Beaches in Marbella and Puerto Banus

Marbella and Puerto Banus beaches

Marbella beaches are 26, featuring Pinillo beach and Fontanilla beach. Below you can find two of the most important beaches in Marbella.

There are many beaches for every taste, from not crowded and nudists beaches in Marbella to the most popular beaches where taking sun baths. We are sure you will enjoy Marbella beaches.

Most of the beaches have showers and public services, observation towers, water rescue services and first aid, there is also a monitoring of beaches during the summer.

  • Guadalmina beach in Marbella
    For its location and characteristics it is situated in proximity to the urban center of San Pedro de Alcantara, next to the Guadalmina urbanization, it is a beach with a length of 1,600 m. and an average width of 30 m, consisting of thick golden sand typical of the Mediterranean area.
    For its use can it can be qualified as a tourist beach with an average occupancy level, there are water sports like windsurfing, pedal boats, jet ski, etc.. ... Among the services available is the Hotel Guadalmina in Marbella, which is a four stars hotel. Two beach beach club and two bars with many hammocks as is usual in Malaga. In its surroundings are situated the Vaults, historic ruins of the third century, locked in an archaeological protection zone .
    The water status is GOOD, awarded since 1992 with the Blue Flag. There is a munincipal cleaning service for Guadalmina beach.
  • Linda vista beach
    It is situated close to the urban center of San Pedro de Alcantara, next to the village Linda Vista, this is a beach with a length of 550 m. and an average width of 40 m, composed of thick golden sand typical of the Mediterranean area.
    Tourist beach with high occupancy rate, there are water sports like windsurfing, pedal boats and jet skis, etc.. Among the services available there are two beach clubs and a snack bar. On its north there is an archaeological site where you can visit the sites of the Paleo-Christian Basilic of Vega del Mar.
    The water status is GOOD, awarded since 1992 with the Blue Flag. There is a municipal cleaning service for Linda Vista beach.
    There are many beaches for every taste, from not crowded beaches, nudists beaches to the most popular beaches where taking baths of sun. We are sure you will enjoy Marbella beaches.
  • San Pedro Alcantara beach
    For the location and characteristics it is situated in the town of San Pedro de Alcantara, it is a beach with a length of 1,000 m. and an average width of 35 m, consisting of black sand and rocks.
    We can qualify the beach as a tourist beach in average occupancy level in her activities are water sports like windsurfing, jet skiing, pedal boats and so on.
    Among the services available are included a newly built promenade along the entire length of the beach, and six beach restaurants with sun beds, and a beach club with swimming pool and paddle tennis court, playground.
    The water status is VERY GOOD, awarded since 1992 with the Blue Flag. There is a municipal cleaning service for San Pedro beach.
  • Cortijo Blanco beach
    It is situated in proximity to the urban center of San Pedro de Alcantara, next to the urbanization Cortijo Blanco, Guadaiza riverside. Its length is 1,000 m. and an average width of 30 m. It consists of golden sand and pebbles from its proximity to river.
    Beach with a low occupancy rate. It is next to the Hotel Cortijo Blanco, Pueblo Andaluz and Hotel Alcotán, with a beach club.
    Beach with few public services, but provides for monitoring, aquatic rescue services and first aid during the summer. The water status is GOOD, awarded since 1992 with the Blue Flag. There is a munincipal cleaning service for San Pedro beach.
  • Puerto Banus beach
    Located in the town of Nueva Andalucía, to the east of the Marina Banus, has a length of 1,000 m. and an average width of 50 meters, it is composed of golden sand typical of the Mediterranean area.
    Puerto Banus beach can be qualified as a tourist beach with a high occupancy rate, there are many water sports activities you can practice like windsurfing, jet skiing, pedal boats and so on. Among its facilities are four beach restaurants with sun beds.
    Beach showers and public services available, rubbish bins, observation towers, maritime rescue service and first aid, there is an active monitoring of beaches during the summer.
  • Rio Verde beach
    Located in the area of urbanization Green River, beside the river of the same name, is a beach with a length of 1,200 m. and an average width of 30 meters, consisting of black gravel from mostly the Verde River. In its proximity are the remains of a Hispano Roman villa from the first century, known as the Villa Romana de Rio Verde.
    Tourist beach with an average occupation degree, in Rio Verde beach you can practice water sports activities, like in example jet skis, pedal boats, windsurfing, etc.. Among the facilities available is the Coral Beach Hotel, a four star hotel in Marbella, there is also a beach club and three beach restaurants.
