Marbella Hotels and Accommodation
(Marbella, Costa del Sol, Spain)
One of the main resorts along Spain's Costa del Sol, Marbella offers an enormous concentration of hotels, ranging from coastal accommodation to inland camping sites. Hotels in Marbella are designed to suit all budgets, with Marbella's best hotels being close to the beaches, often featuring their own private swimming pools and sandy beaches.
Where to Stay
Most people visiting the popular resort of Marbella choose to stay close to the seafront and many hotels here offer superb views of the Mediterranean Sea. The best hotel packages for accommodation in Marbella are usually available well in advance, although some people do manage to snap up last minute deals.
Most of the large hotels in Marbella contains their own restaurants, with menus available in several languages and an international range of dishes. Chain hotels are plentiful in Marbella and appeal to those familiar with their brands, although a number of local guest houses often provide exceptional value for money.
Many particularly charming hotels can be found in close to the scenic Playa del Pinillo beach area, which features nearby golf, an appealing marina and a diverse selection of accommodation. The Puerto Banús is another popular part of Marbella and one of the most notable harbours along this part of the Mediterranean. Hotels are never far from the main marina area in this part of Marbella, which has become a major tourist hotspot and also popular with celebrities.
Known throughout the Costa del Sol for its beautiful scenery, hotels and accommodation in the San Pedro de Alcántara area, close to the centre of Marbella, are particularly desirable. Close to a number of stunning beaches, many hotels here are historic buildings, with bags of character.
Those looking to stay in a more central location should consider the main hotels based around the Avenida Ricardo Soriano, Marbella's main artery which dissects much of the resort. Here you will find a range of nearby accommodation, together with an excellent selection of shops and restaurants.