La Morera beachfront luxury development in Los Monteros beach, Marbella, Costa del Sol, Málaga

La Morera Playa

Located frontline beach in Los Monteros, La Morera Playa is a luxury beachfront development in east Marbella that offers extensive gardens, beach access, 24 hour security, spacious terraces and absolutely incredible sea views.

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View of La Morera beachfront luxury development with pool and mountains behind in Los Monteros beach, Marbella, Costa del Sol, Málaga

What is La Morera?

La Morera Playa is a luxury beachfront development in the Los Monteros area, on the eastern edge of Marbella, offering the utmost security and privacy.

Where is La Morera Located?

La Morera Playa urbanisation (aka La Morera) is located on one of Marbella´s finest beaches. It is approximately a 30-minute scenic walk from Marbella Centre via a newly constructed beach promenade, which will be extended further in the coming years. The tranquil and prestigious surroundings make it the ideal place for those seeking a luxurious lifestyle.

When was La Morera built, and what are its key characteristics?

La Morera was built in 2003 and stands out for its prime beachfront location, offering residents direct access to the soft sands and shallow waters of Los Monteros Beach. The development comprises 45 luxury apartments and duplex penthouses spread across nine architecturally stylish low-rise blocks designed by the renowned Melvin Villaroël in his signature Mediterranean style. The community is enveloped by more than 10,000 square metres of lush subtropical gardens, providing a serene and private environment

What facilities does La Morera community offer?

La Morera community features beautifully landscaped subtropical gardens, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a fully equipped gym, a sauna, and direct access to Los Monteros Beach.  La Morera also offers 24-hour security and CCTV surveillance.

What is the beach like at La Morera?

La Morera’s adjoining beach is among the best in Marbella. Its long sandy shoreline is perfect for swimming and water sports, and it contains various restaurants (aka chiringuitos) that offer a range of casual and formal dining options. In particular, La Morera is just a short 500-metre stroll to the Trocadero Arena beach restaurant, a hotspot for long lazy lunches and sunset dinners.

Less than 100 metres from the La Morera urbanisation, a new beachside boardwalk runs through the dunes and native vegetation, allowing for cycling, running, and merely strolling to your favourite beach haunt. As mentioned above, the beach promenade offers a scenic 30-minute walk to Marbella town centre and beyond, past the Golden Mile and Puerto Banus to San Pedro in the west.

La Morera beachfront luxury apartment, terrace with al fresco dining and Kettal furniture in Los Monteros beach, Marbella, Costa del Sol, Málaga

What Kind of Properties Are in La Morera?

La Morera offers a range of luxury designer apartments and penthouses with spectacular south-facing sea views over the waves. The apartments range from two and three-bedroom to spectacular duplex penthouses with extensive solarium terraces, where you can enjoy panoramic sea views and sunsets as they face south or southwest towards Gibraltar and the coast of Africa. These residences generally feature high-quality finishes, generous floor plans, and expansive terraces typical of Melvin Villaroël’s renowned style.

What Kind of Lifestyle and Facilities does La Morera Offer?

La Morera offers a luxurious and tranquil lifestyle, with an array of amenities designed to enhance residents’ comfort and enjoyment. As mentioned above, the nearby beach restaurants (chiringuitos) provide diverse dining options, from casual beachside eateries to upscale restaurants like the Trocadero Arena. The vibrant Marbella town, with its upscale shopping, fine dining, and cultural attractions, is just minutes away, offering endless opportunities for recreation and entertainment.

What amenities are close to La Morera?

Apart from the beach, La Morera is conveniently situated near essential amenities such as the Costa del Sol Hospital, Rio Real and Santa Clara golf clubs, and the luxurious Los Monteros Hotel. With easy access to major roadways, it is a five-minute drive to Marbella town centre, which offers all the restaurants, schools, health and town hall services, retail, and entertainment you could desire, as well as La Cañada shopping centre.

