Benahavis has a reputation for being one of the most gorgeous towns this region has to offer. If you go there, you will see why. There are many factors that contribute to this, not least of which is the lush greenery and mountains it is set amidst. The picture perfect scenery is one of the major draws, and fortunately for those wanting a piece of it, so are the many beautiful properties for sale in Benahavis.
The vibe in this town is alluring at all hours of the day. The tranquil, easy-going days turn into refreshingly atmospheric evenings; on every day of the week people venture out to mingle with the community, satiate their hunger and spend some time relaxing on restaurant patios under the stars. If you ever managed to get bored of that, the town’s close proximity to Puerto Banus makes it simple to make the short (7km) journey into the heart of the city.
Fine dining doesn’t get much finer
Benahavis is an excellent choice for lovers of fine dining. People flock here for the multitude of culinary delights alone, and the town doesn’t have too many rivals in this regard. You can find everything from pizza places, to grills, tavernas and of course traditional tapas.
There are plenty of upmarket bars for you to savour the local wine selections, but you won’t find any noise pollution here. That means there aren’t and pumping nightclubs or raucous bars – fortunately for residents of this picturesque pueblo, it’s a little more sophisticated than that.
Those looking for something more traditionally English in terms of food or drink can jump in the car and head to the nearby Diana Park commercial centre.
Nature is in its element in Benahavis
Despite it’s popularity, Benahavis is also well-loved for its tranquility. The quaint, winding streets are incredibly well kept and maintain their air of calm whatever the season. There is plenty of nature around this town, include pretty parks and gardens. Benahavis has a few surprises, if you’re happy to explore; you’ll find giant boulders along the riverbed, peppered with plunge pools that call to you even in the coolest of weathers.
This town is a great spot for hikers who love to look upon the rocky cliff faces and mountain paths as a challenge. They’ve got an abundance of choice and can spend hours upon hours discovering what the nature around Benahavis has to offer. Outdoors fans of all kinds know their bread is buttered in this town; here you can find everything from sports facilities to golf clubs in the vicinity. It’s a stone’s throw from Selwo Safari Park too.
The glorious climate beckons to expats from all over the world
Speaking of weather: with its position on the Sunshine Coast, Benahavís is another town that soaks up the glorious Mediterranean rays for around 300 days each year. We get even more sunshine than the Canary Islands!
Benahavis is a top choice for many expats, from singletons to couples and families; here you can find people from all walks of life, so it’s incredibly easy to immerse oneself in the local community. The town is home to many creative types who fill the local galleries and craft stores with their creations. As you might expect, chefs are also very much at home here.
Benahavis isn’t just an expat haven though; it’s also home to many locals who happily reside in the many stylish apartment complexes, villas and townhouses.
All the necessary amenities are covered
You can ensure your children’s educational and healthcare requirements are met by driving to one of the many bilingual schools and hospitals situated within a few miles of the town. Likewise, it’s only a quarter of an hour’s drive to the larger supermarkets and clothes shops… the perfect excuse to head into the city!
At Paradise Marbella we always keep one eye on beautiful Benahavis. We always bring our clients the best of the Costa del Sol properties for sale, and Benahavis never lets us down. This fabulous property located in the prestigious area of La Heredia is no different. It has four spacious bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and en-suite bathrooms, so there is plenty of room for all the family… and any guests you may care to invite!
The fully fitted and well-equipped kitchen ensures your catering runs as smoothly as possible; it boasts top quality appliances and plenty of space to cook up a storm. This home can also offer its lucky owner several terraces, a large living room and a dining room.
Chose this one, and you’ll awaken daily to stunning sea and mountain views; what’s more, you’ll only need to drive for ten minutes to get to the lovely Puerto Banus. Still have questions? As it happens, we’re all ears.