La Ciudadela Marbella, exclusive boutique bespoke hotels that offer much more than just accommodation. We invite our guests to be part of the authentic and sophisticated Marbella way of life, enjoying discreet and exclusive luxury. Experience with us the quality Marbella Lifestyle.

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Our bespoke boutique hotels are all located in unique and historic buildings in the heart of Marbella's old town. After a careful renovation, all the buildings combine authenticity with modern style, offering our guests maximum comfort. Every detail matters in our hotels, which is why all establishments offer 500 thread count Egyptian cotton sheets, a wide range of pillows, exclusive brands amenities, and GHD straighteners and hairdryers.

Maison Ardois Hotel

A treasure of just nine rooms and suites, housed in a 1929 manor house on Marbella's central Calle Ancha street. This beautiful building is known for its elegant style, which makes the most of the space with its glass bathrooms and large windows in all rooms and suites. It also has a cosy panoramic roof terrace where you can enjoy the best views in town.


Santo Cristo Hotel

This unique building is located in the central Plaza Santo Cristo and is well known for its handcrafted decoration and its particular architecture. The interior courtyard recreates a Muslim funduq and offers a haven of peace and tranquillity to the guests. Its roof terrace offers one of the best panoramic views of the old town, where you can contemplate the Sierra Blanca mountain range and the Mediterranean Sea.


El Castillo Hotel

This exceptional boutique hotel is surrounded by the emblematic urban wall of Marbella and in the heart of Plaza de San Bernabé. Its extraordinary location is ideal to combine a discreet luxury stay surrounded by some of the most important points of interest in Marbella such as the Plaza de los Naranjos or the Church of Nuestra Señora de la Encarnación.



The quality of the Spanish and international gastronomic offer is perfectly captured in our restaurants, where the diner can enjoy the unmistakable flavours of the traditional Spanish grill, or even travel while tasting the authentic Thai cuisine.

Thaissence restaurant

An exotic variety of Thai and Peruvian tastes and ingredients that are combined with local products and Spanish gastronomic culture, served in a single space and steeped in history..



A Fuego restaurant

An enhancement of the highest quality product. Grilled meat and fish are the stars of this gastronomic proposal that is accompanied by the freshest vegetables, such as live hydroponic lettuce.




BUENAVENTURA RESTAURANT, THE TASTE OF TRADITION  The Buenaventura restaurant is located in a privileged place, in a quiet and pedestrian area of ​​the Old Town of Marbella, next to the Iglesia de la Encarnación, one of the most beautiful and well-kept neighborhoods on the Costa del Sol.Seasonal cuisine, with recipes of unquestionable Mediterranean character, masterfully combining Andalusian tradition and innovation, being a benchmark for haute cuisine on the Costa del Sol.

Bespoke Experience

The most valuable things in life are not material but intangible. Experiences serve to create memories and evoke emotions, and that is the true meaning of life.

The Bespoke Experience department aims to fully organise your stay in Marbella by creating tailor-made experiences.

We listen to your requests with complete reliability and confidentiality in order to offer you the highest quality service.

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