Nueva Andalucia is the name of a large estate in the municipality of Marbella, bounded by the rivers Rio Verde in the east and Rio Guadaiza in the west. It is probably one of the best luxury residential areas of Marbella, privilegedly located between sea and mountains.
Although the name may be less well known, Nueva Andalucia is closely linked with two major brands of Marbella: Puerto Banus, situated a few meters away on the coast and the Golf Valley, as the residential area is built around some of the best golf courses in Marbella such as Los Naranjos, Las Brisas or Aloha Golf; there are furthermore situated other Golf courses like La Quinta o Los Arqueros only a few kilometres away.
As much as is the bustling Puerto Banus at one end, so is the haven of peace in Nueva Andalucia on the other. The residential covers an area of large mansions, villas and apartments designed in traditional Andalusian-Mediterranean style and has two reservoirs and wonderful views over the mountains and the Mediterranean Sea.
Certainly it’s a very privileged place to live and as such it has supermarkets, restaurants, a shopping centre, gymnasiums, schools, doctor, post office, library, sports centre, bullring, Botanic Garden El Angel and even its own Casino.
The beach El Duque belongs to Nueva Andalucia, is located just west of Puerto Banus and is considered one of the most popular beaches of Marbella. At this beach is also located the well-known Ocean Club.