Spain, in the most popular areas you decide to make a stop. Just a 30 minutes drive is Malaga, one of the oldest cities in the world, ideal for a short trip and a visit to two of the best museums in the world: the Picasso Museum and the Thyssen. For the surf lovers' paradise, drive to Tarifa and try kite-surfing on the white sandy beaches. Don’t miss Punta Paloma sand dunes, located in the area. Ronda, Hemingway's favorite city in Spain, is a beautiful white walled city just 60 kms from Marbella.
VRConnexion is offering you the opportunity to get to know beautiful Costa Del Sol, by staying at luxury villas in Spain, enjoying comfort and first class service. Its portfolio extends also to Mallorca, another beautiful island- star in Spain.