Situated just 6km from Marbella and 45km from Malaga is Puerto Banus This is definately the place to be pampered yachtside and ogle fabulous luxury yachts while sipping a cool drink at one of the many open air restaurants and bars
Puerto Banus nightlife buzzes, and is well known among celebrities, and there are countless clubs, discotheques and pubs to visit. After a night out at the Puerto Banus cinema, you might like to stroll along the pier to relax before dining out at one of the many restaurants in Puerto Banus.
A window shopper´s dream, Puerto Banus has several world renowned fashions houses featured here, in addition to small, interesting shops and boutiques, and on Saturdays there is a popular street market for bargain hunters.
For sunbathers, the beach is at the north of the town and is called Playa Levante. It is long and wide and very clean. There are all the usual facilities that you would expect.
Hotels In Puerto Banus
There are plenty of hotels in Puerto Banus of all grades, but you might prefer to stay and rest at a hotel in Marbella.
A very popular 4 star hotel is the Andalucia Plaza Hotel. It is close to all the shops, bars restaurants and night life. The hotel contains 390 rooms and suites all of which are equippped with Satellite TV, telephone, minibar, air conditioning, safe (payable locally) and private bathroom. Each room has a small balcony.
Next to the beach in sought after Puerto Banus is the Very popular 4 star Hotel Dinamar (Melia Marbella). The hotel features 211 twin/double rooms, which are furnished to a good standard. All rooms have a balcony/terrace and have the following features, air conditioning, telephone, satellite TV, radio and mini-bar.
The Westin La Quinta hotel is in a hillside position overlooking the Costa del Sol and features 114 deluxe rooms, 52 Grand Deluxe rooms and 6 suites. All guestrooms feature 25” satellite TV, 3 telephones, air conditioning, minibar, safe, coffee and tea making facilities
Puerto Banus has a wide range of exclusive developments and apartments, penthouses and villas, just metres from the Mediterranean Sea, and there are a host of Spanish estate agents in the area with an outstanding variety of luxury property.
The property here is some of the most expensive anywhere in the world. For an apartment in Puerto Banus you could expect to pay in excess of 250,000 euros, and for a villa, in excess of 350,000 euros.
Other local popular tourist destinations that are worth visiting, with miles of beautiful sandy beaches and a host of facilities, Torremolinos, Benalmadena, Malaga, Fuengirola, Marbella and Mijas.