Beaches of Marbella
The desire for sun, sea and sand are one of the main motivations to visit the beaches of Marbella of the Costa del Sol . Along its coastline, Marbella offers excellent services: from restaurants on the beach to massages, and water sports for adventure tourism. Below we present five of the best beaches located near or around the center of Marbella .
Playa de Las Chapas
The beach of Las Chapas, to the east of the city, is located in an urbanization of the same name. Its waters are clear and it is approximately 750 meters in length, but it is crowded with people during the summer period.
Pinomar is a small beach located more to the east than Las Chapas, near the beach of Costa Bella. From the center of Marbella it takes about ten minutes by car, but its golden sand and gentle waves make the trip worthwhile.
Cabopino is located halfway between Marbella and Fuengirola, making it the most eastern beach on the list. With no less than 1200 meters in length, it is probably the most famous of the Marbella beaches. It is relatively less developed than the rest of the coast of Marbella and has some areas populated by pine trees. It has fabulous restaurants where you can eat or dine, as well as a small fishing port that contributes to create a picturesque landscape.
Beach Estrella del Mar
The Estrella del Mar beach, located east of Marbella, also in the urbanization of Las Chapas, is another favorite of the area. Its waters are clear and its sand is typical of the Marbella beaches. In addition, it has a beach club with swimming pool, restaurant, bar and spa, although it only allows entry to adults.
Beach of Nueva Andalucía
The beach of Nueva Andalucía is located to the west of Puerto Banús, about 11 km away from the center of Marbella. It is a beautiful and glamorous stretch of coastline with approximately one kilometer of fine sand beach. It has a wonderful indoor play area and the waters are shallow. The breakwaters that enclose the beach allow the bathers to enjoy a calm and calm water. In this section you will also find the Sala Beach beach club.