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This old neighborhood is full of romance, with narrow, winding cobblestone streets: great for evening strolls.
Pl. Jose Palomo, 29601, Marbella, Spain
+34 952 76 87 60
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All reviews narrow streets orange squash tapas orange trees churros interesting shops the main square shops and restaurants every corner wander around lovely area watch the world worth a visit couple of hours great atmosphere people watching stroll
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I love area of Marbella, it has the nicest little cobbled streets, fantastic little local clothing and ceramic and artisan boutiques and the best little bars and tapas spots! If you want to visit the heart of Marbella then go to the Old Town -...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Roxie_Don
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful, stunning, quaint, loved it. Old narrow streets with some beautiful shops, the square is just stunning, spotless clean. We just fell in love with this part of town.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank thebluedoors
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are in Marbella, don’t miss out on this beautiful area. We adored it. Totally out of season the streets were quiet with only a few shops open especially on Sundays but go for the scenery and atmosphere. The Christmas lights helped with the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sunnymorningsforever
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you go to Marbella don't miss the old town. It is really nice, the white buildings and flowers, nice shop, bars and restaurants, you can't beat strolling arounf the old town, a really nice alternative to the 'new' Marbella.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank phil123-32
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the old town. White buildings and classy shops, restaurants and bars, with winding little streets.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a big area, but a pleasant break from the touristy beach fronts. The old quarter is not large in size but a great way to spend a few hours. Great sidewalk cafes and tapas bars and lots to see. Not much in the way...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank StefanieG1064
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did not expect to see this, always thought Marbella was a just a modern rich man's playground. The old town is superb, beautiful shops and restaurants, lets not forget the Church, inside was stunning. Will definitely be paying another visit. Spain will never cease to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The historic are of Marbella town is perfect for a daytime or evening stroll. It's full of narrow streets with many quirky and stylish boutiques and cafes. In the evening there are many fabulous restaurants with outdoor eating areas to choose from particularly in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 363brendanm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old town Marbella is must visit. Filled with old time charm,finesse. Lined with lot spanish houses,bars and cafes selling high quality tapas. Orange square is must look and beautiful place to walk around at night as its lit up so beautifully. There is 20th century...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rani S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s amazingly quite for being in the center of a town. Beautiful old narrow streets and Spanish houses. Bars and restaurants everywhere. Recommended.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Eugenia A
8 August 2018|
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Response from boodybah | Reviewed this property |
Try the public paid parking: 17,, Calle Juan Ramón Jiménez, 11, 29601 Marbella, Málaga, Spain
26 July 2018|
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Response from paulmM1995MD | Reviewed this property |
The L79 bus from Puerto banus to Marbella old town takes about 20 minutes depending on traffic, it's 9 stops and costs €1.2 per person each way. It's a nice scenic route into the old town to. The cost of a cab is between... More
24 May 2018|
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Response from Cedar32 | Reviewed this property |
According to Google Maps, 22 minutes on foot.