Where is Puerto Banus?
This luxury marina is just off the Golden Mile in Marbella and 10 minutes’ drive away from Marbella city centre itself. Malaga Airport takes around 40 minutes to reach.Puerto Banus’ Wow factor: From its stunning mountain backdrop and panoramic sea views to its attractive Mediterranean village-style architecture, Puerto Banus certainly has wow factor. Add to this some of the world’s most spectacular boats and yachts, and most luxurious boutiques,
Good amenities: Puerto Banus is mostly about boats and as one of southern Europe’s biggest and best marinas, it provides world-class mooring facilities for leisure craft from super yachts to luxury powerboats. After boats this marina resort is about shopping – Puerto Banus is home to a long list of designer boutiques situated on the portside and the avenues behind it. You can also find the large Corte Inglés department store here with its specialist luxury and designer stock. Eating out offers plenty of choices from cheap and cheerful beach bars to the finest dining on the Costa del Sol. In addition, Puerto Banus has a range of onsite services including banks and a post office.
See and be-seen: Puerto Banus attracts celebrities from the world over and is one of the best places in Spain to see and be seen. Designed in the 1960s as an exclusive marina enclave for the European jet set and royal families, Banus now features on the must-visit list for many actors, singers, sports personalities and TV celebrities. Expect to come across many well-known faces in the summer, although you can spot famous people at Puerto Banus all year round.