Sotogrande and La Alcaidesa

Sotogrande and La Alcaidesa are back in the game – Market trends

The Spanish property crisis it’s safe to say is behind us, and Spain is once again the favourite choice of international investors. In the province of Cádiz, Sotogrande and La Alcaidesa are two shining examples of the recovery.

Costa del Sol hot locations: Sotogrande and La Alcaidesa

La Reserva


When we mention Sotogrande, we are talking about one of the most exclusive holiday destinations in Spain. It is divided mainly into three areas: Sotogrande Alto, Sotogrande Costa, and Sotogrande Port. Each of these areas has its unique character; however, exclusivity and luxury are equal in all of them. Currently, there are several exciting projects under construction in Sotogrande.

Sotogrande Alto is in full expansion, new residential projects such as La Finca or Senda Chica, and leisure projects such as the renowned The Beach in La Reserva, are attracting people in their droves to this part of Sotogrande. The Sotogrande International School, the equestrian center, and the four internationally renowned golf courses add even more prestige and importance to this part of Sotogrande.

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On the other hand, Sotogrande Port is the place chosen by the British Developer Taylor Wimpey to invest more than 23 million euros with the launching of “PIER 2”, a new residential complex of contemporary style located on the Marina, one of the most sought-after areas in Sotogrande. During the summer months, the marina turns into a bustling cosmopolitan mix of fine dining, street markets and tapas bars.

Real estate in Sotogrande and La Alcaidesa - two popular destinations near Gibraltar

La Alcaidesa

La Alcaidesa

When we talk about La Alcaidesa, we are referring to a well-sheltered paradise, surrounded by natural parks, two golf courses, and endless blue flag beaches. La Alcaidesa is just 20 minutes from Gibraltar, which makes it the ideal place to live permanently or to investment with excellent rental potential.

La Alcaidesa is divided into two very different areas: the “Old Alcaidesa” where the heart of this urbanization is located with its bars, restaurants, hotels… and the “New Alcaidesa” where we find most of the recent modern developments. This area has been chosen again by the Spanish developer Manderley to launch “The Links II”, the second phase of “The Links”, where fabulous views and high-end finishes are its key selling points.

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Furthermore, there are several brand-new developments, offering a wide selection of apartments and townhouses ready to move into. These homes enjoy high-quality finishes, beautiful views, and at very competitive prices. If you would like to find out more about these homes, please click on Nueva Alcaidesa, Terrazas de Alcaidesa, or La Marina.

Today, in Sotogrande, the peak rental in high season ranges between € 8,000 and € 12,000, while in La Alcaidesa it varies from € 3,600 to € 7,000. Both locations benefit from excellent connections to the airports of Malaga, Gibraltar, and Jerez, as well as to towns such as Puerto Banus, Marbella, and Tarifa. Sotogrande and La Alcaidesa are both very attractive to investors and offer superb all year round returns.

If you are interested in knowing these areas and investing in a new home, do not hesitate to contact me.

What my clients say...

Since the first moment, Celeste was very professional!! The best ever Real Estate Agent I've met so far! The information provided was very personalized and extended to meet our requirements! The best! Joaquim Soares from Portugal

Celeste is a very professional Real Estate Agent. She knows the area extremely well and is therefore very capable of showing the right properties. She is very customer-focused, friendly and goes the extra mile to keep her clients happy. We are very happy with her help and would recommend her to all who are looking for real estate in the area! Saida & Hachim from the Netherlands

We had desires to invest in Spain, but the distance has slowed us down. For several months, we were in contact with several real estate agents. The one that gave us the most confidence is The Property Agent owned by Mrs Celeste Alonso. We met an exceptional person through the internet following our research, and I must tell you that we are delighted! This beautiful meeting was decisive; it is a person who proves the real qualities of professionalism. She took charge of us from beginning to end. Arrived in Spain in Malaga, she accompanied us for visits to different apartments, and we found a rare pearl thanks to Celeste.  Mr and Mrs Catteau from France

Celeste is the reason we bought our property. Her knowledge of the market and her ability to find gems in the residential real estate sector are second to none. Time and again, she has proven to be reliable and extremely trustworthy. She provided us with immeasurable support during the purchase of our property and, most importantly, while we were decorating and renovating our apartment. Celeste’s network of contacts has been invaluable to us and were key enablers in ensuring a smooth purchase and world-class after-sales care. If you are looking to rent or buy a property, we consider Celeste to be the best at what she does. Don’t settle for anyone else! Five stars! PS: Our dog loves her too! Marzia & Satya from Italy

We decided to work with Celeste from our first conversation by telephone. We liked her approach and very good care of customers. Celeste supported us not only before and during the purchase, but also after the purchase was successfully completed. Celeste really helped us a lot. We are happy that in Spain we have a great friend of ours! Be sure that we will recommend Celeste like the best Real Estate Agent in Spain. Dana & Andrew from Poland

Jo and I would like to thank Celeste for the very professional service that she gave us when we decided to move from France to La Alcaidesa. She was spot on in understanding our requirements and, when we found the right property,  she ensured that the whole conveyancing process went through very smoothly and quickly. But what impressed us was that, after we moved in, Celeste ensured that we discovered all the local services in the area. This was our 5th house move and we can honestly say that she helped to make this the easiest. Mike & Jo from the UK    

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