Marbella has 27 kilometres of coastline and 24 different beaches:
Guadalmina Beach Located in San Pedro de Alcantara, is a blue flag beach, 1.6 km long and 30 m. wide. Popular for watersports – windsurfing, jet skiing, pedalos, etc. Two beach clubs and two “chiringuitos” (beach restaurants) with sun beds.
San Pedro Beach Located in San Pedro de Alcántara, 1 km long beach and 35 m wide, blue flag. Promenade that extends all along the beach area. 6 beach restaurants with sun beds and one beach club with swimming pool, and paddle tennis court, there is also a children’s playing area on the beach, which is free to use.
Nueva Andalucia Beach Next to Nueva Andalucia and close to Puerto Banus, blue flag and 1.1km long and 30m wide. A busy beach where water sports are available such as windsurfing, jet skiing, pedalos, etc. 4 beach clubs with swimming pools and also six beach restaurants with sun beds.
Puerto Banus Beach West of Puerto Banus, blue flag, 1 km long and 50 m wide. Very busy. 4 beach restaurants with sun beds. Pedestrian promenade.
Rio Verde Beach East of Puerto Banus, blue flag, 1.2 km long beach and 30 m wide. Close by are the remains of a Hispano Roman villa from the 1st century, known as the Rio Verde Roman Villa. Relatively quiet beach club and three beach restaurants.
El Ancon Beach Next to the El Ancon Urbanization, 900 meters long and 20 meters wide. Blue flag beach and very quiet. 2 beach restaurants.
Nagueles Beach On the Golden Mile of Marbella, next to the Marbella Club, 800 meters long and 50 meters wide. Promenade. 2 beach clubs and a beach restaurant. BLUE FLAG
Casa Blanca Beach By the Casa Blanca Urbanization, 2 Km long and 45 m wide we find a pretty blue flag beach with promenade which is relatively quiet.
La Fontanilla Beach Central Marbella next to the Leisure Port, 800 m long and 30 m wide. Promenade. A beautiful blue flag, lively, beach with 10 beach restaurants with sun beds.
El Faro Beach West of the Leisure Port in Marbella, 300 m long and 35 m wide. A busy blue flag beach with 2 beach restaurants as well as children’s games on the beaches.
Venus Beach Close to the Marbella Leisure Port, blue flag beach of 500 m length and 40 meters wide. Busy beach, 3 beach restaurants with sun beds, as well as children’s games on the beach.
Bajadilla Beach C lose to the fishing port, blue flag, 700 m long and 35 m wide. Quite busy – especially with Spanish families, has 3 beach restaurants with sun beds.
Cable Beach A blue flag beach located close to the Fishing Port and the Rio Real River, 1.300 m long and 40 m wide. Relatively quiet with 2 beach restaurants with sun beds.
Pinillo Beach Next in the Los Monteros Hotel area, blue flag beach, 1.5 km long and 30m wide. this is a quiet with 1 beach restaurant.
Los Monteros Beach Blue flag beach next to the Bahia de Marbella Urbanization, 2 km in length and 50 m width. Busy with 2 beach restaurants and a beach club.
Alicate Playa 1.9 km long and 35 m wide, Relatively quiet having 11 beach bars and a beach club. BLUE FLAG
Real de Zaragoza Beach Next to the Real de Zaragoza Urbanization, blue flag beach, 1.8 km long and 50 m wide. Quite busy with 7 beach restaurants with sun beds as well as the five star Don Carlos Hotel and the world famous Nikki Beach Club.
Vibora Beach Near the Rio Vibora, 650 m long and 35 m wide. Quite a busy beach with 2 beach restaurants and a beach club.
Las Chapas Beach In the Las Chapas area, 1 km long and 40 m wide. Relatively quiet with 4 beach restaurants. Playa de las Canas
Artola Beach This beach is situated in a protected sand dune area known as LAS DUNAS DE ARTOLA, next to the Cabopino Marina. 1.5 km long and 25 m wide. This beach is a naturist beach and fairly busy it has 3 beach restaurants
Calahonda Beach On the Eastern limit of the municipality of Marbella, 900 m long and 30 m wide. Quiet. 1 beach restaurant with sun beds.