Two great plots for sale in El Madroñal

Luxury Villa Sales are pleased to be marketing two superb sea view plots in the exclusive gated community of El Madroñal, a short mountain drive from Marbella, Puerto Banus and the beaches.  El Madroñal is a very low build density community, set in natural wooded valleys and the foothills of the mountains.

These two plots are a superb opportunity for someone to build a dream home, or to develop two or even three exclusive properties.

The plots are elevated and have beautiful sea and mountain views and once built the villas will enjoy superb amounts of privacy looking out to the Mediterranean sea.

One of the things which make these plots so interesting is the opportunity to purchase them, subject to further negotiation, with an epic ready made project to build a space age villa bathed in light from an abundance of glass.

At the moment buyers have several choices with these El Madroñal plots:

  • Option 1 – Buy both plots together with a bulk discount
    • Develop one large luxury property on the full plot
    • Develop two large villas on the existing two plots
    • Further subdivide the plots into three plots and build three properties
  • Option 2 – Plot 1 – 6,111m2 El Madroñal plot with an optional project to build a spectacular Angel Taborda and Victoria Gauna Architects designed 7 bedroom villa
  • Option 3 – Plot 2 – 4,868m2 El Madroñal plot with an optional project to build a spectacular Angel Taborda and Victoria Gauna Architects designed 5 bedroom villa

The optional projects are for the building of two very spectacular El Madroñal villas with a host of very special features including rooftop bars, rooftop Jacuzzis, outdoor open fires, games rooms, cinemas, heated indoor pools, saunas and indoor and outdoor kitchens.

This is a great opportunity to buy very well priced land package(s) in one of the most exclusive locations in the Marbella area with projects available to build a stunning designer villa.

Contact Luxury Villa Sales on (+34) 952 77 44 33.

Spectacular villa for sale in La Zagaleta

Luxury Villa Sales are pleased to be able to offer this exciting new 8 bedroom designer sea view villa in the secure and tranquil La Zagaleta Country Club.

This modern La Zagaleta villa is a very special property, one which truly merits the overuse of the word ‘Spectacular’!

Entered via a beautiful woodland drive you arrive at the impressive entrance facade with dramatic double height pillars.

As you enter the property, through the bright hallway with its glamorous mirrored ceiling, you arrive in the impressive large double height lounge with its floor to ceiling glazing offering views out over the gardens and pool right down to the Mediterranean sea.  The large patio doors lead out onto the spacious shaded terraces, a great place to chill out.

Just off the lounge there is one of the most spectacular modern fitted kitchens we have encountered, equipped with the full range of quality appliances featuring two large islands.  The bright dining area at the front of the kitchen has direct access out to the terraces through further large floor to ceiling patio doors.

At the east end of this floor there are two very spacious bedroom suites with luxurious modern bathrooms.

The master bedroom suite is located on the first floor and features a large light dressing area, feature ceiling, large en suite bathroom and a superb private terrace looking out over the pool and gardens.

An open gallery landing has views out over the double height lounge to the pool and sea.  The very spacious open plan office area on the gallery has great views to the front and rear, benefiting from impressive levels of light.

There are three further en-suite bedrooms on this floor to the east of the lounge.

The lower of the floors is predominantly allocated to entertaining with an indoor pool with waterfall, steam room, sauna, gymnasium, cinema and a great bar and games area.  Also on the lower floor there are two further bedrooms with natural light, one of these being in a fully equipped self-contained family or staff apartment.

In the south facing immaculately maintained gardens to the front of the villa, by the pool, there is a substantial reed roofed Gazebo with guest bathroom.  A great place for entertaining guests or relaxing on those long hot Spanish summer days and evenings.

For car enthusiasts the villa has a luxury garage for 8 large cars, undercover parking for 5 vehicles to the front of the villa and parking for 20 plus vehicles to the front.

