La Zagaleta: Europe's Most Exclusive Community


In the heart of the Andalusian village of Benahavís in Marbella, nestled between the mountains and the Mediterranean Sea, lies La Zagaleta: Europe’s Most Exclusive Community – a secret haven of luxury that is truly out of the ordinary. As the sun rises over this former hunting estate, it unveils Europe’s most exclusive community, a place where grandeur meets nature in a harmonious dance. Welcome to our opulent collection of properties in this unique estate.


Luxurious Living in Harmony with Nature

La Zagaleta offers more than just a residence; it grants a unique lifestyle. As the South or North gates open to reveal this exclusive gated community, residents are greeted by views that stretch as far as the eye can see – a panorama of the Mediterranean Sea, two championship golf courses, and the majestic mountains. Residents wake up to this picturesque masterpiece every day. Security is paramount at La Zagaleta, with exceptional 24/7 measures. The feeling of privacy and tranquility, surrounded by nature, lush woods, and stunning natural sites, has attracted many distinguished residents: La Zagaleta’s select community is graced by international executives from major corporations, alongside renowned figures from television, show business, and sports.


Beyond the Gates: Unlimited Amenities

This former hunting estate has evolved into a masterpiece of architectural sophistication. La Zagaleta: Europe’s Most Exclusive Community comprises over 230 luxury villas, each a unique expression of opulence, ranging from ancient mansions to cutting-edge architectural villas.

To elevate the experience, the management of La Zagaleta goes above and beyond, offering a plethora of services. From personal shopping to private transportation, an exclusive heliport, and a wide array of à la carte services — including gardening, landscaping, pool maintenance, housekeeping, and laundry – residents enjoy a life of ease. La Zagaleta is also a sanctuary of leisure and refinement. Two elegant clubhouses grace the property, providing exquisite dining, bars, and reception spaces for residents to unwind. For the sports enthusiasts, La Zagaleta presents tennis and paddle courts, two impressive championship golf courses, as well as a luxury equestrian center offering a club, a riding arena, and covered spaces for both training and competition.

Residents indulge in the seclusion of their exclusive haven without sacrificing accessibility to all amenities. The vibrant hubs of Puerto Banús, the Golden Mile, and the city centers of Marbella and Estepona are a mere 15 minutes away by car. Residents relish the best of both worlds – seclusion and accessibility, exclusivity, and convenience.


Our Selection

Embark on a journey through the captivating enclave of La Zagaleta: Europe’s Most Exclusive Community, where luxury and exclusivity intertwine seamlessly. Within this prestigious estate, we take immense pride in presenting our meticulously curated selection of properties, each a testament to opulence and refined living.

1. Exquisite Villas:
Our portfolio boasts a collection of exquisite villas that redefine luxury living in La Zagaleta. From panoramic views of the Mediterranean to meticulously landscaped gardens, each villa is a harmonious blend of architectural brilliance and natural splendour.

2. Timeless Estates:
Step into a world of timeless elegance with our carefully chosen estates. These properties exude sophistication and charm, featuring timeless architecture and unparalleled craftsmanship. Indulge in the grandeur of expansive interiors and private grounds, creating an ambiance of unrivaled tranquility.

3. Contemporary Residences:
For those with a penchant for modern aesthetics, our contemporary residences in La Zagaleta are a celebration of sleek design and cutting-edge architecture. These homes seamlessly integrate modern conveniences with the natural beauty of the surroundings, offering a lifestyle of unparalleled comfort.

4. Equestrian Retreats:
Nestled within La Zagaleta’s sprawling landscapes, our equestrian retreats redefine the concept of luxurious living. Immerse yourself in the world of horse enthusiasts with carefully designed properties that seamlessly blend upscale living with state-of-the-art equestrian facilities.

5. Exclusive Plots:
For those seeking the opportunity to shape their own vision of opulence, our exclusive plots provide a blank canvas in La Zagaleta’s privileged domain. Embrace the freedom to design and build your dream residence, surrounded by the natural beauty and prestige that characterise La Zagaleta.

6. Tailored Luxury:
Our selection goes beyond the conventional, offering personalised luxury that caters to the unique desires of our discerning clientele. From smart home features to bespoke interior designs, we pride ourselves on tailoring each property to meet the highest standards of individualised luxury.

In the captivating and exclusive enclave of La Zagaleta, where luxury meets natural beauty, our meticulously curated selection of properties awaits those with a discerning taste for the extraordinary. Nestled in the heart of this prestigious estate, our portfolio beckons individuals who appreciate the finer things in life and aspire to embrace the pinnacle of opulence.

Our collection is a celebration of architectural magnificence, catering to the diverse tastes and preferences of our esteemed clientele. Whether you are in search of a timeless estate exuding classical charm, a contemporary masterpiece that seamlessly blends innovation with elegance, or the freedom to fashion your own opulent haven according to your vision, our portfolio stands as a testament to the artistry of upscale living in one of the most coveted addresses in the world.

