The Urban Villa


Family Friendly Beaches

There are beaches all the way along the coast, so it would be almost impossible to list them all, but here is a summary of the most suitable beaches for the youngsters:

Trocadero Beach

In the heart of Marbella’s Golden Mile, the Moroccan-inspired Trocadero Beach is relaxed and cosmopolitan. Enjoy delicious lunches and superb suppers at the water’s edge, featuring lots of fresh cuisine with a Spanish twist.

Open from June to October, but weekends are very busy so reservations recommended.

Address: Trocadero Beach, Playa de la Carolina, Paseo Maritimo, Marbella.
Tel: 610 704 144.

This group now has 5 venues in total from Rio Real to Sotogrande which have African Lodge themes and are beautiful restaurants, bars and beach clubs which are relaxed and chic. Check out their website to see all the options

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Guadalmina Beach, Marbella

This two-kilometre long sandy beach next to the Guadalmina urbanization is clean, stone-free and suitable for all age groups. With a pleasant promenade and garden alongside it’s great to walk along and there are a couple of designated play areas, as well as a couple of beach bars to get that all-important ice cream.

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Cristo Beach, Estepona

Just five minutes west of Estepona port, to the west of the town centre, the El Cristo beach of Estepona is one of the top beaches along the Costa del Sol. The shallow water here makes it a popular weekend destination for families with little ones who want to paddle, swim or snorkel.

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Hippo Beach, El Rosario, Marbella

Located in one of the high profile residential areas of Marbella, the El Rosario, Hippo beach is wide and the water is shallow, making it ideal for kids to play in the sea. There is parking right next to the beach, and the funky beach shack bar serves burgers, pizzas, hot dogs, and more. You will also find sun beds, pedalos and more for hire.

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Puerto Banus Beach

10 minutes away from The Urban Villa – Boutique Hotel Marbella.

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Playa Las Chapas

11 minutes away from The Urban Villa – Boutique Hotel Marbella.

Our small luxury hotel is ready to welcome you and make your holiday in Marbella perfect, with a wonderful mix of relaxation and tranquillity and all these great things to do within easy reach. We can arrange taxis to transport you so you don’t have to worry about the drive. If you need any advice on what beach club will be best for you please just ask, we’re happy to help.

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