Holiday Apartments in Puerto de la Duquesa
Puerto de la Duquesa really is Costa del Sol’s best-kept secret. Although within easy reach of the airports—Malaga (40 minutes), Gibraltar (30 minutes), and Jerez (one hour)—La Duquesa seems like a thousand miles away from the throng of the holiday resorts, and it offers an unparalleled quality of life in Southern Spain. Puerto de la Duquesa.
La Duquesa enjoys an advantageous location to the west of cosmopolitan Marbella—sometimes called “the Other Costa del Sol.” The essence of this location is that the area retains a vast amount of unspoiled natural scenery and authentic local character, while sharing the fantastic climate and all the excellent services and infrastructure of the rest of the Costa del Sol.
The beautiful port of La Duquesa offers full marina services for boating enthusiasts, as well as a myriad of attractions for those whose interests lie beyond the water. The attractive promenades encircling the port offer a variety of restaurants, cafes and intimate bars where relaxation is the key.
The vast choice of eating and drinking options include French, Italian, Chinese, Indian, Thai, and, of course, Spanish—with fresh, local fish. Numerous services and grocers are also on hand. Two nights a week the port hosts a unique Crafts Market, popular with the local residents as well as visitors. Whether it’s miles of pristine beaches (many earning the European Blue Flag for cleanliness) or rugged mountains packed with wildlife, La Duquesa area offers every type of terrain. And rising virtually up from the beaches, the mountains tuck away their medieval towns like little jewels—the famed White Villages.
Every type of nature recreation is at hand, including even winter and spring skiing only two hours away in Granada.
The result: an ideal balance of relaxed living with easy access to every imaginable amenity. In other words—quality of life.