La Zagaleta Country Club is one of the most prestigious places to live in Spain and indeed Europe.  A 15 minute mountain drive from the old town centre of Marbella and Puerto Banus this very exclusive and tranquil haven set in a superb natural setting has unrivalled security with two 24 hour manned security gates.  La Zagaleta is home to large exclusive villas on large plots.  It is home to a host of world class facilities including an equestrian centre, two eighteen hole golf courses and a superb club house with restaurant, shops and concierge services.  Luxury Villa Sales market many of the best villas for sale in La Zagaleta.

A  truly ‘spectacular’ property – contact Luxury Villa sales on +34 952 77 44 33 to arrange a viewing.


Villa for sale in Vega del Colorado

Vega del Colorado is the perfect location for those looking for a secure and tranquil area on the outskirts of Marbella.  This a small 24 hour gated community is home to a small number of exclusive villas.  Located between Nueva Andalucia and La Quinta in the Golf Valley it is just a few km west of Marbella and Puerto Banus.

The property we are featuring here is located at the very end of a cul-de-sac, surrounded by other prestigious properties, ensuring little or no passing traffic.

This south facing six bedroom Vega del Colorado villa is about a ten minute drive to Marbella, the beaches and numerous great golf courses.

It’s 2750 m2 plot is an oasis of tropical plants, fruit and palm trees.  The villa is a great property for entertaining, built facing the central pool and outdoor entertainment area.  A mixture of sunny and shaded terraces allow you to choose to be in or out of the sun.  The poolside gazebo is fully equipped for outdoor dining and entertaining.

There is a modern luxury fitted kitchen, with its own sunny breakfast terrace, connected to the open plan dining lounge which itself then has direct access out to the terrace and pool entertainment areas on the entrance floor.  Three bedroom suites on this level are accessed past the magnificent 3 storey high feature chandelier.

The master suite takes all of the first floor with a light entrance lounge area, large bedroom, private sea view terrace and bathroom.

Further entertainment options can be found on the lower floor where you have a spacious cinema room, fitted kitchen, wine celler, guest bathroom, two further ensuite bedrooms, large office, several storage rooms, laundry room and access to double garage.

One of the most charming Benahavis properties on the market at the moment, the prefect home for those who like to chill out or entertain in a quiet location just a short drive from Marbella and the beaches.

Spectacular Zagaleta villa with breath-taking panoramic views

This La Zagaleta property is one of the most spectacular on the market at the moment in the Marbella area.  An immense property located on one of the finest plots within the esteemed La Zagaleta Country Club.  Its elevated position ensures it has some of the most spectacular panoramic views we have seen, out over the dramatic La Concha Mountain, Marbella and the Mediterranean coast line as far as Gibraltar and over to the African coast, from its 7,119 m2 plot.

Recently totally reformed this 1,850 m2 built 8 bedroom 8 bathroom villa is ready to move into.

Buyers looking to purchase a villa in La Zagaleta should ensure this property is on their priority viewing list.

Outside the villa is entered by a long driveway offering the owners and their guests an immediate preview of the stunning views over to the right as they pass fruit and palm trees before arriving at the grand entrance.  There is garaging for 4 large vehicles and parking space for 10+ more.

As you enter the property, through the hallway and double height lounge you are immediately greeted with floor to ceiling views of the immaculate gardens, swimming pool and the rocky peak of Marbella’s dramatic La Concha Mountain.

To maximise use of the privileged plot with its panoramic views there are outdoor cooking facilities on the large shaded terraces and to the south of the plot is the perfect area for entertaining guests, or relaxing in the summer breezes, on the large decked area with gazebo for shade on those hot summer days.

Inside the property the villa is home to all of the luxurious features one would expect within a home of this standard.  An indoor spa swimming pools, sauna, wine cellar, large games room with full size billiards table and a high tech cinema can all be found on the entertainment floor.

A large modern open plan kitchen adjoins the double height lounge, with a wood panelled formal dining room/study and three en-suite bedrooms on the entrance floor.

The first floor is home to the spacious master suite with its two en-suites and across a large bright hallway there are three further en-suite bedrooms.

