Located in the province of Malaga, Alhaurin el Grande is a medium sized traditional market town in inland Andalucia. Neighbouring areas include Coin and Alhaurin de la Torre with the Marbella coastline and Malaga International airport easily accessible by car.
Over the past decade the town has seen one of the largest increases of international residents of inland regions in Andalucia, with a number of local business also now being owned by overseas residents.
The town’s central location appeals to buyers who commute to the coast however wish to reside in a more traditional Andalucian way of life. There are a vast selection of shops, bars and restaurants in Alhaurin el Grande with La Trocha shopping centre on the outskirts of Coin just a 10 minute drive away.
The rich history of the town dates back to the Roman era, historic attractions include the operational Cork Mill dating back to the 15th century, the 12th century Moorish archway Arcos de Cobertizo and the Plaza containing three spectacular Roman Columns.
Alhaurin el Grande is also home to the popular 18 golf course which enjoys a privileged position and views of the foothills of the Sierra de Mijas mountain range.
The areas surrounding the town are populated with new build villas, townhouses and apartments offering a wide range of modern accommodation for buyers of holiday homes or permanent residences.