Moving to Spain and the types of property for sale on the Eastern Costa Del Sol

Welcome to the Eastern Costa Del Sol

Are you considering a move to a place where the sun shines nearly every day, the Mediterranean Sea sparkles just beyond your doorstep, and the lifestyle is as vibrant as the local culture? Look no further than the stunning Eastern Costa del Sol, a gem of Spain that stretches from the bustling city of Málaga to the picturesque town of Nerja and beyond to the charming towns of Herradura, Almunecar and Motril. This area offers a perfect blend of natural beauty, modern amenities, and rich history, making it an ideal destination for those looking to purchase a property.

Why Choose the Eastern Costa del Sol?

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Climate and Scenery

The Eastern Costa del Sol boasts a fantastic climate with over 300 sunny days a year, perfect for those who love the outdoors. From the golden beaches and clear waters to the scenic mountain views, every day can feel like a vacation.

Lifestyle and Culture

This region is renowned for its vibrant culture, delicious cuisine, and friendly locals. Enjoy fresh seafood, tapas, and local wines while immersing yourself in the rich traditions and festivities that abound year-round.


With Málaga's international airport offering numerous flights daily, and excellent road networks, the Eastern Costa del Sol is easily accessible. Whether you’re coming for a holiday or planning a permanent move, you’ll find it convenient and well-connected.

Property Investment Potential

The property market in this region is thriving, with great potential for appreciation. Whether you're looking for a holiday home, a retirement haven, or a solid investment, the Eastern Costa del Sol offers numerous opportunities.

Types of Properties For Sale on the Eastern Costa Del Sol

The Eastern Costa del Sol is a picturesque region in Andalusia, Spain, known for its stunning coastline, charming whitewashed villages, and a delightful Mediterranean climate. It offers a variety of property types, each catering to different lifestyles and preferences. Here is a detailed description of the types of properties available and the unique lifestyle each offers, followed by a promotion of key locations in the region.

Studios For Sale

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Studios are compact, single-room living spaces that combine living, sleeping, and cooking areas into one room with a separate bathroom. Ideal for singles, couples, or as a holiday home, studios offer a minimalist lifestyle with low maintenance. They are often located close to beaches, cafes, and amenities, providing a convenient and relaxed lifestyle.

Apartments For Sale

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Apartments range from one to three or more bedrooms, often located in multi-story buildings with shared amenities such as pools, gyms, and gardens. Apartments are perfect for those who enjoy a community feel. They offer modern living with easy access to urban conveniences, making them ideal for families, retirees, or investors looking for rental opportunities.

Townhouses For Sale

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Townhouses are multi-level homes that offer more space than apartments, often featuring private gardens or terraces. Townhouses provide a balance between community living and privacy. They are suitable for families or those who enjoy entertaining, with ample space for guests and outdoor activities.

Villas For Sale

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Villas are detached homes that usually come with private gardens, swimming pools, and sometimes additional amenities like guest houses or expansive views. Villas offer luxury and privacy, making them ideal for larger families, retirees looking for a quiet, exclusive lifestyle, or anyone seeking a high-end holiday home.

Country Houses For Sale

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Country houses, or fincas, are traditional rural properties often set on larger plots of land with rustic features like exposed beams and terracotta tiles. These properties are perfect for those seeking tranquility and a connection with nature. They offer a serene lifestyle away from the hustle and bustle, ideal for gardening enthusiasts or those looking to experience authentic Andalusian countryside living.

New Property Developments

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These are modern, newly built properties that can range from apartments to villas, often part of planned communities with a variety of amenities. New developments offer contemporary design and the latest in home technology. They cater to those looking for a fresh, modern living environment with a focus on convenience and luxury.

Key Locations on the Eastern Costa del Sol

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Nerja is famed for its stunning beaches, the famous Balcon de Europa, and the impressive Nerja Caves. This vibrant town offers a mix of traditional Andalusian charm and modern amenities, making it ideal for both tourists and residents.


Known as one of the prettiest villages in Andalusia, Frigiliana boasts narrow, winding streets and beautiful whitewashed houses adorned with vibrant flowers. It offers a peaceful, scenic lifestyle perfect for those looking to immerse themselves in Spanish culture.


Torrox is divided into Torrox Costa and Torrox Pueblo. Torrox Costa offers beautiful beaches and a lively promenade, while Torrox Pueblo retains its traditional charm. The area is renowned for having the best climate in Europe.

El Morche

 A quieter area of Torrox, El Morche features wide sandy beaches and a relaxed atmosphere. It’s perfect for those looking to enjoy a slower pace of life with easy access to the amenities of Torrox Costa.

Rincón de la Victoria

This coastal town is known for its long beaches and excellent seafood restaurants. Rincón de la Victoria offers a family-friendly environment with good schools, parks, and a thriving local community.

Torre del Mar

Torre del Mar is a lively town with a fantastic beach, a bustling promenade, and a wide range of shops, bars, and restaurants. It’s ideal for those who enjoy a vibrant coastal lifestyle.


As the main market town of the Axarquía region, Vélez-Málaga combines historical charm with modern conveniences. It’s perfect for those looking for a cultural experience with access to all necessary amenities.


A small village near Nerja, Maro is known for its natural beauty and proximity to the Maro-Cerro Gordo cliffs. It offers a tranquil, scenic lifestyle with a close-knit community feel.

La Herradura

Nestled in a picturesque bay, La Herradura is perfect for water sports enthusiasts, offering excellent conditions for diving, sailing, and windsurfing. The town provides a relaxed, beach-oriented lifestyle.


A historic town with Roman and Moorish influences, Almuñécar features a charming old town, beautiful beaches, and a variety of cultural festivals. It’s ideal for those looking to combine beach living with rich history and culture.

The Eastern Costa del Sol offers diverse property options catering to various lifestyles, from lively beach towns to serene rural retreats. Each location has its unique charm and amenities, making this region a fantastic choice for anyone looking to buy property in Spain.

Why Choose Villasol Real Estate?

Villasol Real Estate - Your Premier Estate Agent in Nerja

At Villasol Real Estate, we pride ourselves on being one of the leading estate agents on the Eastern Costa del Sol. Our experienced team is dedicated to helping you find the perfect property to suit your needs and lifestyle. Here’s why you should choose us:

Extensive Local Knowledge: With over 20 years of local experience, our team knows the Eastern Costa del Sol inside and out, ensuring you get the best advice and the most suitable property options.

Wide Range of Listings: We offer a diverse portfolio of properties, from luxurious villas to charming townhouses and modern apartments.

Personalized Service: We understand that every client is unique, and we tailor our services to meet your specific needs and preferences.

Professional Guidance: From the initial property search to the final purchase, we provide professional and reliable guidance throughout the entire process.

After-Sales Support: Our commitment to you doesn’t end at the sale. We offer comprehensive after-sales support to help you settle into your new home smoothly.

Discover the unparalleled beauty and lifestyle of the Eastern Costa del Sol with Villasol Real Estate. Let us help you find your dream home in this spectacular region. Contact us today to start your journey to owning a piece of paradise.

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