There is a totally self contained staff/family suite adjoining the north of the property.

La Zagaleta Country Club is renowned to be one of the finest places to live in the World.  Just a 15 minute drive from the beaches, Marbella Golden Mile and Puerto Banus it is famous for its high value homes, tranquil natural setting, wildlife, low build density, unrivalled security and world class facilities including two eighteen hole golf courses, club house and restaurant, equestrian centre and concierge services.

A must see for anyone looking for a majestic Marbella / La Zagaleta villa with epic views.

Best new development on the Costa del Sol?

Luxury Villa Sales are proud to be promoting one of the most exciting new developments we have come across on the Costa del Sol.  For buyers looking for new Costa del Sol resort properties they offer a superb blend of modern designer style, great location with amazing sea views and resort lifestyle facilities.

This spectacular new El Chaparral development consists of semi-detached homes and town houses with a choice of three and four bedroom layouts.

In the great Mijas Costa sea and golf location of El Chaparral, surrounded by greenery and within walking distance to the beach, these beautiful contemporary architectural styled properties have superb views out over the Mediterranean sea.

Inside they are light and spacious with an open plan layout, fitted out to a very high standard featuring the latest technology, with many triple aspect floor to ceiling glazed areas maximising the superb views from the living spaces.

Outside the properties owners can choose to enjoy the Spanish sun or relax in the shade on those hotter days with mixed open and shaded terrace areas outside the properties.

Golfers and non-golfers alike will enjoy the views out over the greenery of the neighbouring golf course.

Options are available for properties with private swimming pools or owners have a choice of on site communal pools.

Rather uniquely these properties offer buyers looking for Costa del Sol property some superb lifestyle options as they come with all of the facilities of an exclusive resort.  There is an onsite state of the art Sports Club with fitness, health and socialising areas for owners to enjoy.  Owners will be spoilt for choice between the onsite facilities and the option to walk down to the nearest beach.  A resort concierge service is available on site to help owners with numerous services from golf reservations through to taking deliveries and making restaurant bookings.

A prime location to buy your prefect new paradise luxury home, or holiday home, in a superb Costa del Sol location with a great range of on-site services.


Why buy a villa in Sierra Blanca, Marbella?

Sierra Blanca is one of the best known luxury villa areas in Marbella. An urbanisation predominantly made up of large luxury properties, it is very popular with up-market real estate buyers in Marbella.

Advantages of living in Sierra Blanca

The old adage ´location, location, location’ is probably very apt when it comes to describing why people want to buy property in Sierra Blanca. Here are some of the key benefits:

1) Views

It’s enviable location, set at the foot of Marbella’s famous La Concha Mountain ensures residents usually benefit from superb views. Being just a few kilometers north of Marbella’s sandy beaches and the Golden Mile, most of the villas have spectacular views out over the town, the Mediterranean, Gibraltar, over the sea to the coast of North Africa, Puerto Banus and of course the dramatically shaped La Concha Mountain itself.

2) Proximity to Marbella, the beaches and Puerto Banus

Sierra Blanca is just a few kilometers, a short 5/10 minute drive, from Marbella’s city centre and its pretty old town (Casco Antigo), the famous beaches, the glamorous Puerto Banus and all of the numerous great places to relax, shop, wine and dine.

3) Distance from Marbella

Set up in the hills on the edge of Marbella, Sierra Blanca offered residents the best of both worlds, it is also a great place to escape the town and enjoy some sports and tranquility hiking and biking in nature up in the adjoining mountains.

4) Private International Schools

There is a fine choice of top quality international schools nearby including Aloha College, The English International College, Laude San Pedro International College and of course the long established Swans International School which is the closest, just a few 100m from Sierra Blanca.

5) An Upmarket Urbanisation

Sierra Blanca is an urbanisation consisting entirely of high value homes, setting it apart from some of the mixed property type urbanisations found nearby.

