In the breath-taking scenery of Southern Europe´s most priviliged residential estate is this magnificent La Zagaleta mansion with fabulous views across it´s own stunning gardens and the surrounding countryside and to the Mediterranean Sea beyond. A property that has to be seen to be believed, this La Zagaleta mansion is based on the classical Mediterranean architecture that is typical of the Andalusian region of Spain, and offers a level of luxury and elegance that is quite breath-taking. La Zagaleta sits majestically on the hills that overlook the coast of Marbella, and is a very secure and gated community which provides a stunniung retreat for the owners of the impressive luxury villas here within a short distance of the attractions and delights of the town of Marbella and the Port of Banus. The magnificent mansion in La Zagaleta is south-west facing and consists of 10 bedroom suites set within immaculately manicured gardens which are rich in their landscape, with pretty pathways meandering around ponds and waterfalls, resplendent with colourful tropical plants during the daytime and illuminated by night to become a wondrous magical garden. The sweeping driveway that leads to the house presents the stunning facade of this beautiful La Zagaleta mansion where it´s pitched rooves sit ontop of the beautifully proportioned home. The property is entered via a unique and majestic entrance hall with a double sweeping staircase and central octagonal domed window from which hangs a central glass 8 metre glass Chandelier above a glass fountain. The extensive living room with fireplace is connected on either side to a separate TV room and the dining room. Also on this level are 2 offices, and an elegant library in solid cedar wood with an intricate marquetry floor, as well as the beautiful handmade designer kitchen (in Gautambo and birds eye maple). Accessed on all four of it´s levels by an automated lift this vast La Zagaleta mansion has been fitted with every convenience to ensure that it´s residents enjoy a comfortable lifestyle. In the kitchen there is a large central island set with stunning Zimbabwe granite work surface. Also on this level there are a further 2 en-suite bedrooms. All rooms give out onto extensive terrace areas which in turn lead onto the lovely mature landscaped gardens and large swimming pool. The entire property is fitted with touch control air-conditioning and there are in addition 7 fireplaces throughout the home with attractive glass-fronted fire cassettes. On the first floor, the master suite, featuring twin walk through dressing rooms and bathrooms takes up the whole southern aspect. The views from the master bedroom are to the Mediterranean and Gibraltar. To the east and west are two more bedroom suites, with marble clad bathrooms providing all options for bathing and both with hydro.massage baths. Perhaps the most tempting and unique feature of this villa is the tremendous large roof terrace where a full-sized heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi and BBQ area offer an excellent space under the Andalusian skies from which to enjoy some of the most beautiful countryside in the region. There are two lower ground levels – on the upper level is the entertainment area with an enormous Spa that contains an indoor heated pool with jet-streams, jacuzzi, sauna, Turkish bath, solarium/massage room and bathroom. A cinema, billiard room, music room, laundry, bodega, 2 en-suite bedrooms, and staff accommodation consisting of 2 separate bedrooms suites and a lounge with kitchen are located here and can be accessed independently of the main house. The 4/5 car garage is also on this level. On the lower level is a kitchen serving the 3 bedroom suites, all of which lead out to the decking in front of the lovely oriental garden where water features and impressive sculptures provide a very interesting scene in which to relax. This magnificent mansion within the luxury estate of La Zagaleta is an entirely unique property which provides elegance, luxury and security within it´s immaculate gardens. Call us today and we will arrange to accompany you to visit this stunning home.