• Sip cocktails in the bar
  • Relax by the pool surrounded by turquoise-tiled canals, tinkling fountains and gardens of palms, cypresses and lotus ponds.
  • Enjoy a seafood lunch at the beach club
  • Take part in cooking classes or join visits to olive oil producers in nearby Ronda

This luxurious, palatial resort is nestled between Marbella and Estepona, in sunny southern Spain. In the heart of Costa del Sol's picturesque Golf Valley, just a short hop from the deep blue of the Mediterranean Sea, the villa enjoys spectacular views across the mountains and its own perfectly manicured grounds. You're close to world-class beaches and the sophisticated A-list haunt, Puerto Banús, as well as, of course, some of the region's best golf courses. The property is easily accessed from Málaga Airport, less than an hour's drive away.

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There's an old-world charm to the grand halls and gardens of this classic estate. You'll find your room decorated with classic tones and beautiful artworks, complete with travertine bathrooms and palazzo-style linens. Suites offer extra space and dedicated lounge areas, upgraded marble bathrooms, and in some cases, private terraces perfect for relaxing with a glass of wine. For a truly exceptional experience, the hotel's villas offer butler service, private patios and pools, and in the case of the Obama Villa, three storeys of pure luxury, including a rooftop terrace with views of the Mediterranean.

Anantara Villa Padierna boasts no less than eight dining venues with a range of local and world cuisine. There's “O” by Paco Roncero, an intimate, frescoed setting serving up Andalusian haute cuisine by two-star Michelin chef Paco Roncero. Eddy’s Baro offers a creative cocktail menu and light gourmet bites, while Club de Mar serves caviar and lobster with sparkling coastal views. La Pérgola is ideal for a light snack by the pool, and La Loggia, which overlooks the lake to the Rock of Gibraltar, has a menu with a strong Italian influence. Perhaps most unique is 99 Sushi Bar & Restaurant, which brings a taste of authentic Japanese to this Spanish resort's serene lake setting.

Villa Padierna is perfectly placed to enjoy everything the Andalusian region has to offer, from award-winning vineyards to Moorish castles and grand palaces. You're in close proximity to towns and cities such as Marbella and Estepona, Granada, Sevilla, Córdoba, Gibraltar and Tangiers. In the resort itself, there's plenty to do, including swimming, tennis, horse riding and diving, as well as a beach club, reached by complimentary shuttle, and plenty of children's activities. And, keen golfers will want to take advantage of three world-class golf courses, offering some of the finest play in the Costa del Sol, in addition to a further 40 courses in the surrounding area.


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Pricing information

Winter stay savings: save up to £300 pp
Offer ends 31 December
7-night luxury holiday from £1,245 pp incl. flights & transfers

01 - 11 Nov 2023 / 22 Dec 2023 - 06 Jan 2024 / 01 - 30 Apr 2024 from: £1,345 pp incl. flights – save up to £260 pp
12 Nov - 21 Dec 2023 from: £1,245 pp incl. flights – save up to £205 pp
07 Jan - 29 Feb 2024 from: £1,355 pp incl. flights – save up to £210 pp
01 - 21 Mar 2024 from: £1,465 pp incl. flights – save up to £230 pp
22 - 31 Mar 2024 from: £1,815 pp incl. flights – save up to £300 pp


  • Complimentary UK airport departure lounge access
  • Return airport transfers Malaga to Marbella
  • 7 nights accommodation on a BB basis in Deluxe room
  • Complimentary use of fitness room
  • Complimentary use of sun loungers in pool and beach areas

Upgrades to higher room types available - ask your specialist for assistance