Quite simply, Marbella has it all. A perfect microclimate, with more hours of sunshine than anywhere else in Europe, but without the extreme heat of the interior. The best restaurants south of Paris, the most stylish and diverse choice of residence, state-of-the-art infrastructure, miles of sandy beaches, a vibrant social life and a magnificent hinterland in which a vast range of sporting and leisure activities can be enjoyed all year round.
AN INCOMPARABLE WAY OF LIVING
Marbella is ideally situated for living the good life, and living it in style. Close to the airports in Málaga and Gibraltar, good road and rail communications, an up-to-date and fully functioning infrastructure and a healthcare system that is the envy of the world. Championship golf courses, art and culture (and shopping as an art form), easy access to the wider world and a tradition of welcoming visitors that goes back to the region’s Moorish past. Its early reputation for luxury tourism has been carefully maintained, making it a place, par excellence, of safe investment opportunities. In short, a destination and a way of life that is truly incomparable.
AN UNFORGETTABLE PLACE
Marbella is located on the southern coast of Andalucía, a region of Spain about the size of Ireland with spectacular landscape and many of the most beautiful and ancient cities in Europe. With a 500-mile coastline that is almost all sandy beaches, this region is now one of the continent’s most popular tourism destinations. And when people come, many of them stay, making it also a prime destination for residential tourism. Spectacular mountain scenery, a culture steeped in history, magnificent cuisine with numerous Michelin starred restaurants and a welcoming and exuberant people: it all makes Andalucía a truly unforgettable place.
A LUXURY LIFESTYLE
Most people decide to live in Marbella because of its lifestyle. No surprise here, because the lives people live in this area, whether as long-time residents or occasional visitors, is quite unique. Diversity is the key, in that one can enjoy life in just about any way one chooses. A sophisticated sporting and leisure industry ensures that one can relax or play on water (fresh or salt), on dry land, in the air, in the mountains or day and night in the urban centres. Or one can forget about organized leisure activities and simply ramble in the low mountains, stroll on the beaches, swim, cycle or do nothing more than sit in a café and watch the world go by.
AN EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY OF LIFE
Living the high life in Marbella is neither difficult nor exceptional. Almost everybody lives it. Browsing through many of the best boutiques and shopping complexes in Europe, living it up in famous nightclubs, eating in gourmet restaurants known throughout Spain, enjoying sparkling cultural events and wild parties: the choice of how to spend one’s time is very wide indeed. Add to this the numerous world-class golf courses, tennis facilities, water sports, paragliding, kite surfing, horse riding, driving quads and skiing in Sierra Nevada, and it becomes clear that Marbella has a quality of life that is exceptional.
AN EXHILARATING ENVIRONMENT
The most desirable part of any Mediterranean town to live in is usually the hills behind it, where peace reigns and nature soothes the soul. And where one can see the sea. Vista Lago Residences is situated in such a location, ideal for enjoying the best of both worlds – a short drive from the buzzing marina of Puerto Banús and only 15 minutes from Marbella town centre. Located in the mountainside estate of Real de La Quinta, its unique position allows for views over Marbella, a lake, mountains, golf courses and the Spanish coastline to Gibraltar, with the continent of Africa beyond. Exhilaration is just a word for many people, but here In Vista Lago, it’s a way of life.