La Virginia, Marbella.
Welcome to urbanization La Virginia, a charming residential area of cobbled squares, fairytale corners, cobbled alleys…and one of the most beautiful corners of Marbella and the entire Costa del Sol. Idyllically charming representation of a Spanish village is very appreciated by international buyers who have brought and refurbished many properties in the last years some of them with sea views. Without a doubt it is an urbanization worth visiting.
One-of-a-kind La Virginia.
La Virginia is a magical urbanization with a unique, gracious styling and intimate place where every alley transports you to the most idyllic Andalusian town, private little cobblestone pathways and squares are lined with beautifully styled Andalusian ‘village houses’ tastefully dabbed. It is a perfect place for those looking for a quiet and relaxing holiday in Marbella or who want to live in a harmonious and peaceful place. It was built in the mid-70s as a refuge of calm and rest for all people who wanted to avoid the hustle and bustle of a city that was in full expansion.
This development of cobbled streets and small fountains in public spaces that consists of 60 homes, all different from each other was designed by the Spanish architect Juan Manuel Figueras as a reminiscent of a typical Andalusian village surround in endless plants, pots and vibrant flowers, full of colour which makes it ideal for taking unparalleled photos.
The owners who reside in this urbanization form a bohemian and harmonious community of neighbours (most of whom are of Belgian nationality) who really take care of and preserve the beauty of every corner of the common, picturesque areas that are so characteristic and so well cared for.
Where is La Virginia?
Tucked up against a slope just just below the AP-7 in the north side, a few hundred metres from the very sough after Marbella’s Golden Mile with numerous luxury services and establishments around, the promenade and beaches lies La Virginia, an idyllically charming representation of a Spanish village.
This urbanization with very easy access to highway (which makes it well connected to Puerto Banús and the rest of the activities you can find in the Costa del Sol) is a few minutes drive from the centre of Marbella. The very well maintained urbanization of La Virginia boast gardens full of flowers where you can sit and enjoy peace or just strolling around, is perfect to enjoy a family vacation.
An established and cherished community within the heart of Marbella.
When we say that Urbanization La Virginia is a small town, it is not an exaggeration, here we find a fine restaurant, a stylish bar, a corner shop and even a lovely chapel. The urbanization La Virginia even has its own cozy chapel surrounded by a beautiful natural landscape, and numerous streets and fountains with an Andalusian style, perfect place for those looking for a unique and unforgettable experience, where you can celebrate small events, such as intimate weddings, but with a lot of charm.
Does La Virginia have Restaurants?
If you don’t want to go out, there is also a restaurant located in the middle of the urbanization that has been open for more than 30 years and is known by all the inhabitants of Marbella. It offers typical Spanish food (especially with typical Andalusian dishes) and adapted to the tastes of the neighbours. The restaurant walls are full of colorful flowers and fountains that give a relaxing and unique atmosphere. Eating in this venue is a real wonder
Is La Virginia a secure urbanization?
The Virginia is a very safe complex ideal for those looking for a relaxed place to spend the holidays or as a second residence due to its location in one of the quietest areas of Marbella, also has a a security guard in its facilities.
What to do in La Virginia?
The urbanization La Virginia is a peaceful oasis, very nice and quiet place that even has its own annual events. In early December and spring, there are “mercadillos” held through the picturesque streets of the urbanization where you can buy local and artisan products. The stalls are varied and there is everything from home décor material to souvenirs. It’s a good place to hang out with family and friends and walking around its Street to get to know the neighbors. A real relaxing experience where you will find: beautifull flowered streets with benches, small altars and statues in many corners, fountains with fishes,…
Is La Virginia Family Friendly?
La Virginia is perfect for Children. This cozy urbanisation may have children running around with no risks of cars. With Schools very close such as: La Latina, Swans Schools, or nurseries such as: Marbella Party, Moonlighting. Its village-like layout engendering a sense of community that is hard to find in most residential urbanizations.
For an higher age, We have bilingual Marbella International University Center, an excellent university that offers degrees in: International Business, Political Science, Communication and Advertising and Marketing.
How are the Town Houses of La Virginia Urbanization?
This Andalusian-style village comprises 60 homes with a very traditional and Mediterranean look, all totally different from each other, built with natural materials, such as: wood carpentry and marquetry, terracotta floors, Arabic-style tiles, marble and white lime walls all this make the properties more fresh during warm months remains one of the most highly sought after and exclusive residential areas in Marbella. Its tasteful design has created a privileged living environment that draws especially those with an eye for detail, if you like the the Mediterranean aesthetic and Andalusian style, urbanization La Virginia is your place. In the last years many homes of this sough-after urbanization has been renovated and refurbished.
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