How best to spend 48 hours in Marbella

Fancy a quick break? Somewhere to get back into the travel groove without travelling too far or too long? A place with great weather and amazing things to do even if you’re just there for the weekend? Welcome to 48 hours in Marbella, our guide to what to do when you’re visiting the resort on a short break.

Introducing your safe space in Marbella this summer

If you’re looking for plenty of personal space in Marbella this summer, Rio Real Golf & Hotel Resort ticks the right boxes. Reopening in time for the busiest holiday month of the year, the 30-room boutique hotel offers guests wide open spaces inside and out. And all within just 5 minutes’ drive of Marbella.

New dates for Andalucia Masters 2020

The new confirmed dates for the Andalucia Masters 2020 give golf on the Costa del Sol plenty to celebrate. The world’s top players return to dispute the hallowed title in early September on one of the area’s best golf courses as part of the rescheduled European Tour

10 tips for playing golf in Marbella this summer

Summer in the northern hemisphere means longer daylight hours and better weather for your favourite sport. This time of the year on the Costa del Sol, however, is low-season and the hottest time to get out on the course. But green fees are at their lowest so it makes sense to benefit from them as much as possible. And to help you do so, read on for ten tips when you play golf in Marbella this summer.

10 tips para jugar al golf este verano

El verano en el hemisferio norte significa más horas de luz y mejores condiciones meteorológicas para tu deporte favorito. Sin embargo, la misma época en la Costa del Sol trae la temporada baja y la época más calurosa para estar en el campo. Pero, los green fees descienden a su nivel más bajo así que merece la pena aprovecharlos al máximo. Para ayudarte a hacerlo, a continuación te detallamos diez tips para jugar al golf en Marbella este verano.

The best (other) sports to improve your golf game

Of course there’s nothing quite like golf. But certain actions and techniques in other sports can improve your golf game and usually more than you’d expect. Read on to discover the best (other) sports to take up alongside your golf and how they can help you up your game.

Fives marinas on the Costa del Sol worth a visit

Along the 184km of Mediterranean coastline, you’ll find 11 marinas on the Costa del Sol. They’re all safe harbours as well as tourist attractions in their own right and make a great place to visit while you’re on holiday in the area. Our guide describes five of the best marinas worth discovering, all within easy reach of Marbella.

6 reasons to take an autumn break in Marbella

As this unusual August draws to a close, it’s time to think about your next holiday. Travelling has become something of a challenge since the arrival of covid-19 in our lives, and as a result, some people have made the decision to stay at home. Read on to discover six compelling reasons why you should take your autumn break in Marbella this year.

New trends in golf post lockdown

Covid-19 has brought sweeping changes to practically all aspects of everyday life and almost overnight we’ve been forced to adapt to new ways of doing things. Golf is no exception and the sport has seen some changes over the last few months. But it has also fared very well and golf is seeing a surge […]

Rio Real & the agency Golf-Service

Rio Real Golf & Hotel continues to invest in technology platforms that improve the client’s experience. In Spain we pioneered the dynamic pricing system for reserving green fees, which had already begun in other sectors like tourism and transport. As part of our digital transformation and process automation, we’ve decided to connect our inventory of […]