Costabella, located next to Chapas Playa, is a stunning beachside area located just a couple of kilometres east of Marbella. The area can be found close to El Rosario, and is between the popular towns of Elviria and Los Monteros.
Costabella, as well as other small towns in that same area, is of course famed for its incredible beaches. They are known to be some of the best beaches on the Costa del Sol, and are perfect for family days out.
Although Las Flores Beach Restaurant is most likely the more well-known eatery in the area, Costabella is home to another great beach restaurant, offering relaxed cuisine right on the Mediterranean.
Even though Costabella is on the tourist-packed Costa del Sol, it has more residents living there year-round compared to other towns in the area. Even still, the town provides and intimate atmosphere and a thriving social community.
Amenities such as supermarkets, banks, medical centres, bakeries, and of course golf courses, can be found in the nearby area. Also not so far away is the Costa del Sol Hospital, which is government-funded.
The area is great for families as several excellent private and international schools can be found close by. For sporting facilities, El Casco tennis club can be found just minutes away in El Rosario. Also nearby is the 5* Don Carlos Hotel, which also boasts its own world-class tennis facility. Funny Beach Marbella is just a short drive and they have endless activities for all ages, including karting and paragliding.