If you are unfamiliar with Elviria, the jewel in East Marbella’s crown, you will be amazed to learn that this understated yet up-market residential neighbourhood, is not only home to beautiful luxury homes, it also boasts one of the most stunning stretches of beach on the Costa del Sol. It is also the location of a world-famous beach club, Nikki Beach Marbella, and high-end hotels such as the Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa, Marriott Marbella Beach Resort and Hotel Roc Marbella.
Cosmopolitan upmarket atmosphere
Elviria comprises two distinct halves, stretching across the coastline and up into the undulating hills to the foothills of the mountains. Ideally located just 10 minutes to the East of Marbella’s town centre, close enough for convenience and just far enough to have its own unique relaxed personality.
Elviria’s sophisticated yet laid-back feel has made it extremely popular amongst overseas buyers looking to put down roots or wishing to invest in luxury real estate on the Costa del Sol. And there is plenty to get excited about, Elviria has many exclusive developments and pretty avenues lined with modern luxury houses. It is a peaceful safe area, making it a magnet for families.
Something for everyone
Although there is no official town centre, Elviria is bursting with high quality amenities. It may be small but it is perfectly formed, the area is packed with restaurants, supermarkets, bars and shops, in fact it has just about everything you could need including fabulous beachside chiringuitos. You could eat a different type of cuisine every day, from traditional Spanish to Chinese, Indian, Italian and Asian food. Gourmands will be delighted with the close proximity of the Michelin starred El Lago Restaurant, with a menu inspired by local Andalusia tastes.
Briefly mentioned above, Elviria is a key destination during the summer season, attracting its fair share of celebrities who enjoy the hospitality of venues like Nikki Beach, which celebrates 20 years in 2023. The club’s famous annual ‚White Party‘ heralds the start of the summer season in May, and then again in October the ‘Red Party’ brings it to a close. For those who fancy something more low-key, there are lots of other more laid-back venues catering to the predominantly international clientele.
Family friendly amenities
Families are well-served, there is plenty of choice when it comes to schools, catering for both Spanish and expat children alike, including public, state, secular and international schools. There is even a Montessori school located in the nearby town of San Pedro de Alcantara.
We can’t talk about an area on the Costa del Sol without mentioning golf! Elviria is a paradise for golf lovers, amongst the swathes of countryside you’ll find worldclass golf courses, including the 18-hole Santa Maria Golf & Country Club and 9-hole Greenlife Golf Marbella.
In addition to the verdant golf courses, there are plenty of other outdoor pursuits to enjoy, Elviria boasts two top class tennis courts, the Don Carlos Tennis Club with a clay court and the Hofsaess Tennis academy. Alternatively, there is a municipal football pitch open to all children located in the neighbouring urbanisation of Las Chapas, and kids will love the thrilling zip wire ride at Aventura Amazonia. If you head slightly inland, the nearby hills are surrounded by shady pines, offering the perfect conditions for hiking, horse riding and cycling.
Property in Elviria
It is in the hills that you’ll find modern residential complexes comprising a mix of luxury villas and contemporary apartments. Needless to say, from the elevated position, these properties enjoy fantastic sea, golf and coastal views. Head down towards the beach and there are also many beautiful beachfront villas and apartment complexes, with easy access to the superb beaches…delivering the much sought-after sun, sea and sand Marbella lifestyle.
Whether you are looking for the perfect East Marbella property for sale to relocate or you are considering buying an investment property in Marbella, the housing stock in the enticing corner of the Costa del Sol will appeal to even the most decerning buyers.
If you would like to find out more about the luxury homes for sale in Elviria. El Rosario, Las Chapas or any other areas of Marbella and the wider Costa del Sol, contact Myriam on Myriam@mdrluxuryhomes.com.
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