discover why marbella is ideal for families is a unique resource for families residing in or traveling to the Costa del Sol. What makes us different from other sites is that we are a community platform, offering the point-of-view of thousands of local family residents regarding recommended attractions, things to do, businesses and local events. This is your one-stop-shop for everything your family needs in and around the Costa del Sol, from Malaga to Gibraltar!


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    Enter our customer feedback survey for your chance to win a three month fitness membership at the Look Your Best Gym in Puerto Banus during the months

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This portal is consistently ranked number #1 by search engines for locals on the Costa del Sol. That's because we're focused on one thing: providing you with the most current and accurate information on everything you need to enjoy the local lifestyle to the full extent.

To see the complete list of what's happening, check out the Events Calendar.


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Scroll through the blog posts from the community to find the latest information on everything you need. From tips on great local events to recommendations on local products and services, this is your one-stop-shop to keep your hand on the pulse of the Costa del Sol.

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covering the entIre costa del sol region

Our mission is to offer the residents and visitors direct access to the most up-to-date, family-relevant content on the Costa del Sol, so you can enjoy the best of what the region has to offer. You'll find everything you need for your family, including:

  • Must-see upcoming events 
  • Recommended Things to Do with kids and teens
  • Feedback on local private, international and public schools
  • Community advice on local medical and dental professionals
  • Tips on how to plan a one of a kind wedding, party or event

Our community includes thousands of international families from east of Málaga all the way down to Gibraltar!

To make it easier for you discover your particular area of interest, we've added portals for each of these destinations and brand-new content to guide you through family-related topics in these exciting hotspots on the Costa del Sol.

Costa del Sol Medical

medical tips

The Costa del Sol attracts a large number of medical professionals. But finding the right doctor for your needs isn't always easy.

That's why we've created a dedicated section where you can find family recommended medical expertise including direct feedback from the community.

If you know of a local medical professional that you'd like to recommend or comment on, share it with the entire community on the Medical Blog.

Costa del Sol Dental

dentists in the area

Looking for a nearby dental practitioner? You're in luck! There are hundreds of dentists available to choose from. The challenge may be deciding which one is right for your particular dental need.

If you are looking for a specific area of expertise or simply want to check out what others are saying about a specific dentist, check out our complete Dental Blog for the latest updates.

You can also share your own experience with local dentists right here.

Weddings Costa del Sol

wedding planning

Dream weddings on the Costa del Sol are world renowned for their beauty, charm and style. But choosing the right venue and services can challenge the most inspired couple.

For this reason, we've created a dedicated Marbella Weddings Blog where you can get tips, ideas and recommendations from others who have done it themselves.

Whether you're planning a small intimate family affair or a highly elaborate experience for hundreds right on the beach, Wedding Blog is your one-stop-shop for everything you need.

Costa del Sol Parties

party planning

There's a simple reason why parties here are internationally famous - because they're fun!

There are so many families and companies regularly hosting events locally that you'll find a vast assortment of resources available that plan parties and events of all sizes.

Parents oftentimes use these services to plan birthday parties and communions. Professional party planners are also easily accessible to plan large weddings and corporate events. Check out our Parties Blog to get the latest tips and feedback on party planners and services in on the Costa del Sol. If you've had an experience to share you can also post it for the entire community to see.

Costa del Sol Gyms

gyms, helath & FITNESS

Health and fitness are part of the daily experience for many families on the Costa del Sol. You'll find an ample supply of gyms that are varied in their area of specialisation. Some gyms are small, local facilities which focus on the basics and others are housed in multi-million Euro facilities complete with spas, physical therapy services and anything else you would find in a world class fitness centre.

For an overview of what's available, check out our Gym Blog for current updates on the best fitness facilities in town. You can also share your advice with others on local gyms that you feel others should know about.

Costa del Sol Photographers

local phoTographers

The Costa del Sol is well known as a photographers paradise due to the magical lighting, blue skies and temperate climate. If you're looking for a local photographer for your party, wedding or family gathering, there is a huge talent pool available. The key to finding the right one is to clearly understand your needs, as photographers oftentimes specialise in discrete fields.

Check out our Photographers Blog to see tips, reviews and feedback from the community on specific photographers. You can also share your own experience for others to see directly on this site.

Costa del Sol Insurance

insurance recommendations

One of the things expat families struggle with is what insurance they may, or may not need, to complement any existing policies they have. Many of the insurance providers on the Costa del Sol are multilingual, however, the process of selecting the right policy can be cumbersome.

On our Insurance Blog you'll find tips on how to go about selecting the right policy for you and your family. You can also leave feedback on your own experience with insurance brokers here for others to see.

tips for kids and teenS

Did you  know there are more festivals in Spain than there are days in the year?

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  • Do you have a question for the local community? Then use the Ask a Question feature above and get a response directly from others who have experienced it directly. 

Your questions, tips and answers will be moderated and responded to directly from the community so it's like getting advice from a trusted friend.If you didn't find what you were looking for, drop us a line - that's what we're here for!

How to get the most of out of this site

Thousands of residents and visitors are actively engaged on our forums every day. You'll soon find that they are filled with useful and helpful information provided by our readers. 

Use the search function to quickly find what others are saying about local schools, food & restaurants, kids camps & clubs, business services, events, lifestyle and more.

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