Marbella is home to dozens of excellent beaches ranging from spots that are ideal for families with children to beaches that offer numerous water activities. Some of these beaches offer easy access to boat rentals, which is great if you are exploring the Spanish coastline with a bareboat charter. Everyone has their own favorite beaches in Marbella, here are 5 of ours.
If you are looking for a beach which is located close to the center of Marbella, you should definitely head out to the lovely Bounty Beach. Expect to find a relaxed atmosphere, chilled our music, and reasonably priced drinks at one of the few beach bars.
A small beach located east of the Marbella’s city center, Pinomar Beach is a semi-urbanized spot that is only 300 meters wide. It has moderate waves, making it an ideal place for swimming and scuba diving. If you are looking to get away from all the hustle and bustle of the old town and wish to have some privacy on your vacation, Pinomar Beach is the right place for you.
Playa Del Pinillo (Funny Beach)
If you are on a sailing vacation with kids, Playa Del Pinillo offers a lot of entertainment options for the little ones. There is even a go-karting track which is quite popular among kids. Keep in mind that this beach attracts large crowds of visitors, especially during the summer season and on the weekends.
Las Chapas is a 750 meters long beach that boasts crystal clear waters and beautiful sand. This semi-urban beach gets quite crowded in the summer, but it has all the necessary facilities and amenities for families with children on vacation.
Located on the eastern side of Marbella, Cabopino Beach is well-known for its turquoise waters and clean sand. In case you wish to avoid large crowds of tourists who come here in summer, you can check out the neighboring nudist beach, Dunas de Artola.
Whether you are enjoying an active vacation or planning to spend the whole day at the beach, these Marbella beaches can help you amplify the experience.