    This beach has showers and public services, rubbish bins, the surveillance in the summer, sea rescue and first aid.
  • Ancon beach in Marbella
    Next to the village El Ancon, it is a beach with a length of 900 m. and an average width of 20 m. It consists of medium-grained golden sand.
    Tourist beach with a low occupancy rate. Among its facilities are two beach bars.
    The water status is GOOD, municipal cleaning service and has has showers and public utilities, bins, municipal surveillance, sea rescue services and first aid during the summer.
  • Nagüeles beach
    Located next to Marbella Golden Mile, next to the Marbella Club village; it is a beach with a length of 800 m. and an average width of 50 m. Composed of golden sand,the beach is flanked by a recently built promenade.
    Can be considered as a tourist beach with an average occupation, many sports on this beach, including windsurfing, pedal boats, jet skis, etc.. Among its facilities there are two of the most representative hotels in Marbella, Hotel Puente Romano and Marbella Club Hotel, 4 star, as well as two beach club and a beach bar.
  • Casa Blanca beach
    Casa Blanca beach is a beach with a length of 2,000 meters and an average width of 45 m, consisting of golden sand. It is flanked by a pedestrian promenade of recent construction.
    It can be considered a tourist beach with an average occupation, there are many water sport activities you could practice like windsurfing, pedal boats, jet skis, etc.. There are also six beach restaurants with sun beds.
    The water status is GOOD, there is a municipal cleaning service with showers and public utilities, bins, municipal surveillance, sea rescue services and first aid during the summer.
  • Fontanilla beach
    Next to Puerto Banus, is 1 Km. long with an average width of 30 m. It presents a high grade of occupation and owns a promenade. It has surveillance equipment, Local Police, as the Red Cross and rescue team. The accesses may be on foot, by car (with parking) or bus.
    Can be considered a tourist beach with a high occupancy rate, there are pedal boats nautical activities as well as ten beach restaurants with hammocks.
    The water status is GOOD. It has a tourist office, showers, litter bins, telephone, cleaning service, access gateways, rental umbrellas, hammocks and is possible to practice water sports. 
  • Faro beach in Marbella
    Located to the west of Marbella Marina, has a length of 300 m and an average width of 35 m composed of golden sand native to the area.
    Tourist beach with a high occupancy rate, among the services available are two bars and playground. Beach is public and free.
    The water status is GOOD, this beach has showers and public services, rubbish bins, water rescue service and first aid, there is a municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • Marbella Venus beach
    Venus beach is located in the town of Marbella, to the east of the Puerto Deportivo de Marbella ending from the East on the edge of Arroyo de la Represa, has a length of 500 m. and an average width of 40 m, composed of black sand from regeneration.
    Tourist beach with a high occupancy rate. Among the services available there are three beach restaurants with lots of hammocks and a public playground.
    This beach has showers and public services, an oasis shower, bins, watchtower, service and lifesaving water rescue and first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • Bajandilla beach
    Situated in the town of Marbella, in particular near the fishing port of the town and fishing quarter, has a length of 700 m. and an average width of 35 m, consisting of black sand grain size average.
    Popular tourist beach, with a high occupancy rate. There are three restaurants on the beach with lots of hammocks. The water status is GOOD.
    Equipment and services: this beach has showers and public utilities, paper mills, marine rescue service and first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • Cable beach
    From east of the Fishing Port to the mouth of Rio Real, has a length of 1,300 m. and an average width of 40 m, composed of fine golden sand. It is a tourist beach with a low occupancy rate, there are water sports like windsurfing, pedal boats, jet skis, etc..
    The facilities available are a campsite, and two beach bars with sunbeds.
    The water status is GOOD, there is a municipal cleaning service every day of the year.
    Equipment and services: this beach has its special characteristics a reduced number of showers and public services, limited to the area closest to the fishing port to be the focus area for the bars. Bins available, maritime surveillance service and first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • Pinillo beach
    Fine sand and dune formations. It has 1,650 m. in length and an average width of 15 meters. Presents an average occupancy and moderate swell. Among its services with surveillance equipment, showers, litter bins, cleaning service, access gateways, rental umbrellas, hammocks and water sports. 
