Sotogrande luxury summer resort in Spain. Sotogrande, is considered one of the most prestigious residential areas in Europe and a luxury tourist destination; but unlike others, it also offers miles of beaches, protected nature, lush residential areas and countless sports and recreational facilities. The privileged location of Sotogrande, just half an hour’s drive from the cosmopolitan centres of Marbella and Puerto Banus, it is surrounded by cork oak forests, sandy beaches and stunning world-class golf courses. Talent Academy – Sotogrande Camps is located within this large area of natural parks, such as the extensive los Alcornocales reserve, located northwest of Sotogrande, which even has its own protected natural space: the Sotogrande Natural Park.
Sotogrande was founded in the early 1960s by developers who aspired to become one of the best resorts in the world, one of the most elegant. Today the urbanization has met these high expectations and attracts new residents due to its landscapes, facilities, its famous marina and the international sporting events it hosts. As Sotogrande has grown over the years, it has been taking in strict building controls that guarantee a low density of building and respect for the natural beauty of its privileged environment. Sotogrande also has access to a variety of high-end restaurants, designer shops and world-class services. Without having to go through traffic jams and crowded roads to get there and the weather is wonderful for most of the year.
We have drawn up a small list with everything you can do and see in Sotogrande; like our Campers do too!!
Sotogrande luxury summer resort in Spain
The jetty of this luxury urbanization, reminiscent of a small Venice. The port area has many restaurants and shops that keep the area active all year round.
Just outside the Port of Sotogrande you can rest in the sun on the wonderful beaches nearby and beach clubs such as El Octógono and the Trocadero, summer hot spots with a fantastic atmosphere, seaside pools and elegant bars and restaurants; as well as countless beach bars of all kinds.
Located in Ribera del Marlín, in front of the port boats you will find a multitude of shops and stalls day and night, where everything is sold: clothes, ceramics, decorative items, accessories… And on Sundays a big flea market.
In Sotogrande you have a lot to choose from with so many interesting towns and cities within driving distance; Gibraltar, Tarifa, Marbella, Ronda, Malaga. If you like whales and dolphins, you can take a boat trip to go in search of them or if you prefer nature, exciting horseback riding or cycling routes.
Sotogrande could be classified as the ideal site for sports lovers, offering a variety of sports activities with top-notch facilities. These sports include golf, polo, sailing, tennis, paddle tennis, cycling and a variety of equestrian sports.
Golf fans have a number of options to choose from in Sotogrande as it certainly has some of the best golf courses in Spain, even a couple of them have been voted in recent years as the best in the world. Among the most important are: Valderrama Golf Club, Real Sotogrande Golf Club, La Cañada Golf Club, La Reserva and Almenara Golf.
If you are attracted to the sea, head to the marina of Sotogrande, where its sailing and sailing club offers a wide range of water activities and charter services. From kayaking and kitesurfing to wakeboarding and diving,
Water sports fans will find in Sotogrande the ideal enclave to practice their favorite sports and even attend the celebration of regattas.
Horse riding is one of the best ways to explore the beautiful surroundings of Sotogrande and we are lucky to have the wonderful Finca Alcaidesa, our Camp facilities, where you can ride in an impressive setting, with more than 1,500 hectares where you can see mountain goats, boars or foxes in the middle of nature while galloping among centuries-old pines and cork oak forests. If you are fond of horses, Sotogrande has facilities for the practice of all equestrian disciplines.
Another option within The Range of Possibilities of Sotogrande is El Santa María Polo Club, one of the most important and prestigious polo clubs in the world. The club has grown in both size and reputation and each year attracts thousands of polo fans and international players to their important competitions.
Hiking, cycling or walking
The wide streets of Sotogrande and the architecture of its well-kept houses make Sotogrande a magnificent place to walk. With wonderful routes that intersect the natural areas of Sotogrande or beautiful places inland.
Sotogrande is exclusivity, sport, beach, good weather, infinity of recreational activities, shopping, culture, tradition, known as one of the best resorts in europe…. Is it or is not the idyllic place?
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