The Costa del Sol is one of Spain's symbols of luxury. The jewel in the crown, Marbella, is known as the Saint-Tropez of Andalusia, due to the range of luxury services on offer and its exclusive atmosphere. Hire your own yacht, drive a Formula 1 race car around the elite Ascari circuit, travel in a private jet or fly your own plane. These are just some of the luxury treats that you can enjoy in Málaga province. However, there is much more. We will tell you all need to know to experience a truly luxurious holiday.
Five star accommodation
The Golden Mile, situated between Marbella and Estepona, boasts the largest concentration of five star hotels on the Costa del Sol. Fantastic villas with gardens and private swimming pools, luxury apartments, exclusive residential complexes and the best beach front resorts: the absolute last word in luxury.
Luxury shopping in Puerto Banús
Puerto Banús is a paradise for anyone who loves shopping, with exclusive jewellers,personal shopping services and haute couture boutiques. Here you can buy the latest pieces by designers such as Dior, Hermes, Dolce&Gabanna, Prada and Loewe, amongst others, and enjoy the refined atmosphere, luxury yachts and fabulous views.
The Costa del Sol also offers luxury experiences for the most demanding palates. There are a total of seven haute cuisine Michelin star restaurants. These great chefs offer innovative concepts and menus that fuse local and international products, creating authentic delicacies. The majority of Michelin star restaurants are to be found in Marbella, but Málaga, Fuengirola and Casares also have a place in the Costa del Sol's Michelin hall of fame. If fine wines are your thing, don't forget to visit to some of Ronda's most exclusive wineries.
Nightlife and exclusive parties
The beach clubs are the epicentre of the Costa del Sol's luxury nightlife. Parties right on the beach, fun and a select atmosphere. The jet set can always be found at Starlite Marbella. Every summer this unmissable festival brings together the biggest international stars.
Spas and luxury health resorts
Pampering mind and body is not to be forgotten during your holiday. The Costa del Sol's spas are genuine temples of health, offering exclusive therapies and treatments and excellent personal attention. Inland you can find iconic health resorts that also offer exclusive therapies and treatments: Tolox Spa and the five star Villa Padierna de Carratraca hot springs.