6) More

We could of course go on about the outdoor lifestyle, the 320 days of sunshine a year climate, the Spanish quality of life, its ease of access to the superb Malaga International Airport, the 100’s of fine restaurants in the area and the 100’s of fun activities and attractions on offer nearby but these are not exclusive to Sierra Blanca, they are all applicable to all areas of Marbella!

Where is Sierra Blanca?

Sierra Blanca can be found just a few KM north of the Marbella Golden Mile and the beach shores of Marbella, near to the areas of Marbella Hill Club, Nagúeles, Royal Heights (Altos Reales) and Cascada de Camojan.

Villa for sale in El Herrojo

Luxury Villa Sales are delighted to be promoting this superb villa in El Herrojo Alto, a small quiet private gated estate set within La Quinta just a few miles to the west of Marbella.

We love this superb 6 bedroom home, having sold it to its current owners several years ago.  The villa has superb mountain, golf and sea views which can be enjoyed from the pool and the surrounding terraces.  A rather unique feature on this La Quinta property is it’s underfloor heating which extended out to the terraces.  Extending the comfortable outdoor season for this beautiful area.

El Herrojo Alto itself is a superb place to live with unmatched tranquillity and security thanks to the 24 hour manned security gates.

The property itself is an impressive 800m2 of living space on a generous 2000m2 plot.  The entrance floor has a recently fitted custom built krion kitchen, large open plan dining and lounge entertainment area which leads out to the larges terraces with a nice balance of shaded and sunny areas.  The covered terraces offer ample space for outdoor dining as well as a large chill out area.

On the first floor the large master suite, with separate his and hers dressing areas, has its own private sun terrace with superb views over the pool and gardens, the golf course and sea.

On the lower ground floor there is a large games room with billiard table and cinema area.  Also on this floor there is two further bedrooms and a self-contained apartment for family or staff.

For motoring enthusiasts there is a large 4/5 car garage and parking space for several more vehicles.

A superb home in absolutely immaculate condition ready to move into.


New luxury Benahavis Apartments

Located on what is arguably one of the very best locations in the Costa del Sol, this excellent new project of 49 new Benahavis apartments commands the very best views possible from the bird’s eye view of the foothills of the Serrania de Ronda mountains across the coastal plains of Marbella.

This stunning project is a beautifully designed residential complex of apartments that ooze luxury, tranquility and an emphasis on the breathtaking natural landscape for which Andalucia is so famous.

Designed by the award-winning architects have created seven iconic buildings incorporating 49 bespoke homes which put the emphasis firmly on blending interior and exterior elements.

Natural light is welcomed into the homes through the generous floor-to-ceiling windows which are fitted within each exterior wall, which slide seamlessly to open the interior living spaces to merge with the very generous terraces.

With a choice of 2, 3 or 4 bedroom Benahavis properties the perfect residences have been created using the highest quality materials and the latest home-automation technology to ensure that comfort and security are paramount.

With breath-taking sunsets virtually guaranteed across the Mediterranean Sea, the apartments and penthouses provide one of the most luxurious and privileged spectacles in Southern Europe from the comfort of your own home. Special attention is paid to the durability of materials used, and to providing an environmentally friendly home that not only lowers running costs, but also respects the environment in which it is located.

Situated just 10 minutes to the beaches of Marbella and the glamorous Port of Banus, the complex is also conveniently located close to Benahavis, which holds the title of the “Gastronomical Capital of Andalucia”. Views, nature, healthy-living and luxury…all in one delightfully-designed contemporary home. 

New villas for sale in La Cancelada near Marbella

For those looking for a new modern contemporary villa near Marbella we are pleased to be marketing this development of just 12 exclusive and individually designed homes.  All of these Cancelada villas are built on large flat plots with private gardens, private pools and superb sea views. 

Featuring modern contemporary bright designs including spectacular double height entrances and floor to ceiling sliding terrace doors to maximise the benefits of those superb views and offer a link in between indoor and outdoor living, these villas are the perfect place to live the envied Mediterranean lifestyle.  All of the villas benefit from lavish high quality finishes throughout, with modern fitted kitchen and bathrooms and the latest home automation and security systems.

