Marbella is an amazing city, part of the famous Costa del Sol. It has wonderful beaches, but also many opportunities to do exciting activities during a visit with your friends for a hen party in Marbella. Besides the fact that you can find many beautiful (touristic) hotspots in Marbella, here is a list of hidden hotspots in Marbella you definitely should visit!
Parque de los Enamorados
Translated ‘Lovers’ park’ is a hidden hotspot near the city center of Marbella. Most tourists visit Almeda park and Constitution park, mainly because it is close to the beach. Nevertheless, Parque de Los Enamorados is also surrounded by palm trees, fountains and has a very romantic atmosphere. Visiting the park at night gives an even more magical feeling.
The old town of Marbella
Even though the old town in Marbella could be touristic, there are plenty of hidden hotspots to discover in this part of the center. You will not see any expensive cars or yachts, the old town is called ‘the real Marbella’. Narrow shopping streets, colorful flowers and characteristic bars are very typical for the old town in Marbella. The Orange square is a characteristic square with a lot of shops, bars and restaurants. As soon as you enter the square, you see where the name is coming from. There are plenty of orange trees right in the middle of the square. Shortly, the old town of Marbella is a hidden hotspot worth visiting!
Calle Miraflores Marbella
This hidden neighbourhood is relatively new in Marbella, it exists for less than 50 years. Before that there were just gardens, lawns and big fields. Now Miraflores is a very big residential area with lots of little shops which sell vegetables and fruits, bakery products, delicatessen and have little tapas restaurants. Just wander around this hidden neighbourhood and get inspired.
Tapas at Avenida Miguel Cano
Avenida Miguel Cano in Marbella is a ‘hidden’ restaurant area where you can find the local people of Marbella. A lot of locals are going to one of the pubs and restaurants in this area because of the good food and the relatively good prices. You will not see that many tourists here, so a true hidden hotspot of Marbella.
Ójen, the white village
Another hidden hotspot near the city of Marbella is Ójen, a beautiful village that has typical white houses. It takes only 25 minutes by car from Marbella, or 20 minutes by bus to get to this little village. Most tourists do not know about this hotspot, so you can truly name it a hidden hotspot. Wandering through the characteristic streets and enjoying the peace and silence, not to mention the beautiful view. So if you want to relax for a moment, this is your ideal hidden hotspot near Marbella.
Enjoy your time in Marbella!!!