Rio Real is a beautiful area in Marbella East, just a few minutes away from central Marbella. The area is home to the popular and prestigious golf course of Rio Real Golf
, dominating the landscape. The golf course stretches all the way to the beachfront, one of very few courses with this feature. Most properties for sale in Rio Real surrounds the beautiful golf course. Therefore it is easy to find frontline golf properties for sale. Positioned on a mountain side, the landscape is interesting and diverse, and offers great panoramic views. Initially developed in the early 70's, it was one of the first areas to get developed. Because of that, many properties for sale are built in the charming traditional Andalucian style. The beach of Rio real is among the very best beaches, with white soft sand and amenities close by.
Due to its close location to Marbella centre, all amenities are within a few minutes drive, and access is easy. Towards Los Monteros
there is a plethora of shops, restaurants, cafe's and bars, all within 5 minutes drive. On the beach, property owners in Rio Real can also enjoy high end beach clubs and restaurants. Trocadero Arena
, La Cabane
, Opium Beach Club
and Bono Beach
- all very popular places to spend the day. Because of the many amenities at hand and the beautiful surroundings, Rio Real is very popular among permanent residents. The east side of the area is covered by a large forest which can not be built. A classic and charming location, perfect for both permanent residence, holiday homes or rental property.
Villas for sale in Rio Real often benefits from great views to golf, nature or mountains. As a result, the price many times is relative to the exact location and views. A typical Andalucian style is the norm for most villas for sale, with only a few modern villas. The price for a 4 or 5 bedroom villa begins around 750.000 €, and continues towards 3.000.000 €. The average price for villa for sale in Rio Real is around 1.500.000 €.
Apartments for sale in Rio Real counts for 50% of the properties on the market, and are popular among both golfer and permanent residents. The apartments are larger than average, and often mid to high luxury. The price of a 2 bedroom apartment for sale begins around 250.000 €, and a 3 bedroom around 350.000 €. The most expensive apartments cost around 800.000 €, with the price for a few extraordinary apartments being 1-4.000.000 €. On average, the price for an apartment in Rio Real is around 4-500.000 €.
Townhouses for sale in Rio Real counts for around 10% of the properties for sale, and as a consequence there is only a handful on the market. Prices range from 250-500.000 €, with the average being 350.000 €. Similar to the apartments, the townhouses are generous in its sizes, and as a result very attractive.