    Low occupation beach, located in an area of large houses and green areas, with an average population density. It has a beach bar.
    The water status is GOOD.
    Equipment and services: this beach has few services to be a little urbanized beach however has bins, water and rescue service first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • Monteros beach in Marbella
    Situated in semi-urban area, next to Bahia de Marbella urbanization, with a length of 2,000 m. and an average width of 50 meters, consists of fine golden sand.
    High occupancy rate, it is possible to practice water sports activities like windsurfing, jet skis, pedal boats and so on. In the surroundings there are facilities like the Hotel Los Monteros, a 4 star hotel, two beach restaurants and a beach club.
    The water status is GOOD.
    Equipment and services: this beach has showers and public services, rubbish bins, water-saving service and first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • Del Plier beach
    For its location and characteristics it is situated in semi-urban area, surrounded by low buildings housing developments, has length of 1.900 m.l and an average width of 35 m. It consists of fine golden sand dunes own typology of the area.
    Average grade of occupation, is possible to practice sports such as windsurfing, jet skiing, pedal boats and so on. Among its facilities is the Hotel Pinomar well as eleven beach restaurants and a beach club.
    The water status is GOOD.
    Equipment and services: this beach has showers and public services, rubbish bins, watchtower, first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • Real de Zaragoza beach
    Next to the village of Real Zaragoza, with a length of 1,800 m. and an average width of 50 m. Composed of fine golden sand dunes.
    It has an average occupancy level, you can practice water sports activities like windsurfing, pedal boats, jet skis and so on.
    Beach facilities available: Seven beach bars with their lot of hammocks and the 5 stars Hotel Don Carlos.
    Water status is GOOD.
    Equipment and services: This beach has showers and public services, rubbish bins, watchtower, water-saving service and first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • La vibora beach
    This is a semi-urban beach with a length of 650 m. and an average width of 35 m. It consists of fine golden sand dunes typology typical of the area where is located.
    This beach offers water sports activities like windsurfing, pedal boats, jet skis, etc.. Among the facilities available there are two beach restaurants and a beach club.
    Water status is GOOD.
    Equipment and services: this beach has showers and public services, rubbish bins, water-saving service and first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • Las chapas beach
    Next to Las Chapas village, the beach has a length of 1,000 m. and an average width of 40 m, consists of fine golden sand dune types.
    There is a camping and four beach restaurants.
    Beach quality is GOOD.
    Equipment and services: This beach has showers and public services, rubbish bins, first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • Las Cañas beach
    For its location and characteristics it is situated in semi-urban area, next to the village Marbesa, has a length of 1,200 m. and an average width of 10 m., is a wide sandy beach.
    It consists of fine golden sand and stones For its use can qualify as a tourist beach with a low occupancy rate.
    Among the existing facilities are five bars, three of them with lot of hammocks.
    The water status is very good. The municipal cleaning service carries out the maintenance of the beach both manually and mechanically daily throughout the year.
    Equipment and services: this beach has showers and public services, rubbish bins, water and rescue service first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.
  • Artola beach
    Located in the protected dune landscape known as the Artola Dunes, bordering the Cabopino marina. Its length is 1,500 m. and an average width of 25 m, composed of fine sand from their own system of dunes.
    Artola is a naturist beach in Marbella, where there is one of the prettiest marina on the Costa del Sol, El Puerto de Cabopino, and three beach restaurants and a campsite. In this beach you can rent pedal boats.
    Water status is VERY GOOD.
    Equipment and services: this beach has showers and public services, rubbish bins, watchtower, first aid and municipal surveillance in the summer.
  • Calahonda beach
    Located on the eastern edge of the municipality of Marbella, has a length in the section belonging to Marbella of 900 m. and an average width of 30 m, consisting of golden sand.
    Low occupancy rate, there is a beach bar with many hammocks.
    Water status is GOOD.
    Facilities and services: this beach has showers and public service, water, rescue service first aid and municipal surveillance during the summer.

 

Information about Marbella beaches