Marbella West consist of many luxury and famous locations. Well known areas are for example Puerto Banus, Nueva Andalucia, La Quinta and Las Brisas. Puerto Banus is known around the world as a jet setters paradise. Here you will find the most exclusive designer boutiques, the biggest and most expensive yachts, extraordinary luxurious cars and it’s especially also known for its glamorous nightlife. Clubs, bars, piano bars and pubs overflow in the area. During the day you can visit the fine beaches, go shopping or enjoy lunch in one of the port’s world-class restaurants. And in Nueva Andalucía just above Puerto Banus, also known internationally as The Golf Valley you will find a concentration of famous golf courses.
At the Beach
Walk along the promenade and check out Puerto Banus’ restaurants and luxurious beach bars. Beaches can be found on either side of the port. There is plenty of space on these beaches and you will have no problem finding a patch of sand to roll out your towel and soak up the sun. While lying on the sand you’re likely to spot a luxurious yacht. In Puerto Banus your fantasies can become a reality as yacht rental services are easily arranged. Some of the most lavish beach clubs are in Puerto Banus, such as the classy Ocean Club located on Playa de la Siesta, offering designer drinks, trendy cuisine and chilled music in a great ambience. There are also chiringuitos, such as Pedro’s Beach on Playa Rodeo, that cater for visitors looking for a simpler beach experience.
Shopping & Leisure
Despite being fairly small in size, Puerto Banus is a haven for shop-a-holics. With everything from one of the biggest Corte Ingles department stores in Spain and plenty of highstreet names to top-end designer luxury brand boutiques, Puerto Banus has it all. Designer brands like Gucci, Boss, Dolce & Gabanna, Versace, Louis Vuitton are here. Also not to forget shopping mall Marina Banus and in Nueva Andalucia the Centro Plaza with every Saturday morning the local market next to the bullring. Sports enthausiasts can find plenty on offer here with tennis, paddle tennis and fitness. For golfers in particular, the area could not be more ideal. There are several magnificent courses within virtual putting distance, including Las Brisas, Los Naranjos and Aloha Golf. All the Nueva Andalucia golf courses are surrounded by stunning scenery with a backdrop of mountains.
Dining & Nightlife
There is no shortage of things to do at night in West Marbella, you can visit Puerto Banus or even Nueva Andalucia as both have plenty of restaurants to choose from. In Puerto Banus they are mainly located around the marina, offering a fantastic location to enjoy your meal whilst looking out over the Mediterranean and admiring the luxury yachts. Don't expect restaurants in Puerto Banus to be cheap, although do expect some good quality food and drink, as it has everything from exquisite fine dining to local authentic Spanish cuisine. West Marbella is also famous for a few night clubs which includes Club Olivia Valere, Aqwa Mist, Funky Buddha and plenty more. It’s not hard to find the right place, as everyone’s tastes seems to be accounted for in West Marbella. The club-going crowd here tends to dress up in their most glamorous outfits and highest heels. Don't be surprised if you see a reality TV star or two dancing the night away!