Discover Marbella with help of our area guide. Before making the decision to buy a property in Marbella or surroundings, it is essential to have an in-depth knowledge about all areas to consider. Marbella is special in many ways, not only because of its unique climate but also for its unbeatable quality of life.

The actual town of Marbella is the basis of a much larger area that now carries its name. Originally, Marbella was a village of farmers and fishermen but then was discovered in the 1940s by Prince Alfonso von Hohenlohe, the founder of the famous Marbella Club Hotel, that made Marbella an internationally famous destination.

Today, Marbella is divided in various areas stretching over 40km of coastline and extending into the foothills of mighty mountain ranges.