It is about ten minutes to the high-end retail and port of Puerto Banús, and about 50 kilometres from Malaga Airport. You can also find various restaurants, bars and retail centres located a few minutes along the A7 east of La Morera, including the areas of El Rosario, Costabella and Elviria, and the port Cabopino at Marbella´s far east, and continuing along all the coastal communities beyond.


What schools are close to La Morera?

The closest private schools to La Morera are English International College in Costabella and Colegio Alboran in Elviria, which are both highly respected and well-loved schools. A little further away, focusing on bilingual catholic education, you have Las Chapas in EL Rosario for Girls, or its counterpart Ecos in La Mairena for boys. You also have the German school in La Mairena that teaches in three languages, and then, all the schools located in the centre of Marbella.

La Morera is also close to an excellent public school system. The area falls into the catchment area for the public school system of Elviria-Las Chapas (Pinolivo for Infant school, Platero for primary, and IES Las Dunas de las Chapas for high school). However, these public schools are limited, so your children may be placed in one of the various public schools in the centre of Marbella instead. For more information, read our complete guide to schools in Marbella.

What golf courses are close to La Morera?

La Morera is close to several well-respected golf clubs in Marbella East, including Rio Real Golf Club (1km away), Santa Clara Golf Club (2km away), Santa Maria Golf Club in Elviria, and Cabopino Golf Club. All offer 18-hole golf courses with stunning sea and mountain views. La Morera is also only a 20-minute drive from the various clubs in the Marbella Golf Valley of Nueva Andalucía.

Is La Morera a Secure Area?

La Morera prioritises the safety and security of its residents. The community is gated, with 24-hour security personnel and comprehensive CCTV coverage throughout the complex. Additionally, the development offers underground parking with private garages and storage rooms, ensuring a private, secure and convenient living environment.

La Morera beachfront luxury duplex penthouse in Los Monteros beach, Marbella, Costa del Sol, Málaga. terrace off main bedroom with outdoor bar, jacuzzi with sea views.

How Much Does a Home Cost in La Morera?

The cost of homes in La Morera reflects its luxury and prime location. Given their incredible views, excellent design, build quality and prime location, prices range between €3.5 and €5.5 million. The investment potential remains high, with property values expected to continue appreciating, particularly with upcoming infrastructure developments and the addition of new luxury resorts nearby.

What are La Morera’s property market projections?

Local governments plan to extend the promenade further west to Estepona, east to La Cala de Mijas, and eventually to Málaga. Due to this planned infrastructure, associated amenities, and the development of the Four Seasons and W Hotels in the surrounding area, property values in La Morera and its surroundings are expected to continue increasing over the coming years.


La Morera presents the ideal of luxurious beachfront living in Marbella. Its prime location, unique design, and extensive amenities make it a standout choice for discerning buyers. Whether seeking a serene permanent residence or a high-potential investment opportunity, La Morera offers an impressive blend of luxury, convenience, and natural beauty.

With its secure environment, exceptional properties, and vibrant surrounding community, La Morera is one of Marbella’s top beach urbanisations. If you are interested in buying property in La Morera please do not hesitate to contact us. MPDunne is a real estate agency that specialises in properties in La Morera and the surrounding area.


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Frontline Beach Duplex Panoramic Sea Views La Morera

Magnificent Frontline Beach Duplex Penthouse La Morera in one of the best positions in the complex facing directly to the...

  • 242 m² Built
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  • 198 m² Terrace
Sale price 5.350.000€
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Successful Property Sales at La Morera

Since 2021, MPDunne has sold 31 apartments in the La Morera development on Los Monteros Beach, just east of Marbella town. This prime beachfront development features luxurious amenities and incredible views, presenting an excellent investment opportunity. Centrally located and connected, property values are expected to continue increasing alongside plans to further develop local infrastructure and amenities in the area.

Read 27 Jun 2024
Successful Property Sales at La Morera

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