The ideal location at Rio Real Golf & Hotel

If you’ve chosen Rio Real Golf & Hotel for your golf break in Marbella, it’s worth knowing exactly where the golf resort is and how to get there. In this article, we explain the exact location and just how easy it is to get to Malaga Airport, other Costa del Sol resorts and the beach from Rio Real Golf.

Getting to and from Malaga Airport

You’ll probably be coming to Rio Real Golf & Hotel from Malaga Airport. Driving from the Airport to the golf course and hotel takes just over 30 minutes, and is an easy drive along the AP-7 toll motorway. You also have the option of taking the A-7 coast road.

This Google map gives the exact location of Rio Real Golf & Hotel.

Getting to and from Malaga train station

You may be travelling to Rio Real Golf via the high-speed AVE train to Malaga. It takes about 50 minutes to drive from the Maria Zambrana Malaga train station to the golf course. Again, you have two options – the AP-7 toll road or the A-7 road along the coast.

You may wish to consider getting the premium bus service that connects Malaga train station to Marbella. The direct bus route takes around 40 minutes and services coincide with AVE train arrivals.

Getting to and from Gibraltar Airport

Gibraltar Airport is a handy alternative to Malaga, particularly if you’re travelling to Rio Real Golf & Hotel from the UK. The Airport is around 80km away and you should allow around an hour for the journey, which is almost entirely along the Ap-7 toll motorway.

Getting to and from Marbella

The good news about Rio Real Golf is that Marbella, the jewel in the crown of Costa del Sol resorts, lies right on the doorstep. The resort is just 5 minutes’ drive from the golf course and hotel along the A-7 road.

This makes it easy to include a trip to Marbella for sightseeing, fine dining or a bit of culture during your golf break at Rio Real.

Getting to and from other Costa del Sol resorts

Rio Real Golf & Hotel is also nicely placed for visiting other resorts on the Costa del Sol. It takes around 40 minutes to get to Estepona and around 30 to get to Benahavís. Popular resorts such as Benalmádena and Fuengirola are about 30 minutes away.

Getting to the beach from Rio Real Golf & Hotel

Rio Real Golf is one of the few golf courses in Spain to boast a beachfront position – hole 4 takes you right down to the Mediterranean itself!. So, it’s not surprising to discover that the beach is literally a stone’s throw away.

And even better, the nearest beach ranks among the best in Marbella and guests at Rio Real Boutique Hotel enjoy exclusive benefits at El Trocadero beach club.   

Now that you see that when it comes to location Rio Real Golf ticks all the boxes, why not book your stay and get ready to enjoy everything you need for a great golf break in Marbella right on your doorstep? 

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