Each property within our selection is more than a residence; it is a statement of sophistication and a reflection of La Zagaleta’s unrivalled allure. With panoramic views of lush landscapes, world-class amenities, and meticulous attention to detail, our offerings epitomise the epitome of refined living in this exclusive community.

As you embark on this journey with us, you will discover a world where architectural brilliance meets natural splendour, where each property is a masterpiece waiting to be explored. Our commitment is to guide you through the enchanting possibilities, ensuring that every aspect of your La Zagaleta experience aligns seamlessly with your dreams and desires.

Come, let us be your companions on this exploration of grandeur, where the serenity of La Zagaleta harmonises with the opulence of our carefully curated properties. Your dream residence awaits, and within its walls, you will find not just a home but a sanctuary that captures the essence of elevated living in one of the most prestigious addresses on Earth.



La Zagaleta


This 4-bedroom Andalusian villa is a gem of charm and elegance, spanning over 550 sqm on two floors and a basement. It has recently been refurbished with great care to maintain the original charm, especially around the fireplace, formal dining room, and separate kitchen. The meticulously designed interior with terracotta floors, creates a warm and welcoming ambiance. The basement features a fully equipped staff or guest apartment, wine cellar and a versatile area for cinema or gym. Outside, a sparkling pool and gazebo with a barbecue, set on a 4,317 sqm plot, provide a perfect retreat for relaxation and entertaining.

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La Zagaleta


An exclusive and rare investment opportunity, with all licenses ready and in place, allowing the new buyer to transform this property into a stylish 5-bedroom, 6 bathroom designer residence. The villa currently spans 1019 m2 on a stunning 3762 m2 plot that faces West. This property will have a minimalistic style with bright colours, high ceilings, and wooden touches all around. The impressive outdoor areas with a gigantic pool and chill-out area add to the property’s allure, making it a dream home.

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La Zagaleta


Step into luxury at this refined villa, where a grand foyer with a stunning staircase welcomes you. It features 5 bedrooms en-suite, including a spacious master bedroom offering a retreat with a sitting area, dressing room, study, marble bathroom, and a private terrace. The lower level is an entertainment paradise with a home cinema, wine cellar, bar, and games room. It also features a contemporary spa with a massage room, steam room, gym, and tropical shower. A self-contained guest studio adds convenience. Outside, a meticulously designed 5,000 sqm garden hosts a heated pool and gazebo, making this villa a symbol of classic elegance.

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La Zagaleta


Love at first sight. This opulent 1,614 sqm villa has recently undergone a complete renovation, blending classic Mediterranean architecture with Scandinavian chic. The impressive double-height main living area bathes in natural light and opens onto a covered terrace adjoining the stunning infinity pool and the generous 4,000 sqm garden. The villa boasts five en-suites including a unique master suite. Furnished with an exquisite collection of Danish and Italian designer furniture from Hansen & Juhl, the space is also adorned with a selection of art from the celebrated artist Lita Cabellut. An invitation to a lifestyle defined by beauty, comfort, and elegance. Welcome to an exquisite Mediterranean heaven.

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La Zagaleta


An exceptional property that places nature at the centre. Renovated with a contemporary style, this 1,080 sqm villa boasts stunning views of the surrounding forest, golf courses, and sea. Providing direct access to the beautiful pool and lush gardens filled with trees, it creates a magical and secluded atmosphere on almost 5,000 sqm of land. The master bedroom, an impressive suite with fitted wardrobes and a vast bathroom with bathtub, evokes the sensation of being in a tropical forest. The house includes a gym, sauna, indoor pool, integrated cinema, and entertainment area. This is an exceptional property that seamlessly combines contemporary design with a profound ode to the surrounding nature.

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La Zagaleta


This remarkable mansion exudes the grandeur of traditional Andalusian palaces. Encompassing over 2,300 sqm with the potential for expansion, it boasts 12 bedrooms and 15 bathrooms. The villa showcases impressive features, including a rooftop terrace, indoor and outdoor heated pools, a jacuzzi, and a barbecue area. Entertainment is taken to the next level with a cinema room, bar, wine cellar, gym, sauna, hammam, changing room, and solarium room equipped with an artificial tanning bed. The expansive 7,000 sqm plot imparts a feeling of seclusion and serenity. With its exceptional features, this house is poised to deliver greatness for you and your loved ones.

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Making your Zagaleta dream a Reality 


Whether you seek classic Andalusian charm or a contemporary masterpiece, La Zagaleta: Europe’s Most Exclusive Community offers it all. With over 20 years of experience in Marbella’s real estate, Absolute Prestige is ready to assist and guide you in making your dream of residing in Europe’s most prestigious community a reality. For any questions or advice, our dedicated team is at your disposal. La Zagaleta awaits, and we are here to make your exclusive dreams come true.

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