La Reserva de Marbella is situated on the hillside of the coastal road between Elviria and Cabopino, approximately 2 minutes in both directions. Its a quiet and peaceful area but still full of life all year around due to the many permanent residents living here. Both spanish and northern europeans and especially German's prefers this area. The different zones contains either light or heavy guarded communities with architecture mostly in spanish rustic style. Restaurants, supermarkets, banks,tennis and golf courses can all be found by foot in the neighborhoods and La Reserva de Marbella is not too far off the beach either.