La Zagaleta is a gated estate residential, and without doubt the most luxurious residential area on the coast. It is quite large and situated on the hillside of the town San Pedro de Alcántara and Marbella, in the municipal district of Benahavís. It is situated approximately 400m above sea level and less than 10 kilometres away from the coastline. La Zagaleta estate is surrounded by almost 900 hectars of is own nature reserve and benefits stunning views of the mountains of Ronda as well as the Mediterranean sea, Gibraltar and on a clear day Africa. All the properties situated here are built on plots set in a tranquil, natural spot, integrated harmoniously into the fascinating countryside which surrounds the whole estate.
La Zagaleta is very shut and only a legit reason will let you enter the estate, in other words it offers a very high level of security, privacy and exclusivity. It is known to be one of the prettiest and most luxurious urbanisations in Europe, and the estate has collected many awards through the years. The combination of the mild climate of Southern Spain, the beach, the contrast of the mountainous landscape makes the living on this estate particularly pleasant. Since it is located next to one of the main roads in the southern Spain, it has easy access to all of the major towns on the Costa del Sol, and for small day trips, residents find the cultural cities like Sevilla, Córdoba and Granada easy reached.
If you find your self inside La Zagaleta one will quickly understand that in this area "only the best is good enough". The properties are built to the highest standards and are located in an incomparable natural setting with two 18-hole golf courses and private facilities for members only, offering a high level of privacy and the best security services the coast has to offer.