Sotogrande areas, where to live?


Sotogrande is permanent home for around 2.500 residents, and in summer these numbers rise to over 10.000 as many properties are used as holidays home. The number of permanent residents has been increased post-Covid as many people can work remotely and this is making Sotogrande the perfect destination to live all the year around.

Sotogrande has grown considerably over the years, and there are 5 different areas:

Sotogrande Port:

This is the social hub of Sotogrande due to the presence of shops, bars and restaurants opened all the year around.

The port is the ideal location for those looking to have leisure options close to home, while enjoying of stunning sea views. In this area you can choose to live in impressive apartments, studios or penthouses.


Sotogrande Marina:

Next to the port, an entire urbanization on full of magic called La Marina was built. Also known as the Little Venice with its bridges crossing the waterways, its residents have mooring for their boats at the doorstep of their properties.

You can find in this area semi-detached homes, penthouses and luxury apartments walk-in distances to beach clubs, tennis clubs, shops and restaurants.

Sotogrande Costa:

This area is the origin of Sotogrande and it started in the 60s with its wide avenues in the style of Beverly Hills where the famous Kings & Queens area is located. This is the perfect location for those who want to access the beaches, tennis or beach clubs, or the well-known Real Club Golf Sotogrande.

You can choose between living in an apartment with views of the Guadiaro River, a townhouse on the beach or a luxury villa.


Sotogrande Alto:

This is the upper area of Sotogrande and its elevation and orientation dictate the views of that can be enjoyed. This his area is perfect for golfers, as the prestigious Real Valderrama, which hosted the Ryder Cup in 1997, and the Almenara golf course are located here.

Sotogrande Alto appeals not only to golf enthusiast but is also a wonderful place to raise a family due to its proximity to Sotogrande International School.

This area is perfect for those looking for tranquility and secure area.

You can find here luxury apartaments in gated community and family villas with outstanding views as well as townhouses.


La Reserva de Sotogrande:

This is the newest area in Sotogrande and is a gated community set on 600 hectares of land, where La Reserva Club is located and offering a perfect location for all family members. La Reserva Club includes 18-holes golf course, tennis & paddel club and its luxury inland beach club with watersport lagoon.

Here you can find high-end apartments and villas in gated communities, traditional style townhouses and villas and off-plan modern semi-detached villas in beautiful landscape and secure environment.

Sotogrande International School is located in this area and it is perfect for families who want to enjoy a country club lifestyle.


We hope you have found this information useful. If you want us to help you find your dream property, do not hesitate to contact us and we will give you a free tour of Sotogrande.