Beautiful, international and peaceful are just a few words that characterize the area of Elviria. It is considered the center of Marbella East, thanks to its shopping center, central location, and the fact that it is well-connected. This hidden gem is, rightfully, being discovered and loved by many. The pine trees, white sandy beaches, and neighborly shopping center are just the right ingredients for either a holiday or a long-term stay. In Elviria, you will find both modern, newly-built, and Andalusian style villas and apartments.
The area of Elviria is situated on the long stretch of the Costa del Sol, just outside of the center of Marbella. The beaches are sandy and they are known as one of the best in the Marbella area, and can even grant you a view of Morocco on the other side of the blue water.
When driving up through Elviria, you will find Elviria Hills, an elevated part of the area with stunning views over the Mediterranean Sea. Situated only 3km from the beach, Elviria Hills brings out the best of the urbanization. The golf course and tennis court are beloved places for residents and tourists to spend their time, partly because of the beautiful nature surrounding it. Awarded with a Michelin star in 2005, the restaurant El Lago is the perfect place to take a break from the sports and leisure activities with a cold beverage or to treat yourself to a divine dinner. Its terrace provides a lovely view of the green golf course.
When in Elviria, one has all the needed amenities just around the corner. The area is famous amongst expats and foreign residents, due to the international schools in the area. The English International College, German Hoffman College, and ECOS are perfectly situated in this international community. The shopping center hosts a big supermarket, several restaurants, bars, hairdressers, shops and real estate agencies. The shops and restaurants are within walking distance from the beach and easily accessible by foot and car.
The area is considered a hotspot amongst tourists and the Don Carlos Hotel and Marriot Hotel facilitate their needs. It is for this reason, that the famous Nikki Beach Club has opened their Marbella branch in Elviria.
Elviria is rich in apartment complexes that provide a safe environment and a harmonious feeling. The complexes most often boast a communal swimming pool and well-kept gardens, as well as a private garden or balcony. New developments have been built throughout the years, adding modern-style villas and luxury apartments to the area. The houses in Elviria differ from typical, Spanish townhouses to grand, modern-style villas. The wide variety of architectural styles makes Elviria a beloved location for both foreign and Spanish residents.
Whether it is a penthouse, apartment, or villa, in Elviria Hills a panoramic view is highly common. A balcony or garden to the South provides an outlook over the coastal line and the sea, whilst the North faces towards the Sierra de las Nieves.