Sierra Blanca


Living in Sierra Blanca: lifestyle, things to do and benefits

When it comes to the best areas to live in Marbella, Sierra Blanca, a luxury residential area on the slopes of the La Concha mountain, is without a doubt one of the best places to live. Surrounded by a green and mountainous landscape, with large natural areas and exclusive villas of modern or traditional design, Sierra Blanca is one of the top places to live on the Costa del Sol.

There are few places on the Costa del Sol and in the world like Sierra Blanca, home to some of Marbella’s most luxurious mansions and world-class nightclubs such as Starlite. In fact, the area is known as the ‘Beverly Hills of Spain’. 

Where is Sierra Blanca located?

Sierra Blanca is located in the foothills of La Concha, in the upper part of Marbella, north of the Golden Mile and the AP-7 toll motorway and some 300 metres above sea level. It borders Nagüeles, another of Marbella’s most exclusive districts of high-end villas and flats, and is within easy reach of Marbella Centro and Puerto Banús, just a few minutes’ drive away.

Why live in Sierra Blanca?

Sierra Blanca is a high luxury urbanisation that is only accessible to a fortunate few. To live there is synonymous with first-class living. This area stands out for offering its residents an idyllic natural environment, an authentic green lung on the Costa del Sol, an excellent quality of life, efficient security, as the area is heavily guarded 24 hours a day, and providing absolute privacy. 

Sierra Blanca is not only known for its stunning scenery and exclusive properties, but also for its first-class facilities. It is home to Swans International School, one of the best public schools on the Costa del Sol, offering an exceptional education in an international environment. 

For golf enthusiasts, Sierra Blanca is home to Monte Paraiso Golf, the closest golf course to the centre of Marbella, with 9 holes and 3 pars. The area is also home to the Buchinger Wilhelmi clinic in Marbella, which offers wellness and health services.

On the other hand, it is worth mentioning that it enjoys a unique and pleasant microclimate, thanks to its location on the southern slopes of the La Concha mountain.

Camojan Waterfall

Bordering Sierra Blanca to the east is one of the most prestigious and luxurious urbanisations in Marbella and the Costa del Sol: Cascada de Camojan, named after the waterfall of crystalline waters that is located within the urbanisation itself. 

Cascada de Camojan distinguishes itself as a premier residential enclave of luxury villas set on enormous plots that guarantee privacy and exclusivity. With a prestigious reputation, this gated and secure community offers luxury facilities that raise the standard of living to exceptional levels. Here, residents enjoy an unrivalled lifestyle marked by tranquillity, comfort and security.

Benefits of living in Sierra Blanca

To sum up, these are the advantages and benefits of living permanently or sporadically in Sierra Blanca, one of the most exclusive areas of Marbella and the Costa del Sol.

  • Privileged location
  • High-end lifestyle
  • Spectacular views
  • Peace of mind and security
  • Well-kept environment
  • Quality of properties
  • Exclusive urbanisation
  • Strong market demand
  • Excellent educational and recreational facilities
  • High real estate profitability

What to do in Sierra Blanca

Sierra Blanca is the perfect residential complex for those looking for the perfect balance between tranquillity and activity. All this located in a privileged environment that allows a unique connection with nature and with other places in Marbella and the Costa del Sol.

These are just some of the activities and amenities that can be enjoyed in Sierra Blanca, the “Beverly Hills of Spain”.

Parque Nagüeles

Just a 10 minute walk away, this park offers the perfect opportunity to enjoy a day out with the family. It has barbecue areas, outdoor fitness equipment, a restaurant, a paintball area and a beautiful forest ideal for unwinding and relaxing. There is also a special area for children and a small animal farm, and summer and weekend camps are held here, making it an ideal place for the little ones.

Hiking in La Concha

Thanks to Sierra Blanca’s proximity to the mountain range, hiking enthusiasts will find perfect routes, such as La Concha. This route is suitable for experienced hikers as well as families and pets and offers spectacular views of the region.


Its many pedestrian streets and cycle paths allow residents to enjoy leisurely strolls or more strenuous exercise in a safe environment.

Starlite Festival

During the summer, Sierra Blanca becomes Marbella’s live music capital with the annual Starlite festival. This musical event features world-famous national and international artists, as well as DJ sets that last until late into the night or early morning hours.

Gastronomy and shopping

Just a few minutes from Sierra Blanca, you will find the Golden Mile and Puerto Banús, areas full of restaurants, activities and luxury boutiques. The Golden Mile, just 5 minutes away, is the perfect place to enjoy lunch by the sea or dinner at La Leña by Dani García or Nobu, where haute cuisine and good taste meet.

