Benahavis

Benahavis is a Spanish mountainside village, located about 20 minutes’ drive from Puerto Banus and 15 minutes from San Pedro de Alcántara. It is well known for its quality restaurants and is often referred to as the ‘Dining Room’ of the Costa del Sol. In the area around Benahavis there are 9 Golf Courses.

The village is surrounded by parkland, with small, narrow, cobbled streets which are extremely picturesque and full of character.

The community of La Zagaleta is also located within Benhavis’ municipal boundaries, with its luxurious villas and extravagant Country Club, it contributes greatly to Benahavis ‘ status as the richest municipality per capita in Andalucia.

Benahavis was founded way back in the 11th century by the Arabs. The city’s prominent location with panoramic views over much of the coast, a clear view to sea and across to Africa, was very helpful at a time when looking out for both pirates and conquerors. Benahavis’ name derives from the Moorish prince Havis, who ruled the area in the 1100’s . Benahavis means ‘Son of Havis’ in Arabic.

If you are looking for a property with unobstructed panoramic views in an area characterized by complete tranquility and peace, Benahavis or its surrounding areas may be the place for you.

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La Quinta Golf

La Quinta Golf

La Quinta Golf is considered one of the 5 golf courses in the ‘Golf Valley’, yet unlike the others, it belongs to the municipality of Benahavis. It is in the most elevated part of the Golf Valley, reason why properties here can sometimes have spectacular views of the Greens, the Mediterranean sea and Africa. La Quinta Golf Course has 27 holes, split among 3 nine hole courses, designed bythree time world champion and Ryder Cup winner, Manuel Piñero, it is accessible to all levels of play.

Los Arqueros Golf

Los Arqueros Golf

Los Arqueros Golf was the first golf course designed by Severiano Ballesteros. Set in beautiful surroundings on the Ronda Road, only a 10 minutes’ drive from Marbella, with easy access to the motorway. There are various communities nestled here, ranging from luxury frontline golf villas to more discreet holiday apartments, all finished to high standards and boasting beautiful views to the green. The clubhouse offers on site facilities including a restaurant, gym, tennis, padel & squash courts, an area for chipping, two putting greens and two driving ranges.

El Madroñal

El Madroñal

El Madroñal is one of Marbella’s hidden gems. A luxury urbanization with 6 private entrances, located on the Ronda Road, in the district of Benahavis. Given its elevated position, properties here offer breath taking views of the Coast, Africa and Marbella town. Although it is only a 5 minutes’ drive away from amenities, the peace and tranquillity felt here, makes you think you are miles away into the countryside.

La Zagaleta

La Zagaleta

La Zagaleta Golf & Country Club is one of the most sought after addresses in Europe. It is located on the Ronda road with 2 private and secure entrances and 900 hectares of gated, natural surroundings. Its facilities are difficult to match, everything from a Golf Course to a heli pad can be found here, reason why it is the choice of many wealthy and high end individuals. A truly unique and exclusive place to live, a mere 10 minutes away from Marbella.

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