At this early stage in the development buyers can choose from three different types of 4 bedroom villa, with varying built sizes.  The new owners can also still customise the design to meet their personal tastes.  

The location of these villas in Cancelada on the New Golden Mile is ideal for those wanting to live the Spanish lifestyle, close to the beaches, the golf courses, famous 5 star hotel resorts and just a short drive from the glamorous Puerto Banus marina and Marbella’s Golden Mile and charming old town centre. 

Outdoor enthusiasts will love walking along the seafront with its many great chiringuitos (beach restaurants), hiking, biking and riding in the surrounding mountains and hills, not to mention diving, swimming and sailing.

This development offers buyers a great opportunity to purchase a superbly designed modern villa near Marbella which you can currently customise to your own tastes.  Contact Marbella LVS to arrange a viewing on+34 952 77 44 33.

Marbella Mansions

A guide for those considering buying Marbella mansions.  With an enviable reputation as one of the most exclusive playgrounds in the world for the rich and famous, it is no surprise to discover the Marbella property market includes more than its fair share of mansions and exclusive private estates.

Why buy a mansion in Marbella?

This is an easy question to answer.  Marbella is one of the World’s best places to live for many reasons, including:

  • Its superb southern European climate with an average of 320 days of sunshine a year
    • Hot Summers
    • Mild Winters
    • Low rainfall
  • Excellent Quality of Life
    • the famous slower Spanish pace of life
    • the outdoor lifestyle – vitamin D in abundance!
    • a healthy lifestyle – a superb place to hike, bike, swim, ride, golf, sail, kite surf, snowboard, ski, water ski, etc
    • a healthy diet – the famous life extending Mediterranean diet
  • Luxury Lifestyle
    • Life besides, on and in the Mediterranean – the sea is your playground
    • Numerous world class restaurants including many Michelin starred options
    • A wide range of the best designer shops from around the globe
    • A supercar enthusiasts dream – spectacular mountain roads under blue skies with little traffic, an abundance of supercars on offer and several nearby circuits
    • A lively nightlife with epic beach clubs and night clubs, many of which party until the sun comes up!
  • Abundant History and Culture on the doorstep
    • A short drive to numerous great locations including Cordoba, Granada, Cadiz, Malaga, etc.
  • Etc…..

All of these wonders attract the wealthiest people from around the world to live in this area, driving demand for exclusive villas, mansions, private estates and spectacular penthouse apartments.  Marbella’s appeal is enduring, and to a vast market– most northern Europeans would love to swap their cold grey skies for the warm blue ones on offer here!  Which makes buying property in the area a great investment as global wealth increases.

Where to buy Marbella mansions

A few of Marbella’s most exclusive property regions include (East to West) Los Monteros Playa, Cascada de Camojan, Altos Reales, Golden Mile, Sierra Blanca, El Madroñal, La Zagaleta Country Club and the Marbella Club Golf Resort.  

For those looking for luxury properties near the superb Marbella beaches some of the best villas and apartments are located on Los Monteros Playa, the Golden Mile and Puerto Banus.

For those seeking spectacular villas, in a tranquil location close to the town centre but a short drive from the beaches, the exclusive Cascada de Camojan, Altos Reales and Sierra Blanca locations set in the hills overlooking Marbella offer great real estate choices.

Finally for those seeking total tranquility, in the beautiful mountains just a 15 minute scenic drive from Marbella and the coast, the exclusive country estates of El Madroñal, La Zagaleta Country Club and the Marbella Club Golf Resort offer dream locations.

La Zagaleta property and Marbella Golden Mile properties are probably considered the prime spots for rural mansions and beach side Marbella villas and apartments respectively.

Please note many of the most spectacular properties, including several exclusive Marbella Mansions for sale in the area, are never published.

Luxury Villa Sales specialise in selling Marbella’s finest properties, we would love to hear from anyone buying or selling a spectacular Marbella property.  Please get in touch –+34 952 77 44 33!