Area guide to Los Flamingos, Costa del Sol, Spain : Renowned for its excellent golf courses and lovely sea and mountain views, Los Flamingos is a popular choice for a holiday home on the west side of the Costa del Sol.
Where is Los Flamingos? The development known as Los Flamingos lies almost equidistant between Estepona and Marbella, both of which are about 15 minutes’ drive away. Situated some 3km inland, Los Flamingos is reached via the Cancelada turn-off on the A7 highway. Malaga Airport is around 45 minutes away.
Why buy in Los Flamingos?
Although it isn’t one of the largest developments in this part of the coast, Los Flamingos offers several compelling reasons for those looking for property.
Golfing paradise: Golfers really are spoilt for choice at Los Flamingos with no less than three courses onsite. These include Villa Padierna Golf, an 18-hole course that regularly hosts championship events. Players wishing to venture further afield will find several more courses in nearby Benahavis and El Paraíso, plus those available in Golf Valley in Marbella. Property at Los Flamingos offers golf on your doorstep and by extension, has excellent buy-to-let potential.
Stunning views: The development’s high inland location means views from most of the properties are simply spectacular. The golf courses in particular enjoy commanding vistas of the Mediterranean Sea and the African coast to the south, and the striking Estepona mountains to the north.
Exclusive tranquility: This development is known for its exclusivity and based around Villa Padierna Palace Hotel, the best in Spain and one of just three in the country with a 6-star rating. This air of luxury continues in the amenities available onsite and the properties available to buy. Los Flamingos also offers tranquility and the peace and quiet here make it the ideal place for a relaxing holiday. Here, you can easily join the crowds in Marbella and Puerto Banus, and then get away from it all at your property in Los Flamingos.
High-end development: Space defines Los Flamingos where each complex boasts plenty of space and afford spacious living and communal areas. The development has been designed around wide boulevard-style streets and complexes here offer the high-end specifications you would expect in an area home to one of Europe’s most prestigious hotels.
What can I buy in Los Flamingos?
Frontline golf properties feature heavily at Los Flamingos where there are nine developments, offering apartments, villas and land. Properties are all high-end on gated complexes with stunning communal gardens and other facilities. Many have spectacular sea and/or mountain views. Plots are also available giving buyers the opportunity to build a home to their own specifications and tastes.