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Marbella city guide - the playground of the rich and famous

Marbella is Spain’s answer to St Tropez; the favored holiday destination for the wealthy. As one of the most prominent beach resorts on the Costa del Sol, it offers an endless supply of world-class golf courses, five star hotels, and an abundance of restaurants and opulent bars to keep you entertained all night long. 

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From private villa to five star spa – where to stay in Marbella

With its reputation for luxury drawing in the wealthy by the planeload, Marbella is often avoided by those short of cash. If you’re looking for an indulgent stay, you’ve come to the right place. However, although the extravagant accommodation is seeping out of every pore of the city, there are a few less pricey digs for those on a budget to lay their heads whilst exploring the city. 

Where to shop in Marbella - the best places to splash the cash

Marbella is a shopper’s paradise; a mecca for those with purses spilling with credit cards. The city is overrun with designer shops and jewelers, with top-end brands seen on every street. Whether you simply stroll along Avenida Ricardo Soriano in the centre or venture further afield to Puerto Banus, you’ll be spoilt for choice. 

Where to eat in Marbella’s restaurant scene - paella, patatas and perfect beach views

Going abroad is the ideal opportunity to get away from the tireless kitchen activity of your everyday life. Luckily, Marbella is littered with restaurants for all diners, meaning you can try something new each night and never have to think about the washing up. With traditional Spanish cuisine on every street corner, extravagant beach restaurants and cosy cafes to suit all types of traveler, you’re guaranteed to find somewhere to get your taste buds tingling. 

Marbella’s entertainment - what to see and do in the city of plenty

Although Marbella is popular for soaking up the sun and dining out as much as possible, it has far more to offer than just fancy bars and restaurants. With the city and its surrounding neighborhoods jam packed with cultural day trips, adventurous excursions, and action packed fun for all the family, you’re guaranteed to spend your break exactly as you please. 

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