Sierra Blanca offers a range of options and possibilities to enjoy the Marbella lifestyle in its fullest expression, combining the peace of the surroundings with the vibrant social and cultural life of one of the most exclusive areas of Spain.

Apartment for sale in Sierra Blanca, Costa del Sol

Gorgeous spacious apartment located in the prestigious gated community of Imara, one of the most luxurious developments on the Golden Mile, a few meters from the famous Sierra Blanca. Just 5 minutes driving to the city center and the beach. Elegant entrance hall leads to the spacious living-dining area and fully equipped kitchen open to the living room, (It has a pantry and laundry area as well). The living room area has access to the very large terrace with views of the garden and pool. The apartment has three large bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, each of the bedrooms has access to the terrace and garden. The property gives the feeling of being in a bungalow. The price includes an underground garage and a storage room. The Imara urbanization offers 24-hour security and concierge, and also has year-round maintenance of gardens, swimming pools, common areas and saunas.

1.275.000 €

  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • Built. 200 m2
  • ref#R4776970

Villa for sale in Sierra Blanca, Costa del Sol

This luxurious property located in the prestigious community of Sierra Blanca offers a unique blend of elegance and comfort. The contemporary design of the villa, spread across three levels, features a stunning double-height hall upon entry, setting the tone for the rest of the house. With a total of 7 bedrooms, including two master bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms and panoramic sea views, the house provides ample space for residents and guests alike. The open-concept living spaces on the ground floor seamlessly connect the living room, kitchen, and dining room to a terrace with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors, allowing for plenty of natural light and breathtaking views of the garden and swimming pool. Additional amenities such as a laundry area, garden and spa with a Hamman and sauna, and a heated saltwater pool with panoramic views make this property a true oasis of luxury. With modern technology like underfloor heating and home automation, this house offers both comfort and efficiency, making it a truly exceptional place to call home. Parking and Garage: The property offers convenient vehicle access with a roofed entrance and the capacity to park 6 cars directly accessible to the kitchen. Additionally, there's a huge garage for two cars on the lower level. Technology and Comfort: The house is equipped with modern amenities, including underfloor heating and home automation, enhancing the overall comfort and efficiency of the property.

7.900.000 €

  • 7 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • Built. 780 m2
  • ref#R4599307

Penthouse for sale in Sierra Blanca, Costa del Sol

Welcome to the epitome of luxury living in Sierra Blanca. This exquisite penthouse offers a perfect blend of elegance and serenity, providing an unparalleled living experience. With a generous size of 609m2, a terrace of 187 m2, this penthouse boasts a spacious and open-concept living area that is flooded with natural light, thanks to its high ceilings and large windows. The interior design is nothing short of extraordinary, with premium finishes and attention to detail at every turn. Step out onto the terrace and be captivated by the panoramic views of the sea and mountains, creating a seamless indoor-outdoor living experience. The gourmet kitchen is a culinary enthusiast's dream, equipped with state-of-the-art appliances, ample storage space, and modern cabinetry. The stylish countertops and breakfast bar provide the perfect setting for entertaining guests or enjoying a quiet meal at home. The penthouse features two luxurious master bedrooms, each with its own en-suite bathroom, walk-in closets, and stunning views. Privacy and comfort are paramount in these master retreats. Additionally, there are two more spacious bedrooms, each with its own en-suite bathroom, perfect for accommodating guests or creating a home office. The highlight of this penthouse is undoubtedly the expansive terrace, offering 186 m2 of outdoor space. Take in the breathtaking views of the sea and mountains while enjoying moments of relaxation, sunbathing, or al fresco dining. The terrace also presents the opportunity to create a stunning outdoor entertainment area, perfect for hosting gatherings and creating lasting memories. Residents of this penthouse will also have access to 24/7 security services, ensuring peace of mind. The communal facilities, including swimming pools, a gym, and a spa, provide additional amenities for a luxurious lifestyle. The well-maintained gardens and common areas add to the overall ambiance of the property. Located in the prestigious neighborhood of Sierra Blanca, this penthouse offers close proximity to amenities, schools, and entertainment options. The beach and nearby attractions are easily accessible, making it an ideal location for those seeking both tranquility and convenience. In conclusion, this luxurious penthouse in Sierra Blanca is a true masterpiece, offering elegance, serenity, and an unparalleled living experience. Contact us today to learn more or to schedule a viewing of this extraordinary property

4.450.000 €

  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • Built. 423 m2
  • ref#R4594303