CLOSE TO SEA, MOUNTAINS & MARBELLA
This attractively furnished and well-equipped house is located in Monte Elviria, a peaceful residential area with sea and mountain views. It is just 6 kilometres north of the elegant Marbella residential area of Elviria, reached by a scenic road that winds up the wooded hill.
Elviria has some of the best beaches on the Mediterranean Costa del Sol. Walking & cycling routes are also nearby.
The area combines tranquillity, stunning views, with ease of access to the very nearby beaches and all the visitor attractions and amenities on the coast.
There is a choice of restaurants and bars within walking distance. Enjoy different types of cuisine from Italian bistro food & gourmet pizzas; traditional bar snacks and meals; as well as fine dining. A short car or taxi journey away (8 minutes) are all the bars, restaurants and cafes of Elviria; from 5 star hotel Michelin fine dining to tapas beach bars and everything in between. For example enjoy a wonderful Eggs Benedict brunch at the acclaimed ‘Cafe Arts’; or have a family meal at the elegant terrace at the elegant ‘Beach House’.
BEACH CLUBS & THE SEA
The property is close to the Don Carlos 5 Star Resort and its world-famous Nikki Beach club. Also within 10 minutes drive is the Vincci Estrella del Mar 5 beach club – offering breakfast, lunch, dinners, drinks and cocktails.
SPORT & ACTIVITIES
Within walking distance there is a gym & golf course at El Soto; the world-class Hofsaess Tennis Academy, as well as relaxing walking and hiking routes. In Elviria is the popular tree canopy activity park, suitable for all ages. In addition there are quad bikes available for hire to explore the adjacent country trails. Local adventure activity firms also offer a full range of water sports and land based activities.
House not suitable for young children
There are local supermarkets, a healthcare centre, chemist, local stores, and a 7 days- a-week, 365 days-a-year convenience supermarket open till 2am, selling UK/Dutch/German and other international newspapers, magazines, gourmet foods and wine and everyday household items.
On the way to Marbella is the huge La Cañada shopping centre and for designer boutiques, one can visit Puerto Banus.
SPA & WELLNESS
10 minutes drive away are three world-class spa resorts. The 5 star La Cala Golf Resort & Spa is easily accessed directly from Monte Elviria; whilst down in Elviria there is the 5 star Don Carlos Hotel & Spa; and the Vincci Estrella del Mar Spa. All over mssage and other spa treatments; indoor and outdoor pools and gyms.
The local bars and restaurants within walking distance often have live music and entertainment at the weekends and throughout the summer. In Elviria, the restaurants all feature live music and 15 minutes away is Marbella with its acclaimed nightlife.
Located at the bottom of the hill, in Elviria OPENCOR is a very well stocked, high quality convenience store, open 18 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Ideal for buying international newspapers too
Over the road, on the seaside is Elviria Deli – for gourmet foods and snacks to go
Located in Elviria, opposite side of the roundabout to OPENCOR; Supersol is a Spanish supermarket, stocking many British food items – it is not very well presented though.
This German supermarket in a few minutes west of Elviria, just off the A7, direction Marbella. Good selection of fresh produce and dairy.
This is a Spanish supermarket, next door to LIDL. More of a day to day supermarket.
This is the best supermarket in Marbella, located in El Corte Ingles department store – in Fuengirola, east of Elviria, or Puerto Banus, Marbella, west of Elviria
Close to the house, up on the hill there are a few places to eat – all places listed can be found in TripAdvisor
El Soto de Marbella Clubhouse
Bar, restaurant, club house
Down in Elviria there are:
Café, restaurant – great breakfasts & lunches
Rosmarino - elegant Italian with large outside terrace
Good for coffee – has a deli next door for snacks and gourmet food
Barracon de Tapas
Spanish tapas bar in Elviria
Formal dining in Elviria, across the road on the seaside
Great location right on the beach, just west of Elviria
Upscale Michelin Dining on the golf lake in Elviria
Rincon de Juan
Very informal, simple Spanish bar in Elviria, by the football ground
Beach Club Vincci
The Beach club of the 5 Star Vincci Hotel in Elviria
Don Carlos Hotel
Terrace dining and formal bar
Aqui Te Quiero Ver
Typical Spanish beach bar, west of Elviria
Stylish Beach Bar, west of Elviria
Stylish and cool beach bar, west of Elviria