Those who like to disconnect and discover the natural environment can also go down the Guadalmina River. A pair of shoes and a waterproof backpack are recommended to enjoy that beautiful walk that leaves no one indifferent. Its degree of complexity is medium, and it will be necessary to inform yourself before doing it. Although it is highly recommended, especially in summer since in some sections you have to swim sections of 30 – 50 meters.

Where is La Alquería?

La Alquería is located in the municipality of Benahavís and is a stone’s throw from the town of Benahavís, known for its gastronomy and its charming Andalusian streets.

5-10 minutes by car from the center of San Pedro (5Km)
13 minutes by car from Puerto Banús (10Km)
18 minutes by car from Estepona (15Km)
18-23 minutes by car from the center of Marbella (18Km)

Malaga Airport is 55 min away (66 km)

Services in La Alqueria

The Alquería area is lucky to have everything within a couple of minutes by car. Being a residential area, the only business available on foot is the Mercadona Supermarket, which, although it has everything, as there are people who prefer others and to those if you have to get there by car. The same as bars and pharmacies, which are either on the side of the Mediterranean highway (which is only 2 km away) or on the side of the picturesque town of Benahavis (in the opposite direction and only 5 km away). km ), where you will find above all a wide gastronomic offer that is widely recognized. And the route that leads there is beautiful, going up the Guadalmina River.

Mercadona 3 min walk
Carrefour Market 6 min drive
Aldi 7 min drive

Guadalmina 10 min
Diana 10 min
Bel Air 9 min

Banco Sabadell Benahavis ATM 9 min
ATM bank Unicaja Benahavis 9 min
ATM 7 min

TAXI +34 952 86 90 90
LOCAL POLICE +34 952 85 55 44

La Alqueria Restaurants

Being so close to Benahavís and so close to the Autovía del Mediterráneo there is a great variety and for all tastes and budgets.
On the one hand, Benahavis, being a town with mountain characteristics, its gastronomic offer perfectly reflects the typical dishes of this style of town.


La Alcaría de Ramos “Traditional food”

Phone: 952 88 61 78
Address: C. Jazmín, 2, 29688 El Paraíso, Málaga
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El Carnicero 1993 “Specialty in premium quality Angus Beef meats from the United States, Australia and Europe. “
Address: Av. Marqués del Duero, 29, 29688 Cancelada, Málaga
Phone: 952 886 307
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The Garden by La Rosa “Grilled meats and Argentine recipes”
Address: Av. Picos de Europa, 11, 29688 Atalaya, Málaga
Phone: 952 855 769
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Address: C. de la Rosa, 67, Km 167, 29688 El Paraíso, Málaga
Phone: 952 756 755
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Beaches in La Alqueria

La Alquería is situated on the side of the mountain. The closest beaches are Guadalmina and New Golden Mile.

Guadalmina beach has been awarded the blue flag for its cleanliness and good condition on numerous occasions. It is a natural beach and not very crowded, with some beach bars where you can enjoy their typical Mediterranean menus. The Roman baths of Las Bóvedas are still standing, as well as a watchtower from the 16th century, which can be visited.

On the other hand, the beaches located in the New Golden Mile have a lot to offer. Area of ​​exclusive urbanizations attached to the beach, among its lush gardens and subtropical airs make walking along this promenade a delight for all the senses. It is not for nothing that the new Ikos Hotel Resort has decided to invest millions in the New Golden Mile to open one of the most luxurious hotels in Spain.

On the area’s beaches you can practice water sports, including kite-surfing.

Golf in La Alqueria

Atalaya Golf & Country Club
Unlike many other golf courses on the coast, Atalaya Golf was created as a golf club from the beginning and with no real estate development intentions. This heritage means that both members and visitors can enjoy playing golf in a natural environment and without real estate developments interfering with the game.

El Paraiso Golf Club
Designed by the legendary Gary Player in 1973, El Paraiso Golf has long been recognized as one of the best championship courses on the Costa del Sol.

Nestled between La Concha Mountain and the Mediterranean Sea, the course offers a true test of golf for all levels of player, a challenging and enjoyable round guaranteed for visiting golfers and members alike.

Guadalmina Royal Golf Club
After 60 years of history, we would place the Real Club de Golf Guadalmina as one of the great Golf Clubs on the Coast. Thanks to its 2 18-hole courses, we can also welcome visitors.

Among the 1800 members we find 22 different nationalities, being Spanish, English and Scandinavian predominant.

Marbella Club Golf Resort
The Marbella Club Hotel is proud to present its 18-hole Golf Course, designed by Dave Thomas. Located between the mountains of Benahavis, this golf course enjoys spectacular views of Gibraltar, the African coast, the Mediterranean Sea and the surrounding mountains.

Alferini Golf
Integrating a wide variety of features and natural hazards, Alferini Golf is the most challenging of Villa Padierna’s three courses: 6’641m of pure golfing indulgence as you bask in beautiful, blissfully tranquil surroundings. Alferini Golf is the course chosen by professionals and triple A players (amateurs with an aspirational attitude).

Villa Padierna Golf Club
Beautifully integrated into the natural setting of the Costa del Sol and caressed by the Mediterranean breeze, the magnificent facilities of Villa Padierna pay homage to the game and delight with unparalleled service and genuine hospitality. Play three 18-hole golf courses that are challenging and enjoyable for players of all ages and abilities.

Villas for rent in La Alquería

Villa Michaela – Luxury Modern 4 bedroom Villa

Luxury Villa in New Golden Mile, La Alqueria · 4 bedrooms · 4.5 bathrooms · Sleeps 10

Villa Miles – Modern 5 bedroom Villa

Luxury Villa in New Golden Mile, El Paraiso · 5 bedrooms · 5.5 bathrooms · Sleeps 10

Villa Mocca – Modern villa with 8 bedrooms

Villa Mocca - Modern villa with 8 bedrooms · 6.5 bathrooms · Sleeps 18

Villa Oliva - Modern pool area with jacuzzi in Marbella

Villa Oliva – Modern 8 bedroom Villa with Panoramic Views

Villa Oliva - Villa with Panoramic Views · 8 bedrooms · Sleeps 18

Villa Paraiso – Beachfront villa in New Golden Mile

Modern Beachfront Villa in New Golden Mile · 5 bedrooms · 6 bathrooms · Sleeps 10

Villa Roma -Luxurious villa with 6 bedrooms

Villa Roma - Luxury villa with 6 Bedrooms · 6.5 bathrooms · 12 guest

Villa Aqua – Golf Front Modern villa with sea views

Villa Aqua - Luxurious and modern villa in Marbella with panoramic sea views · 5 bedroom · 5.5 bathroom · 10 guest