Property for sale in Marbella Golden Mile
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Home to Marbella’s most exclusive and luxury properties, the Golden Mile actually stretches about four miles from Marbella to Puerto Banús. Considered as the luxury area of the already luxurious Marbella, the golden mile is home to some of the most prestigious hotels. There are also a number of fine restaurants, chic nightclubs, well-known beach clubs and excellent shopping. On top of that, it’s where the Saudi Royal family chose to build their palace. For all of these reasons and more, Marbella’s Golden Mile has some of the most sought after real estate on the planet.
Marbella Property is highly sought after but property for sale in Marbella Golden Mile is the crème de la crème of real estate. The Marbella Golden Mile stretches for 6.4 kilometres from Plaza Bocanegra, which is just west of Marbella Centre, down to Rio Verde, which is the eastern end of Puerto Banus. The tourist boom in the 50’s and 60’s helped in the development of this area. Landmark Hotels like ‘Hotel Puente Romano’ and the ‘Hotel Marbella Club’ were the in-place to be seen. Luxury villas and apartments were built for the rich and famous who wanted their own private bolt hole here, the Palace of King Fahd is a shining example of this.
Back in the early 1950’s Marbella was just a sleepy fishing village. But in 1954 Prince Alfonso von Hohenlohe-Langenburg, converted an old farmhouse into a new Hotel called The Marbella Club, and the rest, as they say, is history. Famous faces such as Grace Kelly, Cary Grant, Henry Ford and the Rothschild’s graced the Hotel which quickly lead to Marbella’s reputation as a retreat for the jet-set. The Hotel Marbella Club has an enviable position in the heart of the Golden Mile Marbella, it even has its own Beach Club where you can relax under the Mediterranean sun, and a spa to help revitalise and energize.
Take a walk along the picturesque Paseo Maritimo which runs adjacent to the sandy beaches from Marbella Centre to Puerto Banus Marina, and includes the Golden Mile. Enjoy the wonderful views and breathe in the refreshing sea air. As you turn the corner by Hotel Puente Romano heading towards Puerto Banus, you will get your first glimpse of the impressive ‘Rock’ of Gibraltar. The 5 star Hotel Puente Romano was named after a 1st century AD Roman Bridge that was part of the Via Augusta, the old roman road which connected Rome with Cadiz. The bridge can still be seen within the lush grounds of the Hotel.
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