The town of Marbella in Spain's Costa del Sol offers tourist one of the finest experiences of the Mediterranean. Once a small fishing village, Marbella has developed into an outstanding beach resort, complete with fine restaurants, world class shopping, spas, and stunning accommodations. Reserve a car hire from Gibraltar Airport and plan a day trip to Marbella.
If you never leave the resorts it might seem like Marbella is just a modern, cosmopolitan town, but it actually has a long history going back to 1600 BC. Beginning with its old Moorish castle and famous Plaza de los Naranjos and extending all the way to its narrow streets with flower-filled balconies, there is a wealth of Andalucian and Moorish history to discover here by Gibraltar car hire.
Spend a day at the track for some of Spain's best horse races with a cheap car rental from Gibraltar.. The Hipodromo Mijas Costa is a relatively new, all weather racetrack that brings entertainment throughout the year, and even holds floodlit night racing in the summer. The course offers a fun filled day, with music, bars and restaurants.
Marbella is one of the best golfing day trips to make from Gibraltar. Its famous golf courses were designed by top names in Golf such as Seve Ballesteros, Peter Alliss, and Clive Clark. Come for a day of Golfing and then have dinner in one of Marbella's restaurants. Families will enjoy the dining experience at Le Papallion Restaurant, and couples can have a romantic dinner at Pravda.