Buying Property in Calahonda
Calahonda can justifiably be called the centre of the Costa del Sol. It is located half way between Fuengirola and Marbella: two of the most popular towns on the coast.
Calahonda is at the very western end of Mijas Costa, just before Marbella area starts. The coastline here is rugged, and many little coves dot the shoreline. This part of the coast is famous for its pine trees that line both sides of the coast road. Calahonda runs up into the hills that run up into some of the most upspoilt areas on the coast.
This is certainly one of the most popular areas for the British property buyer. Over the years Calahonda has developed greatly and the area has many superb local facilities. There are 4 shopping centres all within the confines of Calahonda. A local market is held here twice a week and the El Zoco commercial area is well known for its range of restuarants, bars and shopping options. Calahonda also has its own golf club and sports club offering tennis and a start of the art gym.
Calahonda has managed to develop a British expat vibe that is totally compatible with the Spanish atmosphere and weather that attracts its visitors and home owners. It is also so easily accessible from Malaga International Airport. Calahonda is a 25 minute drive from the airport, being the first exit off the coastal motorway that runs along the top of the hills.
As you drop down you pass through lovely countryside, exceptional apartment communities into the more residential area of Calahonda itself. Calahonda is an active community all year round. Many different groups are here: The Los Naranjos British Club, Siesta Golf Club, The Norwegian Church to name a few.
Every type of home is available in this area. The largest being apartments. Calahonda has apartment communities to suit all budgets and styles. From traditional designs through to very modern. Prices start at around the €125,000 for a 2 bedroom apartment. The apartments towards the top of the hill offer stunning views across the Mediterranean to Africa: and Gibraltar can be seen.
There are also many villas and townhouse to be found. Most in mature grounds and offering great value for money. A new townhouse project has just been released with modern houses at incredible prices, all within easy walking distance of the amenities.
Marbella Property Consultants have watched this area develop over the last 30 years and it has so much to offer for thhose looking for that special home in the sun. Come and discover the many great property options and the easy lifestyle of Calahonda.