This gated residential complex with 24-hour security is one of the most sought-after areas to live on the Costa del Sol. Offering views of the sea and the mountains and of course its golf courses. This complex is located around the renowned five-star Anantara Padierna Palace hotel, with its three 18-hole golf courses and its famous SPA.

It is known as the New Golden Mile and is connected to the N 340 Coastal highway and the AP-7 toll road. It is the midpoint between San Pedro de Alcántara and Estepona. Only 3 km from the exit of Cancelada.

If your starting point is Málaga AGP airport, you are approximately a 45-minute drive away on the AP-7 motorway.

Where is Los Flamingos located?

La Flamingos is located in the municipality of Benahavís, a few minutes from the town of Benahavís, widely known for its gastronomy and its beautiful Andalusian streets.

15 minutes by car from Puerto Banús (12Km)
18 minutes by car from Estepona (15Km)
18-23 minutes by car from the center of Marbella (20 km)
Malaga Airport: 49 min 68 km

Services in Los Flamingos

On the way back from the beach, from shopping or visiting somewhere, you should take the opportunity, for example, to go shopping since there is no supermarket in Los Flamingos that you can reach on foot. The same, like Banks or Pharmacies, are found on the Mediterranean highway, just 6 – 8 minutes from Los Flamingos. Hence the area of ​​Los Flamingos is so select and quiet, since it is 100% residential and there are no shops.


Lidl / Mercadona / Supeco 6 min by car


Bel Air 6 min
Benavista 7 min


Unicaja Cancelada ATM 7 min
Santander ATM 12 min

Restaurants in Los Flamingos

Being so close to Benahavís and so close to the Autovía del Mediterraneo 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 towns, such as varied meats. Rabbit, suckling pig, veal or venison, but it also offers all the charm of coastal towns, such as fish and shellfish zarzuela, sole and other exquisite marine species. All in the same town, spread over many restaurants that make this town a true icon of Andalusian cuisine. Benahavís also has a hotel school, the Hispanic-Arab School of Mediterranean diet.

On the other hand and in the direction of the sea we also find, and as expected, a great variety of Restaurants, both on the beach and next to the Mediterranean highway. From international, Asian and Italian food to the most typical Andalusian food, they are only a few kilometers from Los Flamingos.

Although since we are here, we can give ourselves the pleasure of eating at one of the four restaurants that are located inside the Villa Padierna Golf Club: 99 Sushi Bar, La Loggia, Hole 55 and the pleasant By the Sea Beach Club, or having dinner at one of the two bars: Eddy’s Bar and La Pérgola.

Here are just some of the leading restaurants in the Flamingos area:

La Loggia “Mediterranean meals and Italian evenings in an Andalusian setting.”
Phone: 952 88 91 50
Address: Anantara Villa Padierna Palace

99 Sushi Bar Villa Padierna “Authentic Japanese restaurant
Phone: 952 897 916

Tikitano by Besaya “Our menu is the interpretation of the typical Mediterranean cuisine with a touch of “Nouvelle Cuisine“.
Phone: 952 798 449
Address: Urb. Guadalmansa, Autovía del Mediterráneo, KM 164, 29680 Estepona, Málaga
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Salduna Beach “A unique environment with different spaces in which to get lost, while enjoying a Mediterranean fusion cuisine.”
Phone: 952 897 916
Address: Urbanización Dos Hermanas II, 29680 Estepona, Málaga
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Beaches in Los Flamingos

Los Flamingos is located on the side of the mountain. The closest beaches are those of Guadalmansa and El Saladillo.

Guadalmansa beach is the perfect place for people who want to be on a beach without crowds, especially in the months when others are completely packed with residents and tourists. They are natural in nature, perfect for those moments of tranquility and stillness. They are known for their water sports activities such as kite surfing, although not as massive as in Tarifa.

Saladillo beach, apart from its beach bars with Mediterranean offerings, is also one of those beaches to simply be, relax and enjoy the silence and the constant murmur of its waves.

Golf in Los Flamingos

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 Los Flamingos

Villa Flamingo – Luxury modern villa in New Golden Mile

Modern Villa in New Golden Mile · 5+1 bedrooms · 5.5 bathrooms · Sleeps 10

Villa OnE

Modern Villa in New Golden Mile · 5+1 bedrooms · 5.5 bathrooms · Sleeps 10

Villa Nido – New Modern villa with 4 bedrooms

New Modern Villa in Los Flamingos, New Golden Mile · 4 bedrooms · 5.5 bathrooms · Sleeps 8

Villa Resort in Los Flamingos – Two Villas with 9 Bedrooms – Sleep 20 pax

Villa Resort in Los Flamingos, New Golden Mile · 8 bedrooms · 11 bathrooms · Sleeps 20

Villa Feliz – Modern villa with 8 bedrooms in The New Golden Mile

Modern Luxury Villa in Villa Padierna, New Golden Mile · 8 bedrooms · 9.5 bathrooms · Sleeps 18