Mare Nostrum building: front line beach in Marbella town centre

August 20th 2021 | by Ginés García
Access to the beach by the Mare Nostrum building

Access to the beach by the Mare Nostrum building

Mare Nostrum building: front line beach in Marbella centre. Do you like the smell of the marshes in the morning? Do you want to enjoy panoramic views while dining with friends on the terrace of your flat? Is access to the beach with your family in less than a minute an added value for you? Is living in the centre of Marbella something that seduces you?

If you answered yes to any of the above questions, the Mare Nostrum building is an ideal option for you. But if you have answered yes to all of them, the Mare Nostrum building is an unbeatable option.

Where is the Mare Nostrum building located?

The Mare Nostrum building, popularly known by the locals as “the washing machine”, is the building in the Los Cipreses del Mar complex that has the best location. It is located on the beachfront in the centre of Marbella and undoubtedly in the most upmarket area. It is surrounded by the most sought after buildings such as Gran Marbella, Marbella House, Don Gonzalo or Atrium.

Less than 500 metres away you will also find other popular buildings such as Alhambra del Mar, Marina Mariola, Casablanca, Itxaso, Palacio de Congresos, Jardines del Mar, Jardines del Mediterráneo o Jardines del Príncipe.

Is Mare Nostrum located on the beachfront?

The Mare Nostrum building is located on the seafront promenade, and from the development we can access the beach in less than 1 minute.

Known as La Fontanilla Beach, this is one of the best beaches in the city. Almost 2,000 metres long, it is home to some of the most select establishments, such as Cappuccino Grand Café or Trocadero Playa.

Does the Mare Nostrum building overlook the sea?

The building has impressive views of the Mediterranean Sea. Depending on the orientation of our terrace, we can enjoy the sunrises (east and south facing), the Rock of Gibraltar (south and west facing) or the sunsets (south and west facing).

On the clearest days we will be able to see the African mountains and at night the lights of our Moroccan neighbours.

How much is a flat in the Mare Nostrum building worth?

Due to the spaciousness of the flats, their exceptional location and the difference in quality compared to the surrounding buildings, the flats in Mare Nostrum are the most highly valued and start at around 800,000€.

The best located penthouses can reach 4.000.000€, although some penthouses can be found from 2.000.000€. In the same apple we can find penthouses from around 600.000€.

Are the Mare Nostrum flats spacious?

The Mare Nostrum building is designed with the comfort of its owners in mind. With great spaciousness in all rooms, corridors, bathrooms, the smallest flats have about 150 square metres plus 15 metres of terraces. 

The most exclusive penthouses have up to 300 square metres of living space plus 120 metres of terrace.

Is Mare Nostrum a safe building?

The Mare Nostrum building is located in one of the safest areas of the city, where we will see the police constantly passing by, whether on horseback, motorbike, car or on foot.

The building also has a 24-hour surveillance service for the residents’ peace of mind.

How much are the community fees in Mare Nostrum?

Depending on our property, the community fees vary between 300 and 800 euros approximately, depending on our property.

The residential complex has well-kept gardens, as well as a heated swimming pool and 24-hour security and concierge service.

Swimming pool of the Mare Nostrum building

Swimming pool of the Mare Nostrum building

When was the Mare Nostrum building constructed?

This building was built in 1991 and quickly became the most emblematic building in the city. The building is divided into 3 staircases, central, south and north.

Because of its avant-garde shape, its inverted dome on the north side and the external lift it was quickly nicknamed “The Washing Machine”.

Where to do sport near Mare Nostrum?

You can walk or cycle along the approximately 15 kilometres of promenade that Marbella has in both directions from Mare Nostrum. 

In addition, the Plaza del Mar Wellness Centre is less than 100 metres from the building. There you will find a gym, group classes (spinning, yoga, pilates, etc…), heated swimming pool, etc…

What are the best restaurants near Mare Nostrum?

Near Mare Nostrum there is a wide gastronomic offer. Within a radius of 400 metres you will find restaurants such as Tahini (inside the Gran Meliá Don Pepe), Takumi or La Navilla

In addition, the restaurant offer can be complemented in less than 500 metres on both sides. To the east with the Puerto Deportivo area and to the west, with the Gran Meliá Don Pepe establishments.

Where can I go shopping if I live in Mare Nostrum?

If you live in Mare Nostrum you can do your shopping in the streets of the centre, where you will find a multitude of shops.

If we prefer to shop in a shopping centre we have several options: La Cañada Shopping or the Costa Marbella Shopping Center, part of the El Corte Inglés group.

Are there schools near Mare Nostrum?

If you live with children in the Mare Nostrum building you will not find it difficult to take your children to school. There are several alternatives, some of which you can even walk to on foot:

How to buy a property in the Mare Nostrum building?

It is very difficult to get one of the properties for sale in the Mare Nostrum building. The amount of available properties is very limited and the demand is very high. 

If you want to be up to date on any new property for sale, we recommend that you contact Nevado Realty. Having the office right in front of this building and having been in the area for over 26 years, all the owners know us. That’s why we are usually the first to get access to any property that comes on the market.

Our agents will contact you when a unit becomes available.

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